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Howdy. Are you in the mood for some psychedelic rock? If yes, please check out the new album by Stardeath and White Dwarfs and enjoy! Stardeath and White Dwarfs – WastoidFiled...

NME review
yesterday

Palaceer Lazaro's second album of conscious hip-hop is weird, funky, spiritual and futuristic

NME review
21.07.14

'60s American classics resurrected by Austin psych group

Spotinews recomendation
14.07.14

Evening. Let’s start the week with some psych-pop. Enjoy Wunder Wunder! (US version here.) Wunder Wunder – Everything InfiniteFiled under: 2014, Pop

NME review
21.07.14

Austrialian duo's Californian homage is spoilt by awkward arrangement

Under The Radar review
18.07.14

Australia's latest psychedelic export comes in the form of Wunder Wunder, the work of producers Aaron Shanahan and Benjamin Plant who recently relocated to L.A.  More

Spotinews recomendation
08.07.14

Hey. The latest album by The Skygreen Leopards was added to Spotify today. Genre: pop. Enjoy! The Skygreen Leopards – Family CrimesFiled under: 2014, Pop

Insound review
08.07.14

Ensemble Economique is Brian Pyle of Starving Weirdos and RV Paintings. His solo project (hence the slightly ironic moniker) released various albums, splits, and EPs on labels...

Clash review
03.07.14

All hustle, no muscle? Of course not...

The Quietus review
16.07.14

"It's a lot like Gorillaz, where the art is at the forefront of it and, just like us, Damon sits behind the scenes," said Jungle's Josh Lloyd-Watson to Clash earlier this year...

NME review
07.07.14

The elusive London duo's debut is a surefire summer party-starter but comes with a subtle dark side

Insound review
24.06.14

Circulatory System are back with a new double album called Mosaics within Mosaics . They are led by Will Cullen Hart, visual artist and one of the main songwriters of the...

Under The Radar review
08.07.14

W. Cullen Hart's latest Circulatory System LP—a collage of Beatles-eque pop experiments and other sound scraps—offers a handful of inspired snippets mired in too much sluggish...

NME review
23.06.14

Tom Krell flexes his R&B muscles but is better when he sticks to his chilltronic roots

Spotinews recomendation
24.06.14

Hey. How to Dress Well is soul singer-songwriter Tom Krell. His new album was just added to Spotify. Enjoy! How to Dress Well – “What Is This Heart?”Filed under: 2014, Singer...

Clash review
23.06.14

His innocence and tenderness remains as touching as ever...

Insound review
17.06.14

Reminiscent of the great Garage Rock bands of the 60's and 70's; MC-5, Stooges, Shadows of the Night, with some great modern punk n roll thrown in.

The Quietus review
12.06.14

To the wider world, doubtlessly weaned on Ondi Timoner's 2003 documentary Dig!, it's been all too easy to take Anton Newcombe for granted. Seen in certain quarters as a misguided...

The Quietus review
12.06.14

Fans of Toy or Metronomy are likely to have seen The Proper Ornaments in action - they've supported both bands on recent tours. A deft stroke of PR airbrush has consigned 2013's...

NME review
16.06.14

Nostalgic pop that sets up Veronica Falls' man's side project as serious psych-pop contenders

Under The Radar review
10.06.14

Up to this point, just about every new release from The Fresh & Onlys has offered us the singularly bittersweet pleasure of greeting new, unexpected sonic gestures while...

NME review
16.06.14

San Franciscans leave punk past behind in favour of new, soaring pop sounds

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11.06.14

Hi again. I’m always up for a new album by The Fresh & Onlys. Genre: rock. Read some mixed to positive reviews and enjoy! (US version here.) The Fresh & Onlys – House of...

Insound review
10.06.14

As thrilling as these extraordinary releases are, what’s more exciting is the long awaited return of this iconic German outfit after a nearly 20-year absence from the music world...

NME review
09.06.14

Paul Weller-tipped group mix jazz and psychedelia on indulgent record

The Quietus review
05.06.14

As Paul Hegarty noted in his marvellous book Noise/Music: A History, noise is defined by what it's not: it's not melodic, it's not song-based, it's not accessible. It's meant to...

Spotinews recomendation
27.05.14

Hi again. The dynamic new album by Verma is a very, very recent addition to the Spotify libary. Genre: psychedelic rock. Enjoy! Verma – SunrunnerFiled under: 2014, Rock

The Quietus review
19.05.14

Psst, wanna buy some records by The Bevis Frond? Or do you wanna buy some records from The Bevis Frond? If it's the former, High In A Flat triggers a major Cherry Red reissue...

NME review
19.05.14

Sean Lennon steps out of the shadows with his most visceral effort yet

The Quietus review
28.05.14

For a 38-year-old who has existed in a bubble of music his entire life (an increasingly eclectic one as the years have gone by, at that), Sean Lennon does not have a huge amount...

Punk News review
15.05.14

New Jersey's emo-rock outfit the Progress paved the way for Evan Weiss to lay roots with Into It. Over It. Years later, another member from that band, in guitarist Eric McNelis...

The Quietus review
14.05.14

In an age of instant downloads and gratification, phones filming the slightest movement of a band at a gig and uploaded in minutes, and live recordings released as either digital...

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13.05.14

Tobacco's latest hazy electronic ride lies somewhere between Boards of Canada and playing your Daft Punk vinyl at the wrong speed.

NME review
04.06.14

Prolific psych solo star delivers on third album in four years

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16.05.14

Hey. From earlier this week: the groovy new album by Tobacco. Genre: experimental/electronic. Enjoy! (US version here.) Tobacco – Ultima II MassageFiled under: 2014, Electronic

Under The Radar review
15.05.14

Black Moth Super Rainbow frontman Thomas Fec, or TOBACCO, releases his third solo album Ultima II Massage, named after a massage parlor in Fec's home state of Pennsylvania—though...

Insound review
13.05.14

" Apropos Cluster (1990) was released in Coralville, Iowa, in deepest provincial America. Youthful enthusiast Russ Curry (sic) set up the Curious Music label on his own initiative...

NME review
12.05.14

The Japanese psych rockers get more tuneful, but still sound bonkers

Insound review
27.05.14

Enlightenment activists from far east psychedelic underground.Bo Ningen are from Tokyo, Gunmma, Tajimi, Nishinomiya, but all met in London.In 2006 Taigen (vocal & bass) met Kohhei...

The Quietus review
16.05.14

Bo Ningen have made "a sound" out of not having one, or rather via a saturation of gloriously overwhelming noise and ideas that converge in an organised, yet frantic way. In fact...

NME review
12.05.14

Damon McMahon moves away from psychedelia with heartwarming results

The Quietus review
16.06.14

Though Damon McMahon has a solid enough following these days - discerning rather than cultish or underground - as well as validation from his peers (members of God Speed You Black...

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15.05.14

Hi again. The new album by Amen Dunes was added to Spotify earlier this week. Genre: folk. Read some reviews and enjoy! Amen Dunes – LoveFiled under: 2014, Folk

Under The Radar review
14.05.14

On his third studio album as Amen Dunes, Damon McMahon has created a melting pot of inviting tones rooted in the traditions of soul king Sam Cooke, the spirit of jazz's First Lady...

Insound review
13.05.14

While the previous Amen Dunes records had all been largely improvisational first-take affairs, recorded in a matter of weeks at most, the forthcoming full-length, Love , is the...

Insound review
06.05.14

This Salt Lake City group's hotly anticipated second full-length, , follows the still echoing sonic shock waves of Dwellers' enthusiastically received debut of 2012, Good Morning...

NME review
03.05.14

Bristol solo artist follows up debut LP with dreamy second

Insound review
02.05.14

Here comes Dahga Bloom’s new record No Curtains : psychotic sonics from the “other side” of the Orange County tracks. This psychedelic quintet aims straight for the head with...

Spotinews recomendation
02.05.14

Morning. The new album by Pink Mountaintops is a good one. Genre: rock. Enjoy! Pink Mountaintops – Get BackFiled under: 2014, Rock

TapeFear recommendation
28.04.14

Oneohtrix Point Never's Record Store Day release.