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Flowerbed – Everything

Quick on the heels of their split single with Heavytrip Flowerbed have released a new song in the shape of Everything. I am wondering if it is the bands Halloween effort given the song is about “the night skeletons came to life”. Mind you I am sure the skeletons will have stopped in their tracks … Continue reading

Flowerbed/Heavytrip – Split

Texas based Flowerbed are back with two new tracks on a release they share with labelmate’s Heavytrip. The first of the two new songs Pyrite is a dose of shimmering and poppy dreampop. The band’s sound gets slightly heavier at first on Selenite but it soon settles down and glides along somewhat majestically. My only … Continue reading

Flowerbed – Blame

Following on from last years excellent self titled debut EP Texan dream-pop band Flowerbed deliver another fine tune in the shape of Blame. Whilst not as ethereal sounding as the aforementioned release the band temper the noise so that the hushed voice of Bailo Biggs can be heard as it threads it’s way through the … Continue reading

Flowerbed – Flowerbed

Texan band Flowerbed have been impressing with their tracks to date and this self titled EP cements that even further. Sounding like a cross between The Cocteau Twins and Slowdive with hints of Lush and My Bloody Valentine thrown in for good measure their sound leans towards the etheral side of dreampop. The guitars are … Continue reading

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 A short shimmering introduction from this new dreampop/shoegaze band from Pacific Grove, California. Twitter Flowerbed – Daffodil Surely a song released in April and named … Continue reading

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