Wednesday, August 07, 2013

Was Punk Rock Born in Peru? - Los Saicos

Music website Noisey, take a look at Peruvian proto-punks Los Saicos and their influence on the music of today... 

Here's what they say about it:

Who invented punk rock? Was it the Ramones in New York? Was it the Sex Pistols in the UK? FALSE! It was Los Saicos in Peru.

One of punk's best kept secrets, Los Saicos were the original Peruvian proto-punks. After storming onto the Peruvian music scene, Los Saicos rocked for only a little over a year, but left a lasting influence on the sound of the 60s and future punk to come.

Watch: Dan Croll Unveils IN/OUT (Official Baardsen Remix) Music Video

Liverpool-based singer-songwriter Dan Croll has unveiled a new video for the Baardsen Remix of his latest track "In/Out" out now via Deram / Universal. 

The original version of the song was featured as Single of the Week on Kool Rock Radio. Both, original and remix are catchy and fun. 

The black & white video was filmed by Rob Godfrey at Crall's back garden, cost nothing and took two hours. 

Watch it below.

Get your Copy of IN/OUT on iTunes.

The Saturnettes Reveal New Album Artwork & Tracklist

Finland indie-pop band The Saturnettes have revealed more details for their upcoming sophomore album 'The Saturnettes Vol. 2', which will drop late this year (the exact release date is TBA).

The follow up to the band's 2011 eponymous debut, will feature 8 tracks including the already unveiled songs "Someway", "Bob From The Cure" and "Just Beacause",  which are part of our current playlist

Check out the artwork and tracklist below.

01. Someway
02. Bob From The Cure
03. Television Boy/Television Girl
04. The Movements
05. Just Because
06. Let The World Keep Falling Apart
07. Morning Sun
08. Driving


Watch: NYPC (New Young Pony Club) Share "Hard Knocks" Music Video

London duo (formerly a five-piece) NYPC have shared the video for "Hard Knocks", the first cut from their upcoming self-titled studio album, out on October 7 via The Numbers. 

The song is part of our current playlist and will be released as a single on August 12.

The video was directed by Laurie Lynch.
Watch it below.