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The Riduna Diaries, January 22 — 28, 2013

Tuesday 22nd January 2013 A good writing session today. Amandine, also known as Braye Babe, is mulling over the idea of recording an album for the label, although she is quite keen to keep her French roots involved in the … Continue reading

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The Bug — ‘Angels & Devils’

It’s never easy for any artist(s) following up a much-heralded and, perhaps era-defining, album like The Bug’s 2008 effort ‘London Zoo’. Usually these attempts– not unsurprisingly– come up short. ‘Angels & Devils’ by and large does too. Most of the … Continue reading

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Listen to ‘I Love You’, the b-side to new Girl Band single ‘Da Bom Bom’

Fresh from playing support to Slint’s recent successful and bloomin loud Irish tour Dublin dont-give-fu*ck noise practitioners Girl Band have shared new tune called ‘I Love You’ (which must be the first song ever to be handed such a title), … Continue reading

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The Gasman announces new album ‘Sexual Harassment’ due early next year

Acid-classical freakster The Gasman (a.k.a. Christopher Reeves) is planning on releasing a brand new album ‘Sexual Harassment’ early next year, the followup to early this year’s ‘Hiding Place # 2′. He has kindly posted a snippet (or ‘section’) of one … Continue reading

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The Indie Chemist’s Top 10

“And when the test tube broke it all went up in smoke”. So goes the chorus of an Upper Room b-side, and so went most of my school experiments in the Chemistry labs. It was hardly a surprise in the … Continue reading

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Editions Mego clears table for new Locust album ‘After The Rain’

Following last year’s ‘You’ll Be Safe Forever’ record Editions Mego are gearing up for another Mark van Hoen (pic) and Louis Sherman album, again coming together as Locust. The album is entitled ‘After The Rain’ and is due to drop … Continue reading

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Listen to the debut psych-pop single ‘Good Years’ from Manchester’s Neil Jarvis

Neil Jarvis releases his debut album today on cassette format via Manchester-based On The Grind Records entitled ‘Halloween Summer’. ‘Good Years’ is the first single from it. It’s a kaleidoscope lofi psychedelic-pop gem.

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SINGLE FOCUS: The best singles of 2014 pt 3

Neneh Cherry & Robyn — ‘Out of the Black’ What a fantastic tune this is. Neneh and Rocketnumbernine keeping it real, whilst sounding oddly delicate at the same time. Spray Paint — ‘Cussin” Art-punk rattler from the always entertaining Spray … Continue reading

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