Crystal Meadows were formed in Greenfield, Massachusetts in 2021. And that’s all the info that is available at present aside from the four songs found on their debut Fall to Pieces EP. The tracks contained within are a blend of … Continue reading Crystal Meadows – Fall to Pieces
Fine., who consist of Alice Kat and Liam James Marsh, have been recording together since 2017. This new double CD (now sold out but still available digitally) consists of last April’s excellent I’m Glad It’s Over Now album with the … Continue reading Fine. – Fine
Manuel Joseph Walker, aka Foliage, returns with his first new and non-collaborative single in quite sometime. Can’t Go Anywhere is lo-fi bedroom pop that mixes guitars, programmed percussion and probing lyrics. The guitars jangle whilst the words bite against an … Continue reading Foliage – Can’t Go Anywhere
A roundup of tunes that arrived in my inbox over the weekend. The Churchhill Garden – Rearview Mirror Another slice of epic dreampop from Andy Jossi and Krissy Vanderwoude. Rearview Mirror deals with reflecting on a relationship that has ended … Continue reading What Else is Out B-Sides The Photocopies?
More sad and despondent indiepop from San Francisco’s Glenn Donaldson. From the title track, which is not as sanctimonious as the title may suggest, to the words that ring true on Seems Like We’re Always Starting Over it sounds like … Continue reading The Reds, Pinks & Purples – Slow Torture of an Hourly Wage
Earlier this month Argentinian act Un Día Soleado recorded a video session which was recorded for prosperity. Given the name translates as A Sunny Day you may have already guessed that there are a lot of Sarah Records influences here … Continue reading Un Día Soleado – Live @ Mi Casa
Here are a few 2021 samplers I have been listening too. All are available as free/pay what you want downloads so you have nowt to lose (except some bandwidth perhaps!). If there are any 2021 Samplers you have come across … Continue reading 2021 Samplers
The Blue Herons – Take Them Back Take Them Back is the latest offering via the project of Gretchen DeVault and Andy Jossi. It’s a shimmering dreampop track that is jointly dominated by DeVault’s sweeping vocals and Jossi’s musicianship that … Continue reading Take Them Back!
Mexican one man band En Mi Mente release their second single of the year titled Girasolestelar (Sunflowers). Like the dogs named after the region they come from (Chihuahua) this one bites and snaps away at your heels with it’s blend … Continue reading En Mi Mente – Girasolestelar
I have been playing these tracks tonight. Now it’s your turn to do the same! Here is the Playlist: or listen on YouTube Nobody’s Flowers – Mountains out of Broken Men Sounding more like The Smiths than Northern Portrait ever … Continue reading The Saturday Sampler