Monthly Archive: December, 2012

Foals – My Number (single) (Transgressive Records / Warner Bros.)

“My Number” is the second track to be launched from Foals upcoming third album ‘Holy Fire’ (cover art above). Where the album’s first single “Inhaler” (read our review of the single) surprised everyone… Continue reading

Stuart Warwick – The Butcher’s Voice (album) (Faux Discx / Laugh Riot Records)

In early December Stuart Warwick gave a taster of his forthcoming album in the form of an exquisite and spellbinding new track entitled “Sailors” (read our review). The track featured richly layered strings,… Continue reading

Sauna Youth – False Jesii Pt. II / Oh Joel (single) (Static Shock Records)

Following the release of the acclaimed ‘Badlands’ LP back in September, London lo-fi punk-rockers Sauna Youth are preparing to release a brand new single in January. Containing all the energy and sugary goodness… Continue reading

Archive – Live EP (EP) (V2)

As an early Christmas present and as a thank you to everyone who turned out to see the band on tour this year, trip-hop/post-rock/progressive-rock legends Archive are giving away a free 4-song Live… Continue reading

Burial – Truant / Rough Sleeper (single) (Hyperdub)

Rejoice! It looks like Christmas has come early in the form of an unexpected brand-new single from London electronic artist, Burial. “Truant / Rough Sleeper” follows the brilliant ‘Kindred’ EP released back in… Continue reading

Friends – Va Fan Gör Du (single) (Lucky Number)

You haven’t witnessed bizarre until you’ve watched the latest video from Brooklyn punk-funk/indie-pop act, Friends. “Va Fan Gör Du”, translated from Swedish as “what the fuck are you doing?”, is the fourth single… Continue reading

Pure Bathing Culture – Pure Bathing Culture (EP) (Memphis Industries – UK) (Father/Daughter Records – US)

Pure Bathing Culture are a pop duo based in Portland, OR. As the story goes, band members Daniel Hindman and Sarah Versprille began writing together in 2009 and through various serendipitous connections met… Continue reading

Deptford Goth – Union (single) (Merok Records)

We’re deep in December and already 2013 is looking to be one hell of a year for new music. “Union” by Deptford Goth is yet one perfect example of such promise for the… Continue reading

Peace – Delicious (EP) (Columbia / Sony Music UK)

Along with fellow UK newcomers Palma Violets, Birmingham indie-rock quartet Peace are being touted by critics and fans as the saviours of guitar music with the likes of NME and Hue Stephens at BBC Radio… Continue reading

HAIM – Don’t Save Me / Send Me Down (single) (Columbia / SONY)

The three sisters that make up pop act HAIM have had quite the year. Though the band formed several years ago, it was only during the start of 2012 that the Los Angeles… Continue reading