A Monday Trio

Sunday Records have/are releasing (depending on the format) a new compilation titled Beautiful Noise. The album features 10 tracks, all instrumentals, that border on the ethereal (Fawns Of Love, The Proctors) to ambient electronica (Memory Fades). Also featured are the likes of The Arctic Flow, Teen Idle and many more. It’s blissful stuff, perfect for chilling, headphone listening or both! Those on Stateside can order … Continue reading A Monday Trio

Lost Tapes – Quoting Salter EP

Catalonia’s Lost Tapes return with a new EP. And you know it ain’t a bad collection of songs! Opener the Brilliance of a Language is a shimmering delight accompanied by lovely string sounds courtesy of the synths. The vocals hover like mist above the sea as they tell a tale of a lack of communication. Recent single The Attraction of the Opposites appears in a … Continue reading Lost Tapes – Quoting Salter EP

Various Artists – Shelter 2 (Sunday Records)

Sunday Records have released a second volume of songs as “a (another!) special treat for our fans during the coronavirus isolation”. Once again the compilation features tracks collated from acts on the labels roster. The Proctors open with Only Stupid, a track that started life in the early 1990’s before Japanese Heart Software give us For Another Day which originally appeared on last years Lonely … Continue reading Various Artists – Shelter 2 (Sunday Records)

Various Artists – Shelter (Sunday Records)

Sunday Records have released a free compilation called Shelter. The label states that it’s “a special treat for our fans during the coronavirus isolation.” The album features acts from their roster both past and present including Sugar World and their blissful We Fell In Love track, Fawns of Love, Day & Dream and The Memory Fades. There are blasts from the past too in the … Continue reading Various Artists – Shelter (Sunday Records)

The Memory Fades – She Loves The Birds EP

The Memory Fades is the new project from Stephen Maughan (Bulldozer Crash/Kosmonaut). On the She Loves The Birds EP Maughan is joined over various songs by Marc Elston (Bulldozer Crash/Franklin’s Kite/The Liberty Ship), Graeme Elston (Eva Luna/Astronaut/Love Parade), Jyoti Mishra (White Town) and Chris Morgan (The Deddingtons). So the pedigree is there. What about the music? Yeah, that ain’t bad either! There are lot of … Continue reading The Memory Fades – She Loves The Birds EP