Records I Like

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Hard Left – Economy

Another slab of punk and mod infused tunes this time complete with homage to a revolutionary German writer, poetry from the east end, gentrification angst and DH Lawrence quotes. Why … Continue reading

April 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Your Friends Polymers – Snow

I heard Your Friends Polymers, or to give them their correct Russian name Твои друзья полимеры, for the first time via The Pop Underground Volume One compilation that is due … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Newsletters – Please You

Please You by Melbourne’s The Newsletters is a well crafted 1960’s influenced pop song that has it’s heart and soul in all the right places. Lovely stuff for a lazy … Continue reading

March 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Red Sleeping Beauty – Mi Amor

Mi Amor is the second single since their comeback by Swedish indiepop legends Red Sleeping Beauty. It’s a fine piece of synthpop sung in both English and Spanish. An album, … Continue reading

March 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Trudy – Rocket Heart

Rocket Heart, the new single from The Trudy, is taken from their forthcoming album Always Never Beautiful Forever which is due for a release next month. The band have been … Continue reading

March 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pale Spectres – Your Boyfriend’s Girlfriend

Excellent indiepop from Paris that harks back to times gone by especially on the guitars that have a bit of the “Emma’s House” about them. It’s very catchy and infectious, … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Slowcoaches – Ex Head

Excellent punk/garage pop that reminds me of a certain band that once graced Lazy Records even down to the way they switch vocals on the A and flip sides. I … Continue reading

March 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Hate Week – Blunt Claws

Blunt Claws by Hate Week is taken from their forthcoming 7″ release on wiaiwya. They feature previous members of bands such as The Faintest Ideas, The Javelins, Girlfriendo as well … Continue reading

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Safe Places – Reunion

Whilst not as accessible as the brilliant Wild Ride the latest track from Austin’s Safe Places still stands heads and shoulders above other tracks I have heard in the shoegaze … Continue reading

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fever Dream – Fragile #2

Fragile #2 is a reworking of the track that originally appeared on the flip side of last years Nightcrawling single. I actually prefer it given it sounds somewhat raw and … Continue reading

February 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

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