Compare and Contrast – EP

A folkish EP / mini album of organ-based, minimalist pop songs, with unassuming vocals and authentically retro style. These modest jams utilize a couple of vintage Bontempi organs from the 70s and 80s as well as a 1975 Cordovox combo organ. There is some 3/4 acoustic guitar in the title track, and some space theremin is peppered in here and there.

Available on Apple Music

April 28, 2017. Tags: , , , , , . Uncategorized. Comments off.

Popsicle Stand

brandon adamson

Cool your jets with this 60s styled, summertime pop song

October 28, 2015. Tags: , , , , , , , . Uncategorized. Comments off.

Gumdrop

gumdrophat

Another new indie music blog to add to my mini empire. No real content yet as I just recently obtained this

http://www.gumdrop.net

August 16, 2015. Tags: , . Uncategorized. Comments off.

The Jewel Is Gone

tjignewjewelmultimorewhitefujicp400+forweb

New single out today. Available on iTunes(and everywhere else)
Download from iTunes

September 30, 2014. Tags: , , , , . Uncategorized. Comments off.

Music Video Shot All on Polaroids Redux

A couple years old but never quite got the exposure it deserves. I don’t even really make jams like this anymore as I’ve been getting more into electronic pop music and somewhat away from my mod / indie pop old self.

October 28, 2013. Tags: , , , , , , , . Uncategorized. Comments off.

It’s Not Just a Job, It’s An Adventure

Army Navy, one the finest bands to come out of Los Angeles in probably the last 10 years, has put out a new video, directed by veteran young writer/director Mark Schoenecker and featuring Martin Starr(Freaks and Geeks.) The well respected group has enjoyed steadily increasing popularity since they burst onto the scene several years ago. Their latest video, for the song titled “World’s End,” is a refreshingly unassuming masterpiece. In this era of illiterate Ke$ha softcore, and perplexingly popular yet total cheeseball songs like “I Wanna Be A Billionaire,” director Schoenecker refreshingly manages to capture the golden age of Sunset Strip innocence and combine it with 21st century, contemporary appeal. Stylistically, “World’s End” is seemingly modeled after the old music variety shows like Shindig, which once dominated television airwaves and introduced many famous musical acts. Yet, this is not really a “retro” video. Rather it represents a return to lost fundamental standards of taste, and attention to long abandoned qualities like color usage, ambiance, and subtlety. In other words, it is the future we now live in, the way we’ve always hoped it would be.

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September 8, 2012. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Uncategorized. Comments off.

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