New album - Equator by Silent Island

2016-11-23 06:28:43 UTC

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Silent Island is brought you by the creator of Black Hill, musicformessier and White Cube.


Silent Island are on "Equator" EP:

Csarnogurszky István - guitars, songwriting
Farkas Dávid - bass guitar
Károlyi Gábor - bass guitar
Kalamár Ádám - drum programming


Silent Island is a brand new post-rock project from the man behind Black Hill, musicformessier and White Cube. Sum of three years experience of instrumental songwriting on a soft, but intense album.

Track List

  • Harbour - 03:49 
  • Whales and waves - 03:43 
  • Equator - 04:12 
  • The old frigate - 03:50 
  • Southern sky - 03:16


Genre : acoustic, rock, ambient, guitar, indie, instrumental, postrock, shoegaze

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New track - Thrills by Lampshades

2016-11-22 12:27:17 UTC

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Thrills' is about a nostalgia overdose on a hazy afternoon. Lampshades came together in 2015 with the aim of taking the weirdness they admired in ‘80s noise rock and adding their own frenetic energy into the mix. Their recording efforts to date, showcase a ferocious and visceral sound that captures their intense live performances and  their thematic preoccupations with the disengagement and disenfranchisement found within the urban landscape. Lampshades  follow the path their predecessors carved out as they looked for hope within the dirty and ugly aspects of a paranoid society.



Genre : indie

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New single - Hewing Crowns by herharbour

2016-11-12 07:54:00 UTC

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“Hewing Crowns” is the first single from herharbour's  sophomore release, and is the oldest song on the album. She chose it as the opening track and first release as she felt it introduced the space from which she started writing Go Gently Into the Night and that it could serve as a preface to the demons she attempted to quell in making the album.

Out on February 3, 2017 with E-Tron Records, 'Go Gently Into the Night' is about cycles. Herharbour wrote the songs at a time where death felt omnipresent. This album has been her attempt at making peace with death as a character of growing importance in her life.

Edited by Mike Dubue, the video is made up of found footage from the 1966 short film “Silent Snow, Secret Snow” by Conrad Aiken.  She wrote and produced the album in Ottawa and recorded with Dave Draves at Little Bullhorn Studio.


Genre : folk, indie, low-fi, orchestral, pop

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New album - Separate Grooves by Caitlin Glennon

2016-11-06 05:42:49 UTC

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Separate Grooves (release date Nov. 2) is on the rock end with pretty singing, vintage keys inspired, and 90s -ish sounding distorted guitars (and a couple acoustic thrown in).

Some themes explored on the album besides loss/love (Miss Invisible, Separate Grooves, Working for You) - airline travel (TSA Patdown), the affordable housing crisis (Tenement Cove), and self-funded artists (Wanting In).

Track List


  • Miss Invisible - 03:33 
  • Working For You - 02:56 
  • Separate Grooves - 03:48 
  • Young, Sassy & Drunk - 03:13 
  • Tenement Cove - 03:40 
  • Antelope - 03:19 
  • Gone but Not (Instrumental) - 02:46 
  • Deep Bells - 02:30 
  • Short Stay - 03:21 
  • TSA Patdown - 02:59 
  • Wanting In - 03:48 
  • Cold Reception - 03:33


Genre : alternative, electronica, vocalist, folk, rock, guitar, indie

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New track - Robot Girlfriend by Kabaal klankbaan

2016-11-06 05:11:36 UTC

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Kabaal klankbaan is Gauteng-based musician Floris Groenewald’s folk-rock music project. “It’s not a stage name,” says Floris, “but a band, of which I’m the only permanent member.” They play acoustic, alternative folk-rock, which varies from indie-pop songs, folky dystopian love songs, bluesy rock & roll, to songs about robots and video games.

Most live performances consist of one guy with an acoustic guitar, harmonica, and stompbox, rocking and rolling and folking in an attempt to ignore genre limitations. His next show might be Afrikaans, English, bilingual, folky, rocky, accompanied or solo. In 2015 Kabaal klankbaan performed several times as a duo, joined by saxophinist Andre van Coller, and for a special Halloween show in October 2016, they pulled out all the stops as a four-piece band.

Kabaal klankbaan has released a debut album, Dit wat oorgebly het, in October 2012, closely followed by a standalone, free download single, This town is for lovers, in November 2012. They launched a new single, Player Two (featuring Gad de Combes from Adventure Man and Shortstraw), in October 2013, and a second full-length album, Baptism, in June 2015.

Robot Girlfriend is a fun, humourous, electro/indie-pop song with a fair share of sincerity and heart.

Floris Groenewald, songwriter, frontman, and vocalist, describes the song with his tongue in his cheek: “Robot Girlfriend is simply about how flippin’ sweet it would be to have a girlfriend who’s a robot.”

“But it’s also about when your love life is so completely disappointing that you just retreat into a fantasy world and reject all sense of reality – or so my doctors say.”


Genre : acoustic, folk, pop, indie, electro

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