Tuesday, 18 September 2018

***new singles/videos***september 18th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***new music monday... 
here's a jam-packed edition of postmodern with the latest indie and alternative singles & video releases...***
(new! including youtube playlist...) 

                    #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #madchester 

*Ivory Wave
*Some Gorgeous Accident
*Real Lies/Tom Demac
*The Lucid Dream
*Richard Ashcroft
*Miles Hunt (The Wonderstuff)
*Rubber Jaw
*The Spitfires
*White Lies
*The Twilight Sad
*Kill The Moose
*Ivy Flindt
*Alpaca Sports
*Simon Love
*Holy Ship
*Nightmare Air
*It Looks Sad
*Pat Moon
*Beach House
*Thom York

birmingham/uk up-and-coming baggy/indierock five piece Ivory Wave have dropped another promising tune. 'frankie' is their fifth single and was released september 14 via modern sky uk

Ivory Wave [England/Birmingham] - Frankie

following their quality debut single 'to be a man' from last year november, here's the terrific second single release from glasgow/scotland indie-/britrock outfit SWAY, released august 24 via good//careful rec.

Sway [Scotland/Glasgow] - Another Lover

fine new single from finnish dream pop trio NEØV
'elysion' is their first new music in 3 years and was released august 31 on clouds hill recordings.

NEØV [Finland/Kuopio] - Elysion

newcastle/british alternative pop outfit Dubstar have premiered the video for the stunning 'love comes late', the third taster from their comeback full-length 'one'. 
the album (their first new material for 17 years) is ready to release on september 28 through northern write records.

Dubstar [England/Newcastle] - Love Comes Late

beautiful single from san francisco based dreamgazer dale marquez a.k.a. Some Gorgeous Accident
the new sarah records-esque 5-track ep 'heaven sent' was released on june 4th via melotron recordings.

Some Gorgeous Accident [USA/San Francisco] - Evergreen Days
Heaven Sent Ep

london/uk electropop trio Real Lies teamed up with welsh electronica producer Tom Demac for this new collaboration single. 
'white flowers' was released digitally and on 12inch vinyl september 14 via kompakt.

Real Lies [England/London] & Tom Demac [Wales/Wrexham] - White Flowers 
White Flowers 12inch

'zenith (part2)' is the new acid house influenced single by carlisle/uk indierock/electronica quartet The Lucid Dream
the song comes from the album 'actualisation' which is out october 19th via the band's own holy are you recordings.

The Lucid Dream [England/Carlisle] - Zenith (part 2) 

former The Verve mastermind Richard Ashcroft is releasing his new solo full-length 'natural rebel' on october 19 via bmg. 
here's the album's first single 'surprised by the joy'...

Richard Ashcroft [England/London] - Surprised by the Joy 
Natural Rebel

Miles Hunt, main brain of stourbridge/uk indierock legends The Wonder Stuff, will drop his forthcoming solo full length ‘the custodian’ via good deeds music on october 5... 
the album features thirty acoustic versions from milos back catalogue including the top10 stuffies single 'on the ropes' from 1993.

Miles Hunt [England/Stourbridge] - On The Ropes
The Custodian

former Creation Records boss Alan Mcgee has launched a new 7inch label called Creation23. 
the first release will be essex/uk indierock band Rubber Jaw's debut single 'feeling funny/bumpy faces' which is out on october 5...

Rubber Jaw [England/Essex] - Feeling Funny 
Feeling Funny/Bumpy Faces 7"

'something worth fighting for' is the latest single from watford/uk indierock 4 piece The Spitfires' new third album 'year zero'. 
it was released july 27 via hatch records.

The Spitfires [England/Watford] - Something Worth Fighting For
Year Zero

new single from london/uk indierock/post-punk trio White Lies
'time to give' is the first taste of their forthcoming album 'five', scheduled to be released in 2019.

White Lies [England/London] - Time To Give

scottish/glasgow indierock/post-punk act The Twilight Sad's fifth studio full-length 'it won/t be like this all the time' will be released on january 18th, 2019 via rock action records. 
following ‘i/m not here [missing face]’, 'videograms' is the second single to be lifted from the upcoming album...

The Twilight Sad [Scotland/Glasgow] - Videograms
It Won/t Be Like This All The Time

wellington/new zealand postpunk/dreampop five-piece DEAF have shared the video for their latest single 'shards'.
the track is taken from the band's forthcoming self-titled debut ep, due out october 31...

DEAF [New Zealand/Wellington] - Shards 
Deaf Ep

brighton/uk indierock/psychedelia band TOY are back! 
their double a-side 12inch 'the willo/energy' was released september 14 through the new label home tough love records.
a brand new full-length is expected to arrive in january 2019.

Toy [England/Brighton] - The Willo
The Willo/Energy 12"

belgium jangly psych-/indiepop five-piece Baltimore have revealed the video for their new single 'secret melodies', released august 31...

BALTIMORE [Belgium/Hasselt] - Secret Melodies

philadelphia/us shoegaze/alternative rock outfit Nothing have shared the video for 'i hate the flowers', a song off their most recent album 'dance on the blacktop', released august 24 through relapse records.

NOTHING [USA/Philadelphia] - I Hate The Flowers
Dance On The Blacktop

french alternative rock/shoegaze outfit Kill The Moose's new ep 'to the moon and back' was released september 14 via their own alternative moose records. 
'from here to now' is a worth hearing taster...

Kill The Mouse [France/Nice] - From Here To Now
To The Moon And Back EP

stunning new tune from liverpool/uk indie-/electropop four-piece HAARM's 3-track debut ep 'better friend', released september 4...

HAARM [England/Liverpool] - I Believe It Now
Better Friend Ep

produced by eggstone frontman per sunding, 'seal my lips' is the latest single from malmö/swedish indiepop artist Ivy Flindt's debut full-length 'in every move'. 
the album was released august 24 via marland records.

Ivy Flindt [Sweden/Malmö] - Seal My Lips
In Every Move

prague/czech republic indierock-/pop five-piece Mayen's latest single 'red clouds' comes from their mini-debut album 'so far so good', released on may 29 via theremin records.

Mayen [Czech Republic/Prague] - Red Clouds
So Far So Good

göteborg/swedish twee-/indiepop act Alpaca Sports have revealed another taster from their long-awaited second album 'from paris with love' - out september 7 via elefant records.

ALPACA SPORTS [Sweden/Göreborg] - I'll Do Anything You Want
From Paris With Love

'not if i see you first' is the current single/video from welsh indiepop/twee/singer-songwriter Simon Love. (ex-lead singer in fortuna pop! contracted 60s influenced indiepop band The Loves) 
his sophomore album 'sincerely, s. love x' was released july 6 on tapete records.

Simon Love [Wales/Cardiff] – Not If I See You First
Sincerely, S. Love x

'tau' is the debut single from stockholm/swedish psychedelia/shoegaze band Holy Ship.
the track was released september 14 through declared goods.

Holy Ship [Sweden/Stockholm] - Tau

'lunatic' is the new single/video from berlin-based noise-/dreampop band JAGUWAR
their debut album 'ringthing' came out in january this year through tapete records.

Jaguwar [Germany/Berlin] - Lunatic

los angeles/us indierock/shoegaze trio NIGHTMARE AIR have unveiled the video for their new single 'sign of the times'.
the second full-length 'fade out' was released in march via nevado records.

Nightmare Air [USA/Los Angeles] - Sign Of The Times
Fade Out

epic dreamy shoegaze single from north carolina/us band It Looks Sad
their upcoming debut full-length 'sky lake' is out november 2nd via tiny engines.

It Looks Sad [USA/North Carolina] - Drool
Sky Lake

liverpool/uk electropop band Ladytron have aired the video for their latest single 'the island'.  
the new sixth album is out later this year.

Ladytron [England/Liverpool] - The Island 

nice ethereal chillout single from portland/us dreampop/ambient/electronica project PAT MOON.
'medieval spells' is taken from the album 'romantic era', released on may 18...

Pat Moon [USA/Portland] - Medieval Spells
Romantic Era

german/cologne new wave/post-punk band Holygrams' upcoming debut album 'modern cults' is out on november 9 through synthetic symphony/oblivion/spv. 
check the video for their new single 'signals'

HOLYGRAM [Germany/Cologne] - Signals 
Modern Cults

Baltimore/US dreampop duo Beach House have shared the music video for 'drunk In l.a., taken from their latest album '7' - released may 11 via sub pop records. 
the trippy clip was directed by Spacemen 3's Sonic Boom

Beach House [USA/Baltimore] - Drunk In L.A 

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has released a new song called 'suspirium', his first ever film score for luca guadagnino's remake of the horror movie 'suspiria'. 
the soundtrack arrives october 26 via xl recordings.

Thom Yorke [England/Oxford] - Suspirium
Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film)

Sunday, 2 September 2018

***new singles/videos***september 2, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***weekend edition of postmodern featuring the latest indie and alternative singles & video releases from...
(new! including youtube playlist...)

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*We Are Parkas
*Wild Nothing
*The Radio Dept.
*Many Voices Speak
*Death Cab For Cutie
*Echo & The Bunnymen
*The Twilight Sad
*Tears Run Rings
*Blush Response
*The Kooks
*Say Sue Me

bath/uk indie-/britrock newcomers We Are Parkas have dropped the video for their amazing debut tune 'penny drop'.
the single was released back in december last year.

We Are Parkas [England/Bath] - Penny Drop

'canyon on fire' is the fourth single release from virginia/us indie-/dreampop band Wild Nothing's forthcoming longplayer 'indigo'. 
the new album from mastermind jack tatum was out august 31 via captured tracks.

Wild Nothing [USA/Virginia] - Canyon On Fire

stockholm/swedish indiepop/electronica outfit The Radio Dept. have shared a brand new song! 
'going down swinging' was released august 31 via labrador records.

The Radio Dept. [Sweden/Stockholm] - Going Down Swinging

nice cinematic indiepop single from swedish artist matilda mård a.k.a. Many Voices Speak.
the debut album 'tank town' was released august 31 via strangers candy & hit city u.s.a.

Many Voices Speak [Sweden/Stockholm] - I Saw You 
Tank Town

washington/us indierock outfit Death Cab for Cutie have released their ninth studio album 'thank you for today' august 17 through atlantic records. 
check the great album track 'northern lights'...

Death Cab For Cutie [USA/Washington] - Northern Lights
Thank You For Today

new single from liverpool/uk indie/post-punk legends Echo and the Bunnymen ! 
'the somnambulist' is one of two brand new songs taken from their upcoming full-length 'the stars, the oceans & the moon', a collection of re-recorded new versions from their back catalog.
the album is out october 5 via bmg.

Echo And The Bunnymen [England/Liverpool] - The Somnambulist 
The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon

glasgow/scottish indierock/post-punk three-piece The Twilight Sad have unveiled the video for their latest single 'i/m not here [missing face]', released last month, july 10 via rock action records.

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

portland/us shoegaze/dreampop band Tears Run Rings' forthcoming 'somewhere' ep, out october 19 via deep space recordings, is the first time work with former The Pains of Being Pure at Heart drummer and The Depreciation Guild lead kurt feldman, who mixed all the tracks. 
check the first single 'helios heliadae'...

Tears Run Rings [USA/Portland] - Helios Heliadae 
Somewhere Ep

aussie shoegaze/dreampop outfit Blush Response's debut album 'hearts grow dull' was released back april this year. 
here's the new video for their latest single 'cruel' featuring brodie brümmer from Flyying Colours on guitar...

Blush Response [Australia/Adelaide] – Cruel 
Hearts Grow Dull

brighton/uk indirock/-pop quartet The Kooks have unleashed the video for their new single 'four leaf clover'. 
the song is taken from the fifth full-length album 'let's go sunshine', released august 31 via virgin/emi.

The Kooks [England/Brighton] - Four Leaf Clove
Let's Go Sunshine

'we just' is the latest single from south korea/busan twee-/indiepop foursome Say Sue Me.
it was released august 7 on damnably records.

Say Sue Me [South Korea/Busan] - We Just

uk electronica legends Orbital's latest single release 'the end is nigh' comes from the hartnoll brothers' new ninth album 'monsters exist', ready to release september 14 through acp recordings ltd.

Orbital [England/Kent] - The End Is Nigh 
Monster Exist