On The Rise

What's best next. Putting the spotlight on the emerging music worthy of your radar.
20 posts

On The Rise: THUS LOVE

Love is a community project. Meet the Vermont trio proving three is anything but a crowd.Echo Mars (she/her), Lu Racine (he/they), and Nathaniel…

On The Rise: Phoebe Green

Profound vulnerability coated in zesty, glitchy electro-pop. Take heed.Why can I never cry I must be so dried up inside Somebody please just hurt me…

On The Rise: Marina Allen

Ingenuity for the ages.Rough Trade loyalists might already be familiar with LA musician Marina Allen after her 2021 debut Candlepower graced our front pages, oozing…

On The Rise: High Vis

Rage and beauty. The UK punks take all the vigour of their hardcore past and channel it into a meticulous swell of sonic optimism. Former hardcore…

On The Rise: CVC

A riffin' and a rollin' riotous rock revelation. Formed in 2019 as a 'jam band', Welsh six-piece Church Village Collective (or CVC for short) took their…

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On The Rise: DC Gore

Dance floor ready, synthesised to perfection. You may already be familiar with Dominic Gore, formerly one third of South London trio Little Cub. Since the trio…

On The Rise: Bartees Strange

Ever cognisant of his roots, meet the multi-talented Washington D.C. fascinator ripping up the indie rock rulebook. When he was 12, Bartees Leon Cox Jr.…

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On The Rise: They Hate Change

The Tampa Bay Anglophiles whose penchant for motley musical mastery we can all relish in."We make music inspired by dance genres for people that don’…

On The Rise: Sinead O'Brien

A bona fide creative wunderkind whose ingenuity and artistry surpasses any hint of circumscribed creativity.Recorded at the back end of 2021 in producer-extraordinaire Dan Carey's…

On The Rise: Loose Fit

Expel pent-up angst with unashamedly scuzzy beats and a decent dose of boogie. Attitude included. "Our band was officially formed on 3rd November 2017 in a…