alken sounds

HOOP DOOP MEETS: ALKEN SOUNDS

HOOP DOOP MEETS: ALKEN SOUNDS This week I met with Ian, a full-time law student and a part-time music producer who goes by the name of Alken. Although originally from the Netherlands, Ian has been visiting New York all his life because of family ties....
FUZZ CLUB FESTIVAL

FUZZ CLUB FESTIVAL EINDHOVEN 2018

FUZZ CLUB FESTIVAL EINDHOVEN 2018 Later this year London indie label/online record store Fuzz Club are going to be taking over the Dutch city of Eindhoven for a huge two-day festival at the lauded Effenaar venue, in collaboration with the masterminds...
Crimen

CRIMEN “SIX WEEKS”

CRIMEN "SIX WEEKS" Silent Animals may be the debut album from Italian trio Crimen, but it arrives over a decade into their career. Simone Greco (bass, voice, sound engineering) and Patrizio Strippoli (guitars, voice) formed the band in the Centocelle...
NATURAL

MONO MONO – NATURAL

MONO MONO - NATURAL The acclaimed young Danish duo mono mono takes a courageous leap on their new EP, Natural. The shelter human’s natural flaws by bringing in their own vulnerabilities. The duo’s debut EP is an open-minded portrait of two young people...
THE THIRD SOUND

THE THIRD SOUND “PHOTOGRAPHS”

THE THIRD SOUND "PHOTOGRAPHS" (FEAT. ANTON NEWCOMBE) The Third Sound is the project of Icelandic musician Hákon Aðalsteinsson who used to play in cult Reykjavik rock’n’roll bandits Singapore Sling and currently plays in Brian Jonestown Massacre....
Sherpa The Tiger

SHERPA THE TIGER GREAT VOWEL SHIFT

Sherpa The Tiger are a brand-new band hailing from Lviv, Ukraine. With an arsenal of decrepit Soviet synthesisers, the four-piece combine a love of minimalist ambient music and the kosmische grooves that came pumping out of Eastern Europe in the 60s/70s....
RF SHANNON

RF SHANNON “TOOTH ACHE”

RF Shannon is the psychedelic-folk project of Shane Renfro. Having recently returned to the US from a European tour playing alongside Jess Williamson supporting Kevin Morby, Renfro is gearing up for the release of his new full-length album, Trickster Blues,...
ROUTINE DEATH

ROUTINE DEATH “CHARM TOOTH”

ROUTINE DEATH "CHARM TOOTH" Gothenburg-via-Texas duo Routine Death announce debut album 'Parallel Universes' and share the bewitching noise pop of Charm Tooth Separated by 7,000 miles, Routine Death is the husband and wife duo of Lisa (Gothenburg) and...
Medistation

MEDISTATION “POOL OF BLOOD”

MEDISTATION "POOL OF BLOOD" New solo project from Eric Strand of The Orange Revival reveals fuzzed-out first single from debut EP, featuring guest vocals from Jake Garcia of The Black Angels Rumbling out of Stockholm on a cloud of reverb and feedback,...
NEST EGG

NEST EGG “LONG NIGHT OUTSIDE”

NEST EGG "LONG NIGHT OUTSIDE" Asheville's Nest Egg announce sophomore album 'Nothingness Is Not A Curse' Share the minimalist kraut-punk of lead-single 'Long Night Outside' Nest Egg are a three-piece from Asheville, North Carolina who describe their...