Tag Archives: Post Punk

SONG OF THE DAY Eyesore and the Jinx – On an Island

“Sweet and tender ballad dedicated to the cultural residue of post-Brexit Britain. Where endorsers of teeth whitener, protein shakes and 2 for 1 cocktails are as influential as the reptiles in Westminster”. Discordant, skittish, highly charged and rather tasty; this … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Deliluh – Freeloader Feast

As I promised you all a couple of days ago, here is Deliluh’s latest single Freeloader Feast! Following last years debut LP Day Catcher the Canadian art-rock DIY’ers have returned with the first single from their upcoming five-track mini album Oath … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Bodega – Name Escape

Bodega: Embracing pretension and moulding it into their own shape. Emerging in 2016 after former outfit Bodega Bay naturally petered out, Bodega are a New York band consisting of co-vocalist and songwriter Nikki Belfiglio, guitarist Madison Velding-VanDam, bassist Heather Elle … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Haze – Piochitas

Another band to make it through to Glastonbury’s Emerging Talent long-list is Bristol’s post-punk four-piece, Haze.  Releasing their latest single Piochitas earlier this month via Hate Hate Hate Records (who have released the likes of Fat White Family and The Wytches), … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Drool – Fun

Describing themselves as an evocative, Alt-rock outfit, London quartet DROOL are another band shortlisted in Glastonbury’s 2019 Emerging Talent Competition. Fusing late 80’s post-punk, 90’s grunge and short 60’s melodic structures, the band are a product of a very impulsive … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Fake Turins – Afterwards

From the thousands of artists that entered Glastonbury’s free Emerging Talent Competition 2019, the 90 acts for the long-list have yesterday been announced! These acts were picked by a judging panel made up of 30 of the UK’s best online … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY The Fall – Futures and Pasts (Peel Session)

Taken from The Falls superb debut album, Live at the Witch Trials, Futures and Pasts is one of my favourite tracks from the record..but I love this album so all of the songs could basically fall into that ‘favourite’ category! … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY K. H. mirth – Falling Over

Three days ago I featured a superb track by Leicester’s, Thee Ludds (and I dare say I’ll be featuring some more soon).  Their most recent project sees 3/4 of the quartet joining forces with past members of Earth Rod.  Now known as K.H. … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Big In Japan – Nothing Special

Emerging from Liverpool in the late 1970’s, Big In Japan were an interesting punk collective known as a supergroup, but a supergroup with a difference; that being its members only became ‘super’ after they left and went into other bands!  … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Silverbacks – Just In The Band

Dublin/Kildare’s, Silverbacks attracted my attention earlier this year with their bustling, brash, post-punk gem, Dunkirk.  How their next single escaped my attention I do not know, but at the end of last month the art-punk outfit followed up their last single … Continue reading

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