• Arkells - All Roads

    Arkells – “All Roads”

    Canada’s Arkells already had a great pandemic single in last year’s “You Can Get It” (QRO review), their team-up with K.Flay and great game show parody video. Now comes their hopeful single of a hopefully post-pandemic summer ’21, “All Roads”, including a cinematic video shot at Los Angeles’ Highland...
  • Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen - Like I Used To

    Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen – “Like I Used To”

    You would think that the COVID pandemic would have limited great team-ups, but it seems to have actually inspired stuck-at-home artists to reach out to each other. Two of your favorite indie singer/songwriters, Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen, have gotten together for the gorgeous and tragic “Like I...
  • Claire George - Northern Lights

    Claire George – “Northern Lights”

    In the run-up to the release of Claire George‘s debut album, The Land Beyond The Light on May 21st, check out the beautiful video for the final single, “Northern Lights”. Watch the video for “Northern Lights”:...
  • Garbage - No Gods No Masters

    Garbage – “No Gods No Masters”

    We’ve been missing so much this last year-plus, so much that we didn’t realize how much we missed until it starts to come back, like Garbage. The alt-rock icons return on June 11th with No Gods No Masters, and have just put out the title track, including video directed...
  • Omer Liebovitz - A Second Time

    Omer Liebovitz – “A Second Time”

    QRO’s been a fan of Omer Liebovitz for a long time, from fronting Courtesy Tier and his own solo side-project Dan Abraham. Now he’s gone fully solo under his own name, and just put out the searing single “A Second Time”. Catch him this Sunday at 18th Ward Brewing...
  • Split Single - (Nothing You Can Do To) End This Love

    Split Single – “(Nothing You Can Do) To End This Love”

    Back at the start of this pandemic lockdown, QRO got a chance to interview Jason Narducy, who plays in such amazing acts as Bob Mould Band and Superchunk, and has his own project, Split Single, whose record unfortunately had been delayed due to you know, everything. But now it’s...
  • Julia Stone - Fire In Me

    Julia Stone – “Fire In Me”

    On April 30th, Julia Stone releases her new record, Sixty Summers, co-produced by St. Vincent. Here is her most recent single & video, “Fire In Me”, which goes into the dry wasteland of our future with actor David Wenham (Lord of the Rings trilogy). Watch the video for “Fire...
  • James - Beautiful Beaches

    James – “Beautiful Beaches”

    It’s been a tough year, and we’ve never need new James more. Thankfully, they’re set to release new album All the Colours of You (produced by Jacknife Lee) on June 4th, and just put out the wonderful uplift single that is “Beautiful Beaches”. Listen to “Beautiful Beaches”:...
  • Pastel - Deeper Than Holy

    Pastel – “Deeper Than Holy”

    How could they? How dare they? Don’t they realise it’s all over? Arrogance? cool? They don’t even realise that they have both in abundance. The punctured bubble of rock and roll has just re-formed and is on the way back to the surface to bathe in a new light....