NEW MUSIC: Strange Boy – Corbusier

Strange Boy are a British duo made up of Kieran Brunt and Matt Huxley. They categorise their music as a fusion of electronic soundscapes with folk-tinged song writing. That’s certainly something you can pick up from their latest track Corbusier which uses musical elements old and new to create something very beautiful and different.

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NEW MUSIC: Tishmal – Underneath

Underneath is the debut release from Tishmal, the musical project of Utah based Rachel Brockbank. For a debut track, it’s fair to say Brockbank already has a strong musical and visual presence, painting shades of light and dark with her lyrics and music; as can be seen in the Nick Rush directed video for the single.

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The Weekly Roundup 19.11.17

It’s Winter – at it least up here in the Northern Hemisphere – and thoughts turn to Christmas, a new year, all amidst reflections on the past. But music never stops moving forward, even when taking inspiration from yesteryear, and if didn’t we wouldn’t have another ten new tracks for your listening pleasure.

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NEW MUSIC: Pussy Riot – Police State

Pussy Riot are many things: political activists, feminists and artists to name but three. But the central core of what they do is the music they produce, which encapsulates all those facets of the band. And the music is without exception catchy, sometimes challenging and sometimes provocative as you can see on the somewhat disturbing video for Police State!

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NEW MUSIC: Safe Talk – Mimic

It’s not so long ago that we featured the prolific David Harks in his solo guise, this time he’s back with his band Safetalk and their new track Mimic. I think the track has a slightly darker ambiance to it that previous releases, what do you think?

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NEW MUSIC: Icarus – Machine Heart

The Swedish electro artist Icarus has teamed up with songwriter Tove Quick on his latest single Machine Heart. It’s a dark, synthwave-inspired track with banks of crystal clear synths and pounding rhythms melting under the fierce diva glow of Quick’s vocals. The end result Is a track than manages to be both edgy and catchy, as you can see in the cool glitchy video below!

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Introducing: Conflux Coldwell

Michael Coldwell is the man behind Conflux Coldwell aka CC. Part of a number of solo and group  projects including the Urban Exploration collective based in Leeds, CC is primarily an outlet for his more experimental sounds. We spoke to him about his work and explored the genesis behind his new album AM –  a eulogy to shortwave radio.

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