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Author Archive

How (not) to meet your favourite band.

Go behind the curtain with Brett Spaceman….and leave him there!

Test Card – Patterns

Sound In Silence

retro ambient success

ILUITEQ – The Light Inside, The Dark Outside


Hopeful ambient offering

Oneiros Way – The Dawn is Near

I Dischi del Minollo

Italian darkwave/dreampop

Sweeney – Stay For The Sorrow

Sound In Silence

‘deeply personal’

Pia Fraus – Now You Know It Still Feels The Same


Eurovision dreampop contest, anyone?

Julien Demoulin – Everything Forgotten, Everything Remembered.

Sound In Silence

Focused breathing with francophone minimalist

Black Swan Lane – Special Offer

limited time offer at storefront

Vague Lanes – Cassette


post punk project with twin bassists

The Editor’s Albums of 2021

Albums of the year and more.

[sic] Writer Lists – Paul Lockett’s Albums of 2021

contributor lists roll in

[sic] Writer Lists – Gavin Fearnley’s Albums Of 2021

[sic] contributor lists continue

[sic] Writer Lists – The Indie Dads Albums of 2021

[sic] contributor lists begin

First Glances – Too Much Future

“a group of disparate musicians from… West Yorkshire”

Dryft – From Stasis


Far from static IDM release,

Video Watch – Klammer – Broken Dreams In A Crashing Car

“crepuscular” post-punk return

Good Shepherd – Let’s See What The East Wind Brings

Rusted Rail Records

‘minimalist folk’ to ‘pull on the heartstrings’

AZ – Doe or Die II

Quiet Money

low key gem from the Brooklyn rapper

Black Swan Lane – Hide In View


congratulations, you just discovered your latest favourite band

The Institutes – Colosseums

42’s Records

Colossal debut from Britains best new band.