The Polls Are OPEN!

Support your favorite independent band from our list of 10 official nominations this year and help us crown our BEST NEW SOUND of 2016! This year’s list includes the brilliant music, talent and efforts of (and listed here in no particular order!): Joseph Tonelli Sun.Set.Ships. Jack Of None The Quality Of Mercury aMBe The Hsu-Nami […]Read More

Best New Sound 2016 Nomination: The Quality Of Mercury

Through an entire host of otherworldly themes and extraordinary depth in sound, The Quality Of Mercury pulled off a stunning achievement in the thickness of atmosphere & sonics with the release of the album Transmission in the first-half of this year.  What you might/might-not know – is that The Quality Of Mercury is actually the […]Read More

SBS Podcast 015

As always…a killer lineup of tunes from the independent music-scene! Featuring music from reliable sources you’ve heard on our show like The Quality Of Mercury, The Pit and Morrow’s Memory and brand-new tunes from Dansad, A Choir Of Ghosts, William Knott, Armada Named Sound & Genius Picaso – this show is packed with dynamite songs, […]Read More

SBS Podcast 004

I clearly need my old co-host back just to keep me on some sort of schedule! It’s been far too long! And full-disclosure…I’ve had this one recorded for a while now…just too sick to function and get it out there lately! I mean…look at the cover of this episode…I’m down to skin & bones! Featuring […]Read More

The Quality Of Mercury – Transmission

The Quality Of Mercury – Transmission – Album Review How I didn’t pick up on how this album got here and seemed so familiar to me…I’ll never know!  Somewhere back in…like February I think…I ended up working on a bio-writing project for The Quality Of Mercury and actually had my first experiences with the music […]Read More