Mind Equals Blown

Mind Equals Blown

Staff Picks – April 2015


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  • Smallpools’ LOVETAP!


    It all started with a little song called “Dreaming” for Los Angeles indie pop band Smallpools to have the door opened to a promising musical career. While the single could’ve easily been a one hit wonder, the band proved that they are more than “that-one-song-on-the-radio: with followup singles “Killer Whales” and later with “Karaoke”. Despite taking an extra…

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  • Brand New Release First New Song In Six Years, “Mene”

    Brand New

    The Scoop: Well, it has finally happened. Brand New has released their first new song in over six years, “Mene”. The Spin: Stream the new song over on the band’s website. The song will be available for purchase on Wednesday. The Question: What do you think of the new song? Let us know in the…

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  • Toro y Moi – What For


    Walk into your local Forever 21, American Eagle, what have you, and you’re sure to feel the breeze from the adolescence blowing by you. Being a fan of these clothing retailers, you learn to really embrace the “vibe” they aim to send off. Cool clothing for cool kids who listen to cool music, nothing wrong…

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  • Hotel Books: Run Wild, Young Beauty

    Hotel Books - Promo

    Anybody that’s ever listened to sad music has their “go-to” album in times of distress. For me, it tends to go back and forth between Brand New’s The Devil & God Are Raging Inside Me and Dashboard Confessional’s The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most — albums by bands known for their poetic…

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  • The Mindsweep Tour @ TLA


    A few months ago, Enter Shikari announced their next worldwide tour, on which they were to promote their great new record The Mindsweep. The lineup of the North American leg ended up being one of the best tour packages in a long time. At the show at the TLA in Philadelphia, support came from Stray From The Path, A Lot…

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  • Gallows – Desolation Sounds


    Desolation Sounds ends with a single second of screeching white noise after the soft-picked outro of “Swan Song” has faded. The last breath of the album finds Gallows reminding the listener that they have reign over the noise. This, the band’s second album with a reformed lineup, lives its title’s mission by seeking out emptiness…

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  • Come And Rest Announce New EP, Releases New Single And Music Video

    Come and Rest

    The Scoop: Post Hardcore outfit, Come And Rest have announced the release of their new EP Blacklist on May 12th. The Spin: The announcement is also accompanied by the release of their music video for their new single “Slowburn”. It is rip-roaring burst of honest aggression and emotional catharsis. Watch the music video below. “The weight between…

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  • Tyler, The Creator Announces Cherry Bomb Out April 13th

    Cherry Bomb

    The Scoop: Tyler, The Creator has announced that his newest album, Cherry Bomb will be released in a week. April 13th to be exact. The rapper also announced his new Golf Media app which can be downloaded here. The Spin: Pre-order the new album via iTunes. Also, watch the video for the track “Fucking Young”…

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