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April is a promise that May is bound to keep!

Let’s hope that Hal Borland’s famous quote holds true for new releases this month whilst I round up some of the last of April’s offerings. Asilomar – Shimmer and Faded … Continue reading

May 4, 2019 · 1 Comment

Personal Best – Baby

Baby is the first track to be taken from the forthcoming album What You At by Portsmouth based Personal Best. It’s a thriving punk-pop/powerpop track about a failing relationship which … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend – Three Punk Derivatives

This weeks pack of three looks (hears) at three releases that tagged themselves as punk derivatives. This Girl Will Self-Destruct – This Band Will Self​-​Destruct This Band Will Self​-​Destruct is … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

twompsax – eight

Eight is possibly the shortest song I have ever featured on these pages. However, what is there not to like over 47 seconds of catchy pop punk with a vocal … Continue reading

April 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Fresh – Going To Brighton

Going To Brighton is the second single to be lifted from the forthcoming album Withdraw by London’s Fresh. It’s a pleasing track and easily remembered because of the earworms it … Continue reading

April 8, 2019 · 1 Comment

Something For The Weekend? Three, Maybe Four, From Bruxelles

Continuing my recent exploration of music released in the past three months tagged as Brussels or Bruxelles on Bandcamp. Route 77 – Route 77 Post-punk yesterday and some punk today … Continue reading

March 31, 2019 · Leave a comment

The Room Upstairs – The Reckoning/ Nothing’s Beautiful

The Room Upstairs are an English band influenced by the likes of The Beatles, The Beach Boys, and Simon and Garfunkel amongst others and that can be clearly heard on … Continue reading

March 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

All Girls Arson Club – Untitled

Untitled is taken from the forthcoming Dark Fruits EP that will be released in April via Delicious Clam Records. It’s a mixture of punk, pop and riot grrrl resulting in … Continue reading

March 18, 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
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