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Annabel – “Having It All”

There are some bands that remind you of the day-to-day struggles of being a teenager, and there are others that remind you of what it felt like to handle those often trying situations. The first three singles off of Annabel’s forthcoming record, Having It All, fit into the latter category. Nothing about their music sounds […]

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Annabel – “Another Day, Another Vitamin”

During 2014’s year-end round-ups, James and I compiled a list of six breakout indie labels, honing in on a few unique operations that impressed us with their output over the course of those 12 months. One of those labels was Tiny Engines, the North Carolina-based imprint that’s best known for its steadfast adherence to choice […]

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Annabel – “Everything”

Annabel are a Kent, Ohio-based band whose four members sound like diligent students of emo. The hallmarks pulse through their music: jangling guitars, lingering syllables, trembling drums, crunching tones that swirl upward and finally settle. You can hear all of that in “Everything,” the first single from the band’s upcoming third album, Having It All, […]