Moon Duo – Lost Heads

At the end of September Moon Duo shared Stars Are The Light, an album of accessible, challenging, surprising material. The mainly Psychedelic sequence was pinned to an adult pop sensibility. Experimental melodies delivered earworms, beats drove hypnotic passages. It’s an album of unforced grace. Today, from Stars Are The Light Sanae Yamada and Ripley Johnson…

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Amen Dunes – L.A. (remix ft. Westerman)

‘L.A.’, the final song from Amen Dunes’s brilliant and haunting 2018 album, Freedom, saw all the questions and pains that filled a year when the musician’s mother was diagnosed with terminal cancer come crashing together. On it, he resolves to push on. Now, a year and a half later, Dunes (real name Damon McMahon) is…

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The Holydrug Couple – I’ll Only Say This

Chilean psyche-rock duo, The Holydrug Couple, have long been cementing their name as a purveyors of mellow-tripping, ethereal tones. For the last decade they have been developing a sound that’s self-assuredly unique. With the news of their upcoming album, Hyper Super Mega, (to be released on Sacred Bones in September) the band have also released…

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Blanck Mass – World Eater

Benjamin John Power’s Blanck Mass project has landed a new album, the title of which, World Eater, is rightfully confident both in scale and direction.  The proportion of this album is staggering – not simply in a measure of time, but in the depth and ferocity with which subjects are handled. The tunes contained on…

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