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NEW ANTI-FASCIST WAKE UP CALL BY THE RADIO DEPT.
NEW ANTI-FASCIST WAKE UP CALL BY THE RADIO DEPT.

“The Swedish national election is coming up and that means we’re putting out a new single. What else could we do? There are references to church bells in the lyrics, listeners from outside of Sweden might want to know...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POST-PUNK / MOTORIK / WAVE / SHOEGAZE / POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST. 17 NEW TRACKS + VIDEOS FOR IDLES, SEXTILE, & DRAHLA
NEW INDEPENDENT POST-PUNK / MOTORIK / WAVE / SHOEGAZE / POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST. 17 NEW TRACKS + VIDEOS FOR IDLES, SEXTILE, & DRAHLA

AUGUST 21 UPDATE: It’s been three weeks since the last write up on developments in our New Independent Post-Punk/Motorik/Darkwave/Coldwave/Shoegaze/Post Rock Playlist. Half of the tracks in total have been turned over since then with 17 absolute ripping exhibits from genres trading in...

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NEW INDEPENDENT POST PUNK/MOTORIK-KOSMISCHE/DARKWAVE/COLDWAVE/ SHOEGAZE/ POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – HIDEOUS SUN DEMON, SPESH, SWEARIN’, DENTIST, PIST IDIOTS, KAELAN MIKLA, DEAD LITTLE PENNY & BUZZ KULL
NEW INDEPENDENT POST PUNK/MOTORIK-KOSMISCHE/DARKWAVE/COLDWAVE/ SHOEGAZE/ POST-ROCK – AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST – HIDEOUS SUN DEMON, SPESH, SWEARIN’, DENTIST, PIST IDIOTS, KAELAN MIKLA, DEAD LITTLE PENNY & BUZZ KULL

JULY 30 UPDATE: Perth punk trio Hideous Sun Demon get things off to a willing start with the excellent album track ‘Crap Revelation’ from their impressive new album Fame Erotic Dream. The  spacious ‘Teflon’ from Seattle’s Spesh is next...

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FRIDA’S NEW EP IS A SUMPTUOUS FEAST OF POP GOLD
FRIDA’S NEW EP IS A SUMPTUOUS FEAST OF POP GOLD

Melbourne outfit Frida released their new EP these are all the things we’ve found earlier this month, a sumptuous ode to all things good in pop. It features six diverse offerings that are front-ended by three stellar exhibits of...

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IN LONG FORM: A BLUSH(INGLY) BELATED RESPONSE TO HEARTS GROW DULL (PART ONE)
IN LONG FORM: A BLUSH(INGLY) BELATED RESPONSE TO HEARTS GROW DULL (PART ONE)

Adelaide shoegaze/dream pop outfit Blush Response, led by DIY multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and producer (and soon be to be qualified veterinarian) Alister Douglas, dropped their long awaited debut album Hearts Grow Dull back in April.  Instructive as it is intoxicating,...

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COLLECTING THE AUDIO AND VIDEO FROM HANA VU’S DEBUT EP
COLLECTING THE AUDIO AND VIDEO FROM HANA VU’S DEBUT EP

Los Angeles DIY bedroom pop (for now) artist Hana Vu is set release her debut 6 track EP, How Many Times Have You Driven By later this month. So far she’s shared its first three tracks in their running...

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CENTREFOLD RELEASE SELF TITLED DEBUT LP
CENTREFOLD RELEASE SELF TITLED DEBUT LP

Photo: Kieran Hounsell Canadian quartet Centrefold recently released their self titled debut album, a raw and diversely influenced set of tracks suggestive of a band possessing a wide palate of music tastes. Resourcefully tuneful hooks and melodies which take...

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NEW SINGLE FROM MANY VOICES SPEAK
NEW SINGLE FROM MANY VOICES SPEAK

Many Voices Speak, the musical project of Borlänge artist Matilda Mård, has released an instructively powerful new single called ‘Necessaries’. It’s dreamily insistent disposition reflects the freedom and humility associated with its subject matter. ‘Necessaries’ deals with the difficulties...

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RECORD REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE (USA) – 7
RECORD REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE (USA) – 7

In a more general sense, we are interested by the human mind’s (and nature’s) tendency to create forces equal and opposite to those present. Thematically, this record often deals with the beauty that arises in dealing with darkness; the...

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FLOATING ROOM ANNOUNCE FALSE BAPTISM & SHARE VIDEO FOR LEAD SINGLE “SEASHELL”
FLOATING ROOM ANNOUNCE FALSE BAPTISM & SHARE VIDEO FOR LEAD SINGLE “SEASHELL”

Portland lo-fi shoegaze/dream pop outfit Floating Room have announced the upcoming release of their infectiously varied new album False Baptism. To mark the occasion they’ve shared a hazy sun soaked video to accompany the release of complex lead single...

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