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Month: June 2013

Fiction

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Fiction

Fiction are a band with some of the best music and videos around. Their sound is almost incomparable to any other since they have an amazing combination of unique middle-eights, warping guitars, punchy basslines, danceable drum beats, and vocals with new-wave nuances. The quintet released their debut album The Big Other in March, so to… Read More ›

Garrett Kato

Getting Cozy With… Garrett Kato!

My name is Garrett Kato. I’m a singer songwriter/ producer from Byron Bay, Australia. My music is an interesting blend of moody pop. In 2012 I had the opportunity to open for the likes of Jack Johnson, Pete Murray, Ash Grunwald as well as play at iconic Australian music festivals including this years Bluesfest and… Read More ›

Joseph Hicklin

You’ve GOT To Hear This: “New York City”

New York City by Joseph Hicklin Joseph Hicklin is a very impressive person and musician. The young man from Walsall by Birmingham, UK, has already recorded 5 EPs, he did his first album when he was 17years old. One of my favourite songs is “New York City” from the EP “Doin’ Fine”. It is a… Read More ›

Falling Out of Love at this Volume

Song of the Day: “In Every Single Dream”

In Every Single Dream by Falling Out of Love At This Volume! Our Song of the Day can be heard beneath or over on the left sidebar throughout AMBY. Enjoy! Band Links: Facebook // BandCamp // Alicia Atout

CHAD VALLEY

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Chad Valley

From the fetching Chad Valley EP, to Equatorial Ultravox, and his latest record Young Hunger, Chad Valley (Hugo Manuel) has proven why he’s a definite staple in pop music. Before Chad Valley’s show in Toronto at The Drake Hotel, our writer Leah Edwards caught up with the man behind the music! So, have a look… Read More ›

Princess Reason

Getting Cozy With… Princess Reason!

Dear all, We are princess reason, a band from College Park, Maryland. We’ve just released our first full length, and all of the songs are free to download. The self-titled LP will also be available soon on a limited run of cassette tapes from Tricot Records. Thank you for listening to these songs, and we… Read More ›

Mendream // Kumquat

Song of the Day: “Kumquat”

Kumquat by Mendream! Our Song of the Day can be heard beneath or over on the left sidebar throughout AMBY. Enjoy! Band Links: Play AMBY A Song // Getting Cozy With // Facebook // Twitter // SoundCloud // Alicia Atout

British India

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ British India

British India are a high-energy quartet hailing from Melbourne, Australia. Their latest album Controller is packed with clever melodies, and is lyrically canny. The first track we heard by British India was I Can Make You Love Me— a song immersed in admirable lyrics (accompanied by a brilliant music video). Have a read as AMBY… Read More ›

Lexy and the Kill

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Lexy and the Kill

In this interview AMBY learned that Lexy and the Kill are all secret geeks, have been listening to Foals on repeat, and had a hilarious conversation with some school kids. This interview is full of fun (and funny) facts we never knew about the band, so have a read to learn all about this energetic,… Read More ›

The Assist

Getting Cozy With… The Assist!

Alright AMBY, We’re The Assist, a four piece indie/alternative band from Walsall. Our musical tastes range from Hot Chip to Stone Roses. This range in music styles reflects on our upbeat guitar riffs, to catchy, somewhat anthemic lyrics. Our motto is think big, act bigger; we aim to be the biggest band to come out… Read More ›