It’s been a fascinating thing to watch, the trajectory of 19 year-old Jack Colleran/MMOTHS. The attention came fast, no doubt aided by people like myself who could hardly believe such lush textures could be produced by someone so young. The age narrative reeled people in to listening and Colleran, aided by a genuinely useful and… Read more »

Posted on March 6th, 2013

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The best new music/artist picks of the last week. As published in today’s Day & Night Magazine. Follow Day & Night on Twitter or Facebook Valentina You may recognise Valentina’s voice from last year’s Two Door Cinema Club song The World is Watching or Joe Goddard’s 2011 club hit Gabriel. The Italian/English singer’s debut single… Read more »

Posted on February 22nd, 2013

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It’s been a while since Will Wiesenfeld was featured here. But the Anticon producer who trades as Baths has teamed up with the Japanese artist Cokiyu on her new EP on a track called ‘Twinkle Way’. It’s a genuine slice of lush Asian electronic-pop, the kind that Grimes has been inspired by. At a guess,… Read more »

Posted on February 14th, 2013

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It wasn’t just the message and cinematography that impressed in Dave Tynan’s ‘Just Saying’ short film, Gareth Averill’s evocative ambient soundtrack was worthy of praise too. He’s just made the track ‘The Glow’ available via iTunes. Also, check out Averill’s brother Jon on the Shock World Service podcast #51 below featuring inc,, Chromatics, How To… Read more »

Posted on February 5th, 2013

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Neil O’ Connor aka Somadrone shared this calming 5-track EP of ambient tracks he made while making the trip over the Atlantic Ocean over 24 times between Jan 2010 and Jan 2013. He missed a trick on the flights, I hear they were showing What to Expect When You’re Expecting and Cowboys And Aliens on… Read more »

Posted on January 10th, 2013

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The Fader dropped the first listen at Mmoths new EP, Diaries which is out in March on SQE. ‘For Her’ has Jack Colleran’s familiar trademark billowy ambient electronic textures but the soulful starry vocals from Young & Sick lift it up a notch into sublime. More awesome news? Holly Miranda features on the EP’s first… Read more »

Posted on November 13th, 2012

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A Halloween series special today with posts dedicated to music that creates an uneasy, spooky, chilling or scary atmosphere… See Halloween for all posts in the series. Some songs are ambiguous, instrumental songs don’t state their mood for example. Throwing Snow’s ‘Aspera’ is open to interpretation. It could either be the hazy lingering sound of… Read more »

Posted on October 31st, 2012

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