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Category Archives: C86

Starry Eyed Cadet – Slow/Stargazer

San Francisco’s Starry Eyed Cadet return, after an 18-month absence, with a new self released two track single. Slow is a sometimes, jangling, sometimes twee indiepop song which demonstrates the … Continue reading

May 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Hannah Barberas – The Hannah Barberas Get Physical

The Hannah Barberas have compiled tracks from their first three EPs and have included three new ones for their first ever physical release. Hence, the title of course. I covered … Continue reading

April 7, 2019 · 1 Comment

Structure – Convo

The new track by Structure reminds me of the Captain Beefheart influenced bands who recorded for Ron Johnson Records, a label which had the most artists on the C86 tape … Continue reading

March 27, 2019 · Leave a comment

Bubblegum Lemonade – Our Mother’s House EP

The Our Mother’s House EP is the prequel to the forthcoming album on Matinee Recordings titled Desperately Seeking Sunshine which is out next month. The title track appears on the … Continue reading

March 20, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Records I Like Mix March 2019

Another mix of tracks that have caught my ear recently. Some written about, some not! Enjoy. Full tracklisting: Star Tropics – The Other Side of Midnight Excellent retro sounding indiepop! … Continue reading

March 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

One Of Those Round Up Thingymajigs

Another one of those posts where I cannot decide if I am lazy or whether I listen to far too much. Anyway…. Elenin – Turtleneck Fuzzy and dreamy stuff from … Continue reading

March 13, 2019 · 1 Comment

Star Tropics – The Other Side of Midnight

The Other Side of Midnight is the first we have heard from Star Tropics since their 2017 album Lost Worlds. And it’s well worth the wait as they return with … Continue reading

March 4, 2019 · 1 Comment

Perfect Strangers – Unlikely Partners

Unlikely Partners is a collection of songs that flirt with the sounds of C86 and the jangle pop of the Paisley Underground. The band, who feature members of The Drums … Continue reading

February 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Enids – Worriers

Enids hail from København and make punk inspired diy tweepop. There are four songs on this EP and none make the 2 minute mark being brash, fuzzy and noisy. Now … Continue reading

January 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Records I Like Podcast January 2019

This month’s podcast features a selection of the best tracks to be released in January plus a few from the end of 2018 that slipped through the net. A glorious … Continue reading

January 19, 2019 · Leave a comment
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