New Video: God Damn - Horus
Hailing from the heart of the Black Country, God Damn are a red-hot burning molten pot of pop hooks and grinding, bludgeoning riffs and rhythms.
Here is the video for latest single Horus.
New EP From September Girls
Drawing inspiration from the likes of Phil Spector, The Velvet Underground, The Cure, My Bloody Valentine and The Jesus And Mary Chain, the September Girls play reverb-soaked noise-pop of the finest order.
They first came to our attention at the start of the year with their excellent debut album Cursing The Sea, (see our posts here) and we thoroughly enjoyed their set at the Great Escape in…
New From Communions
Communions spawn from the same four-wall rehearsal spot as Iceage and Lower – and from under the same roof as most of the local new punk, industrial and synth scene in Copenhagen, Denmark.
This track, So Long Sun, is the A side to a 7″ coming Nov 10th on Tough Love and it’s a keeper.
Have a listen.http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F169845462&auto_play…
MM Shorts 617: Dasher
We’re a little late to this one, but the propulsive, noise drenched swirl of Soviet by Atlanta-based trio Dasher is just too good to ignore.
Have a listen.http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F162173984&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true
MM Shorts 616: Kings Of Lowertown
The excellent Kings Of Lowertown have made a new track available for a name-your-price download via Bandcamp.
Swamp King is slower, a gritty and gravelly blues number that pulses with restrained longing.//bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/v=2/album=1384538740/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/tracklist=false/artwork=small/
Introducing »> C. Strøm
Imagine The Carter Family and Daniel Johnston are emigrating to Europe, taking with them only their instruments, their songs, and an old tape recorder. They end up in Northern Norway. That’s how you have to imagine C. Strøm’s music: American folk in low-fidelity!
Listen / download I Have Heard Of A Land, the title track from his new album below, and When We Go A-Hunting. Order the cassette from…
Introducing »> Slug
Boasting one of our favourite new band names with the descriptively short and to the point, Slug, together with one of our favourite song titles of the year, the surreal Cockeyed Rabbit Wrapped in Plastic.
Thankfully they live up to both names. Listen below or get it as a limited time free download here.http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F166188862&aut…
New Darlia Single
Here is the latest single from Blackpool three piece Darlia, titled Stars Are Aligned and it may well be their best release to date. While it sacrifices none of the heaviness of earlier releases and the rumbling, bruising riffs are in place, there is a more refined, more confident touch with the melody that elevates it from the merely good into a whole new league altogether.
Have a listen.http:/…
New Video: Vomitface - Sloppy Joes
Jersey City’s Vomitface have released their debut music video for the track Sloppy Joes, from their self-titled EP released this summer!
Shot in the backroom of Revival Vintage in Hoboken, NJ, the video is both an homage and incisive send-up of the traditional performance video—the band wanted to be “completely reverent and irreverent simultaneously.”
Watch and see how they managed it…
Six Songs You Should Have Heard This Week
1. Mark Lanegan Band – Harvest Home
2. Hurray For The Riff Raff – Everybody Knows
3. Hollis Brown – Wait For Me Virginia
4. Diarrhea Planet – Heatwave
5. Blitzen Trapper – To Be Young (Is To Be Sad, Is To Be High) (Ryan Adams Cover)
6. Field Report – Marigolden