Category Archives: Rock

SONG OF THE DAY Cristobal And The Sea – Goat Flokk

‘Exitoca’ is a trip into an alternative reality where humans care for each other and the environment, value sensual experiences and dance their troubles away…Christobal and The Sea London-based Christobal and The Sea consists of band members from Portugal, Spain, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Mattiel – Count Your Blessings

Definitely not lacking on the talent front, Georgia-born Mattiel is an ad designer, illustrator, set builder and (more recently) a singer-songwriter!  Her youth was spent on her mother’s farm and as an adolescent she would often listen to her mother’s … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY King Khan & The Shrines – Torture

I’ve now come to expect that anything with King Khan in the title means fun, frolics and frenzied rock’n’soul! I’ve dabbled in some of King Khan’s music, but have yet to own a single record…I will remedy this one day! … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Talking Heads – Sugar On My Tongue

I know it was only a couple of days ago that I featured  Talking Heads, but finding that early demo recording inspired me to dig out and listen to lots of their early music and it’s been rather lovely doing … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Talking Heads – The Lady Dont Mind (early demo)

It’s 1984 in David Byrne’s New York apartment and his True Creatures Demos are in the process of being recorded.  These sessions featured demos for songs that were later included in their Little Creatures (1985) and True Stories (1986) albums and it wasn’t until … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Timber Timbre – Trouble Comes Knocking (live)

I love this song at the best of times, but found a live copy of it today which sounds even better than the album copy!  I’m not sure where this version was recorded as details are scarce but, with its … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Ty Segall – Big Man

Ty Segall has just released a new EP for which he will be donating all of its profits to the American Civil Liberties Union.   Fried Shallots consists of six tracks and is currently available digitally, with the physical copy releasing on August … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY A. Savage – Winter in the South

This Autumn Parquet Courts frontman Andrew Savage, a.k.a A. Savage, will be releasing his debut solo album, Thawing Dawn via Dull Tools Records. The album is a collection of 10 songs all of which are orientated around the topic of love, directly … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Grizzly Bear – Neighbors

Grizzly Bear have a new album coming this August and have just released it’s third single, Neighbors. Painted Ruins is the band’s first full-length release since 2012’s Sheilds and this latest single follows previously released tracks, Three Rings, Mourning Sound and Four Cypresses.  In … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY The Damned – Neat Neat Neat

I don’t often rant about a good movie but last night I went to see Baby Driver and it was superb!..one of the best films I’ve seen in a while and yes, whilst I may be slightly swayed by just … Continue reading

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