Monthly Archive: May, 2013

Daybehavior – For A Thousand Years (single) (self-released)

Daybehavior might just be your “new” favourite synthpop act…”new” being the keyword here. Yes, this Swedish trio might also be the longest running synthpop band you’ve never heard of. However, Daybehavior have been at… Continue reading

Double Echo – Phantomine (album) (Edils Records)

When you dream that you’ve “dreamed this before”. The feeling of déjà vu that is summoned when the obscure and the obsolete stumble into the realm of the oneiric. On ‘Phantomime’, Double Echo… Continue reading

Shooting Stansfield – We Know Not What We Do (EP) (self-released)

There’s something refreshing about the debut EP from Edinburgh indie/folk quartet, Shooting Stansfield. While sure ‘We Know Not What We Do’ may not necessarily any break new ground, there’s an organic quality, a… Continue reading

London Grammar – Wasting My Young Years (single) (Metal & Dust Recordings)

Brace yourself for this one. The new single from London Grammar, “Wasting My Young Years”,  is an emotional, powerful and soulful track featuring an intricate piano hook and haunting vocals that lead into… Continue reading

SPLASHH – All I Wanna Do (single) (Luv Luv Luv Records)

One of the most exciting new bands to emerge last year was UK based indie quartet, Splashh who are readying the release of their debut album, ‘Comfort’, set for release next month. Growing… Continue reading

Life & Limb – Fool’s Nest (single) (Enclaves Music)

Life & Limb is the collaboration between Andrea Mangia of Lecce, Italy and Mike McGuire of New York. In 2006 the two discovered each others’ solo recordings online under the names Populous and… Continue reading

CTA Loves You – Take It Over (single) (self-released)

Following their debut track, “Who Cares” late last year, UK dance music trio CTA Loves You have just released their new single, “Take It Over” – part two in the band’s trilogy of singles.… Continue reading

Houses – A Quiet Darkness (album) (Downtown Records)

It was with equal parts excitement and dread that we queued up ‘A Quiet Darkness’, the forthcoming album from electronica duo, Houses. Why dread? In early March we reviewed the first single, “Beginnings” (read… Continue reading

Teardrop Factory – Topshop (EP) (Faux Discx)

Teardrop Factory are a lo-fi, psychedelic infused, indie rock band from Brighton, UK. ‘Topshop’ is their debut EP and features 4 songs, clocking in at just 12 minutes. Each of the songs are… Continue reading

Hot Since 82 – Mr. Drive (single) (Noir Music)

This might just be our tune of the moment. Hot Since 82 is the recording name of South Yorkshire DJ & Producer Daley Padley. Hot Since 82 received acclaim for remixes of Yousef,… Continue reading