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PINKY PINKY – PINKY PINKY EP

As a LA-based friend pointed out to me earlier this week when discussing my excitement at this band, I seem to have a bit of a penchant for the breezy buzz of the LA music scene. Pinky Pinky’s debut EP is the latest in a long line of exciting acts to drop off the conveyor belt, and… Continue reading PINKY PINKY – PINKY PINKY EP

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HINDS ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM ‘LEAVE ME ALONE’ AND SHARE NEW TRACK ‘GARDEN’

The best band in Spain have only gone and announced the details of their debut album, Leave Me Alone. Not only that, but they’ve shared the LP’s opening track, Garden, for good measure. Hinds broke the news via their Facebook page earlier on today, and here’s what they had to say: NEW MUSIC NEW SHIT… Continue reading HINDS ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM ‘LEAVE ME ALONE’ AND SHARE NEW TRACK ‘GARDEN’

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PUPPY – DO IT AGAIN – NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

We’ve spoken about Puppy before, a London-based trio who deal in chunky riffs and playful grunge. This week, they’ve shared a new track, and announced a self-titled debut EP as part of the bargain. Do It Again is an intriguing entity, brazenly and unashamedly wearing a glamorous, classic metal sweater, pulled over an alternative take… Continue reading PUPPY – DO IT AGAIN – NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

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NOIR | NOIR – CLAUSTROPHOBIC LOVE – NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

Here’s an absolute belter of a track from Manchester four-piece Noir | Noir. Claustrophobic Love is their latest offering, and it simply powers its way through its sunbaked landscape, with its ominous chug steamrolling everything in its path. A grumbling bassline governs the track’s commanding advance, whilst the menacing drawl of frontman Finn Sedas sounds… Continue reading NOIR | NOIR – CLAUSTROPHOBIC LOVE – NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

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KOBADELTA – OPEN VISIONS EP – REVIEW / NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

The menacing sound of Kobadelta is back in the form of a 3rd EP due to drop this May, and with Open Visions, the sound has progressed from the band’s previous two EPs with much more method in the malice. A compelling arrangement with the ability to relentlessly pound and delicately hypnotize is still the… Continue reading KOBADELTA – OPEN VISIONS EP – REVIEW / NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

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HIGH TIDE 15:47 – HIGH TIDE 15:47 EP – REVIEW / NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE

With a sound loosely moored amongst the sprawling, pastel soundscapes of 90s shoegaze, Newcastle four-piece High Tide 15:47 have dropped a belter of a debut EP. Following on from their debut single Shade of Blue (which incidentally made our Best Tracks of 2014 list), this self-titled EP further showcases the gorgeous, fuzzed-out textures that have… Continue reading HIGH TIDE 15:47 – HIGH TIDE 15:47 EP – REVIEW / NEW MUSIC EXPOSURE