Muncie Girls Picture of Health stream

Muncie Girls – ‘Picture of Health’ video stream


Muncie Girls have made a welcome return with ‘Picture of Health’; a 3-and-a-half-minute song about being so preoccupied with other people’s state of mental health that you forget about your own well-being. Lande Hekt opens the song singing about ‘Seven days of fucked-up dreams’ before further elaborating that ‘I’ve been having a hard time lately looking…

Villagers stream ‘A Trick of the Light’


Conor O’Brien’s Villagers return with new album ‘The Art of Pretending to Swim’ (Domino) on 21 September. Ahead of the release, you can watch the striking video for ‘A Trick of the Light’. Directed by Bob Gallagher, the Lynchian video follows a ‘dishevelled shamanist’ as he believes he triggers an altered state of consciousness in…

Vennart Immortal Soldiers stream

Vennart streams ‘Immortal Soldiers’ and announces ‘To Cure A Blizzard Upon A Plastic Sea’ album details and tour


Mike Vennart – formerly of Oceansize and live guitarist for Biffy Clyro – has announced details of his second Vennart album, ‘To Cure a Blizzard Upon a Plastic Sea’ and released a stream of new single ‘Immortal Soldiers’. The record will be released on 14 September through Mike’s Medium Format label and we cannot wait…

Joe Booley MOvements EP

Joe Booley – ‘Movements’ live in session


Joe Booley has streamed a video of a live performance of his recent release, ‘Movements’. This EP found Joe tackling important issues of heartbreak and anxiety and can be ordered from Beth Shalom Records here. The session shows what an accomplished performer Joe has become and how his heartfelt songs take on extra resonance in…

Tomberlin – ‘Self-Help’ video stream


Tomberlin (or Sarah Beth Tomberlin to her family and friends) has released a video for ‘Self-Help’, a song that will appear on her forthcoming album ‘At Weddings’ (released via Saddle Creek on 10 August – pre-order here). The sad song is full of looped guitars, subtle drone-led noises and lilting vocals. It fits in the…