WALL OF FAME: Best New Sound of 2018 – This

Scorching hot Rock band This Is Decibel scored huge in our 2018 competition for Best New Sound, not only securing a dominant victory with nearly 50% of the total vote, but doing so in our most successful competition to-date!  For real, by the ¼ mark, we beat 2016’s total…by the halfway point, we’d beaten both […]Read More

Winner Of The SBS Best New Sound 2018!

Just in case you haven’t seen the official results at the polling station… CONGRATULATIONS to THIS IS DECIBEL for pulling off an incredible win in 2018’s quest for Best New Sound. We’ll be immortalizing them on our official Wall Of Fame…soon…as soon as possible…right after I get over the cold that’s trying to kill me. […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 3/4 Update!

Seriously incredible!  Votes continue to pour in supporting this year’s list of nominees!  Thank-you so much to all who have voted so far – keep that momentum going strong through the holidays and continue to rock the vote here at SBS up to 10x per day until December 31st at midnight – do that at […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 1/2 Update!

YOU amazing voters you!  INSPIRING to see so much support pour in!  Thank-you so much to all who have voted so far – keep that momentum going strong through the holidays and continue to rock the vote here at SBS up to 10x per day until December 31st at midnight – do that at the […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 1/4 Update!

Incredible turnout so far this year!  Thank-you so much to all who have voted so far – keep that momentum going strong through the holidays and continue to rock the vote here at SBS up to 10x per day until December 31st at midnight – do that at the link at the top of our […]Read More

The Polls Are Officially Open!

Join us on our quest for the Best New Sound of 2018 here at sleepingbagstudios by casting your vote at the official polling station at the top of our homepage.  This is just one of those friendly portals that’ll take you there in case you missed it on your way in – click LET ME […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 – Armada Named Sound

Congratulations on the nomination! Armada Named Sound – Social Media Sadness Nominated for the seriously focused theme & concept that ran brilliantly through Armada Named Sound’s EP Social Media Sadness that delivered an unwavering perspective and truly made a case for its point of view from beginning to end.  Featuring different exceptional talents on the […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 – Acharya

Congratulations on the nomination! Acharya – Tilt Nominated for the mesmerizing sounds and stunning songwriting that had Acharya’s EP Tilt making a decisive & permanent impact on our playlists this year.  Stocked full of uniqueness and a truly clever approach that had serious depth in the craft & skills on display, Acharya created a killer […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 – This Is Decibel

Congratulations on the nomination! This Is Decibel – Take The Life Nominated for the killer energy and powerful melodies that surged through This Is Decibel’s EP Take The Life – this record fully proved that this band based out of New York has a firm date with worldwide success.  A sonic force to be reckoned […]Read More

SBS Best New Sound 2018 – Ed Hale

Congratulations on the nomination! Ed Hale – So For Real Nominated for the incredible rhythms, melodies, & grooves that ran through Ed Hale’s album So For Real that created a serious songwriter’s delight from beginning to end.  With a full lineup of incredibly killer ideas and stunning execution, Ed Hale’s record was a slick combination […]Read More