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NME review
07.04.14

Kiwi sibling duo team up with Lorde's producer to make similarly sparse synth-pop

Clash review
18.03.14

Sorrow-tinged dreaminess and ethereal symphonies...

Spotinews recomendation
08.03.14

Howdy folks. From a recent Spotify update comes the slick new album by Each Other. Genre: pop. Enjoy! Each Other – Being ElasticFiled under: 2014, Pop

The Line of Best Fit review
07.03.14

On her debut album, Karen Ørsted not only proves she's capable of crafting a superb collection of pristine pop, but that despite the ceaseless flood of Scandi-pop gold, she's...

Under The Radar review
27.03.14

MØ (born Karen Marie Ørsted) made her first entrance into the music scene as a shock rapper. But the 25-year-old Danish singer's debut full-length is a completely different beast...

Clash review
21.03.14

Impulsive, instinctive and infectious...

The Line of Best Fit review
06.03.14

On what is (incredibly) his first full-length solo release, the Galaxie 500 frontman's shrewd link-up with Jim James pays dividends - eventually

Spotinews recomendation
29.03.14

Hi. Thanks to a reader for reminding me about this stellar new album by Dean Wareham. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! (Note: Next update will be on Monday!) Dean Wareham – Dean...

NME review
17.03.14

Galaxie 500 man goes it alone on his first full-length solo record

Insound review
13.03.14

Dean Wareham (Galaxie 500, Luna) follows last year’s EP with his debut solo album. Nine new songs, produced by Jim James of My Morning Jacket, recorded at Jim’s house in...

Under The Radar review
11.03.14

Dean Wareham's debut solo recording—last year's majestic mini-album/EP Emancipated Hearts—brought out the softer side in the former frontman of both Galaxie 500 and Luna. Emotive...

The Line of Best Fit review
04.03.14

Khushi sets himself apart from run of the mill singer-songwriters on his first extended release.

Insound review
04.03.14

Anne's proper debut LP - Pulling Chain leads a dark and dirty dance oozing with gothic sexuality. Combining vibing, moody synths with thumping electronic back beats, Pulling Chain...

The Line of Best Fit review
18.02.14

Nick Harte emerges from the earthquake that battered his hometown of Christchurch with a triple album as inspired as it is incoherent.

Insound review
28.01.14

In Roses is the second album from Massachusetts based Gem Club was recorded at Tiny Telephone, John Vanderslice's studio, in 2013. For In Roses , Gem Club worked along with...

Under The Radar review
06.02.14

Gem Club's songs are spacious, graceful, and sad, the sort of music you'd hear drifting from a hidden PA system in an empty cathedral. More

Insound review
14.01.14

Lanterns on the Lake are a five-piece indie rock band from Newcastle-upon-tyne, United Kingdom.

Under The Radar review
22.01.14

Bella Union, the record label on which Lanterns on the Lake's sophomore album Until the Colours Run is released, is run by Simon Raymonde, formerly of dreampop pioneers Cocteau...

AudioCred review
26.12.13

What are we doing with guitars these days? Designing cryptic, pitch-altered loops; warping riffs into