Monthly Archive: November, 2012

Tame Impala – Feels Like We Only Go Backwards (single) (Modular Recordings)

Yeah, yeah we all know the facts: Fact #1: ”Lonerism’ by Australia’s Tame Impala  is on the top half of everybody’s ‘best of…’ lists for 2012. Fact #2: ‘Lonerism’, it’s been said, could… Continue reading

Dog Is Dead – Teenage Daughter (single) (Atlantic Records / Warner Bros. UK)

“Teenage Daughter” is the new single lifted from ‘All Our Favourite Stories’ (cover art above), the debut album from Nottingham indie-rock/indie-pop five-piece Dog Is Dead. Straight up, “Teenage Daughter” is an earnest indie-rock number.… Continue reading

Stealing Sheep – Rearrange (single) (Heavenly)

What an incredible year it has been for Heavenly Recordings; TOY, Stealing Sheep, and Temples – just three of the psychedelic gems the label has released this year. Hot off the heels of… Continue reading

Everything Everything – Kemosabe’ (single) (RCA / SONY Music UK)

Chances are if you’ve listened to Radio 1 any point over the past couple of weeks, you’ve heard “Kemosabe’”, the second single from Everything Everything‘s upcoming sophomore album ‘Arc’. The single is everywhere… Continue reading

Bos Angeles – Taking Out The Trash (album) (Tye Die Tapes)

Firstly, you are forgiven for thinking that Bos Angeles might the musical product from sunny Southern California, not just for namesake but for the fact that one blogger rather appropriately described their music… Continue reading

Among Brothers – I Am Certain / I Do Not Believe (Too Pure)

‘I Am Certain / I Do Not Believe’ is the new double A-side single from Cardiff-based five-piece, Among Brothers. On their previous recordings (the single “Keep” released in July 2012, single “Loved” released… Continue reading

Secret Company – Saviour (single) (self-released)

As we’re winding down, signalling the end of the year, thinking we’ve heard all the great music there is to hear for 2012  along comes Secret Company. Euphoric is a word that gets… Continue reading

Jim James – Know Til Now (single) (V2)

‘Regions of Light and Sound of God’ is the first solo album from My Morning Jacket singer, songwriter and guitarist, Jim James scheduled for February 2013 release. Fifteen years and six studio albums… Continue reading

Johnny Marr – The Messenger (single) (Warner Bros.)

The man and his work needs no introduction. “The Messenger” is Marr’s first single as a solo artist (Johnny Marr and The Healers is still a band name of sorts…) and it’s everything… Continue reading

MYSTYRYS – Cloud Appreciation / Sea Ice (single) (Psychic Healing Network)

London’s MYSTYRYS have just released their new double A-side single, ‘Cloud Appreciation’ / ‘Sea Ice’, which follows the trio’s debut double A-side single ‘Normals / Shadows‘, released back in September. The press release that accompanies… Continue reading