Monday, 20 May 2019

***new singles/videos***may 20, 2019***don't be real, be postmodern***

***new music monday...postmodern featuring last week's best new indie and alternative singles & video releases...***
(new! including youtube mtv playlist..) 

         #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #dreampop #madchester 

*Dress Thèque
*The Peach Fuzz
*The Twang
*Burning House
*Jarv Is
*Craig Walker (Power Of Dreams/Archive)
*The Ocean Blue
*Swimming Tapes
*Lust For Youth
*The Soft Cavalry 

this ace new madchester influenced tune from sydney/australian band Dress Thèque blew us away and we look forward in eager anticipation to a future debut album announcement.... 
'gone made' is their third single and was released april 12 through viscera arts.

Dress Thèque [Australia/Sydney] - Gone Mad

oxford/uk shoegaze pioneers RIDE's upcoming sixth studio album 'this is not a safe place' is set to arrive on august 16 via wichita recordings.
here's the video for the first single 'future love'...

RIDE [England/Oxford] - Future Love
This Is Not A Safe Place

liverpool/uk indierock-/pop outfit The Peach Fuzz have revealed the video for their catchy new single 'the outside looking in', released april 12 through skeleton key records.

The Peach Fuzz [England/Liverpool] - The Outside Looking In

jacksonville/us indierock-/pop artist Yuno have shared the video for the amazing 'sunlight' single, a reworked version from his 2012' song. 
the track was released may 14 via sub pop records.

Yuno [USA/Jacksonville] - Sunlight

birmingham/uk indie rock four-piece The Twang are back with a new single!
'everytime' is a nice chilled vibe first single and comes from their long awaited forthcoming fifth studio album 'If confronted just go mad', out on november 29 via jump the cut records.

The Twang [England/Birmingham] - Everytime
If Confronted Just Go Mad

dublin/irish indie rock/-pop group Inhaler, the band from 19-year-old elijah hewson (son of bono/u2) have unveiled another promising new single!
'my honest face' was released today, may 17....

Inhaler [Irland/Dublin] - My Honest Face

'if you won't' is the latest single from southampton/uk grungy indie rock/shoegaze outfit Burning House's debut album 'anthropocene', set to release on july 12 through miohmi records.

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

'obsessed' is the latest single from hotly tipped brisbane/australia indie-/dreampop artist harriette pilbeam a.k.a Hatchie's debut full-length 'keepsake'.
the album is ready to drop on june 21 through heavenly recordings.

Hatchie [Australia/Brisbane] - Obsessed 

Jarv Is … is the new project from jarvis cocker, frontman of sheffield/uk indie-/britpop band Pulp. 
check the debut single 'must i evolve'...

Jarv Is [England/Sheffield] - Must I Evolve

Craig Walker, frontman of legendary irish indie rock band Power Of Dreams and former singer of indie/electronica outfit Archive has shared the title track of his new solo ep 'the hurt', out june 21 via fabrique records..

Craig Walker [Irland/Dublin] - The Hurt
The Hurt Ep

pennsylvania/us indie-/dream pop veterans THE OCEAN BLUE return with a new single!
'kings and queens' is the lead single from their upcoming album 'kings and queens / knaves and thieves', due out on june 21 via korda records.

The Ocean Blue [USA/Pensylvania] - Kings And Queens
Kings And Queens / Knaves And Thieves

'diamond high' is the jangly new single from leicester/uk indie-/britrock band Gazelle's debut ep 'young blood', released may 11...

Gazelle [England/Leicester] - Diamond High
Young Blood Ep

london/uk dreamy indie-/janglepop band Swimming Tapes have aired their new single 'keep her closer', another summer-fuelled tune from their forthcoming debut album 'morningside', out this friday, may 24 via hand in hive.

Swimming Tapes [England/London] - Keep Her Closer

scandinavian indie/electropop duo Lust For Youth will release their new self-titled album on june 7 via sacred bones. 
'new balance point' is the third single to be taken from...

Lust For Youth [Denmark/Copenhagen] - New Balance Point
Lust For Youth

nice chillout tune from uk electronica legends karl hyde and rick smith a.k.a Underworld.
'custard speedtalk' was released on april 4 and comes from their one year long experimental music&video project 'drift', which see them release new material on a weekly basis.

Underworld [Wales/Cardiff] -Custard Speetalk 
DRIFT Ep.3 Pt.2

The Soft Cavalry is a new collaboration between Slowdive's rachel goswell and her husband steven clarke. 
the london/uk duo will release their self-titled debut album on july 5 via bella union records. 
here's the video for the first single 'dive'...

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

The Smiths vocalist Morrissey has unveiled another track from his anticipated first-ever covers album. 
'lady willpower', originally released back in 1968 from Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, comes from mozzer's new full-length 'california son', out this friday, may 24 via bmg.

Morrissey [England/Manchester] - Lady Willpower
California Son

Friday, 10 May 2019

***new singles/videos***may 10, 2019***don't be real, be postmodern***

***weekend edition of postmodern, a jam-packed release featuring the best new indie and alternative singles & videos from the last couple of weeks...***
(new! including youtube mtv playlist..) 

         #indierock #britpop #shoegaze #dreampop #madchester 

*No Suits In Miami
*Velvet Tides
*Is Bliss
*Little Cub
*Underground Lovers
*Virginia Wing
*The Blue Herons
*Richard Hawley
*The Peach Fuzz
*Callow Youth
*Swimming Tapes
*The Soft Cavalry
*Ian Brown
*Dermo (Northside)
*Saint Etienne
*Lust For Youth
*Drab Majesty
*Howard Jones

liverpool/uk indiepop lads SPINN have just released their amazing self-titled debut full-length on may 3 via modern sky uk.
it's an album full of enthusiasm, facility and dreamy melodies. 
here's the brand new video for the opening track 'believe it or not'.

SPINN [England/Liverpool] - Believe It Or Not

australian/brisbane dream-/indiepop artist Hatchie's highly anticipated debut album 'keepsake' lands on june 21 through heavenly recordings.
'stay with me', the second single is a fine indie dance pop tune!

Hatchie [Australia/Brisbane] - Stay With Me

'there was a time' is the new single from up-and-coming manchester/uk indie rock outfit SHADER, released may 3...

Shader [England/Manchester] - There Was A Time

dublin/irland indierock/-pop group Inhaler, the band from 19-year-old elijah hewson (son of bono/U2) have shared the video for their new single 'it won't always be like this' - released march 19...

Inhaler [Irland/Dublin] - It Won't Always Be Like This

rising alloa/scottish indie rock/neo britpop four-piece Vida have aired the video for their new single 'take it easy' - released may 3...

Vida [Scotland/Alloa] - Take It Easy

'weather diaries' was RIDE's first new album in 21 years back in 2016. now the oxford/uk noisepop/shoegaze heroes have just announced the release of a brand new second album since reforming. 
'this is not a safe place' will be out on august 15 through wichita recordings and 'future love' is the first single to be taken from it...

RIDE [England/Oxford] - Future Love
This Is Not A Safe Place

'only you know how' is the new single from lund/swedish indie-/dream-/janglepop band No Suits In Miami, released march 26 on svart kaffe records.

No Suits In Miami [Sweden/Miami] - Only You Know How
​I Hope That No One Sees Me

birmingham/uk indierock/dreampop/shoegaze quartet Velvet Tides have dropped the video for their great debut single 'into light'. 
the track was released on april 14...

Velvet Tides [England/Birmingham] - Into Light

portsmouth/uk indie/shoegaze/psychedelia outfit Is Bliss have dropped the video for their brilliant new single 'all i see is you'.
their highly anticipated debut lp 'strange communication' is set for release on june 7th via club ac30.

Is Bliss [Portsmouth/England] - All I see Is You
Strange Communication

london/uk indie/electropop outfit Little Cub return with a new single! 
following their brilliant debut album 'still life' back in 2017, the new second album 'reward' will be released on may 24 via domino records.

Little Cub [England/London] - Millennium People

australia/melbourne indie rock/electronica veterans Underground Lovers have unleashed the video for the new single 'the passer-by'. 
their 10th studio album 'a left turn' will be released later this year...

Underground Lovers [Australia/Melbourne] - The Passer-By
A Left Turn

manchester/uk indie/electropop duo Virginia Wing have aired the video for their new single 'pale burnt lake'. 
the track comes from the band's third studio album 'ecstatic arrow', released back in june last year through fire records.

Virginia Wing [England/Manchester] - Pale Burnt Lake
Ecstatic Arrow

nice dreamy madchester influenced new single from lucerne/switzerland indie band The Blue Herons, released april 5...

The Blue Herons feat. Thierry Haliniak [Switzerland/Lucerne] - Another Chance

following the release of their critically acclaimed third studio full-length 'the ceiling' on april 5th, birmingham/uk dreamy indie rock outfit JAWS have shared the video for the single 'do you remember'...

JAWS [England/Birmingham] - Do You Remember ?
The Ceiling

sheffield/uk songwriter and former Longpigs/Pulp guitarist Richard Hawley is set to release a new full-length. 
his eighth album 'further' is due out on may 31 via bmg.
check his latest single 'alone'...

Richard Hawley [England/Sheffield] - Alone

promising britpop/madchester-esque single from coventry/uk indierock newcomers FEET.
'english weather' was released january 25 on clapped records.

FEET [England/Coventry] - English Weather

following their amazing debut single 'destroy the evidence' from last year november, liverpool/uk indierock/psychpop lads The Peach Fuzz have released their second single 'the outside looking in' on april 11 via skeleton key records.

The Peach Fuzz [England/Liverpool] - The Outside Looking In

'did it really matter?' is the anthemic debut single from manchester/uk indie rock 4-piece Callow Youth, released february 1 on waterskin records.

Callow Youth [England/Manchester] - Did It Really Matter ?

birmingham/uk indie rock/neo britpop 5 piece Violet have shared their new single 'wilt', released april 26 via holyhowl.

Violet [England/Birmingham] - Wilt

london/uk jangly dreampop five-piece Swimming Tapes have unveiled the video for their latest single 'passing ships'.
the track comes from their debut album 'morningside', out on may 24 via hand in hive.

Swimming Tapes [England/London] - Passing Ships

rachel goswell of Slowdive has teamed up with her husband steve clarke as new group The Soft Cavalry.
'dive' is a first taster of their self-titled debut album, out on july 5 through bella union records.

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

magical new video from king monkey!
'from chaos to harmony' is taken from The Stone Roses' frontman seventh studio solo album 'ripples', released february 1 via polydor.

Ian Brown [England/Manchester] - From Chaos To Harmony 

factory records/90s madchester band Northside frontman warren 'DERMO' dermody has just released his debut solo full-length 'the road to know where' on april 25... 
'it's easy now', track 2 from the album is worth to be dropped as a single...

Dermo [England/Manchester] - It's Easy Now
The Road To Know Where

new single from london/uk indie dance vets Saint Etienne.
'saturday boy' was recorded during the sessions of last years 'home counties' album and officially released on 7inch vinyl at record store day this year.

Saint Etienne [England/London] - Saturday Boy

copenhagen/denmark based electropop outfit Lust For Youth have shared the video for their new single 'by no means'. 
the track is lifted from the duo's forthcoming self-titled album, out june 7 via sacred bones records.

Lust For Youth [Denmark/Copenhagen] - By No Means
Lust For Youth

dais records have announced the new third studio album 'modern mirror' by los angeles/us postpunk/new wave artist Drab Majesty, ready for release on july 12. 
check the first single 'ellipsis'...

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

'hero in your eyes' is the new single from 80s synthpop pioneer Howard Jones.
his new album 'transform' was released may 10 via big lake music.

Howard Jones [England/Southampton] - Hero In Your Eyes

southampton/uk 80s synthpop pioneer Howard Jones has premiered the video for his latest single 'the one to love you'. 
his new studio album titled 'transform' is due out on may 10 via big lake music.

Howard Jones [England/Southampton] - The One To love You