New Music Monday
Indie rockers Local Natives are out with the new and brooding “I Saw You Close Your Eyes.” They released the single on CloseYourEyes.net, with instructions to turn off the lights and listen with your eyes closed. The site goes as far to ask you to allow your camera to read that your eyes are in fact closed before playing the song. Try it out…or watch the easy way here (lights on or off, you’ll enjoy it).
Samantha Crain – “Antiseptic Greeting”
Oklahoma singer-songwriter Samantha Crain’s sparse vocals and upbeat folk-rock is highlighted in her new album You Had Me At Goodbye, “recorded in a blaze of analog glory” at Tiny Telephone Oakland. Check out “Antiseptic Greeting,” which Crain likens to “‘Mr. Sandman’ but maybe if somebody took some psychedelics before they…