Tag Archive: atmospheric

Burial – Rival Dealer (EP) (Hyperdub)

What a way to cap off an incredible year of music with a new EP from the mighty Burial. The arrival of new music from Burial isn’t so much a release as it… Continue reading

Say Lou Lou – Beloved (single) (à Deux Records / Columbia / Sony)

Well, well, well November, it appears, is the month for amazing female-fronted music. First it was Lionface, then Truly Ford, then Avec Sans, and now the brilliant new single from Say Lou Lou… Continue reading

Ásgeir – In The Silence (album) (One Little Indian)

It would seem that in 2013 Iceland is certainly the hotbed for emotive soundscapes, be it the latest Sigur Ros album, ‘Kveikur’ or the stunning, breakthrough album from Ólafur Arnalds, ‘For Now I Am… Continue reading

Botany – Simple Creatures (featuring RYAT) (single) (Western Vinyl)

After much praise for the first single from his upcoming debut album ‘Lava Diviner (Truestory)‘, Texan electronic artist and producer, Botany has revealed a new track entitled “Simple Creatures”. Following 2010’s quietly applauded ‘Feeling Today’… Continue reading

FKA twigs – EP2 (EP) (Young Turks)

Words cannot convey just how captivated and entranced we are with this EP. FKA twigs is the name of the artist formerly known as Twigs (get it?). Back in December of last year,… Continue reading

London Grammar – If You Wait (album) (Metal & Dust Recordings / Ministry of Sound Recordings)

A favourite to win this year’s Mercury Prize, ‘If You Wait’, the debut album from London Grammar, is an impressive solid body that radiates gorgeousness and fragility. The trio of vocalist Hannah Reid,… 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

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

Woman’s Hour – Dancing In The Dark (single) (self-released)

Last week, London-via-Kendal four piece Woman’s Hour released a brand new cover of Bruce Springsteen’s classic “Dancing In The Dark” as a free download. The cover, originally performed for a Rob Da Bank… Continue reading

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