Category: SOUNDS

Reviews of music from global submissions, Facebook trolling, and spending time at way too many concerts.

Oct 31
[PREMIERE] Kira Metcalf // Sally’s Song

So pleased and honoured to share the brand new track, “Sally’s…

Oct 31
[PREMIERE] Stray Cats Shorts: Goth Kid

Happy Halloween, ya freaks! Our favorite multi-hyphenate Gillian Visco is back with a…

Oct 27
[REVIEW] The Mall // St. Louis, Mo.

Did you miss us, baby? No really, did you miss us? Did Covid-19 knock you down and…

Sep 13
[REVIEW] Sealife // Beat Queen (5 Minute Album)

We’ve been fans of Sealife for quite some time on the Left Bank—their music…

Sep 04
[PREMIERE] Novaa // The Futurist

Berlin-based experimental pop artist Novaa (and our new favorite artist) provides an…

Sep 02
[LIVE] yllwblly: “Your Heart Darkens”

We are ecstatic to share this intimate live video of “Your Heart Darkens”…

Aug 28
[PREMIERE] Celeste Krishna & Monarchs / Back It Up

We are beyond thrilled to share the newest release of soulful indie folk singer…

Jul 24
Sounds x Premiere: Monograms // Lines

One of our favorite Brooklyn-based bands, Monograms, has just released a new track and…

Jul 10
Sounds x Premiere: Goldilocks // Bañador

Our fave reggaeton artist Goldilocks has just released a banger of a single off of her…

Jul 08
Video premiere: Vaeda Black x Saverio // Cigs

OMG. This song and video couldn’t be more representative of today’s…

Jul 04
Sounds x Fourth of July: Father Space Cadet // AMERICA’S FUNHOUSE

We’ve been premiering/sharing playlists from Father Space Cadet for a few months…

Jun 02
Mixtape: Black and PROUD

As a woman of color I couldn’t be more proud to have this platform to propel the…

May 21
In Conversation with The SoapGirls

If you’ve never heard of The SoapGirls, prepare to be astounded. Noemie Debray…

May 20
Neelam Khan Vela: Documenting life on the road

It’s absolutely fitting to describe Neelam Khan Vela as a music photography…

May 20
The Orielles: the Halifax trio taking over the world (and the universe)

Words by Janelle Borg The Orielles are a British indie-rock band that is going from…

May 19
Sounds: CHARMPIT // Wild Wild Westfield

“Montage!” the lead singer of CHARMPIT shouts before a short, surfy guitar solo leads…

May 19
Video: Abbie Ozard // Crocodile Tears (Official Video)

How much does effortful emotional rejection really free the rejector? That seems to be…

May 19
Sounds: Sealife // Night Flower [official video]

Thus Sealife—Seattle-based solo project by Brennan Moring—describes their sophomore…

May 15
Premiere: Sally Haze // All That Matters

We are absolutely stoked to premiere this new track by our new favorite band Sally…

May 13
Sounds: Duet for Theremin and Lap Steel [ambient]

Ambient meditations are post-war timeless. Think the Berlin-trilogy-era sound…

May 13
Sounds x Video: The Strokes // Bad Decisions

The Strokes are back, baby! Harkening back to their older sound (circa Is This It,…

May 13
Sounds x Review: CocoRosie // Restless

A semi-epic story of folly in love’s blindness, CocoRosie’s…

May 13
TL;DR review: SIS // Hold It Against You

tl;dr 3 emoji review: 😢 🏄‍♂️ 🌴 Who: SIS New nickname: Morrissey on a Surfboard Where:…

May 13
Video: PRIG // Plants

Disaffection reigned in ’90s lo-fi, and its reach—with cheery pop guitars, punk…

May 13
R8: Black Beach Baby // Hold On

Royally obsessed with this tune by Stockholm-based Black Beach Baby. The indie rock…

May 13
Sounds: Yune // Odd One Out

Words by Lane Dombois The foundation of Danish indie quintet Yune’s new single…

May 13
Mixtape: Father Space Cadet’s Quarantine Dance Party

Words by Father Space Cadet Hello all my space kittens! If you’re like me,…

May 13
Video: archmotors // Space

Left Bank Magazine was started some 6 odd years ago to surface the artistic talent…

May 13
Left Bank Music Industry News | Week of May 11, 2020

Join our host Rebecca Sansom, Founder of Blonde Artist Management, as she recaps top…

May 13
Left Bank News Week of May 4, 2020

Join our host Rebecca Sansom, Founder of Blonde Artist Management, as she recaps top…