Monthly Archive: October, 2012

The Cast of Cheers – Trucks At Night (single) (School Boy Error/ Cooperative Music)

Its been quite the year for Dublin quartet, The Cast of Cheers. The release of their debut album ‘Family’ (read our review) earlier this year saw rave reviews from NME to Sunday Times Culture and… Continue reading

Severin – Ways To Distract (single) (Tip Top Recordings)

It’s probably a safe bet to assume that London electronic duo Severin chose their name in honour of the Sioxuise and The Banshees co-founder Steven Severin. As one might expect the music of… Continue reading

Torches – Someone Needs A Ritual / Wolves (single) (Heart Throb Records)

“Someone Needs A Ritual” is the second single from London five piece Torches, which follows the success of their debut single “Sky Blue & Ivory”, which was released back in July. More immediate,… Continue reading

Pixels – Dust (single) (self-released)

“Dust” is the debut single by new Liverpool electro-pop five-piece, Pixels. During the song’s opening moments funk-inspired guitar chords ring out and combine with a buzzing synth bass, up-tempo drum beat and vocal… Continue reading

Mazes – Bodies (single) (Fat Cat Records)

Indie act Mazes are currently touring the U.K. with The Cribs and to celebrate they have released a cassette single. The A-Side of the cassette is “Bodies”, taken from their forthcoming record and… Continue reading

Palma Violets – Last of The Summer Wine (single) (Rough Trade)

“Last of The Summer Wine” is the b-side to “Best of Friends”, the debut single from the hotly tipped Palma Violets. Sound Advice reviewed the A-side “Best of Friends” at the end of… Continue reading

Yeasayer – Reagan’s Skeleton (single) (Secretly Canadian)

“Reagan’s Skeleton” is the new single lifted off Yeasayer’s brilliant third album ‘Fragrant World’, which was released back in August. While the Brooklyn trio’s danceable disco grooves are firmly intact, “Reagan’s Skeleton” is… Continue reading

Halls – Ark (album) (No Pain In Pop)

What it says on the tin and what it actually is can often be quite different things. However, in the case of Halls debut album, ‘Ark’, the product description on the website of… Continue reading

The I.D – Bloodsweat And Honour / Own Designed Love (single) (self-released)

Following the launch of the track “Age Anti Age” (read review), which surfaced online back in May, London based indie-rock quartet The I.D. are gearing up to release the double A-side single, “Bloodsweat… Continue reading