For Canadian duo Paragon Cause, comprising Ottawa residents Jay Bonaparte and Michelle Opthof, it has been less than twelve months since the release of their EP Lies Between Us; a mix of haunting, dark mystery and totally absorbing indie electronica. The duo returns with the European Edition of their new masterpiece What We Started released on the 9th of October 2020, via AnalogueTrash.
We last caught up with Denmark’s Ellis May when we covered Waterlillies from her The Distance EP. She makes a return to the blog with the equally enchanting and haunting ESC, which you can listen to below.
Vania’s Wonder has an unusual but very poignant genesis, as it explores her time spent at an eating disorder treatment centre. It certainly does so in a sensitive and uplifting manner, as you can hear below.
Londoners BAXTR say they draw on the influence of 80’s bangers, 90’s guitar bands, and Britpop swagger, but from a female perspective. (The best Britpop was female led anyway!) Get a hint of what the band’s musical philosophy has in store for us on new single Feathers.
With Jouska’s debut album Everything Is Good released on the 11th of September, the duo has dropped a final single from it in the form of Because I Really Don’t Mind. Have a listen below for a taster of the album.