Posts Tagged ‘female vocals

COCKTAIL SLIPPERS – Saint Valentine’s Day Massacre

April 24, 2009

This is the third album (and second for Wicked Cool) for the all-female band from Oslo, Norway. They play a mix of powerpop and garage rock with lots of girl-group harmonizing. Some of the artists they remind me of are the girls in the B-52’s, Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders, and the Pipettes – but […]

THE KILLS – Live At Electric Ladyland [EP]

February 17, 2009

This is an EP that can be downloaded from iTunes. It features new recordings of songs from two of the three albums the duo has released: “Sour Cherry” and “Getting Down” from 2008’s Midnight Boom, and “Pull A U” and “Kissy Kissy” from their 2003 debut, “Keep On Your Mean Side”. They have also included […]

Mates of StateRe-Arrange Us

May 20, 2008

The husband-wife duo returns with their fifth full-length and second for the Barsuk label. They play cutesy indie-pop. Kori plays a variety of keyboard instruments (keys, organ, piano) and sings while Jason is the drummer and second singer. Their indie-pop is sweet and adorable, to the point that I find them to be one of […]