The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – Belong (Slumberland Records)

Belong: like entering a 90s flannel time-warp.

Peter Bjorn and John – Gimme Some (Cooking Vinyl)

It lacks a song as universally loved as ‘Young Folks’ but it stands up as one of their best album to date.

Perfume Genius Coming To The UK and Europe In May

Perfume Genius, aka Mike Hadreas is heading to the UK and Europe in May to play a run of live shows, including one at London’s Bush hall.

Björk To Premier New Show ‘Biophilia’ In Manchester

Manchester International Festival has confirmed that Björk will be holding a three week residency to premier her new Biophilia live show.

Flying Lotus And No Age Added To ATP’s Nightmare Before Christmas

Joining the previously announced headliners for the festival, which takes place at Butlins, Minehead, in December, will be No Age, Flying Lotus, Junior Boy, Marnie Stern and walls.

Jamie Woon – Lady Luck

Given that the video has already had 80,000 views in just over 24hrs it looks like ‘Lady Luck’ is going to be a big hit for Woon.

Connan Mockasin – Forever Dolphin Love (Erol Alkan Rework)

Connan Mockasin is set to re-release Forever Dolphin Love backed with a live album next week, 28th March, and before then producer Erol Alkan has reworked the title track.

Beth Ditto – Beth Ditto EP (Deconstruction)

After fronting the critically-acclaimed trio, Gossip, and becoming a global fashion icon, she is now breaking into the solo market

The Antlers Returning With New Album ‘Burst Apart’

The Antlers are set to follow up their 2009 album “Hospice” with a new a LP named ‘Burst Apart’, which is released in June on through Transgressive Records.

The Joy Formidable – Whirring

As is often the case with these things, The Joy Formidable have released the video for their new single ‘Whirring’ prior to its release on the 4th of April.