Bonus Track gives you access to the best new music… Pixel Fix – ‘Lungs’ Oxford-based four-piece Pixel Fix have quietly been producing some damn fine music over the last year-or-so. ‘Lungs’ is their first release since last year’s brilliant debut EP entitled Fall, and this new track shows a wealth of confidence in their songwriting abilities. It’s a […]Read more "Bonus Track"
Wednesday is perhaps my most hated day of the week. It sits there in the middle. Teasing me with how close the weekend is. Yet mocking my optimism by presenting me with two more (full) days of work.Read more "#HumpDayMixtape"
Self-described ‘slop pop’ trio, The Rich Hands are responsible for a fuzzy collection of furious tracks that require sunshine, shades and shots.Read more "Music Monday: The Rich Hands"
Another Monday morning. Another brand new band… Fresh from dropping ‘Goes Black’ last month, NYC quartet Big Ups return with ‘Wool’, the next cut to whet appetites ahead of debut album, Eighteen Hours of Static, due to be released on 13th January 2014 via Tough Love Records. ‘Wool’ seethes with a slow burning intensity, building […]Read more "Big Ups"
Washington-based musician Phil Elverum, aka Mount Eerie is the man behind this heavily auto-tuned remix-of-sorts entitled ‘Lone Bell’. The re-work of the bands original track features a distant waver of vocals that sounds far from human, and Elverum has manage to mould the song into a genre-less blend of horns and bass you’ll find truly immersive. […]Read more "Pre-Human Ideas"
There has been an obvious lack of content over the past couple of weeks. Time seems to be passing me by, predominantly consumed by my search for a ‘real job’. But that doesn’t mean that the soundtrack hasn’t been excellent. Ever since deleting all of the music from my laptop, I have been constantly discovering […]Read more "Diamonds & Daisies"
A couple of weeks ago I announced that I would be putting together a new fanzine featuring all of my old band t-shirts. And whilst I’ve realised that I have actually thrown a bunch of awesome shirts away over the years, I am actually making progress. In fact, I’ve had a lightbulb moment… I was […]Read more "Band T-Shirt: Update"
Take a look at this incredible, interactive music making toy from the Italian design company MusicInk… “MusicInk is a project spawned from the idea of looking into the world of music teaching, creating a new way to understand music and interact with musical instruments.” If you watch the video below you’ll be able to see […]Read more "MusicInk: Making Music With Ink"
Here’s a bloody great big bunch of bangin’ tunes that I have been listening to recently. I think you’ll like a couple of ’em. You can also see what else I have been listening to HERE, HERE and HERE. Enjoy!Read more "One Month: Part Two"