NEW MUSIC

NEW INDEPENDENT POST-PUNK / MOTORIK / WAVE / SHOEGAZE / POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST.

SEPTEMBER 21 UPDATE: A month has flown by since our last write up on our newly named Waving & Gazing: From Post-Punk to Post Rock playlist (too cheesy?). After being given short shrift so far shoegaze fans will be pleased with its front end. The playlist at this moment in time begins with a thrilling […]

RECORD REVIEW: MOHLAO (NET) – KONSTRUKT 009

Prolific Helsinki based Dutch artist and producer Samuel van Dijk released a new EP Friday under his techno trading moniker Mohlao for Dutch imprint Konstrukt. On it he seeks out the tangible and seeks to plant his feet back on terra firma having immersed himself and the listener in everything below and above ground on the cannily […]

ENDLESS WHITE DEBUT FLOW WEST TO YOU

A couple of weeks back  Xi’an dream pop/shoegaze outfit Endless White released their tellingly titled gem of a debut album Flow West To You. The Shaanxi quartet consist of vocalist/guitarist Zhang Wanyi and lead guitarist Ren Yuxuan ably backed by the sinewy bass lines of Li Yifan and the languidly inventive drums from Chen Xujan. The melodic […]

NEW INDEPENDENT ELECTRONIC & EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – OBJEKT LEADS 5 MORE NEW TRACKS

PLAYLIST UPDATE: SEPTEMBER 20. We added five more stellar additions to our Electronic and Experimental playlist over the past few days. We start with English DJ/Producer TJ Hertz, aka Objekt with ‘Secret Snake’, a cut that neatly stitches together a smorgasbord of restless musical ideas that range from his experimental side to the native electronic […]

JACCO GARDNER SHARES FIRST TRACK FROM ALL INSTRUMENTAL SOMNIUM

Dutch psychedelic pop auteur Jacco Gardner has released the melodious sub two minute ‘Volva’ the first little taster below from his forthcoming album, the all instrumental Somnium. His first release since 2015’s excellent Hypnophobia, its gestation period saw Gardner move to Portugal’s City of Light, a development that heavily influences the album. Lisbon will do […]

TOP 30 – SEPTEMBER 19, 2018: VOL.10 NO.29

FOLLOW US ON SPOTIFY MITSKI SLOW DANCES TO 1, WILL SAUL, NEEL, FOXTROTT INTO TOP 10   

PLANETÉ DROPS NEW TRACK VECTORS

Melbourne producer Dion Tartaglione aka Planeté, has wasted no time in releasing more new material in the wake of his recent EP Continuum released last month. ‘Vectors’ is alternately dramatic, poignant and wistful and boasts the kind of club inspired shuffle utilised in his DJ sets. Listen below and buy the Good Manners released single here. You can also […]

ALL IS NOT AS IT SEEMS; TOY DROP DOUBLE A SIDE 12″

Last Friday English genre defying quintet Toy released two superbly diverse singles that come together physically to form a double A sided 500 copy limited edition 12″ on vinyl. ‘The Willo’ is a deceptive seven minute piece of disoriented somnambulist psychedelia while ‘Energy’ is thrillingly sludgy, melodious and motorik inspired. It’s their first release for London independent […]

NEW INDEPENDENT ELECTRONIC & EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST

PLAYLIST UPDATE: SEPTEMBER 15. Malmö quartet We Float announced the release date for their new album What’s Really Real (Havtorn) and they lead our playlist this weekend with its first dreamy single in more ways than one, ‘REM’. Watch the video for it in our previous article. That’s followed by the ebbing flow of ‘Gilded’ from […]

WE FLOAT RETURN IN SHIMMERING STYLE

Photo: Miriam Semb Namork Wait, Don’t fade away, I’m here Diving into, My mind. Three years after their excellent debut long player Silence, Malmö based experimental jazz-pop outfit We Float, the project coalescing around the songwriting of Norwegian bassist Anne Marte Eggen, have released ‘REM’, the first single off their long awaited second album What’s Really Real? Armed […]

BLACK BELT EAGLE SCOUT’S SINGLE OF RESISTANCE; DEBUT ALBUM OUT TODAY

Portland based Swinomish artist Katherine Paul aka Black Belt Eagle Scout, today releases her powerful debut album Mother Of My Children. Thus far the queer musician has shared three singles, ‘Soft Stud’, ‘Never Lie Down’ with the latest being the ever-knowing delicately defiant glow of ‘Indians Never Die.’ Its partly the celebration of the resistance […]

TOP 30 – SEPTEMBER 12, 2018: VOL.10 NO.28

DJRUM STAYS AT 1, BIG MOVES FROM MARIE DAVIDSON & WILL SAUL FOLLOW THIS ON SPOTIFY   

COURTNEY MARIE ANDREWS RETURNS WITH A SHOT ACROSS THE BOW

Having released one of our candidates for album of the year with May Your Kindness Remain, Courtney Marie Andrews returns with the release of her defiant and empowering new single ‘Heart And Mind’ written in response to the unlikely election of a pathetically insecure and sexist septuagenarian to the high office of her country. Watch […]

FOXTROTT’S NEW CEREBRAL POP BEAUTY MORE THAN DELIVERS

Having released Meditations I and II in July and August respectively, Montreal artist FOXTROTT (Marie-Hélène Delorme) has shared ‘Deliver’, her heartfelt and honest new single in the lead up to the third and final tranche of her new album Meditations I-II-III out on One New Indian October 5. Watch the lyric video to the work […]

BILL CONVERSE CARVES OUT HULLED

Austin analog producer Bill Converse has followed up ‘OK Karplus’, the excellent stand alone track he released for the Holodeck Records Vision One compilation earlier in the year with the release of a new EP, Hulled. The Dark Entries release is the the first substantial one since last year’s excellent second album The Shape Of […]

NEW INDEPENDENT FOLK/ ROCK/ COUNTRY/ SINGER-SONGWRITER/ AMERICANA/ CHAMBER POP- AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST

I don’t have to scream to get my point across I don’t need to yell to know that I’m the boss that is my choice and this is my voice You can tell that to the boys Molly Burch, “To The Boys”, First Flower, Captured Tracks. SPECIAL UPDATE: Four  more tracks just added. Courtney Marie Andrews […]