Thursday, 30 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Dum Dum Girls, Toy, James Atkin, Seabound, Trust)

*Thursday edition of PostModern feature...

Los Angeles indiepop quartet Dum Dum Girls with 'Under these Hands' taken from their new 2nd album 'Too True'

London psychpop band Toy with the latest single/video 'It´s been so long'  from their last year's 'Join The Dots' album

James Atkin from 90s alternative dance/rock band EMF with the video for 'Cascade', a taster from his forthcoming solo album.

Germany electropop duo Seabound and 'A Grown Man', a track from their upcoming fourth album 'Speak in Storms' - out in mid february.

the latest single and new video 'Rescue, Mister' by canadian electropop band TRUST from their forthcoming LP 'Joyland' - out in march.*

Dum Dum Girls [USA/Los Angeles] - Under These Hands (2014)
Too True

Toy [England/London] - It´s been so long (2013)
Join The Dots

James Atkin (EMF) [England/Yorkshire] - Cascade (2014)  

Seabound [Germany/Bielefeld] - A Grown Man (2013)
Speak In Storm

Trust [Canada/Toronto] - Rescue, Mister (2014)

Sunday, 26 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Just Handshakes, No Age, Real Estate, Orange Yellow Red, Boards Of Canada)

*Sunday night`s PostModern feature...

Leeds indiepop band Just Handshakes with the new video for their second single 'Kiwi', taken from the debut album 'Say It'

L.A. lo-fi dreampunk duo No Age with their new video 'I Won't Be Your Generator' from last year's album 'An Object'

The new single 'Talking Backwards' by New Yersey indiepop quintet Real Estate taken from their upcoming third album 'Atlas' - out in march.

Uk dreampop trio Orange Yellow Red with the video for 'We Ran', taken from their debut album 'A Rose Made Of Galaxies' released in november last year.

and finally
Scottish idm/ambient duo Boards of Canada with 'White Cyclosa', a track from their fourth album 'Tomorrow's Harvest' - released on warp records in june last year.*

 Just Handshakes [England/London] - Kiwi (2014)
Say It 

No Age [USA/Seattle] - I Won't Be Your Generator (2013/2014)
An Object

Real Estate [USA/New Yersey] - Talking Backwards (2014)

Orange Yellow Red [England/Chichester] - We Ran (2013)
A Rose Made Of Galaxies

Boards of Canada [Scotland/Edinburgh] - White Cyclosa (2013)
Tomorrow's Harvest

Friday, 24 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (The Notwist, Vaadat Charigim, Keep Shelly In Athens, Maximo Park, IIOIOIOII)

*Friday edition of PostModern feature new music from... 

German indie rock band The Notwist with their new single 'Kong' from 'Close To The Glass', the band’s first album in six years.

Israeli indie/wave trio Vaadat Charigim and the video/single 'Kezef Al Hamayim' taken from their debut album 'The World Is Well Lost' - released in september last year.

Greek electronic-/dreampop duo Keep Shelly In Athens with their newest song 'Old Time Glory', but also the last song with singer Sarah P after the announcement that she had left the band.

British indierock band Maximo Park with the latest video/single 'Leave this island', a unusual melancholic-synth sound from the Newcastle band. The song appear on their upcoming new album 'Too Much Information' 

US-based dark-/synthpop wizard Christopher Gurney aka. IIOIOIOII with 'Rising Sky', a single from his 2nd album 'Sun' - released in november last year*

The Notwist [Germany/Weilheim] - Kong (2014)
Close To The Glass

Vaadat Charigim [Israel/Tel-Aviv] - Kezef Al Hamayim (2013)
The World Is Well Lost

Keep Shelly in Athens [Greece/Athens] - Old Time Glory (2014)

Maximo Park [England/Newcastle] - Leave This Island (2014) 
Too Much Information

IIOIOIOII [USA/Charlotte NC] - Rising Sky (2013)

Tuesday, 21 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (I Break Horses, Be Quiet, Midlake, Surfer Blood, Cymbals)

*Tuesday night's PostModern feature

Swedish Indie/Electronic duo I Break Horses with their single/video 'Faith' from the new 2nd album 'Chiaroscuro' 

French Indie/Wave quartet Be Quiet with the single 'Function' from their new 'Affliction' EP 

Texas Indie/Psych/Prog band Midlake with the new single/video 'Old And The Young' taken from their fourth album 'Antiphon' - released in november last year.

Florida Indie rock band Surfer Blood with their new video for 'Say Yes To Me' from the band's second full-length album 'Pythons' - released in june last year. 

London new wave influenced fourpiece Cymbals with the latest single 'Erosion' taken from their forthcoming LP 'The Age of Fracture'* 

ps. new singles from Damon Albarn & The Twang are also noticed, but bores to much to be mentioned here, sorry guys ;-)


I BREAK HORSES [Sweden/Stockholm] - FAITH (2013/2014)

Be Quiet [France/Paris] - Function (2014)

MIDLAKE [USA/Texas] - Old And The Young (2013/2014) Antiphon

Surfer Blood [USA/Florida] - Say Yes To Me (2013/2014) 

 photo 10900_606961892653543_390426414_n_zpsea95989a.jpg   CYMBALS [England/London] - Erosion (2013/2014) 
The Age of Fracture

Sunday, 19 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Spires, Joanna Gruesome, Austra, The Familiar, Patterns)

*Sunday nights edition of PostModern feature...

'Candy Flip', the debut 7" single from Brooklyn psych pop band Spires .

Welsh noisepop five-piece Joanna Gruesome with the single 'Sugarcrush'  from their debut album 'Weird Sister' - released in september last years

Toronto electropop band Austra with the new video 'Hurt me now', the fourth release from their 'Olympia' album from last year.

Electropop duo The Familiar from Brooklyn with their debut video/single 'Dark Eyes'

Manchester indiepop four piece Patterns with 'Our Ego', a track from their debut album 'Waking Lines'*

Spires [USA/Brooklyn] - Candy Flip (2013)

Joanna Gruesome [Wales/Cardiff] - Sugarcrush (2013)
Weird Sister

Austra [Canada/Toronto] - Hurt Me Now (2013)

THE FAMILIAR [Norway/Tromsø - USA/Brooklyn] - Dark Eyes (2013)

Patterns [England/Manchester] - Our Ego (2014)
Waking Lines

Thursday, 16 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (East India Youth, Alvvays, Half Loon, Pusher, Ejecta)

*Tonight PostModern feature New*Music from...

Indiepop band East India Youth aka' William Doyle with the new single/video 'Dripping Down' taken from the debut album 'Total Strife Forever'

Toronto indiepop quintet Alvvays with their new video/single 'Adult Diversion' from their upcoming debut full-length

London based retro-psych band Half Loon with their latest single/video 'Reverie' 

Barnsley five piece indierock/post-punk band Pusher with their newest video/single 'Cold is just the dark'. They were support act for Exit Calm last year.

'Jeremiah', the debut single from Brooklyn electropop/italo disco project Ejecta *

  East India Youth [England/London] - Dripping Down (2014) 

Alvvays [Canada/Toronto] - Adult Diversion (2013)

Half Loon [England/London] - Reverie (2014)

Pusher [England/Barnsley] - Cold Is Just The Dark (2014)

 photo 1174687_155819897955437_1046083939_n_zps932874c5.jpg Ejecta [USA/Brooklyn] - Jeremiah (The Denier) (2013)

Tuesday, 14 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Embrace, Dios Mio, Golden Glow, Cheatahs, Snowbird)

*Tuesday night's PostModern feature...

Yorkshire 5-piece Britpoppers Embrace with the new single/video 'Refugees'  taken from their seventh album, 'Embrace'  - out at the end of april.

London dream rock four piece Dios Mio with their current single 'Proto'

Indie-/wavepop project Golden Glow from Manchester with the new single/video 'The Scene' taken from the upcoming 'Beauty / Duty' EP

London indie/grunge/noisepop band Cheatahs and their new single 'Get Tight', from the forthcoming self-titled debut album -  out at the end of february.

Snowbird, the new band from Cocteau Twins' Simon Raymonde & Massive Attack/Chemical Brothers singer Stephanie Dosen with the video/single 'Porcelain' from their debut album 'Moon'*

Embrace [England/Yorkshire] - Refugees (2014)

 photo DiosMio_zps891d04e9.jpg Dios Mio [England/London] - Proto (2014)

Golden Glow [England/Manchester] - The Scene (2014)
Beauty / Duty EP

 photo Cheetahs_zpsfeb3152e.jpg Cheatahs [England/London] - Get Tight (2014) 

Snowbird [England/London] - Porcelain (2014) 

Friday, 10 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Reverend & the Makers, Bleeding Rainbow, Lilies On Mars, Nina Persson, Jaani Peuhu)

*Friday Edition of Postmodern feature...

Sheffield indie rock band Reverend And The Makers with their new song 'Your Girl' taken from the fourth album 'Thirty Two', out at the end of february. 

Philadelphia noisepop/shoegaze trio Bleeding Rainbow with their new single 'So you know' from the forthcoming album 'Interrupt', also out at the end of februar and released just a year after their excellent 'Yeah Right' LP
London psychedelic/dream pop duo Lilies On Mars with 'Dream of Bees', the first single from their upcoming album 'Dot to Dot'. 

Nina Persson, frontwoman for 90s pop band The Cardigans with 'Animal Heart',  her new single and title track of her solo-album, out at the end of january.

and finally
Finnish electropop artist Jaani Peuhu (leadsinger of finish rock-electronica band Iconcrash) and his new single 'No Regrets' from the forthcoming as yet untitled solo album.*

 photo reverend_and_the_makers_1348404_zpsc32fa0da.jpg Reverend & the Makers [England/Sheffield] - Your Girl (2014)

 photo 07-atxl1_zps3e64d631.jpg Bleeding Rainbow [USA/Philadelphia] - So You Know (2014)

LILIES ON MARS [England/London] - DREAM OF BEES (2014)
Dot to Dot

Nina Persson (The Cardigans) [Sweden/Stockholm] - Animal Heart (2014)
Animal Heart

Jaani Peuhu [Finland/Helsinki] - No Regrets (2014)

Monday, 6 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Menace Beach, September Girls, Brother Speed, Yuck, Mark Morriss)

*NewMusic Monday, tonight PostModern present...

'Fortune Teller' the new single by Leeds-based indierock band Menace Beach from their forthcoming Lowtalker EP

Dublin-based all-girl noise-pop/garage rock outfit September Girls with 'Heartbeats', the lead single from their full length debut album 'Cursing The Sea'

Sydney indie-/psychrock lads Brother Speed with their latest single/video 'Which Side I´m on'

London indie rock/noisepop band Yuck with their newest single/video 'Lose my Breath' from the 'Glow & Behold' Lp -  released in october last year

singer-songwriter and former frontman Mark Morriss from britpop heroes The Bluetones with the video/single 'This is the lie' taken from his forthcoming album solo album 'A Flash Of Darkness' - out in february.*

 photo 2013MenaceBeach-Press-121213_zps7dfdd96e.jpg Menace Beach [England/Leeds] - Fortune Teller (2014)
Lowtalker EP

September Girls [Irland/Dublin] - Heartbeats (2014)
Cursing The Sea

Brother Speed [Australia/Sydney] - Which Side I'm On (2013)

Yuck [England/London] - Lose My Breath (2013)
Glow & Behold

Mark Morriss (The Bluetones) [England/London] - This Is the Lie (2013)
A Flash Of Darkness

Sunday, 5 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Jaws, Grooms, Ex Cops, Life Model, Be Quiet)

*Sunday edition of Postmodern feature

Birmingham indie darlings Jaws with a pretty coverversion of Foo Fighters 'Everlong'.

'I think we´re alone now' by Brooklyn Indierock band Grooms from 'Infinity Caller', their third album which was released in september last year.

New York five-piece indiepop band Ex Cops and the single/video 'Seperator' from their debut album 'True Hallucinations' - released one year ago.

Glasgow noisepop/shoegaze band Life Model return after last springs debut EP with their forthcoming single 'Come Round'

and finally
French indie/wave quintet Be Quiet with the video for their single 'Infancy' taken from last years 'Primal EP'.*

JAWS [England/Birmingham] - EVERLONG (2013)

Grooms [USA/Brooklyn] - I Think We're Alone Now (2013)
Infinity Caller

Ex Cops [USA/New York] - Separator  (2013)
True Hallucinations

 photo 11581_363585770417988_1051417216_n_zpsa6b77457.jpg Life Model [Scotland/Glasgow] - Come Round (2014)

Be Quiet [France/Bordeaux] - Infancy (2013)

Friday, 3 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Black Swan Lane, Eagulls, Wide Eyed, Childhood, Trümmer)

Friday edition of PostModern feature new music from...

US/UK indie/post-punk band Black Swan Lane with a single from last year, 'Stranger' appear on their fifth studio album 'The Last Time In Your Light' - released in may last year.

Leeds post-punks Eagulls with 'Opaque' from the double A-Side 'Tough Luck/Opaque' 7inch. Their self-titled debut album will be released in march.

Birmingham indie-/psychedelic rock quartett Wide Eyed with their excellent new song 'Wake me up'.

London psych-pop/indie rock four-piece Childhood and their new single/video 'Pinballs' from the as-yet untitled debut album which is out later this year.

German Indie Rock band Trümmer with their track 'In all diesen Nächten'.

Black Swan Lane [USA/Georgia-England/Manchester] - Stranger (2013)
The Last Time In Your Light

 photo 302511_324398040907023_618767368_n_zps6f87834c.jpg EAGULLS [England/London] - OPAQUE (2014)

 photo 307337_430962160316108_812085918_n_zps830a9aff.jpg Wide Eyed [England/Birmingham] - Wake me up (2013)

Childhood [England/London] - Pinballs (2014)

Trümmer [Germany/Hamburg] - In All Diesen Nächten (2013)

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

***New Tracks*** (Orange Yellow Red, Poliça, Fonda, Some Ember, Paper Crows)

*First edition of PostModern in the new year featuring...

Chichester indie/dreampop trio Orange Yellow Red with their current single 'Into your arms' from the debut album 'A Rose Made of Galaxies' - released in november last year.

Minneapolis band Poliça with their new single 'Spilling Lines' from the album 'Shulamith'

Los Angeles indie pop band Fonda with 'She is real' taken from their 4th album 'Sell your memories' from last year february

Experimental synth pop act Some Ember and their single/video 'Flowers Open' taken from last years 'Asleep in the Ice Palace' album

plus London dark electronic duo Paper Crows with the forthcoming single 'Anomaly'*

 photo 262379_10151260729267494_2053368113_n_zps3f93bfe5.jpg Orange Yellow Red [England/Chichester] - Into Your Arms (2013)
A Rose Made of Galaxies

Poliça [USA/ Minneapolis] - Spilling Lines (2013)

Fonda [USA/Los Angeles] - She Is Real (2013)
Sell Your Memories

Some Ember [USA/Oakland] - Flowers Open (2013)
Asleep in the Ice Palace

Paper Crows [England/London] - Anomaly (2014)