Liu Bei – Mind Over Matter

 London duo Liu Bei will release double a side Mind Over Matter / Philip Seymour Hoffman on 25th September via Famous Friends. Describing themselves as having emerged from a ‘reverb fog’ Mind Over Matter is an enigmatic and immediate piece of joyous swollen pop that brims with sweetness. Catch them live in October to celebrateContinue reading “Liu Bei – Mind Over Matter”

Night Beds – Ivywild

There’s one thing guaranteed to find success in 2015, and that’s a 23 year old singer songwriter lamented his troubled life of love and loss. Vulnerable and expansive, Winston Yellen’s Night Beds is the sound of a journey and the documentation of the emotions that contort with it. There’s nothing revolutionary to a man with aContinue reading “Night Beds – Ivywild”

Sea Witches – Stars

Four piece Liverpool band Sea Witches make dirty pop music that simmers and seethes with an attractive malevolence. Punchy as well as expansive, they have a certain eighties goth vibe about them, as well as the ‘Epic angst disco’ that Jo recently revealed they are aiming for. New single Stars is brooding and full ofContinue reading “Sea Witches – Stars”

Desperate Journalist – Control

Their brand of urgent and tumultuous pop that London quartet Desperate Journalist have made their own is highlighted beautifully on their mesmerising new track, Control. Shadowy and chaotic, the leathery tune precedess the release of their self titled album in January, on Fierce Panda records.

Bled White Boy – Wet

Positioned somewhere between the beautiful and uncomfortable, Bled White Boy make music that hovers the transient space of becoming, the awkward reality of life and fractured complexities of existence. Semi precious sonics and tremoring chords float with lulling vocals and a slightly dizzying emotional aura on this lustrous new single.