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August 9, 2019

#Food4ThoughtFriday: 4 Ways To Find Awesome New Music To Enjoy!

By: Nick Manduley

Here at Muddy Paw, it’s no secret we love music. To some of us, we love it- no, we need it more than we need coffee in the morning. Finding new and awesome music to vibe with can sometimes be a struggle though, but luckily, the internet has a plethora of avenues for us to find those new bangers! Let’s take a look at a few.

1. YouTube Radios & Playlists!

Does the image of an anime girl peacefully working on some homework with a window in the background, providing a detailed view of a cityscape sound familiar to you? What about an animated bird’s eye view of a swimming pool in the summer time? Yes? No? Maybe? Well, if not, then I’ve got some news for you. YouTube has 24/7 livestream radios that’s perfect for lovers of lofi, hip-hop, rock, pop, and indie music! Not to mention countless playlists that are guaranteed to have something for everyone!

2. Bandcamp

Ahhh, Bandcamp. How we love thee. Bandcamp has a special place in the hearts of millions of DIY musicians and bands all over the world. Bandcamp is the go-to website for amazing underground music, and if you’re looking to pinch your pennies, there are countless artists who have their music available for free download on their bandcamp site. Free! How awesome is that!? Bandcamp is also a great way to support up-and-coming artists through purchasing their merch and making charitable donations through the website’s “name-your-price” feature.

3. Pandora

This may seem like an obvious one, but Pandora is a sure fire way to not only find new music, but find new music for YOU! Users create their own radio via searching for an artist they enjoy and selecting them. Pandora will not only play music by that artist, but also music from artists of similar styles and genres! You can also stream your own custom radios for stand-up comedy! Who doesn’t love a good laugh?

4. Indie Music Blogs

Blogs, blogs, blogs! Indie music blogs are always reporting on underground and up-and-coming bands and artists from all over the world. Spend any amount of time scrolling through one of these blogs, and you’re likely to leave with a laundry list of new music to check out. These blogs are a great way to get information regarding your new favorite bands, their upcoming tours, and possible new music.

Nick Manduley is a Senior Public Relations & Journalism student at Monmouth University. He is an intern with Muddy Paw PR as well as a staff writer at The Outlook, Monmouth University’s student-run newspaper. Since 2016 he has played guitar and provided vocals in the New Jersey-based punk band Drive, Kid. Manduley has been extremely active in his local music community; organizing and promoting local shows while also providing reviews and features for not only his friend’s bands, but local bands across the United States and Great Britain.

August 2, 2019

Audio Addiction Shares Interview With Owen Glass

Audio Addiction recently shared their interview with Owen Glass. Watch the full interview here.

April 12, 2017

Scrub and Ace Ha Debut ‘Plastic Rock’ Volume 5 via Yesterdays Nothing

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Yesterdays Nothing has been tracking Scrub and Ace Ha‘s series, ‘Plastic Rock‘, since the very beginning.  With every video, the rapper/producer duo takes inspiration from rock classics we love, and turns them into hip-hop tracks we can’t get enough of.  For their 5th and final volume, the pair paid tribute to rock legends, Aerosmith.  You can head here to see the latest video in the series!

Also check out:

Volume 1

Volume 2

Volume 3

Volume 4

June 30, 2015

Battlehooch And More From Balanced Breakfast Perform In San Francisco

Our very own Battlehooch took the stage with a few other bands from Balanced Breakfast over at The Independent in San Francisco. Check out the performance HERE.
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March 6, 2015

Mike’s Daily Podcast Caught Up With Great Highway

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Separated by two cities, Mike from Mike’s Daily Podcast who was located in San Francisco at the time, skyped with Great Highway who were in Berkeley. We find out how they came up with their name, what to wear to one of their shows and when you’ll be able to see them perform live in the Bay Area pretty soon. Skip to 17:40 to hear all the good stuff with Great Highway HERE.

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June 26, 2014

Get a FREE Copy of ‘Through All Our Fears’ by Aziza and The Cure

Check out all of the tracks on Youtube and ask for a free album. They’ll even throw in a second one for a friend!