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Category Archives: Alt Rock

Deep Red – Before You Leave

Texans Deep Red have released their debut EP, titled Before You Leave, which follows three previous singles of which only February’s Over and Gone appears here. The band’s sound takes … Continue reading

April 4, 2020 · 1 Comment

Lebend – Chasing Ghosts

Lebend’s sound gets more expansive, vast with each release. On the new single Chasing Ghosts space rock fuses with shoegaze. The vocals, whilst prominent, become secondary to my attention as … Continue reading

April 1, 2020 · Leave a comment

Mirrorlakes – Faded Town

Jakarta’s Mirrorlakes follow up last year’s excellent Three Songs EP with new song Faded Town. It’s a moody track mixing alternative rock and folk rock reminding me of the likes … Continue reading

March 31, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Friday Round Up

For those unaware Bandcamp are running a Covid-19 fundraiser today which seems them waiving their revenue share so that all monies go directly to supporting the artists. You can read … Continue reading

March 20, 2020 · 1 Comment

Lost Echoes – When You Sleep

The new single from Portland Shoegazers Lost Echoes When You Sleep is a sombre affair. The words are mirthless whilst the vocals are grave as the gradual guitars are occasionally … Continue reading

March 19, 2020 · Leave a comment

Oxy – PRWG

The new single from Brazilians Oxy is a raucous romp through indie rock, tinged with shoegaze. PRWG (short for Personal Red Wine and the Government) rages at all and sundry … Continue reading

March 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Black Heart Death Cult – Sonic Dhoom

Sonic Dhoom is the first new material we have heard from Melbourne’s The Black Heart Death Cult since their debut album early last year. It’s fine piece of Asian inspired … Continue reading

March 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

bdrmm – Happy

Hull’s bdrmm will be releasing their debut album via Sonic Cathedral later this year. It’s one of the first songs the band wrote and is about letting go when a … Continue reading

March 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Midweek Three Pack….

Brewing Company – I Can’t Swim The nicely named Brewing Company are an indiepop/indie rock band from New York and I Can’t Swim is the follow up to 2018s debut … Continue reading

March 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

Nectar – Fishy

The new single from Nectar, and the follow up to January’s Blister, is a re-recording of a track that was originally released in 2015. Whilst the original has it charms … Continue reading

March 10, 2020 · Leave a comment
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