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EXCITED ABOUT: Wall – Untitled

After the 30 minutes of music on the debut album “Untitled” by the Brooklyn four-piece Wall, the wild drumming, wild guitar lines and singer Sam’s intense no-nonsense vocals may make you think that the band wants to shove their world view down your throat as efficiently as possible. But beneath[…]

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[…]