Bush Tetras: They Live In My Head [Album Review]

Bush TetrasThey Live In My HeadWharf Cat Records [2023] That this is only the third album from NYC band, Bush Tetras, belies the fact that the band’s remaining original members – guitarist Pat Place and vocalist Cynthia Sley – have been playing around the New York club scene since 1979; the label bio suggest the … Read more

Bush Tetras – “Heart Attack” – [Video]

Bush Tetras have announced their upcoming West Coast tour supporting their excellent Rhythm and Paranoia box set (Wharf Cat Records) with Steve Shelley (Sonic Youth) on drums. All upcoming shows & tour dates are listed below. Front-woman Cynthia Sley had this to say about the exciting times for the band and their upcoming tour with … Read more

Bambara – “Mythic Love” [Video]

Bambara recently announced their new mini-LP, Love on My Mind, and shared a video for opening single “Mythic Love” (featuring Bria Salmena). Already renowned for their sense of drama, Bambara have ratcheted up the theatrics once again with “Mythic Love,” bringing all of the hard-charging intensity of their celebrated Stray single “Serafina,” but leaving room … Read more

Fire Track: Lily Konigsberg – “That’s The Way I Like It”

Lily Konigsberg has announced her solo debut LP. You may know the name already as she is a member of Palberta. The solo album arrives after what has been a busy 18 months for Konigsberg, who released her first solo EP on long-time Palberta label Wharf Cat Records (Water From Your Eyes, Dougie Poole) to … Read more

Holy Motors: Horse [Album Review]

Holy MotorsHorseWharf Cat Records [2020] Estonia’s Holy Motors sophomore record, Horse, is an easy listen as singer/songwriter Eliann Tulve puts you into a perfect indie trance with her soft Mazzy Star like vocals. Combine this with the groups slight Americana twang and Horse quietly blows by like a lonely tumbleweed on a deserted highway. Holy … Read more

Profligate: Too Numb To Know (Blue Wax + 7″ | 50 Copies)

Our friends over at Wharf Cat Records have another solid indie record releasing this Friday (9/25) and we know you will want to add this super limited edition to your ever growing vinyl collection. The artist is Profligate, which is the vehicle of the talented Noah Anthony, and his new LP is Too Numb To … Read more

Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share

This week TFN is going to take you back to New York in the 70’s with the new wave of Public Practice, then a slice of catchy and straightforward indie rock from Chicago with Time Thieves and lastly if your missing the late night gigs at your local venue then check in on the gritty … Read more

Gong Gong Gong: Phantom Rhythm [Album Review]

Gong Gong Gong Phantom Rhythm Wharf Cat Records [2019] Who: Guitar-and-bass duo Gong Gong Gong are from Beijing’s underground indie scene and Phantom Rhythm is their debut LP. Sound: Phantom Rhythm is a psychedelic blues jam that also has an energetic jazz and surf background that is sewn together by Cantonese lyrics. TFN Final Take: … Read more

Bandcamp Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share

Bandcamp is such a great place for music discovery! Knowing what TFN readers like, we have searched the vast pages and recent submissions to offer up a nice selection of new music for you this week. Three artists today that might be your new favorite is a guitar-bass due from China, psychedelic soul from New … Read more