The Virginia based folk-rock trio The Anatomy of Frank explore nostalgia, relationships and mortality with the release of their latest album South America, out on 1st September 2017 via Polar Islands.
Reading quintet Saltwater Sun have been cited as a band to look out for by several, notable music tastemakers and having heard ‘Now Or Never’ it is easy to hear why. Not only does this resonate with all manner of substance, but notable mention must go to vocalist Jenn Stearnes who elevates this to another level…
Leeds-based producer Rogan has crafted a track that is far more reminiscent of Mauritian waters than his home landscape. His collaboration with Re:tract and vocalist Isobel Helen is a pop confectioner’s treat. Helen’s dream-cloud utterings transform ‘Worry’ into something richly appointed. For some this may be the perfect musical come down, but for others it will be a…
Legendary producer Boys Noize has teamed up with haunting Poliça vocalist Channy Leaneagh on his latest track ‘Starchild’. A different direction for the dance pioneer who usually delivers far grittier and abrasive anthems. This is a masterclass in texture. Brimming with energy, this pairing has resulted in a spine-tingling, admirable gravitas.
My Empire Of Sound are Sidsel Marie Søholm and John Alexander Ericson. Having met a couple of years ago in Berlin, the duo emerged with rousing debut ‘Scandinavian Summer’. Radiating streams of positive energy, this is a magical, mesmerising and a choral treasure.
Duo Olivia Price and Rashmit Arora, better known as Pennsylvania dream-folk Sea Offs recently revealed mesmerising ballad ‘Shallow Waters’. The two-piece have only been composing together since 2014, but their union has already impressed many. Their humble success is simply down to creating distinctively beautiful music and heart-rending songs. ‘Shallow Waters’ is no different, it may be bordering…
With a slot coming up at Liverpool Sound City, Merseyside quintet Cavalry already gained attention having supported British Sea Power and Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks.
Over the years penning for Podcart, it’s struck me how many artists disband, call it a day and fade into the abyss. United Fruit, despite various hurdles, have continued to cement their place as one of Scotland’s most vital alternative bands.
Two artists that have stood out head and shoulders amongst a saturated electro-pop playing field are All Tvvins and Isle.
Mississippi’s Hayden Boy is otherwise known as Holy Vision joins a long list of gifted bedroom artists that have found their confidence and fortunately pursued their forté.