Cold Specks @ Mercury Lounge, New York 08/11/12

A triumphant start to the 7-piece band’s North American tour, which not even superstorm Sandy could derail

Tame Impala – Feels Like We Only Go Backwards

Tame Impala have released a typically psychedelic video for their new single ‘Feels Like We Only Go Backwards’, released 19th November on Modular Recordings

Listen: Vondelpark – Dracula

On ‘Dracula’ the bedroom aesthetic has been dropped and replaced by a rich languid production style.

Listen: Adam Green & Binki Shapiro – Collage

As a precursor to the album they’ve recorded a cover of the James Gang classic ‘Collage’

Frightened Rabbit Announce New Album ‘Pedestrian Verse’

Scottish quintet Frightened Rabbit have announced the details of their fourth studio album ‘Pedestrian Verse’.

S O H N – The Wheel

S O H N released his debut single’The Wheel’on Aesop yesterday and today he’s revealed the video, which incorporates the photography of Christian Pitschl.

Japandroids @ Heaven, London 26/10/2012

Thankfully, on stage the Vancouver duo are the same act we saw pumping out the unrelenting, visceral tones of Post Nothing a few years ago

Foals Unveil ‘Inhaler’ Video

Following the recent announcement of a ‘heavier’ third album, Foals have unvieled the video for lead track ‘Inhaler’.

Slowcoaches – Tummy Bug

Apparently Slowcoaches new single “was written as the title track for a short film of the same name, set around a boy that gets impregnated by an alien.” Seriously. The film was directed and filmed by Nottingham filmmakers John and Tom Turrell, and will be released next year by Belly Kids.

Melody’s Echo Chamber – You Won’t Be Missing That Part Of Me