Alternative

Wovoka Gentle – All Exterior Dark

Wovoka Gentle, a London-based alternative-folk trio consisting of twins Imogen and Ellie Mason and William Stokes, have unveiled a glowing new single, titled All Exterior Dark. “Wovoka Gentle is an evolving project that demonstrates the importance of risk, experimentation and growth, challenging boundaries and opening up questions. We want to experiment enough to involve you…. Read more »

Palehound – Healthier Folk

Boston-based alternative rockers’ Palehound have shared a great new single, titled Healthier Folk. The track is lifted off Ellen Kempner and co’s forthcoming debut album Dry Food, which is set to be released on August 14 through Exploding in Sound Records. Dig in. Pre-order Dry Food here.

Eleanor Seabird – New Year’s Resolution

Here’s a perfectly titled track by a new artist I just stumbled upon this morning, London’s Eleanor Seabird. On New Year’s Resolution, Eleanor Seabird softly sings lyrics that contain a longing and optimism for the year to come over delicately shimmering acoustic guitars. The tempo of New Year’s Resolution, and Seabird’s voice at times remind me a little… Read more »

HAIM – The Wire

HAIM premiered their brand new single, The Wire earlier this evening on Zane Lowe’s BBC Radio 1 show as part of his ‘Hottest Record In The World’. The sisters haven’t wasted any time in sharing the official stream, so here it is. I think we can all agree that these girls can do no wrong. This… Read more »

Soulmates Never Die – Love Me Like A Comic Book

Love Me Like A Comic Book, the latest offering by Leeds-based musician Soulmates Never Die is an absolute treat. The fact that Josh McCarthy is a comic book nut makes the sentiment behind this track is really rather sweet. Love Me Like A Comic Book has some absolutely gorgeous string arrangements (something I’ve noticed on… Read more »

Young Galaxy – New Summer

Young Galaxy’s new album Ultramarine is really shaping up to be one of finest albums of 2013. Having already shared the fantastic singles Pretty Boy and Fall For You, they’ve just released the albums third single New Summer, and it’s another absolute gem. I’ve lost track of the amount of times I’ve played Pretty Boy since… Read more »