MonthSeptember 2017

Kagoule: ‘Monsieur Automaton’

With its solid kraut underbelly, Nottingham trio Kagoule have stormed in with the chameleon-like, ‘Monsieur Automaton‘. Guitarist/singer Cai Burns says of the track: “Not sure what inspired this one. I wrote most of it whilst I was watching Terminator 2, could’ve been that. It was probably that. In fact, it was definitely inspired by Terminator 2. Terminator…

Beija Flo: ‘One Of Those Things’

Liverpool-based artist Beija Flo has emerged with a stunning introduction, ‘One Of Those Things‘. The song describes her experience with the condition ‘MRKH Syndrome’: a rare condition documented in her vlogs that affects 1 in 5,000 women in which a girl is born without a womb.  Her debut offers a bewitching world to explore. This moves like an orchestral body of work, her voice…

Jonnie Common: ‘Restless’

There’s a pool of Scottish artists that have remained Podcart’s most underrated. Miaoux Miaoux, Adam Stafford and Jonnie Common are part of an indicative group of some of the most talented humans to feed us music. Common’s output over the last 9 years of following him has been nothing short of curious, exceptional and inspiring. The…

Handkerchief Thief: ‘Salted Skin’

With his debut EP, Hunting For Hummingbirds due out later this year, Melbourne-based Sam McLaren aka Handkerchief Thief has revealed his first single, ‘Salted Skin’.  There are obvious comparisons to the likes of alt-J here, but there is a diacritic dynamic to McLaren that sets him apart from his influences. With its short, sharp rhythmical backbone,…