Monthly Archive: April, 2013

Savages – Shut Up (single) (Pop Noire Records / Matador Records)

Ooooh, the anticipation continues to rise. “Shut Up” is the third song to be unveiled from the Savages’ debut album set for release next month (read our review of previous singles “She Will”,… Continue reading

Mount Kimbie – Blood and Form (single) (Warp Records)

Like the single “’Made To Stray‘” launched earlier this month (read our review), the second taster from Mount Kimbie’s upcoming sophomore album, ‘Cold Spring Fault Less Youth’ (cover art above), sees the duo… Continue reading

Neon Indian – Errata Anex (EP) (Transgressive Records)

Following the release of 2011’s ‘Era Extraña’ album, Neon Indian, the brainchild of Mexican born, Texas based, Alan Palomo, will be releasing a remix EP entitled ‘ERRATA ANEX’ later this month. The EP… Continue reading

PHOX – Confetti (EP) (self-released)

What a delightful and heartfelt little EP this is. Wisconsin indie act PHOX recently released a new 6-track video EP entitled ‘Confetti’. Wait…what’s that…a video-EP, you ask? Yes, indeed; the band’s third self-released… Continue reading

The Courteeners – Van Der Graaf (single) (V2)

If you looking for stadium-sized, earnest indie-rock you really can’t do much better than Manchester’s Courteeners. “Van Der Graaf” is the second single from the band’s recently released fourth studio album ‘ANNA’ (cover… Continue reading

OMD – English Electric (album) (100% Records)

Strap on your seat belts and prepare to be taken on a glorious ride through nostalgia. Scouse Synthpop legends, OMD (aka Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) return with their twelfth studio album, ‘English Electric’… Continue reading

MS MR – Hurricane (single) (Creep City Records)

Back in February, hotly-tipped New York based electro-pop duo MS MR released the video for their single “Fantasy”, which was originally released as a single in July 2012 and later included on the 4-song EP, ‘Candy Bar… Continue reading

Tribes – How The Other Half Live (single) (Island)

How good is this tune? “How The Other Half Live”, the latest single from indie-rock quartet Tribes, already sounds like a well-worn, classic rock tune. It’s immediately familiar, so much so that if… Continue reading

The Knife – Shaking The Habitual (album) (Mute Records)

Thoroughly engrossing and entrancing, ‘Shaking The Habitual’, the fourth studio album from Swedish electronic duo The Knife, is an incredibly unique and strange record. The duo’s first album since 2006′s brilliant ‘Silent Shout’, ‘Shaking… Continue reading

Daughter – Medicine (The Chainsmokers Remix) (self-released)

Ladies and gentleman meet the next breed of superstar DJ’s, The Chainsmokers – a New York based Producer / DJ duo consisting of Andrew Winter and Alex Pall. These are two very, very… Continue reading