Tag Archive: New-Wave Reviews

Cursor Major – Interloper (EP) (Bellicose Records)

Though some may recognise Andy Norton from the John Peel-championed act The Crimea, 2014 sees him front retro-wave rousing pop group, Cursor Major. Earlier this week, Cursor Major was named ‘New Band of… Continue reading

OMD – Metroland (single) (100% Records)

Liverpool New Wave / Synthpop legends OMD (aka Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) return with their brand new single, “Metroland”. The first single from the band’s upcoming twelfth studio album ‘English Electric’ is vintage OMD… Continue reading

Torches – Someone Needs A Ritual / Wolves (single) (Heart Throb Records)

“Someone Needs A Ritual” is the second single from London five piece Torches, which follows the success of their debut single “Sky Blue & Ivory”, which was released in July. More immediate, poppy… Continue reading

Wonky Doll and The Echo – Pleasant Thoughts (album) (Geheimnis Records)

Don’t let the rather awkward band name put you off; Wonky Doll and the Echo, a post-punk quartet from Athens, Greece, more than deserve your attention. ‘Pleasant Thoughts’ is their debut album featuring… Continue reading