Thursday, 24 July 2014

***New Tracks***(The Rentals, The Raveonettes, Martin Carr, Tyburn Saints, 2:54, Dub Thompson, Seahawks)

***Tonights edition of PostModern feature... 

Re-formed alternative rock/power pop outfit The Rentals, fronted by Matt Sharp, former bass player for Weezer with the new single '1000 Seasons' from the new 3rd album 'Lost In Alphaville' out august 26th via Polyvinyl Records.

'Killer In The Streets' from Copenhagen indie rock band The Raveonettes new 7th album 'Pe'ahi', released july 21th via Beat Dies Record

'The Santa Fe Skyway,' the new single by Martin Carr,ex singer from 90s indie band The Boo Radleys, taken from his new album 'The Breaks', out september 26th via Tapete Records.

'With The Night In Our Eyes', the title track to Brookyln based surfrock/postpunk band Tyburn Saints' new EP, released July 15th on Balacava Records.

London-based sisters duo 2:54 with 'Orion', the first single from the as-yet-untitled new 2nd album coming later this year via Bella Union Records.

Califormia dub/psychedelic pop duo Dub Thompson with the video for 'No Time' from the debut album '9 Songs', released June 10th on Dead Oceans Records.

Psychedelic/dub/chillout duo Seahawks with 'Look At The Sun' featuring Tim Burgess from The Charlatans on vocals. The song is taken from Seahawks new album 'Paradise Freaks, released may 5th on their own Ocean Moon Label***  

The Rentals [USA/Los Angeles] - 1000 Seasons (2014)
Lost In Alphaville

The Raveonettes [Denmark/Copenhagen] - Killer in the street (2014)   

Martin Carr (ex-The Boo Radleys) [England/London] - The Santa Fe Skyway (2014) 
The Breaks

Tyburn Saints [USA/Brooklyn] - With The Night In Our Eyes (2014)
With The Night In Our Eyes EP

2:54 [England/London] - Orion (2014)

Dub Thompson [USA/California] - No Time (2014) 
9 Songs

Seahawks ft. Tim Burgess (The Charlatans) - [England/London] - Look at the sun (2014)
Paradise Freaks

Friday, 18 July 2014

***New Tracks*** (The Fresh & Onlys, The Death Of Pop, Dumb, Bird, Hundreds, Laetitia Sadier, Vaniish, Trümmer, Star Horse, Bleak House, Seasurfer, Tricky, Mikill Pane)

***Friday nights PostModern feature new music from the likes of... 

San Francisco garage-psych rocker The Fresh & Onlys with the video for 'Animal of One' from their fifth full-length 'House of Spirits', out June 10th via Mexican Summer

London janglegaze/psych pop quintet The Death Of Pop and the new song 'Mirage' from their new 'Fifths EP' to be released on Art Is Hard july 28th.

Following their double a-side single 'Super Sonic Love Toy / Two Bottles' from february, Birmingham indierock band Dumb are back with a new single - 'Still I'm Stuck' come from their debut ep 'Chew Me Up, Spit Me Out' set for release August 18th via Tip Top Recordings/One Beat Records.

Liverpool based eatheral pop three-piece Bird with 'I am the mountain' from the debut album 'My Fear And Me' released on 26th May on Baltic Records.

Berlin electronic-/folkpop brother/sister duo Hundreds with the video for 'Our Past' taken from the second album 'Aftermath' -  released in march this year via Sinnbus

Former Stereolab singer Laetitia Sadier with her new single 'Then, I Will Love You Again' from 'Something Shines' , Sadier's third solo record, the follow up to 'Silenco' from 2012.

San Francisco 4-piece Vaniish, formerly known as Veil Veil Vanish and their track 'Merge' which is taken from the debut album 'Memory Work' released june 10th on Metropolis Records.

German postpunk trio Trümmer with their video for 'Wo ist die Euphorie' taken from the debut album 'Trümmer' - out august 22th via Staatsakt.

'Don`t get closer' by dreampop Stockholm four piece Star Horse from the their new double A side single Don't Get Closer // 100 Eyes, released june 16th.

Shoegaze/dreampop/psych band Bleak House from West Sussex/Surrey with the debut track 'Suki Flood'

'We Run' by german shoegaze/wave three-piece Seasurfer. Their debut album was released on june 13th via Saint Marie Records

Triphop legend Tricky returns with a new album.'Adrian Thaws' is his 11th album and will be out September 8th. 'Nicotine Love' is the first single from it featuring once again Francesca Belmonte from New York indierock band The Ropes.

and finally
Hackney-based rapper-with-an-indie-heart Mikill Pane with the video for 'Full Clip', the first release off of his new 'The Godfather' EP, released july 14th via Mercury Records.***

The Fresh & Onlys [USA/San Francisco] - Animal of One (2014)
House Of Spirits

The Death Of Pop [England/London] - Mirage (2014)
Fifths EP

 photo 10003894_682495178479285_1912737385_n_zps84b426e4.jpg Dumb [England/Birmingham] - Still I´m Stuck (2014)
Chew Me Up, Spit Me Out EP

Bird [England/Liverpool] - I Am The Mountain (2014)
My Fear And Me

Hundreds [Germany/Berlin] - Our Past (2014)

Laetitia Sadier [England/London] - Then, I Will Love You Again (2014)
Something Shines

Vaniish [USA/San Francisco] - Merge (2014)
Memory Work

Trümmer [Germany/Hamburg] - Wo ist die Euphorie (2014)  


Star Horse [Sweden/Stockholm] - Don´t get closer (2014)

Bleak House [England/West Sussex] - Suki Flood (2014)

 Seasurfer [Germany/Berlin] - We Run (2014)
Dive In

Tricky [England/Bristol] *feat.Francesca Belmonte - Nicotine Love (2014)

Adrian Thaws

Mikill Pane [England/London] - Full Clip (2014)
The Godfather EP 

Friday, 11 July 2014

***New Tracks*** (Childhood, Interpol, Be Quiet, Pinkshinyultrablast, Whirr, The Courteeners, Buffalo Sunn, Lamb, Young Magic, Zoot Woman, The D.O.T, Marika Hackmann)

***Tonights Edition of Postmodern feature new music from

Nottingham indie darlings Childhood and the latest single 'As I Am' from their debut LP 'Lacuna' - out on August 11 via House Anxiety/Marathon.

'All the Rage Back Home', the lead track and new video from Interpols new 5th album 'El Pintor' - out September 8th. 

Paris Wave/Shoegaze quartet Be Quiet with the new single/video for 'Gotham' from their 'Affliction' EP, released in january this year

Shoegaze band Pinkshinyultrablast from Saint Petersburg and the new single 'Umi' from the forthcoming debut full length, expected later this year.
Shoegaze/Post-rock outfit Whirr, the project from Nothing bassist Nick Bassett with 'Mumble', the first single from Whirr's second album 'Sway, out on September 23rd through Graveface Records.

Manchester indie-/britrock band The Courteeners will release their 4th album 'Concrete Love' on august 18th., 'Summer' is the first taster...

'By Your Side', the new single/video by Dublin based indie-/britpop six-piece Buffalo Sunn, released on 6th June via Reekus Records.

Trip-hop icons Lamb with the title track from their forthcoming new sixth studio album, called 'Backspace Unwind', out in october.

'Fall In', the first single by electronic music duo Young Magic from Brooklyn taken from their new 2nd album 'Breathing Statues'

Reading electro-pop trio Zoot Woman are back with a new single. 'Don't Tear Yourself Apart' come from their new fourth album 'Star Climbing', out august 29th via Wall Of Sound  

Former The Streets man Mike Skinner and ex- The Music singer Rob Harvey's new project The D.O.T with their lastest single/video 'In the Mirror You Can Only Kiss Your Mouth'.

and finally
Female singer-songwriter Marika Hackmann from London with a new live video. 'Wolf' is taken from her Sugar Blind EP released in december last year through Dirty Hit Records.***

Childhood [England/Notthingham] - As I Am (2014)

Interpol [USA/New York] - All The Rage Back Home (2014)
El Pintor

Be Quiet [France/Paris] - Gotham (2014)
Affliction EP 

Pinkshinyultrablast [USA/Saint Petersburg] - Umi (2014) 

Whirr [USA/San Francisco] - Mumble (2014)

 The Courteeners [England/Manchester] - Summer (2014)
Concrete Love

Buffalo Sunn [Irland/Dublin] - By Your Side (2014)


Lamb [England/Manchester] - Backspace and Unwind (2014) 
Backspace and Unwind 

Young Magic [USA/New York] - Fall In (2014)
Breathing Statues

Zoot Woman [England/Reading] - Don't Tear Yourself Apart (2014) 
Star Climbing

The D.O.T [England/London] - In The Mirror You Can Only Kiss Your Mouth (2014)

Marika Hackmann [England/London] - Wolf *Live at Toe Rag Studios*
Sugar Blind EP

Thursday, 3 July 2014

***PostModern Albums 2014***

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***Here are the twelve albums that have moved most during the first half of the current year.
The listing is in no particular order.

Click on the album cover to watch a video/listen to a song or listen to the albums in full via the spotify player below***

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I Break Horses - Chiaroscuro (Bella Union)

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September Girls - Cursing The Sea (Fortuna Pop!)

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Cheatahs - Cheatahs (Wichita Recordings)

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Temples - Sun Structures (Heavenly)

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Nothing - Guilty of Everything (Relapse Records)

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The Twang - N E O N T W A N G (B-Unique Records)

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Fear Of Men - Loom (Kanine Records)

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Paul Thomas Saunders - Beautiful Desolation (Atlantic Records)

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Eastern Hollows - Eastern Hollows (Club AC30)

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Kasabian - 48:13 (Columbia)

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Monument Valley - Walking On Skin (MV)

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Beverly - Careers (Kanine Records)