Mittwoch, 6. Juni 2018

***new singles/videos***june 6th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***here's a brand new postmodern edition featuring the latest indie and alternative singles & video releases... ***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Luke Haines (ex-The Auteurs/Black Box Recorder)
*Para Alta
*Wild Nothing
*Johnny Marr
*Tim Burgess (The Charlatans)
*The Emerald Down
*Everything by Electricity
*Stella Diana
*Agent Blå
*Tracyanne & Danny (Camera Obscura)
*The Goon Sax
*Underworld & Iggy Pop

new single from britpop vets Suede
'the invisibles' is the first single from their eighth studio album 'the blue hour', due out september 21 via rhino.

Suede [England/London] -The Invisibles 
The Blue Hour

ex - The Auteurs / Black Box Recorder mastermind Luke Haines' new album 'i sometimes dream of glue' was released may 11 via cherry red records. 
check the video for his latest single 'everybody's coming together for the summer'...

Luke Haines [England/London] - Everybody's Coming Together For The Summer
I Sometimes Dream Of Glue

90s newcastle/uk alternative pop outfit Dubstar around sarah blackwood seems to be reformed! 
on june 1st, they dropped 'waltz No.9', a brand new song, their first new material in 18 years digitally via northern writes.
a new album is scheduled to be released later in the year...

Dubstar [England/Newcastle] - Waltz No.9

london-via-hartlepool indie-/britrock five-piece Para Alta have aired the video for their excellent new single 'dusk', released may 23 via big indie.

Para Alta [England/Hartlepool] - Dusk

dublin/irish indierock/shoegaze band Galants have shared the video for their cracking new single 'in vain', released via zen ten records on june 1st. 
the forthcoming second ep 'follow’ is out in autumn this year...

Galants [Irland/Dublin] - In Vain 
Follow Ep

Wild Nothing, the indie-/dreampop project of los angeles-based jack tatum has announced the fourth studio album ‘indigo’, due for release august 31 via captured tracks. 
'letting go' is the beautiful first single...

Wild Nothing [USA/Los Angeles] - Letting Go 

90s madchester band Intastella have premiered the video for 'lemons', the fine opening track from last years' 'the rise and fall of a northern dubstar' album. 
it was released september 22, 2017 via nova distribution/universal music.

Intastella [England/Manchester] - Lemons 
The Rise And Fall Of A Northern Dubstar

rising hartlepool/uk indierock outfit PLAZA have unveiled the video for their infectious new single 'in the know', released april 25 via clue records.

PLAZA [England/Hartlepool] - In The Know

former the smiths guitarist Johnny Marr have unleashed his new single 'walk into the sea', the third release from the forthcoming third studio album 'call the comet', out june 15th through new voodoo.

Johnny Marr [England/Manchester] - Walk Into The Sea 
Call The Comet

aussie indierock/neo-britpop lads DMA'S have shared the video for 'do i need you now?', the latest single release from their second album 'for now' (april 27/infectious music).

DMA's [Australia/Sydney] - Do I Need You Now? 
For Now

new video from The Charlatans singer Tim Burgess
on this year's record store day he released his solo full-length 'as i was now', a 10-year-old unreleased album on limited edition blue vinyl featuring an all-star lineup that includes members of the horrors, primal scream, my bloody valentine, klaxons and ladyhawke.
the longplayer is also now available worldwide on all formats, including black vinyl via o genesis (june 1st)...

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

on august 24th, philadelphia/us indierock/shoegaze outfit NOTHING will return with their new third studio album titled, 'dance on the blacktop', due out through relapse records. 
listen to the lead single 'zero day'...

NOTHING [USA/Philadelphia] - Zero Day 
Dance On The Blacktop

ohio/us shoegazer second generation band The Emerald Down are back with a fine ambient/electronica influenced single, their first in 16 years, released june 1st via saint marie records.

The Emerald Down [USA/Ohio] - Rule of 3rds

london/uk dream-/electropop duo Everything by Electricity's epic new summer vibes single 'place to call my own' was released june 1st...

Everything by Electricity [England/London] - Place To Call My Own

'iris' is the latest single/video from italy/neapolitan shoegaze/dreampop combo Stella Diana
their new fifth studio album '57' was released on may 25 through vipchoyo sound factory / siete señoritas gritando.

Stella Diana [Italy/Naples] - Iris 

terrific new single from washington dc/us indierock/dreampop trio Queue, released may 25...

Queue [USA/Washington DC] - Float Away

'another reason to cut off an ear' is the opening track from gothenburg/swedish dreampop/postpunk outfit Agent Blå's new ep 'medium rar', released june 1st on kanine records (us) / luxury records (scandinavia) / through love records (ger) / 2670 records (jap).

Agent Blå [Sweden/Gothenburg] - Another Reason To Cut Off An Ear 
Medium Rar Ep

Tracyanne & Danny is a new collaborative project between singer-songwriters tracyanne campbell (Camera Obscura) and danny coughlan (Crybaby). 
the lead single 'alabama' is taken from their self-titled debut album which was released may 25 on merge records.

Tracyanne & Danny [Scotland/Glasgow] - Alabama
Tracyanne & Danny

'misheard' is the fifth single/video release from los angeles/us indierock/postpunk outfit Moaning's self-titled debut full-length which was released back in march via sub pop records...

Moaning [USA/Los Angeles] - Misheard 

'juno' is the new single from cheshire/uk indierock/noisepop 4-piece Simmer, released june 2nd via dog knights productions.

Simmer [England/Chesire] - Juno

brisbane/australia indierock trio The Goon Sax (frontman louis forster is the son of The Go-Betweens' robert forster) will release their debut album 'we're not talking' on september 14 through wichita recordings.
'she knows' is the first single...

The Goon Sax [Australia/Brisbane] - She Knows 
We're Not Talking

both famously featured on the trainspotting soundtrack back in 1996, punk icon Iggy Pop has collaborated with legendary uk electronic duo Underworld for this brand new tune which had its world premiere at this years bbc music/biggest weekend festival in belfast last weekend.

Underworld & Iggy Pop [Wales/Cardiff] - Bells & Circles

Samstag, 26. Mai 2018

***new singles/videos***may 26th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***here's the latest postmodern weekend edition with the best new indie and alternative singles & video releases from the past few days...***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*The Spitfires
*Liam Gallagher
*Para Alta
*Tape Waves
*Virginia Wing

legendary uk electronica duo Orbital will return on september 14th via acp recordings with their first new album in six years. 
'tiny foldable cities' comes from their ninth studio full-length 'monsters exist'.

Orbital [England/Kent] - Tiny Foldable Cities
Monster Exist

watford/uk indierock 4 piece The Spitfires have confirmed that their new third album 'year zero' will be released on july 27 via hatch records. 
here's the video for the new single 'remains the same'.

The Spitfires [England/Watford] - Remains The Same
Year Zero

new video from former oasis member Liam Gallagher.
 'i've all i need' is the closing track off his debut solo album 'as you were', released last year october via warner bros. records.

Liam Gallagher [England/Manchester] - I've All I Need
As You Were

promising new single from hartlepool/uk indierock/-pop five-piece Para Alta.
'dusk' was released may 23 on big indie records.

Para Alta [England/Hartlepool] - Dusk

edinburgh/scottish electronic dream-pop four-piece L-space have shared the video for their new single 'backup baby', released may 25 via last night from glasgow...

L-space [Scotland/Edinburgh] - Backup Baby 

'distant light', the new third full-length by south carolina/us dreampop duo Tape Waves is ready to drop june 6th through bleeding gold records. 
check their latest single release 'shimmer'.

Tape Waves [USA/Charleston] - Shimmer 
Distant Light

manchester/uk art-/electronic-pop three piece Virginia Wing have shared the video for 'the second shift', the lead single from their forthcoming third album 'ecstatic arrow' - out june 8th on fire records.

Virginia Wing [England/Manchester]- The Second Shift
Ecstatic Arrow

Samstag, 19. Mai 2018

***new singles/videos***may 19th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***weekend edition of postmodern featuring the best new indie and alternative singles & video releases from the past few days...***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*The Charlatans
*Hilary Woods (ex-JJ 72)
*Washed Out
*Boy Azooga

ok, well, that was fast! 
following their 2017’s album 'different days', legendary manchester/uk indierock/britpop band The Charlatans will release a new limited edition 12” coloured vinyl ep titled 'totally eclipsing' with 4 brand new tunes on june 8th via bmg. 
here's the title track...

The Charlatans [England/Manchester] - Totally Eclipsing 
Totally Eclipsing EP

this is one for the books! 
here's the first single from portland/us electropop band CHROMATICS' long-delayed new album 'dear tommy' - out this fall 2018 on italians do It better, hopefully!

Chromatics [USA/Portland] - Black Walls 
Dear Tommy

dublin/irish ethereal/ambient/experimental indie musician Hilary Woods (ex-JJ72 bass player) has premiered the video for the new single 'prodigal dog'.
her upcoming debut lp 'colt' is out on june 8th via sacred bones records.

Hilary Woods [Irland/Dublin] - Prodigal 

'tired eyes' is the class new single from regensburg/german indierock/shoegaze outfit Swirlpool
the song comes from their debut ep 'camomile', set to be released on limited tape, cd and digitally may 25 through koepfen records/reptile music.

Swirlpool [Germany/Regensburg] - Tired Eyes 
Camomile Ep

chillwave/electronica pioneer ernest greene a.k.a. Washed Out returns with a new single. 
'face up' was released may 11 via stones throw records.

Washed Out [USA/Georgia] - Face Up

fine psychedelic indiepop tune from cardiff/welsh band Boy Azooga.
their debut album ‘1, 2, kung fu!’ is ready to drop on june 8th via heavenly recordings.

Boy Azooga [Wales/Cardiff] - Jerry 
1,2 Kung Fu

'hank' is the fourth and final track to be revealed from manchester/uk indierock heroes James' upcoming 'better than that ep' , out on may 18 through bmg. 
the new fifteenth studio album 'living in extraordinary times' is scheduled to be released on august 3rd....

James [England/Manchester] - Hank 
Living In Extraordinary Times

Montag, 14. Mai 2018

***new singles/videos***may 14th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern...***

***new music's the latest postmodern edition featuring the best new indie and alternative singles & video releases from...

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Johnny Marr
*The Vryll Society
*Film School
*Basement Revolver
*Pale | Seas
*The Blue Herons
*Our Girl

former the smiths lead guitarist Johnny Marr will release his third solo album 'call the comet' on june 15 via new voodoo. 
here's the amazing second single...

Johnny Marr [England/Manchester] - Hi Hello
Call The Comet

hotly tipped liverpool/uk indierock/psychedelia five-piece The Vryll Society have aired the video for their latest single 'andrei rublev'.
the eagerly anticipated debut album 'course of the satellite' is out on august 10th through deltasonic records.

The Vryll Society [England/Liverpool] - Andrei Rublev 
Course Of The Satellite

new single/video from los angeles./us indierock/shoegaze outfit Film School
'crashin' is the opening track from their forthcoming fifth album 'bright to death', which is out later this year...

Bright To Death

Launder, the jangly dreampop project of john cudlip, diiv's zachary cole smith and french singer-songwriter soko have unveiled the video for 'annie blue'. 
their debut ep 'pink cloud' was released on march 23...

Launder [USA/Los Angeles] - Annie Blue
Pink Cloud EP

Sonars is the electropop/psychedelia project of brighton/uk-born frederick paysden and serena oldrati from bergamo/italy. 
here's their fabulous new single 'settle down', released april 30...

Sonars [England/Brighton] - Settle Down

vancouver/canada indie/dreamrock four-piece Frankiie have unleashed the video for the lovely 'dream reader' single, released may 4... 
their as-yet-untitled debut full-length album is scheduled for later in the year...

FRANKIIE [Canada/Vancouver] - Dream Reader

hamilton/canadian fuzzy dreamy pop trio Basement Revolver have released the promising new single 'baby' from their debut album 'heavy eyes', which is due out via sonic unyon on august 24...

Basement Revolver [Canada/Hamilton] - Baby
Heavy Eyes

southampton/uk indiepop/-rock band Pale | Seas have premiered the video for 'stargazing for beginners', the beautiful title track from last year's debut full-length (#7 on our albums 2017 list) - released october 6 via abbey records...

PALE | SEAS [England/Southampton] - Stargazing For Beginners 
Stargazing For Beginners

'roulette love gun' is the third offering from bradford/uk indierock/neo-psychedelic quartet GRDNS' forthcoming debut ep, out this summer via dance to the radio...

GRDNS [England/Bradford] - Roulette Love Gun
tba Ep

nice new dreamy indiepop tune from luzern/swiss outfit The Blue Herons feat. thierry haliniak of french dreampop outfit My Raining Stars on vocals. 
'all i keep inside' was released may 10...

The Blue Herons feat. Thierry Haliniak [Swiss/Luzern] - All I Keep Inside

london/uk indierock trio DANCEHALL's new single 'burn' comes from their debut album, titled 'the band' - out june 15th through vibe/anti-vibe records...

Dancehall [England/London] - Burn
The Band

'i really like it' it the latest single from brighton/uk-formed, london-based indierock trio Our Girl
produced by the coral co-founder billy ryder-jones, the track is taken from their forthcoming debut album 'stranger today' - out august 16 on cannibal hymns.

Our Girl [England/London] - I Really Like It 
Stranger Today

sydney australia indierock/post-britpop lads Planet have aired the video for 'you, just a litte more'. 
here in a chilled acoustic version, the studio track is included on their debut ep 'waking eight', released may 1st...

Planet [Australia/Sydney] - You, Just A Litte More

Freitag, 4. Mai 2018

***new singles/videos***may 4th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***weekend edition of postmodern featuring the best new indie and alternative singles & video releases from the past two weeks...***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Frankie Cosmos
*Beach House
*Mazzy Star
*Salad Undressed
*Liam Gallagher
*Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds (Andrew Weatherall dub remix)

brisbane/australia indie-/dreampop newcomer Hatchie has premiered another gorgeous new single.
'sleep' is taken from her debut ep 'sugar & spice', out on may 25th via heavenly recordings.

Hatchie [Australia/Brisbane] - Sleep
Sugar & Spice Ep

for now', the second full-length from aussie indierock/neo-britpop lads DMA's was released april 27..and it's fckn brillant, what an album!!!
here's the new video for the title track...

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

currently supporting dma's on their 'for now' tour in the uk and europe, 
australia/sydney indierock/post-britpop lads PLANET around vocalist matty took (younger brother of dma's guitarist johnny took) have dropped their stunning debut ep 'waking eight' on may 1st...

Planet [Australia/Sydney] - ...
Waking Eight Ep

rising alloa/scottish indierock/post-britpop five-piece Vida have aired the video for another quality tune!
'a place where we can forget' was released april 20...

Vida [Scotland/Alloa] - A Place Where We Can Forget

great new single from hartlepool/uk indierock four-piece PLAZA
'in the know' was released april 25 on clue records...

PLAZA [England/Hartlepool] - In The Know

new video from greta kline a.k.a Frankie Cosmos !
the lo-fi indierock artist from new york has released her new album 'vessel' on march 30 through sub pop.

Frankie Cosmos [USA/New York] - Apathy

baltimore/us dreampop duo Beach House's forthcoming full-length '7' (titled as such because it's their seventh album) will arrive may 11 via sub pop (us) / bella union (europe). 
here's the video for 'black car', the fourth release...

Beach House [USA/Baltimore] - Black Car

los angeles/us alternative/dream pop band Mazzy Star have shared 'quiet, the winter harbor'. 
the new track is set to appear on the band's upcoming four song ep 'still' - out june 1st via their own rhymes of an hour imprint.

Mazzy Star [USA/Los Angeles] - Quiet, The Winter Harbor 
Still Ep

delightful tune from edinburgh/scottish electro dream-pop four-piece L-space, released march 2nd via last night from glasgow. 
their debut album is set to be released in september this year...

L-space [Scotland/Edinburgh] - Suneaters 

'broken by the hurt' is the third track to be revealed from manchester/uk indierock legends James' forthcoming 'better than that' ep, out on may 18th via infectious music.

James [England/Manchester] – Broken By The Hurt
Better Than That Ep

ex-mtv presenter marijne van der vlugt's band Salad Undressed have shared the video for their new single 'evergreen'.
the song is taken from the new album 'good love bad love', out now via pledgemusic.

Salad Undressed [England/London] - Evergreen
Good Love Bad Love

london/uk indie-pop legends Spearmint are back with a new single! 
their 'senseless (a stranger) / the music they love us to hate' 7inch was released on april 7 via wiaiwya records.

Spearmint [England/London] - Senseless (A Stranger)

'desensitised' is the promising dreamy indie-/janglepop debut single from south-london/uk five-piece Margot...

Margot [England/London] - Desensitised

new video from california's lo-fi jangle dreampop solo project of josh hwang a.k.a Castlebeat
'town' is taken from his second album 'vhs', released march 28th through spirit goth records.

Castlebeat [USA/Los Angeles] - Town

birmingham/uk indierock outfit Peace return with their third album 'kindness is the new rock and roll' on may 4 via ignition records.
here's their latest single 'power'...

Peace [England/Birmingham] - Power
Kindness Is The New Rock And Roll'

dublin/irish alternative rock outfit Ash have shared the video for 'annabel', the latest release from their forthcoming new album 'islands' - out may 18th on infectious music.

Ash [Irland/Dublin] - Annabel 

former oasis singer Liam Gallagher has unveiled the video for 'paper crown', a track from last year's debut solo album 'as you were' (october 6, 2017/warner bros. records)

Liam Gallagher [England/Manchester] - Paper Crown
As You Were

this Andrew Weatherall dub remix by oasis mastermind Noel Gallagher's single comes from the 'it's a beautiful world' remix ep, originally released last month, april 21 for record store day.

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds [England/Manchester] - It's A Beautiful World *Andrew Weatherall Dub Remix*
It's A Beautiful World Remix Ep

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
*Tennis System
*Soft Science
*Jesus Jones
*Ivory Wave
*Real Lies
*Breathe Panel
*Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
*The Vryll Society
*Mint Julep
*Blush Response
*Monico Blonde
*Tim Burgess
*The Hit Parade
*High Hazels
*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?

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

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 

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

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) 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)

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

Sonntag, 8. April 2018

***new singles/videos***april 8th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***here's a new edition of postmodern featuring the latest new indie and alternative singles & video releases from...

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Johnny Marr
*The Cheap Thrills
*Amusement Parks On Fire
*The Big Pink
*The Levellers
*Manic Street Preachers
*The Amazing
*Saltwater Sun
*Rich Girls
*Virginia Wings
*Beach House

ex-smiths guitarist Johnny Marr return with class new single!
his third solo album 'call the comet' is out june 15 via new voodoo.

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

manchester/uk indie heroes James will release their new 10inch ep 'better than that' on may 18th ahead of the release of their fifteenth as-yet-untitled studio album later this year. 
here's the great title track...

James [England/Manchester] - Better Than That

nice new shoegazey pop single from brisbane/australia newcomer harriette pilbeam a.k.a. Hatchie.
'sugar & spice' is the title track from here debut ep, out may 25 via heavenly recordings.

Hatchie [Australia/Brisbane] - Sugar & Spice 
Sugar & Spice Ep

masssive new single from liverpool/uk up-and-coming indie-/britrock lads The Cheap Thrills, released march 30...

The Cheap Thrills [England/Liverpool] - Codependence

notthingham/uk shoegaze/noisepop outfit Amusement Parks On Fire's new ep 'all the new ends' is ready to release on april 13th via saint marie records.
here's the title track...

Amusement Parks On Fire [England/Notthingham] - All The New Ends 
All The New Ends Ep

liverpool/uk electropop outfit Ladytron have aired the video for their comback single 'the animal'. 
the track comes from the yet to be named sixth studio album, due out later this year...

Ladytron [England/Liverpool] - The Animals

london/uk electro-shoegazers The Big Pink have premiered the video for 'how far we've come' feat. ioanna gika of Io Echo on vocals. 
the single was released digitally in november last year via blank city records.

The Big Pink [England/London] - How Far We've Come

brighton/uk indie/folk-punk/pop legends The Levellers have released the video for their newly reworked version of 1992' classic 'liberty song' (originally appeared on their 2nd album 'levelling the land')
celebrating their 30th anniversary, this stripped down variation is taken from the new acoustic album 'we the collective', released march 9th via on the fiddle recordings.

Levellers [England/Brighton] - Liberty Song
We The Collective

welsh indierock legends Manic Street Preachers have shared the fourth single release from their new thirteenth' album 'resistance is futile' - out april 13th through columbia records...

Manic Street Preachers [Wales/Cardiff] - Liverpool Revisited 
Resistance Is Futile

swedish psychedelic indiepop five-piece The Amazing have unleashed the video for their new single 'rewind'. 
the song is taken from the new lp 'in transit', released april 6th via partisan records.

The Amazing [Sweden/Stockholm] - Rewind
In Transit

nice indiepop single from reading/uk newcomers Saltwater Sun, released march 13 via hand in hive.

Saltwater Sun [England/Reading] - The Wire

nyc/us garage-/indierock trio Rich Girls have released their debut full-lenght 'black city' on april 6th through tricycle records. 
'blood brother' is the first single release....

Rich Girls [USA/NYC] - Blood Brother
Black City

'the second shift' is the first single from manchester via london artpop duo Virgina Wing's third lp 'ecstatic arrow', set for release on  june 8th via fire records.

Virginia Wing [England/Manchester] - The Second Shift
Ecstatic Arrow

baltimore/us dreampop duo Beach House will release their seventh studio full-length, entitled '7', on may 11 via sub pop records.
'dark spring' is the third release from the album...

Beach House [USA/Baltimore] - Dark Spring