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TOP 30 – NOVEMBER 14, 2018: VOL.10 NO.37

SO. CRATES, NELSON DIALECT & ALNITAK KID HIT TOP SPOT WITH “BLACK TAPES”! IRELAND’S FONTAINES D.C. DEBUT IN THE TOP 10 WITH THE WITHERING ‘TOO REAL’ WHICH LEADS A WHOLE SWAG OF NEW ENTRIES! AND IT’S ALL KICKED OFF BY THE STUNNING “NO UNIVERSE” FROM CHRIS GARNEAU.    TOP 30 THE FULL LIST (Including Release details) […]

NEW INDEPENDENT & UNDERGROUND TECHNO – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

PLAYLIST UPDATE NOVEMBER 13: Kicking our New Independent & Underground Techno Spotify Playlist off in the best possible way is German duo Hidden Empire with ‘Cashmere’ the title track off their new EP for Octopus Recordings and Berlin born producer SLV with ‘Dreamscapes’ off his new EP Reflected Light. We then feature two tracks from another […]

NEW INDEPENDENT POP/ROCK: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST ON SPOTIFY

NOVEMBER 13 UPDATE: We begin our latest Pop/Rock update with the new single ‘Real Tight’ from Perth outfit Methyl Ethel. Joining them is the musical project of London based German artist Silvi Wersing, Chorusgirl, veteran rocker and Dinosaur Jr mastermind J Mascis, Providence quartet Deer Tick, Los Angeles trio Cherry Glazer Southend art rock outfit These New Puritans Sydney artist Julia Jacklin Leeds sextet […]

SO CRATES, ALNITAK KID & MC NELSON DIALECT COME TOGETHER FOR SUNSET CITIES SINGLE; LISTEN TO “BLACK TAPES”

“The record follows the cycle of the sun, no beginnings and no endings, just answers to this and many other questions using the voice, the drum and the body electric. When was the last time you watched the sunset?” Bandcamp. One of our most loved Australian labels Bedroom Suck Records are the home of the […]

ESKAPIST LAUNCHES THRILLING TWO VOLUME EP

Berlin based DJ/Producer Eskapist has launched a thrillingly diverse two volume set of sizzling techno to mark Figure Music‘s 101st release. Each superbly produced volume contains four tracks with all eight providing multifarious avenues of escapist techno your mind to traverse. Released two weeks back, Volume 1 opens with the swirling yet perfectly patterned atmosphere […]

CLÉA VINCENT SHARES NEW SINGLE + VIDEO

Photo: Kamila K Stanley Parisian pop artist Cléa Vincent has just released her exceptional new single ‘Nuit Sans Sommeil’ (Sleepless Night). One of great contrast, on the surface it’s an eminently dance-ready ode to the night but delve beneath the instantly enticing sheen and you’ll find an unsettling bittersweetness represented by a subtle combination of […]

NEW INDEPENDENT HOUSE* MUSIC – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST

Original Photo by Indie30. PLAYLIST UPDATE – November 10: Just gave our New Independent House Music Playlist on Spotify a mini-makeover with some great new tracks joining those which have been staples from the last couple of weeks. We start with the ultra smooth collaboration between Italian DJ/Producer Black Loops & Greek equivalent Nikos Haropoulos. They are joined by three tracks from […]

KÆLAN MIKLA RELEASE NÓTT EFTIR NÓTT

Reykjavík DIY post punk trio Kælan Mikla first appeared on our radar earlier this year when we began our series of seven Spotify playlists highlighting new music and shared ‘Lítil Dýr’. That track, which opened their delayed debut album Mánadans was a little deceptive to those of us new to the band. Recorded in DIY and lo-fi […]

NEW INDEPENDENT POST-PUNK / MOTORIK / KOSMISCHE / DARKWAVE / COLDWAVE / SHOEGAZE / POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST.

PLAYLIST UPDATE: It’s been an eternity since we last wrote a written update of our New Independent Post-Punk/ Motorik/ Kosmische/ Darkwave/Coldwave/Shoegaze/Post-Rock Spotify playlist. We’ve decided to streamline these write-ups to ensure we get the word out quicker about the great artists we showcase. The playlist at present in brimming full of the some of best […]

TOP 30 – NOVEMBER 7, 2018: VOL.10 NO.36

AN AUSTRALIAN AFFAIR: CYANIDE THORNTON’S “HOT AIR” HITS TOP SPOT; HIGHEST DEBUTS FOR SO. CRATES, NELSON DIALECT & ALNITAK KID’S “BLACK TAPES” & JULIET FOX’S “ROBOTIC MODE”*   TOP 30 THE FULL LIST (Including Release details) 1. CYANIDE THORNTON (AUS) – Hot Air from the album Cyanide Thornton (Bedroom Suck/Remote Control/Cargo/Omnian Music Group). 2. MARIE DAVIDSON (CAN) […]

WONDERFUL NEW PLANNINGTOROCK SINGLE FROM POWERHOUSE

This Friday will see Berlin-via-Bolton producer Planningtorock deliver his fourth full length record Powerhouse via DFA Records. It features this wonderful, wonderful, wonderful house gem, ‘Beulah Loves Dancing’ which was released last week. Listen below —  if it doesn’t leave a smile beaming across your face, you are a corpse. Pre-order Powerhouse here. Full information […]

PINES & AYELLE SPEAK AS ONE ON NEW SINGLE

Last week Adelaide electronic pop duo Adam Dormand and James Kenneally aka PINES, dropped their new single ‘Speak’. Let its deep dark bass tones, pre-eminent rhythmic shuffle and the detached sensuality of London based Swedish-Iranian vocalist Ayelle engulf you below and then pick it up digitally here. . In case you missed the two tracks they released earlier […]

NEW INDEPENDENT ELECTRONIC POP: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST

NOVEMBER 6 UPDATE: Been busy across October and early November assembling our New Independent Electronic Pop playlist. Check out the fruits of our labour below. In order of release date, the current ever revolving list contains new tracks from; San Francisco artist and HEARTWATCH member Claire George, Adelaide electronic duo PINES, Amsterdam’s BEA 1991, NYC’s Emily King,  Melbourne’s […]

RAW, EMOTIVE & POWERFUL; SRSQ’S VIDEO FOR ‘PERMISSION’; UNREALITY OUT NOW

The deeply emotional rollercoaster ride that is the debut album Unreality, from Kennedy Ashlyn’s solo project SRSQ (seer-skew) was released last week. While working on Amends, a tribute to her bandmate and partner Cash Askew and the final Them Are Us Too record released in June, Ashlyn was also working on Unreality, a record that […]

DEERHUNTER SHARE FIRST SINGLE FROM NEW ALBUM

Walk around and see how it fades… Atlanta experimental pop/rock quintet Deerhunter have announced the impending release of their eighth album, Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared? and shared its first single ‘Death In Midsummer’. The world is in an acute state of flux in every sense and lyrically the band continue to abstractly question and challenge […]

JULIET FOX RELEASES ROBOTIC MODE EP

Berlin & Ibiza based DJ/Producer Juliet Fox has released Robotic Mode, her thumping new four track EP for Octopus Black. It follows up a busy few months for the Adelaide born Fox who has released a diverse range of techno derived work for the likes of Drumcode, Access Upon as well as the collaboration with Gallya […]