Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Young Rival

Aaron D'Alesio, Noah Fralic, Kyle Kuchmey y John Smith son Young Rival, una muestra más de la excelente cantera musical canadiense. Guiños al pop y al rock de los 60 y 70's en canciones directas, de melodías certeras, las cuales conforman un Ep que se editó el pasado año y que cuenta con la producción de Emery Dobyns, conocido por trabajar con Lou Reed y Patti Smith.

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Aaron D'Alesio, Noah Fralic, Kyle Kuchmey and John Smith are Young rival, another example of the excellent and prolific Canadian music scene. Influenced by 60's and 70's rock and pop, their songs are direct, catchy and inmediate, and are featured on an Ep published last year and produced by Emery Dobyns, known for his work with Lou Reed and Patti Smith.

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Your Island.mp3

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Recommended Release: Harlem Shakes

Brooklyn esta dando en los últimos años una excelente cosecha de bandas, entre las que se encuentran Harlem Shakes, quinteto que dejó a todos con ganas de más después de su ep editado ya hace dos años. Por fín se publica su esperado debut, "Technicolor Health,"probablemente uno de los trabajos más destacados de lo que llevamos de año, repleto de luminosas y excelentes canciones.

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Brooklyn is becoming and excellent source for exciting new bands this las years. One of them, Harlem Shakes left as all wanting more after their debut Ep back in 2007. Finally, we have the much-anticipated long player here, "Technicolor Health", and it has been worth the wait, as it is probably one of the best releases so far this year, and album full of bright and excellent songs.

Strictly Game.mp3

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Favours For Sailors

Favours For Sailors son un cuarteto Londinense con la mirada puesta al otro lado del charco, de donde beben de las influencias de bandas como Pavement, Weezer, Modest Mouse o Islands. Melodías altamente adictivas que adquieren forma en las seis canciones incluidad en su Ep de debut "Furious Sons", el cual se edita esta semana.

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Favours for Sailors are a London quartet with their eyes and ears placed on the other side of the Ocean, from where they get influences of bans like Pavement, Weezer, Modest Mouse and Islands, among many others. Highly addictive melodies is what you find on the six songs included in their debut EP, "Furious Sons", out this week.

I Dreamt That I Dreamt That You Loved Me In Your Dreams.mp3

Monday, March 16, 2009

I Was A King

Son Noruegos, y su primer trabajo, "Losing Something Good For Something Better" fue alabado por buena parte de la prensa británica. El segundo, de título homónimo se ha editado a principios de año en su tierra natal y en Abril verá la luz en USA de la mano de The Control Group. Un disco en el que colaboran Emil Nikolaisen (Serena Maneesh ), Sufjan Stevens, Daniel Smith (Danielson) y Gary Olson (Ladybug Transistor) y en el que demuestran su admiración por bandas cómo Teenage Fanclub( el single se titula Norman Bleik) y Olivia Tremor Control.

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They are from Norway, and their first work, "Losing Something Good For Something Better" got really good reviews among the British media. Their shopomore and self-titled new record has already been published on their land and will see the ligh in the US next April, courtesy of The Control Group. A record with collaborations from Emil Nikolaisen (Serena Maneesh ), Sufjan Stevens, Daniel Smith (Danielson) and Gary Olson (Ladybug Transistor) that shows their admiration for bands like Teenage Fanclub( the single is named Norman Bleik) and Olivia Tremor Control, among others.

Norman Bleik.mp3

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Thursday, March 12, 2009

Listen to Telekinesis debut in full !!

Venimos siguiendo desde sus inicios a Michael Benjamin Lerner y su banda, Telekinesis, quienes editarán su debut el próximo mes de abril, disco que se puede escuchar al completo y por un tiempo límitado en la página de Merge Records. Un excelente trabajo que no dudamos en recomendar.

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We have been following Michael Benjamin Lermer and his band Telekinesis from their beginings, and now they are just a few weeks from the release of their debut record. You can listen to it in full, for a limited time, at Merge's website, and we strongly recommend it cause is an excellent work.

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The Dead Weather

The Dead Weather es el nuevo proyecto del prolífico Jack White; un supergupo formado por Alisson Mosshart(The Kills)en la voz, Dean Fertita ( Queens Of The Stone Age) a la guitarra, Jack Laurence ( The Raconteurs ) al bajo, y el propio White en la bateria. 150 afortunados tuvieronn la ocasión de verlos ayer en directo en la fiesta de inaguración de las nuevas oficinas del sello Third Mand Records en Nashville. " Hang you from the Heavens" es el single de presentación, al que acompaña como cara b una versión del "Are Friends Electric" de Gary Numan.

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The Dead Weather is the new Jack White's proyect, a supergroup with Alisson Mosshrat(The Kills) on vocals, Dean Fertita (Queens Of The Stone Age ) on guitar, Jack Laurence (The Raconteurs) on bass, and White on drums and vocals too. 150 lucky people got the chance to saw them live yesterday, as a surprise for the opening party of Third Man's Records new office in Nashville. "Hanging You From The Heavens" is their debut single, which features a version of Gary Numan's "Are Friends Electric on the B side".

Hang You From The Heavens.mp3 ( via Culture Bully )

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Silversun Pickups: Swoon

Después de cási tres años de espera, por fín se publica lo nuevo de Silversun Pickups: Swoon, verá la luz el 14 de Abril y "Panic Switch" es el adelanto, en el que siguen mostrando su habilidad para componer temas que al más puro estilo del rock alternativo de los 90.


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After almost three years form their debut, Silversun Pickups are set to release the eagerly awaited follow up, which will see the light on April 14 and it will be called Swoon. "Panic Switch" is an advance, a song in which they continue showing their knack for making great guitar-rock in the vein of 90's alternative rock bands.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Eberg

Einar Tönsberg, conocido artísticamente como Eberg es un músico y compositor Islandés que ha conseguido muy buenas críticas con sus dos discos publicados hasta la fecha, especialmente en el Reino Unido. Virtuoso del laptop y el Do It Yourself, no necesita de grandes medios para deleitarnos con pequeñas joyas de pop minimalista que ya han aparecido en series cómo OC y Veronica Mars, además de en un anuncio de Iphone. Antidote, su tercer trabajo, acaba de ser públicado en Japón y todavia no hay fecha para su lanzamiento en Europa. "One Step At The Time "es una de sus canciones, mientras que "Inside Your Head" es el tema más conocido de su anterior álbum.

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Einar Tönsberg, also known as Eberg, is an Icelandic musician and composer that has already got critical acclaim for his two published records, especially in the UK. A laptop and DIY virtuoso, he doesn't need a lot to deliver little pop jewels, some of them having already appeared in Tv series like OC and Veronica Mars and also on an Iphone commercial. "Antidote", his third work to date, has just been published in Japan and there is still no date for a European release. " One Step At The Time" is one of the songs included on it, while "Inside Your Head" is his best known song, form the album " Voff Voff"

One Step At The Time.mp3
Inside Your Head.mp3
Inside Your Head. video

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Neko Case: Myddle Cyclone

Se edita esta semana el quinto trabajo de Neko Case, probablemente una de las mejores voces del actual panorama musical y una excelente compositora. Myddle Cyclone, del que ya ofrecimos un adelanto aquí, cuenta con la colaboración de M.Ward, Garth Hudson, Sarah Hammer y miembros the The New Pornographers, Los Lobos, Calexico, The Sadies,The Lilys y Giant Sand entre otros. Un disco que puedes escuchar en su totalidad a través de Spinner.

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This weeks sees the release Neko Case's fifth record, probably one of the best voices in today's music and an excellent composer. Myddle Cyclone, from which we already offered a taster here, feautures numerous guests, such as M. Ward, Garth Hudson, Sarah Harmer, and members of The New Pornographers, Los Lobos, Calexico, The Sadies, Visqueen, The Lilys, and Giant Sand, among others. The full record can be listened at Spinner.