Ghost Outfit – Waste

Full of lovely and deep and dark loops, it is difficult to know whether go away seriously or bounce and jump to Ghost Outfit‘s Sway. In fact, you can do both. The hazey fugg at the start merges into repeated reverberations that bristle and build, unfolding into something quite animated and agile. At 1 minContinue reading “Ghost Outfit – Waste”

Smith Westerns – 3am Spiritual

Oozing from its dreamy little pores Flaming lips influences, specifically the beautiful Do You Realize? Smith Westerns latest single 3am Spiritual is something of a departure in style and pace from previous work, but still full of influences from days gone by. Dreamy yet exuding confidence it is ill of skewed summer vies flowing fromContinue reading “Smith Westerns – 3am Spiritual”

Chatting with The YuYa – and get Naked for free!

Yuya was a powerful Egyptian courtier during the eighteenth dynasty of Ancient Egypt. Signed to Dayjob Records The YuYa are an inspiring and eclectic duo who’s almost reggae folk fusion and dreamy indie tunes have been making waves amongst those who like their music with a dollop of authenticity and avant garde. It’s All Happening catchContinue reading “Chatting with The YuYa – and get Naked for free!”

The Zolas – Knot In My Heart

Released December 3rd on Light Organ Records The accompanying bumph bills them as ‘intelligent, leftfield melodicism.’ What Knot In My Heart sounds like is artsy angular beats fused with dramatic keys, and synth enhanced vocals singing poetic lyrics. There’s a hint of austerity in the verses, but when the balloon shaped beats of the chorusContinue reading “The Zolas – Knot In My Heart”

Coasts – Stay

Released 26th March 2012 via Intruder Records Reviewed by Francesca Baker If bands were to be known by the company they keep, Stay, the blissful expansive single from Bristol based Coasts sound like they’ve spent the last year hanging with Two Door Cinema Club, dabbling in the odd rendezvous with The Beach Boys, cavorting with TheContinue reading “Coasts – Stay”