Posts Tagged ‘Noise Pop’
Late last week Joanna Gruesome and Yuck released the second singles from their forthcoming LP’s (listen to Yuck’s ‘Middle Sea’ here). Both releases are sounding strong. Joanna Gruesome’s debut record is due next month through Slumberland (USA) and Fotuna Pop! (EU). ‘Sugarcrush’ follows the lead single ‘Secret Surprise’, this time round the Cardiff noise pop [...]
Brooklyn Vegan spilt the news last week that The Band In Heaven will release their debut album ‘Caught In A Summer Swell’ on September 17 with the single ‘Dandelion Wine’ (pre-order through Decades Records)! The Florida-based shoegazers most recently appeared on the ‘Psych For Sore Eyes’ compilation, out now. The Band In Heaven – [...]
‘Stay Inside’, the latest EP from You Me And Us is available now featuring ‘Swim Or Sink’ (premiered via Bust Magazine). The Palm Springs trio are in the middle of a U.S. tour (dates)! It’s an accessible mix of noise pop and west coast surf rock put together with distorted, diving guitars and sugary vocals [...]
Glasgow noise poppers The Cherry Wave have released their second EP ‘Blush‘ (this follows their self-titled EP released last July on Good Grief Records).The Scottish noise makers have tightened up, sounding more defined and better produced. Take a listen to the title track below… The Cherry Wave – ‘Blush’ Visit The Cherry Wave @ Bandcamp @ Soundcloud @ Facebook.
Noise rock goes coastal on Westkust‘s ‘Surf’ from their debut EP ‘Junk‘. The five piece from Gotheburg, Sweden have pressed 300 copies on vinyl, pick one up here! Visit Westkust (Westcoast) @ Bandcamp @ Luxury @ Facebook.
Whoa! So many sounds come flying at you in the first ten seconds of ‘Weird Luck’ that you’d be forgiven for thinking that you just won the jackpot on a slot machine. Then the noisy melodic verse hits, intent on getting stuck in your head! Life Size Maps are a Brooklyn-based noise pop band who [...]
Get set for some spaced-out noise pop courtesy of Neon Indian‘s latest release ‘Era Extraña’. Chief songwriter Alan Palomo penned much of the album whilst living in Finland. He was reportedly stalked by a local hobo during this time… but that’s a whole other story! The album cut ‘The Blindside Kiss’ tips the needle with overdriven [...]
Veteran shoegazers Astrobrite recently returned to the stage in Chicago, their first live show in more than ten years! Front man Scott Cortez was joined on stage by previous collaborators Mahogany. Astrobrite also released two tunes ‘Your Radio Body’ and ‘Forgotten Valentine’ digitally last week, but there’s more! The lo-fi drone of ‘Silvery And Starless’ [...]
Brooklyn’s Crystal Stilts are set to release their new EP ‘Radiant Door’ via Sacred Bones on November 15. The first song ‘Dark Eyes’ kicks off the double sided, five track release. ‘Radiant Door’ follows the Crystal Stilts reverb-soaked 2011 record ‘In Love With Oblivion’. The lead single ‘Shake The Shackles’ got loads of attention when [...]
Noise pop trio Peter Kernel have released their new album ‘White Death Black Heart’ via African Tape featuring the single ‘Panico! This Is Love’ and the impressive album cut ‘I’d Die Rich At Your Funeral’. A very spiteful song title! The music is no different, it gets progressively more off track and abrasvie. The Swiss/Canadian [...]