With its “cavalier fancy pants,” Tiny Anchor – LE FOMO’s second single of 2020 – delivers a punchy mix of 80’s and 90’s nostalgia with its analogue hand claps and Saved By The Bell toms underscoring one of the catchier melodies you may hear this year. Kai’s signature guitar hooks you right from the beginning, launching into Ess’s rich and punchy vocal delivery. It’s pop, it’s punk, it’s new wave, and you won’t want to miss this one.
Like everyone, COVID-19 has really sucked for us as a label, and as people. We very much miss the thrill of live music, the community of friends and fans we’ve gained over the years, and the connections we’ve lacked during lockdown. So, we’re doing our best to remedy that by having our own online label showcase and virtual get-together on Sunday the 30th of August, 2020.
New Zealanders Wax Chattels’ sophomore album, Clot, is out on the 25th of September via Captured Tracks and Flying Nun. Efficiency is the second single from the long-player, which promises to be a sonic highlight of the year.
London-based singer, songwriter, producer and director Sølv (Danish for Silver) describes her sound as alternative, electronic R&B-infused dark pop. She is a DIY artist in the fullest sense, saying she is self-taught and self-managed. Her new track Heavy Weather is pristine, perfect pop.
Liverpool band Eyesore & The Jinx recently released their EP The Exile Parlour via local Merseyside collective Eggy Records. The EP was produced and mixed by Daniel Fox of Girl Band (along with Matthew Freeman.) It features four great tunes, including Dinner, in the Exile Parlour, which you can check out below.
Brooklyn outfit Demeter comprises songwriter, singer, guitarist Kate Rivera, guitarist Ian McNally, drummer John Mason, bassist Daniel Bloch, and keyboardist, vocalist Tim Bustle. Citing Patti Smith, Annie Clark, and Julian Casablanca as influences, you just know new track Last Year will be something special.