giovedì 31 luglio 2014

BIG EYES (Regno Unito)






Canzone: SPIDERSONG
Dall'album: WE HAVE NO NEED FOR VOICES WHEN OUR HEARTS CAN SING (Pickled Egg Records, 2003)


Canzone: BABY WING
Dall'album: LOVE IS GONE MAD (Pickled Egg Records, 2002)


Canzone: LONESOME POUCH
Dall'album: WE HAVE NO NEED FOR VOICES WHEN OUR HEARTS CAN SING (Pickled Egg Records, 2003)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-CLUMSY MUSIC (Pickled Egg Records, 2000)
-LOVE IS GONE MAD (Pickled Egg Records, 2002)
-WE HAVE NO NEED FOR VOICES WHEN OUR HEARTS CAN SING (Pickled Egg Records, 2003) WOOOW!!!


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


REVIEWS:
https://www.normanrecords.com/records/39915-big-eyes-love-is-gone-mad
http://www.pennyblackmusic.co.uk/MagSitePages/Review.aspx?id=3381


BIG EYES

mercoledì 30 luglio 2014

ZOEY VAN GOEY (Glasgow, Scozia)







Canzone: FOXTROT VANDALS
Dall'album: THE CAGE WAS UNLOCKED ALL (Left In The Dark Records, 2009)


Canzone: MOUNTAIN ON FIRE
Dall'album: PROPELLER VERSUS WINGS (Chemikal Underground Records, 2011)


Canzone: COTTON COVERING
Dall'album: THE CAGE WAS UNLOCKED ALL (Left In The Dark Records, 2009)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-THE CAGE WAS UNLOCKED ALL (Left In The Dark Records, 2009)
-PROPELLER VERSUS WINGS (Chemikal Underground Records, 2011)


RECENSIONI:
http://sentireascoltare.com/recensioni/zoey-van-goey-the-cage-was-unlocked-all-along/
http://www.mescalina.it/musica/recensioni/zoey-van-goey-propeller-versus-wings


REVIEWS:
http://exclaim.ca/Reviews/PopAndRock/zoey_van_goey-_cage_was_unlocked_all_along
http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/reviews/albums/zoey-van-goey-propeller-versus-wings-48415


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.zoeyvangoey.com/


INTERVIEW:
http://www.thefourohfive.com/news/article/zoey-van-goey-the-405-interview


ZOEY VAN GOEY

martedì 29 luglio 2014

THE BROKEN FAMILY BAND (Cambridge, Regno Unito - 2001-2009)






Canzone: IT'S ALL OVER
Dall'album: BALLS (Track & Field Records, 2006)


Canzone: POOR LITTLE THING
Dall'E.P.: JESUS SONGS (Track & Field Records, 2004)


Canzone: I SEE HOW YOU ARE
Dall'album: BALLS (Track & Field Records, 2006)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-COLD WATER SONGS (Snowstorm Records, 2003)

-WELCOME HOME, LOSER (Track & Field Records, 2005) WOOOW!!!
-BALLS (Track & Field Records, 2006) WOOOW!!!
-HELLO LOVE (Track & Field Records, 2007)
-PLEASE AND THANK YOU (Cooking Vinyl Records, 2009)


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-JESUS SONGS (Track & Field Records, 2004) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONI:
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2006_brokenfamily.htm
http://sentireascoltare.com/recensioni/broken-family-band-the-please-and-thank-you/


REVIEWS:
http://drownedinsound.com/releases/3405/reviews/7598-
http://drownedinsound.com/releases/3016/reviews/10974-
http://drownedinsound.com/releases/7124/reviews/639817-the-broken-family-band-balls
http://www.contactmusic.com/pages/brokenfamilybandx02x07x07
http://www.popmatters.com/review/94408-the-broken-family-band-please-and-thank-you/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-broken-family-band-mn0000626073/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4138331-broken-family-dis-band--their-farewell-interview


THE BROKEN FAMILY BAND

lunedì 28 luglio 2014

GARLIC (Regno Unito)






Canzone: NOT OVER YET
Dall'album: THE MURKY WORLD OF SEATS (Propylactic Records, 2001)


Canzone: PIG
Dall'album: THE MURKY WORLD OF SEATS (Propylactic Records, 2001)


Canzone: ALL IN THE NAME OF FUN
Dall'album: THE MURKY WORLD OF SEATS (Propylactic Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-THE MURKY WORLD OF SEATS (Propylactic Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-JAM SABBATICAL (Bella Union Records, 2003)


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/the-murky-world-of-seats-mw0000224340
http://www.allmusic.com/album/jam-sabbatical-mw0000692618


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/garlic-mn0000162007


INTERVIEW:
http://www.pennyblackmusic.co.uk/MagSitePages/Article.aspx?id=3211


GARLIC

domenica 27 luglio 2014

ALOHA (Cleveland, U.S.A.)






Canzone: FEROCIOUS LOVE
Dall'album: THAT'S YOUR FIRE (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2000)


Canzone: I'M IN TROUBLE
Dall'album: HOME ACRES (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2010)


Canzone: ICE STORMING
Dall'album: SOME ECHOES (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2006)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-THAT'S YOUR FIRE (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2000) WOOOW!!!
-SUGAR (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-HERE COMES EVERYONE (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2004)
-SOME ECHOES (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2006) WOOOW!!!
-HOME ACRES (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2010)
-LITTLE WINDOWS CUT RIGHT THROUGH (Polyvinyl Record Company, 2016) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONI:
http://www.sodapop.it/brevi02.htm
http://ilmucchio.it/recensioni/musica/aloha-here-comes-everyone/
http://www.rockline.it/recensione/aloha/some-echoes
http://www.rockline.it/recensione/aloha/home-acres
http://www.storiadellamusica.it/indie_rock/indie_rock/aloha-little_windows_cut_right_through(polyvinyl-2016).html


REVIEWS:
http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/47430/Aloha-Thats-Your-Fire/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/128-sugar/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/129-here-comes-everyone/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/130-some-echoes/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/14000-home-acres/
http://newnoisemagazine.com/album-review-aloha-little-windows-cut-right-through/#


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/aloha-mn0000746748/biography


INTERVIEW (with Tony Cavallario):
http://archives.heavemedia.com/interview/2010/04/19/aloha


ALOHA

sabato 26 luglio 2014

BRIDGE AND TUNNEL (Berlino, Germania - 2000-2004)







Canzone: CITY RULES
Dall'album: THE GREAT OUTDOORS (Surrender Records, 2003)


Canzone: DOWN
Dall'album: THE GREAT OUTDOORS (Surrender Records, 2003)


Canzone: DAVE'S BIG SCORE
Dall'album: THE GREAT OUTDOORS (Surrender Records, 2003)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-THE GREAT OUTDOORS (Surrender Records, 2003) WOOOW!!!


REVIEW:
http://drownedinsound.com/releases/3321/reviews/6800


BRIDGE AND TUNNEL

venerdì 25 luglio 2014

THE LITTLE ONES (Los Angeles, U.S.A.)






Canzone: LOVERS WHO UNCOVER
Dall'E.P.: SING SONG (Astralwerks Records, 2006)


Canzone: MORNING TIDE
Dall'album: MORNING TIDE (Heavenly Records, 2008)


Canzone: ARGONAUTS
Dall'album: THE DAWN SANG ALONG (Branches Recording Collective, 2013)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-MORNING TIDE (Heavenly Records, 2008) WOOOW!!!
-THE DAWN SANG ALONG (Branches Recording Collective, 2013)


E.P. CONSIGLIATI:
-SING SONG (Astralwerks Records, 2006)
-TERRY TALES AND FALLEN GATES (Branches Recording Collective, 2008)


REVIEWS:
http://www.contactmusic.com/album-review/the-little-ones-morning-tidex20x08x08
http://www.theowlmag.com/album-reviews/the-dawn-sang-along-by-the-little-ones/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/9368-sing-song-ep/
http://www.popmatters.com/review/the-little-ones-terry-tales-fallen-gates/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-little-ones-mn0000576425/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://exclaim.ca/Interviews/WebExclusive/little_ones_ed_reyes


THE LITTLE ONES

giovedì 24 luglio 2014

DRILL FOR ABSENTEE (Philadelphia, U.S.A. - 1995-1999)






Canzone: NAKED SINGULARITY
Dall'E.P.: CIRCLE MUSIC (Mindwalk Recordings, 1998)


Canzone: CIRCLE
Dall'E.P.: CIRCLE MUSIC (Mindwalk Recordings, 1998)


Canzone: ARS POETICA SCRIBBLED ON A PARKING TICKET
Dall'E.P.: CIRCLE MUSIC (Mindwalk Recordings, 1998)


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-CIRCLE MUSIC (Mindwalk Recordings, 1998) WOOOW!!!


REVIEW:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/drill-for-absentee-mw0001061973


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/drill-for-absentee-mn0001292756


DRILL FOR ABSENTEE

mercoledì 23 luglio 2014

THE ESSEX GREEN (New York, U.S.A.)






Canzone: MRS. BEAN
Dall'album: EVERYTHING IS GREEN (Kindercore Records, 1999)


Canzone: CARBALLO
Dall'album: EVERYTHING IS GREEN (Kindercore Records, 1999)


Canzone: SATURDAY
Dall'album: EVERYTHING IS GREEN (Kindercore Records, 1999)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-EVERYTHING IS GREEN (Kindercore Records, 1999) WOOOW!!!
-THE LONG GOODBYE (Merge Records, 2003)
-CANNIBAL SEA (Track & Field Records, 2006)


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/everything-is-green-mw0000256095
http://www.almostcool.org/mr/411/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/2837-cannibal-sea/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-essex-green-mn0000758919/biography


INTERVIEW (with Chris Ziter):
http://lacewings.wordpress.com/2006/10/05/interview-with-chris-zither-of-the-essex-green/


THE ESSEX GREEN

martedì 22 luglio 2014

FRUIT BATS (Chicago, U.S.A.)






Canzone: THE LITTLE ACORN
Dall'album: MOUTHFULS (Sub Pop Records, 2003)


Canzone: TANGIE AND RAY
Dall'album: TRIPPER (Sub Pop Records, 2011)


Canzone: PRIMITIVE MAN
Dall'album: THE RUMINANT BAND (Sub Pop Records, 2009)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-ECHOLOCATION (Perishable Records, 2001)
-MOUTHFULS (Sub Pop Records, 2003)
-SPELLED IN BONES (Sub Pop Records, 2005)
-THE RUMINANT BAND (Sub Pop Records, 2009) WOOOW!!!
-TRIPPER (Sub Pop Records, 2011) WOOOW!!!
-ABSOLUTE LOSER (Easy Sound Records, 2016) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONI:
http://www.freakoutmagazine.it/01-03-2004/music-mag/recensioni/27288/recensione-fruit-bats-mouthfuls/
http://www.storiadellamusica.it/pop-music/country_pop/fruit_bats-the_ruminant_band(sub_pop-2009).html
http://www.indieforbunnies.com/2011/07/08/fruit-bats-tripper/
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2016_fruitbats_absoluteloser.htm


REVIEWS:
http://betterpropaganda.com/content.aspx?id=50
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/3228-mouthfuls/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/3230-spelled-in-bones/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/13350-the-ruminant-band/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/15743-tripper/
https://consequenceofsound.net/2016/05/album-review-fruit-bats-absolute-loser/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/fruit-bats-mn0000988516/biography



INTERVIEW:
http://rocksucker.co.uk/2011/10/interview-fruit-bats.html


FRUIT BATS

lunedì 21 luglio 2014

THE BEST FRIENDS GROUP (Australia - U.S.A.)











Canzone: KILLING TIME
Dal mini album: WHEN EVERYONE'S AROUND (Magic Marker Records, 2001)


Canzone: ANY KIND OF PAIN
Dal mini album: WHEN EVERYONE'S AROUND (Magic Marker Records, 2001)


Canzone: THE HEAVY-HEART SONG
Dal mini album: WHEN EVERYONE'S AROUND (Magic Marker Records, 2001)


MINI ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-WHEN EVERYONE'S AROUND (Magic Marker Records, 2001)


REVIEW:
http://www.popmatters.com/review/bestfriendsgroup-when/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.magicmarkerrecords.com/tbfg.html


THE BEST FRIENDS GROUP

domenica 20 luglio 2014

AARKTICA (New York, U.S.A.)






Canzone: WELCOME HOME
Dall'album: NO SOLACE IN SLEEP (Silber Records, 2000)


Canzone: (LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO) 23
Dall'E.P.: MORNING ONE (Ochre Records, 2001)


Canzone: NOSTALGIA = DISTORTION
Dall'album: ...OR YOU COULD JUST GO THROUGH YOUR WHOLE LIFE AND BE HAPPY ANYWAY - BLISS OUT V. 18 (Darla Records, 2002)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-NO SOLACE IN SLEEP (Silber Records, 2000) WOOOW!!!
-...OR YOU COULD JUST GO THROUGH YOUR WHOLE LIFE AND BE HAPPY ANYWAY - BLISS OUT V. 18 (Darla Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-PURE TONE AUDIOMETRY (Silber Records, 2003)
-BLEEDING LIGHT (Darla Records, 2005)
-MATCHLESS YEARS (Darla Records, 2007)
-IN SEA (Silber Records, 2009) WOOOW!!!


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-MORNING ONE (Ochre Records, 2001)


RECENSIONI:
http://www.almostcool.org/mr/80/
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2009_aarktica.htm


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/no-solace-in-sleep-mw0000693038
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7-or-you-could-just-go-through-your-whole-life-and-be-happy-anyway/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/6-pure-tone-audiometry/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/8-bleeding-light/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/matchless-years-mw0000488250
http://www.popmatters.com/review/116550-aarktica-in-sea/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/morning-one-mw0000729249


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/aarktica-mn0000585674/biography


INTERVIEW (with Jon DeRosa):
http://www.silbermedia.com/qrd/archives/35aarktica.html


AARKTICA (Jon DeRosa)

sabato 19 luglio 2014

BEAUTY PILL (Washington, U.S.A.)






Canzone: WON'T YOU BE MINE
Dall'album: THE UNSUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE (Dischord Records, 2004)


Canzone: DRIVE DOWN THE COST
Dall'album: THE UNSUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE (Dischord Records, 2004)


Canzone: NANCY MEDLEY, GIRL GENIUS, AGE 15
Dall'album: THE UNSUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE (Dischord Records, 2004)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-THE UNSUSTAINABLE LIFESTYLE (Dischord Records, 2004) WOOOW!!!
-DESCRIBES THINGS AS THEY ARE (Butterscotch Records, 2015) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONI:
http://www.freakoutmagazine.it/22-03-2004/music-mag/recensioni/27312/recensione-beauty-pill-the-unsustainable-lifestyle/
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2015_beautypill_beautypilldescribesthingsastheyare.htm


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/the-unsustainable-lifestyle-mw0000740276
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/20514-beauty-pill-beauty-pill-describes-things-as-they-are/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/beauty-pill-mn0000160474/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://pitchfork.com/features/interviews/5820-the-beauty-pill/


BEAUTY PILL

venerdì 18 luglio 2014

L'AUGMENTATION (Birmingham, Regno Unito)






Canzone: SWITCHBOARD OPERATOR
Dal mini album: PIGALLE (Kooky Records, 1999)


Canzone: SOLEIL
Dal mini album: PIGALLE (Kooky Records, 1999)


Canzone: ACCIDENT SCENE
Dal mini album: PIGALLE (Kooky Records, 1999)


MINI ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-PIGALLE (Kooky Records, 1999) WOOOW!!!


INTERVIEW:
http://www.pickled-egg.co.uk/laugmentation.htm


L'AUGMENTATION

giovedì 17 luglio 2014

THE AMERICAN ANALOG SET (Austin, U.S.A.)






Canzone: BLUE CHAISE
Dall'album: FROM OUR LIVING ROOM TO YOURS (Emperor Jones Records, 1997)


Canzone: COME HOME BABY JULIE, COME HOME
Dall'album: PROMISE OF LOVE (Tiger Style Records, 2003)


Canzone: KNOW BY HEART
Dall'album: KNOW BY HEART (Tiger Style Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-THE FUN OF WATCHING FIREWORKS (Emperor Jones Records, 1996) WOOOW!!!
-FROM OUR LIVING ROOM TO YOURS (Emperor Jones Records, 1997) WOOOW!!!
-THE GOLDEN BAND (Emperor Jones Records, 1999)
-KNOW BY HEART (Tiger Style Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-PROMISE OF LOVE (Tiger Style Records, 2003)
-SET FREE (Arts & Crafts International Records, 2005)


RECENSIONI:
http://www.sodapop.it/aaset.htm
http://www.debaser.it/recensionidb/ID_3092/The_American_Analog_Set_Promise_Of_Love.htm
http://www.freakoutmagazine.it/26-10-2005/music-mag/recensioni/27855/recensione-american-analog-set-set-free-morr-music/


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/the-fun-of-watching-fireworks-mw0000185894
http://www.allmusic.com/album/from-our-living-room-to-yours-mw0000026742
http://www.popmatters.com/review/americananalogset-golden/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/157-know-by-heart/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/156-promise-of-love/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/159-set-free/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-american-analog-set-mn0000011649/biography


INTERVIEW (with Andrew Kenny):
http://cwas.hinah.com/interview/?id=73


THE AMERICAN ANALOG SET

mercoledì 16 luglio 2014

FARIÑA (Londra, Regno Unito)






Canzone: LIBERTY
Dall'album: THREE PEOPLE (Pickled Egg Records, 2000)



Canzone: TWILIGHT OF THE EMPIRE
Dall'album: THREE PEOPLE (Pickled Egg Records, 2000)



Canzone: CONFESSION T.V.
Dall'album: THREE PEOPLE (Pickled Egg Records, 2000)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-THREE PEOPLE (Pickled Egg Records, 2000) WOOOW!!!
-ALLOTMENTS (Pickled Egg Records, 2006)


REVIEWS:
http://www.leonardslair.co.uk/farina.htm
http://www.pennyblackmusic.co.uk/MagSitePages/Review.aspx?id=2840


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.pickled-egg.co.uk/farina.htm


FARIÑA