NEW MUSIC NOW > The Helio Sequence: What Are You Listening to This Week?

Fergie 2012/08/31 18:00:00
Meet SodaHead's new favorite artist of the week! Last week, we introduced you to San Diego local Low Volts (aka Tim Lowman), and this week we're proud to present The Helio Sequence. The Helio Sequence is a Portland-based duo signed to Sub Pop Records (labelmates include The Shins, Fleet Foxes and Band of Horses). They've been around since 1999, and now -- one vocal injury, two record labels, four albums, and one flooded studio later -- they're ready to release their fifth studio album titled Negotiations on September 11, 2012.

Check out The Helio Sequence's new single "Hall of Mirrors" below. It's a trance-inducing track with a calming groove and bewitching melody. Their sound is decidedly spacey and ethereal, which coupled with their lyrics ("Walking out in the hall of mirrors, going round in the ether") begets an otherworldly feel. Enjoy and don't forget to let us know what you're listening to this week!

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  • Bob 2012/09/07 19:26:39
    The Prodigy: Awesome! One of next weeks bands.
  • jimf 2012/09/07 19:18:29
    This week I am reviewing my collection of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin and AC/DC.
  • plainasitcomes 2012/09/07 17:45:46
  • Tw!stəd_S!stər 2012/09/06 20:23:46

    The whole album is amazing
  • Cunning Stunts 2012/09/06 15:05:21
    Cunning Stunts
    Looking forward to the new BTBAM LP Parallax 2

    Snagging the occasional official release and bootlegs.

  • Manster 2012/09/06 14:59:52
    My eldest daughter won tickets to an all acoustic intimate concert being put on by these guys next week. So I've been listening to their tunes for the past couple of days.She also gets to go backstage and meet the members of the band. She's always been lucky like that in winning the radio call-in contests! Didn't get that from me. My eldest sister used to be lucky like that too!
  • panjok2 2012/09/06 01:25:24
    Not to bad! I can dig it!
  • Fergie panjok2 2012/09/06 16:40:25
    glad you like :)
  • VioletPizzaCat 2012/09/05 21:20:25 (edited)
    train- 50 ways to say goodbye
    coral-dreaming of you
    bruno mars runaway baby
    santa esmeralda- don't let me be misunderstood
    outkast- hey ya
    idlewild- no emotions
  • kiki 2012/09/05 21:12:06
    This week i've been listening to Rhianna, Avicii, Robyn, Coldplay, Amy Winehouse, Young the Giant
  • jeremyperryfranz 2012/09/05 20:45:59
  • <3 :D live fast, die young 2012/09/05 19:42:03
  • NinaDoctor 2012/09/05 18:04:31
    Right now it's playing Taylor Swift ft. The Civil Wars - Safe and Sound.
    But I've been listening to Stormy - Hedley a lot this week.
  • Georgia50 2012/09/05 16:59:37 (edited)
    Coal War by Joshua James
  • ♥Gabs1697♥ 2012/09/05 05:24:18
  • Johann 2012/09/05 02:08:19 (edited)
    I may check them out later. Right now, Ambient music (Robert Rich, Steve Roach, Homeless Balloon) so far.
  • Ben 2012/09/04 20:02:44
    Splittercore. Its like speedcore on..well...speed.
  • American☆Atheist 2012/09/04 18:24:26
  • Cunning... America... 2012/09/06 15:06:54
    Cunning Stunts
    Cool. Sounds like Muscles.

  • Lizard King 2012/09/04 15:29:46
  • Flamingolady 2012/09/04 15:05:26
    Listen to always the same: Jimmy Buffett!
  • AndrewTally 2012/09/04 14:24:17
    Christy Moore and Morrissey - artists with a bit of substance in their lyrics.
  • Fergie AndrewT... 2012/09/04 16:43:53
    Morrissey is the best! Can't wait to see him in November
  • Alice Jenkins 2012/09/04 13:53:52
    Alice Jenkins
    Talyor swift we are never ever getting back together
  • GROOVYthEE@LiEn 2012/09/04 10:03:08
    tribAl HOUSE frim 90s:::D
  • Jarod Kochman 2012/09/04 05:50:53 (edited)
  • addie 2012/09/04 02:25:59
    I do not really listen to music. I listen to Old Time radio shows, mostly. Recently i was listening to the Dixie Chicks and Betty Hutton on my Ipod, but that was weeks ago.
  • Yanne Love 2012/09/03 23:56:52
    Yanne Love
    Tons. Umm, lots of different genre
    Mostly K-pop
  • Ravenna Nepenthe 2012/09/03 20:41:18
    Ravenna Nepenthe
    I'm going to be listening to Within Temptation because they're awesome. :)
  • Lili13 2012/09/03 19:52:55
    Been listening to linking park and my chemical romance
  • Molly Taylor 2012/09/03 19:09:41
  • YourCompanionCube 2012/09/03 15:49:20
    Rammstein, Tribe, and HIM.
  • Sean Masters 2012/09/03 14:51:31
    Sean Masters
    MGMT - Time to Pretend - I know, older song but still well worth the listen. I much prefer the speed and tone of the video to the album track though. I also hate how they show the wrong singer in the video.
  • AngelicMelody888 2012/09/03 09:00:33
    Well at this very given moment Evanescence: Missing.
  • fan.yang.54772728 2012/09/03 06:58:10
  • Wretha S 2012/09/03 02:53:31
    Wretha S
    I don't usually do music on my mp3 player, if you see earbuds sticking out of my ears it's going to be an audiobook, or a podcast...

  • JayBaybe 2012/09/02 20:37:50
    #throwback I really like the song Obsession by Mariah Carey
  • Dana 2012/09/02 19:24:26
    Anything it's all good! Imagine Dragons is my newest artists! Love them!
  • M.A.E.S.A.91793 2012/09/02 18:59:31
    all of the hottest songs...DUH!
  • Curmudgeon 2012/09/02 18:48:21
    Are there people out there that actually listen to music all week? Don't they need sleep in between?

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