By JC Poppe Special to Published Jun 28, 2011 at 12:28 PM

In advance of their performance at Summerfest, duo AUTOMatic has released a new single from an upcoming album called "The HBs" that features singing by Sarah Fierek and spoken word by Ms. Cream.

The song is a smooth and relatable track about the ills of heartbreak.

The song is available for free download courtesy of Brussels, Belgium site/radio station Laid Back Radio, but you can stream it here first.

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Born in Milwaukee and raised in the Milwaukee suburb of Brown Deer, Concordia University Wisconsin alumnus Poppe has spent the majority of his life in or around the city and county of Milwaukee.

As an advocate of Milwaukee's hip-hop community Poppe began popular local music blog Milwaukee UP in March 2010. Check out the archived entries here.

Though heavy on the hip-hop, Poppe writes about other genres of music and occasionally about food, culture or sports, and is always ready to show his pride in Milwaukee and Wisconsin.