Monthly Archives: June 2011

An interview with…Lilies On Mars

The spirit of collaboration is dead it seems, at least according to Matthew Parker, drummer with three-piece, experimental shoegazers Lilies On Mars.  ‘A lot of bands in London are like islands’ he tells me, ‘there’s no scene, it’s hard to … Continue reading

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Holiday Shores – ‘Spells’

Bouncy, tropical disco from Florida’s Holiday Shores; Spells is taken from their forthcoming album New Masses for Squaw Peak, out September 13th via TwoSyllable Records. Holiday Shores – Spells  

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The Best of Leg Guitar 2011 – Part 1

Come June, the majority of music publications/webzines/blogs start handing out their annual ‘half-way point’ awards, seemingly in preparation for the full-on list marathon that occurs around xmas and New Year.  Not wanting to be left-out, I’ve put together a compilation … Continue reading

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Leg Guitar vs. Tuckshop #8

Leg Guitar vs. Tuckshop 8, with music from Maybeshewill, Sun Airway and the majestic Chad Valley. Read more

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Gross Magic – ‘Sweetest Touch’

Gross Magic is 20-year-old Sam McGarrigle from Brighton and with Sweetest Touch, he has at his disposal possibly the catchiest tune I’ve heard all year.  Part Nirvana, part Weezer, with a chorus to make Billy Corgan beam with fatherly pride, … Continue reading

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Plant Plants – ‘She’s No One’

London duo Stuart Francis and Howard Whatley, a.k.a. Plant Plants, are a relatively new proposition, having only formed in 2010 through a mutual love of ‘film scores, weird guitar tunings and heavy beats’. They seem to have found the ideal stable-mate … Continue reading

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Chad Valley – ‘Now That I’m Real (How Does It Feel?)’

Now That I’m Real (How Does It Feel?) from chad valley on Vimeo. Listen to the Trophy Wife remix here.

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