Tag Archive: The Cure

Blessa – Open Fields (single) (Carmel Records / Generator)

In October last year we reviewed Between Times – the stunning debut single from Blessa. A beautifully melodic and nostalgic C-86 inspired pop tune, Between Times was like a cross between Lush and the bittersweet… Continue reading

Blessa – Between Times / Bloom (single) (No Self Records)

Oh wow – what a sublime little tune this is. Female-fronted Sheffield five-piece Blessa will be releasing their debut single, “Between Times”, next month through new London record label, No Self Records. Blessa… Continue reading

Dead Gaze – Dead Gaze (album) (Palmist / FatCat Records)

Following a slew of 7″, 10″ and cassette releases on DIY labels such as Group Tightener, Fire Talk, and Clan Destine, noise-pop/garage/surf-rock act Dead Gaze, the moniker of Mississippi’s R. Cole Furlow, is… Continue reading

Among Brothers – I Am Certain / I Do Not Believe (Too Pure)

‘I Am Certain / I Do Not Believe’ is the new double A-side single from Cardiff-based five-piece, Among Brothers. On their previous recordings (the single “Keep” released in July 2012, single “Loved” released… Continue reading

MYSTYRYS – Cloud Appreciation / Sea Ice (single) (Psychic Healing Network)

London’s MYSTYRYS have just released their new double A-side single, ‘Cloud Appreciation’ / ‘Sea Ice’, which follows the trio’s debut double A-side single ‘Normals / Shadows‘, released back in September. The press release that accompanies… 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

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

Baltic Fleet – Towers (album) (Blow Up Records)

Released today, ‘Towers’ is the second album from UK instrumental artist Paul Fleming who records music under the name ‘Baltic Fleet’. Following on from 2008’s self-titled album, ‘Towers’ is a sonic landscape that… Continue reading

DIIV – Oshin (album) (Captured Tracks)

Established in 2011 as founder Zachary Cole Smith’s solo recording project, Brooklyn’s DIIV has now expanded to a four piece band.  Part post-punk, part indie and part dream-pop (think ‘M83’ on their ‘Saturdays… Continue reading