Saturday, 28 July 2018

***new singles/videos***july 28th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***hi and welcome to postmodern. this edition features last week's best new indie and alternative singles & video releases... ***
(new! including youtube playlist...) 

                    #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #madchester 

*Mull Historical Society
*Our Girl
*Manic Street Preachers
*Jack Jones (Trampolene)
*The Slow Readers Club
*Frankie Cosmos
*Day Wave
*Still Corners
*The Orb

'love comes late' is the great third taste from british alternative pop outfit Dubstar's forthcoming fourth full-length 'one', their first in 18 years! 
the album is ready to release september 28 through northern writes.

Dubstar [England/Newcastle] - Love Comes Late

scottish musician colin macIntyre's indiepop project Mull Historical Society will release the new album 'wakelines' (produced by bernard butler) on september 21 via xtra mile recordings. 
here's the title track...

Mull Historical Society [Scotland/Isle Of Mull] - Wakelines 

'sick' is the beautiful lead single off washington d.c/us dreampop/electronica artist Den-Mate's debut album 'loceke', out september 28 on babe city records.

Den-Mate [USA/Washington D.c] - Sick

'in my head' is the new single from rising brighton/uk indierock trio Our Girl
their debut album 'stranger today' will be released on august 17 via cannibal hymns.

Our Girl [England/Brighton] - In My Head

welsh alternative rock veterans Manic Street Preachers have shared the video for their latest single 'people give In'. 
the song comes from the thirteenth studio album 'resistance is futile', released back in april through columbia/sony

Manic Street Preachers [Wales/Blackwood] - People Give In 
Resistance Is Futile

jack jones, frontman of welsh indierock outfit Trampolene goes solo!
his debut double a-side single ‘it’s not my thing / swim up' features stereophonics' jamie morrison on drums and was produced by mike moore, guitarist in liam gallagher’s solo band. 
it's available on digital download now and on limited edition 7inch vinyl and cd single september 7 via mi7 records.

Jack Jones [Wales Swansea] - It's Not My Thing 
It's Not My Thing/Swim Up 7inch

manchester/uk indierock/alternative pop vets James have revealed another new tune... 
'many faces' is the fourth release from their upcoming fifteenth studio long-player 'living in extraordinary time' - out august 3rd on liberator music.

James [England/Manchester] – Many Faces
Living In Extraordinary Time

manchester/uk indierock/post-punk quartet The Slow Readers Club have unleashed the video for 'supernatural', the latest single from their third studio album ' build a tower' - released may 4 through modern sky.

The Slow Readers Club [England/Manchester] - Supernatural 
Build A Tower

new york/us lo-fi indierock artist greta kline a.k.a Frankie Cosmos has unveiled the video for the new single 'duet'.
'vessel', her debut album for sub pop records, was released on march 30...

Frankie Cosmos [USA/New York] - Duet 

california/us indie-/dreampop artist jackson phillips a.k.a. Day Wave has returned with a new single!
'still let you down', the first release following his 2017' debut album 'the days we had', was released july 26 via capitol records.

Day Wave [USA/California] - Still Let You Down 

london/uk dreampop/electronica outfit Still Corners will release the fourth studio album 'slow air' on august 17 via the band's own wrecking light records. 
check their latest single 'the photograph'...

Still Corners [England/London] - The Photograph
Slow Air

legendary uk ambient house duo The Orb have released their fifteenth studio full-length 'no sounds are out of bounds' on june 22 via cooking vinyl. 
'pillow fight' feat. public image limited bassist and dub mastermind Jah Wobble is a fine tune with a hypnotic piano melody that also might have been on their classic 1992' album 'u.f.orb'.

The Orb [England/London] - Pillow Fight 
No Sounds Are Out Of Bounds

Friday, 20 July 2018

***new singles/videos***july 20th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

 ***here's a brand new postmodern weekend edition featuring the latest indie and alternative singles & video releases... ***
(new! including youtube playlist...) 

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Western Medication
*Soft Science
*Wild Nothing
*The Twilight Sad
*Sun Rose
*Alpaca Sports
*Space Daze
*Basement Revolver
*Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
*The Kooks
*Confidence Man

'taste' is the baggy-esque new single and title track from nashville/us indierock/psychedelia outfit Western Medication's new album - released june 29 via big cartel...

Western Medication [USA/Nashville] - Taste

california/us shoegaze/noisepop quartet Soft Science have aired the video for their amazing new single 'diverging'. 
the new album 'maps' was released june 1 on test pattern records.

Soft Science [USA/California] - Diverging

philadelphia/us alternative rock/shoegaze outfit Nothing have revealed the video for 'blue line baby', the second single from the band's highly anticipated third album 'dance on the blacktop' - due out through relapse records on august 24...

Nothing [USA/Philadelphia] - Blue Line Baby 
Dance On The Blacktop

Wild Nothing, the dreampop project of jack tatum have shared 'partners in motion', the second single from the forthcoming fourth studio album 'indigo' - set to arrive august 31 on captured tracks...

Wild Nothing [USA/Blacksburg] - Partners In Motion 

glasgow/scottish indierock/postpunk band The Twilight Sad return with a new single. 
just played london's hyde park 2 weeks ago as part of the cure's 40th birthday celebrations, 'i/m not here [missing face]' is their first new music since 2014's full-length 'nobody wants to be here and nobody wants to leave'...

The Twilight Sad [Scotland/Glasgow] - I/m Not Here [Missing Face]

'don't be afraid if nobody loves you' is the second release from 'the blue hour', the upcoming eighth studio album by britpop vets Suede - expected september 21 on rhino entertainment.

Suede [England/London] - Don't Be Afraid If Nobody Loves You
The Blue Hour

nearly ten years after his debut solo album, sune rose wagner, guitarist and vocalist in danish indierock band The Raveonettes has revealed a brand new tune with his solo project Sune Rose... 'ambush' was released june 22 via juvenile delinquent records.

Sune Rose [Denmark/Copenhagen] - Ambush

göteborg/sweden indie/-tweepop duo Alpaca Sports' new long-awaited second album 'from paris with love' is ready to release september 7 via elefant records. 
here's 'feels like going home, the third single...

Alpaca Sports [Sweden/Götenborg] - Feel Like Going Home
From Paris With Love

Space Daze is the solo project of danny rowland, guitarist & songwriter of seattle indie-/dreampop outfit Seapony. 
his new ep 'miss the void' is out july 20...

Space Daze [USA/Seattle] - Never Have Fun 
Miss The Void Ep

'dancing' is the latest taste from hamilton/canadian indierock/-pop band Basement Revolver's upcoming debut album 'heavy eyes' - due out on august 24th through fear Of missing out records.

Basement Revolver [Canada/Hamilton] - Dancing
Heavy Eyes

jangly indierock five piece Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever from melbourne/australia have shared the video for their latest single 'time in common'. 
the debut album 'hope downs' was released on june 15 via sub pop records.

Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever [Australia/Melbourne] - Time In Common 
Hope Downs

'the end' is the latest single/video from sydney/australia indierock/neobritpop band DMA'S.
the song is taken from their second album 'for now', released april 27 through infectious music.

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

nice summer neo-britpop single from brighton/uk indierock outfit The Kooks
'no pressure' comes from their forthcoming fifth studio album 'let’s go sunshine', out august 31 on lonely cat records.

The Kooks [England/Brighton] - No Pressure (Out-Take) 
Let's Go Sunshine

described as 'madchester baggy bounce' from the nme, 'out the window' is the latest single from aussie alternative pop/dance quartet Confidence Man.
their debut album 'confident music for confident people' was released april 13th via heavenly records...

Confidence Man [Australia/Melbourne] - Out the Window
Confident Music For Confident People

this beautiful electronic dreampop single isn't that new and fresh (released in february 2017)...
nevertheless, 'holiday is/was the first single of manila/philippines duo Outerhope's new album 'vacation', out on august 10 via shelflife records...

Outerhope [Philippines/Manila] - Holiday

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

***new singles/videos***july 10th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***new music monday...
postmodern featuring the most relevant indie and alternative singles & video releases from the last couple of days...***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*The Chills
*Lacuna Bloome
*Lauren Lakis 
*Slow Riot
*Burning House
*Jah Wobble 
*The Horrors

london/uk indierock/post-punk duo Lusts are back with a terrific new single!
'lost highway' comes from their forthcoming sophomore album, due out later this year...

Lusts [England/London] - Lost Highway

new zealand indie heroes The Chills have announced a new album - 'snow bound', their sixth studio full-length will be available on september 14 through fire records.... 
check the great first single 'complex'...

The Chills [New Zealand/Dunedin] - Complex
Snow Bound

class new single from rising liverpool/uk jangly/dreamy guitar pop quartet SPINN.
'it's not getting better' was released june 29 via modernsky uk.

SPINN [England/Liverpool] - It's Not Getting Better

nice debut single from austin/us indie-/dreampop three-piece FANCLUB, out july 13...

Fanclub [USA/Austin] - Leaves

'i am' is the new single from brighton/uk indierock/psychedelia four-piece Lacuna Bloome, released june 29...

Lacuna Bloome [England/Brighton] - I Am

los angeles/us indierock musician Lauren Lakis has just released her debut lp 'ferocious' through cavity search records. 
she describe her sound as 'romantic beach goth'. 
check the amazing lead single 'lead us on'...

Lauren Lakis [USA/Los Angeles] - Lead Us On

'betrayed' is the new single from limerick/irish indierock/post-punk three-piece Slow Riot, released may 11 via straight lines are fine...

Slow Riot [Irland/Limerick] - Betrayed

southampton/uk indierock/shoegaze outfit Burning House have aired the video for their fine 'peach' single, released june 8...

Burning House [England/Southampton] - Peach

'patterns' is the latest single from wrexham/welsh indiepop quartet Kidsmoke
the band is currently in the studio recording their debut album...

Kidsmoke [Wales/Wrexham] - Patterns

here's another new world cup anthem... 
celebrating england national football teams best performance for many years, dub/worldbeat/electronica mastermind and former public image ltd bass player Jah Wobble has released his contribution on june 27...

Jah Wobble [England/London] - England Your Time Is Now

southend-on-sea/uk indierock/electronica five-piece The Horrors have unleashed the video for 'ghost', the latest release from their fifth studio album 'v', released in september last year via caroline distribution.

The Horrors [England/Southend-On-Sea] - Ghost 

trippy 11-minute album closer from norwich/uk experimental pop duo Let's Eat Grandma's second full-length 'i'm all ears', released june 29 through transgressive records.

Let’s Eat Grandma [England/Norwich] - Donnie Darko
I'm All Ears

'p.h.u.k' is the latest single from uk electronic dance music duo Orbital's new ninth studio full-length 'monsters exist', their first album in six years, out september 16 through their own acp label.

Orbital [England/Kent] - P.H.U.K. 
Monsters Exist