Category Archives: Experimental

SONG OF THE DAY Jeremiah Chiu & Marta Sofia Honer – By Foot By Sea

Is it pure coincidence, or am I subconsciously emitting some sonic receptor that is picking up these textured sounds of nature lately? Following (accidentally) in a likeminded vein from Neal Heppleston’s concept album, which plays homage to the vastness of … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Neal Heppleston – Ghost Ship

I have only just heard this track, but had to and share! As I write this, I’m on my second listen and I’m liking it! In fact, so much so that the 3:48 seconds of its duration seemed to pass … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Javelin – Cowpoke

When music is based on a concept and that concept is the American wild west, it’s going to get my vote any day! This is the story behind Canyon Candy! Over ten years ago, back in 2011, cousins Tom Van … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Skinny Pelembe – Like A Heart Won’t Beat

Born in Johannesburg, growing up in Doncaster and now based in London, Skinny Pelembe’s music reflects the freedom of his creative make-up. He produces, plays guitar, sings and MCs, tapping into a unique, influence-weaving sound. With an open mind and … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Skinshape – Theme For Lazarus

Ahh, this little cutie drifted into my radar the other day and I was touched by its softness. The dynamic changes are striking and the subtly of this track makes it feel like a gentle stranger you have just met, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Medicine Singers – Sunrise (Rumble) 

“A vivid new context for the sound of the powwow drum, highlighting the debt that rock music owes to Native American music.” (Pitchfork) When I first heard this song I was couldn’t stop myself grinning with joy at what I … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Maledictus Sound – Blues Section Club

Right now if I had to find a song that could deliver me from the pain in my head and whisk me away on a floaty cloud of sonic elegance, this would probably be the one!! As I drift away … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY L’Exotighost – Kamongo

If I had to define ‘cool’ by a sound, I think I could pretty much encapsulate the essence of this word with just about any song by L’Exotighost!! Working my way through their latest release (and second full-length offering), I … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Dina ögon – Undantag

“Music for brighter days. And for dancing and dreamin’ away….” DIY Swedish label, Sing a Song Fighter (founded by the Swedish producer/musician, Karl Jonas Winqvist of Wau Wau Collectif – amongst other bands) released the debut album from Dina Ögon … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Madrigal – The Ballad (Dreams)

“Pioneering at the time and still unique today, vague parallels could be made to Suicide, the Patron Saints and Velvet Underground’s third LP, but first and last Madrigal can only be understood on its own….”(Subliminal Sounds – Bandcamp) Never originally … Continue reading

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