Archive for April, 2012
‘Punchbowl On A Plane’ is 96 seconds of pure psyched out hilarity, its as if the Dead Kennedys had a fist fight with Dick Dale whilst heavily medicated! Download the ‘Creepy Creeps’ split single free here. Monsters From Mars hail from San Diego and have been at it since 2001. ‘Punchbowl On A Plane’ was [...]
We The Pigs have recently posted a rework of their 2008 track ‘Fly’ (as heard via The Devil Has The Best Tuna). Originally a duo, the Swedish shoegaze pop act bolstered their line up last year to hit the live stage (playing at the Manka Boutique Pop Festival). As for an official release, or what to expect next, my [...]
Introducing LA’s Carol Rhyu aka White Blush. ‘Without You‘ is the stunning debut single from the solo artist who works alongside producer John Ho. Carol’s voice inhabits the hypnotic and sparse musical space with equal amounts of delicacy and harmony. Download White Blush ‘Without You’ free @ Bandcamp / Online @ Facebook.
You had me at Ewok! Seriously, if you’re going to call your band something ridiculous, Ewok Fur is a brilliant effort! I must admit, I was really hoping the music to accompany the name would be great. Thankfully, there’s a lot of charm behind the noisy, experimental, largely instrumental work of Germany’s Ewok Fur. ‘Moving [...]
The sprawling, unrelenting ‘Anthem’ by Old Bricks has a depth and darkness that pulls you through the five plus minutes. Primary songwriter Stuart Edwards has recorded a new record with drummer / guitarist / singer Andy Holmes. The North Carolina duo release their second LP ‘City Lights’ on May 8 via Grip Tapes. Visit [...]
Portland producer Malcom Lacey aka Arrange releases his new record ‘New Memory‘ on July 2. Take a listen to the bonus cut ‘I Want To Be Alright’ which has dominated blogs this week following Arrange’s much loved 2011 debut ‘Plantation’. For fans of Balam Acab, Teen Daze and Washed Out. Visit Arrange online @ [...]
This July Village release their new self-titled EP via Kingfisher Bluez Recording Company. The Vancouver-based four piece have produced a spacious dream popper in ‘Nowhere’. For fans of Field Mouse, Widowspeak and Memoryhouse. Visit Village @ Bandcamp @ Facebook @ Kingfisher Bluez Recording Company.
California’s Craft Spells release their new EP ‘Gallery’ via Captured Tracks on May 15 (pre-order here). To whet your appetite, here’s a new tune called ‘Leave My Shadow’ (via Klubb Ace). It’s a new wave delivery with punchy electro drums, jangly guitars and new romantic vocals. Hello 1984! The lead single ‘Still Left With Me‘ followed [...]
Bedroom is the work of Nashville’s Noah Kittinger. All of Bedroom’s output happens to be recorded…you guessed it, in Noah’s bedroom. ‘Nostalgic Feel‘ (free download here) is the third single from Noah’s forthcoming LP (as premiered on earmilk). For fans of breezy, lo-fi pop with a sun battered sheen! Visit Bedroom @ Bandcamp @ Tumblr @ Facebook.
British artist Johnny White aka Fairewell releases his ‘Poor, Poor Grendel Remix EP’ via Sonic Cathedral on April 30 (pre-order here). Earlier this month we heard Team Ghost’s remix of ‘Wild Meadow/I’ve Been Locked Away’. But today the remix of ‘Honey Street’ by The All Golden (Pete Gofton) has hit the intergoogle! It’s a downbeat [...]