OK folks, as you’ve probably picked up between the lines here, we are shortly about to have a baby, so that means that the blog may well be on the backburner for a bit.
However, there are treats coming your way. Including:
An interview with Hiatus! Yes, Cyrus who is responsible for the frankly awesome ‘Insurrection‘ video and this video for ‘Save Yourself’ chatted to me for half an hour, so will be writing that up when I get a moment. Check out Hiatus’ album Ghost Notes if you get a chance. Actually, sod that: check out his album!
I’ve heard more than sixty new releases so far this year (which is quite good going, I suppose), and I have posted a number of reviews here on the blog.
I flagged up Kurt Vile last week; Two very different releases I am also enjoying are the art-metal of Earth’s new album Angels Of Darkness Demons Of Light and the gorgeous indie-pop of Acid House Kings’ Music Sounds Better With You. the former is out now; the latter is due at the end of the month.
Here’s a track from each (bear in mind these are very different styles and may induce a negative reaction in narrow minded folk):