Records I Like

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From Russia With Love

Three Russian bands for your enjoyment today including two who I have mentioned before. First up is Moscow’s Commis Voyageur whose new digital single Youth is about being young. Yeah … Continue reading

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Sticks – No Sustain E​.​P

Excellent EP from Brighton post-punkers The Sticks which glances in the direction of The Fire Engines, the Swell Maps and 1960’s garage. The title track does it for me sounding … Continue reading

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Bruising – I Don’t Mind

There have been a couple of great singles on the Beech Coma label already this year (Holy Now & Posture) and as 2016 enters its last month and a half … Continue reading

November 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Linda Guilala – Accidente

Accidente is one of the highlights from this year’s Psiconáutica long player and is packed to the rafters with fuzzy guitars and fuzzier synths. Despite being stricken with man flu … Continue reading

November 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

E’spaniel – Just Another Day/Knots

Two fab slices of jangle pop just like they used to make in the olden days. With that description you should be able to tell both these tracks have a … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Colour Of Spring – Snow

Colour of Spring deliver another slab of that epic shoegazing sound that they have been perfecting for a year or two now on new single Snow . It sounds like … Continue reading

November 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Sensibles – Ice Cream man

More punk pop/new wave inspired tracks from Milan’s The Sensibles. The a-side is an enjoyable full on guitar-based power pop romp whilst the flip is more laid back but just … Continue reading

November 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Haywains – Girl In The Holly Court Diner EP

Well it’s here. The first release on Whoops Records!, the label myself and Gary (ex Dufflecoat Records) have set up kicks off in style with a 7″ EP from punk-pop … Continue reading

November 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mighty Mighty – Misheard Love Songs EP

Mighty Mighty, one of the C86 originals, return with a new EP that points in the direction of a new album due for release next year. The Misheard Love Songs … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Aggi – The Pains of Being Stupid at Heart

Indonesian indiepoppers Aggi deliver two slices of C86 tinged pop on their farewell release that will find favour with fans of Subway, Sarah and beyond not discounting a nod towards … Continue reading

October 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

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