Check Out Phantom Tails’ Awesome Music Videos on Their New YouTube Channel!

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Attention everyone: Phantom Tails, bringing you the weirdest but coolest electro-psych-rock (or, in their words, “Deep Space Doom Funk”) out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, has created a YouTube channel, PhantomTailsTV, and uploaded a new, grossly-awesomely-strange video for their single “All Good Things” (posted above).   The band is planning on releasing more new stuff on this channel

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BNBTV Spotlight: Hastings 3000, “Speed of Light”

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BestNewBands.com Minneapolis does it again, this time responsible for the futuristic one-man band Hastings 3000.  I have to believe Joe Hastings, the single man behind the act, has some impressively ambidextrous brain capabilities–he plays the guitar while operating his feet on separate kick-drums and singing at the same time–all while sound pretty darn good. And

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BNBTV Spotlight: Phantom Tails, “All Good Things”

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BestNewBands.com   I have a really big crush on Minneapolis right now.  I get butterflies in my stomach thinking of Twin Cities acts such as Atmosphere, The Goondas (check them out on bestnewbands.com), Zoo Animal, and, now, up-and-comers Phantom Tails.  Phantom Tails’ influences cover basically the entire spectrum of music and then some—from Chopin to

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BNBTV Spotlight: Gold Motel, “Safe in LA”

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BestNewBands.com In the wake of featuring The Goondas on BNBTV Spotlight, I stumbled easily from link to link on to a ton of bands playing on the Minneapolis/Minnesota music scene.  One of these bands was the glowing Gold Motel (actually from Chicago), who in this video prove their knowledge and mastery of a perfect pop

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BNBTV Spotlight: The Goondas, “Jackalope Jesus”

BestNewBands.com Remember the days when rock n’ roll was really rock n’ roll? When it was largely feared by the masses, when reeling guitars caused echoing screams, and lead singers shook and convulsed on stage like madmen, scaring but captivating mindblown audiences?  Before bands like Linkin Park turned everyone around you into a Hot-Topic-frequenting idiot

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Cloud Cult is Running with the Wolves

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The Minneapolis based band Cloud Cult broke indie ground by hitting Billboard charts this past week with their newest album “Light Chasers.” I resonate with the song ‘Running with the Wolves’ and can’t stop hitting play on my ipod. The hauntingly beautiful music and profound lyrics will make anyone want to get up out of

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