Getting to Know – Boston Edition #001

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Knar Bedian

Editor in Chief of Sound of Boston

One of Boston’s finest indie-music journalists, Knar Bedian has contributed to music publications such as music technology magazine, Canadian music mag AUX and English online Shout4Music. In 2013, Knar co-founded one of our favourite local Boston blogs, Sound of Boston.


Premiere Collection #003

Our Premiere Collection this week includes some of the most exciting new electro-pop artists from the blogosphere this month, including Dumb Lovers, Ben Phipps, The Japanese House, Other, The Aces, Mookhi, Checo, Jo Marches and Hira. 


Premiere Collection #002

Today’s playlist includes new tracks premiered on blogs over the past month. Enjoy some hidden gems you may have missed! Including Goldmyth, Kendl, Andy Ward, Ohrn, Friends in Paris, JANEVA, Childcare, jellyskin and Mogli. 


Conversations in Music #002

Today we delve into the inspirations behind nine new releases. We discovered artists who are redefining genres and seek influence from sources such as poetry and novels. Artists include Bad Sounds, Clap Clap Riot, Pale Grey, Orchards, Mega Bog, H. Grimace, The Shiverettes, Bad Breeding and Morning Teleportation. 



Premiere Collection #001

Our first Premiere Collection leans towards shoegaze and fuzzy guitar sounds, featuring artists from across the globe including Auckland, Berlin and Austin. Discover some of the most exciting burgeoning bands circulating the blogosphere presenting Bells Atlas, The Love Junkies, Fazerdaze, Oddnesse, The Velveteins, No Violet, The History of Colour TV, Trementina and Forever Son.


Conversations in Music #001

This week’s collection of interviews focuses on 9 artists who have been making albums for over a decade and have recently released new music. Artists include: Toro Y Moi, Dirty Projectors, Metronomy, Hurray for Riff Raff, Elbow, Goldfrapp, Jennifer Page and performances from Regina Spektor and Spoon. Enjoy!