Witterings from an old indie kid
This weeks pack of three features three bands whose latest tracks turned up in today’s very busy Bandcamp inbox….
Egoism – What Are We Doing?
Australians Egoism make catchy indiepop/dreampop tunes and What Are We Doing? is no exception. Featuring addictive vocals and a hook laden melody, it’s their best song to date to these ears.
Newmoon – Collide Into Me
I have not heard Belgian band Newmoon, who have been around for a few years now, before. That’s a shame as Collide Into Me is a lovely, gentle dreampop song, despite the maudlin words, that tugs at ones consciousness. Lush….
Jirapah – Matahari
More dreampop this time from veteran Indonesian band Jirapah. Matahari is taken from their forthcoming album Planetarium which will be released on Kolibri Rekords at the end of the month. Once more the songs delightful melodies disguise the anguish contained within the lyrics. I feel a new genre coming on……