Cheekface – Wedding Guests

Cheekface, Cheekface, Cheekface. Here we are again as the trio of Greg Katz, Amanda Tannen and Mark Edwards return with another song that knowingly smiles at the bitter-sweet stuff of life. ‘Wedding Guests’ speaks perfectly to the experience of the time we spend between delivery room and funeral home. Lyrically, Katz cracks funnies to express…

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Interview: John Higgs – The Future Starts Here

Author John Higgs is developing quite the cult around his prolific output. In recent years he has generated a sequence of books which explore the surprising, and often magical recesses of popular cultural history. His subjects are often well known; Timothy Leary’s influence was investigated in I Have America Surrounded: The Life of Timothy Leary….

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Good Morning – Garden

Good Morning, the duo of Stefan Blair and Liam Parsons, have just announced their second album of the year. Basketball Breakups will be released on October 4. To celebrate the announcement, the prolific outfit have shared the lead single. It’s called ‘Garden’ and it has a deeply pleasing video. Like previous stand-alone tracks, ‘Boy, I’m just a…

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Pom Pom Squad – Cherry Blossom

We’ve loved Pom Pom Squad for a long time now. The quartet just dropped ‘Cherry Blossom’, their third and final track from the upcoming EP Ow which will be released on September 6. We just have to talk about it. The grungy, weighted guitar-work from previous releases remains here, but ‘Cherry Blossom’ is an exercise…

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The Good Ones – The Farmer

The Good Ones are a trio from Rwanda. Their new album, Rwanda, You Should Be Loved, will be released on November 8 via Anti-. Today the band released the first single and lyric video from the album. It’s called ‘The Farmer’. Let’s talk about it. ‘The Farmer’ leans into the folk, story-telling traditions of Rwandan…

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Palm Haze – Second Round

Palm Haze have just shared ‘Second Round’ a new track from their upcoming album Rêve Bleu which will be released on August 30 via YHS Records. This latest track follows previous singles, ‘Floating’ and ‘Almost Soon’. It comes with a video, and it possesses an angular and surprising beauty. As with previous releases from the…

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