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iNTeLL BIO Born & raised in Staten Island, New York the eldest son of U-God, from the Wu-Tang Clan, had an upbringing that was far from normal. On March 13th of ’94, while being escorted to a birthday party, a young Dontae Hawkins was shot through the abdomen. The bullet came from a nearby crossfire shooting. After several operations & years of physical […]

2nd Generation WU



    alisonmoyet.com Alison Moyet is a Basildon girl born to a French father and English mother. Having left school at 16, she began her musical journey in punk bands and on the Canvey Island pub rock scene. Her piano tuning studies came to an abrupt halt when ‘Only You’ became a […]

Alison Moyet


New Single “Summer’s Over” Wistfully Mourns 2020 “How much time did we lose? Is everyone here?” mulls Animalweapon’s hugely evocative new  single “Summer’s Over.” Released by Polychromatic Records on Oct. 9, it’s an intimate whisper  with universal resonance.  “It’s very much a song for this moment,” said Patrick Cortes, aka […]

Animalweapon



Peter Murphy Daniel AshDavid JKevin Haskins “Bauhaus always sought to conjure something more esoteric and enigmatic — ‘She’s in Parties,’ ‘Dark Entries,’ ‘Kick in the Eye,’ ‘All We Ever Wanted Was Everything,’ ‘Slice of Life,’ and even the cover of ‘Ziggy Stardust’ (one of the best cover songs of all time) […]

Bauhaus


“Honestly, my entire life, I’ve wondered who the heck is the type of person that drinks cocktails at hotels in Manhattan. Yet, I somehow found myself there, stirring the ice in my $20 cocktail and thinking about why I’m always following the type of love that I know is going […]

Best Ex


“The night is short. It weighs heavy, but the light always awaits us,” begins the tagline from vocalist Chibi about THE BIRTHDAY MASSACRE’s eighth album DIAMONDS (Metropolis Records; release date: March 27, 2020). A darkly poetic line which could easily describe the band and their music.  While often exploring the lower octaves with minor chords and midnight […]

The Birthday Massacre


Andy Rourke has teamed up with British, LA based frontman / guitarist KAV to launch new band “Blitz Vega”.   The band are based between LA & NYC. They recorded their debut Album in LA, produced by Sadaharu Yagi. Music-wise think big driving tracks, guitar hooks, heavy beats, loops and […]

Blitz Vega (feat. Andy Rourke of The Smiths and Kav ...



“When the three of us get together, we love putting smiles on peoples’ faces and seeing them dancing and having a great time,” says Sarah Grace Buckley of Australian sibling trio The Buckleys. “Music is so powerful, and making people happy and making memories is definitely a place that we […]

The Buckleys


    chuckraganmusic.com   Chuck Ragan’s bracing new release Till Midnight once again confirms what the iconoclastic singer-songwriter’s fans have known all along: that he’s a deeply compelling songwriter and an effortlessly charismatic performer, as well as a true believer in music’s ability to illuminate and inspire. Till Midnight‘s ten typically impassioned new Ragan […]

Chuck Ragan


Island Records/UMe are proud to announce the release of remastered and expanded versions of No Need to Argue by The Cranberries on September 18th. Originally released in 1994, No Need To Argue was the band’s biggest selling album with global sales in excess of 17 million and contained the band’s most commercially successful single “Zombie.” The video for […]

The Cranberries “No Need To Argue” Reissue


Mater Dolorosa, “Our Lady Of Sorrows”, the incarnation of Mary pierced through the heart with seven swords, is a fitting title and matron for the solo debut of CrowJane. LA Punk Legend Paul Roessler (Screamers, Nina Hagen, 45 Grave, Deadbeats), after becoming close friends with CrowJane while recording her band […]

CrowJane



“The project is called Dark Mark vs. Skeleton Joe (DMvsSJ) because we both have assumed these alter egos over the years,” says former The Icarus Line frontman Joe Cardamone to Rolling Stone about his new band which also features Screaming Trees’ Mark Lanegan. “The material we wanted to do together […]

Dark Mark vs. Skeleton Joe (feat. Mark Lanegan and Joe ...


Since their inception in Melbourne in 1981, Dead Can Dance have been informed by folk traditions from all over Europe, not just solely in terms of instrumentation, but also by secular, religious and spiritual practices. The story to their forthcoming album Dionysus took shape as Brendan Perry became fascinated by […]

Dead Can Dance


Santa Monica, CA – April 17, 2020 – Supertonic is a special kind of Diana Ross magic. Absolutely authentic, it’s her voice, her electrifying sound. This music has no boundaries, blending the past and the now in this new collection. On May 29, the digital release of Supertonic, featuring new […]

Diana Ross


“… this certified bop blends elements of pop, rock, and dance with an infectious beat… damn, we are definitely here for it. ”  – OUT Magazine  “…  an effectively seductive and posturing modern R&B jam.” – PopMatters “Locke dazzles… This Houston native brings the funk!” – AFROPUNK BIOGRAPHY: Doug Locke is a Black actor […]

Doug Locke



“The Plague Garden would never have come to life in this incarnation were it not for the 2020 plague, which is not to say that I am thanking the plague for the album,” smirks Ryder Cooley, self-proclaimed “Faerie Queen” of New York-based dark carnival band The Dust Bowl Faeries. Their […]

The Dust Bowl Faeries


Carving out a genre-defying space for themselves in our musical landscape, Elder Island captivate with shapeshifting songs wherein textures matter as much as melodies, and lyrics are littered with crypticism. The trio’s music cherry-picks and transforms elements from genres as diverse as electronica, house, pop and neo-soul. The result is […]

Elder Island


    electricsix.com   The Devil has always been there. He is the great outsider, the original iconoclast. He is a conniving little jerk and never seems to tire of giving humanity a wedgie or a wet willie just for a laugh. The Devil is capable of taking many forms. He can […]

Electric Six


Engelbert Humperdinck never wanted to be a singer. A career in music, yes, but he was extraordinarily shy. The youngest boy of a family of ten children originally from Leicester, England, he grew up in Madras, India, where his father was stationed during World War II. Engelbert’s childhood was dominated […]

Engelbert Humperdinck



  In 2015, the ground started to fall from under Rou Reynolds’ feet. He’d been having occasional panic attacks for years, but hadn’t put a name to the problem until that brutal summer. Frayed by touring and heavy professional expectations, he started self-medicating, which backfired massively. “The anxiety I get […]

Enter Shikari


For Frank Iero, making music has always been a coping mechanism. But it’s also much more than just a way of dealing with the hardships of life – it’s a means of stepping back to take in the hurricane that is life, both in all its glory and devastation and […]

Frank Iero and the Future Violents


The iconic Frankie Goes to Hollywood will be reissuing their catalog of releases on CD and vinyl on January 22, 2021 (it will be released everywhere else on Dec. 11, 2020). Their legendary debut Welcome to the Pleasuredome was produced by Trevor Horn and originally released on October 29, 1984. A chart topping […]

Frankie Goes to Hollywood – Reissues


    gangoffour.co.uk   Pioneering post-punk band, the Gang of Four were formed in the bricolage punk rock fallout culture of late seventies Leeds—a place where art was a mirror and guitars were machine guns. Gang of Four tore up the template and made sense of the question marks thrown up by […]

Gang of Four



Testimony Gloria Gaynor will tell you, “I have more than survived. I have thrived.” Indeed, an optimistic message accentuates her new gospel album, Testimony, and it’s delivered with the exhilarating vocals that have become the legendary performer’s trademark. “I named this album Testimony because that’s what it is. It’s my […]

Gloria Gaynor


Kids Like Us “The most obvious difference with this record was that we said, ‘Fuck the genre labels people want to put on us. We never felt they fit us anyway,” says Alyssa Graham. “We didn’t want to stay within any boundaries. We wanted to just let go and explore, […]

The Grahams


Covering iconic artists like The Beatles is not something any artist should take lightly, or in many cases, attempt. Synthwave artists GUNSHIP have not only risen to the challenge, they’ve done the legendary classic “Eleanor Rigby” justice. With a cover of that track releasing today in time for Halloween, October […]

GUNSHIP


After premiering via triple j’s Good Nights last night, Australian rock favorites HANDS LIKE HOUSES are officially lifting the lid on their new single and video “Space“ today.  Vocalist Trenton Woodley explains that “Space” captures a particularly mentally and spatially suffocating time for the band experience while recording. Trenton personally found himself going through the motions, grappling with exhaustion, trying to push ahead ahead […]

Hands Like Houses



Irish songstress Janet Devlin returns to the big leagues with a brand-new release, ‘Confessional’. Her re-entry to the musical landscape is the start of a slow-burn, long-term engagement with her large and loyal fanbase, followers retained during her tenure on the hit show X Factor (2011), as well as those […]

Janet Devlin


  A January cold night. A bottle of bourbon. A chance encounter at a Gallery Opening on Jane Street. This is the stuff New York is made of. Life altering moments on seemingly ordinary nights; moments that couldn’t happen anywhere else, because ordinary doesn’t live here. Innocent conversations between total strangers leading to devilish […]

January Jane


Singer/songwriter/bandleader Josie Cotton hails from Dallas Texas.  In the early 1980s, Cotton had an international hit with “Johnny Are You Queer?” which was included on the soundtrack of the seminal film Valley Girl.  She also appeared in the film with her band the Party Crashers as well as Jackass Number […]

Josie Cotton


J “I definitely wouldn’t say it’s music writing,” says 17 year-old singer/songwriter Julia Bhatt coolly.  “I genuinely just fuck around on the guitar until I play a string of chords that makes me feel good, I guess.”  While it may sound like chance or luck, Julia’s preternatural ability for writing duct-tape sticky […]

Julia Bhatt



Founded by new wave icon Josie Cotton in 2018, Kitten Robot Records is a place for all things eclectic in music. Based in Los Angeles, along with Kitten Robot Studios headed by LA punk pioneer Paul Roessler, we hope to foster a community of musical creation and exploration.

Kitten Robot Records


“This release is my way to start looking ahead, and rejoin the world in a way that helps me feel more hopeful about the future,” says multi-instrumentalist and producer Olé Koretsky. After taking two years away from the music business, Koretsky is reemerging with MMXX, a five-song EP, to be […]

Koretsky


Limahl won the hearts of millions of teenage girls in the 80s as the lead singer of Kajagoogoo who stormed to the top of the charts with ‘Too Shy’ and ‘Kaja Mania’ was born. After two more top 20 hits with Kajagoogoo, Limahl and the band parted ways and suddenly […]

Limahl


LORD FINESSE REMIXES AND REIMAGINES CLASSIC MOTOWN SONGS FOR INSPIRED NEW ALBUM, MOTOWN STATE OF MIND, DUE JUNE 26 VIA MOTOWN/UMe LEGENDARY HIP-HOP PRODUCER AND RAPPER REINTERPRETS SONGS BY DEBARGE, EDDIE KENDRICKS, THE JACKSON 5, MARVIN GAYE, MICHAEL JACKSON, SISTER’S LOVE AND SWITCH REMIX OF MARVIN GAYE’S “I WANT YOU” […]

Lord Finesse



British singer and songwriter Maddox Jones unveils “Headspace”, the title track and first single to be lifted from his debut EP, set for release on July 10, 2020 viaRadikal/ Quattro Records. The video premiered on American Songwriter, who called the track “a song that starts out with a simple, solemn synth-based riff, but builds […]

Maddox Jones


Kamloops, BC singer/songwriter Madison Olds is on her way to becoming Canada’s next big breakthrough recording artist. Madison’s kind and loving spirit is exemplified beautifully in her upcoming music releases, starting July, 2020. Madison recently won 1st place at the International Songwriting Competition (Screenshot Category), along with garnering an impressive […]

Madison Olds


Mary J. Blige, the legendary singer-songwriter, actress, philanthropist and honorary Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, will re-release her acclaimed 1994 sophomore album, My Life, on NOVEMBER 20 via Geffen/UMe. The album celebrates its anniversary November 29 and will be released in three physical forms: a 2CD, a standard weight black double […]

Mary J. Blige “My Life” (re-release)


Without even a single to her name, eighteen-year-old artist Ugbad Musti was still one of the most talked about acts at last year’s Øya Festival in her hometown of Oslo, Norway. Despite her set competing for attention with headliners such as Christine & The Queens and Robyn, Billboard.com took note of the newcomer. “Musti performed with confidence […]

Musti



The Neverlutionaries’ self-titled debut LP album is an unfiltered expression of the heart that seamlessly straddles moods and genres. The brainchild of multi-instrumentalist songwriter Christopher Harold Wells and bound by his distinctively soulful timbre, the eponymous eight-song release tints hook-laden alternative rock with psychedelia, shoegaze-y jazz, and subtle funk. “The […]

The Neverlutionaries


Having first made a name for themselves performing at house parties and dive bars on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, who could have predicted that Ocean Alley would so fervently captivate audiences worldwide. Almost 10 years since their formation, the band have achieved more than 250 million streams, sold out headline shows […]

Ocean Alley


Inspired by the likes of Joy Division, The Jesus & Mary Chain and Bruce Springsteen, OUTSIDER’s music works on three levels. The immediacy of the music and its emotional pull have the power to capture people’s attention, but there’s a real depth to discover in the multi-layered lyrics too. His […]

Outsider


    Thin with prominent cheekbones, a baritone voice, and a penchant for gloomy poetics, Peter John Joseph Murphy (born 11 July 1957) is an English singer and musician. He was the vocalist of the rock group Bauhaus and later went on to release a number of solo albums, such […]

Peter Murphy



“I refuse to put out music where I’m compromising myself. “‘Boom bap’ is where my heart lies and ‘boom bap’ is where it will stay,” was Prema777’s mentality at the beginning of this journey for Take Flight (getting a rerelease for early 2021 on iNTeLLectual Entertainment via Dock Street Records […]

Prema777


About Radikal Records: Established in 1990 and based just outside of NYC, Radikal is one of the United States’ leading independent record labels. In business for more than 25 years, Radikal is focused on promoting and distributing artists – not only to US audiences, but also on a global basis to […]

Radikal Records


  Since their humble DIY beginnings in 1981, Osaka, Japan’s Shonen Knife have been building a faithful following of rock enthusiasts and alternative rock elite, their relentless journey securing the band’s place as one of the pioneer ambassadors of Japanese rock music and culture on the international stage. The rock […]

Shonen Knife


   the-sounds.com THE SOUNDS Maja Ivarsson – Vocals Jesper Anderberg – Guitar / Keyboards Felix Rodriguez – Guitar Johan Richter – Bass Fredrik Blond – Drums For a band whose history as a band spans a little over two decades, Swedish indie rockers THE SOUNDS sure don’t sound like it. Resonating […]

The Sounds



(OCTOBER 6, 2020) “I feel like it’s no longer a question of Right or Left. It’s a matter of right or wrong,” says Eddie Spaghetti of the Supersuckers about his new single and video (directed by Jason Valdez), a cover of Tom Petty’s “Jammin’ Me” with LA punk mainstay Frank Meyer of the Streetwalkin’ Cheetahs under the […]

Spaghetti & Frank


The era defining, history making, best-selling female group of all time today announce the re-release of Spiceworld and The Greatest Hits on vinyl – the ultimate Mother’s Day gifts. The vinyl will be available from Friday, March 13, 2020via UMe/Virgin EMI. Re-issued on 180g black vinyl, this release of Spiceworld retains all original artwork from 1997. Peaking at […]

Spice Girls – Reissues


There is an undercurrent of thoughtful and creative collaboration that runs through all of Tedy’s music. It’s the desire to make a connection, whether it’s between lyrics and melodies, or the reaction from the song to the listener. Tedy has always strived to have a meaningful response to all of […]

Tedy


The Outside EP is, at its essence, a return to form. It’s a sonic journey through my thoughts and inclinations and a peer into the process that inspires me to write. I’ve always felt like my topics and concepts stemmed from an external source, intangible, but ever present. My connection […]

ToBy



Tyler Shaw is a platinum-selling artist, producer and actor. The Chinese-Canadian originally from Vancouver, BC, released his hit song “Kiss Goodnight” in 2012, and the melodic track quickly hit Platinum sales. In 2014, Tyler earned a JUNO Award nomination for ‘Breakthrough Artist of the Year’ and went on to release certified Gold […]

Tyler Shaw


There are few genres in which German artists play such a central pioneering role as they do in electronic music, be it techno, electropop, trance or rave. At the frontline for many years were Kraftwerk and U96, two absolute trailblazers of this musical direction. While Kraftwerk wrote international music history […]

U96 / WOLFGANG FLÜR


THE VERONICAS have revealed a new side of their artistry with the video for their latest single “Biting My Tongue,” which was written and directed by Jess and Lisa. The cinematic video is the directorial debut for the pair and was filmed in England prior to the COVID-19 outbreak. It stars Jess and Lisa alongside actor/model/musician twins Bud and Aidan Brennan Williams […]

The Veronicas


  Sometimes a step sideways is the best progression forward. After the breakup of Yellowcard in Spring 2017, vocalist/guitarist William Ryan Key did just that with his solo debut EP, THIRTEEN which will be released on May 25, 2018 via The Lone Tree Recordings. Both a sonic redirection and a rediscovering of his muse, THIRTEEN finds Ryan in a […]

William Ryan Key



    yellowcardrock.com     “When saying farewell, it is hard to know where to start, especially when there are so many reasons not to say it, but the time has come to share this news,” said YELLOWCARD in a unified statement. “After countless discussions and months of thought, we have decided that it […]

Yellowcard