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KACEY JOHANSING RETURNS WITH THE HIDING
KACEY JOHANSING RETURNS WITH THE HIDING

We first fell for the work of Kasey Johansing the second the exquisite ‘Angel Island’ hit our ears way back in 2010. The track came from her impressive debut album Many Seasons and apart the release of her follow...

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NEW SINGLE + VIDEO FROM TASHAKI MIYAKI, DEBUT LP OUT SOON
NEW SINGLE + VIDEO FROM TASHAKI MIYAKI, DEBUT LP OUT SOON

Los Angeles based shoegaze pop duo Tashaki Miyaki will release their debut album The Dream next month. Check out the new Kelsey McNamee video for new heartfelt single ‘City’, a bittersweet ode to the disconnectedness and loneliness that inevitably...

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PEAKING LIGHTS ENLISTS CHLOË SEVIGNY FOR LITTLE FLOWER
PEAKING LIGHTS ENLISTS CHLOË SEVIGNY FOR LITTLE FLOWER

In the first half of last year we fell heavily for the excellent track ‘Conga Blue’ by L.A. duo Peaking Lights, an outfit we’ve admired for many a year. So much so it landed in our Top 100 tracks...

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KINGDOM  SET TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM
KINGDOM SET TO RELEASE DEBUT ALBUM

Break It Down Fuck It Up Now I See What is Love After six years and a plethora of singles, EP’s and collaborations (D∆WN, Kelela) Los Angeles based producer and Fade To Mind label founder Kingdom (Ezra Rubin) is...

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AOTW: HAND HABITS’ WILDLY IDLE, A POIGNANT WORK OF TRUE HUMILITY
AOTW: HAND HABITS’ WILDLY IDLE, A POIGNANT WORK OF TRUE HUMILITY

Hand Habits, the project of L.A based multi-instrumentalist Meg Duffy (Mega Bog, Kevin Morby Band) released her long awaited debut album last week. A work that in some ways oozes confidence but cautions that with its fragility, it’s lo-fi...

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NEW VIDEO FROM BLACK MARBLE FOR ‘WOODS’
NEW VIDEO FROM BLACK MARBLE FOR ‘WOODS’

One of our favourite tracks on the excellent new Black Marble album It’s Immaterial is the insanely catchy but actually quite tense ‘Woods’. Now the track has the perfect visual accompaniment in the form of a Theo Sixou directed...

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KOTOMI RELEASES TRACK NUMBER FIVE OF 2015
KOTOMI RELEASES TRACK NUMBER FIVE OF 2015

Los Angeles artist Lauren Hillman’s Kotomi project just keeps the pop gems coming with her new track, ‘Bright Side’. It’s the fifth self released track self released by the independent and DIY Hillman this year, the first of which,...

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RECORD REVIEW: FLYING LOTUS – COSMOGRAMMA
RECORD REVIEW: FLYING LOTUS – COSMOGRAMMA

There comes a point in time in the musical careers of but a few talented artists where they are at the height of their powers, and by that I mean they reach towering heights, not just measured against themselves,...

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RECORD REVIEW: JOANNA NEWSOM (USA) – HAVE ONE ON ME
RECORD REVIEW: JOANNA NEWSOM (USA) – HAVE ONE ON ME

Label: Drag City Release Date: February 23, 2010 The new triple album from Joanna Newsom, Have One On Me, all things being fair and equal, should put her high up among the very best solo artists of all time....

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RECORD REVIEW: LOCAL NATIVES – GORILLA MANOR
RECORD REVIEW: LOCAL NATIVES – GORILLA MANOR

Label: French Kiss Release Date: 10th February, 2010 As anyone who has been in a band for keeps knows, the writing process, when ideas are spread across a myriad of personalities with disparate ambitions and interests can be simply...

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