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Track of the Day #880: The Sugar Petals – Talk It Out

‘Talk It Out‘ is the latest track from Hertfordshire/Lincoln based band The Sugar Petals and it’s melodic, longing offering from the word go. It’s a lo-fi track with a certain warmth to it as well as exuding melancholy vibes. ‘Talk It Out’ is a jangly track that will charm from start to finish. Listen to […]

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Track of the Day #879: Drug Store Romeos – Secret Plan

Last week Drug Store Romeos returned with the latest cut from their forthcoming album ‘The World Within Our Bedrooms’. ‘Secret Plan‘ is a summery track that’s awash with atmospherics and enchanting vibes. Ever the masters of tempo-changes, this song doesn’t sit still for long switching up as well as down at various intervals. Speaking of […]

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Track of the Day #878: Pylons – The Chase

This indie-rock track comes from London based band Pylons! ‘The Chase‘ is quite a euphoric track in ways despite its laid-back, summery warm exterior. It’s a captivating track that’s packed full of vibrant melodies and punchy vocals otherwise. Speaking of the track, Pylons have said: “I think the only way to keep up with the […]

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Track of the Day #877: Fast Trains – On Being Poor

Although being part of his recent EP ‘ourWorld Volume 1‘, Fast Trains has just officially released latest track ‘On Being Poor‘ as a single! ‘On Being Poor’ is the most energetic, even heaviest track from Portsmouth based producer/songwriter Fast Trains yet. The track still has Fast Trains trademark minimal, alternative pop sound built into it, […]

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Track of the Day #876: Sea of Limbs – Effigy Envy

I got sent this track a few months ago and although I liked it, it somehow slipped through the net and never got covered… Fast forward to this week and every track of the day since Monday has been by Portsmouth bands and artists, so what better time to finally cover this track? ‘Effigy Envy‘ […]

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Track of the Day #875: Fake Empire – Half Man

Portsmouth based post-punk trio Fake Empire have emerged from hibernation with this synth-lead offering ‘Half Man‘. The track starts off with Delphic-esque synths but this quickly gives way to Fake Empire’s trademark atmospheric, yet dark sound and moody instrumentation. The end of the track sees things mellow out and drift into electronic obscurity. ‘Half Man’ […]

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Track of the Day #874: Joe Johnson feat. Megan Linford – What If

This easy-listening, acoustic track comes from Portsmouth based folk singer-songwriter Joe Johnson and features fellow Portsmouth artist Megan Linford. ‘What If‘ is a heartfelt offering that’s quite minimal with warm acoustic melodies/rhythms that are complimented by both Joe and Megan’s vocals. The track is finished off perfectly by various intricacies and glowing ambient details. Listen […]

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Track of the Day #873: Spin War – Coober Pedy

Formed over the last year, one of Portsmouth’s newest bands Spin War recently released their second demo ‘Coober Pedy‘! It’s a raw, hectic offering that’s filled with hypnotic riffs and general organised chaos. ‘Coober Pedy’ is the second introduction to one of Portsmouth’s most exciting new bands anyway. Last week Spin War were also announced […]

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Track of the Day #871: Low Hummer – The People, This Place

This urgent, frenzied track comes from Hull based Low Hummer! ‘The People, This Place‘ is a driven slice of energetic post-punk that has anthemic, epic parts towards the end of the track. Low Hummer also recently announced that they’ll be releasing their debut album ‘Modern Tricks For Living’ in September 2021. Listen to ‘The People, […]

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Track of the Day #870: JW Francis – John, Take Me With You

New York based lo-fi favourite JW Francis has just returned with his latest track ‘John, Take Me With You‘, the first cut taken from his second album ‘WANDERKID’. It’s a charming, yet driven track that in true JW Francis style is full of jangly melodies. JW Francis’ second album ‘WANDERKID’ is set for release in […]

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Track of the Day #872: The Effens – Venom Denim

Toronto glam-grunge quartet The Effens returned this week with the latest cut from their forthcoming EP in the form of this raw, distorted offering, ‘Venom Denim‘. In true The Effens style, this is an in-your-face track that’s dark, intense and razor-sharp. It’s raucous and you could only imagine how well the track would go down […]

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Track of the Day #869: Iain Howie – Leaf Syndrome

‘Leaf Syndrome‘ is the third and final pre-release single from Vancouver singer-song-writer/producer Iain Howie‘s forthcoming debut album ‘Patterns’ which is set for release on 11th June. It’s the most powerful track of the three releases, it’s melancholic and yearning, yet also quite a heartfelt offering.’Leaf Syndrome’ is an ambient, mellow slice of electronic, lo-fi pop […]

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Track of the Day #868: Cap’n Marble – Optical Wealth

‘Optical Wealth‘ is the latest track from indie-pop duo Cap’n Marble and in my opinion, it’s their best yet. It’s the bands most driven, commanding track yet despite it being on the more mellow side of things in true Cap’n Marble style. ‘Optical Wealth’ is lead by a weighty bassline that’s joined by both ethereal […]

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Track of the Day #867: The Pleasure Dome – Pretty Picture

Bristol punk band The Pleasure Dome returned last week with their latest single ‘Pretty Picture‘, a frenzied, in-your-face offering with apt lyrics. ‘Pretty Picture’ is built to be played loud, it’s raw, hectic and with the energy the track exudes, I can only imagine just how well it would go down live. Speaking of the […]

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Track of the Day #866: The Brooksidez – Nostalgia

‘Nostalgia‘ is the latest track from NYC based indie-rock quartet The Brooksidez! This is an upbeat, yet moody track that’s anthemic but also leans towards being something a bit more atmospheric. ‘Nostalgia’ is underpinned by post-punk and shoegaze influences but it’s still fresh sounding in its own right. Listen to ‘Nostalgia’ by The Brooksidez below […]