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COLLECTING NITE JEWELS
COLLECTING NITE JEWELS

Nite Jewel, the project of L.A. based D.I.Y. electronic pop artist Ramona Gonzalez has been prolific of late with two big announcements over the past month. Real High, her lightning speed follow up album to last year’s worthy Liquid...

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SECOND STILL RELEASE S/T DEBUT
SECOND STILL RELEASE S/T DEBUT

Friday saw Los Angeles based outfit Second Still release their self titled debut album. Largely resting on the band’s love for the colder climes the 80s French underground mixed in with elements of post punk and slithers of shoegaze,...

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CARLY VAN SKAIK SHARES NEW SINGLE
CARLY VAN SKAIK SHARES NEW SINGLE

L.A. artist Carly Van Skaik recently released her latest dose of deeply affecting pop in the form of the intuitively written new single ’Closer To Heaven’. It’s expertly paced, and percussively rich with subtle acoustic guitar flourishes amidst the...

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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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