Monthly Archive: February, 2013

OMD – Metroland (single) (100% Records)

Liverpool New Wave / Synthpop legends OMD (aka Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) return with their brand new single, “Metroland”. The first single from the band’s upcoming twelfth studio album ‘English Electric’ is vintage OMD… Continue reading

Andrew Wyatt – And Septimus… (single) (Downtown Records)

‘And Septimus…’ is the debut single from Andrew Wyatt, better known as the front man in Swedish indie electro-pop band Miike Snow. The single is the first taste of Wyatt’s debut solo album ‘Descender’,… Continue reading

Theme Park – Theme Park (album) (Transgressive Records)

For the past 18 months or so Theme Park have been one of the hottest tipped acts in the U.K.  Following the release of their debut single back in August of 2011 (“A… Continue reading

Palma Violets – 180 (album) (Rough Trade)

In a little over six months Palma Violets have hooked the attention of indie fans everywhere. We all know the story of how indie music icon, founder and chairman of The Beggars Group, Martin Mills,… Continue reading

Atoms For Peace – Amok (album) (XL Recordings)

Initially formed as the live band to accompany Thom Yorke while touring his 2006 solo album ‘The Eraser’, Atoms For Peace consists of longtime Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich, Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist… Continue reading

Peace – Follow Baby (single) (Columbia Records UK)

Since the release of their debut EP (‘Delicious‘) back in September, Birmingham indie-rock quartet Peace have gone from strength to strength all leading up to the release of the band’s forthcoming debut album… Continue reading

Foals – Holy Fire (album) (Transgressive Records / Warner Bros.)

The much-anticipated third album from indie-rock / indie-math royalty Foals, ‘Holy Fire’, is finally here. In such a short time Foals have become a household name in indie-rock with their styling commonly emulated and… Continue reading

Bambi – All Along (single) (self-released)

East London indie-rock quintet Bambi have just shared their debut track (and video), “All Along”, which serves as an introduction to the band. Already receiving early love from the likes of Eddy Temple… Continue reading

Mazes – Ores & Minerals (album) (FatCat Records)

Every now and then you find a band who are just doing their own thing with their own set of influences, and devoid of current trends. Mazes are one of those bands. ‘Ores… Continue reading

Just Handshakes – London Bound (single) (Bleeding Gold)

In preparation for their debut album due later this year, Leeds indie-pop quartet Just Handshakes will be releasing the album’s first single, “London Bound” on 18 February, 2013. Forming while at university, the… Continue reading