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Records I Like Mix December 2019

This months bumper mix is dominated by shoegaze and dreampop with some indiepop and jangle pop thrown in for good measure. It features tracks released in the past month or … Continue reading

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UK Indiepop 2019

The UK indiepop revival that peaked a few years backed seem to have died out so I asked this question on Twitter the other day and it sparked a lot … Continue reading

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La Casa De Emma – Desventura De Verano

Late last month I bemoaned the demise of the UK indiepop bands who placed fuzziness and shambling above all else. Yes there are one or two exceptions but this year … Continue reading

December 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

HoneyHead – A Kind Of Isolation

Russian band HoneyHead have released their new EP entitled A Kind Of Isolation which fuses indie-rock and shoegaze. The songs are enhanced by noise but are tuneful none the less … Continue reading

December 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Sugar World – We Fell In Love

Sugar World follow up their excellent Sad In Heaven single with the bittersweet We Fell In Love. Unlike the aforementioned single there is no fuzziness here and instead we are … Continue reading

December 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Red Sleeping Beauty – New York City Girls

Red Sleeping Beauty have had a great 2019 what with the Stockholm album and all the singles & mixes taken from it. For their final (I presume!) release of 2019 … Continue reading

December 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Intermere – Reflection

Intermere is the project of Andrew Craig from Dreams of Empire and they describe their music as “immersive slowdown shoegaze”. I quite like the sound of the guitars on this … Continue reading

December 10, 2019 · Leave a comment

Brunch Club – Another Wasted Summer

Edmonton’s Brunch Club are the purveyors of short but catchy jangling pop tunes and there is no exception to this rule on their first release for well over two years. … Continue reading

December 9, 2019 · 2 Comments

Citrus Clouds – A Pastel Sky

Phoenix based dreampop/shoegaze band Citrus Clouds have announced a forthcoming second album titled Collider which is provisionally due for release in April next year. They have lifted the first single … Continue reading

December 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fanclub – Trespassing

The new single from Fanclub is a delightful mix of synth and indiepop. The synths drive the song whilst the guitars buzz around in support. The vocals of Leslie Crunkilton … Continue reading

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Turks & Caicos – Bad Situation

Indonesian band Turks & Caicos first caught our ears on the New Wave of Hype compilation and now we are treated to their debut EP Bad Situation. There are five … Continue reading

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Beat Hotel – Feel It

Beat Hotel, the band featuring members of Palm Springs, Fire Eyes, The June Brides and The Granite Shore to name but a few, will be releasing a new self titled … Continue reading

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