Video Premiere: Petridisch’s ‘Delphinium Event’

Video Premiere: Petridisch’s ‘Delphinium Event’

Tonight, we're excited to premiere the visual album for Delphinium Event, the latest ambient EP from experimental artist and COUNTERZINE regular Petridisch.     The third in a series of 'events', following Blue Event on Infinite Sync Studios, later reissued on Petridisch's own label Fish Prints (which Petridisch kindly broke down for us last year), and Malaise Event on Houdini Mansions, Delphinium [...]

Video Premiere: Red Pants’ “Humming”

Video Premiere: Red Pants’ “Humming”

We are stoked (yes, stoked) to share with you the music video for "Humming", the latest track from COUNTERZINE favorite lo-fi rocker Red Pants, featuring guillaume AltamirA. Following last year's brilliant Distortion and Snow (which we were also fortunate enough to premiere), DIY enthusiast Jason Lambeth (Red Pants, as well as the owner of Painted Blonde) is [...]

Track Premiere: Boy Romeo’s “Sophie”

Track Premiere: Boy Romeo’s “Sophie”

Today, we're delighted to premiere "Sophie", the newest single from Chicago power pop act Boy Romeo.     The second single from Boy Romeo's upcoming sophomore LP Pure Soul following "Let's Roll", "Sophie" is a bouncy and infectious pop tune with a dark but playful wit. The lyrics namely reference the tarot reading of the reversed seven [...]

Track Premiere: Twilight Rays’ “Moonlight”

Track Premiere: Twilight Rays’ “Moonlight”

Today, we're thrilled to premiere the latest track from Los Angeles shoegaze band Twilight Rays, "Moonlight".     Twilight Rays, formerly The Asteroid Shop and brainchild of guitarist/vocalist/synth player Eric Brendo, come through with "Moonlight", a gorgeous, shimmering piece of dreamy rock where guitars twinkle like stars in the night sky, the vocals are exhausted [...]

Video Premiere: Fern Mayo’s “Echo”

Video Premiere: Fern Mayo’s “Echo”

Today, we're excited to premiere the new music video for "Echo", from Brooklyn indie rocker Katie Capri, aka Fern Mayo. Premiered by Stereogum last year, "Echo" is bottled-up emotion profusely spurting out after too much pressure has built up: verses leak out as tense, pained wails without pauses, words oscillating and bleeding into each other with no [...]

Track Premiere: Carter Fox’s “Sidewinder”

Track Premiere: Carter Fox’s “Sidewinder”

Today, we're thrilled to premiere the newest single from Philadelphia bassist and producer Carter Fox, "Sidewinder".     "Sidewinder" comes from Fox's upcoming Minecraft-inspired project Cartercraft, following the title track, "Cavediver", "Nethergate", and "Zombies in the Forest". An avid gamer, Fox describes the track as an invitation for the listener "to chill out, sit back, relax [...]

Cathedral Bells’ Matt Messore Embraces Home Recording, Prepares to Release Debut Album ‘Velvet Spirit’, Shares “Disconnected”

Cathedral Bells’ Matt Messore Embraces Home Recording, Prepares to Release Debut Album ‘Velvet Spirit’, Shares “Disconnected”

Cathedral Bells is the dream pop project of Matthew Messore, formerly of Dear Tracks. Having received pre-release coverage from the likes of Poule d'Or, We All Want Someone to Shout For, and Frontrunner Magazine, Cathedral Bells look to drop their debut album 'Velvet Spirit' this March. We asked Matt about his influences, what differentiates Cathedral [...]

Video Premiere: The Lice’s “Serial Killer”

Video Premiere: The Lice’s “Serial Killer”

Today, we're thrilled to premiere the music video for Long Beach weird punks The Lice's "Serial Killer". The first single from the band's upcoming 2020 LP Hoarder House UFO on Fork in the Outlet Records, "Serial Killer" is sure to please fans familiar with their past work, particularly last year's JK Ultra, which saw the band inch [...]

Track Premiere: James V’s “Saria’s Song”

Track Premiere: James V’s “Saria’s Song”

While another famed Nintendo franchise takes center stage on its launch day today, that doesn't mean we can't bask in a little Zelda love as well. Today, we have the pleasure of sharing with you James V's art rock interpretation of iconic Zelda tune "Saria's Song".   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ljqe4Nj7nBA   Also known as the 'Lost Woods [...]

Video Premiere: Hazel Iris’ “Folk”

Video Premiere: Hazel Iris’ “Folk”

Today, we're honored to premiere the brand new music video by folk/art pop artist Hazel Iris, appropriately titled "Folk". The song itself from Iris' 2018 album Nine Sisters, as well as an eight-part conceptual vaudeville inspired project entitled The Story of Lily, which "tells the story of a single individual who ventures out into the world alone, complete [...]