We have been eagerly waiting to announce this, so today, we are excited to announce that Tycho is the next artist to join the Mom + Pop Roster! Tycho - aka Scott Hansen - is a San Francisco based artist known for much more than just music. Scott is a composer, songwriter, and producer but is also known as ISO50 for his incredible work in both the photography and design worlds.
“‘Can’t Stop the Bleeding’ is the latest Marshall stack bass drop banger from Gary Clark Jr., Gramatik and myself…. Influenced by W.B. Yeats, Jimi Hendrix and terrified Ultra fans, this latest salvo of ‘Shred Step’ just erupted from ‘The Atlas Underground.’” - Tom Morello
This past year, Ashe spent a lot of time feeling lost, but she’s learned to accept the beauty in that.Her new EP Moral of the Story: Chapter 1 is a reminder to fans that there's always beauty on the other side of love and loss, and any frustration she had she definitely gets out on her new single "Bachelorette."
Over the past two years, Jai Wolf has received co-signs by mega-stars, packed out dance floors at some of the worlds largest venues and festivals, and even had hits like “Starlight” and “Indian Summer” take him to knew heights. Today, Jai Wolf give us a piece of is heart with the release of his debut album The Cure to Loneliness.
Following the release of her Mom + Pop debut, “Bruce Willis,” Raffaella is back with a new track called “NASA’s Fake.” The track is essentially about Raffaella learning to let go and ignoring the “little” things that may inconvenience life.
Tom Morello’s ‘The Atlas Underground’ album has been regarded by many as a revolutionary take on his generations Rock n’ Roll sound and mixing that with this generations sound of EDM and Hip-Hop. Now, Tom Morello has stripped that back and released the Instrumental Version of the album to give his fans a whole new experience on the album.
Following his first Mom + Pop release, “Is Magic Gone,” FKJ returns with his next single “Leave My Home” just weeks before for his North American Tour. This new track from FKJ was recorded in his, at the time, hometown of Paris just weeks before he made the move to a far away place in the tropics to live with his love.
Just weeks after the release of “Your Way,” the third single off upcoming album ‘The Cure to Loneliness,’ Jai Wolf has released the Official Music Video for the track that stars his good friend and DJ/Producer Chet Porter. The video takes place at a Mansion in the Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles where we see Chet roam the halls of this giant home, moping from couch to balcony to sitting poolside reflecting on the loneliness and isolation that can come with fame and money.
Jai Wolf just dropped his third dreamy single, “Your Way (feat. Day Wave).” He released the track as a Valentine’s Day surprise for fans. The brand new track, weaving smooth synth beats with indie flair, is accompanied by a killer video which you can watch now.
On February 22nd, Bayonne dropped his sophomore album, Drastic Measures. This record is essentially a reflection of Bayonne’s life on and off the road over the last few years. "Drastic Measures," according to Bayonne, refers to the huge risks and sacrifices involved with pursuing music and touring as a career. “It sometimes feels isolating, chaotic, & unhealthy, but we still do it. I would often feel like I wasn't keeping in touch with friends, family, and home life in general. Under this theme, the songs differ in emotional content.”
Tom Morello just dropped a new music video for the song “Every Step That I Take,” which features Grammy Award-winners Portugal. The Man and Chicago DJ Whethan. The video, directed by Sean Evans, uses 3D scanning to create the “broken technology vibe” that Evans thought was “a perfect look to create a world out of for ‘Every Step That I Take.’”
FIDLAR’s third album, Almost Free, is out now! The band’s follow-up to Too deals with everything from existential dread to gentrification, sobriety, and the horrors of modern romance, pushing the boundaries of FIDLAR’s sound into new and exciting territory.
After breaking into the scene last year with her debut EP No Roots, Alice Merton hasn't slowed down. She's shattered records on the Billboard charts, hit #1 at radio formats across the globe and traveled the world playing some of the most famous venues and festivals. All of this before the January 18th 2019, release of her debut album MINT.
Just days before the release of her debut album MINT, Alice Merton releases new track “Learn to Live” along with a new music video. Alice explains that the new track as being about breaking away from her fears and learning how to live life to its fullest and feeling free.
Following the announce of his sophomore album Drastic Measures and the release of the first single “Uncertainly Deranged,” Bayonne returns with a new beautiful track and music video for the title track off the upcoming album.
Jai Wolf has been hard at work crafting his debut album following 2016’s Kindred Spirits EP and 2017’s “Starlight”. Jai Wolf announced today that his debut album is called The Cure To Loneliness and will be available everywhere April 5th. As an immigrant from Bangladesh and someone who moved around regularly growing up, the theme of searching for connection, whether to culture, people or otherwise, has always been something Jai Wolf carries with him and will be one of the main themes surrounding the upcoming album.
With FIDLAR’s new album only a couple weeks away, the boys are back and cracking one open by themselves… with a little help from some friends. FIDLAR released their new single “By Myself” along with a new music video today. FIDLAR’s idea for the video came about when Zac was writing “By Myself.” Zac spoke about the track saying, "Thus song was written in Hawaii. I called up all my homies to have a drink with me and no one showed up. What a bunch of kooks."
Alice Merton has done everything from breaking records by topping Billboards Alternative Charts with “No Roots” to creating her own international label. Now, Alice can add Music Video Director to her already impressive resume. Just weeks before the release of her debut album, MINT, Alice shares her latest video for her single “Funny Business” that was self-directed by Alice, herself.
We had a huge year at Mom + Pop and a lot happened that you may have missed! We released 7 full-length albums, 2 EPs, countless singles, welcomed 4 new artists to the M+P family, released a 3-disc compilation, AND threw ourselves an epic 10th birthday partyat Brooklyn Steel/Good Room. Catch up on the highlights below and enter to win our 2018 End of the Year Giveaway by December 21st. Thank you for being a part of an amazing year and we’ll see you in 2019!
After Richard Swift passed away in July, the music industry was devastated at the heartbreaking loss of yet another influential and multi-talented songwriter to alcoholism. In November, Lucius, who have worked closely with Swift in the past, announced a 7” record series titled The Fug Yep Soundation in memory of Swift and the first installment of that series, Fug Yep No. 1. All the releases will feature two singles which were inspired by or recorded with swift, and the first two songs, “Christmas Time is Here” and “Keep Me Hangin On,” are out as part of Fug Yep No. 1 now.
Alice Merton returns with the next single off her upcoming album MINT with a Nylon Magazine premiere of her track “Funny Business.” In this new track, Alice lays down the line and lets you know that she isn’t someone to mess with and she doesn’t do any funny business. Alice Merton explained the new track to us as, “I’m not someone who messes around nor do I like being messed around with. My guy will always tell me if something makes sense or not. Who I should and shouldn’t trust/ I can promise one thing in life… I don’t do funny business.”
As our 10 Year celebration comes to a close, we look forward to the next 10 years and the new artists that will be leading the way for our roster. Today, we’re excited to announce the next artist to join Mom + Pop, FKJ! We are so excited to bring on FKJ to our already amazing roster.
With the holidays right around the corner, we are excited to share some amazing new releases and deals for Record Store Day and Black Friday/Cyber Monday. For Record Store Day, head to your local indie record store to grab a copy of our 10 Years of Mom + Pop 3xLP Compilation + picture book plus the Tom Morello instrumental LP of The Atlas Underground + guitar tabs book. We're also having huge discounts on our Mom + Pop webstore in honor of Black Friday/Cyber Monday including limited edition merch and vinyl bundles.