venerdì 31 gennaio 2014

VIOLET INDIANA (Londra, Regno Unito)






Canzone: PURR LA PERLA
Dall'E.P.: CHOKE (Bella Union Records, 2000)


Canzone: INNOCENT
Dall'album: RUSSIAN DOLL (Bella Union Records, 2004)


Canzone: TORN UP
Dall'E.P.: CHOKE (Bella Union Records, 2000)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-ROULETTE (Bella Union Records, 2001)
-RUSSIAN DOLL (Bella Union Records, 2004)


COMPILATION CONSIGLIATA:
-CASINO (Instinct Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-CHOKE (Bella Union Records, 2000) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONE:
http://www.freakoutmagazine.it/31-08-2004/music-mag/recensioni/27453/recensione-violet-indiana-russian-doll/


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/roulette-mw0000002388
http://www.allmusic.com/album/russian-doll-mw0000655400
http://www.allmusic.com/album/casino-mw0000657217
http://www.hybridmagazine.com/reviews/1100/violet-indy.shtml


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/violet-indiana-mn0000178198/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://www.hybridmagazine.com/music/1000/violet.shtml


VIOLET INDIANA (Robin Guthrie & Siobhan de Maré)

giovedì 30 gennaio 2014

THE SUPERIMPOSERS (Bournemouth, Regno Unito)






Canzone: WOULD IT BE IMPOSSIBLE
Dall'album: S/T (Little League Records, 2005)


Canzone: SEEING IS BELIEVING
Dall'album: S/T (Little League Records, 2005)


Canzone: SHADOWS
Dall'album: S/T (Little League Records, 2005)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-S/T (Little League Records, 2005) WOOOW!!!
-MISSING (Little League Records, 2006)
-HARPSICHORD TREACLE (Wonderfulsound Records, 2008) WOOOW!!!
-SUNSHINE POPS! (Wonderfulsound Records, 2010)


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/the-superimposers-mw0000520229
http://www.allmusic.com/album/missing-mw0000471110
http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/reviews/albums/the-superimposers-harpsichord-treacle-2922
http://www.contactmusic.com/album-review/the-superimposers-sunshine-popsx01x07x10


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.theguardian.com/music/2010/may/24/new-band-superimposers


INTERVIEW:
http://www.musicomh.com/features/interviews/interview-the-superimposers


THE SUPERIMPOSERS

mercoledì 29 gennaio 2014

VITESSE (Chicago, U.S.A.)






Canzone: 2ND THOUGHT
Dall'album: WHAT CAN NOT BE BUT IS... (Acuarela Discos, 2001)


Canzone: OUT UNDER STARS
Dall'album: YOU WIN AGAIN, GRAVITY! (Hidden Agenda Records, 2002)


Canzone: A STATUE ON EASTER ISLAND
Dall'album: WHAT CAN NOT BE BUT IS... (Acuarela Discos, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-A CERTAIN HOSTILITY (Hidden Agenda Records, 1999)
-CHELSEA 27099 (Hidden Agenda Records, 2000)
-WHAT CAN NOT BE BUT IS... (Acuarela Discos, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-YOU WIN AGAIN, GRAVITY! (Hidden Agenda Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONE:
http://www.sodapop.it/acuarela2.htm


REVIEWS:
http://killedincars.tumblr.com/post/850269736/vitesse
http://www.themorningnews.org/post/vitesse-chelsea-27099
http://www.allmusic.com/album/what-can-not-be-but-is-mw0000226613
http://www.allmusic.com/album/you-win-again-gravity-mw0000229911


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/vitesse-mn0000224795/biography


VITESSE (Hewson Chen & Joshua Klein)

martedì 28 gennaio 2014

SUBURBAN KIDS WITH BIBLICAL NAMES (Svezia)







Canzone: FUNERAL FACE
Dall'E.P.: #2 (Labrador Records, 2005)


Canzone: PARAKIT
Dall'album: #3 (Labrador Records, 2005)


Canzone: GUNS N' AMMO
Dall'E.P.: #2 (Labrador Records, 2005)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-#3 (Labrador Records, 2005) WOOOW!!!


E.P. CONSIGLIATI:
-#1 (Labrado Records, 2004)
-#2 (Labrador Records, 2005) WOOOW!!!
-RENT A WRECK (Yesboyicecream Records, 2007)
-#4 (Labrador Records, 2009)


RECENSIONE:
http://www.kronic.it/artGet.aspx?cID=20069


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/3-mw0000471417
http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/reviews/albums/suburban-kids-with-biblical-names-4-12190


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/suburban-kids-with-biblical-names-mn0000337291/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://www.itsatrap.com/n/35222-interview-suburban-kids-with-biblical-names


SUBURBAN KIDS WITH BIBLICAL NAMES

lunedì 27 gennaio 2014

VIA TANIA (Australia)






Canzone: LIGHTNING & THUNDER
Dall'album: UNDER A DIFFERENT SKY (Chocolate Industries Records, 2003)


Canzone: I DREAM AGAIN
Dall'album: UNDER A DIFFERENT SKY (Chocolate Industries Records, 2003)


Canzone: IN THE DISTANCE
Dall'album: UNDER A DIFFERENT SKY (Chocolate Industries Records, 2003)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-UNDER A DIFFERENT SKY (Chocolate Industries Records, 2003) WOOOW!!!
-MOON SWEET MOON (Love + Mercy Records, 2007)
-AND THE TOMORROW MUSIC ORCHESTRA (Narooma Records, 2015) WOOOW!!!


REVIEWS:
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/8459-under-a-different-sky/
http://www.spin.com/2009/10/tania-moon-sweet-moon-hours/
http://exclaim.ca/music/article/via_tania-via_tania_tomorrow_music_orchestra


BIOGRAPHY:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Via_Tania


INTERVIEW:
http://www.interviewmagazine.com/music/tania-bowers-#_


VIA TANIA (Tania Bowers)

domenica 26 gennaio 2014

SISTERHOOD OF CONVOLUTED THINKERS (Washington D.C., U.S.A.)






Canzone: ALL YOU WANT TO DO IS MAKE ME CRY
Dall'album: BETTER DAYS COMING NOW (Teenbeat Records, 2003)


Canzone: AMI-CHAN, MAI-CHAN
Dall'album: UME SOUR (Darla Records, 2001)


Canzone: WARRENTON 1
Dall'album: S/T (Darla Records, 1998)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-S/T (Darla Records, 1998)
-UME SOUR (Darla Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-BETTER DAYS COMING NOW (Teenbeat Records, 2003) WOOOW!!!


REVIEWS:
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7190-ume-sour/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/better-days-coming-now-mw0000323436


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.teenbeatrecords.com/artists/sisterhood.html


SISTERHOOD OF CONVOLUTED THINKERS

sabato 25 gennaio 2014

VERMONT (Londra, Regno Unito)






Canzone: DRIVE
Dall'album: INS KINO (Tbilissi Recordings, 2002)


Canzone: POPPILOTEN
Dall'album: INS KINO (Tbilissi Recordings, 2002)


Canzone: BULLFIGHT IN BOGNA
Dall'album: INS KINO (Tbilissi Recordings, 2002)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-INS KINO (Tbilissi Recordings, 2002)


REVIEW:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/ins-kino-mw0001000511


VERMONT

venerdì 24 gennaio 2014

STYLOPHONIC (Milano, Italia)







Canzone: BIZARRE MIND
Dall'album: MAN MUSIC TECHNOLOGY (Prolifica Records, 2002)


Canzone: VINYLSTYLOZ
Dall'album: MAN MUSIC TECHNOLOGY (Prolifica Records, 2002)


Canzone: IF EVERYBODY IN THE WORLD LOVED EVERYBODY IN THE WORLD
Dall'album: MAN MUSIC TECHNOLOGY (Prolifica Records, 2002)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-MAN MUSIC TECHNOLOGY (Prolifica Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-BEATBOX SHOW (Universal Music Records, 2006)
-BOOM! (Carosello Records, 2013)


RECENSIONI:
http://www.rockit.it/recensione/2734/stefanostylophonicfontana-man-music-technology
http://www.tutankemule.net/index.php?showtopic=1780&mode=threaded&pid=18066
http://www.altrosuono.it/boom-il-ritorno-stylophonic/


REVIEW:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/man-music-technology-mw0000459520


BIOGRAFIA:
http://www.stylophonic.net/bio


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/stylophonic-mn0000921901/biography


INTERVISTA:
http://www.webl0g.net/2013/10/08/stefano-fontana-alias-stylophonic-racconta-boom-lintervista-esclusiva/


STYLOPHONIC (Stefano Fontana)

giovedì 23 gennaio 2014

VAPNET (Östersund, Svezia)







Canzone: STOCKHOLM SETT SNETT UPPIFRÅN
Dall'album: DÖDA FALLET (Hybris Records, 2008)


Canzone: SKORPAN
Dall'album: DÖDA FALLET (Hybris Records, 2008)


Canzone: ALLT SKRIVS OM
Dall'album: DÖDA FALLET (Hybris Records, 2008)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-JAG VER HUR MAN VÄNTAR (Hybris Records, 2006) WOOOW!!!
-DÖDA FALLET (Hybris Records, 2008) WOOOW!!!


MINIALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-NÅGOT DÅLIGT NYTT HAR HÄNT (Hybris Records, 2007)


REVIEWS:
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/9230-jag-vet-hur-man-vantar/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/11958-doda-fallet/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/10254-nagot-daligt-nytt-har-hant-ep/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/vapnet-mn0000609385


INTERVIEW (with Martin Abrahamsson):
http://www.itsatrap.com/n/25617-interview-martin-abrahamsson-vapnet


VAPNET

mercoledì 22 gennaio 2014

SPUTNIKS DOWN (Glasgow, Scozia)







Canzone: ATONEMENT
Dall'album: MUCH WAS DECIDED BEFORE YOU WERE BORN (Human Condition Records, 2001)


Canzone: MIE SCATTERING
Dall'album: MUCH WAS DECIDED BEFORE YOU WERE BORN (Human Condition Records, 2001)


Canzone: P.K.
Dall'album: MUCH WAS DECIDED BEFORE YOU WERE BORN (Human Condition Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-MUCH WAS DECIDED BEFORE YOU WERE BORN (Human Condition Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-THE MONOTONE MOUNTAIN (Human Condition Records, 2000)


BIOGRAPHY:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sputniks_Down


SPUTNIKS DOWN

martedì 21 gennaio 2014

ULRICH SCHNAUSS (Kiel, Germania)







Canzone: MONDAY - PARACETAMOL
Dall'album: A STRANGELY ISOLATED PLACE (City Centre Offices Records, 2003)


Canzone: BETWEEN US AND THEM
Dall'album: FAR WAY TRAINS PASSING BY (City Centre Offices Records, 2001)


Canzone: CLEAR DAY
Dall'album: A STRANGELY ISOLATED PLACE (City Centre Offices Records, 2003)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-FAR WAY TRAINS PASSING BY (City Centre Offices Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-A STRANGELY ISOLATED PLACE (City Centre Offices Records, 2003) WOOOW!!!
-GOODBYE (Independiente Records, 2007)
-A LONG WAY TO FALL (Scripted Realities Records, 2013)
-NO FURTHER AHEAD THAN TODAY (Scripted Realities Records, 2016) WOOOW!!!
-PASSAGE (with Jonas Munk) (Azure Vista Records, 2017)


RECENSIONI:
http://www.debaser.it/recensionidb/ID_37308/Ulrich_Schnauss_Far_Away_Trains_Passing_By.htm
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2003_schnauss.htm
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2007_ulrichschnauss.htm
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2013_ulrichschnauss_alongwaytofall.htm


REVIEWS:
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7026-far-away-trains-passing-by/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/a-strangely-isolated-place-mw0000210642
http://www.tinymixtapes.com/music-review/ulrich-schnauss-goodbye
http://www.popmatters.com/review/168132-ulrich-schnauss-a-long-way-to-fall/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/no-further-ahead-than-today-mw0002983509
http://www.backseatmafia.com/album-review-ulrich-schnauss-jonas-munk-passage/


BIOGRAFIA:
http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulrich_Schnauss


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/ulrich-schnauss-mn0000808352/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://www.residentadvisor.net/feature.aspx?1687


ULRICH SCHNAUSS

lunedì 20 gennaio 2014

SPOON (Austin, U.S.A.)






Canzone: FINER FEELINGS
Dall'album: GA GA GA GA GA (Merge Records, 2007)


Canzone: I TURN MY CAMERA ON
Dall'album: GIMME FICTION (Merge Records, 2005)


Canzone: I SAW THE LIGHT
Dall'album: TRANSFERENCE (Merge Records, 2010)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-TELEPHONO (Matador Records, 1996)
-A SERIES OF SNEAKS (Elektra Records, 1998) WOOOW!!!
-GIRLS CAN TELL (Merge Records, 2001)
-KILL THE MOONLIGHT (Merge Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-GIMME FICTION (Merge Records, 2005)
-GA GA GA GA GA (Merge Records, 2007) WOOOW!!!
-TRANSFERENCE (Merge Records, 2010)
-THEY WANT MY SOUL (Loma Vista Records, 2014) WOOOW!!!
-HOT THOUGHTS (Matador Records, 2017)


RECENSIONI:
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2005_spoon.htm
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2007_spoon.htm
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2010_spoon.htm
http://ondarock.it/recensioni/2014_spoon_theywantmysoul.htm
http://www.indie-zone.it/spoon-hot-thoughts-recensione/


REVIEWS:
http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/52875/Spoon-Telephono/
http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/33005/Spoon-Series-of-Sneaks/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7429-girls-can-tell/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7428-kill-the-moonlight/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7430-gimme-fiction/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/10390-ga-ga-ga-ga-ga/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/13839-transference/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/19514-spoon-they-want-my-soul/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/22990-hot-thoughts/


BIOGRAFIA:
http://www.rockol.it/artista/Spoon#bio


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/spoon-mn0000131038/biography


INTERVISTA:
http://www.ondarock.it/interviste/spoon.htm


INTERVIEW:
http://www.musicomh.com/features/interviews/interview-spoon


SPOON

domenica 19 gennaio 2014

VARNALINE (Burlington, U.S.A.)






Canzone: SONG
Dall'album: SONGS IN A NORTHERN KEY (Artemis Records, 2001)


Canzone: GULF OF MEXICO
Dall'album: SWEET LIFE (Zero Hour Records, 1998)


Canzone: INDIAN SUMMER BREAKDOWN
Dall'album: SONGS IN A NORTHERN KEY (Artemis Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-MAN OF SIN (Zero Hour Records, 1996)
-S/T (Zero Hour Records, 1997)
-SWEET LIFE (Zero Hour Records, 1998) WOOOW!!!
-SONGS IN A NORTHERN KEY (Artemis Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONI:
http://www.universomusica.com/index.php?select=show&gruppo=Varnaline&id=250&idArt=
http://www.scaruffi.com/vol5/varnalin.html


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/man-of-sin-mw0000646740
http://www.popmatters.com/review/varnaline-st/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/sweet-life-mw0000041909
http://www.popmatters.com/review/varnaline-songs/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.andersparker.com/bio.php


INTERVIEW:
http://tirbd.com/2009/12/monday-interview-anders-parker/


VARNALINE (Anders Parker)

sabato 18 gennaio 2014

SPLITSVILLE (Baltimora, U.S.A.)






Canzone: THE POPULAR
Dall'album: THE COMPLETE PET SOUL (Houston Party Records, 2001)


Canzone: THE MENTALIST
Dall'album: INCORPORATED (Houston Party Records, 2003)


Canzone: ALICEANNA
Dall'album: THE COMPLETE PET SOUL (Houston Party Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-SPLITSVILLE U.S.A. (Big Deal Records, 1996)
-ULTRASOUND (Big Deal Records, 1997)
-REPEATER (Big Deal Records, 1998) WOOOW!!!
-THE COMPLETE PET SOUL (Houston Party Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-INCORPORATED (Houston Party Records, 2003)


COMPILATION CONSIGLIATA:
-LET'S GO!: THE BEST OF SPLITSVILLE (Popboomerang Records, 2000) WOOOW!!!


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/splitsville-usa-mw0000182647
http://www.allmusic.com/album/ultrasound-mw0000023480
http://www.allmusic.com/album/repeater-mw0000043724
http://www.allmusic.com/album/the-complete-pet-soul-mw0000516675
http://www.allmusic.com/album/incorporated-mw0000516680
http://www.allmusic.com/album/lets-go%21-the-best-of-splitsville-mw0001079358


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/splitsville-mn0000742974/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://www.powerpopaholic.com/artist-interviews/splitsville


SPLITSVILLE

venerdì 17 gennaio 2014

VAGUE ANGELS (New York, U.S.A.)






Canzone: THEMEPARK ASHTRAY IN ASHTRAY THEMEPARK
Dall'album: TRUTH LOVED (Expect Candy Records, 2007)


Canzone: LET THE FORMULAR FORGE ITSELF FANTASTIC
Dall'album: TRUTH LOVED (Expect Candy Records, 2007)


Canzone: A TRINITY OF PAIRS
Dall'album: TRUTH LOVED (Expect Candy Records, 2007)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-LET'S DUKE IT OUT AT KILKENNY KATZ (Pretty Activity Records, 2006)
-TRUTH LOVED (Expect Candy Records, 2007) WOOOW!!!
-THE SUNNY DAY I CAUGHT TINTARELLA DI LUNA FOR A PICNIC AT THE CEMETERY (Expect Candy Records, 2010)


REVIEWS:
http://mundanesounds.blogspot.it/2006/05/vague-angels-lets-duke-it-out-at.html
http://www.leedsmusicscene.net/article/8525/
http://drownedinsound.com/releases/15473/reviews/4140295


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/vague-angels-mn0000487213/biography


INTERVIEW (with Chris Leo):
http://onlyangels.free.fr/interviews/l/chrisleo.htm


VAGUE ANGELS (Chris Leo)