Monthly Archives: February 2015

Day 181 – Sons of Bill

Some Americana folk rock today from Virginia band Sons of Bill – with their gorgeous song Big Unknown.  Taken from the 2014 album Love and Logic, this is a lovely tune full of big guitars, big harmonies, and road stop diner … Continue reading

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Day 180 – Machines In Heaven

We’re almost at the 6-month milestone (holy crap, I can’t believe I’ve been doing this for that long already!), so I thought I’d bring things full circle and back onto these shores. So this is Glaswegian electro-indie pop and beats … Continue reading

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Day 179 – Aurora

OK, so I have a confession to make – I missed a post yesterday. Well I had an idea ready for a post but then I didn’t get round to uploading it before I left work. And then I went … Continue reading

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Day 178 – Bang Gang

Some Icelandic pop rock today, from Reykjavik’s Bang Gang. This is their most recent single Out of Horizon and it’s a great tune. Late 80s synth, New Order-esque bass and some scuzzy Roxette-meets-Milo-Greene vocals all combine in a big, swelling … Continue reading

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Day 177 – Escondido

Some fuzzy soft rock, Americana/alt country sounds today from Nashville-based band Escondido. This is Cold October taken from their 2013 album The Ghost of Escondido and it’s lovely. It’s got a lovely roadhouse vibe, with lots of trippy, slightly distorted guitars dancing … Continue reading

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Day 176 – Ryley Walker

I know I said last week that  was going to reinstall the more raucous, rockier tunes as a Monday motivator, but that’s unfortunately going to have to wait for a while. Why? Well, I wanted to go the complete other … Continue reading

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Day 175 – Your Headlights Are On

Another slightly unusual addition to the mix today – this is Norwegian jazz-pop collective Your Headlights Are On with the song We Real Cool, We, taken from their 2011 eponymous debut album. Why introduce it today? Well I’m not entirely sure. … Continue reading

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