Featured Artist: Mr. Hymn

Mr. Hymn This is a new format for the featured artist on my blog.  But, sometimes words aren’t needed when the music is this good.  The newest featured artist on Wild Captivity is Mr. Hymn, a singer songwriter from Orlando, Florida.  He has two EP’s released, you can listen to them here: http://bit.ly/2qcaLp1 El Rio EP […]

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Growth & Strength in You’re Not As ____ As You Think

Sorority Noise – You’re Not As ____ As You Think    I used to be a hardcore indie music advocate, only listening to chill indie bands with no real pickups.  Staying in my seemingly indie rock world, then I began an intern at an indie record label and disordered more hardcore indie rock/ emo bands.  And, […]

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My Record Collection

My Record Collection: A Photo Diary of All My Favorite Records For a long time I have been itching to take pictures of my record collection.  When I first moved to New York, my record collection consisted of about five records.  Three of which were from The Shins.  Now, after living here for a little […]

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WELCOME BACK

01 Playlist: Welcome Back   It’s been too long since I’ve made a playlist, and I’m beyond excited to share this one with you all.  The Welcome Back playlist is a short compilation of what I’ve been listening to while I’ve been on hiatus. Being in New York, and interning at an indie record label […]

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Review: Heartworms – The Shins

Heartworms – The Shins  Overall Rating: 8.5 out of 10   The American indie rock band, The Shins has been making music since 1996.  Formed in Albuquerque, New Mexico The Shins have released five studio albums.  The Shins have captured the hearts of many over the years with their poetic lyrics and distinctive synth-pop instrumentals, […]

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This Past Month

Playlist: This Past Month This Past Month is a small collection of songs from the month of October and the early days of November. Instagram | Soundcloud | Tumblr | Facebook Heart Wants – Magic City Hippies Grambling Radio – Yorkshire Fields You know You – Jimmy Paradise – Maia Wasting Time – Day Wave […]

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Boyish – Hippo Campus

Boyish – Hippo Campus   The new single “Boyish” by Hippo Campus from their soon to be released album “Landmark” (February 24, 2016), is disappointing to say the least.   Coming from a big fan of Hippo Campus, I had high hopes for this single, thinking it would be a new song from one of […]

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No Vacation

Featured Artist: No Vacation The indie rock music scene has just gotten a whole lot better with No Vacation.  No Vacation is an indie rock band based out of San Francisco, California.  The band originally started as a dorm project between Sabrina and Basil at the University of San Francisco, eventually Marisa, Nat and Harrison […]

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REVERIE

REVERIE EP Tom Misch • Reverie • Release Date: July 15th, 2016 Tom Misch, the London based artist has released his Reverie E.P and it has taken off on Soundcloud with 802K plays.  I remember when I first heard “Follow” by Tom and Laura Misch around two years ago I could not have been more […]

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Human

Life is hard. With all these changes that are occurring it is very easy to feel overwhelmed and pressured to adjust to everything quickly.

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