Spring Offensive – Bodylifting (single) (self-released)

One of our favourite records of 2014 so far is Young Animal Hearts – long-awaited debut full-length from Oxford, indie-rock quintet, Spring Offensive. At the top of the year we reviewed the album’s stunning,… Continue reading

Cash+David – Pulse (single) (+)

Back in February we reviewed the debut single Funn from London electro-pop duo Cash+David. The single went top 10 on Hype Machine, was championed by Lauren Laverne on 6Music, and accompanied by a… Continue reading

Kissy Sell Out – The Promise feat. Holly Lois (single) (San City High Records)

Following the 2009 synthpop-driven debut album Youth, 2011’s quirky electro-centric follow up Wild Romance, and a slew of singles, Essex producer/DJ Kissy Sell Out (real name Thomas Bisdee) is about to release a… Continue reading

Towns – Marbles (single) (Howling Owl Records)

Press play and step onboard this time machine. In preparation of their debut full length album in June, TOWNS have shared the track Marbles and it’s an absolute corker. A thrilling trip down… Continue reading

Total Control – Flesh War (single) (Iron Lung Records)

Total Control are a post-punk act from Australia who formed in 2008 and have released a succession of 7″s (which were bundled together as a digital-only compilation last year) that developed from an… Continue reading

Elastic Sleep – Leave You (single) (Big Tea Records / FIFA Records)

Leave You is the latest single from Cork based five piece band Elastic Sleep and what an utterly sublime number it is. Fusing trance-inducing shoegaze with luscious dream-pop, Leave You is a nostalgic… Continue reading

Wolf Alice – Storms (single) (Dirty Hit Records)

And so our obsession for Wolf Alice continues. Only a couple of weeks ago we reviewed a new track, Moaning Lisa Smile, which is lifted from Wolf Alice’s upcoming 4-song EP Creature Songs,… Continue reading

The Horrors – So Now You Know (single) (XL Recordings)

There’s lots of anticipation surrounding The Horrors’ upcoming fourth album, Luminous. Given the leaps and bounds the band made from The Cramps-esque horror-punk of their debut Strange House to the wonderfully psychedelic Primary… Continue reading

RÜFÜS – Atlas (album) (Columbia Records)

No one creates the sound of summer quite like Australia’s RÜFÜS. On 28 April, Columbia Records will release the trio’s debut album Atlas, which went #1 in their native country last year and… Continue reading

Blonde – Foolish (feat. Ryan Ashley) (single) (Parlophone Records / Warner Music Group)

Blonde are an exciting, new U.K. house music producer duo comprised of Adam Englefield and Jake Manson, and you’re going to be hearing their name a lot this year. Their version of Corona’s… Continue reading