Records I Like Mix December 2020

The final Monthly mix of 2020 which rounds up indiepop, dreampop and shoegaze releases from the past month or so. Please use the search function to find out more and if you can please support the artists in this mix. Thanks to everyone who has listened to these mixes and feedback is always welcome . As ever, please enjoy! Full tracklisting: Films on Song – … Continue reading Records I Like Mix December 2020

Something For The Weekend? Three Spanking New Indiepop Singles

An indiepoptastic start to the weekend courtesy of this week’s pack of three. The Blue Herons – Go On Since Gretchen DeVault has permanently come on board The Blue Herons have taken a poppier approach and new single Go On emphasises that point. It’s indie-pop at it’s finest and as Devault sings “you and me against the world” she reminds me of the late Alex … Continue reading Something For The Weekend? Three Spanking New Indiepop Singles

A Monday Trio

Sunday Records have/are releasing (depending on the format) a new compilation titled Beautiful Noise. The album features 10 tracks, all instrumentals, that border on the ethereal (Fawns Of Love, The Proctors) to ambient electronica (Memory Fades). Also featured are the likes of The Arctic Flow, Teen Idle and many more. It’s blissful stuff, perfect for chilling, headphone listening or both! Those on Stateside can order … Continue reading A Monday Trio

Jingle Jangle Bells

  Here is a list of 2020 indiepop/janglepop/dreampop Christmas singles I have started to compile. Have you found any more worth a listen? Then let me know via the comments, please. Jetstream Pony – Grief of a (Frozen) Sailor/Hit the Snow Facebook The Crystal Furs – Drinking Alone on Christmas Facebook Teen Idle – Songs from Santa’s Workshop Facebook Boyracer – Harehills Christmas Homepage Sugar … Continue reading Jingle Jangle Bells

(Bandcamp Friday) Singles Going Steady

A round-up of singles I purchased on the last Bandcamp Friday of the year. Pastel Coast – Dial Dial sees (hears!) the french indie-poppers heading onto the dancefloor as this blend of Saint Etienne and New Order testifies. Synth-pop-tastic! Facebook Très Oui – Sad Boys/Oh Guitar On Très Oui first release for over thirty months, we get two slices of jangle that err on the … Continue reading (Bandcamp Friday) Singles Going Steady

Something For The Weekend – Three with Videos

Subsonic Eye – Unearth Unearth is an extremely catchy song with a gloriously over-indulgent ending from Singapore’s Subsonic Eye. It’s taken from the band’s forthcoming third album Nature of Things which is due for a split release via Fastcut Records and Middle Class Cigars early next year. The album can be pre-ordered in various formats from here. Facebook Cour De Récré – Vice Et Werther … Continue reading Something For The Weekend – Three with Videos

Lost Tapes – Quoting Salter EP

Catalonia’s Lost Tapes return with a new EP. And you know it ain’t a bad collection of songs! Opener the Brilliance of a Language is a shimmering delight accompanied by lovely string sounds courtesy of the synths. The vocals hover like mist above the sea as they tell a tale of a lack of communication. Recent single The Attraction of the Opposites appears in a … Continue reading Lost Tapes – Quoting Salter EP

One of Those Catch Up Posts

It’s been a busy few days at work and I have been dipping in and out of a number of releases. So the first post of the weekend is a rip through whats been happening and what delights for your ears may be on offer. Regular visitors to this blog may note that I am not much of an album fan – 45’s have always … Continue reading One of Those Catch Up Posts

Records I Like Mix November 2020

A bit later than planned but better late than never. Another round of new releases since the last upload. Matinee Recordings have had a busy month and all four of their single releases so far are included alongside a couple of Robin Guthrie mixes. There is the usual round-up of indiepop from Spain as well as music from around the globe. Please use the search … Continue reading Records I Like Mix November 2020

Seasurfer – Zombies/SOS

German band, the electronic noise and shoegaze influenced outfit Seasurfer, will be releasing their third album on 16th January 2021. It’s titled Zombies and will be a sixteen-track affair which will be whittled down to 12 on the vinyl version. It includes the singles Too Wild and Lovers Breakdown. Limited CD and digital versions will also a feature an eight-track mini-album entitled Dreampop Days which … Continue reading Seasurfer – Zombies/SOS