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Category Archives: Post Punk

Ending 2017 #1

As we hurtle to the end of 2017 I am trying to collate a number of releases over the next few posts. Sky Faction – Sky Faction Sky Faction have … Continue reading

December 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Crime of Passing – Dancing Prick EP

Three slabs of atmospheric post punk from this new band from Cincinnati. Like the cover art these tracks could have easily come from 1978-1981 and contains echoes of the likes … Continue reading

December 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Compilation Week – Paranoia Musique Vol. 2

Paranoia Musique Vol. 2 is the second volume (guess what the first was called?) wrapping up the darker side of post-punk to be released this year by the label of … Continue reading

December 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Compilation Week – I Won’t Have To Think About You: Compiled by Bayu and Moopie

I have no idea who Bayu and Moopie are but I doth my cap to them as they have compiled a rather delicious album showcasing long lost Australian indie-pop tracks … Continue reading

November 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Compilation Week – Russian Tour 2

This compilation, compiled by Belka Records who are based in Moscow and Paris, features Russian speaking bands from Russia and The Ukraine. Skip pass the dreadful first track and persevere. … Continue reading

November 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Tragic Presentations – Coldwave, Darkwave, Post-Punk, Goth-Rock and Minimal Synth Vol 6

I was hoping for a miserable wet Sunday which would have been my cue for presenting this, the sixth installment of gloomy post-punk. Typically London is bathed in glorious Autumn … Continue reading

November 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Something For The Weekend? Three from Down Under

This weeks pack of three features three artists from Australia. Fragile Animals – Light That Fades EP Melodic alternative/indie rock from Brisbane. Their music is further enhanced by the voice … Continue reading

November 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Port Sulphur – Blow City

The new Port Sulphur digital single features the likes of James Kirk (Orange Juice) and Davy Henderson (The Fire Engines/Win). Indeed the band is the project of Henderson’s fellow Nectarine … Continue reading

November 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

You Can See – Coldwave, Darkwave, Post-Punk, Goth-Rock and Minimal Synth Vol 5

Another mix of post-punk for your listening pleasure. Aside from the obvious Joy Division clones there seems to be quite a bit of innovation in post-punk genres especially under Coldwave … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Closure/Strangeways – Split

Closure’s Journey EP is one of the releases of the year for me. Their post-punk/indie pop hybrid sound shows no sign of abating on their contribution Warehouse. Jangling guitars and … Continue reading

October 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

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