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Premiere: “On/Off” by PLOY

July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

We’re proud to premiere PLOY’s next-to-last song in the duo’s Summer Songs series. “On/Off” features a rhythmic synth line with a soulful hook, all while maintaining its infectious groove that we’ve grown to expect from PLOY’s Gil Wojcik...

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Today we’re premiering Teen Mom’s new song “I’m in Love with His Dreams.” The track is one of two songs the band recorded over a weekend in February with Thomas Orgren (Typefighter) in his Arlington studio. They...

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Today is already shaping up to be a great day. Power trio Ex Hex has not only announced its debut album, called Rips (out October 7 via Merge Records), but also unveiled a new song...

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Photo by Matthew Brazier One success story of 2014 is The Sea Life’s exponential growth. In just a few short months, the band had not only sold-out the prestigious 9:30 Club but also the Black Cat for its single release show....

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DCMD is proud to premiere Wanted Man‘s brazen track, “I’m Gonna Go Out With the Planet”. The group has spent the last few months recording songs for a full-length album, and today the District is finally getting a...

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Prior to last week I haven’t heard of Canine Teeth until “Shape Up” appeared on my radar. The D.C.-based act has collaborated with several local bands and artists like ACME and Yomimbi on various remixes, but for “Shape...

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New Music: “Scars” by GEMS

June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month we spoke with GEMS’ Lindsay Pitts and Cliff Usher about the new songs they planned to release this year. The details were pretty foggy about when that would happen, but last night the band...

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New Music: “Sunset Love” by PLOY

June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Photo Credit: Erik Hoffman Instead of putting out an official EP, Hyattsville electronic duo PLOY is taking a different approach to releasing music. For the month of July, Gil Wojcik and Justin Victoria will unveil a new song every...

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Honest Haloway‘s summer is looking pretty bright at the moment. The D.C. electronic trio has a new release, Perigee, coming out soon and a big show scheduled next month to celebrate their EP’s debut single “Eyes...

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New Music: “Doctor” by Priests

May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get ready-Priests’ forthcoming debut album, Bodies And Control And Money And Power, will be released in just a matter of weeks via Don Giovanni. The quartet first unveiled the catchy number “Right Wing” back in March...

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New Music: “Friend Of A Friend” by PLOY

April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

PLOY’s success can not only be attributed to the quality of the duo’s music, but also how consistent they’ve been with releasing songs. This morning, the Hyattsville-based electronic act unveiled their latest single via SoundCloud and Bandcamp called...

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New Music: “Chalon” by Brett

April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rejoice Brett fans-the D.C. synth-pop outfit is back with new music. This morning, the group has unveiled a gem from their first full-length that’s slated to be released in May via pop label Cascine. “Chalon” is...

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As Deleted Scenes’ album release draws near, the quartet continues to unveil new gems from Lithium Burn. This afternoon the band premiered yet another brilliant song from the album, called “House of Dust”. Deleted Scenes...

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Although it’s only April, 2014 is shaping up to be another great year for D.C.’s electronic music scene. Local stalwarts like Outputmessage and newcomers Cavale have released great albums this year that were both ambitious...

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New Music: “Modern Love” by Furniteur

March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Attention Brett fans-there’s a new act in town who you might have a new affinity for. Furniteur is the solo project of D.C. musician Brittany Sims, who just premiered her first single called “Modern Love”. The...

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New Music: “Ruin” by VEDAS

March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s rare to see a new band premiere its first song on a national outlet, but that’s exactly what dream-pop duo VEDAS did when Nylon featured the single “Ruin”. Within a few seconds, the seducing drums and vocals sweep...

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