Dream-gaze syndicate Soft Science preview their new double A-side single ‘Sooner/ Paris’, via Test Pattern Records. ‘Sooner’ is the second single from the band’s forthcoming ‘Maps’ album, to be released in early June. ‘Paris’ is a wistful-blue cover of Northern Picture Library’s (NPL) 1994 track ‘Paris’. These new tracks follow the album’s first single ‘Undone / I Don’t Know Why I Love You’, which saw the band flirt with sounds closer to My Bloody Valentine and The Primitives. Continue reading Soft Science – Sooner (Soundcloud Stream)→
Musical wunderkind Black Summer, otherwise known as Rhys Toms, is back with a luminescent new song Sadness, featuring Bahamian vocalist Chloe Campbell, set for release on March 23. The perfect followup to 2017’s Young Like Me, which has racked up over three million streams across multiple platforms, Sadness is an exciting offering from the accomplished producer who is still yet to turn 15 years old. Black Summer has also dropped a truly spectacular video to accompany Sadness, directed by Tim Maxx. Continue reading Black Summer – Sadness ft. Chloe Campbell (Soundcloud)→
Taken from their forthcoming EP Pollen, ‘The End Begins Again’ shines with synth-pop grooves. Josh Allen’s vocals soar, while the ever-present saxophone you heard from the onset of the song provides a lush sound that throws back to golden days of late 70’s, early 80’s pop. A natural progression for Neon Tetra, who spent 2017 impressing with refined sounds displayed on the catchy ‘Reflections’, ‘The End Begins Again’ is the perfect companion single to the band’s last dose of infectious hybrid synth-pop. Continue reading Neon Tetra – ‘The End Begins Again’ (Soundcloud Stream)→
Seattle-based post-punk outfit Nostalgist has unveiled ‘Smoldering Amber’ as the second single off new ‘Disaffection’, slated for vinyl and digital release in March. The six-track offering includes five original songs and a cover of ‘Texture’ from shoegaze legends Catherine Wheel’s 1992 classic ‘Ferment’.
After playing just about every pub in Sydney within their first few months of existence last year, Jack’s Band are pleased to announce the arrival of their debut EP ‘Time To Change’. Following on from lively first taster Drive Through, the four piece have served up Sharks, a slice of driving indie-rock that perfectly encapsulates the polite brutality of their live show. Continue reading Jack’s Band share new single ‘Sharks’→
Following on from last year’s well received taster track Fly in the Champagne, Luke Fox is set for a busy 2018 with the release of his debut EP ‘Sugarloaf’, a carefully crafted six song offering spearheaded by new single ‘Reasons’. Continue reading Luke Fox shares new single ‘Reasons’→
As a singer/songwriter and women’s rights activist, Roxiny is laying the groundwork for a new kind of counterculture femme – embracing her power and NYC-bred Dominican heritage. Roxiny is an artist who is unapologetically herself, utilizing the full breadth of her vocal range, accented by riotous guitars and heady, inspired lyrics to drive home her message of defiance. Continue reading Roxiny shares broody new anthem “Goliath”→