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COLLECTING GOTHIC TROPIC, DEBUT ALBUM SOON
COLLECTING GOTHIC TROPIC, DEBUT ALBUM SOON

Right the way through 2016, for some reason this site did not feature anything from Gothic Tropic, the left field pop project of Los Angeles singer/guitarist Cecilia Della Peruti. This is despite the fact she released three great tracks,...

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AU.RA. RELEASES APPLAUSE AHEAD OF CULTIVATIONS
AU.RA. RELEASES APPLAUSE AHEAD OF CULTIVATIONS

Photo: McClean Stephenson Globetrotting Australian duo Au.Ra. have announced the release date for their new album Cultivations, sharing it’s first single, the rhythmic and spacy ‘Applause’. It’s the first we’ve heard of the them since their excellent debut album Jane’s...

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LAND OF TALK SHARES ‘LOVING’
LAND OF TALK SHARES ‘LOVING’

If self imposed rules allowed for multiple entries from the same artist(s) simultaneously, all three lead up singles from Life After Youth, the upcoming new record from Elizabeth Powell’s Land Of Talk would simultaneously feature highly and heavily in our...

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GOING CRUISING WITH SPISSY
GOING CRUISING WITH SPISSY

Photo: Anna Powell Teeter Just came across Spissy the other day, a Bloomington based duo who craft delightful understated hook filled pop music. Back in January they released Easy Mirror, a five track EP delivered just 10 months since...

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SHE DEVILS CHANNEL THE DECADES ON DEBUT ALBUM
SHE DEVILS CHANNEL THE DECADES ON DEBUT ALBUM

“I’ve always believed in the idea that if you visualise or summon something, it will come true”. Audrey Ann Boucher. Montreal duo She-Devils traverse the decades on their brilliantly and uniquely delivered debut self titled record set for release...

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OISEAUX-TEMPETE SHARE 17 AND A HALF MINUTE EPIC
OISEAUX-TEMPETE SHARE 17 AND A HALF MINUTE EPIC

“champagne bubbling for the mighty…there are deaths and there are colonies, there are deaths and there are bulldozers, there are deaths and there are hospitals, there are deaths and there are radar screens to observe the dead as they...

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LAND OF TALK RETURN AFTER SEVEN YEARS WITH NEW RECORD
LAND OF TALK RETURN AFTER SEVEN YEARS WITH NEW RECORD

Now into a second decade, Elizabeth Powell’s Montreal based outfit Land Of Talk is set to release a new album, Life After Youth, just the fourth and first since 2010’s Cloak and Cipher. During those seven years, fatigue, family...

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THE DISTRICTS RELEASE ORDINARY DAY
THE DISTRICTS RELEASE ORDINARY DAY

Currently plying their wares at SXSW in Austin in the middle of finishing their second album due later this year, Philadelphia quartet The Districts recently released a new single, ‘Ordinary Day’, a driving, winding mixture of pop and rock...

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LET LUSCIOUS WAVES OF PLEASURES ENVELOP YOU
LET LUSCIOUS WAVES OF PLEASURES ENVELOP YOU

This time last year Florida based genre defying quartet PLEASURES released their debut album, Fucked Up Dreams Come True, a work that explored the multi-layered intersections between choices and their consequences. Now sees the release of their dark pop...

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BELOVED ELK RELEASE DISTRACTIONS
BELOVED ELK RELEASE DISTRACTIONS

This week saw the release of the long awaited debut album from Melbourne duo Beloved Elk. Distractions is both a work of raw strength and tense fragility that straddles the line between experimentation and accessibility. Restless drums and percussion...

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