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Ivory Past/Snowflakes feat . Miléna – Illuminated Songs EP

A two song EP (er?) from two Japanese based indiepop acts. The Ivory Past track December is simply immense on first, second, third and subsequent listens. It’s catchy and addictive janglepop. Sadly the Snowflakes effort is pretty ordinary by their high standards. Previous effort Sway was excellent but this pale by comparison and just does … Continue reading

Snowflakes – Sway

On Sway Snowflakes pay homage to all things Sarah Records and I can certainly hear elements of The Wake and Another Sunny Day during the song and that is no bad thing. Flip side New Soul is not so twee and if I had to draw a comparison the Lightning Seeds spring to mind. Despite … Continue reading

The Silhouettes – Under The Mistletoe

Here is another single from the Snowflakes Christmas Series. This time it is Dutch band The Silhouettes with an original composition Under The Mistletoe. I have never heard of this band but I will be seeking them out further based on what I have heard here. On 7″ from here. Homepage Facebook

The Garlands – Christmas Song

Is it me or are there more indiepop Christmas songs out this year than is the norm? Originally released in 2008 as a digital download Christmas Song by The Garlands get’s a 7″ release courtesy of the Snowflakes Christmas Singles series. It’s backed with the bands cover of Claudine Longet’s 1967 track I Don’t Intend … Continue reading

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