new music

More great music videos from local artists Skating Polly, Belgian Fog

We have been talking about a lot of great new music videos from Locals Only favorites lately. Sol released an instant classic last week for his song "If You Don't Call." Damien Jurado had a very scenic video for his new song "Over Rainbows and Rainier" that featured plenty of epic drone shots of...
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Pearl Jam

LISTEN: Pearl Jam Share New Song, "Can't Deny Me"

Over the weekend, Pearl Jam’s Ten Club fan club were treated to a new song called “Can’t Deny Me," and now, the song is available for all to hear. This is the first original song the band’s shared since 2013’s 'Lightning Bolt.' So yeah, it's kind of a big deal.
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Smashing Pumpkins

Billy Corgan: Smashing Pumpkins Have 2 New EPs On The Way

Billy Corgan says the Smashing Pumpkins are putting finishing touches on not just one but two new EPs, sharing the song titles for fans who might have missed them when they were first announced.
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Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda Shares New Music at Surprise Fan Meetup

Last night (March 8) in West Hollywood, Linkin Park 's Mike Shinoda held an impromptu fan meetup outside the former Tower Records building on Sunset Boulevard after putting out a call on social media.
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International Women’s Day: The badass women making waves in the Alternative world

It's International Women's Day! A global celebration of the social, cultural, economic and political achievements of women, and we have some crazy talented, driven and fierce women blowing up the Alternative Music scene! Let's start with one of my personal favorites, Bishop Briggs . Bishop is a...
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Locals Only Playlist: March 4 with Jason McCue

It seems like there is great new music for Locals Only every week right now. Sunday night I played new songs from Skating Polly , Sol , The Moondoggies , Hibou , and Ruler . Locals artist Jason McCue also stopped by to play some new tracks from his album as well as give us an in-studio performance...
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Damien Jurado announced new album: The Horizon Just Laughed

There is a new Damien Jurado song here and more on the way soon. On Tuesday, Seattle artist (and my favorite songwriter) Damien Jurado announced the release of his new album The Horizon Just Laughed due out on Secretly Canadian May 4th. Listen to the Locals Only Podcast This will be Jurado's 13th...
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LISTEN TO THIS: Sick In Bed by The Moondoggies

Look, if The Moondoggies are going to keep releasing new music I am most certainly going to keep talking about it and playing it on Locals Only (Sundays from 8-10PM). About a month ago it was announced that Everett band The Moondoggies would be releasing their new album A Love Sleeps Deep on Hardly...
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Run The Jewels remixed "Supercut" by Lorde and it's pretty good

Run The Jewels are great. Lorde is great. The rap duo and Kiwi pop princess make for unlikely companions, but as they start their tour of North America with Mitski (beginning in Seattle on March 9), their pairing starts to make a lot of sense. RELATED: Hear First Aid Kit's Folksy Cover of Lorde's "...
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GO TO THIS SHOW: Cuff Lynx and Chong The Nomad duel EP release

It wasn't long ago that I had Austin Santiago on Locals Only. One of the many cool things Austin does for a living is run Build Strong where he manages artists like Cuff Lynx and Chong The Nomad. I mention these two specifically because this Saturday night (2/24), both of them will be releasing...
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