Dirty Beaches – Love is the Devil

Alex Zhang Hungtai of Dirty Beaches last night shared a beautiful, yet heart-wrenching instrumental from his forthcoming double LP Drifters/Love Is The Devil. “Love is a fog that burns with the first daylight of reality.” – Charles Bukowski This title track has blood&tears all over it and is the sound of my empty self. I need… Read more »

Iceage – Ecstasy

Iceage have unveiled the video for their new track ‘Ecstasy’. It’s a pretty chaotic track/video featuring some fighting dogs, drinking and fires, you know the usual. The track will open their upcoming new album You’re Nothing, which drops February 18 on Matador Records.

Memoryhouse – Shades Of Our Life

It’s almost a year since Memoryhouse released their brilliant debut The Sideshow Effect, and the duo have kindly shared a really pretty new track via their website called ‘Shades Of Our Life’. I’ve always been a fan of their style of bedroom produced dream-pop but this is just beautiful.

The Legendary Lightness – World Full Of You

The Legendary Lightness are a three-piece indie group from Zurich and they have a gorgeous new song out called ‘World Full Of You’. I urge you all to stop what you’re doing and give this one a listen. It’s a beautiful written track, sung with a deep baritone reminding me of The National.  The video accompanying ‘World… Read more »

Sillyboy – Coast to Coast

Greek musician Sillyboy has a great video out for his new song ‘Coast to Coast’. The track was taken from his most recent album Nature of Things, which is also well worth checking out. The Athens-based musician is a clever songwriter with an ear for a decent alt-rock melody too.