Blue Tomorrows, who feature Sarah Nienaber from Candace in their line up, have released a new single and it’s their first in almost a year. Violet Shine mixes psychedelia and dream pop with the result sounding a bit like a … Continue reading The Post Last Bandcamp Friday Saturday Mix
Heavy Life is Italian shoegazers True Sleeper’s second single and is the follow-up to Blurred Hearts. It has something of a psychedelic feel about it and the singers voice reminds me a bit of James Roberts from The Sea Urchins. If you like your shoegaze laid back with a hint of melancholy, then it’s a Heavy Life for you. And me! Facebook Continue reading True Sleeper – Heavy Life
Another fine release on Italian dreampop/shoegaze label Lady Sometimes. Inetti n.1 is an upbeat dream pop effort despite some of it’s sombre lyrics (thanks google translate!). I would be hard pressed not to believe that this wasn’t a track on any number of the Indie Top 20 albums from the 1990’s given it’s excellent retro sound. I have not heard of the band before and without the likes of this label I wonder if I ever would. They have been around for a few years now given their Bandcamp discography. More delving methinks! Homepage Continue reading Cosmetic – Inetti n.1
True Sleeper follow up their appearance on the recent Some Sort of Secret Sign A Tribute to Sarah Records Compilation with a debut track of their own. It has that epic shoegazing sound harking back to the past but also looking to the future with the shimmering guitars standing out above the maudlin lyrics and vocals. Worth a listen! Facebook Continue reading True Sleeper – Blurred Hearts
Today’s round up features compilations that may, or may not, grab your ears and attention….. Goodbye Idiots II A compilation put together to celebrate Mexican label Stupid Decisions second birthday. It features some excellent indiepop tunes from the likes of Marble Gods, Andrew Younker and Orchid Mantis amongst others. However it’s the new to me Perrogato and their track Fiesta Alienígena which is the pick of the bunch of those currently available for steaming. Pre-order it from here. Facebook Come On Feel The NoiZe, Vol. 2 – Americas´Attack The Blog That Celebrates Itself Records follow up last years Brazilian compilation … Continue reading Now That’s What I Call Compilations…..