Leeds band Fehm make what we like to call, glorious post punk. With a slew of incredible recordings under their belt, their latest track ‘Human Age’ feels needed in this day and age. What can be considered a time of uncertainty, the song is a soundtrack to questioning and action needed to navigate the now. Pushed by stark post-punk and cold wave sonics, there is everything to love about this track and Fehm themselves. The tune is taken from their double A-side release ‘Human Age / Last Breath’. Have a listen.
North London-based band Desperate Journalist have shared their latest track ‘All Over’, which is the final single taken from their critically acclaimed LP ‘Grow Up’. The song comes ahead of their October 19th show at The Dome in London. They have also decided to give away the song for free on their website desperatejournalist.co.uk. Packed with a punch of post-punk with spiky pop melodies, ‘All Over’ is Desperate Journalist closing out their album run with a bang. Have a listen.
Hartlepool group PLAZA return with their latest recording titled ‘Speak It’. Produced by Alex Greaves, the boys have hit the target with heavy blows of grunge meets post-punk hits. Fiercely sharp guitar riffs coupled with Brad Lennard’s haunting vocal work, has made for a euphoric and impacting cut that demonstrate the power that this group is equipped with. ‘Speak It’ is out now via Beyond the Wall Records.
Danish band Nelson Can have shared the video for their single ‘Stonewall Frank’. Now in all honesty, there isn’t really much going on in the vid besides the girls sitting on steps nodding their heads to the track. Whilst there may not be much action in the visual department, the song itself is quite amazing and energetic. The track is taken from Nelson Can’s ‘EP3’ EP out now on Alcopop! Records. Check it out.
Brighton band TIGERCUB have been quite the busy group performing their festival rounds. With their forthcoming EP ‘Evolve or Die’ scheduled to drop September 29th on Alcopop! Records, the trio have unveiled their latest single ‘Into The Ashes’. Finding that perfect balance between revving post-punk and melodic pop, they have gracefully incorporated lush change-ups within the structure. This is one of TIGERCUB’s best offerings yet.
One of the hottest bands out of Manchester, PINS make their return with their new song ‘Save The Rich’. For this one, the group have teamed up with Jamie Hince of The Kills, who produced the track. Upbeat drumming sets the tone as spiky guitar riffs and head-on vocals hark back to the sound of the punk funk era with a modern twist. PINS are definitely on fire these days. ‘Serve The Rich’ is out now. Have a listen. Read more […]
Tusks will be gearing up for the release of her debut LP ‘Dissolve’ out October 13th via One Little Indian. Having shared the title track a couple months back , the London-based artist has now unveiled her heavy-hitting single ‘Last’. A hazy blast of alternative with post-punk leanings, Tusks strikes like a hot iron on the flame delivering with sheer conviction. “Last’ is produced by Brett Cox.
Glasgow’s The Ninth Wave are a group that absolutely need to be on your radar. Unleashing their massive song ‘Reformation’ a couple months back, the group now strike with the heaviest of blows with their latest cut ‘Liars’. Powered by lashing guitars, racing drums and impacting vocals that perfectly reel together dark pop melodies with a post punk angst, the track is taken from their latest EP which is currently out now. Have a listen.
Berlin-based duo Lea Porcelain’s ‘Hymns To The Night’ is already in the running for our list of top albums of the year. A flawless presentation of post-punk, the band ar now gearing up for their forthcoming ‘Lea Porcelain Remixed’ EP. Having already shared Scuba’s killer rework of ‘Warsaw Street’, they now unveil the Ruede Hagelstein & Amin Fallaha versionof ‘Similar Familiar’. Keeping the main, huskly synths of the original, they transform the cut into an eerie 4×4 bit that whilst deep and dark, is just as open and spacicous.
Leeds band FEHM deliver a bold hitting of post-punk and new wave with their latest single ‘Last Breath’. Dark, moody and atmospheric, the song touches on that inevitable event of the final stages of life. Riddled with racing guitars and sharp, stabbing synths, the Matt Peel-produced song is an instant ear-grabber. Have a listen. Read more […]