Dienstag, 24. April 2018

***new singles/videos***april 24th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***here's a brand new jam-packed edition of postmodern featuring the best indie & alternative singles & video releases from the past two weeks ***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Johnny Marr
*DMA's
*Tennis System
*Soft Science
*Purest
*James
*Jesus Jones
*Ivory Wave
*Real Lies
*ASH
*Breathe Panel
*Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
*The Vryll Society
*Slowlines
*Belly
*Mint Julep
*Landing
*Blush Response
*Monico Blonde
*Tim Burgess
*The Hit Parade
*High Hazels
*GRDNS
*Abay
*Lea Porcelain









smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has aired the video for the new single 'the tracers'. 
the track comes from his third studio album 'call the comet', out june 15 through new voodoo records.

Johnny Marr [England/Manchester] - The Tracers
Call The Comet







'break me' is the fourth release from aussie indierock/neo-britpop lads DMA'S upcoming second album 'for now', set to arrive on april 27 via i oh you.

DMA's [Australia/Sydney] - Break Me
For Now





class new single from los angeles/us indierock/noisepop band Tennis System
'c l e a r e r' comes from their new 'p a i n' ep, released april 21 (record store day) via graveface records.

Tennis System [USA/Los Angeles] - C L E A R E R 
P A I N Ep







following their first double a-side single 'undone' / 'i don’t know why i love you' (house of love cover), california/us indierock/shoegaze band Soft Science have premiered another double a-side...
'sooner' / 'paris' (northern picture library cover version) is set to be released may 4 via test pattern records.

Soft Science [USA/Los Angeles] - Sooner
Sooner/Paris 7inch







sheffield/uk up-and-coming indierock/shoegaze four-piece Purest have dropped another fine new single.
'forever' was released april 13th via 25 hour convenience records.

Purest [England/Sheffield] - Forever







manchester/uk indierock/-pop icons James have revealed another track from their forthcoming 'better than that' ep, which is out on may 18th via Infectious/bmg. 
a new as-yet-untitled album is due out later in the year...

James [England/Manchester] - Busted 
Better Than That Ep







london/uk indierock/electronica five-piece Jesus Jones have released their 6th studio full-length titled 'passages', the first new album in 17 years, on april 20 via absolute label services.
'where are all the dreams gone?' is the second single to be taken from....

Jesus Jones [England/London] - Where Are All the Dreams?
Passages







birmingham/uk indierock/baggy five-piece Ivory Wave have shared the video for their new single 'cool kids', released march 16...

Ivory Wave [England/Birmingham] - Cool Kids







electronic pop three-piece Real Lies are back with a new single...
2/1/2 years after their amazing 'real life' debut album, the band from london/uk will release the follow-up later in the year...

Real Lies [England/London] - The Checks
tba







northern ireland alternative rock band Ash are dropping their seventh album 'islands' on may 18 via infectious music/bmg. 
'annabel' is the second release...

Ash [Irland/Dublin] - Annabel 
Islands







brighton/uk dream-/janglepop four-piece Breathe Panel's self-titled debut album is out july 14th via fatcat records. 
check out the new video for their latest single 'carmine'...

Breathe Panel [England/Brighton] - Carmine 
Breathe Panel







rising melbourne indierock  quintet Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever's debut album 'hope downs' is set for a june 15 release via sub pop records.
here's the video for their new single 'talking straight'...

Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever [Australia/Melbourne] - Talking Straight 
Hope Downs







liverpool/uk indierock/psychedelia five-piece The Vryll Society are set to release their debut album in september this year... 
'andrei rublev' is the new single...

The Vryll Society [England/Liverpool] - Andrei Rublev
tba







london indierock band Slowlines (formely known as Slowlights) have released their second ep 'this feels like the end' april 13th through awal. 
here's the title track... 

Slowlines [England/London] - This Feels Like The End 
This Feels Like The End Ep







us alternative rock icons Belly's first full length in 23 years - 'dove' is out may 4 via their own belly touring.
'starryeyed' will appear as a bonus track on the new album and also on their coloured vinyl 10" 'feels' ep which is out for record store day, april 21...

Belly [USA/Rhode Island] - Starryeyed 
Feels Ep







nice new as-of-yet unreleased tune from portland/us based husband-and-wife electro-/dreampop duo Mint Julep...

Mint Julep [USA/Portland] - Connectivity





connecticut/us shoegaze/ambient/psychedelia outfit Landing have shared the video for their new single 'secret'.
the track is taken from the new full-length 'bells in new towns', out may 4th on el paraiso records.

Landing [USA/Connecticut] - Secret 
Bells In New Towns






aussie noisepop/shoegaze band Blush Response have revealed the video for their latest single 'still Life'. 
the song is taken from the debut album 'hearts grow dull, released april 4...

Blush Response [Australia/Melbourne] - Still Life
Hearts Grow Dull








nice britpop influenced single from cardiff/wales indierock/-pop outfit Monico Blonde, released april 18....

Monico Blonde [Wales/Cardiff] - When Girls Cry







charlatans mastermind Tim Burgess has released his solo full length 'as i was now' on record store day via o genesis... 
the immense 'clutching insignificance' is the latest preview from the album...

 Tim Burgess [England/Manchester] - Clutching Insignificance
As I Was Now







another records store release via jsh records (april 21)...london ex sarah records outfit The Hit Parade have unleashed the video for their 7inch single'happy world'

The Hit Parade [England/London] - Happy World







'all your best inventions' is the latest tune from sheffield/uk indierock/neo-britpop darlings High Hazels
the band is currently working on their second album and this pre-released piano demo version is a little taste for their fine songwriting...

High Hazels [England/Sheffield] - All Your Best Inventions (Piano Demo)
tba







bradford/uk indierock/psych-pop outfit GRDNS have their debut ep coming up later this year via dance to the radio... 
'juniper' is the latest release...

GRDNS [England/Bradford] - Juniper
EP tba







new single from german indierock/post-pop outfit ABAY
their new full-length 'love&distortion' is set to drop june 1st via lovers + friends records.

ABAY [Germany/Berlin] - Plastic 
Love & Distortion







berlin/german post-punk/shoegaze duo Lea Porcelain, who released their debut album 'hymns to to the night' in june last year, announced a brand new self-titled ep which contains the psychedelic 'can i really decide'...

Lea Porcelain [Germany/Berlin] - Can I Really Decide
EP