Watch New Videos from Monsoon, Kenosha Kid

Two new videos to get you hyped on the current state of Athens music, which, ICYDK, Athens music is basically just like CRUSHING IT right now:

First, visuals from youngsters Monsoon, who recently dropped this inventive, high-quality clip for the title track and lead single from their debut LP, Ride A’Rolla (Flagpole review):

And second, a new song, “Mushmouth,” and an accompanying video from jazz-jam stalwarts Kenosha Kid, whose excellent and genre-defying new album, Inside Voices, drops Mar. 3 (you can hear another tune from the record here):


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