Presents For Sally – ‘Wishawaytoday’


Presents For Sally deliver ‘Wishawaytoday‘, a fresh 7inch single that precedes the release of their new album ‘Colours & Changes’ (out later this year via Saint Marie Records). ‘Wishawaytoday’ is a sunny rocker with a 90s twee feel and a noisy edge. The 7inch is backed by the b-side ‘Hits Like Kisses’ which begins like a lullaby, and ends with a white hot, wall of sound! Presents For Sally formed in the late noughties and have since been praised by BBC Radio 1, Drowned In Sound, XFM and The Sound Of Confusion.

Presents For Sally – ‘Wishawaytoday’

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The Laurels – ‘Zodiac K’


The Laurels return with a fresh single called ‘Zodiak K’, it’s a melted psych wonder featuring Decoder Ring’s Jasper Fenton on drums, and the great Ayrton Senna as a motivational sample! It’s taken from their forthcoming second album, grab a free download here. The Sydney-based quartet have also announced an Australian tour (kicking off this August) with Nicolas Allbrook of Pond, (formerly Tame Impala).

The Laurels – ‘Zodiac K’

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Hyla – ‘Fever Calls Late’


Today Perth rock act Hyla delivered their second EP ‘Fever Calls Late’, a well balanced collection of psych n’ shoegaze. Since the release of their debut single ‘Sides/Remedy’ last year, the foursome have picked up airplay (FBi, Triple J), as well as international praise. In a short space of time Hyla have matured into a well rounded band, capable of dizzying rock numbers (‘The Thousands’ / ‘Come Find Us’), trippy psych (‘Fever Calls Late’), as well as dreamy lo-fi tunes (‘Wiser Way’). Grab a download here or stream in full below.

Hyla – ‘Fever Calls Late’ [EP Stream]

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Mutes – ‘Holy Terror’


Mutes ‘Holy Terror’ is a reverb rocker that comes out swinging before drifting into a dream state half way through. It’s a raw, uncompromising introduction to their second EP ‘Starvation Age’ (which is out next week, June 29). The UK quartet began as a solo project and spawned a self-titled EP last May. The upcoming five track collection ranges from rock to ambient and maintains the loveable, lo-fi aesthetic of their debut. ‘Starvation Age’ is available for pre-order (on digital or cassette) via One Note Forever.

Mutes – ‘Holy Terror’

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Loop – ‘Precession’


British rock veterans Loop have unveiled their first new music in twenty five years! ‘Precession’ is the lead single from their new EP ‘Array 1′ (which is now streaming over at Noisey). The former duo (is now a trio) and is touring the UK this month, grab a pre-order via ATP. Loop combined space rock and psych elements, and due to their indulgence in effects pedals, were embraced by the burgeoning shoegaze community (at the time), namely their 1990 classic ‘A Gilded Eternity’.

Loop – ‘Precession’

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‘Rock Back For Nepal’ (Vol. 1)


Patetico Recordings hasn’t wasted any time coming to the aid of Nepal in the wake of their devastating Earthquake. Or more accurately, earthquakes. ‘Rock Back For Nepal’ is a new compilation series featuring a stellar list of acts including SPC ECO, A Place To Bury Strangers, Lights That Change, Ummagma, Stellarscope and many more. Please download and help support this worthy cause, all money raised is going to the relief efforts. Nice work Tom!

Various Artists – ‘Rock Back For Nepal’ (Vol. 1)

Show your support by downloading here!