Tag Archives: Europe

Russian/American singer/songwriter Nika Roza Danilova, aka Zola Jesus is almost set to drop LP three, Conatus. The record’s 11 tracks were written and performed by Zola herself while also co-producing it with the assistance of producer, Brian Foote. A lot can be said about Zola’s dark, synth-heavy post-punk, almost demonic-sounding style; but “poppy” it definitely is not. Wrap your […]

UK born composer, performer and producer Derwin Panda (aka Gold Panda) is giving away yet another new song over at his website. Derwin states that “the track isn’t from a forthcoming release nor part of the Lucky Shiner album, it’s absolutely brand new.” The tune is titled ‘MPB’: Mobile users, click here to listen. He has also announced a string of […]

The wait is over! Listen to LP 7, Codes and Keys from indie-rock veterans Death Cab for Cutie – the follow-up to 2008’s Narrow Stairs. From intro track ‘Home Is A Fire’ to the album’s closing notes on ‘Stay Young, Go Dancing’ it’s an album that current fans will be very pleased with as well as gain the band […]

German indie dance duo Digitalism have dropped another track from LP #2 and it features guest vocals from The Strokes frontman, Julian Casablancas. Wrap your ear lobes around the hard hitting synth-rock track, ‘Forest Gump’:   Mobile users, click here to listen. If are unaware, I Love You Dude is the name of the follow up to their 2007 dance […]

The follow-up to Little Dragon‘s 2009 Machine Dreams is on its way, and if the below track is anything to go by, it’s going to be another killer. The running title for the Swedish electro crew’s new LP is Ritual Union and the first taste from it is called ‘Nightlight’: Mobile users, click here to listen. Little Dragon have been keeping quite […]

Avant-electro Brooklynites Gang Gang Dance released their fifth studio album yesterday, Eye Contact. Its 11 minute opening track ‘Glass Jar’ is epic to say the least – synthy, dreamy, undeniably atmospheric and addictive, sucking you right in until that very last second. You can stream the entire album now courtesy of 3voor12. Before you head over there though, wrap your ears and […]

Hardcore fans of British electro-pop artist James Blake are bound to get a wee bit misty. News has landed that he’ll soon release a double A-sided 10″ vinyl featuring ‘Unluck’, the opening track from his self-titled debut LP along with ‘Lindisfarne’ – a combination of tracks ‘Lindisfarne I’ and ‘Lindisfarne II’. Here is the above mentioned opener, ‘Unluck’:   Mobile users, click […]

Errors are an upcoming experimental four-piece group hailing from Glasgow, Scotland who’ve been kicking around since ’04. They have released a bunch of 7″ singles, an EP, two LPs and even a remix album. The guys have just announced the release of two new tracks from 7″ number four and is available as a limited […]

Swedish siren Lykke Li is almost set to release her second studio album titled Wounded Rhymes, via her own recording lable – LL Recordings. Stream the entire album below: Now, check out remixes of ‘I Follow Rivers’ by Belgium producer The Magician, TV on the Radio’s Dave Sitek and Swiss producer Creator: Lastly, the official music video for […]

Hailing from Reykjavík, Iceland is this seminal seven-piece group Hjaltalín (click here if you’d like help pronouncing it  – we’ve got you covered). In late 2009 they released their second LP Terminal across Iceland. The LP has gone on to win them album of the year at the 2009 Icelandic Music Awards, ahead of its official release a few months ago […]

With the release of his very impressive debut album Learning, Seattle artist Mike Hadreas (aka Perfume Genius) has been very busy touring across North America and parts of Europe promoting his beauteous work. At a recent show in Brussels he performed a moving rendition of Neil Young’s ‘Helpless’: Also, check out this hauntingly emotional live performance of his track ‘Mr Peterson’ […]