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THE BULLS: ‘Small Problems.’

Los Angeles based THE BULLS, have released a video to compliment the title track of their latest EP. Essentially the band of Anna Bulbrook (The Airborne Toxic Event) and Marc Sallis (The Duke Spirit and more importantly, ex-editor of Artrocker … 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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I’ve never had one before so I’m not sure if this is what you’d call it, but when writing up that little piece last week on THE PLIMPTONS’ final show I think had one of those ‘epiphany’ moments! Seven years … Continue reading

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DELTA MAINLINE: ‘Florentine Regime.’

DELTA MAINLINE are a seven-piece from Edinburgh that weave some brilliant psychedelic textures into their expansive sound. Although they have been around since 2009 and contributed to various compilation albums as well as releasing their own EP (the catchily named … Continue reading

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EMPIRE MACHINES: ‘Proper Ghost Man.’

EMPIRE MACHINES are a four-piece indie band from Austin, Texas. Although originally formed in 2009 by High School buddies Matt Blackwell (vocals, guitar) and Trey McKinley (bass, backing vocals) the present line-up was not completed until last year when Clellan Hyatt … Continue reading

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DECADES: ‘Decades.’

Toronto four-piece DECADES have been around since the tail-end of 2010 and have gradually morphed their sound from out and out punk-laced garage rock into something altogether more expansive. In many ways, especially as can be seen and heard from … Continue reading

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SOLO: ‘Read With Your Eyes Shut’ EP

SOLO is an aspiring, London based musician setting out on his own musical ‘journey.’ (God, I hate that expression … but I can’t think of anything else right now!) Everything has been very low-key so far, with SOLO playing only … Continue reading

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