Casablanca – Yes / Natalie (single) (Party Politics)

Last month Sound Advice reviewed the A-side from Casablanca’s debut single, ‘Yes’. The London four piece have now just launched the B-side to the single and it’s called ‘Natalie’. ‘Yes’ was a solid… Continue reading

Death At Sea – Drag / Selfless (single) (Kissability)

The debut release from new Liverpudlian 5-piece Death At Sea comes in the form of a double A-side single featuring the tracks ‘Drag’ and ‘Selfless’. It’s quite fitting that Death At Sea should… Continue reading

Wo Fat – The Black Code (album) (Smallstone Records)

‘The Black Code’ is the fourth album from Texan rock / metal juggernaut Wo Fat. Featuring just 5 tracks, ‘The Black Code’ showcases the band’s epic, down tuned, southern fried, blues-infused psychedelic rock.… Continue reading

Atoms For Peace – Default (single) (XL Recordings)

Atoms For Peace is the name given to Thom Yorke’s project, which also consists of longtime Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich, Red Hot Chili Pepper’s Flea, drummer Joey Waronker, and percussionist Mauro Refosco. Initially… Continue reading

The I.D – Age Anti Age (single) (self-released)

The I.D. are a new U.K. based four piece post-punk- influenced indie-rock act with members hailing from Switzerland, Ireland and the U.K. “Age Anti Age” is the first taste of The I.D. and… Continue reading

The xx – Coexist (album) (Young Turks / XL Recordings)

After what feels like a small eternity, The xx are set to release the follow up their phenomenally successful self-titled 2009 debut album; an album which saw the London act form a legion… Continue reading

Palma Violets – Best of Friends (single) (Rough Trade)

As the story goes indie music icon Martin Mills signed this new south-east London quartet to Rough Trade Records after hearing just one track from the band. If that’s not enough intrigue for you… Continue reading

Divine Fits – A Thing Called The Divine Fits (Merge Records)

Divine Fits are an indie-rock / indie-electronic supergroup consisting of Britt Daniel (vocalist and guitarist of Spoon), Dan Boeckner (Wolf Parade/Atlas Strategic/Handsome Furs) and Sam Brown (New Bomb Turks). Only months after forming… Continue reading

Wild Nothing – Nocturne (album) (Captured Tracks)

Wild Nothing is the recording name for dream pop artist Jack Tatum. Established in 2009, Wild Nothing released their much acclaimed debut album ‘Gemini’ in May of 2010. An atmospheric shoegaze album minus… Continue reading

Twin Shadow – Confess (album) (4AD / Beggars Group)

Twin Shadow is the stage name of Dominican Republic born, Florida raised, and now Brooklyn based George Lewis Jr. ‘Confess’ follows 2010’s highly rated ‘Forget’ and consists of 10 tracks about love and… Continue reading