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ALBUM REVIEW: The KVB, ‘Of Desire’

If there’s one thing that The KVB has mastered in their six years as a slinky shoegaze duo, it’s conjuring intrinsic nostalgia. With the release of their fourth album Of Desire, visions of goths grinding to new wave in grungy clubs play out in your memory, regardless of whether you’ve even witnessed that kind of phenomenon. Before lead singer Nicholas Daly even utters a bemoaned syllable on opening track “White Walls,” the heady, looping synth forms a prediction: is this The Cure? The Church? The specters of the 80s past…

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WATCH: Islander “New Wave” Music Video

Islander has released a new music video for their single, “New Wave.” The track is off their debut album, Violence & Destruction, which was released last July. Currently the band is support Papa Roach and Seether on tour. Islander will also be performing some festivals this coming year including Carolina Rebellion. You can check out the music video for “New Wave” below! If you want to listen to more music from Islander, you can purchase a CD here. If you want to catch them on tour, you can buy concert tickets…

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Tears For Fears Cover Arcade Fire

80’s new wave sensation Tears For Fears are ‘ready to start’ making new music! The band posted a cover of Arcade Fire’s “Ready To Start” today, which you can stream after the jump, with the following message: “Having appreciated artists like Kanye West, Katy Perry, Kimbra, Nas, Gary Jules/Michael Andrews, Adam Lambert & Dizzee Rascal covering & sampling our songs over the past years, we agreed that some reciprocal cross-generational love was in order. We decided to give Arcade Fire a twist of TFF. Enjoy.” You can purchase a CD…

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Matt Fazzi (A Great Big Pile Of Leaves) Talks Tears For Fears Inspiration

Matt Fazzi of A Great Big Pile Of Leaves recently spoke with music blog PropertyOfZack about one of his greatest inspirations, Tears For Fears. He discusses his longtime love for the group, how they transcended musical boundaries in the ’80s and how they continue to inspire him today. Check out what he had to say after the jump! A Great Big Pile Of Leaves just released their latest album You’re Always On My Mind. You can purchase a CD here and buy concert tickets here. Please follow and like us:

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