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Plastic Estate Craft Two Divergent Gems
Plastic Estate Craft Two Divergent Gems

Cardiff duo Nicholas James and Stanley Fouracres aka Plastic Estate have gifted us their new double sided 7″ single via Bologna label Avant! Records. It features two inventive and divergent cuts of 80s inspired new wave and synth pop...

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Christine And The Queens Returns With Powerful New Single
Christine And The Queens Returns With Powerful New Single

This week saw Nantes born & Paris based pop artist Héloïse Adelaïde Letissier aka Christine & The Queens gift us her powerfully intimate new single  ‘People, I’ve Been Sad’. It’s a poignant and purposeful work of dramatic synth pop...

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RINA MUSHONGA’S AFFIRMING NEW SINGLE OF RESISTANCE
RINA MUSHONGA’S AFFIRMING NEW SINGLE OF RESISTANCE

Despite the protestations of those, usually on the Right, who never got the memo some forty years ago, or simply don’t understand what either concept means, being an independent artist is in itself a political act. And whether expressed...

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LISTEN/WATCH: AFFET ROBOT RELEASES HUZURSUZ SEYIRLER EP + VIDEO FOR OPENING TRACK “FIRTINA’
LISTEN/WATCH: AFFET ROBOT RELEASES HUZURSUZ SEYIRLER EP + VIDEO FOR OPENING TRACK “FIRTINA’

On Friday Affet Robot, the darkwave/synth pop project of Istanbul multi-instrumentalist Eren Günsan, released a more than impressive new EP called Huzursuz Seyirler (Restless). To mark the occasion he’s shared the more than appropriate video for its mood oscillating opening...

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COUCH PRINTS DELIVER SOFTLY STIRRING DEBUT
COUCH PRINTS DELIVER SOFTLY STIRRING DEBUT

The softly stirring ‘Tell U’ is the debut track from Queens electronic pop trio Couch Prints. A deliberative beat establishes a timeless tempo as a magic blend of guitar melodies and treated synth sounds establish a hazy yet focused...

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DRAB MAJESTY DO LONG DIVISION AHEAD OF EUROPEAN TOUR
DRAB MAJESTY DO LONG DIVISION AHEAD OF EUROPEAN TOUR

Los Angeles synth duo Drab Majesty have released ‘Long Division’, the second single from their forthcoming third album, Modern Mirror. Essentially a track about the ironic point in a relationship when both parties realise that compromise has not only...

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SKYDECK ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM, SHARE GRAND NEW SINGLE
SKYDECK ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM, SHARE GRAND NEW SINGLE

Late last month Melbourne postpunk/synthpop outfit Skydeck, led by dual vocalists Mitch Clemens (Ciggie Witch) and Dominic Kearton (Pregnancy), announced the upcoming release of their debut album Eureka Moment. To herald the moment they’ve released the dual speed single ‘Tourniquet...

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TOP 100 TRACKS OF 2018
TOP 100 TRACKS OF 2018

111. The New Is Not Born Yet La Fraicheur (ENG) From the album, ‘Self Fulfilling Prophecy’, InFiné Music.  Audio Stream Self Fulfilling Prophecy by La Fraicheur 110. Good To You Kate Teague (USA) From the single, ‘Good To You’,...

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TOP 30 ALBUMS OF 2018
TOP 30 ALBUMS OF 2018

30. Light  Juliana Daugherty (USA) Western Vinyl TRACKLIST   1. Player 2. Baby Teeth 3. Revelation 4. Sweetheart 5. Bliss 6. Easier 7. Light 8. Come For Me 9. California 10. Wave BUY HERE READ OUR REVIEW HERE 29....

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NEW INDEPENDENT ELECTRONIC POP: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST
NEW INDEPENDENT ELECTRONIC POP: AN INDIE30 PLAYLIST

NOVEMBER 6 UPDATE: Been busy across October and early November assembling our New Independent Electronic Pop playlist. Check out the fruits of our labour below. In order of release date, the current ever revolving list contains new tracks from;...

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