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RE-TROS PREMIERES NEW SINGLE RED RUM AVIV VIA CONSEQUENCE OF SOUND
Re-TROS are looking to extend their influence on their new album, Before the Applause. Due to arrive September 22nd via Modern Sky Records, it was recorded and mixed by Hector Castillo (David Bowie, Björk) in Beijing and Brooklyn. The nine-track effort is said to have incorporated “more experimental, electronic soundscapes,” and their latest single “Red Rum Aviv” drives this point home. A manic, colorful rush for over five minutes, there’s layered waves of rolling percussion, sizzling and driving guitars, and elastic vocals that seem to stretch in all directions.
BURGER RECORDS AND MODERN SKY USA ANNOUNCE BURGER BEACH BASH ON CONEY ISLAND JULY 22 AT THE CONEY ART WALLS VIA BROOKLYN VEGAN!
The Burger Beach Bash is returning to Coney Island with a new location but same party rock n’ roll attitude. The 2017 edition, which is co-presented by Modern Sky, happens July 22 at Coney Art Walls (3050 Stillwell Ave) and the initial lineup includes California punk legends The Zeros, as well as Nobunny, Habibi, Sunflower Bean, Chinese post-punk band Re-TROS, Daddy Long Legs, Surfbort, Mattiel, Brian Hill & The Noh Starrs, plus DJ sets from Jonathan Toubin and Burger domos Sean Bohrman and Lee Rickard. The Burger Beach Bash is hosted by Randy Jones aka the original Cowboy in The Village People, and more bands are still to be announced. Tickets are on sale now.
RE-TROS PREMIERES NEW SINGLE “AT MOSP HERE ” VIA NEW NOISE MAGAZINE. PRE-ORDER THE LIMITED EDITION 10 INCH VINYL HERE VIA MODERN SKY USA.
We’re pleased to bring you the premiere of Chinese trio Re-TROS’ new song “At Mosp Here”. The track is taken from the band’s forthcoming album Before The Applause, which is scheduled to be released onSeptember 22nd through Modern Sky USA.
THE MYSTERY LIGHTS ANNOUNCE 3 NEW EU DATES WITH KING GIZZARD AND THE LIZARD WIZARD!
Full dates below: 20.6.2017 @ Paradiso, Amsterdam (NL) 21.6.2017 @ De Kreun, Kortrijk (BE) 22.6.2017 @ Cabaret Sauvage, Paris (FR)
BRIAN HILL AND THE NOH STARRS ANNOUNCE SECOND SINGLE “WHO IS WHO,” SHARE VIDEO VIA IMPOSE MAGAZINE
Brian Hill has just released a brand new music video, and Impose Magazine hasthe exclusive premiere. He used to work as a studio musician that would play guitar for different bands on tour, but since then he’s started writing his own songs and playing his own music. The new music video is for his track, “Who is Who,” and there’s just something about this video that brings you back in time.
COTILLON PREMIERES NEW MUSIC VIDEO FOR “I LIKE PEOPLE” VIA IMPOSE MAGAZINE, DIRECTED BY THE TALENTED LAURA-LYNN PETRICK
Cotillon is the brilliant artists merging inspirations from both the east and west coast USA and Japanese cultures–parts of the hemisphere he’s spent much time in. His sophomore LP The Afternoons (out now on Burger Records/ Modern Sky USA) is inspired by big city living, French new wave, Japanese literature, uppers, downers and, of course, romance.
THE BILLBOARDS ARE UP ALL OVER MANHATTAN FOR OUR NEW COLLABORATION WITH LULULEMON
Lululemon is honoring yoga in all its forms by taking practice off the mat. Practice in action leads to a purposeful life. “I did not discover my true self when I was playing piano. I was born to rock and that is the true me. Now, I feel like I have been opened up. And … Continue reading "THE BILLBOARDS ARE UP ALL OVER MANHATTAN FOR OUR NEW COLLABORATION WITH LULULEMON"
CALVIN LOVE PREMIERES NEW VIDEO FOR “WEHN YOU’RE NOT LOOKING” VIA NORTHER TRANSMISSIONS
A veteran of the Edmonton scene that brought us indie rockers Mac DeMarco, Alex Calder, and Sean Nicholas Savage. Calvin Love recently released his latest EP Ecdysis on Modern Sky USA! Today, he is debuting his brand new video for the single “When You’re Not Looking”, which was directed, filmed, and edited by Alexander Zen.
COTILLON SHARE JAPANESE TOUR DIARY VIA POND MAGAZINE
In the Spring of 2017 Jordan Corso and friends toured Asia behind Cotillon's sophomore effort The Afternoons, released on April 18th on Modern Sky USA. Check out photographs from 8 disposable cameras that Cotillon used to capture the Japanese leg of their Asia tour!
MODERN SKY USA ANNOUNCES NEW SIGNING OF BRIAN HILL AND THE NOH STARRS + DEBUT VIDEO PREMIERE VIA NEW YORK CITY’S OFFICE MAG
Click link for full interview with Brian Hill himself, by Jason Grissell of New York City’s Office Mag!
THE MYSTERY LIGHTS PERFORM AT THE 2017 PRIMAVERA MUSIC FESTIVAL IN BARCELONA!
Catch The Mystery Lights Sunday June 4th on the SEAT stage at 18:20!