Nathan Fake – Sunder

Nathan Fake will release his new 4-track 12” Sunder EP on February 23 via Ninja Tune. Methodologically and sonically very different to his 2016 album “Providence” which was characterised by crisp, widescreen sonics and meticulous arrangements, “Sunder” is rougher, more urgent and raw and definitively more beat-oriented, but retains the same warmth and emotive character…. Read more »

Hibou – Hide Away

Hide Away is the shimmering new release by Hibou, the moniker of Seattle-based musician and former Craft Spells drummer Peter Michel. If you enjoyed his previous track Sunder, which I featured here, then you’re going to fall hard for this one. Hide Away once again sees Hibou approaching pop music in an upbeat and summery fashion… Read more »

Hibou – Sunder

Fresh from releasing his impressive double A-side single Glow / Hollow, Hibou, the moniker of 19 year-old Seattle-based musician Peter Michel, returns with another mesmerising slice of surf-pop. Sunder, the title track from his eagerly-awaited debut EP Dunes, sees Hibou channelling bands like Beach Fossils, DIIV, Wild Nothing and The Cure to create a fast-paced track that’s both shimmering… Read more »