The Mantles, Memory

The Mantles- Memory 7″ on Slumberland Records

News of any new music from The Mantles always makes me happy. The band have featured heavily in my listening over the last couple of years,  with their last LP, Long Enough to Leave my favourite album of 2013. The group’s next release will the 7″ Memory which comes out in December on Slumberland Records. On the track you can hear the band’s jangly-infused pop but their post-punk tendencies also… Read more →

Matt Kivel - Days of Being Wild

Matt Kivel – Days of Being Wild

I somehow missed the release of Matt Kivel’s second album Days of Being Wild when it came out on Woodsist records back in July. Thankfully this pretty, folk infused gem is now in my ears. Listen below to album track Open Road. Read more →

The Lake Radio

The Lake – new radio station from Efterklang

I love radio in both its traditional and digital formats. From community run stations such as Melbourne’s Triple R who I’ve had the pleasure to volunteer with, to internet station Radio Magnetic, home to the Dead Sound podcast. I was therefore very excited to discover that members of the fantastic Efterklang have been involved in starting radio station The Lake, which broadcasts from Copenhagen… Read more →