Captain Stavros highlights the best of new and upcoming releases
Out now via Arbutus Records
Particularly pleasant in a low-fi moody manner.
Nicks and Grazes out October 14 via Saddle Creek Records
Palms out LARP out. Deep bass’ll make your phones crackle with pleasure.
Out Now via Brace Yourself Records
A schizophrenic track made for running away from a screaming and armed mob.
Care – Out Now via Meat Machine Records
There a palpable energy that’s simply irresistible with CLAMM.
‘Single Origin Experience’
Talks Talk Talk – Out September 9 via Third Man Records
In the late 90s and early 00s Soundtracks were riddled with slappers like these.
Day of Heaven – Out September 2 via Brace Yourself Records
A languidly pleasant track.
To Be Alright – Out Oct 7 via Lil’ Chief Records
Always enjoy a track whose lyrics are sung slow enough to be understood and appreciated.
Girders – Out September 2 via Alcopop!
Layered with tons of musical textures, extremely enjoyable.
Peel Dream Magazine
Pad – Out October 7 via Tough Love
Sucker for a track with finger snaps.
SAP - Out November 4 via JagJagWar Records
Undeniable that Okay Kaya continues to expand and express herself in this new tune
‘No More Wars’
Out Now via Partisan Records
An inarguable message
Twenty-Seven – Out Now via Fear of Missing Out Records
Another fresh single from emerging young talent.
The Black Angels
‘Without a Trace’
Winderness of Mirrors – Out September 16 on Partisan Records
‘6 or 7 more’
Like That – Out October 7 via Chapter Music
If ‘The Rapture’ and ‘Modest Mouse’ had music babies, this would be them.
October And The Eyes
Who Upset You – Out Now via KRO Records
Comes across like the opening band that ends up stealing the show from the headliner, keep an eye on this lot.
Gloria de Oliveira & Dean Hurley
‘Something to Behold’
Oceans of Time – Out September 16 on Sacred Bones Records
Both the video and music are haunting, craving a spooky fix? Look no further.
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Cool It Down – Out September 30 via Secretly Canadian
This isn’t the YYYs I grew up with but something about this new track in undeniable.
Ellegant Way to Sell Out EP – Out October 6 via Sad Club Records
If you used to run an improve group out of a church hall in Pittsburgh, this might be the song for you.
Yumi and the Weather
‘Can You Tell’
Out Now via Miohmi Records
A fast moving that packs heavy undertones.
‘Old Kind of Magic’
Old Kind of Magic – Out October 28 on Loose Records
This track definitely brings back that old timey microphone magic.
Out Now via Superstar Recordings
Le Junk’s no drunk dial hussy, his latest is a midnight lover’s go to reach-out. Another toe tapping hip shaker.
‘O.W.T.H. (Off With Their Heads)’
Out now – Via Raw Carrots/Barce Yourself Press
It’s got that early ‘00s UK Skunk Anansie meets Hercules and Love Affair feel to it.