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EXCITED ABOUT: CryptoChrome – More Human

The European hip hop trio CryptoChrome of USA, Anik and S.O.N. was the first act we saw at last year’s Iceland Airwaves and they set us up to the right mood for the festival. Now their excellent debut album “More Human” is finally out with 11 intense tracks driven by[…]

EXCITED ABOUT: Løzninger & Kitowski – Crashing Clouds (Album)

“Crashing Clouds” by Løzninger & Kitowski starts with gentle electronic sounds that lull you into the expectation of a mellow experience. But then an alarm sounds so abruptly that you may want to look around for the nearest emergency exit and then all bets are off. The album is a[…]

EXCITED ABOUT: Glider Pilots – Talk Free (Album)

Glider Pilots are the duo of siblings Samantha and Benjamin Hope from Queensland, Australia. Their debut album “Talk Free” is music made for a sunny Sunday afternoon: putting it on will instantly put you in a state of relaxed dreaming. Glider Pilots take in many inspirations for their music, but[…]

EXCITED ABOUT: Rodes Rollins / Linger / Molly Burch / Novella

Rodes Rollins – Young Adult Rodes Rollins debut EP “Young Adult” centers about experiences and decisions in her younger years. She wraps them into dramatic pop songs with cinematic quality. (Apple Music | Spotify | Soundcloud) Línger – Tuple Tuple, the debut EP of Australian singer/songwriter Línger, contains five chilled[…]

EXCITED ABOUT: Rose Elinor Dougall // Cloud Nothings // Priests

Plenty of new full-length albums and EPs came out since last week and today and we are especially excited about the following new releases: Rose Elinor Dougall – Stellular “Stellular” is Rose Elinor Dougall’s second full length album, full of beautifully melancholic pop songs. (Apple Music | Spotify). Cloud Nothings[…]

TOP 5 – Favorite EPs of 2016 – Elke’s Picks

For a while now, there is the trend to release several singles and bundle them to an EP or to release one or two EPs per year instead of a full length album. With EPs gaining importance, we thought it only fair to give this year’s EPs their own feature[…]

Favorite Top 10 Albums of 2016 – Oliver’s Picks

In 2016 it felt harder than usual to put together a best-of list and looking around there is surprisingly little consensus beyond a few established superstars. But here we go: my favorite ten albums, in loose order: Young Magic – Still Life The third album of Brooklyn duo Young Magic[…]