Tag Archives: psych-rock

Bo Ningen — ‘III’

‘III’ is, surprisingly enough, album number three for Bo Ningen, a record that the Guardian– where it can be found currently for streaming– describe as “Japanese psych-rockers exploring their musical horizons”. Ten tracks here of mostly vibe-ridden psychedelic agitation is how we … Continue reading

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Woods — ‘With Light And With Love’

‘With Light and With Love is’– as with all Woods records– proper and true, if not always consistent. At times flowing loveliness, at other times more, er, to-the-left psych experiments (the nine-minute long title track– with its through-one-channel, perfectly placed … Continue reading

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Thee Oh Sees — ‘Drop’

John Dwyer’s Thee Oh Sees continue to release album on top of album at a rate of about one a year (sometimes two), each one not much different to the one before, yet each one a slight development, a must … Continue reading

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Listen to Dub Thompson’s Foxygen produced new track Dograces

Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado helped out with the recording of album 9 Songs, from which the wonderful Dograces comes. Displaying a Beck-like loose limbed psych-folk jam, Pitchfork has already compared it to Mark E Smith. Which is always gonna be good … Continue reading

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Listen to new Thee Oh Sees track ‘Drop’, the title track taken from forthcoming RSD album release

  The Record Store Day-released ‘Drop’ album is to be the last Thee Oh Sees longplayer before the garage psych-twisters take an extended break. Apparently, allegedly. The band this week, err, dropped the album’s title-track via an exclusive  on Stereogum, and it’s the … Continue reading

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Toy — ‘Join The Dots’

Second album from pleasant psych-pop band Toy, again out via Heavenly. The slow jam psych-funk of ‘Conductor’ begins the album and takes its time– so much for the idea of kicking off a record with a sharp rockin’ blast– building … Continue reading

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Wooden Shjips unveil vid for ‘Back To Land’

Hirsute psychers Wooden Shjips put out their new LP Back To Land this week– their fourth studio record– which sees the band carry on down the more danceable, upbeat psych-groove of their previous West record. It is still unmistakably the … Continue reading

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Moon Duo — Circles

Moon Duo (spin-off to Wooden Shjips) released this LP at the tail end of the summer; a season– if one is lucky enough to get one- bitter weather forecaster ed– is perfect for this Mary Chain-meets Loop-lite repetitive psych-rock combo. I could … Continue reading

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