The Faint – ‘Alien Angel’ stream


Saddle Creek’s The Faint have released electronic-tinged banger ‘Alien Angel’ ahead of the release of eagerly awaited new album ‘Egowerk’ (out on 15 March). Opening with a rush of synths, the toe-tapping song captures the euphoric nature of The Rapture as it drives along but also makes space for wry observations akin to Cursive.

Indoor Pets – ‘Pro Procrastinator’ video


Say hello to Pete, the procrastinating pet and star of Indoor Pets’ brand new video. Pete may have deadlines to hit but that won’t stop your new prehistoric pal slacking off, playing on his computer and getting up to all kinds of other high jinks. This hilarious video was directed and devised by Indoor Pets…

Jeffrey Silverstein – Top 5 Influences


Ambient folk artist Jeffrey Silverstein approached us after seeing his fellow Portland resident Haley Heynderickx in our Top 5 Albums of 2018. Now, ahead of the release of his new EP ‘How On Earth’ (out via Driftless Recordings on 25 January), he talks us through five songs that have shaped his sound.   Jack Adkins –…

Eerie Wanda Pet Town album

Eerie Wanda – ‘Pet Town’


Written ‘over a period of time spent inside my shell’, Eerie Wanda’s (Dutch/Croatian audio and visual artist Marina Tadic) second album ‘Pet Town’ will be released via Joyful Noise Records on 25 January. The record opens with its title track, a song that mixes nature sounds, finger clicks, folky whistles and soulful lullaby vocals. Marina…