Honestly, flute driven prog-rock albums are not normally at the top of my list of things to listen to – unless they involve John Hackett ... and then they become a priority! For those of you who can’t place the [...Read More]
On average I get 100 emails every week from independent artists and PR folks asking me to take a listen to, and review the “next best thing to hit the airwaves”. I am not mocking – on the contrary, I [...Read More]
Album Release Date 26th May 2017 Psychedelic pop rock band Maia are currently on tour promoting their third album, Wild Waters, and their newly-released single Jessica. Audiences love their witty banter, relaxed vibe and brilliant musicianship and the Leeds-based quartet [...Read More]
Texan Post hardcore punk band At The Drive In will release their first album in seven years, “Inter Alia”, on May 5 via Rise Records. They’ve lost nothing in the interim, as you ca hear below.
Thurston Moore, previously singer, songwriter and guitarist of Sonic Youth, unleashes Rock n Roll Consciousness on 28th April. If it’s all like Smoke & Dreams it’ll get stuck on repeat! Pre-Order on iTunes and get Smoke & Dreams instantly: https://ThurstonMoore.lnk.to/RockNRol.
Los Angeles based band Trapdoor Social have just released their new single “Great Lake” via Wonderland accompanied by a stunning video (see below). Last year Trapdoor Social transformed from a duo to a 5-piece, their eponymous debut album is a raucous, [...Read More]
St. Jude the Obscure launch Wonders of Youth are a new Electronic Art Pop 2-piece consisting of Adele Emmas and Christian Sandford, previously from bands Bird and Feral Love. The duo have already received support from Clash, The Guardian, BBC [...Read More]
TODD RUNDGREN SPANS GENERATIONS AND GENRES ON ‘WHITE KNIGHT’ OUT MAY 12 ON CLEOPATRA RECORDS ALBUM FEATURES GUESTS ROBYN, TRENT REZNOR, DAM FUNK, DARYL HALL, DONALD FAGEN, JOE WALSH, BETTYE LAVETTE, JOE SATRIANI + MORE Los Angeles – Todd Rundgren [...Read More]
Whiteout Conditions is the upcoming seventh studio album by Canadian indie rock band The New Pornographers. It’s released on April 7, 2017 via the band’s own imprint Collected Works Records and is the first album not to feature singer-songwriter Dan [...Read More]
The Baltimore synth lot Future Islands new album is out April 7 via 4AD. The Far Field is the first Future Islands record to feature live drums from member Michael Lowry. Blondie’s Debbie Harry makes a guest appearance.