Monday, October 31, 2016

Watch: Spectres Air Music Video For Halloween Single "The Heights"

Bristol psych/noise band Spectres have aired the video for their one off Halloween single "The Heights".

The song is inspired by the horrors of Dean Corll,an American serial killer who was never convicted of the killings of 28 boys. Needless to say it’s pretty dark and brooding stuff.

It is available on 10" as part of the Dark Habits 8 package here.

The video was directed by Joe Hatt. Take a look below.


(facebook.com/wearespectres)

Watch: Babe Parade Share Music Video For "Vacation"

Los Angeles indie pop band Babe Parade have dropped the video for their latest single "Vacation".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their EP 'Lush', released in September last year. Buy it here.

Watch the clip below.


(facebook.com/BabeParade)

Temples Announce New Album 'Volcano', Air Music Video For "Certainty"

London's neo-psych band Temples have announced they will release their new album titled 'Volcano' on 3rd March 2017 via Heavenly Recordings.

The band have also aired the video for the record's first taste "Certainty".

The follow-up to 2014's debut LP 'Sun Structures', was self-produced by James Edward Bagshaw and recorded at the band’s home studio.

"If there’s a sense of scale," says lead singer James Bagshaw, "It was really just a result of implementing a load of things that we didn’t know about the first time around." Co-founding member and bassist Thomas Walmsley describes a record in which “we discovered a lot as we went along, and the excitement at having done so radiates."

Pre-order the album here, check out the tracklist and the clip for "Certainty" below.

Volcano tracklist:
01. Certainty
02. All Join In
03. (I Wanna Be Your) Mirror
04. Oh The Saviour
05. Born Into The Sunset
06. How Would You Like To Go
07. Open Air
08. In My Pocket
09. Celebration
10. Mystery Of Pop
11. Roman God-Like Man
12. Strange Or Be Forgotten

Watch: The Belligerents Drop Music Video For "Caroline"

Brisbane indie psych band The Belligerents have dropped the video for their latest single "Caroline".

The psych song is part of our current playlist, and is taken from their forthcoming debut LP 'Science Fiction'. Grab the single here.

The video was directed by Brian Purnell. Check out below.

Watch: Shiners Release Music Video For "Goosebumps"

London based brit-wave band Shiners have released the video for their newest single "Goosebumps".

The song is part of our current playlist and will be out on December 2.

Watch the video below.



(facebook.com/weareshiners)

Watch: New Today Reveal Music Video For "Butterflies"

New Today, the darkwave project of Two One Six and Casuistry, have revealed the video for their newest track "Butterflies".

The song is part of our current playlist. A new EP will be out soon.

Watch the clip below.



(facebook.com/n3wtoday)

New Entry: Holygram Share New Single "Hideaway"

Cologne-based  wave/post-punk/kraut band Holygram have shared their new single "Hideaway".

The song is taken from their debut EP 'Holygram', which came out digitally this month via Oraculo Records. Grab it here

Have a listen below.


(facebook.com/holygram.official)

New Entry: Leif Erikson Unleash New Single "Real Stuff"

London indie rock/pop band Leif Erikson have unleashed their new single "Real Stuff".

The band will release a mini-LP next year.

Stream the track below.


Friday, October 28, 2016

New Entry: Sundayman Shares New Single "Alive"

Greek composer and producer Sundayman (aka Kyriakos Moustakas) has shared his hypnotic new single "Alive".

The song is taken from his forthcoming third solo album 'Scene Missing', which will be out on November 6 via Inner Ear Records. 

Sundayman joined forces with George Manoloudis (lyrics, vocals, additional composing and artwork) and the creative process and exchange of ideas between the two friends resulted in 'Scene Missing', which was recorded in Sundayman’s studio from February 2013 until December 2015 and produced by the artist himself. Pre-order your copy here.

Havea listen below.



(facebook.com/SundaymanMusic)

Watch: Terry Malts Reveal Music Video For "Gentle Eyes"

California based indie pop band Terry Malts have revealed the video for their latest single "Gentle Eyes"

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their third studio album 'Lost At The Party', which came out this month via Slumberland Records. Buy it here.

The video was directed by Corey Cunningham. Watch it below. 


New Entry: Curelight Wounds Drop New Track "Sail It Away"

Brooklyn lo-fi/psych-gazers Curelight Wounds have dropped their new track "Sail It Away".

It is taken from their upcoming new EP 'Wearing The Strings', which will be out on November 1. We have already heard "Salted Hour".

Havea listen below.



(facebook.com/CurelightWounds)

New Entry: New Today Unveil New Song "Butterflies"

New Today, the darkwave project of Two One Six and Casuistry, have unveiled their excellent new track "Butterflies".

The duo will release a new EP soon, we have previously heard "Wish".

Stream "Butterflies" below.




(facebook.com/n3wtoday)

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Watch: Broncho Premiere "Señora Borealis" Music Video

Oklahoma indie rock/pop band Broncho have premiered the video for their infectious single "Señora Borealis".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their new album 'Double Vanity', which came out in May via Dine Alone Records. Buy it here.

The video was directed by Taylor Bonin. Check out below.



(facebook.com/bronchoband)

Watch: Gláss Unleash Music Video For "Pheasant of Furs"

Athens, Georgia post-punk/noise rock band Gláss have unleashed the video for their latest single "Pheasant of Furs".

The song is taken from their debut album 'The Accent', which came out back in February via Post-Echo Records. Buy it here if you haven't already.

The clip was directed by Aaron Burke. Watch it below.



(facebook.com/glassgvsc)

Watch: Frustration Share Music Video For "Minimal Wife"

Paris post punk/cold wave band Frustration have shared the video for their latest single "Minimal Wife".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their new album 'Empires Of Shame', released this month. Grab it here.

Watch the clip below.

This is The Bridge Gives Away 'This Is Not Sophistication' Collection

London solo and collaborative electronic music project This Is The Bridge is giving away 'This Is Not Sophistication', a collection of unreleased material and abandoned demos.

Recorded between 2014 - 2016, the collection features 26 tracks and will be available free until this Sunday (October 31). Grab it here.

Stream it below.



(facebook.com/thisisthebridge)

The Orwells Announce New LP 'Terrible Human Beings' Air "They Put A Body In The Bayou" Video

Chicago based indie rock/flower punk band The Orwells have announced the release of their new album 'Terrible Human Beings'.

The follow-up to 2014's Disgraceland, has been produced by Jim Abbiss (Arctic Monkeys, Adele) and will be out on February 17 via Canvasback Music. 

The band have also aired the  video for their new single "They Put A Body In The Bayou", which you can watch below the album's tracklist.

Terrible Human Beings tracklist:

01. They Put a Body in the Bayou
02. Fry
03. Creatures
04. Vacation
05. Black Francis
06. M.A.D.
07. Buddy
08. Hippie Soldier
09. Heavy Head
10. Body Reprise
11. Ring Pop
12. Last Call
13. Double Feature




(facebook.com/theorwellsband)

New Entry: Traams Release Eight-Minute New Track "A House On Fire"

Chichester post punk/psych trio Traams have released their hypnotic eight-minute new track "A House On Fire".

The song was recorded in Curtain Road's Strongroom Studio with Theo Verney as part of Jäger Curtain Call, and has only been played live a couple of times so far. 

Have a listen below.


(facebook.com/TRAAMSBAND)

Watch: Goat Girl Reveal Music Video For "Country Sleaze"

South London indie rock/garage pop four piece Goat Girl have revealed the video for their latest single "Country Sleaze".

The band's debut double a-side single "Country Sleaze"/"Scum" is out now on Rough Trade Records. Grab it here.

Goat Girl are a special band. Songs that use subtlety as their main ingredient while remaining disarmingly fierce at every turn. Lyrics that mean everything despite being written down in the most simplistic and non-aggressive way possible… they are an anomaly in the UK music scene as 2016 draws to a draggy close: four people playing guitars, bass and drums who have the ability to make you feel //alive// again.

The video was directed by Douglas Hart (one of Jesus & Mary Chain’s founding members). Take a look below.



(facebook.com/goatgirlofficial)

New Entry: JAWS Premiere New Single "Just A Boy"

Birmingham indie pop/alt rock band Jaws have premiered their new single "Just A Boy".

The song is taken from their upcoming second full-length album 'Simplicity', set to arrive on 4th November. Pre-order your copy here.

Have a listen below.


Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Watch: The Shins Unveil Music Video For New Single "Dead Alive"

Portland, OR indie/guitar pop band The Shins have unveiled the video for their new single "Dead Alive".

The song was one of the 2 new tracks the band debuted in London last month, and is the first taste from their new album, expected for 2017. Get the single here.

The band called the video "a Halloween gift while you wait for the album". Watch it below.



(facebook.com/theshins)

Watch: Strange Relations Premiere "Ceremonies" Music Video

Minneapolis bedroom pop/post-punk/shoegaze band Strange Relations have premiered the video for their dreamy single "Ceremonies". 

The song is the lead single from their latest EP 'Going Out', which came out in July via Tiny Engines. Get it here.

The video was directed by Lucila Mariani, Check out below.



(facebook.com/StrangeRelations)

Watch: Tristesse Contemporaine Drop Music Video For "Let's Go"

Paris-based wave pop trio Tristesse Contemporaine (Narumi from Japan, Maik from England via Jamaican roots, and Leo from Sweden) have dropped the video for their new single "Let's Go".

The song is out today and is taken from their upcoming new album 'Stop and Start', which will be out on January 20 2016. Grab the single here.

The video was directed by Dodi El Sherbini & Kevin Elamrani-Lince. Take a look below.



Watch: Hoops Premiere Music Video For "Cool 2"

Bloomington, IN indie pop/lo-fi band Hoops have premiered the video for their summery single "Cool 2".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their latest EP 'Hoops'. which came out in August via Fat Possum Records. Get your copy here.

Take a look at the video below.


(facebook.com/hoopsband)

Watch: Le Cliché Shares Music Video For "Terms & Conditions"

Barcelona/New York based minimal synth, synth pop act Le Cliché (aka Gerard Ryan) has shared the video for his current single 'Terms & Conditions'.

The song is taken from his second vinyl LP 'The Product is You', out now via Sincronica records. Grab it here.

Watch the video below.



(facebook.com/clichesongs)

Watch: Telegram Unleash Music Video For New Single "You Said You Saw Us"

London based psych rock band Telegram have released the video for their new single "You Said You Saw Us".

The song, recorded recently with producer / engineer Andy Savours, is the first new material since the release of the critically acclaimed debut album ‘Operator’ and will be out on November 4th. Pre-order it on PledgeMusic.

The clip was directed by Beatrix Blaise. Watch it below.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

New Entry: Planet Release New Single "Can't Connect"

Sydney indie rock/pop band Planet have released their summery new single "Can't Connect".

The song was recorded earlier this year, engineered DIY-style by frontman Matty Took, who slaved away on the track in his home studio before passing it along to Studios 301's Lachlan Mitchell (The Jezabels, Little Bastard, The Vines) for mixing.

Stream it below.


(facebook.com/planetmusicofficial)

Watch: Summer Moon Air Music Video For "With You Tonight"

Summer Moon, the super group composed of the Strokes' Nikolai Fraiture, Au Revoir Simone's Erika Spring, Lewis Lazar, and Like's Tennessee Thomas, have aired an interactive 360 video for their excellent single "With You Tonight".

The song is a already a classic tune here on KRR and is out now on DTF Records/Membran. Buy it here.

The video was directed by Ben Bernstein and Ben Schechter. Take a look below.



(facebook.com/summermoonband)

Fufanu Announce New Album 'Sports', Share New Single "Bad Rockets"

Icelandic psych/post-punk act Fufanu have announced the release of their sophomore album 'Sports'.

The follow-up to last year's debut LP 'Few More Days To Go' will be out on February 3 2016 via One Little Indian,  supported by a UK tour throughout February.

Produced in Iceland by Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, ‘Bad Rockets’ along with first single ‘Sports’ sees Fufanu return with a palpable sense of urgency and a fresh spin on their dark, new-wave-esq electronic-driven post-punk. 

Pre-order the album here, check out the tracklist and listen to their new single "Bad Rockets" below.

Tracklisting:
01. Sports
02. Gone For More
03. Tokyo
04. White Pebbles
05. Just Me
06. Liability
07. Bad Rockets
08. Syncing In
09. Your Fool
10. Restart



(facebook.com/fufanumusic)

Watch: Tonchirurgie Drop Music Video For "We Are"

Hamburg based dark electronic/wave group Tonchirurgie have dropped the video for their latest track "We Are".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their new album 'Wesen' available for free on their Soundcloud page.

Watch the clip below.


(Facebook)

New Entry: The Beat Escape Unveil New Track "Half Empty Happiness"

Montreal ethereal/darkwave/electronic duo The Beat Escape (aka Patrick Boivin and Adam Weitzman) have unveiled their new track "Half Empty Happiness".

Their debut 12 inch single 'Seeing Is Forgetting'/ 'Half Empty Happiness', came out last week via Bella Union, the imprint run by former Cocteau Twins’ band member Simon Raymonde. Buy it here.

Stream it below.



(facebook.com/thebeatescape)

Watch: Motorama Premiere Music Video For "By Your Side"

Russian dream-pop quintet Motorama have premiered the video for their new single "By Your Side".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their fourth studio album 'Dialogues', which came out last week via Talitres. Buy your copy here.

Watch the clip below.


(facebook.com/wearemotorama)

Watch: Fairchild Release Lyric Video for "Relevance"

Manchester via Australia indie rock band Fairchild have released a lyric video for their newest single "Relevance".

The song is part of our current playlist and is available now. Grab it here.

The video was directed by Thomas Davies & James A Haigh, Watch it below.



(facebook.com/wearefairchild)

Watch: Merchandise Reveal Music Video For "Crystal Cage"

Tampa FL, post-punk band Merchandise have revealed the video for their latest single "Crystal Cage".

The song is taken from their just released new album 'A Corpse Wired For Sound', out now via 4AD. Grab it here.

The video was directed by Merchandise frontman Carson Cox. Watch it below.


(facebook.com/wmerchandise)

Watch: Hospital Share Music Video For "Tailspin"

Russian indie rock/pop band Hospital (our BOTM for November 2013) have shared the video for  "Tailspin".

The song is taken from their 2013 release 'Tailspin' . Grab it here if you haven't already.  

Watch the clip below.


Froth Announce New LP 'Outside (briefly)', Air Music Video For "Contact"

Los Angeles based psychedelic power pop band Froth have announced the release of their new album 'Outside (briefly)'.

The follow-up to last year's full-length 'Bleak', has been produced by Thomas Dolas and will be out on 10th February via Wichita Recordings. Pre-order your copy here.

The band have also aired a new video, directed by Riley Blakeway, for the album's lead single "Contact".

Check out the album's tracklist and the video for Contact below.

Tracklist:
01. Contact
02. Shut The Windows
03. Passing Thing
04. Petals
05. Romance Distractions
06. Sensitive Girl
07. New Machine
08. Shatter
09. Show A Flower A Candle And It Grows
10. Briefly


Monday, October 24, 2016

New Entry: Splashh Premiere New Single "Rings"

London-based shoegaze/electronic band SPLASHH have premiered their new single "Rings".

The song is the the first taste of their forthcoming second album 'Waiting A Lifetime', which will be released in early 2017.

Recorded at Brooklyn's Rare Book Room Studio, Waiting A Lifetime is an album written by band members Sasha Carlson and Toto Vivian as they divided themselves between London and New York.

Stream it below.



(facebook.com/splashh.band)

New Entry: New Today Release New Single "Wish"

Two One Six and Casuistry new darkwave project New Today have released their infectious new single "Wish".

Stream it below.




(facebook.com/n3wtoday)

New Entry: Curelight Wounds Unveil New Single "Salted Hour"

Brooklyn lo-fi/psych-gazers Curelight Wounds  have unveiled their excellent new single "Salted Hour".

The song is taken from their upcoming new EP 'Wearing The Strings', which will be out on November 1.

Havea listen below.



(facebook.com/CurelightWounds)

New Entry: The Tapes Share New Single "You Know It's Real"

Sydney indie pop/synth duo The Tapes (aka Mickey Kojak and Andrew Grant) have shared their new single "You Know It's Real".

The song is taken from their self-titled debut EP, due out November 11 via Nook Nook Records.

Stream it below.



(facebook.com/listentothetapes)

Watch: Zebra And Snake Reveal Music Video For New Single "In The City"

Finnish indie pop/rock band Zebra And Snake have revealed the video for their catchy new single "In The City".

The song is part of our current playlist and is the first of a new EP which will be released at sometime before the end of the year via 100% records. Get the single here.

Watch the clip below.


(facebook.com/zebraandsnake)

Watch: Sundara Karma Air Live Video For New Single "Olympia"

Reading, England based indie pop/rock band Sundara Karma have aired a live video for their new catchy single "Olympia" (our current Single of the Week).

The song is taken from their upcoming debut album 'Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect', set to be released on 6th January via RCA / Chess Club Records. Pre-order your copy here.

Watch the clip below.


(facebook.com/SundaraKarma)

Watch: Formation Perform New Track "Ring" Live

Last Weekend, South London indie rock/pop/funk band Formation performed at this year’s edition of Dr. Martens Stand For Something Tour, and played some new tracks, one of them is "Ring".

The song will feature on their forthcoming debut album.

Watch the band performing Ring below.


New Entry: Empire Of The Sun Drop New Single "Way To Go"

Australia electro-glam-pop duo Empire of the Sun have dropped their new single "Way To Go".

The song is taken from their upcoming third studio album 'Two Vines', which will be out on October 28 via Astralwerks. Pre-order your copy here.

Stream it below.


(facebook.com/empireofthesun)

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Watch: Astari Nite Reveal Music Video For "Until the End of the Moon"

Miami post punk/dark wave band Astari Nite have revealed the video for their latest single "Until the End of the Moon".

The song is part of our current playlist and is taken from their sophomore album ‘Until the End of the Moon,’ released back in May. The band already completed its follow-up EP, scheduled for a February or March release, and has began working on another full-length album, expected to be released in December 2017.

The video was directed by Gustavo Tonelli. Watch it below.


(facebook.com/astarinitemusic)

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Listen: David Bowie's Final Recordings "No Plan" and "When I Met You"

Two of David Bowie’s last studio recordings "No Plan" and "When I Met You" have been revealed today, October 18th.

The songs, along with "Killing a Little Time", will feature on a new album of songs from his Lazarus musical. It was also recorded with longtime producer Tony Visconti and the same band that worked on his final album, Blackstar.

The Lazarus Cast Album is due for release on Friday (October 21), four days before previews for the Lazarus Musical start in London.

 Listen to No Plan here at the 51 minute mark and "When at Met You" here at the 46 minute.

Watch: Catholic Action Unveil Music Video For "Rita Ora"

Glasgow indie rock/glam band Catholic Action have unveiled the video for their latest single "Rita Ora".

The song is part of our current playlist and came out last month as double a-side 7" single 'Rita Ora'/'Breakfast' via Luv Luv Luv Recods. Buy it here.

Watch the clip below.



(facebook.com/catholicactionband)

New Entry: Le Cliché Shares New Track "Am I Still Real"

Barcelona/New York based minimal synth, synth pop act Le Cliché (aka Gerard Ryan) has shared his new track 'Am I Still Real'.

The song is taken from his second vinyl LP 'The Product is You', released in August via Sincronica records.

Listen below.



(facebook.com/clichesongs)

New Entry: The Mary Onettes Premiere New Single "Juna"

Swedish dream-pop quartet The Mary Onettes have premiered their new catchy single "Juna".

The song, produced by Dan Lissvik, is out today out via Cascine, and was originally written for their 2014's mini-album Portico. Grab it here.

Listen to the track below.



(facebook.com/themaryonettes)

Friday, October 14, 2016

New Entry: Dead Leaf Echo Share New Song "I Will Do (anything)"

Brooklyn shoegazers Dead Leaf Echo have shared their lovely new song "I Will Do (anything)".

The track features on one side of a split-cassette with Did You Die, out November 4 via Moon Sounds. Their 2 contributions will appear on the band’s new album, which was made with Jorge Elbrecht (Violens, Ariel Pink) and will be out next year. 

Have a listen below.



(facebook.com/deadleafecho)