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The Boston band The Derevolutions quietly self-released an album which is available for free recently. The band, who are made up of Brett Boucher with vocals by Ana Karina & Raps by Sen doesn’t give much bio info on themselves but what they have given is a 11-track collection of songs that run through bright… Read more »

Posted on August 21st, 2014

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Dublin indie-rock revivalists Jet Setter recently released a single on Any Other City Records called ‘Not Yet’ and they are also the last Irish band to feature in the Trout Records Presents video series. Watch them play live in Asylum Studio at Bow Lane. Previous bands on the video series include Halves, Tandem Felix, Enemies,… Read more »

Posted on August 20th, 2014

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Neil Brogan returns with some news of a new Sea Pinks album today. Dreaming Tracks is the latest album coming from him on September 29th, on shell-pink vinyl and digitally on CF Records. It’s the first Sea Pinks album which was recorded in a studio with a full-band, at Start Together in Belfast. The band consists… Read more »

Posted on August 18th, 2014

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After the Miley-featuring ‘Hunger Of The Pine’ and ‘Left Hand Free’, Alt-J have dropped a third track from their This Is All Yours album due September. It’s a cross between An Awesome Wave style dynamics, English folk, Oompa Loompa chants and electronica with libidinous lyrics suggesting Joe Newman wants to “turn you inside out and lick you… Read more »

Posted on August 14th, 2014

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Coming on like a male-fronted cover version of Daughter, ‘Give Me Something’ is a gentle folk song from the Yorkshire duo Seafret. It swells into its chorus from finger-picked guitar and subtle threadbare instrumentation, with the singer Jack Sedman (joined by Harry Draper on guitar) pining for a way forward. It’s the lead track from… Read more »

Posted on August 11th, 2014

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I’ve introduced the talents of Go Wolf here before and they’re back with a new single ‘Talk To You’ on their new American label Ooh La La Records. It’s another example of the band’s breezy indie synth-pop style. The single is out on August 12th. The single is out on August 12th.

Posted on August 8th, 2014

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Londoners Vaults made an aural impression with ‘Cry No More’, a strident epic song built atop bell melodies and strings and the lifted by the singer possibly named Joey?. For their new single, ‘Lifespan’, on Virgin EMI, the creation of a similar atmosphere is deployed with a melancholic vocal over cool electronics adds to something… Read more »

Posted on August 7th, 2014

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So the news that Twin Sister had become Mr Twin Sister and reinvented their sound isn’t strictly true. Yes, the name has altered but the disco swing of ‘Out Of The Dark’ is not totally indicative of what we can expect from the follow up to 2011′s In Heaven. ‘Blush’ is the second song from… Read more »

Posted on August 6th, 2014

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After a couple of years of promise through shows of ambition, Cloud Castle Lake suddenly returned yesterday with news of an EP called Dandelion which is due on September 22nd on Happy Valley Records. The band are now a trio of Daniel McAuley, Brendan Jenkinson and Rory O’Connor. Previously, the band’s output hadn’t amounted to… Read more »

Posted on August 5th, 2014

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