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AFTER TEN YEARS, SALLY SHAPIRO CALLS TIME
AFTER TEN YEARS, SALLY SHAPIRO CALLS TIME

It was just the other day I was thinking of when Sweden’s Sally Shapiro might release a follow up to 2013’s excellent Somewhere Else. Well now they have but its unfortunately in the form of their last ever single...

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DAWN RICHARD TEAMS UP WITH KINGDOM TO RELEASE HONEST
DAWN RICHARD TEAMS UP WITH KINGDOM TO RELEASE HONEST

Singer-songwriter/producer Dawn Richard (D∆WN) has teamed up with Kingdom from the Los Angeles left-field independent record label Fade To Mind and released an amazingly powerful and affecting new single, ‘Honest’. Richard’s superlative vocals are laid amidst liquid synths and...

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NITE JEWEL KISSES THE SCREEN
NITE JEWEL KISSES THE SCREEN

Ramona Gonzalez, aka Nite Jewel this week shared ‘Kiss The Screen’, the vividly nocturnal toe tapper and second single to feature from her forthcoming new record Liquid Cool, out June 10 on her own label, Gloriette Records. It follows up...

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FREE TIME RELEASE NEW ALBUM
FREE TIME RELEASE NEW ALBUM

Free Time, the part Melbourne, part New York City outfit led by Dion Nania released a new album last week, In Search Of Free Time. The title probably reflects, Nania’s prolific output over the years. Upon returning from New...

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YOUNG MAGIC SHARE NEW SINGLE IN PREPARATION FOR STILL LIFE RELEASE
YOUNG MAGIC SHARE NEW SINGLE IN PREPARATION FOR STILL LIFE RELEASE

This week saw the release of the swirling, affecting and rather organic new single, ‘Default Memory’ from Brooklyn duo Young Magic. It follows up the kaleidoscopic and dreamy ‘Sleep Now’ and the shuffling pensiveness of the previous ‘Lucien’. The...

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TOP 30: ODONIS ODONIS & BADLANDS ENTER, HER MAGIC WAND DRAW A LINE TO NO. 1
TOP 30: ODONIS ODONIS & BADLANDS ENTER, HER MAGIC WAND DRAW A LINE TO NO. 1

Just the two new entries in a quiet chart week. That notwithstanding, they are two of quality despite both just sneaking into the bottom two spots. The first to mention is at 29. It comes from Toronto industrial and...

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YUMI ZOUMA SHARE NEW TRACK
YUMI ZOUMA SHARE NEW TRACK

Another understated pop gem from New Zealand quartet Yumi Zouma. The second single from the forthcoming album Yoncalla is ‘Barricade (Matter Of Fact)’. Listen below. Album out May 27th. Pre-order here.   Barricade (Matter Of Fact) Yumi Zouma (NZL)...

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WE FLOAT SHARE VIDEO FOR MYSTICETI
WE FLOAT SHARE VIDEO FOR MYSTICETI

Almost exactly to the day last year, Malmö based quartet We Float released their debut album, Silence, an intersection between the sweetest of pop stylings and the intellect of jazz composition. Now they’ve released some long awaited visuals for...

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ESSAIE PAS VIDEO FOR LA CHUTE
ESSAIE PAS VIDEO FOR LA CHUTE

Montreal electronic duo Essaie Pas have released a new video for the poignant closing track ‘La chute’ from their recently released album, Demain est une autre nuit. Filmed completely in black and white by Kaspar’89, it traces moments from Marie...

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TOP 30: NEW ENTRIES FOR ALICE B, EMILY JANE WHITE, MUTUAL BENEFIT & GIUNGLA
TOP 30: NEW ENTRIES FOR ALICE B, EMILY JANE WHITE, MUTUAL BENEFIT & GIUNGLA

Jordan Lee, complemented by his fluid coterie of musicians that form Mutual Benefit, enters the Top 30 chart this week at 23 with his exquisitely delicate new single, ‘Lost Dreamers’ from the forthcoming album, Skip A Sinking Stone out May...

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