Category: New Releases

Haley Bonar

Haley Bonar – Impossible Dream

haleybonar.com Impossible Dream, by Haley Bonar, was released on August 5, 2016. The album is a collection of  stories, and it is Bonar’s 7th studio album. Haley Bonar currently resides in St. Paul, MN. “Hometown” begins with a plodding beat, vocals washed in reverb, and live drums that stay in...

heart - beautiful album cover art rectangle

Heart – Beautiful Broken

Image from musicexistence.com Beautiful Broken is the 16th album by Heart, released July 8, 2016, on Concord Records. Dang, the Wilson sisters rock, but there’s a reason they’ve been inducted into the Rock n’Roll Hall of Fame! The album was produced by the talented, Nancy Wilson, and Heart’s bassist, Dan Rothchild....

sean mcconnell rectangle image

Sean McConnell – Sean McConnell

  Image from musicrow.com Sean McConnell’s self-titled album was released on July 8, 2016 for Rounder Records. The singer-songwriter music blends folk, rock, Americana, and country styles. McConnell has written songs for  Tim McGraw, Christina Aguilera, Meat Loaf, Plain White T’s, and the TV show Nashville. The album begins with “Holy...

Nothing's Real

Shura – Nothing’s Real

  Image from galoremag.com Shura’s “Nothing’s Real,” was released July 8, 2016, on Polydor Records.  The 25-year-old’s debut album is a collection of consumable electro-pop, heavily influenced by the 80s.  Shura is a singer, songwriter, and producer, who grew up in Manchester. The album begins with “[i]”, an instrumental that reminds...

M83 Junk Album Cover rectangle

M83 – Junk

  Image from sfgate.com M83’s album, Junk, was released on April 8, 2016 by Naïve Records in France, and Mute Records in the U.S. The band is fronted by Anthony Gonzalez with electro-pop music in the vein of Daft Punk.  Junk contains many musical genres and does a good job...