Monthly Archives: January 2017

3.31 – High Contrast

OK, I wasn’t going to this – but fuck it. Here’s another tune from the T2: Trainspotting soundtrack and it’s fantastic. I watched the movie the other night (alongside half of Edinburgh if the queues were anything to go by) … Continue reading

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3.30 – Trash

A complete random stumble-upon here: atmospheric alt-indie sounds fromChesterfield’s Trash – with their 2014 single Hot Coffee.  Spotify’s New Music Friday and Hot New Bands playlists have been a bit iffy recently, but they’ve given me a great wee find here. … Continue reading

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3.29 – Wild Beasts

Some synth-littered indie sounds today from UK band Wild Beasts, with their awesome tune Alpha Female.  I’ve included a live version, which features Anna Calvi on vocals and is stunning – but check out the original album version on the Spotify … Continue reading

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3.28 – Area 52

A kind of Courtney Love-meets-Sleeper-via-Paramore kind of vibe here from Reading rockers Area 52. If this song Carry On is anything to go by, I can see big things in store for these youngsters. (no video – sorry!)

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3.27 – Spoon

Austin rockers Spoon with their new single Hot Thoughts. It’s fantastic.

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3.26 – Joy Room

Pure unadulterated rock sounds today from London 4-piece Joy Room and their debut single Late At Night.  Part Song 2-era Blur, part Strokes, part White Stripes and part Terrorvision, these guys have a great throwback sound and this tune is a nice … Continue reading

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3.25 – The Van T’s

Short and sweet for today – this is West Scotland band the Van T’s with their swaggery mix of surf-pop and rock sounds. The song is called Fun Garcon and it’s great. Lots of attitude, reverb and trashy guitars. Lovely stuff. (You’re … Continue reading

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