Uppermost releases 2019 version of his single ‘True’

Yesterday (8/16/2019), producer Uppermost released a new version of his 2014 single 'True' via Uppwind Records.  While it stays loyal to its Eastern-influenced theme and roots, the track cuts to the figurative car chase with its snappy beats and its stomp inspired anthem....well as much stomp as you can get with a sub-genre with driving, … Continue reading Uppermost releases 2019 version of his single ‘True’

Rude Audio captures the spirit of their underground parties on their new album

While summertime winds down for most of the Northern Hemisphere, it isn't too late to check out the album "The Streetlight Interference" from London based Rude Audio.  Released last month (July 15, 2019), it's a collection of loose, dub driven electronic tracks, although while not buried in its atmosphere, its hard to deny its pervasiveness, … Continue reading Rude Audio captures the spirit of their underground parties on their new album

Listen to ‘Eucalyptus & Lavender / So Help Me (DOG)’ by PBDY – now touring with Flying Lotus

This feature is on Brainfeeder recording artist PBDY (pronounced Peabody) and the new single ‘Eucalyptus & Lavender / So Help Me (DOG)’.  The track features Jeff Parker (of post-rock outfit Tortoise) on guitar, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson on viola and Justin Brown (Thundercat, Ambrose Akinmusire) on drums. Currently, the DJ turned creator is on tour with Flying Lotus.  Check it out below. https://youtu.be/82yHSlvZNUc includes … Continue reading Listen to ‘Eucalyptus & Lavender / So Help Me (DOG)’ by PBDY – now touring with Flying Lotus

Chill #60 featuring Rev Rev Rev, Verasect and more is available for listening

Chill #60 is uploaded and ready to listen to on Mixcloud.com.  Click on the This is Chill # link and then click on Chill #60 episode and start playing.  I also shared the player below the playlist.  More good news is that the Mixcloud page will soon be a Mixcloud Select page.  The details will … Continue reading Chill #60 featuring Rev Rev Rev, Verasect and more is available for listening

Alaskan Tapes shares the title track from the upcoming new album “Views From Sixteen Stories”

Canadian music artist Alaskan Tapes is further ramping up his new album release by sharing the title track 'Views from Sixteen Stories'.  The ambient artist debuted it earlier this week (August 12, 2019) via Clash Magazine.  It's the follow up to the first shared track  'The Times Are Tired'. During the discussion of the debut, … Continue reading Alaskan Tapes shares the title track from the upcoming new album “Views From Sixteen Stories”

Rev Rev Rev shares new single ‘One Illusion Is Very Much Like Another’

Early this year (March 2019), Italian shoegaze and psychedelic influenced Rev Rev Rev announced a new album and label.  In addition, they released a new single to promote the announcement called 'Catching the Blade'.  Flash forward to the summer, as earlier this month (August 2019), they shared a second single from the upcoming new album … Continue reading Rev Rev Rev shares new single ‘One Illusion Is Very Much Like Another’

News – Laura Carbone’s Fall 2019 North American tour is set

In case you haven't read her social media site, Berlin's Laura Carbone will be touring North America again starting in fall 2019.  See the dates below.  Unlike her last appearance in the states, this will be an extended run.  Prior to that, she has opened up for Jesus and Mary Chain and The Pains of … Continue reading News – Laura Carbone’s Fall 2019 North American tour is set

News – Jay Jayle set for Fall 2019 North American tour with Wovenhand

In case you missed it,  Jay Jayle will be on tour this late Summer (2019) beginning in Chicago.  See the tour dates below.  They'll be touring with fellow dark country band Wovenhand. Jay Jayle recently shared a new upload titled "Soline" on Youtube. Commenting on how this was an outtake, left off their 2018 album … Continue reading News – Jay Jayle set for Fall 2019 North American tour with Wovenhand

Chill #59 playlist – Alaskan Tapes, Ummagma, Tom Moore and Sherry Finzer plus others

Thanks for listening to Chill #59 on Mixcloud.com featuring new music from Ummagma whose new album "Compass" was just released late July.  It's their first full album in seven years. Tom Moore and Sherry Finzer also released a new album honoring the 50th anniversary of the historic Moon Landing and this episode will share a … Continue reading Chill #59 playlist – Alaskan Tapes, Ummagma, Tom Moore and Sherry Finzer plus others

Producer Kareful remixes Darkwave artist Verasect’s ‘Tragedy’ from remix EP to be released Sept 6th

Earlier today (8/2/2019), Darkwave music artist Verasect officially released the remix version of 'Tragedy', by London based producer Kareful.  It's set to appear on the upcoming Verasect EP "Awakenings Remix" out on September 6th via Terminal Blue Records. The original single was released on the 2018 EP "Sleep Stories".  With this remix, expect the dark … Continue reading Producer Kareful remixes Darkwave artist Verasect’s ‘Tragedy’ from remix EP to be released Sept 6th

Tom Moore and Sherry Finzer release album “A Journey for Mankind” to celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission and Moon Landing

Two weeks ago (7/16/2019), was the 50th anniversary of the start of the Apollo 11 mission and Moon Landing.  In honor of the anniversary, a new album called "A Journey for Mankind" was released by multi-instrumentalist Tom Moore and flutist Sherry Finzer.  From its beginning appropriately titled 'Dawn at the Coast' to its conclusion 'A … Continue reading Tom Moore and Sherry Finzer release album “A Journey for Mankind” to celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission and Moon Landing

Slowness releases new video ‘Sand and Stone’ from album “Berths” out now

Earlier this year, San Francisco shoegaze influenced trio Slowness was in the midst of releasing "Berths" their third full album.  As of two weeks ago (7/12/2019), they released the video for the song "Sand and Stone".  If you haven't read about their comments about the song from other media coverage at the day of its release, … Continue reading Slowness releases new video ‘Sand and Stone’ from album “Berths” out now

Alaskan Tapes shares first single from the upcoming album “Views From Sixteen Stories”- listen to “The Times Are Tired”

Last week (July 18, 2019), Canadian ambient artist Alaskan Tapes shared the single and video "The Times are Tired".  It's the first from the upcoming fourth album "Views from Sixteen Stories" available from AT Recordings on September 19th.  Previously, Alaskan Tapes teamed up with writer and director Andrew De Zen, for the music video for … Continue reading Alaskan Tapes shares first single from the upcoming album “Views From Sixteen Stories”- listen to “The Times Are Tired”

Dream pop and shoegaze influenced Ummagma shares “High Day” video before July 26th new album release “Compass”

July 26th is the date Canadian based shoegaze and dream pop duo Ummagma releases their first full album in seven years.  Here's another video that was released a couple of weeks prior from the new release.  Its called 'High Day.  Watch below. https://youtu.be/qb9-F6S4q0Q shared by press release

Music review – Bleep bloops and dream pops – the collaboration named BÜCKLE VOGT

Mix the bleep, loops and bloops of Teamforest's Philipp Bückle (now just Phillipp Bückle)  and the dream pop and Robin Guthrie atmospheres of Heligoland's Karen Vogt and voila! you have the first release of the collaboration of BÜCKLE VOGT.  While the EP "Before We Rise" was out earlier this year (2/25/2019), it doesn't mean that … Continue reading Music review – Bleep bloops and dream pops – the collaboration named BÜCKLE VOGT

French band Medium Douce releases debut EP “ATTACA” on the Uppwind label – UPDATE – new live performance added

Before the weekend (July 19,2019), Paris based electronic-percussion act Medium Douce released their first EP with the new Uppwind label called "ATTACCA". In addition to this release, they appeared on the first Uppwind collaboration released a couple of weeks ago. Medium Douce is a project established in 2016 by four percussionists and electronic music enthusiasts. … Continue reading French band Medium Douce releases debut EP “ATTACA” on the Uppwind label – UPDATE – new live performance added

Drum and Lace new release “semi songs” set for July 19th

Drum and Lace have been one of my favorite personal discoveries of 2019.  Although in existence for a while, it was the performance at Moogfest 2019 that caught my attention, which was amongst the highlights of the 15th-anniversary festival. Currently, Drum and Lace have an upcoming EP of choral electronic tracks titled "semi songs" and it's … Continue reading Drum and Lace new release “semi songs” set for July 19th

Toronto based Calcedon releases experimental art pop single “Ice in the Desert”

Today (July 17, 2019), Toronto based Calcedon released a new video for "Ice in the Desert".   It's from their current album "Echo In" is the follow up to their single "Cherry Trees"  To the unfamiliar, expect a unique blend of haunting vocals with heavy beats, and chaotic electronics playing out on a hypnotic drone-scape....or electronic experimental art pop. In … Continue reading Toronto based Calcedon releases experimental art pop single “Ice in the Desert”

Experimental wave artist Ka Fu debuts ‘Where Everything’s Ours’ single

If the influences of Depeche Mode, Orbital, Autechre, Brian Eno plus Boards of Canada, Com Truise, Plaid and 0fdream intrigue you, perhaps so will experimental wave producer Ka Fu who debuted his first single "Where Everything's Ours" last Friday (July 12, 2019). The debut is from the Russian born and Milan, Italy based electronic music … Continue reading Experimental wave artist Ka Fu debuts ‘Where Everything’s Ours’ single

French electronic producer Uppermost releases newest single “23rd Street”

Last weekend (July 12, 2019), French electronic producer Uppermost released a new single titled '23rd Street" via his own label Uppwind Records. With the latest single, expect another atmospheric and evocative offering that ebbs and flows, reminiscent of the sound with which he has made his name yet demonstrating something completely fresh and revitalized.  For … Continue reading French electronic producer Uppermost releases newest single “23rd Street”