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10.04.17

Hey. Just one update today, but it’s a good one. Enjoy the dynamic debut album by Tashaki Miyaki! (Genre: dream pop) Tashaki Miyaki – The DreamFiled under: 2017, Pop

Spotinews recomendation
29.03.17

Hello again. I have time for another update today so here is the new album by Trementina. Genre: dream pop. Enjoy! Trementina – 810Filed under: 2017, Pop

Spotinews recomendation
25.03.17

Hello there. Jay Som is a project by singer-songwriter Melina Duterte. Her new album arrived some days back and I like it. Enjoy! (US version here) Jay Som – Everybody WorksFiled...

Under The Radar review
24.03.17

When The Jesus and Mary Chain reunited in 2007, it was unexpected given the acrimonious breakup that brothers Jim Reid and William Reid experienced while touring for their 1998...

Clash review
14.02.17

A hard-nosed reflection on turbulent times...

Spotinews recomendation
24.02.17

Hello. From three days ago: the new album by Novella is a keeper. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! Novella – Change of StateFiled under: 2017, Pop, Rock

Clash review
07.02.17

Slowdive, Mogwai, and Editors super-group given a neo-classical overhaul...

Under The Radar review
25.01.17

When Japandroids were recording their latest album, Near to the Wild Heart of Life, it would have been hard for them to conceive of the environment into which the album would...

Spotinews recomendation
27.01.17

Howdy. Like I wrote before I will be away from home for a week and a half. There will hopefully be updates, but no guarantees. Anyhow, in the third and final update today, here is...

Clash review
26.01.17

Canadian duo break their silence by settling into a happy sense of adult cynicism...

Clash review
05.12.16

A beautiful, intelligent debut album...

Clash review
28.11.16

Aussie psych-rocker returns with colourful yet largely anonymous display ...

The Quietus review
22.11.16

The Netherlands has a long and quietly glorious tradition of tough-sounding, alternative noise acts. I could name a host of artists that have shaken my tree over the years; acts...

Clash review
09.11.16

An underground hero comes blinking into the light...

Clash review
09.11.16

Expansive, cinematic soundscapes...

Clash review
09.11.16

An enthralling, poetic document...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

Some of indie rock's most notable acts have married couples at their core: The White Stripes, Yo La Tengo, Low. All of these (barring perhaps the Stripes) have a record of...

Clash review
09.11.16

A quite enthralling album...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

A band seemingly purpose-built for sad lovers and melancholics everywhere, Breathless have remained something of a well-kept secret since their first release in 1984, despite...

Clash review
09.11.16

A lengthy but somewhat mixed selection...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

This is a very good pop record. Opening track "Ablaze" sets the tone with euphoric synths and 'ah's, getting you moving right from the start. Nitpicking, but this extended intro...

Clash review
09.11.16

Russian shoegaze group with impressive second offering...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

Whether it’s by accident or design, music can’t help but be evocative. Somewhere along the line of the listening experience comes a point that acts as trigger to release those...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

After original frontman Daniel Blumberg departed Yuck between the 2011 debut and 2013's follow-up Glow & Behold, the London four-piece carried on and promoted guitarist Max Bloom...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

For every pioneer filled with the arrows of disinterest, misunderstanding and, on occasion, outright hatred and disdain, there will always be those that pick up the trail to forge...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

Covering another artist's work is an age-old concern, either riding on coattails or bastardising a standard composition and wrestling it into a unique form. Sometimes it can be a...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

In the run-up to Junk, Anthony Gonzalez said that "on the last album, there was too much of me," referring to his centerpiece vocals on Hurry Up, We're Dreaming. The 2011 record...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

We promise you, this is not a Beach House record. And Sam Sarty, despite her vocals, is not a pseudonym of Victoria Legrand. No, really. More

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

There is dream pop and then there is Starwalker. As you would expect from a band with that name—as you would expect from a collaboration between Bang Gang's Barði Jóhannsson  and...

Under The Radar review
09.11.16

After a three decade long career featuring stints as the original singing voice of Jem in the '80s cartoon Jem and the Holograms followed by Belltower; Ultrababyfat; the recently...

Clash review
09.11.16

An album of few risks, but Pity Sex are good at what they do...