Ferraby Lionheart Aims for The Brass Ring

August 3, 2007By DanContributing Sites, THE DROP

With an upcoming performance on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Ferraby Lionheart is solidifying his spot as a modern day troubadour. This month Lionherat releases his first major label album (Digitally on August 7th, physically on September 4th) on Nettwerk and to give you a taste they’ve got a special FREE download […]

Tegan and Sara get back in your head.

August 3, 2007By mattContributing Sites, THE DROP

As if you haven’t seen enough of Tegan and Sara in the past few weeks, they’ve got one more surprise. A new music video for “Back in Your Head”.
Also, The Con is tearing it up… It debuted at #34 on the Billboard 200 and is the #20 most downloaded album on iTunes. Congratulations T&S!

matt pond’s last light.

August 1, 2007By mattContributing Sites, THE DROP

Big news out of the Matt Pond PA camp:
Mike here from Altitude Records. Just letting you know, you can swing by the matt pond PA MySpace page to hear a track from the new album LAST LIGHT!

They have also launched a great pre-order for Last Light, which hits shelves on September 25th (all pre-orders include […]

CocoRosie – BIO

August 1, 2007By DanContributing Sites, THE DROP

CocoRosie is the sisterly duet whose delicate and finely tuned sound is penetrating coffee shops all over the country. Sierra Rose Casady and Bianca Leilani Casady are their real names.
Being born only a few years apart from one another, they spent most of their adolescence apart due to complexities with their parents separation. The […]

Architecture in Helsinki announces Fall US tour

July 30, 2007By DanContributing Sites, THE DROP

Aussie sextet Architecture in Helsinki will release its third album, Places Like This on Aug. 21 via Polyvinyl Records, and will launch a full US tour on Oct. 10 in Philadelphia. The single, Heart it Races, is out now on CD EP, 12″ and 7″ formats. The band is currently in their native land playing […]

David Bazan and Pattern is Movement Live!

June 13, 2007By Dan PortnoyTHE DROP

This week is for the Music lovers. A special episode of THE DROP Live! features Pattern is Movement who are destroying audiences (in a good way) with their version of Post rock pop melodies. AND THEN David Bazan takes the stage and gives up the ghost as he travels from old school to new in … Read More

Dan Koch of Sherwood

June 7, 2007By Dan PortnoyTHE DROP

This week Drop Music Editor Matt Benson talks with Dan Koch from the band, Sherwood. Dan tells Matt about the recent album, how they ended up on Myspace Records and the lowdown on an early side project. Download it today!

Aaron Marsh of Copeland

June 7, 2007By Dan PortnoyTHE DROP

This week Dan catches up with Aaron Marsh from Copeland, who’s recent album, Eat Sleep and Repeat is a favorite of last year. Aaron talks about the recent album, his inspiration and upcoming tours. Download it Today!

THE DROP Hits Boston Tonight

May 14, 2007By Dan PortnoyTHE DROP

Starting tonight in bean town The Drop one hour radio program is unleashed to the world. I’m really excited about this. WBOS HD2 has launched a new station, Radio You Boston and it’s a real nice fit with THE DROP. Aimed at college students and hipsters alike Radio you is hitting the ground running. Here’s … Read More

THE DROP Live! – Chase Pagan and Matt Mackey

May 5, 2007By Dan PortnoyTHE DROP

This week’s episode features two upcoming artists. First up is Matt Mackey, he’s be traveling/touring the UK for the better part of 2005 and sharing his story’s of life and love. Then Militia Groups newest edition Chase Pagan shows his moxy through song. Download it today!