Sleep ∞ Over – Romantic Streams

A few music blogs described this best as ‘trag- jam’ (tragic jam?); a lot of heavy riffs reminiscent of Cocteau Twins, bar Elizabeth Fraser’s vocals, but just as riveting. [audio:|titles=07 Romantic Streams] Sleep ∞ Over –  Romantic Streams

Neon Indian – Fallout & Heart Previews

Haven’t been this excited about an album release in a while 🙂 I hope the richness of the latest preview of “Fallout” from Neon Indian’s upcoming September album Era Extraña speaks for the entire album when it comes out in September. Would it be wrong of me to say it sounds like it has a “myContinue reading “Neon Indian – Fallout & Heart Previews”

Underworld – Moon In Water

Not many of the great 90s electronic acts have made it through in one piece into the new millenium, but Underworld is definitely an exception. Some stuff from their most recent album Barking popped up randomly on my playlist and I was just reminded that I have the CD + DVD set when it firstContinue reading “Underworld – Moon In Water”

Bear in Heaven – Lovesick Teenagers

This is misleading for two reasons. There is no bear, and there really isn’t a heaven. But there are lovesick teenagers, they are from Brooklyn and sound sad ( in a good way). Bear in Heaven – Lovesick Teenagers [audio:|titles=Bear in Heaven – Lovesick Teenagers] Myspace

Digitalism – Blitz

Brilliant first-release track from Digitalism’s latest EP which first surfaced around mid October. No Pogo, but this track almost got me mistaking them for Daft Punk and their heavy electric guitar synth thing. Currently have it on heavy rotation at work and bobbing my head away through it all. Won’t be surprised if this startedContinue reading “Digitalism – Blitz”

LCD Soundsystem – I can change

So James Murphy, aka LCD Soundsystem, said that he will be stopping at their current album ‘Sound of Silver’. They were showing a lot of promise; pulling the plug a bit too early? Something old, and something new. Someone Great [audio: I Can Change [audio: