A brand new SEVEN IN THE MIX for a brand new week!
Seven appealing tracks I played on repeat these past days
Seven quality strokes to feed body and soul all week long
Turn up the volume! Music is the dope! Here’s the stuff!
1/ ‘Esque’ by OAK HOUSE (Athens, GA, US)
Radiohead-esque adventure taking you on a fascinating and highly electrifying roller coaster journey. Ace score. From sophomore LP ‘Hot Or Mood‘, out 7th April. Details here.
OAK HOUSE: Facebook – Twitter
2/ ‘Wish Away’ by BLACK SONIC REVOLVER (Manchester, UK)
A glimmering guitars loaded rocker that hits you from the very start with its cool Oasis swagger and irresistible, catchy chorus. Bracing earworm. New, third album, on its way.
BLACK SONIC REVOLVER: Facebook – Twitter
3/ ‘Demule’ by MIND RAYS (Ghent, Belgium)
A mind-boggling, buzzing punk headbutt fueled with mental vocals, maniacal guitars and high-voltage bass/drums. Debut album ‘Nerve Endings‘ out 24 March. Details on Bandcamp
MIND RAYS: Facebook – Punk Slime Recordings
4/ ‘Drones Clones Ramones’ by WHITE APE (London, UK)
Much-needed, cutting & contagious The Clash bravado & jagged beats to inflame ‘this is the decade so lame it doesn’t even have a name’. On brand new 3-track EP here on Bandcamp
WHITE APE: Facebook – Twitter
5/ ‘Sell’ by CODENAME AQUARIUS (Brighton, UK)
Wow, Double Wow! What a spectacular debut this is! Explosive and vitalizing kick-ass beats with a flipped funky twist & a scream along firework chorus to wake up the neighborhood.
CODENAME AQUARIUS: Facebook – Twitter
6/ ‘Lost In Between’ by SONIC VISIONS (Helsinki, Finland)
An ongoing, highly charged, epic dream-kraut trip that will infiltrate you sonic bloodstream before you even noticed. From the band’s 6-track mini-album. Stream here on Bandcamp
SONIC VISIONS: Facebook – Bandcamp
7/ ‘Fuel’ by FREDDIE DICKSON (London, UK)
Striking voice and high-quality, emotional songwriting reminding me of Ryan Adams
and Conor Oberst. Debut album ‘Panic Town’ out 7th April. Details here on iTunes.
FREDDIE DICKSON: Website – Facebook
See/hear you next week, music junkies…