SEVEN IN THE MIX! 2016 – Weekend 21/22 May…


A new weekend, a new edition of this flashing mix
with seven striking tracks to play loud, very loud!…

1/ ‘A Ride’ by KEEP UP
This British quartet develops a mesmerizing pop drive that will draw your attention
from the first chord. Magnetic & captivating cruise with an elevated finale. Big score!
On: 5-track debut EP ‘Fear’ – stream on Spotify
Home: East Anglia, UK
KEEP UP: Website – Facebook – Twitter

2/ ‘Fickle Heart’ by CANARY
A remarkable performance. It seems like you get two different songs in one magic pop symphony. An amplified tempo and tone changing rollercoaster with harmonic vocals…
Home: Melbourne, Australia
CANARY; Website – Facebook – Twitter

3/ ‘Lost Control’ by PRETTY CITIZENS
The hypnotic backbone of this highly promising debut single is a bluesy groove that turns
slowly into a mind-bending guitar solo in the end. Smoking way to get started. Welcome!
Home: Nottingham, via Barnsley, UK
PRETTY CITIZENS: Facebook – Twitter

4/ ‘Other Side’ by PURE YOUTH
Melancholic power pop anthem spiced with glimmering guitars to spoil your ears. Melodic splendor strengthened with electrifying panache midway and a catchy chorus. A beauty!
PURE YOUTH: Website – Facebook – Twitter

5/ ‘Ordinary Daze’ by SEA PINKS
Belfast band allegedly inspired by sea glass, bleached grass & ghost guitars. Whatever. They sound bloody cool. Jingle jangle beats and shiny guitars escort a whirling melody
with a young Billy Bragg vibe. Top cut from excellent Soft Days album, here on Bandcamp
SEA PINKS: Facebook – Twitter

6/ ‘Acosta’ by SKYJELLY
Guitar sound wizard Skyjelly Jones & friends is back. This ongoing, repetitive jam moves
like a nasty serpent on too much speed. Mind-twisting & menacing. Playing it loud on
your earphones will help to get completely mad. Don’t miss this rattling, groovy trip…
From: brand new 5-track cassette ‘Blank Panthers‘ – here on Bandcamp
Home: Boston, Massachusetts, US
SKYJELLY: Website – Twitter

7/ ‘Don’t Take It Personal’ by NATHANIEL STEPHEN
This Boston-based singer/songwriter plays and sings the blues with a candid heart
and a sensitive soul. His authentic and melancholic mood will touch your imagination…
NATHANIEL STEPHEN: Reverbnation – Twitter

See/hear you next week, music junkies…