Monthly Archive: August, 2013

Clear – Sunlight (single) (End of the Trail Records)

Well, it seems that all that needs to be said about “Sunlight”, the debut single from Sheffield indie-pop quintet, Clear has already been said by Bella Union‘s Simon Raymonde, and BBC’s Gary Crowley,… Continue reading

Moderat – II (album) (Monkey Town Records – ROW) (Mute Records – US)

Nearly everything we love about music in general here at Sound Advice can be found on ‘II’, the second album from Berlin based electronic supergroup, Moderat. Three weeks after its release, ‘II’ is… Continue reading

Carnivals – Yearn (single) (self-released)

Back in February we reviewed the “Kindness / Swallow The Sky” single by experimental U.K. electronica artist Stewart Green who releasing music under the moniker of Carnivals. The “Kindness / Swallow The Sky”… Continue reading

Exit Calm – When They Rise (single) (Club AC30)

Holy shit – what a tune! “When They Rise” is the latest single from South Yorkshire’s Exit Calm taken from their upcoming sophomore album, ‘‘The Future Isn’t What It Used To Be’. Their self-titled… Continue reading

Wolf Alice – She (single) (Chess Club Records)

Following the release of the singles, “Fluffy / White Leather” (read our review) and “Bros / Every Cloud” (read our review) earlier this year, North London’s most exciting new guitar act Wolf Alice are set… Continue reading

Gaoler’s Daughter – How To Make Time (album) (self-released)

‘How To Make Time’, the debut full length album from South London’s Gaoler’s Daughter, is choc-full of melodic and solidly-crafted indie-rock numbers with a similar appeal to that of  ‘Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix’ by Phoenix.… Continue reading

Basement Jaxx – What a Difference Your Love Makes (EP) (37 Adventures)

It’s Friday and it’s summer time – who better to celebrate the occasion with than Basement Jaxx? Following the release of “Back 2 The Wild” (read our review) – the band’s first single… Continue reading

Shigeto – No Better Time Than Now (album) (Ghostly International)

‘No Better Time Than Now’ is the third full-length album from U.S. electronic artist, Shigeto and what a gorgeous, complex and meticulously crafted album it is. The instrumental 12-track opus is a lush sonic… Continue reading

Sam Smith – Safe With Me (single) (PMR Records)

Keith Sweat, move over. Cementing his place as as one of 2013’s most exciting artists to watch,Smith has shared the first track from his forthcoming EP set for release through PMR Records –… Continue reading

Jeremy Olander vs Kent – Petroleum (single) (Pryda Friends)

If you’re a regular reader of Sound Advice, you’ll know we’re big fans of Swedish progressive-house producer and DJ, Jeremy Olander. At the start of this year we reviewed the track “Let Me… Continue reading