Ceremony – New album just around the corner

Ceremony – New album just around the corner

admin März 17, 2010 Kommentare deaktiviert

Noise-makers and pedal-lovers Ceremony from Fredericksburg, Virginia, are releasing a new album on Killer Pimp, hopefully in April. I was waiting for an email from Safranin Sound about this, but apparently the band got a

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Gorillaz
                        
                        
                    
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                        Plastic Beach

Gorillaz - Plastic Beach

admin März 10, 2010 Kommentare deaktiviert

Forget the cartoon characters. Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett’s animated misfits have always been mainly interesting as a concept, and on much of the third Gorillaz album, Plastic Beach, it feels like Albarn and co.

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Liars
                        
                        
                    
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                        Sisterworld

Liars - Sisterworld

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For a band known for switching gears from track to track and album to album, Sisterworld is the most thoroughly Liars-sounding record so far. It has the rhythmic insistence of Drum’s Not Dead, the

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Bewertung der Tracks

Bewertung der Tracks

Kucki März 9, 2010 Kommentare deaktiviert

Ich habe mir überlegt, dass ich in nächster Zeit selber Bewertungen zu den geposteten Tracks bzw. Bands abgeben werde… Zudem ermöglicht ein neues Plugin, das ich mit diesem Artikel auch eigentlich nur kurz testen

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The story behind the song #3 – The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

The story behind the song #3 – The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

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The Pains of Being Pure at Heart have risen to fame in the past year, and deservedly so. I’ve been watching them ever since they landed on my doorstep in snowy Iceland in 2008 and

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Whirl – Demos

Whirl – Demos

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I guess there are two ways a shoegaze band can go these days. Mix it up with electronica as the likes of M83, Perfect Blue, Ulrich Schnauss etc have done to great effect or

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Joanna Newsom
                        
                        
                    
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                        Have One on Me

Joanna Newsom - Have One on Me

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The full-length follow-up to Ys is no less ambitious, but this 3xLP set also has some of the most inviting and accessible songs of Newsom’s career. While songs here evoke moments of Ys and

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Pantha du Prince
                        
                        
                    
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                        Black Noise

Pantha du Prince - Black Noise

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The German producer Hendrik Weber’s follow-up to This Bliss is big and dense with the kind of detail that rewards close attention. Weber is unlike most minimal techno producers in that he doesn’t look

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The Trudy – Oh!

The Trudy – Oh!

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Today seems to be the day long lost videos resurface! This one is by The Trudy for their single Oh! from a few years back which they claim they found down the back of

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Local Natives
                        
                        
                    
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                        Gorilla Manor

Local Natives - Gorilla Manor

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Local Natives have a familiar sound– rustic vocals, harmonies, clattering percussion– but songwriting skill and youthful energy mark their striking debut. Advance singles “Airplanes” and “Sun Hands” recalled elements of Dodos or the Fleet

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Friska Viljor in Aachen

Friska Viljor in Aachen

Kucki Februar 10, 2010 Kommentare deaktiviert

Am Montag dem 8.2.2010 hatte ich das Vergnügen in meiner Heimatstadt Aachen Friska Viljor live zu erleben! Und “erleben” trifft es dabei ganz gut! Es war ein sehr schöner Abend und die 5 Jungs

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Oddbox Records indiepop clash with indie-mp3!

Oddbox Records indiepop clash with indie-mp3!

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Odd Box Records teams up with Indie-MP3 for a free afternoon of indiepop at RoTa in Notting Hill. Playing the afternoon are: The Trudy The Wednesday Club The Sequins The Gresham Flyers It starts

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Hot Chip
                        
                        
                    
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                        One Life Stand

Hot Chip - One Life Stand

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Ever since Hot Chip started as indie kids seemingly dabbling in classic soul and modern R&B, they’ve been underestimated. Delivering lines about “20-inch rims” and “Yo La Tengo” in a proper English accent, as

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Charlotte Gainsbourg
                        
                        
                    
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                        IRM

Charlotte Gainsbourg - IRM

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After a 2006 album created in collaboration with Air and Jarvis Cocker, Charlotte Gainsbourg returns with a surprisingly great LP written and produced by Beck. The nods to psych rock, junkyard blues, half-rap cadences,

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John Carpenter – April 2009, The President Is Gone (Combo ReEdit)

John Carpenter – April 2009, The President Is Gone (Combo ReEdit)

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New frozen weirdisco master, Combo, made a stunning entrance in trainspotters’ dj bags, with an amazing re-edit from Robert Hood’s Minus, quickly pointed out by Ivan Smagghe. By going through his re-edits and his

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The Roots – How I Got Over

The Roots – How I Got Over

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Questlove van The Roots maakte samen met Miguel Atwood Ferguson een niet te missen tribute voor de te vroeg overleden producer J Dilla getiteld Antiquity (via Moovmnt). (in post Antiquity from Crazy Birds. Download

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Emma Russack – Sex On The Beach

Emma Russack – Sex On The Beach

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Emma Russack – Do You Think Of Me? Emma Russack – Sex On The Beach Both from the EP Peasants , released on Spunk A quick home recording never hurt a musical blowfly like

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Official Secrets Act – So Tomorrow

Official Secrets Act – So Tomorrow

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Big show this Thursday folks! Official Secrets Act are in town and they’re coming to join our MASSIVE-sized party at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen , complete with super visuals, mega DJ sets, and

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