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Recommend for fans of bands such as The Strokes, The Cure, The White Stripes, and even Iggy & The Stooges, we’re pleased to present a free download of the the song “Empires” from the garage/hard rock band, Swanky Tiger.

Taken from their debut LP, Swanky Tiger’s first single, “Empires,” has just dropped and has already been featured on sites such as Indie Minded and Faronheit. Their previous EP, Electric Tiger, even earned them an honorable mention by The Deli Magazine in their “Best of NYC 2013 Poll for Emerging Artists” revival rock category!


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