Morels – ‘Raygun’


Introducing Morels, a fresh dream pop/shoegaze band from Baltimore. ‘Raygun’ is their first single (available here) from their debut album, expected later this year. The four piece features former members of The Flying Eyes, Bad Liquor Pond and The Warlocks. As you’ll hear, Morels are influenced by the classics (Slowdive, MBV) and are off to an impressive start!

Morels – ‘Raygun’

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The Black Ryder – ‘Let Me Be Your Light’


The wait is (almost) over for The Black Ryder‘s second studio album ‘The Door Behind The Door’ (out February 24 – presale). EW has premiered the Aussie shoegazers latest single ‘Let Me Be Your Light’. It’s hushed tone plays out like a gothic lullaby. If a James Bond theme was ever to go dream pop, this may be it! Beautiful song. It follows the diverse singles ‘Seventh Moon’, ‘Let Me Be Your Light’ and ‘Santaria’. The Black Ryder have also announced a support slot with The Jesus And Mary Chain on their upcoming US tour.

The Black Ryder – ‘Let Me Be Your Light’

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Swervedriver – ‘Autodidact’

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‘Autodidact’ is the latest public song from Swervedriver‘s new album ‘I Wasn’t Born To Lose You’. It follows ‘Setting Sun’ and ‘Deep Wound’, together they point towards a more melodic sound for the British vets. ‘Autodidact’ is a strong sign of the LP to come (their first in seventeen years), which is sure to put a smile on fans faces! Pick it up via Cobraside/Cherry Red from March 3, the USA tour kicks off the day after (dates below).

Swervedriver – ‘Autodidact’

Swervedriver 2015 Tour Dates:

03/04 San Diego, CA – Casbah
03/05 Los Angeles, CA – Roxy Theatre
03/06 San Francisco, CA – Great American Music Hall
03/08 Seattle, WA – Neumo’s Crystal Ball
03/09 Portland, OR – Doug Fir Lounge
03/12 St. Paul, MN – Turf Club
03/13 Madison, WI – High Noon Saloon
03/14 Chicago, IL – TBA
03/15 Grand Rapids, MI – Pyramid Scheme
03/16 Cincinnati, OH – The Woodward Theater
03/17 St. Louis, MO – The Duck Room @ Blueberry
03/19 Dallas, TX – Club Dada
03/20-21 – Austin, TX – SXSW
03/23 Atlanta, GA – Terminal West (updated)
03/24 Durham, NC – Motorco
03/25 Washington, DC – Rock & Roll Hotel
03/27 Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg
03/28 Cambridge, MA – The Sinclair
03/29 Philadelphia, PA – Union Transfer

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93MillionMilesFromTheSun – ‘Watch Her Fall’


Fans of 93MillionMilesFromTheSun are in for a treat, the Doncaster act have delivered the new EP ‘Watch Her Fall‘ with an LP just around the corner! The strength of ‘Breathe Again’ is a testament to the quality of the recording sessions. Jump into the four tracker below…

93MillionMilesFromTheSun – ‘Watch Her Fall’ [EP Stream]

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Languis – ‘Other Desert Cities’


Thanks to the good taste at Shelflife Records, fans of L.A’s Languis can look forward to a limited 10inch reissue of their 2006 EP ‘Other Desert Cities’!  The limited re-release includes a digital bonus track called ‘I Paint’ (recorded during the same sessions). ‘Other Desert Cities’ features founding members Alejandro Cohen and Marcos Chloca, together with Stephen Swesey (Tristeza) and John Girgus (Aberdeen). As the presser states, it’s considered their “post-shoegaze psychedelic masterpiece”. Languis formed back in 1991 but for many, this will be an introduction.  Jump in…

Languis – ‘Other Desert Cities’ [EP Stream]

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Moon King – ‘Apocalypse’


‘Apocalypse’ is a song of two halves (as you may be able to see from the look of the audio file below). The opening minutes build anticipation and then… it’s a mountain of fuzz! Built for the stage, this crowd pleaser follows the Toronto duo’s impressive single ‘Roswell‘. Moon King‘s debut full length is out April 14 via Last Gang.

Moon King – ‘Apocalypse’

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