[streaming] Anne Garner – Dust Devil

“Dust Devil” is the second single from Anne Garner‘s new album “Dear Unknown”, upcoming on Slowcraft on 1st April 2022. This minimal dream-pop anthem gradually unfurls from hushed piano beginnings through glowing soft electronics and pillowy rhythmic pulses into a cathartic tour de force, sweeping away trapped feelings that no longer serve, transposing the inner,…

[streaming] Many Voices Speak – Seat For Sadness

“Seat For Sadness” is the first single taken from the second Many Voices Speak album “Gestures”, released on 29th April via Strangers Candy. Many Voices Speak, the project of Swedish musician Matilda Mård, has always found its power in its ability to capture an eternity in an expression. Mård’s elegant, yearning dream-pop makes the world seem to…

[streaming] Kyle Morgan – Ransom The Captive Heart

Taken from the album “Younger At Most Everything”, out February 25th 2022 via Team Love Records. Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Kyle Morgan grew up in central Pennsylvania, where he spent countless Sunday mornings amidst the broken strains and coffee breath of his church congregation. His first record, Starcrossed Losers, became the alias under which he…

[streaming] David Burnett – Picture Palace

“Picture Palace” is the first single from Madrid-based American singer David Burnett ‘s debut album (to be released February 18th 2022 via Son Canciones). The song turns a simple daily scene – a boy invites a girl to go to the movies – into a timeless story, full of nostalgia and great promises (“I won’t…

[streaming] Hidden Rivers – Luminous Net

Taken from “Golden Age of Dereliction”,  out December 17th 2021 via Serein. “Golden Age of Dereliction” is part soft focus dance music, part left field ambient drawing on influences from over 20 years listening to fringe electronic music. Taking inspiration from breaks oriented music of the nineties and sample culture to the more machine led…

[streaming] Robert Stillman – Cherry Ocean

Taken from “What Does it Mean to Be American? “, out January 21st 2022. On January 21, 2022, Orindal Records (US) & KIT Records (UK) will co-release two albums by genre-defying, US-born, UK-based composer & multi-instrumentalist Robert Stillman: “What Does It Mean to Be American?” & “Portals (2022 Remaster)”. “What Does It Mean” to Be…

[streaming] Ilsha – Dive

“Dive” is the opening and title track of the debut EP by Ilsha, out October 29th via Tiny Room Records. For the debut of her band Ilsha, songwriter Ilse Hamelink wrote five songs that manage to be both personal and exuberant. Each song is a snapshot of a particular moment in time, capturing the feelings…

[streaming] Tender Mercy – Make You Afraid

Taken from “The Veil Falls”, out November 19th 2021 via Somewherecold. Louisville, Kentucky’s Tender Mercy (aka. Mark Kramer) releases his fourth full-length, The Veil Falls, in November on Somewherecold Records. Tender Mercy’s output is slow, sparse, minimal and quiet, and is likely to appeal to fans of Low, Grouper, and Tiny Vipers. “The theme that runs throughout, and basically all my work, is…

[streaming] Andy Aquarius – Chapel

“Chapel” is the title track of the debut full-length album by Andy Aquarius, out November 12th 2021 via Hush Hush Records. A timeless record that captures a primordial beauty, ‘Chapel’ places Andy’s exquisite homespun harp arrangements alongside honest vocal melodies for a transcendental journey through the outer realms of ambient, classical, new age, and folk…

[streaming] Claire Cronin – Bloodless

“Bloodless” is the title track from the new album by Claire Cronin, out November 12th via Orindal Records. “Bloodless” is the new album by Los Angeles-based musician and writer Claire Cronin. Expanding upon the supernatural and metaphysical themes of her critically acclaimed 2019 album Big Dread Moon and her 2020 “horror memoir” Blue Light of…

[streaming] Glenn Echo – Drink Up This Fire

First single from Glenn Echo’s debut record, “Fixed Memory”, out on digital platforms October 15th 2021. It’s hard to believe that Fixed Memory is Glenn Echo’s first album. Formed in 2015 by multi-instrumentalist Matt Gaydar, the alt-folk project has a deceptively intricate way of spinning acoustic guitar melodies, cozy vocal harmonies, and introspective lyrics into…

[streaming] Bea Troxel – I’m Not Asleep

Nashville singer-songwriter, Bea Troxel, shares a new single “I’m Not Asleep” from her upcoming record “Gettin’ Where”, out on September 17 on limited edition cassette and CD from Ruination Record Co.  The song is a lesson in vulnerability and desire, about what it means to wake up to your body and its needs. Troxel admits…

[streaming] Astral Brain – Five Thousand Miles

Taken from “The Bewildered Mind”, out October 15th 2021 via Shelflife. Astral Brain is a project initiated by Einar Ekström (Le Futur Pompiste) in Stockholm, Sweden. In 2015 he was joined by Siri af Burén (Testbild!, Band In Box) who started crafting vocals and lyrics to the instrumental pieces Einar had gathered during the previous…

[streaming] Corinne Sharlet – They Were Mine

Taken from “A Lovely Future”, out September 21st 2021. Chiaroscuro is an Italian artistic term used to describe the dramatic interplay between light and dark. Most frequently used in the world of painting or film noir, chiaroscuro is also a fitting way to describe Corinne Sharlet’s debut album, A Lovely Future. Corinne’s songs vacillate between…

[streaming] Myriam Gendron – Au cœur de ma délire

Adapted from traditional, created during a musical residency at the Old Mill in Le Bic, Québec, in August 2016, using sound samples from Daniel Saint-Pierre’s boat repair workshop. This song was the sparkle for what became the album “Ma délire – Songs of love, lost & found”, created & recorded between October 2020 and January…

[streaming] Mimsy – Ginster

“Ormeology” by Mimsy, previously known as Wechsel Garland and Wunder, is an album that whirrs and flickers, seeking to mediate between the tangible world and the intangible by blurring the boundaries between words and sounds and space. It is an archipelago that is in many ways connected to what surrounds it, while at the same…

[streaming] Tina Loeffler – Blue Mountains Home

New song by Tina Loeffler, out now digitally via Bandcamp. It’s the wind in the pines and the pale blue of the early blueberries, which nurtures her soul like a gentle breeze on a hot summer day and let her creativity flow. Always inspired by nature, Tina Loeffler loves to create folky tunes in her…

[streaming] Ghostly Kisses – Don’t Know Why

Ghostly Kisses is the dreamy pop music of singer songwriter Margaux Sauvé. The name ‘Ghostly Kisses’ was inspired from reading William Faulkner’s poem ‘Une ballade des dames perdues’ and seemed like the perfect reflection of her ethereal voice. “Don’t Know Why” is out everywhere now. “Don’t Know Why talks about a separation, the moment when you realize…