Records I Like

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The Jasmine Minks – Ten Thousand Tears

The Jasmine Minks are a band that certainly needs no introduction to people of a certain age. Not only were they the first signing to Creation Records they have also … Continue reading

March 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Three Influenced By Joy Division……

This week’s pack of three encompasses three artists who have given themselves a tag as Joy Division on Bandcamp. Mementut – Into the shadow of God Very Gothic sounding especially … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Certain Smile – Hushed

Hushed is taken from the soon to be released new album from A Certain Smile Fits & Starts which is due for release next month. The track, originally released on … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Distractions – A Few Miles More

The Distractions, who recorded one of the finest singles ever to grace the Factory Records discography, release their third and final album later this month. The gentle but emotional A … Continue reading

March 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Atta Girl -Betty’s Begonia

Betty’s Begonia is the first I have heard from Atta Girl. It’s a great EP where shouty pop, garage, riot grrrl and twee/indiepop collide. The vocals are unique and distinctive … Continue reading

March 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Next Time Passions – Win The Universe

Greek indiepop veterans Next Time Passions release a new and very limited EP next month via Melotron Recordings. Titled Another Wish it features four tracks with only the lead track … Continue reading

March 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Catching Up. Again!

It’s been a busy time at work and as you can tell by the lack of posts I have not had much chance to listen to much new stuff. Preparing … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Darling Buds – Complicated

Complicated is taken from the new EP by The Darling Buds which is also their first recorded output for over twenty five years. Titled Evergreen it features four tracks and … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Three revisited

This week’s threesome covers new releases from bands I have mentioned before. Verbludes – долги Indiepop from Russia. Apparently it’s about being in debt. I think my ears are! The … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Linda Guilala – Abstinencia

Linda Guilala and Elefant Records raid the excellent Psiconáutica album for yet another single in the shape of Abstinencia. However given that the new song Mucho Más Joven completely blows … Continue reading

February 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

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