MonthJuly 2014

Vladimir – ‘Come Over’

Instead of our usual preview for Wickerman, we are dedicating the next 10 days of Song of the Day to the Solus and goNorth Stages at the festival. Today we kick off with Vladimir who are fresh off the T Break stage at T in the park. They will play the goNorth stage this year.…

Sand – ‘Clay’

Sand is the solo project of Sam Healy of acclaimed back North Atlantic Oscillation. I had no idea these tracks existed until this morning. Our Song of the Day, ‘Clay’ is taken from his debut album. Healy is quoted as saying: “I wanted to try something that I could work on entirely alone, with no…

We Were Promised Jetpacks – Safety In Numbers

Jetpacks are back in style with ‘Safety In Numbers’ taken from forthcoming album Unravelling. This is an exceptionally strong come back for the band in both song and production. Adam Thompson’s lead vocal is fairly relaxed given his previous powerful bellows, but this takes nothing from the overall energ. The gradual ascent into airborne guitar…

Death From Above 1979 Are Back!

Yes, DFA1979 are back and this has made 2014 so much better. Tracklisting for the new album The Physical World below: 1. Cheap Talk 2. Right On, Frankenstein! 3. Virgins 4. Always On 5. Crystal Ball 6. White Is Red 7. Trainwreck 1979 8. Nothin’ Left 9. Government Trash 10. Gemini 11. The Physical World…