17 year old Rome Gomez from Manilla has just released his debut single ‘Dance With Me’ with an accompanying B-side on Number Line Records from the Philippines.
While the two homespun, synth-driven tracks were written a couple of years apart (Gomez wrote and recorded “Dance with Me” when he was fifteen), they both highlight Gomez’s undeniable pop sensibility.
Listen to the tracks below and make use of the name-your-price download option.
Cape Town, South Africa – The Aztec Sapphires have released a blissful 9 minute long debut single, laced with a smooth and suave flair for gentle love affairs of the heart.
See below for photos by David East from their first gig. In a house, naturally.
South African musician Jonathan Velthuysen, who currently performs under the moniker The Hollow Body, has just released his debut album entitled Johannine.
The album is almost 3 years in the making and is loaded with heart-felt emotion and tales and trials of the heart and mind, wrapped up in beautiful acoustic guitar and polished with exquisite and lush guitar overlays.
As we’ve said before, this album is shatter and gather your heart, track for track.
The album is available as a free download over at Bandcamp – click here.
Below is the first single, Holly, released last week on 14 February.
Four Tet, or as his momma calls him, Kieran Hebden, one of our favourite producers here at KBWS, has released for free a selection of tracks he produced between 1997 – 2001 that have been gathering digital dust since.
The Future Primitives are probably way cooler than your friend’s band.
A split out on Cheap Miami with Dusty Mush and their debut full length This Here’s The Future Primitives on Groovy Records on vinyl, all happening right now.
And now, for your delight, Songs We Taught Ourselves - a collection of tracks with the following description…
Shortly after the end of the world, The Future Primitives recorded several songs that made life worth living in the first place. These tracks were carefully selected from the archives and slammed hard to tape.
Watch their recent video for ‘Fall To Pieces’.
since the break-up of LOL Boys, we’ve seen Jerome putting out some solo material over the last couple of weeks. some top-class production and song writing going on here, cop the download links below.
Brookly-based indie outfit, Yeasayer are to release their third studio album, Fragrant World via Secretly Canadian on August 21.
interestingly, the band chose to leak the album themselves in the form of an online scavenger hunt, complete with crypic clues.
Beacon, the second studio album released by Northern Irish Indie band Two Door Cinema Club is set for release on September 3 in the UK and Northern Ireland, and September 4 in the US and Canada.
Beacon, the follow-up to 2010′s Tourist History, was recorded in LA with producer Jacknife Lee (Bloc Party, U2, REM) in his home studio.
discovered this wonderful little fuzz-pop gem via Lance over at his treasure trove of fine selections and mixtapes called MIMDAK.
Mature Themes, the follow up to 2010′s Before Today, by Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti is set to be released by 4AD on August 21 in the US and on August 20 in the UK.
‘Baby’, a cover of the Donnie and Joe Emerson song will feature as the lead single and closing track of the album.
Mature Themes tracklist:
01 “Kinski Assasin”
02 “Is This The Best Spot?”
03 “Mature Themes”
04 “Only In My Dreams”
06 “Early Birds of Babylon”
07 “Schnitzel Boogie”
08 “Symphony Of The Nymph”
09 “Pink Slime”
10 “Farewell American Primitive”
11 “Live It Up”
12 “Nostradomus & Me”
get it here or here.