A brand new SEVEN IN THE MIX for a brand new week!
Seven dazzling strokes I played on repeat these past days
Seven ravishing tracks to feed body & soul all week long
Turn up the volume! Music is the dope! Here’s the stuff!
1/ ‘What You’ve Become’ by TANGO WITH LIONS (Athens, Greece)
This mesmeric mid-tempo ballad will make you dream away. Touching and reflective. A moody pearl from 3rd album ‘The Light’ by singer/songwriter Katerina Papachristou‘s band Tango With Lions formed in 2007. New record will be out 19 January via Inner Ear Records
TANGO WITH LIONS: Facebook / Label: Inner Ear Records
2/ ‘Who’s Your Lover’ by NIGHTMARE AIR (Los Angeles, CA, US)
This L.A. trio, named after a skateboard move from an 80’s skate film, just released this resounding electro fireball. A booming banger to activate all of your senses. Flashy and power-driven. Firing cut from upcoming new album ‘Fade Out’. Out 2 March via Nevada.
NIGHTMARE AIR: Website – Facebook – Twitter
3/ ‘Eucalyptus’ by CAKES (Gold Coast, Australia)
This wicked Aussie duo creates a wall-of-thunderous-guitars balancing between crushing post-punk and head-splitting rock. Eucalyptus will nail you to the wall. Ace stroke from their
new longplayer ‘Prescription Bugs‘ ready to be released on 2 February via MUZAI records.
CAKES: Facebook – Bandcamp
4/ ‘Demon Child’ by THE HOWLIN’ (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Impossible to resist this soulful and sensual standout. Bluesy hot, funky swinging and a towering vox that will seduce you to move your lazy ass! Big score from The Netherlands.
THE HOWLIN’: Website – Facebook – Instagram
5/ ‘Calexico’ by RED RUM CLUB (Liverpool, UK)
Fiesta music from Liverpool taking you to a hot bar somewhere in South-America. Red-blooded, passionate and heated gloriously with spicy trumpet flare. Wild party stuff!!
RED RUM CLUB: Facebook – Twitter
6/ ‘Let’s Go On With The Game’ by CREAMS (Germany)
Coldwave electricity pushing the sonic temperature way up. Shimmering and zestful. Swirling cut from the trio’s new album ‘Olympia II‘ out 2 February via Hidden Structures.
CREAMS: Facebook – Website – Instagram
7/ ‘Dragonflies’ by ERIC BENOIT (New York, NY, US)
This musical New York adventurer designs cinematic sounds and dreamy images that take you to unknown places. Intriguing and spiritual. This wonderful trip is a track from the man’s brand new album ‘Heartrender‘ – discover the whole journey here on Bandcamp.
ERIC BENOIT: Facebook – Twitter
See/hear you next week, music junkies…