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Track of the Day #862: Jaws The Shark – Loose Change

London based Jaws The Shark are back with yet another cathartic banger, this time in the form of ‘Loose Change‘. It’s a grunge-y track that’s ferocious, in-your-face and relentless from start to finish. ‘Loose Change’ is a raw track that borders on euphoric in places. ‘Loose Change’ also features Elliot Rawson of Yak on drums. […]

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Track of the Day #861: Hive Society – Opaque

Brighton based Hive Society recently returned with their latest single ‘Opaque‘ and it’s a haunting, yet dreamy track in an unsettling way. The track builds modestly and it’s serene for the most part. In true Hive Society fashion, ‘Opaque’ is a sublime offering, yet this time, it’s slightly darker. Hive Society are set to headline […]

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Track of the Day #860: Harvey Dormer – Habits

This dark, moody track comes from London based artist Harvey Dormer‘s latest EP ‘Songs For Parties’ which was released last month. ‘Habits‘ is a track that develops modestly, for the most part, around monotonous and sometimes fuzzed-out rhythms. The track becomes quite epic towards the end, becoming more intense as it develops subtly into something […]

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Track of the Day #859: Lunar Intruder – Angel

Lunar Intruder are a New Zealand based band and they’ve just released their brand new single ‘Angel‘. It’s a very mellow offering that develops into something quite epic mid-track, whilst still having an effortless demeanour. ‘Angel’ is an airy, atmospheric track with hints of post-rock and elements of shoegaze thrown in for good measure. Listen […]

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Track of the Day #858: Jeen – Better Drugs

Toronto based Jeen recently returned with this punchy, riff-filled track ‘Better Drugs‘, the latest cut from her forthcoming album ‘Dog Bite’ which is set for release in October 2021. It’s a fuzzy offering with epic parts but it’s a melancholy track at heart. The distorted warmth ‘Better Drugs’ has hooks you in and makes it a […]

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Track of the Day #857: Hallan – Orwell’s Idyllic Future

Today Portsmouth based Hallan have returned with their latest banger and also their best track yet. ‘Orwell’s Idyllic Future‘ is the band’s heaviest offering so far, it’s distorted, in-your-face and attitude-filled. Remember when I referred to one of Hallan’s previous singles ‘Habit‘ as mosh pit fuel? Well ‘Orwell’s Idyllic Future’ blows that out of the […]

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Track of the Day #856: English Teacher – R&B

Leeds alternative rock band English Teacher recently returned with their latest single ‘R&B‘. It’s a fiery noise-rock offering with frenzied guitars and an almost spoken-word vocal delivery. The track is built up by minimal verses that are lead by rumbling basslines, but it’s the more hectic, energetic parts of ‘R&B’ that really set the track […]

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Track of the Day #855: Stray Fossa – Hypocritic

‘Hypocritic‘ is the opening track taken from Virginia based band Stray Fossa‘s debut album ‘With You For Ever’ which was released last week! It’s a refreshing, acoustic-tinged, lo-fi track that’s melodic and instrumentally, it’s even playful in ways. ‘Hypocritic’ is a summery track with warmth and feel-good vibes strewn throughout. Listen to ‘Hypocritic’ by Stray […]

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Track of the Day #854: Roxy Jules – Jocelyn

Danish singer, musician and songwriter Roxy Jules has just released her latest EP ‘Still Falling Through The White’ and ‘Jocelyn‘ is the latest track taken from it. ‘Jocelyn’ is a mostly minimal track that consists of monotonous, yet hypnotic melodies that cut through fuzzy, industrial rhythms and a driven, thunderous beat. It’s a noise-rock track […]

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Track of the Day #853: Desperate Journalist – Fault

London based post-punk band Desperate Journalist recently returned with the first cut taken from their forthcoming album ‘Maximum Sorrow!’. ‘Fault‘ is a stark cut of raw, industrial post-punk that’s lead by a dread-filled bassline and it’s an impressive, powerful first offering taken from the album. Speaking of the track, the band have said: “The lyrics […]

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Track of the Day #852: Dead Slow Hoot – Gesticulating Wildly

This ambient, post-rock track comes from Sheffield/London based band Dead Slow Hoot‘s forthcoming EP ‘A Kinder Kind’ which is set for release this summer! ‘Gesticulating Wildly‘ is a quite a mellow track to start with, beginning in quite a relaxing manner with gentle melodies and even string use. This changes mid-track as it becomes more […]

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Track of the Day #851: Kowloon – Hollywood is Under Water

Los Angeles based Kowloon is back with yet another tune, this time ‘Hollywood is Under Water‘! The track bumbles along in a relaxing manner and it’s lead by a weighty, commanding bassline. ‘Hollywood is Under Water’ is a super-funky indie rock song at heart though. Everything that Kowloon writes is so laid-back and feel-good, it’s […]

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Track of the Day #850: Operation Ivan – Ivanovich

“I-V-A-N, Ivan.” It’s been amusing me for weeks just how catchy this song is and I can assure you that you will end up singing along to this very quickly… This synth-lead, post punk track ‘Ivanovich‘ comes from the brand new project of Portsmouth based solo artist Operation Ivan, a familiar face from a certain […]

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Track of the Day #849: The Effens – Eventually

Toronto based post-grunge band The Effens are back with the latest offering taken from their forthcoming EP ‘Eventually’ and this is the newest track taken from it. ‘Eventually‘ is explosive in true The Effens style, but this track has a super-infectious riff and vibe that makes it likeable from the word go. It’s a chaotic […]

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Track of the Day #848: Team Picture – phantom limb

This fuzzy cut comes from Leeds based Team Picture‘s official bootleg album ‘Music For Hauntings: Vol 1’ which is set for release on 14th May 2021. ‘phantom limb‘ is the first track taken from this release and also the first release since the band’s debut album ‘The Menace Of Mechanical Music’ last year (one of […]