Sunday, 6 October 2019

***new singles/videos***october 6, 2019***don't be real, be postmodern***













***postmodern september/october edition featuring the latest indie and alternative singles & video releases...***
(new! including youtube mtv playlist..) 

         #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #dreampop #madchester 

*Happy Mondays
*Ivory Wave
*Nile Marr
*Inhaler
*Longwave
*The Twang
*Liam Gallagher
*The Caress 
*Spunsugar
*DIIV
*Emergency Best Friend
*Lust For Youth
*HTRK
*Crushed Beaks
*Swim Deep
*Basement Revolver
*Rocketship
*Night Flowers
*Ursula
*Is Bliss
*Fawning
*Thousand Yard Staire
*Cigarettes After Sex
*Madder Rose
*Spearmint
*Frankie Cosmos
*Sunscreen 
*Belle And Sebastian
*Comet Gain
*Victories At Sea
*Hundredth 
*White Lies
*The S.L.P. 
*Temples 
*Reclaim Vienna 
*Chromatics
*Daybehavior







brand new video from madchester legends Happy Mondays!
the remastered version of their 1986 song the egg' (produced by bernard sumner/new order) is taken from the upcoming 'the early eps' collection which feature their first four releases 'forty five' ep, 'freaky dancin' / 'the egg' ep, 'tart tart' ep and the '24 hour party people' ep.
it's available digitally and as a 4×12″ coloured vinyl box set on october 25 via london records.

Happy Mondays [England/Manchester] - The Egg
The Early Eps







birmingham/uk up-and-coming indie rock/baggy/madchester lads Ivory Wave have premiered the video for their outstanding new single 'uptown'!
it's the first taster from their debut 'dream nights' ep, ready to release on november 8...

Ivory Wave [England/Birmingham] - Uptown
Dream Nights Ep







Nile Marr, son of legendary The Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has released his great debut single 'part time girl', september 6 via ditto music.
3 years ago Nile dropped the fine debut album 'tv broke my brain' (#6 in our top30 albums chart in 2016) with his band Man Made. 
now he's back with a newly-founded band...

Nile Marr [England/Manchester] - Part Time Girl







rising dublin/irish indie rock/post punk outfit Inhaler, fronted by elijah hewson (son of bono/U2) have shared their new single 'ice cream sundae', released september 5...
the band is currently on european autumn club tour, so catch them live if you can...

Inhaler [Irland/Dublin] - Ice Cream Sundae







nyc/us indie rock outfit Longwave have shared the video for 'if we ever live forever', the title track and third single from their forthcoming new fifth studio album (their first in 11 years!), out october 25 via bodan kuma records.

Longwave [USA/NYC] - If We Ever Live Forever
If We Ever Life Forever







birmingham/uk indie rock darlings The Twang have dropped another new song from their forthcoming fifth full-length 'if confronted just go mad'. (november 8/jump the cut records)
the third single 'tinseltown in the rain' is a beautiful cover version of scottish sophisti-pop band The Blue Nile's 1984 album 'a walk across the rooftops'.

The Twang [England/Birmingham] - Tinseltown In The Rain
If Confronted Just Go Mad







former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has premiered the video for his class latest single 'one of us'.
the song is taken from the new sophomore solo album 'why me? why not', released september 20 via warner records.

Liam Gallagher [England/Manchester] - One Of Us
Why Me? Why Not







nice single from london/uk indie rock/neo-britpop newcomers The Caress, released october 4 through fierce panda records.

The Caress [England/London] - Why Don't We Take A Walk By The Sea






excellent new single from sweden/malmö indie/noisepop trio Spunsugar.
'native tongue' will appear on their forthcoming debut ep 'mouth full of you', out soon via adrian records.

Spunsugar [Sweden/Malmö] - Native Tongue
Mouth Full Of You Ep







brooklyn/us noisepop/shoegaze band DIIV have dropped the video for the new single 'blankenship'.
the song is taken from their third studio album 'deceiver', which was released on october 4 via captured tracks.

DIIV [USA/Brooklyn] - Blankenship
Deceiver







'become light' is the debut single single from london/uk alternative pop outfit Emergency Best Friend feat. jerry de borg (Jesus Jones) and james atkin (EMF) - released september 24 via gnh music.

Emergency Best Friend [England/London] - Become Light







after releasing their latest self-titled lp back in june via sacred bones, copenhagen/denmark electropop outfit Lust For Youth have shared the video for their new single 'insignificant'....

Lust For Youth [Denmark/Copenhagen] - Insignificant
Lust For Youth







melbourne/australia slowcore/electronica duo HTRK's new album 'venus in leo' was released august 30 through ghostly international.
here's the beautiful title track...

HTRK [Australia/Melbourne] - Venus In Leo
Venus In Leo







'sky burial' is the latest single from london/uk indie rock outfit Crushed Beaks taken from their new album 'the other room'. (july 9/clue records)

Crushed Beakes [England/London]- Sky Burial
The Other Room







birmingham/uk alternative pop 5-piece Swim Deep's new third album 'emerald classics' was released october 4 via cooking vinyl. 
try the first single 'to feel good'...

Swim Deep [England/Biringham] - To Feel Good
Emerald Classics







hamilton/canadian indie-/dreamrock outfit Basement Revolver have unveiled the title track from their forthcoming new release.
the six-song 'wax & digital' ep will arrive october 18 via sonic unyon.

Basement Revolver [Canada/Hamilton] - Wax & Digital
Wax & Digital Ep







california/us indie-/psych-/dreampop duo Rocketship are back with a brand new tune!
'i just can't get enough of you' is the first single from their forthcoming album 'thanks to you', out october 11 via darla records.

Rocketship [USA/California] I Just Can't Get Enough Of You
Thanks To You







london/uk indie rock / dream pop band Night Flowers have announced their sophomore full-length, alongside revealing the beautiful title track 'fortune teller'.
the album is set to be released on october 25 via dirty bingo records.

Night Flowers [England/London] - Fortune Teller
Fortune Teller







perth/australia indie rock/noisepop trio Ursula have shared the video for their new single 'i don't mind'.
the song is taken from their self-titled debut ep, released september 20...

Ursula [Australia/Perth]- I Don't Mind
Ursula Ep







portsmouth/uk noisepop/shoegaze/psychedelia trio Is Bliss have released their debut album 'strange communication' on june via club ac30.
'i tried' is the latest single to be taken from....

Is Bliss [England/Portsmouth] - I Tried
Strange Communication







'too late' is the title track and first single/video from san francisco/us ethereal/dreampop/shoegaze trio Fawning's debut ep, released september 20 on graveface records.

Fawning [USA/San Francisco] - Too Late
Too Late Ep







new single from Thousand Yard Stare, premiered on steve lamacq's bbc6music show!
the british band from slough, berkshire had several singles&eps and two amazing albums (hands on 1992 / mappamundi 1993) reached the top spot at the uk indie chart in the early 1990s, prior to the britpop explosion.
following their deep dreaming / star grazing double ep from april 2017, 'it sparks!' is the first taster from their upcoming comeback full-length , which is announced to be released later this year...

Thousand Yard Stare [England/Berkshire] - It Sparks!
tba







texas/us slowcore/ambient pop outfit Cigarettes After Sex have announced the release of their second studio album 'cry' for october 25 via partisan records.
here's the first single 'heavenly'...

Cigarettes After Sex [USA/Brooklyn] - Heavenly







new york/us early 90s alternative rock outfit Madder Rose return with their first full-length in 20 years!
'to be beautiful' was released on september 3 via trome records. here's a taster from the album...

Madder Rose [USA/New York] - I Lost The War
To Be Beautiful







london/uk indiepop band Spearmint's new album 'are you from the future' will be released november 1 via hitback records.
check the video for the first single '24 hours in a and e'...

Spearmint [England/London] - '24 Hours In A And E
Are You From The Future







brooklyn/us lo-fi indierock/-pop artist greta kline a.k.a. Frankie Cosmos have shared another new single.
'41st' the latest offering from their new album 'close It quietly', released september 6 on sub pop records.

Frankie Cosmos [USA/Brooklyn] - 41st
Close It quietly







'think about you' is the latest single from sydney/australia guitar-/jangle pop band Sunscreen.
the track is taken from the new ep 'falling in an elevator', released august 23 via spunk records.

Sunscreen [Australia/Sydney] - Think About You







scottish/glasgow indiepop band Belle and Sebastian have unveiled 'this letter', the second single from the forthcoming 'days of bagnold summer' soundtrack.
the album is out september 13 via matador records.
the movie, which is a adapated from a joff winterhart graphic novel, is set to arrive in cinemas in the first half of 2020...

Belle And Sebastian [Scotland/Glasgow] - This Letter
Days Of Bagnold Summer OST







london/uk indie-pop band Comet Gain are back with a new full-length, their first in 5 years.
the album titled 'fireraisers forever!' is due out on october 11 through tapete records.
here's the first single 'mid 8ts'...

Comet Gain [England/London] -Mid 8ts
Fireraisers Forever







birmingham indie rock/ post punk trio Victories at Sea have unveiled the video for their new tune 'quiet house'.
it's the first single from their sophomore album 'everybody's lost and all i want is to leave', which was released september 27 via gentlemen recordings.

Victories at Sea [England/Birmingham] - Quiet House
Everybody's Lost and All I Want Is To Leave







south carolina/us post punk/shoegaze band HUNDREDTH's new 'iridescent' ep was released september 26 via hopeless records. 
 here's the title track...

Hundredth [USA/South Carolina] - Iridescent
Iridescent Ep







london/uk indie rock/post punk trio White Lies have followed up their 2019 album 'five' with the standalone single 'hurt my heart' - released september 25 through [pias] recordings.

White Lies [England/London] - Hurt My Heart







'kick the butterfly' is the debut single from manchester/uk indie-/electro rock outfit Reclaim Vienna, released september 13 via 42s records.

Reclaim Vienna [England/Manchester] - Kick The Butterfly







The S.L.P. is the solo project from sergio pizzorno, guitarist and songwriter in uk indie rock outfit Kasabian.
'((trance))' is the latest single from his self-titled debut album, released august 30 on columbia records.

The S.L.P [England/Leicester] - ((trance)) 
The S.L.P.







british indie rock/psychedelic pop trio Temples have dropped the video for their latest single 'you're either on something'.
the new album 'hot motion' was released on september 27 via ato.

Temples [England/London]- You're Either On Something
Hot Motion







finally, portland/us electropop outfit Chromatics have released 'closer to grey', their first full-length in 7 years, on october 2 via italians do it better music.
'you're no good' is the latest single/video...

Chromatics [USA/Portland] - You're No Good 
Closer To Grey







stockholm/sweden indie-/electropop act Daybehavior have shared the video for their latest single 'there's nothing else'.
the new album 'based on a true story' is scheduled to be released in late autumn...

Daybehavior [Sweden/Stockholm] - There's Nothing Else
Based On A True Story

Tuesday, 27 August 2019

***new singles/videos***august 27, 2019***don't be real, be postmodern***



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

         #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #dreampop #madchester 

*Juliper Sky
*RIDE
*Ivory Wave
*The Twang
*My Life Story
*Shiva And The Hazards
*Bat For Lashes
*Jenny Hval
*Babeheaven
*Salad
*Sleeper
*Vida
*Marc Morris (The Bluetones)
*Pencey Sloe
*Topographies
*Sunstinger
*Hundredth
*Honey Lung
*Pixies 
*Vivian Girls
*DIIV
*Temples
*Johnny Marr
*Moonlight Parade
*Idlewild






excellent debut single from manchester/uk indie rock/shoegaze 5-piece Juliper Sky.
'heaven' was released july 26...

Juliper Sky [England/Manchester] - Heaven








oxford/uk shoegaze pioneers RIDE‘s new album 'this is not a safe place' was released august 16th via wichita recordings.
'clouds of saint marie' is the third single...

RIDE [England/Oxford] - Clouds of Saint Marie
This Is Not A Safe Place







new single from Ivory Wave
the birmingham/uk baggy/indie rock lads have dropped another quality tune...
'uptown' was released on august 2nd...we can't wait for a debut album!

Ivory Wave [England/Birmingham] - Uptown







here's the official video for 'dream', birmingham/uk indie rock band The Twang's ravy second single taken from their long-awaited fifth studio album 'if confronted just go mad', out november 8 via jump the cut records.

The Twang [England/Birmingham] - Dream 
If Confrontated Just Go Mad







london/uk 90s indie-/britpop outfit My Life Story have premiered the video for their comeback single 'taking on the world'.
'world citizen, their first album in 19 years!', is ready to drop on september 6 via exilophone records.

My Life Story [England/London] - Taking On The World
World Citizen








class new single from aussie band Shiva and the Hazards
the melbourne indie rock/neo-britpop/psychedelia outfit is currently supporting 90s britpop legends Cast and shoegaze heroes Ride on their australian tours.
'angkor wat' was released august 9 via ditto music...

Shiva and the Hazards [Australia/Melbourne] - Angkor Wat







london/uk singer-songwriter/indie-pop artist natasha khan a.k.a Bat For Lashes is releasing her fifth studio full-length 'lost girls', a 80s-inflected concept album on september 6 via awal recordings. 
'the hunger' is the third single to be taken from...

Bat For Lashes [England/London] - The Hunger
Lost Girls







nice new dreamy electropop single from tvedestrand/norwegian avant-pop artist Jenny Hval.
her new album 'the practice of love' is out on september 13 through sacred bones records.

Jenny Hval [Norway/Tvedestrand] - Ashes To Ashes 
The Practice Of Love







london/uk indie/trip hop outfit Babeheaven have shared the video for their new single 'jalisco'. 
the track was released on july 11...

Babeheaven [England/London] - Jalisco







you got the job' is the lead single from alternative rock/britpop outfit Salad's forthcoming album... 
the band from london/uk around ex-mtv vj marijne van der vlugt will release their new full-lenght ‘the salad way’ on august 30 via three bean/rough trade.

Salad [England/London] - You Got The Job
The Salad Way







london/uk britpop vets Sleeper have unveiled the video for their latest single 'more than i do'.
the song is taken from their new album 'the modern age', released back in march this year via gorsky records.

Sleeper [England/London] - More Than I Do
The Modern Age







alloa/scottish indierock/neo-britpop five-piece Vida have shared the video for their new single 'when the sun', released august 23...

Vida [Scotland/Aloa] - When The Sun







Mark Morriss, singer of 90’s indie/britpop favs The Bluetones will release his fourth solo album 'look up' on september 20 through reckless yes records. 
here's the video for the first single 'all the wrong people'...

Mark Morriss [England/London] - All The Wrong People 
Look Up







parisian/french indie rock/shoegaze/dreampop band Pencey Sloe's debut album 'don't believe,watch out' is ready to release on september 27 via prophecy production. 
'all ok' is the latest single/video...

Pencey Sloe [France/Paris] - All Ok 
Don't Believe, Watch Out







epic new single from san francisco/us indie/shoegaze trio Topographies.
'cherry blossom' was released august 7 via sonic cathedral singles club...

Topographies [USA/San Francisco] - Cherry Blossom







promising new single from fife/scottish indie rock/post punk/shoegaze band Sunstinger!
'she stole my sky' was released on august 9 through fat ghost records.

Sunstinger [Scotland/Fife] - You Stole My Sky








south carolina/us shoegaze/post punk outfit HUNDREDTH have unleashed their new single 'leave yourself', released august 22 via hopeless records.

Hundredth [USA/South Carolina] - Leave Yourself








london/uk alternative rock outfit Honey Lung have unveiled the video for the brand new single 'nothing'.
it's their first release since the previous debut ep 'memory' which was dropped back in february via kanine records.

Honey Lung [England/London] - Nothing








legendary boston/us alternative rock outfit PIXIES' seventh studio full-length 'beneath the eyrie' will be released on september 13 via bmg/infectious. 
here's the video for the latest single 'catfish kate'...

Pixies [USA/Boston] - Catfish Kate
Beneath The Eyrie








'something to do' from brooklyn/us lo-fi indie rock band Vivian Girls is the second single from their forthcoming fourth studio album 'memory' which is out on september 20 through polyvinyl records.

Vivian Girls [USA/Brooklyn] - Something To Do
Memory








brooklyn/us indie rock/shoegaze band DIIV have dropped 'taker', the second single from their upcoming third studio album 'deceiver' - out october 4 through captured tracks.

DIIV [USA/Brookyln] - Taker Deceiver








british psychedelic pop trio Temples will release their third studio full-length 'hot motion on september 27 via ato records.
'you're either on something' is the latest single...

Temples [England/London] - You're Either On Something
Hot Motion







former The Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has unveiled a second one-off single for 2019.
'the bright parade' was released august 8 through new voodoo records.

Johnny Marr [England/Manchester] - The Bright Parade







west sussex/uk indie-/guitarpop band Moonlight Parade have shared the video for their new single 'jennifer'. 
the song comes from their second album 'caught in a wave' which will be out in august...

Moonlight Parade [England/West Sussex] - Jennifer 
Caught In A Wave







following their great comeback single 'taking on the world',
'#nofilter' is the second single from london/uk britpop outfit My Life Story's new album 'world citizen'.
it's their first full-length in 19 years, ready to release via exilophone records on september 6...

My Life Story [England/London] - #NoFilter 
World Citizen








scottish/edinburgh indie rock band Idlewild have aired the video for their latest single 'there's a place for everything'. 
the song is taken from the band's new album 'interview music', which came out back in april via empty words records.

Idlewild [Scotland/Edinburgh] - There's A Place For Everything 
Interview Music



Sunday, 28 July 2019

***new singles/videos***july28, 2019***don't be real, be postmodern***



***postmodern july edition featuring the best new indie and alternative singles & video releases from the last few weeks...***
(new! including youtube mtv playlist..) 

         #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #dreampop #madchester 

*Hibou
*The Proctors
*Dayflower
*Belle and Sebastian
*Longwave
*High Hazels
*Inhaler
*RIDE
*PLANET
*My Life Story
*Liam Gallagher
*Space Monkeys
*Cleargreen
*Mystery Jets
*Heavy Heart
*Sufjan Stevens
*Sons Of The Descent
*Book Klub
*JAWS
*Vivian Girls
*DIIV
*Swimming Tapes
*L I P S
*HUNDREDTH
*Drab Majesty
*New Model Army





Hibou, the dreamy indiepop project of seattle/us musician peter michel has dropped the video for the latest single 'an hour of vision'. 
the track is taken from the third studio album 'halve', released july 26 on barsuk records.

Hibou [USA/Seattle] - An Hour Of Vision
Halve







nice sarah records influenced new single from west midland/uk indiepop band The Proctors, out july 26 digital and on limited 7inch vinyl via shelflife records.

The Proctors [England/West Midlands] - Letters To The Girl




beautiful jangly indiepop single from leicester/uk band Dayflower.
their debut 7" single for cloudberry records will be out this fall...



Dayflowers [England/Leicester] - Sweet Georgia Gazes







glasgow/scottish indiepop legends Belle and Sebastian have recorded the original soundtrack for the british coming-of-age movie 'days of the bagnold summer', featuring 11 brand new songs, as well 2 re-workings of their old favourites 'get me away fom here i'm dying' and 'i know where the summer goes'.
the album will be out september 13 through matador records, the movie arrives in theaters in 2020. 
here's the first single 'sister buddah'....

Belle And Sebastian [Scotland/Glasgow] - Sister Buddah
Days Of The Bagnold Summer OST







nyc/us indie rock outfit Longwave have shared the video for 'dreamers float away', the second single from their forthcoming fifth album 'if we ever live forever', out october 25 via bodan kuma recordings.

Longwave [USA/NYC] - Dreamers Float Away
If We Ever Live Forever







sheffield/uk indie rock-/pop band High Hazels have unveiled the video for the latest single 'slow dancers'. 
their highly anticipated sophomore full-length 'days of no one' is out on august 15 via heist or hit and records.

High Hazels [England/Sheffield] - Slow Dancers
Days Of No One







dublin/irland indierock/-pop group Inhaler, the band from 19-year-old elijah hewson (son of bono/U2) have premiered the video for their outstanding 'my honest face' single.

Inhaler [Irland/Dublin] - My Honest Face







oxford/uk indie rock/shoegaze heroes RIDE have shared the second single from their forthcoming sixth studio album 'this is not a safe place' which is out on august 15 through witchita recordings.

Ride [England/Oxford] - Repetition







brand new single from up-and-coming sydney/australia indie rock/neo-britpop 4-piece PLANET
we can't wait for their debut album...

Planet [Australia/Sydney] - Never New
tba







london/uk indie-/britpop outfit My Life Story return with their first album in 19 years! 
'world citizen' is ready to drop on september 6 via exilophone records. here's the great first single 'taking on the world'....

My Life Story [England/London] - Taking On The World
World Citizen







former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has unveiled his new single ‘once'. 
it's the third single from his upcoming second solo album 'why me? why no', set to be released on september 20 through warner records.

Liam Gallagher [England/Manchester] - Once 
Why Me ? Why No







manchester/uk indie rock/baggy outfit Space Monkeys return with a brand new single, their first in 21 years! 
'submarine' is taken from their as-yet-untitled forthcoming new album, scheduled to be released later this year...

Space Monkeys [England/Manchester] - Submarine
tba







'people' is the fine new single from manchester/uk indie/britrock/-pop four-piece Cleargreen, released june 28...

Cleargreen [England/Manchester] - People







'hospital radio' is the new single from london/uk indie rock outfit Mystery Jets, released july 8 through universal music.

Mystery Jets [England/London] - Hospital Radio







london/uk dream-/indie rock outfit Heavy Heart have unveiled another beautful new tune. 
following 'dowsabel' from march this year, here's their atmospheric new single 'cry ice', released july 3...

Heavy Heart [England/London] - Cry Ice







'love yourself' is the latest single from detroit/us indie/folk/electronica artist Sufjan Stevens, released june 28 on limited edition 7inch via asthmatic kitty records.

Sufjan Stevens [USA/Detroit] - Love Yourself







edinburgh/scottish indie rock/psychedelia/electronica trio Sons Of The Descent feat. ian white (guitarist in 90s factory records band The Wendys) and hugh duggie (vocalist/guitarist in mute records band Foil) have shared the video for their magnificent new single 'physics of angels', released july 5 via indie through the looking glass.

Sons Of The Descent [Scotland/Edinburgh] - Physics Of Angels







nice debut single from edinburgh/scottish indierock band Book Klub, released july 12...

Book Klub [Scotland/Edinburgh] - Care







birmingham/uk indie rock band JAWS have unleashed the video for their latest single 'end of the world'. 
the song comes from their third studio album 'the ceiling', released april 5 through rough trade records.

Jaws [England/Birmingham] - End Of The World
The Ceiling







brooklyn/us indie rock/noise-pop band Vivian Girls are back with a new album, their first in eight years! 
'memory' is out on september 20 via polyvinyl records. 
check the first single 'sick'...

Vivian Girls [USA/Brooklyn] - Sick
Memory







brooklyn/us indie rock/shoegaze band DIIV are set to release their third studio album 'deceiver' on october 4th through captured tracks. 
'skin game' is a first taster...

DIIV [USA/Brooklyn] - Skin Game
Deceiver







sheffield/uk dreamy indierock/-pop outfit High Hazels have shared another new single... 
'one for the cameras' is taken from the their sophomore album 'days of no one', out august 15 via heist or hit.

High Hazels [England/Sheffield] - One For The Cameras
Days Of No One







'keep her closer' is the third single release from london/uk jangly dream-/indiepop five-piece Swimming Tapes' debut album 'morningside', released may 24 via hand in hive.

Swimming Tapes [England/London] - Keep Her Closer
Morningside







'in summer' is the new single from cornwall/uk dream-/jangle-poppers L I P S, released june 27...

LIPS [England/Cornwall] - In Summer







south carolina/us shoegaze/postpunk outfit HUNDREDTH have dropped a new single!
'cauterize' was released on june 27 via hopeless records.

Hundredth [USA/South Carolina] - Cauterize







los angeles/us indie/ethereal new wave band Drab Majesty have shared the video for their latest single 'out of sequence'. 
the song is taken from the third album 'modern mirror', released july 12th on dais records.

Drab Majesty [USA/Los Angeles] - Out Of Sequence
Modern Mirror







'never arriving' is the new single from alternative rock vets New Model Army taken from their forthcoming fifteenth studio full-length 'from here' - out on august 23 via earmusic.

New Model Army [England/West Yorkshire] - Never Arriving
From Here







and last but not least another single by former oasis frontman Liam Gallagher. 
the river is the second release from his upcoming solo album 'why me? why not', set to drop on september 20 via warner records.

Liam Gallagher [England/Manchester] - The River
Why Me ? Why Not

Sunday, 23 June 2019

***new singles/videos***june23, 2019***don't be real, be postmodern***








***postmodern june edition featuring the best new indie and alternative singles & video releases from the last few weeks...***
(new! including youtube mtv playlist..) 

         #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #dreampop #madchester 

*The Spitfires
*Shader
*Velvet Tides
*Richard Hawley
*High Hazels
*Westkust
*Drab Majesty
*The Soft Cavalry
*Dress Thèque
*Green Buzzard
*Galants
*Heavy Heart
*The Wedding Present
*Burning House
*Is Bliss
*Frankie Cosmos
*The Ocean Blue
*The Rhythm Method
*The Divine Comedy
*Underworld
*Plaid
*808 State
*Jübl








'enough is enough' is the fine new single/video from watford/uk 4-piece indie-/britrock band The Spitfires, out july 19 through catch 22 records.

The Spitfires [England/Watford] - Enough Is Enough







rising manchester/uk indie-/britrock band SHADER have premiered the video for their amazing 'there was a time' single, released may 3...

Shader [England/Manchester] - There Was A Time







following their promising debut single 'into light' from april this year, here's birmingham/uk indie rock/shoegaze/post punk four-piece Velvet Tides' class second single 'lost in motion' - released june 18....

Velvet Tides [England/Birmingham] - Lost In Motion







sheffield/uk songwriter and former Longpigs/Pulp guitarist Richard Hawley has aired the video for his latest single 'alone'.
the track is taken from the eighth studio album 'further', released may 31 through bmg.

Richard Hawley [England/Sheffield] - Alone
Further







sheffield/uk indiepop-/rock darlings High Hazels are back with a new single!
'slow dancers' comes from their forthcoming second album 'days of no one', set to release on august 15 via heist or hit records.

High Hazeles [England/Sheffield] - Slow Dancers
Days Of No One







gothenburg/swedish noisepop/shoegaze five-piece band Westkust have shared the video for the great 'cotton skies' single. 
the track is taken from their second self-titled full-length, released march 1 via luxury records.

Westkust [Sweden/Gothenburg] - Cotton Skies
Westkust







los angeles/us indie/ethereal new wave band Drab Majesty will release their new studio album 'modern mirror' on july 12 via dais records. 
'oxytocin' is the third single to be taken from...

Drab Majesty [USA/Los Angeles] - Oxytocin 
Modern Mirror







london/uk indie duo The Soft Cavalry feat. Slowdive's rachel goswell and her husband steven clarke will release their self-titled debut album on july 5 via bella union records. 
here's the second single 'bulletproof'...

The Soft Cavalry [England/London] - Bulletproof 
The Soft Cavalry







sydney/australia madchester inspired indie rock outfit Dress Thèque have unveiled the video for their new tune 'another way to heaven'. 
the single was released june 14 through viscera arts.

Dress Thèque [Australia/Sydney] - Another Way To Heaven







syndey/australia fuzzy indie rock outfit Green Buzzard have premiered the video for their new catchy tune 'i don't want to be alone'. 
the single was released june 17 via liberation music.

Green Buzzard [Australia/Sydney] - I Don't Want To Be Alone







dublin/irish shoegazy indierock-/pop foursome Galants' sophomore ep 'stay light' will be released on june 21 through zen ten records. 
check the video for the title track...

Galants [Irland/Dublin] - Stay Light
Stay Light Ep







london/uk indie rock four-piece Heavy Heart have revealed the video for their dreamy 'dowsabel' single. 
the track was released on march 27...

Heavy Heart [England/London] - Dowsabel







'jump in, the water's fine' is the new single from indie rock legends The Wedding Present, out august 2nd via come play with me.

The Wedding Present [England/Leeds] - Jump In, The Water's fine







southampton/uk indie rock/shoegaze outfit Burning House will release their debut album 'anthropocene' on july 12 through miohmi records. 
here's the new video for the grungy single 'if you won't'...

Burning House [England/Southampton] - If You Won't
Anthropocene







portsmouth/uk noisepop/shoegaze/psychedelia trio Is Bliss'debut album 'strange communication' was released june 7 via club ac30.
'what to believe' is the second single...

Is Bliss [England/Portsmouth] - What To Believe
Strange Communication






new york/us lo-fi indierock artist greta kline a.k.a. Frankie Cosmos has announced a new album called 'close It quietly', set to release on september 6 via sub pop records. 
here's the lead single 'windows'...

Frankie Cosmos [USA/New York] - Windows 
Close It Quietly







'All The Way Blue' is the second single from pennsylvania/us indiepop vets The Ocean Blue's new album 'kings and queens / knaves and thieves', out june 21 on korda records.

The Ocean Blue [USA/Pennsylvania] - All The Way Blue
Kings And Queens / Knaves And Thieves







london/uk indie-/electropop duo The Rhythm Method have shared the video for their latest single 'continental breakfast'. 
the debut album 'how would you know i was lonely?' was released june 21 via moschi moschi records.

The Rhythm Method [England/London] - Continental Breakfast
How Would You Know I Was Lonely







'norman and norma' is the lead single from northern ireland chamber-/britpop band The Divine Comedy's new double album 'office politics', out june 7 through [pias] recordings.

The Divine Comedy [North Irland/Enniskillen] - Norman And Norma 
Office Politics







british electronica/dance pioneers karl hyde/rick smith a.k.a Underworld celebrate the conclusion of their hugely ambitious 52-week 'drift' series with the brand new album 'drift songs', set to arrive on october 25 through caroline international. 
the duo describe their latest tune 'listen to their no' as 'just over five and a half minutes of superlative sunset techno; a lucid dream built around an insistent analogue riff and a rush of pure positivity...'.

Underworld [England/London] - Listen To Their No
Drift Songs







legendary british electronica/idm duo Plaid have just released their new album 'polymer' on june 7 via warp records. 
here's the video for the latest single 'dancers'...

Plaid [England/London] - Dancers Polymer







iconic manchester/uk acid house/electronica outfit 808 State return with a new single!
'tokyo tokyo' comes from their forthcoming ep 'initial granada report', out on july 12 via ingrooves.

808 State [England/Manchester] - Tokyo Tokyo
Initial Granada Report Ep







Jübl is the new band from rudy tambala. (one half of end 80s dream-/experimental pop duo A.R.Kane)
their latest double a-side single 'quiet sun / slips over' was released on june 21. 
a debut album is scheduled to be released in july...

Jübl [England/London] - Quiet Sun 
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