Bicep – the Belfast-born, London-based duo of Matt McBriar and Andy Ferguson – have released a new music video for recent single Glue. Inspired by the song’s homage to the rave era, the video for Bicep’s Glue by Joe Wilson is a series of landscapes which revisit the sites once brought alive by now infamous… Read more »
Shabazz Palaces have shared a powerful new video for Since C.A.Y.A., the elastic and transportive track from the group’s acclaimed Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star. The new visual stars Shabazz Palaces’ Palaceer Lazaro with footage shot by director Kahlil Joseph, cinematography by Marcus Reposar, and is helmed by returning collaborator Stephan Gray (“Dawn in… Read more »
CCFX is a new supergroup out of Olympia, Washington resulting from a merger between two seminal Olympia pop music outfits; CC Dust and Trans FX. On their debut self-titled EP, artists Chris McDonnell, Mirče Popovic, Mary Jane Dunphe and David Jaques offer a record that is at once a showcase and aberration of what is… Read more »
Still fresh from signing with Merge, Ought will release Room Inside the World on February 16. The album, their third LP and first for Merge, explores themes that have always concerned the band—identity, connection, survival in a precarious world—but with a bolder, more nuanced sound palette. The band share first single These 3 Things and… Read more »
Protomartyr have released a new video for their rollicking single Don’t Go To Anacita. The song is one of the most anthemic the band have written, and is one of the highlights off their critically acclaimed new album, Relatives In Descent. Singer Joe Casey described the fictional town of Anacita in a recent interview with… Read more »
Strange Peace, the excellent new METZ album, is available now from Sub Pop Records (Worldwide, ex-Canada) and Royal Mountain Records (in Canada). In METZ’s new video for Drained Lake, director Shayne Ehman (who also directed the band’s video for Cellophane) highlights no less than the transient nature of time and space, through cutlery and kitchen… Read more »
Directed by Hayden Martin. Avalon Emerson drops a new 12″, featuring the tracks One More Fluorescent Rush and Finally Some Common Ground, on November 3 via Whities.
Directed by Julian Vares. Yumi Zouma’s sophomore album Willowbank is out now on Cascine.
Post-punk trio Shopping have announced their forthcoming new album, The Official Body, will be released on January 19 via FatCat Records. “We’ve always felt like what we do is political in that it’s cathartic and healing in some way, but at some point it just felt like making ‘political’ music was a bit like putting… Read more »
Directed by Zia Anger. Taken from Zola Jesus‘ new album, Okovi, out now on Sacred Bones.