Wichita’s Crusoe – a trio of wildly gifted and completed musicians – has been quiet since their 2015 launch of Captivate. Last Friday, they graced the world with their “relentlessly optimistic,” superbly produced & carried out new EP A Cure for Gravity. The 7-song effort is jam-packed with indie-pop goodness, strolling the skinny style traces […]

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Former members of Lush, Modern English and Elastica have joined forces to create Piroshka, named after the Hungarian tackle Little Red Riding Hood. First single “Everlastingly Yours” has simply been shared and sounds dreamily contemporary and nostalgic. The quartet shaped within the wake of the ultimate present on Lush’s 2015 farewell tour with Mick Conroy […]

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Last week noticed the discharge of Love is the Key to the City, a mini album from Jockstrap that gives a kind of uncommon snapshots of realism, spawning six vignettes that supply a sneaky glimpse behind the curtains.  What lurks there may be intriguing but additionally painfully acquainted… The band is led by 20 12 […]

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It’s October and we’re totally immersed into lengthy autumnal nights and what higher method to improve the chilliness environment with a combination from ambient tripster Rykard. Pulling collectively a combination excellent for chilly evenings, Rykard has created a sixty minute journey into the netherworld of shadowy beats and spectral synths solely for the Jupiter Room […]

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As the air will get cooler and the nights get darker chances are you’ll be hoping for one thing scrumptious and surprising to maintain the ears heat.  And “Black Sea”, the brand new launch from French trio Tiger Lion is simply the graceful, oddly seductive tonic to fulfill these urges. Drifting into dreampop territory via the […]

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On the event of the two-day Los Angeles competition FROM GERMANY TO LA taking place this weekend, Berlin-based American DJ-producer Sky Deep (Reveller Records) releases her monitor In This with two unique remixed variations. Sky created the composition outdoors of her typical type, Detroit-Berlin DJ-producer Alan Oldham (BPitch Control) contributed with a techno dance-floor iteration […]

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“Hi everybody. It’s Raja!” Following a montage of video clips of the opening of her YouTube present Fashion Ruview, the statuesque queen herself entered the room singing the title track from her good good friend, Adam Lambert’s, debut album For Your Entertainment. And entertain she did. On this second night time of her residency on the […]

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As summer season slowly melts into the background and the leaves flip golden and fall from the timber we focus our consideration as soon as extra to The Jupiter Room and one other unique visitor combine. This month, rising from the rippling heat-haze like a spectral mirage is Phono Ghosts, a synthwave and future funk […]

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1978 – seemingly a 12 months of limitless creativity and risk with so many cool bands releasing albums.  If we think about there have been nonetheless music snobs again then who have been tribal and protecting over their very own private favourites, then it’s probably that regardless of these attitudes, most would have agreed that […]

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Three nice tunes to ease you into autumn this week as we characteristic some slab-heavy doom metallic from Los Angeles, ethereal electronics from Wisconsin and neo-folk from Boston. Los Angeles’ indie psych-rockers Tombstones In Their Eyes have simply launched their new Nothing Here EP and it’s a group of sonorous and hazy stoner lullabies that descend into post-rock soundscapes all wrapped up in […]

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Yesterday we featured Bristol trio Soeur and their 90s alternative-influenced sound.  There have to be one thing within the water as Hannah’s Little Sister have emerged with the same vibe, wildly channelling the likes of Sonic Youth, The Breeders and The Pixies on their debut launch “20”. It’s a chaotic but business introduction to the […]

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Bristol trio Soeur show their abrasive side in “Fight”, a short, sharp slap to the senses.  This, their second release and title track from their forthcoming EP, takes in the best elements of 90s alternative music from that pre-Britpop age. It builds and teases, threatening to explode, and despite the menacing guitars, it is the […]

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Raja, the winner of Season 3 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, has just finished her run in Provincetown, Massachusetts perfecting her new live show, Masque.  She took time out to discuss the creation of this show which she will be bringing to NYC on September 14th and 15th at the Laurie Beechman Theatre  She is determined […]

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Valerie Renay (half of Noblesse Oblige) is releasing her first solo album on September 7, co-produced by Alexander Paulick-Thiel (Kreidler). One of our favorite Berlin-based French Caribbean performers, painters, and electronic pop chanteuse, Valerie Renay, brings us Your Own Shadow. After initial help from producer Moses Schneider and Einstürzende Neubauten’s engineer Boris Wilsdorf, Valerie was […]

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Brooklyn-based midnight newbie Unknown Caller – the moniker for producer & songwriter Alex Lichtenstein – has delivered an impressive debut effort in the form of the single “Sayonara.” The track is a dreamy, extremely chill-yet-danceable banger. It’s the kind of song that makes you want to head out for the night with no intention of […]

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Norwegian music often reflects its landscape – calm, often beautiful vistas in sound.  Delightfully, Pom Poko defy expectations on their first release since signing with Bella Union, “Follow the lights” is a chaotic triumph shattering any stereotypes or preconceptions. Swampy guitars scratch and grind while Ragnhild’s vocals have a slightly psychotic blend of sweetness and menace, […]

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It’s been a while since Parade of Lights came upon this writer’s playlist despite continuously putting out great music.  Their new single “Let’s Be Friends” is a nice place to reestablish that relationship. It’s also a great break-up song as Parade of Lights is no longer a member of the Capitol Records’ roster. Although the […]

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Bemp, a three-piece from Liverpool are a band that don’t take themselves too seriously, something that is sadly lacking in much of today’s music. However don’t let that happy-go-lucky, joie de vivre fool you, they are deadly serious about the music they produce, often honing their creations with a meticulousness that belies their apparent laid-back […]

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Bryan and Kendra met on Myspace in 2006, and released a few singles before meeting IRL in 2008. Their sound fit in the witch house box of the moment with influences from EBM, ambient, noise, dream pop, and a certain eerie aesthetics. They gained momentum as White Ring in 2010 with the release of Black […]

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You know that thing you didn’t realize how much you missed until it comes around again? Recently that thing has been great dance music. One band that could always get people up and moving was Scissor Sisters. But they left the stages in 2012. Thankfully frontman Jake Shears still had a lot of music running […]

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HOT QUESTIONS FOR THE UNIVERSE 1. will anyone look at me the same way my dog does? 2. am i wandering through life without a clue? 3. why wait for the apocalypse when i can create my own? 4. do ghosts get lonely? 5. seriously. does this train stop on the east side? 6. how […]

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On first glance the Bodies of Colour exhibition at The Whitworth, Manchester may simply seem to be a collection of kitsch wallpaper.  The offshoots of designs featuring the likes of Mickey Mouse, The Flintstones, Sindy and the Spice Girls certainly create a nostalgia fix and memories of those childhood fads that adorned your own bedroom […]

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And I hear the sounds of silence. That which is not silent at all. The rustle of the trees, dry and crisp in true Summer. The birds and creatures making little noises. But no hum. No damnable city-like hum. Only the sound of the truth. I’ve been driving for a little under five hours and […]

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I care for drama. It gives me great comfort to realize why drama exists and how it is distinguished from reality and its importance in contrast to peace. Most people I have ever known link drama with fear. I did once, too, most likely because I was raised as a Roman Catholic. The Roman Catholic […]

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When she’s not composing for contemporary dance and theater productions, short films and performances, Başak Günak, also known as Ah! Kosmos, makes her own music. As a solo performer or accompanied by a guitarist, she has performed at several festivals in Europe and Japan and supported acts such as Sigur Rós and Jonny Greenwood’s Junun Project. Her first release, Bastards, introduced the […]

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We’re delighted to be able to premier “Downside Up”, the latest teaser from Go March’s forthcoming album. While it may be half the length of previous release, “Chop Chop” it is no less hypnotic with their customary mesmeric grooves taking you on a more laid back journey this time. The video complements the Antwerp trio’s […]

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Seattle’s Spirit Award are gearing up for the release of their new album Muted Crowd, the follow-up to 2017’s Neverending. In advance of the album, the band has released their new official video for the single “Supreme Truth” – a weird, creepy depiction of cult-culture, very reminiscent of the recent Netflix documentary Wild, Wild Country. […]

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