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[streaming] Corasandel – Cracked Light

A hazy drone with cymbals drenched in reverb, evolving into a three minute ambient-pop song, “Cracked Light” hopes that the ones we care about are ok. “I was older, lost … Continua a leggere

27 giugno 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Fort Not – Jennie Brown

Taken from “The Club Is Open”, out September 11th via Meritorio Records. Fort Not is a Gothenburg based band, emerged out of the fumes of gin and tonic during a … Continua a leggere

19 giugno 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] The Slow Summits – Safe And Sorry

“Safe And Sorry” is the first single from the forthcoming album by The Slow Summits, a four-piece pop band from Linköping, Sweden. The song’s a jangly lamentation about the restless … Continua a leggere

5 giugno 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Pop Filter – Romance At The Petrol Station

The Ocean Party doesn’t exist anymore because one of its six members, Zac Denton, very sadly passed away. All other five members, including jangle pop hero Lachlan Denton and other … Continua a leggere

31 maggio 2020 · Lascia un commento

JETSTREAM PONY – Jetstream Pony (Shelflife / Kleine Untergrund Schallplatten, 2020)* Rimanda davvero ad altri tempi, per tutti gli amanti del pop chitarristico di almeno un quarto di secolo fa, … Continua a leggere

18 maggio 2020 · Lascia un commento

BENJAMIN FINGER – Less One Knows (Dead Definition, 2020) Parafrasando una celeberrima battuta cinematografica, quando si comincia l’ascolto di un album di Benjamin Finger non si sa mai cosa ci … Continua a leggere

22 aprile 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Jetstream Pony – It’s Fine

“It’s Fine” is the first single from the debut LP by Jetstream Pony, with the album released on limited vinyl LP, CD and digital platforms on 22nd May 2020, a … Continua a leggere

14 aprile 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] bdrmm – Is That What You Wanted To Hear?

A track taken from bdrmm’s debut album, ‘Bedroom’, which is released on July 3, 2020, via Sonic Cathedral. The 10-track album was recorded late last year at The Nave studio … Continua a leggere

4 aprile 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Red Red Eyes – Where Has Everybody Gone?

Taken from “A Girl And A Gun: Lockdown”, a coda of the collection of new interpretations of James Bond movies songs, published as a celebration of the music of 007 … Continua a leggere

2 aprile 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] The Artisans – The National Trust Disco

New track by The Artisans, streaming today via Soundcloud, alongside “Appleby Fair”. Jangly, catchy and shimmery guitar music mixed up with a mass of contradictions, this is The Artisans – … Continua a leggere

21 marzo 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] The National Honor Society – First Among The Last

Echoing influences from the best in British rock music from the last four decades, US four-piece The National Honor Society are set to release their debut album ‘To All the … Continua a leggere

19 marzo 2020 · Lascia un commento

DROPKICK – The Scenic Route (Bobo Integral, 2020)* Sedici dischi in poco meno di vent’anni sono un ruolino di marcia di tutto rispetto per una band impegnata a scrivere canzoni … Continua a leggere

10 febbraio 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Flying Fish Cove – Magic Wand

Flying Fish Cove is a painted dream of poetic indie pop from Seattle, WA. The fierce interiority, magical escapism, and mythical imaginaria that define singer-songwriter Dena Zilber’s intricate and intuitive … Continua a leggere

16 gennaio 2020 · Lascia un commento

[video of the week] Girlatones – Get To The End

Taken from thr second album by Girlatones, “Horn if You’re Honky”, out March 20 on Lost & Lonesome and Meritorio Records. Starting out as a songwriting vehicle for multi-instrumentalist Jesse … Continua a leggere

13 gennaio 2020 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Dropkick – Feeling Never Goes Away

Taken from “The Scenic Route”, releases February 7 2020 via Bobo Integral. Dropkick are a power-jangle-pop group from Edinburgh, Scotland. I dare to say that they are one of the … Continua a leggere

12 dicembre 2019 · Lascia un commento

[video of the week] Alex Chilltown – Carry On

“Carry On” is taken from Alex Chilltown’s debut album “Eulogies”, their fully realised debut album, via Fear of Missing Out Records (Tallies, Yohuna, Basement Revolver) on 24 January 2020. A … Continua a leggere

9 dicembre 2019 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Fassine – Limbs

New single by Fassine, just out on Trapped Animal Records & Cargo Records. Cinematic pop creators Fassine return with ‘Limbs’, a typically dramatic and chaotic single that sees the London … Continua a leggere

6 dicembre 2019 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Hanya – Dream Wife

New track from Hanya, in anticipation of their E.P. “Lobotany”, out 7 February 2020 via Alcopop! Records. Hanya is an indie-pop shoegazing four piece from Brighton, fronted by Heather Sheret … Continua a leggere

28 novembre 2019 · Lascia un commento

[streaming] Math and Physics Club – Indian Ocean

Taken from the 2-track ‘Indian Ocean’ 7″ single, out December 12th via Matinée Recordings. The final single from Math and Physics Club is a bittersweet but fitting coda for a … Continua a leggere

21 novembre 2019 · Lascia un commento