mp3: Young Fathers- Way Down in the Hole

Young Fathers have been building up a lot of well earned hype since their fantastic Tape One.  Their latest track, ‘Way Down in the Hole’, has the trio refining the atmospheric and soulful sound we were familiar with and pushing it even further.  The track begins with sensual singing and evolves into a series of cold, dark verses delivered by …

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mp3: Splashh- Headspins

I wouldn’t expect any other kind of music from a band called Splashh.  Just like fellow aquatic-referencing and consonant-doubling Wavves, Splashh make distorted and sun-saturated garage rock jams.  ‘Headspins’ is their latest breezy tune and it’s packed with enough quality riffs and ‘ooo’ing vocals to win anyone over.  Splashh is another example of the booming lo-fi scene in the UK …

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Video: Last Days of 1984- River’s Edge

There is nothing like some well-written synth-pop to make a hipster’s day.  Last Days of 1984 are making quality synth-pop that is hard to find these days with ‘River’s Edge’ experimenting with noise just as much as it does dance-ability.  Although the video borders a bit on the cheesier side it’s hard not to keep hitting the replay button with …

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