Tag Archives: LP

American electro duo Ford & Lopatin (formerly known as GAMES) dropped their debut LP under new monkier Channel Pressure. Last weekend, they released the below mix for the Oki-Ni’s Mix Series – essentially a platform for Oki-Ni to showcase some of their favourite acts each week, via FREE downloadable podcasts. The set is called MASTERSOFZOOLOGY: [vodpod id=Groupvideo.9479826&w=425&h=350&fv=] Get your copy of Channel Pressure now via […]

Canadian musician Spencer Krug has been maintaining quite a prolific career, what with being the frontman of much loved bands Wolf Parade and Sunset Rubdown. He’s also co-founder of indie-alt rock groups Swan Lake and Frog Eyes, all of which except for the latter have released albums recently. Apparently this dude doesn’t sleep. In addition to all of the above, he’s been recording for solo […]

Washington based indie-rock lads, Modest Mouse are busy working on their next album, the first since 2007′s We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank. No title has been released as of yet. However, during their recent performance at Sasquatch Music Festival they did unleash two brand-spanking new tracks from the forthcoming LP. ‘Poison’:    ‘Lampshades of Fire’:    MM will […]

Travis Egedy is PICTUREPLANE and after two years in the making, his eighth studio LP Thee Physical is about to see the light of day. Sporting elements of punk-rock and groovy synths, Thee Physical will unquestionably be one of the most exciting releases of 2011. ‘Real Is A Feeling’ is the first single to fall out of it:   Mobile […]

Post-dubstep duo, Mount Kimbie,  have announced the impending release of new EP, Carbonated. Take a listen to the very chilled, very atmospheric sounds of ‘Baves Chords,’ the first single to fall out of it:   Mobile users, click here to listen. You can grab a FREE download of this track over at their official website. The EP is the first offering since last […]

GOMEZ have resurfaced after an intense two years of writing and recording and are now almost set to release their seventh studio LP, Whatever’s On Your Mind. Here we have ‘Options’, the first single to come from the album:    Mobile users, click here to listen! Cop a digital download of this track for free over at […]

In 2009, eccentric/innovative songstress and ukulele wielding Merrill Garbus, aka tUnE-yArDs gained a lot of attention from the release of her debut album, BiRd-BrAiNs. Just over a year later, she is to release her follow-up album titled, w h o k i l l. Wrap your visual senses around the below live performance of her track ‘Real Live […]

In November 2010, UK’s electrotrash-synthpop crew Ladytron released this new track titled ‘Ace of Hz’ which also appears in the the EA Sports soccer game FIFA 11: ‘Ace of Hz’ :    Ladytron have been kicking around now for almost 10 years. In that time they have released four studio albums and six EPs as well as numerous […]

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’ […]

Psychedelic surf-pop group Real Estate have just released their Out Of Tune EP, featuring 2 fresh new tracks. Their dreamy style doesn’t deviate far from the brilliant 2009 self-titled debut LP, but does remind us just how awesome these guys are. Perfect for Summer chill sessions – definitely destined to be on high rotation. The title track ‘Out Of Tune’ is […]

Ambient post-rock ensemble amiina, formerly the string section and touring buddies of fellow Icelandic musicians Sigur Rós, have just last week released Puzzle – follow up to their 2007 debut LP kurr. The album starts with ‘Àsinn’ – an instrumental soundscape that slowly builds into such an epic dissonance of sound that leaves you with an almost euphoric feeling: […]

Two-piece indie-rock group No Age released their latest LP yesterday titled Everything In Between. The album seems to have a more matured approach to their previous releases (2007’s Weirdo Rippers & 2008’s Nouns) along with their outlook – which is clearly noticeable within their lyrics. Even though Everything In Between outshines ‘everything’ the band has released to […]

UK foursome Fujiya & Miyagi formed in 2000 as the result of a shared interest in krautrock and early-seventies electronica music, which has since heavily influenced the unique Fujiya & Miyagi style. The guys have been busy working on their fourth studio album Ventriloquizzing, set for release in January 2011. Take a listen to the first single, ‘Sixteen Shades […]