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    New Week, New (Old?) Release: Junk Ranchers’ “86” is 35 years late, and right on time

    In today’s world of affordable home recording equipment and easy access to worldwide distribution, it’s easy to forget that music was once extremely difficult to release. Recording in a top-notch, professional studio was cost-prohibitive to many, and before the digital revolution many projects simply did not see the light of day for a variety of reasons. By the 1980’s, things were beginning to change, and indie music was gaining momentum towards its eventual mainstream acceptance. Many “unsigned” bands were beginning to record self-released albums, EPs and singles that rivaled their major label counterparts in quality, even as they labored in obscurity and worked with severely limited budgets.  Junk Ranchers were…

  • URF has released their brand new single, ‘Solitude.’

    Pow Magazine exclusive world music video premier: URF’s Single, ‘Solitude’

    Pow Magazine exclusive world music video premier: Manchester-based five-piece URF has released their brand new single, ‘Solitude.’ We’ve followed URF for about a year now and dig their ethereal vocals and psychedelic guitars. Tearing a page from A Clockwork Orange, “It was like a bird of rarest-spun heaven metal or like silvery wine flowing in a spaceship, gravity all nonsense now.” – Alex DeLarge. Get Solitude at: https://tinyurl.com/URFSolitude https://tinyurl.com/URFSolitudeApple ————————— Follow URF: https://www.facebook.com/weareURF https://www.instagram.com/weareURF https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_4jnB9uQw67NhZiD0XY3ww —————————