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The Snap: Melted Toys is a quartet form San Francisco that turns its attention towards the sound of the eighties – more precisely, to the sound of synth pop. Jumpy beats, fun, catchy melodies, flowy guitars and, of ...
Melted Toys Review

So Mellow They Start to Melt: A Melted Toys Review

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The Snap: Melted Toys is a quartet form San Francisco that turns its attention towards the sound of the eighties – more precisely, to the sound of synth pop. Jumpy beats, fun, catchy melodies, flowy guitars and, of course, extensive use of synthesizers are all the qualities of their music that will make you have [&hellip
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The Snap: Atmosphere, the long-running hip-hop legends hailing from Minneapolis, have released their 7th studio album, Southsiders. Frontman Slug continues to prove that he’s one of the best songwriters in the last 20 ...
After 25 years, not a whole lot has changed - and that’s not a bad thing

Atmosphere Provides Another Classic Album with ‘Southsiders’

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The Snap: Atmosphere, the long-running hip-hop legends hailing from Minneapolis, have released their 7th studio album, Southsiders. Frontman Slug continues to prove that he’s one of the best songwriters in the last 20 years, and continues to direct the lyrics towards more mature themes like family, conquering inner-demons, and death. So
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The Snap: The War on Drugs, a Philadelphia-based rock group originally formed by Kurt Vile and Adam Granduciel, have released their third studio album, “Lost in the Dream”. While it sounds more like a record from the ...
A serious 'Album of the Year' contender.

The War on Drugs Release New Album, “Lost in the Dream”

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The Snap: The War on Drugs, a Philadelphia-based rock group originally formed by Kurt Vile and Adam Granduciel, have released their third studio album, “Lost in the Dream”. While it sounds more like a record from the 1980’s than a modern day LP, the album is an instant classic that rivals the legends it was [&hellip
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The Snap: Perfect Pussy -- the lo-fi punk band that receives more attention for their name than their music -- have made their upcoming album, Say Yes to Love, available to stream via NPR. Continuing with the distorted ...
If you enjoy vocals you can't understand, this album is for you!

Stream Perfect Pussy’s Distorted New Album ‘Say Yes to Love’

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The Snap: Perfect Pussy — the lo-fi punk band that receives more attention for their name than their music — have made their upcoming album, Say Yes to Love, available to stream via NPR. Continuing with the distorted and chaotic sound of their previously released singles — “Driver” and “Interference Fi
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The Snap: Netflix has released the second season of their critically acclaimed series, House of Cards. The first season delivered an Emmy to Netflix -- the first time the award has ever been given to an online service -- ...
Frank Underwood is my hero, and I really hate politics.

House of Cards Season 2: Holy Sh*t!

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The Snap: Netflix has released the second season of their critically acclaimed series, House of Cards. The first season delivered an Emmy to Netflix — the first time the award has ever been given to an online service — and the series has already been picked up for a third season. Season two of House [&hellip
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The Snap: Sun Kil Moon has released his highly anticipated sixth studio album, Benji. Continuing with Mark Kozelek’s distinct vocals and uncommon lyrical approach, the new LP is packed with songs about life, death, ...
Get ready to take part in the beautiful sadness that is Benji.

Sun Kil Moon’s ‘Benji’ is a Masterpiece That Took a Lifetime to Make

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The Snap: Sun Kil Moon has released his highly anticipated sixth studio album, Benji. Continuing with Mark Kozelek’s distinct vocals and uncommon lyrical approach, the new LP is packed with songs about life, death, family, friends, and everything in between. You can purchase Benji from iTunes. The Download: It’s no secret that I’ve
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The Snap: Against Me!, the longtime Florida-based punk band, have officially released their sixth studio album, Transgender Dysphoria Blues. While the band's new LP may have lost some of the aggressive edge of their ...
Say hello to the best punk album of the year (so far)!

New Album from Against Me! — ‘Transgender Dysphoria Blues’

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The Snap: Against Me!, the longtime Florida-based punk band, have officially released their sixth studio album, Transgender Dysphoria Blues. While the band’s new LP may have lost some of the aggressive edge of their previous albums, the passion, lyrics, and intensity are stronger than ever. Transgender Dysphoria Blues is available t
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The Snap: Beats Audio -- you know, the company that pumps out those obnoxious, overpriced celebrity-endorsed headphones -- has officially launched their new online streaming service, Beats Music. The company is taking a ...
Do we really need another music streaming service? No, we don't.

Beats Audio Launches New Music Streaming App

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The Snap: Beats Audio — you know, the company that pumps out those obnoxious, overpriced celebrity-endorsed headphones — has officially launched their new online streaming service, Beats Music. The company is taking a huge risk by joining an already developed — and saturated — market without a free subscription ava
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The Snap: Indie rock group Warpaint are planning to release their upcoming self-titled album on January 21st, but the entire LP is available to stream right now (). Warpaint features both recently released singles -- ...
Everyone likes sexy music every now and then

Stream Warpaint’s Upcoming Album

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The Snap: Indie rock group Warpaint are planning to release their upcoming self-titled album on January 21st, but the entire LP is available to stream right now (). Warpaint features both recently released singles — “Love is to Die” and “Biggy” — and continues to carry the sexy, slightly spooky, and

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