New Music //
The New Music section of the blog is dedicated to bringing you fresh new sounds and videos from a wide range of musical genres. Expect to hear bright, thoughtful tunes that are sometimes poppy and sometimes challenging, but always vital and lively as we share songs we love, with you.
Latest Posts //
Based in Austin, the home of SXSW, musician Kae Astra has brews up a deceivingly subtle potion on her new single Medicate. The song will feature on her upcoming Fortune EP which will be released by Modern Outsider.
The release of Trentemøller’s Obverse album is fast approaching – 27th September in fact! To get us all geared up for what’ll surely be an album of the year, he’s given us all a preview of the delights to come with new track Try A Little.
Pittsburgh based post-punk quartet Wisteria are Matt Schor on guitar, Aaron Grey on bass, Elyse Hoffman on vocals Stephen Bucklin on drums. They mine the early 80s for their music inspiration, as you can hear of the icy ingenuity of Wormhole.
Manchester based Caoilfhionn Rose is a singer, songwriter and producer. She’s worked with Vini Reilly of Durutti Column in the past, and in fact you might hear his music echoed here. As you can see in the video for Being Human, she has her own individual and intriguing sound.
Odd Relics is the musical project of Florida-based producer, multi-instrumentalist (as well as drummer for Yuno and one half of LANNDS) Brian Squillace. There’s some similarity with Yuno on display here, but Squillace takes elements of those building blocks and constructs something quite different on Matrimony.
Perfect Blue is a six-piece band from Chicago, who say a desire to see something a little different in the Chicago music scene led to their formation. It’s certainly working, judging by the big, beguiling sound of Poppyseed.
Your Ways is the third and final single from Nightfalls, the new EP from Cologne based indie quarter Xul Zolar. Check out its gentle, melodic indie power below.
With the release of their Dark Synthetics on CD and tape formats rapidly approaching, Asheville death rock band Secret Shame have dropped a last warm-up single, the swirling starkness that is Gift.