domenica 30 novembre 2014

SPOKANE (Richmond, U.S.A.)






Canzone: AMERICAN TELEVISION
Dall'album: THE PROUD GRADUATES (Jagjaguwar Records, 2001)


Canzone: NEW DAYS CLOSE
Dall'album: ABLE BODIES (Jagjaguwar Records, 2002)


Canzone: OTHER ROOMS
Dall'album: THE PROUD GRADUATES (Jagjaguwar Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-LEISURE & OTHER SONGS (Jagjaguwar Records, 2000)
-THE PROUD GRADUATES (Jagjaguwar Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-ABLE BODIES (Jagjaguwar Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-MEASUREMENT (Jagjaguwar Records, 2003)
-LITTLE HOURS (Jagjaguwar Records, 2007)


RECENSIONI:
http://www.kronic.it/artGet.aspx?cID=14618
http://www.kronic.it/artGet.aspx?cID=16977
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2007_spokane.htm


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/leisure-and-other-songs-mw0000088728
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7423-the-proud-graduates/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7424-able-bodies/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7425-measurement/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/10991-little-hours/


BIOGRAFIA:
http://www.ondarock.it/rockedintorni/spokane.htm


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/spokane-mn0000003180/biography


INTERVIEW (with Rick Alverson):
http://cwas.hinah.com/interview/?id=116


SPOKANE

sabato 29 novembre 2014

HUNGRY GHOSTS (Melbourne, Australia)






Canzone: I DON'T THINK ABOUT YOU ANYMORE BUT, I DON'T THINK OF YOU ANYLESS
Dall'album: ALONE, ALONE (Smells Like Records, 2000)


Canzone: NOWNESS
Dall'album: S/T (Reliant Records, 1999)


Canzone: NOTHING HAS TO HAPPEN
Dall'album: ALONE, ALONE (Smells Like Records, 2000)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-S/T (Reliant Records, 1999) WOOOW!!!
-ALONE, ALONE (Smells Like Records, 2000) WOOOW!!!


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-S/T (Narwhal Recordings, 1999)


REVIEWS:
http://jsheaven.blogspot.it/2012_08_01_archive.html
http://www.allmusic.com/album/alone-alone-mw0000065721


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.sputnikmusic.com/bands/Hungry-Ghosts/21858/


HUNGRY GHOSTS

venerdì 28 novembre 2014

PORTRAIT OF DAVID (Norvegia)







Canzone: NINE-DAY WONDERS
Dall'album: THESE DAYS ARE HARD TO IGNORE (Racing Junior Records, 2001)


Canzone: DAVID'S PORTRAIT
Dall'album: THESE DAYS ARE HARD TO IGNORE (Racing Junior Records, 2001)


Canzone: BEAUTIFUL FLIMSY KITE
Dall'album: THESE DAYS ARE HARD TO IGNORE (Racing Junior Records, 2001)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-
THESE DAYS ARE HARD TO IGNORE (Racing Junior Records, 2001)


RECENSIONE:
http://www.miuzik.it/cgi-bin/it/recensioni/viewnews.pl?newsid1081876331,97215,


REVIEW:
http://www.lunakafe.com/moon61/no61c.php


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.racingjunior.com/portraitofdavidbiography.htm


PORTRAIT OF DAVID (Ola Fløttum)

giovedì 27 novembre 2014

HORSE SHOES (U.S.A.)






Canzone: I CAN'T DECIDE
Dall'E.P.: THE IMPERIAL SCHOOL (Shelflife Records, 2009)


Canzone: DYING IN THE COUNTRYSIDE
Dall'E.P.: THE IMPERIAL SCHOOL (Shelflife Records, 2009)


Canzone: MIDNIGHT RUNNING CLUB
Dall'E.P.: THE IMPERIAL SCHOOL (Shelflife Records, 2009)


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-THE IMPERIAL SCHOOL (Shelflife Records, 2009) WOOOW!!!


BIOGRAPHY + REVIEWS:
http://www.shelflife.com/catalogue/LIFE1008.html


HORSE SHOES (Drew Diver & Jacob Graham)

mercoledì 26 novembre 2014

A SMILE AND A RIBBON (Svezia)







Canzone: BOBBY PIN
Dall'album: THE BOY I WISH I NEVER MET (Shelflife Records, 2007)


Canzone: THE BOY I WISH I NEVER MET
Dall'album: THE BOY I WISH I NEVER MET (Shelflife Records, 2007)


Canzone: PEBBLES
Dall'album: THE BOY I WISH I NEVER MET (Shelflife Records, 2007)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-THE BOY I WISH I NEVER MET (Shelflife Records, 2007)


BIOGRAFIA:
http://www.genovatune.net/evento.php?id=3513


BIOGRAPHY + REVIEW:
http://www.shelflife.com/catalogue/LIFE1002.html


A SMILE AND A RIBBON (Martin Lindqvist & Rebecca Mehlman)

martedì 25 novembre 2014

TINY MICROPHONE (Chicago, U.S.A.)






Canzone: WE DON'T LIVE HERE ANYMORE
Dall'album: HOME (Happy Prince Records, 2011)


Canzone: THE LONELIEST
Dall'album: HOME (Happy Prince Records, 2011)


Canzone: BOOKS
Dall'album: HOME (Happy Prince Records, 2011)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-HOME (Happy Prince Records, 2011)


REVIEW:
http://www.foxydigitalis.com/foxyd/?p=16430


BIOGRAPHY:
http://8tracks.com/explore/songs/Tiny_Microphone



FACEBOOK PAGE:
https://www.facebook.com/tinymicrophone


TINY MICROPHONE (Kristine Capua)

lunedì 24 novembre 2014

SOCIALIST LEISURE PARTY (Francia - Regno Unito)











Canzone: NO TATTOOS
Dall'E.P.: TACTICAL POP! FOR COFFEE CADETS (Shelflife Records, 2009)


Canzone: RECESSION
Dall'E.P.: TACTICAL POP! FOR COFFEE CADETS (Shelflife Records, 2009)


Canzone: SCENTED CROWBAR
Dall'E.P.: TACTICAL POP! FOR COFFEE CADETS (Shelflife Records, 2009)


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-TACTICAL POP! FOR COFFEE CADETS (Shelflife Records, 2009)


BIOGRAPHY + REVIEWS:
http://www.shelflife.com/catalogue/LIFE1007.html


SOCIALIST LEISURE PARTY

domenica 23 novembre 2014

PAUL NEWMAN (Austin, U.S.A.)






Canzone: DAWSON 1, OKLAHOMA 0
Dall'album: ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART (Trance Syndicate Records, 1998)


Canzone: AND WHITE
Dall'album: FRAMES PER SECOND (Trance Syndicate Records, 1997)


Canzone: APOLLO CREED
Dall'album: ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART (Trance Syndicate Records, 1998)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-FRAMES PER SECOND (Trance Syndicate Records, 1997) WOOOW!!!
-ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART (Trance Syndicate Records, 1998) WOOOW!!!
-MACHINE IS NOT BROKEN (My Pal God Records, 2000)
-THIS IS HOW IT IS LOST (Emperor Jones Records, 2005)


RECENSIONE:
http://ilmucchio.it/recensioni/musica/paul-newman-this-is-how-is-it-lost/


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/frames-per-second-mw0000032193
http://www.allmusic.com/album/only-love-can-break-your-heart-mw0000042681
http://www.austinchronicle.com/music/2000-05-05/77102/
http://www.austinchronicle.com/music/2005-05-13/270836/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/paul-newman-mn0000019043/biography


PAUL NEWMAN

sabato 22 novembre 2014

THE SNOWDROPS (Regno Unito)






Canzone: SLEEPYDUST
Dall'E.P.: SLEEPYDUST (Matinée Recordings, 2005)


Canzone: THE BOY WITH THE HUMMINGBIRD EYES
Dall'E.P.: SLEEPYDUST (Matinée Recordings, 2005)


Canzone: TOO COLD TO SNOW
Dall'E.P.: SLEEPYDUST (Matinée Recordings, 2005)


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-SLEEPYDUST (Matinée Recordings, 2005)


SINGOLO CONSIGLIATO:
-MAD WORLD (Matinée Recordings, 2003)


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/sleepydust-ep-mw0001020744
http://matineerecordings.com/item.php?item_id=34


BIOGRAPHY:
http://matineerecordings.com/category.php?manufacturer_id=33


THE SNOWDROPS

venerdì 21 novembre 2014

SLIPSLIDE (Londra, Regno Unito)






Canzone: BAKED ALASKA
Dall'album: THE WORLD CAN WAIT (Matinée Recordings, 2003)


Canzone: WAITING FOR THE CALL
Dall'E.P.: FOUR DAY WEEKEND (Matinée Recordings, 2002)


Canzone: SIGNS OF LIFE
Dall'album: THE WORLD CAN WAIT (Matinée Recordings, 2003)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-THE WORLD CAN WAIT (Matinée Recordings, 2003) WOOOW!!!


E.P: CONSIGLIATO:
-
FOUR DAY WEEKEND (Matinée Recordings, 2002)


REVIEW:
http://www.popmatters.com/review/slipslide-world/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://matineerecordings.com/category.php?manufacturer_id=32


SLIPSLIDE

giovedì 20 novembre 2014

TADA TÁTÀ (Umeå, Svezia)







Canzone: THE BRIGADE
Dall'E.P.: S/T (Cosy Recordings, 2009)


Canzone: STICKY DUMB GUM
Dall'E.P.: S/T (Cosy Recordings, 2009)


Canzone: EBONY
Dall'E.P.: S/T (Cosy Recordings, 2009)


E.P. CONSIGLIATI:
-S/T (Cosy Recordings, 2009) WOOOW!!!
-SUSIE (Arctic Nutter Records, 2010)


REVIEW:
http://allthatevermattered.blogspot.it/2009/09/tada-tata.html


INTERVIEW:
http://www.zmemusic.com/pop/interview-with-tada-tata/


TADA TÁTÀ

mercoledì 19 novembre 2014

THEY CAME FROM THE STARS (I SAW THEM) (Londra, Regno Unito)






Canzone: IT'S TIME
Dall'album: WE ARE ALL IN THE GUTTER BUT SOME OF US ARE LOOKING AT (THISISNOTANEXIT Records, 2008)


Canzone: STARBURST
Dall'album: WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE? (Lo Recordings, 2003)


Canzone: EVERYBODY SHOWERS US WITH GIFTS
Dall'album: WE ARE ALL IN THE GUTTER BUT SOME OF US ARE LOOKING AT (THISISNOTANEXIT Records, 2008)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-WHAT ARE WE DOING HERE? (Lo Recordings, 2003)
-VS. REALITY (Onomatopoeia Records, 2007)
-WE ARE ALL IN THE GUTTER BUT SOME OF US ARE LOOKING AT (THISISNOTANEXIT Records, 2008) WOOOW!!!


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/what-are-we-doing-here-mw0000355046
http://www.thelineofbestfit.com/reviews/albums/they-came-from-the-stars-i-saw-them-vs-reality-1599


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/they-came-from-the-stars-i-saw-them-mn0000589857/biography


THEY CAME FROM THE STARS (I SAW THEM)

martedì 18 novembre 2014

PEDRO THE LION (Seattle, U.S.A. - 1995-2006)






Canzone: A MIND OF HER OWN
Dall'album: WINNERS NEVER QUIT (Jade Tree Records, 2000)


Canzone: INVENTION
Dall'E.P.: THE ONLY REASON I FEEL SECURE (Made In Mexico Records, 1999)


Canzone: SIMPLE ECONOMICS
Dall'album: WINNERS NEVER QUIT (Jade Tree Records, 2000)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-IT'S HARD TO FIND A FRIEND (Made In Mexico Records, 1998) WOOOW!!!
-WINNERS NEVER QUIT (Jade Tree Records, 2000) WOOOW!!!
-CONTROL (Jade Tree Records, 2002)
-ACHILLES HEEL (Jade Tree Records, 2004)


E.P. CONSIGLIATI:
-WHOLE (Tooth & Nail Records, 1997)
-THE ONLY REASON I FEEL SECURE (Made In Mexico Records, 1999) WOOOW!!!


RECENSIONI:
http://www.sodapop.it/pedro.htm


REVIEWS:
http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/15011/Pedro-the-Lion-Its-Hard-To-Find-A-Friend/
http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/50335/Pedro-the-Lion-Winners-Never-Quit/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/6215-control/
http://www.allmusic.com/album/achilles-heel-mw0000330970
http://www.allmusic.com/album/whole-mw0000233834
http://www.allmusic.com/album/the-only-reason-i-feel-secure-mw0000603182


BIOGRAFIA:
http://www.emotionalbreakdown.com/biografie.asp?id=40



BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/pedro-the-lion-mn0000251033/biography



INTERVIEW (with David Bazan):
http://www.timmcmahan.com/pedrothelion.htm


PEDRO THE LION

lunedì 17 novembre 2014

QUEEN OF JAPAN (Germania)






Canzone: THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL
Dall'album: HEADRUSH (Echokammer Records, 2002)


Canzone: LOVE TRICKS
Dall'album: FOREIGN POLITICS (Echokammer Records, 2004)


Canzone: SEXUAL HEALING
Dall'album: HEADRUSH (Echokammer Records, 2002)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-NIGHTLIFE IN TOKYO (Erkrankung Durch Musique Records, 2001) WOOOW!!!
-HEADRUSH (Echokammer Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-KINGS, QUEENS, WASP & LUST (Echokammer Records, 2003)
-FOREIGN POLITICS (Echokammer Records, 2004)


REVIEW:
http://brainwashed.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=3534:queen-of-japan-qnightlife-in-tokyoq&catid=13:albums-and-singles


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


QUEEN OF JAPAN

domenica 16 novembre 2014

THE SKYGREEN LEOPARDS (San Francisco, U.S.A.)






Canzone: DISCIPLES OF CALIFORNIA
Dall'album: DISCIPLES OF CALIFORNIA (Jagjaguwar Records, 2006)


Canzone: JULIE-ANNE, PATRON OF THIEVES
Dal mini album: JEHOVAH SURRENDER (Jagjaguwar Records, 2005)


Canzone: GOODNIGHT ANNA
Dall'album: GORGEOUS JOHNNY (Jagjaguwar Records, 2009)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-I DREAMT SHE RODE ON A PINK GAZELLE & OTHER DREAMS (Jewelled Antler Records, 2001)
-ONE THOUSAND BIRD CEREMONY (Soft Abuse Records, 2004) WOOOW!!!
-LIFE & LOVE IN SPARROW'S MEADOW (Jagjaguwar Records, 2005)
-CHILD GOD IN THE GARDEN OF IDOLS (Jagjaguwar Records, 2005)
-DISCIPLES OF CALIFORNIA (Jagjaguwar Records, 2006) WOOOW!!!
-GORGEOUS JOHNNY (Jagjaguwar Records, 2009)
-FAMILY CRIMES (Woodsist Records, 2014)


MINI ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-JEHOVAH SURRENDER (Jagjaguwar Records, 2005)


RECENSIONI:
http://sentireascoltare.com/recensioni/skygreen-leopards-one-thousand-bird-ceremony/
http://www.freakoutmagazine.it/15-07-2005/music-mag/recensioni/27716/recensione-the-skygreen-leopards-life-love-in-the-sparrows-meadow/
http://sentireascoltare.com/recensioni/skygreen-leopards-disciples-of-california/
http://sentireascoltare.com/recensioni/skygreen-leopards-gorgeous-johnny/
http://www.ondarock.it/recensioni/2014_skygreenleopards_familycrimes.htm
http://sentireascoltare.com/recensioni/skygreen-leopards-jehovah-surrender/


REVIEWS:
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7759-one-thousand-bird-ceremony/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7760-life-love-in-sparrows-meadow/
http://www.jagjaguwar.com/onesheet.php?cat=JAG084
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/9550-disciples-of-california/
http://drownedinsound.com/releases/14662/reviews/4137900
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/19496-the-skygreen-leopards-family-crimes/
http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/7761-jehovah-surrender-ep/


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-skygreen-leopards-mn0000249478/biography



INTERVIEW:
http://www.aquariumdrunkard.com/2014/07/02/skygreen-leopards-the-aquarium-drunkard-interview/


THE SKYGREEN LEOPARDS

sabato 15 novembre 2014

THE LOCH NESS MOUSE (Holand, Norvegia)







Canzone: MARKER NUMBERS
Dall'album: KEY WEST (Perfect Pop Records, 2002)


Canzone: YOLANDA
Dall'album: 11-22 (Perfect Pop Records, 2005)


Canzone: JUDY
Dall'album: FLAIR FOR DARJEELING (Perfect Pop Records, 1999)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-FLAIR FOR DARJEELING (Perfect Pop Records, 1999)
-KEY WEST (Perfect Pop Records, 2002) WOOOW!!!
-11-22 (Perfect Pop Records, 2005)
-NEW GRAFFITI (Forward Records, 2009)


RECENSIONE:
http://www.angelfire.com/nt2/enchanted/l.htm


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/flair-for-darjeeling-mw0000976144
http://www.allmusic.com/album/key-west-mw0000757613
http://www.lunakafe.com/moon113/no113c.php
http://www.lunakafe.com/moon156/no156.php


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/the-loch-ness-mouse-mn0000720646/biography


INTERVIEW:
http://www.lunakafe.com/moon112/no112b.php


THE LOCH NESS MOUSE

venerdì 14 novembre 2014

KURYAKIN (Svezia)







Canzone: A PARADE
Dall'E.P.: STILL HERE (Shelflife Records, 2008)


Canzone: IF YOU COULD SEE ME NOW
Dall'album: A NEW DAY (Fastcut Records, 2010)


Canzone: SNOW
Dall'E.P.: STILL HERE (Shelflife Records, 2008)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATO:
-
A NEW DAY (Fastcut Records, 2010)


E.P. CONSIGLIATO:
-STILL HERE (Shelflife Records, 2008) WOOOW!!!


REVIEW:
https://twentysevenviews.wordpress.com/2008/05/13/kuryakin-still-here/


KURYAKIN

giovedì 13 novembre 2014

LINOLEUM (Londra, Regno Unito - 1994-2001)






Canzone: DON'T COME DOWN
Dall'album: THE RACE FROM THE BURNING BUILDING LP (Fierce Panda Records, 2000)


Canzone: TIL DAYLIGHT FOUND THEM
Dall'album: THE RACE FROM THE BURNING BUILDING LP (Fierce Panda Records, 2000)


Canzone: FIN
Dall'album: THE RACE FROM THE BURNING BUILDING LP (Fierce Panda Records, 2000)


ALBUM CONSIGLIATI:
-DISSENT (Geffen Records, 1997)

-THE RACE FROM THE BURNING BUILDING LP (Fierce Panda Records, 2000)


REVIEWS:
http://www.allmusic.com/album/dissent-mw0000023744
http://www.leonardslair.co.uk/linoleum.htm


BIOGRAPHY:
http://www.allmusic.com/artist/linoleum-mn0000291542/biography


LINOLEUM