Category Archives: INDIE Albums

It’s not all eye-liner and straight-leg jeans, you know!

CORIDOR: ‘Song For Simeonidis EP’

Since quietly announcing a partial restart of LOUD HORIZON at the weekend, I’ve been keen to hear what I’ve been missing these past few years. I was excited at the prospect of listening to some new, inventive, upbeat and boisterous … Continue reading

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We say ‘Hi! – YOU SAY PARTY return with new album.

Just a few brief words for my good friends from Vancouver, YOU SAY PARTY.  Recent years have seen the four remaining members (Becky Ninkovic, Stephen O’Shea, Krista Loewen and Derek Adam) experience the poles of emotion. In 2010, drummer Devon Clifford … Continue reading

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THE BELLE GAME: ‘River.’

Vancouver dark-pop exponents (if you really must pigeon-hole them) THE BELLE GAME are just about to head out on a European tour, which unfortunately takes in only one UK date … in London of course, at St Pancras Church on … Continue reading

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Introducing …. MALIK AND PETTITE.

I like surprises, me. When I initially scanned over the information for Coventry duo, MALIK AND PETTITE and then watched the opening images from the video for ‘No More Love,’ I hate to say it, but for some reason I … Continue reading

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ESMERINE: UK tour …. well, England.

Canadian band ESMERINE were formed in Montreal around ten years ago by percussionist Bruce Cawdron (Godspeed You! Black Emperor) and cellist Beckie Foon (Set Fire To Flames) Essentially a two-piece that employed the talents of various guest musicians in their … Continue reading

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SUPER ADVENTURE CLUB: ‘Straight From The Dick.’

Blimey! Can it really be three years since Glasgow’s SUPER ADVENTURE CLUB released their second album, ‘Avoid Zombies‘ ? About time for their third then, right? Well, here’s the good news: the third album IS set for release (2nd December … Continue reading

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CRYBABY SPECIAL: ‘No Excuses.’

Coming from the current musical hotbed that is the Medway area of South East England, it was perhaps inevitable that CRYBABY SPECIAL should spurn the advances of more, perhaps ‘established’ labels and record their debut album with the excellent ‘local’ … Continue reading

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