Wow! Already half way through 2016! It’s been a very good year for NEW MUSIC so far, so we’re taking this week to pay our respects to some of the best of it. We open with a set of weirdo pop and indie rock featuring heavy-hitters like HOOPS, DRUG PIZZA, THE WORLD, THE BIBS… oh my! Then we hit you with the loud/fast stuff, like tracks from KALEIDOSCOPE, LEMONADE, RADIATION RISKS, JJ DOLL… it’s just crazy. So listen hard and listen good, my dearies!
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The Prits – David Dashington
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