The in-box overfloweth with new tunes, videos and music of every variety. Even once we’ve deleted the electro-trance-house-mash-up-rave-bangers and all the shitty remixes there are still far too many good tracks to share with you.
Here are ten of them – from baroque pop to slacker indie rock and from pastoral Americana to garage punk. An eclectic digital jukebox and something for anyone with a modicum of taste and an enquiring mind. You decide, hit or miss.
Jay Leo Phillips – (Do The) 20th Century [RIYL: Post-punk, Wire, Elvis Costello]
Luke De-Sciscio – Vivid Love [RIYL: Singer-songwriters, Jeff Buckley, Ben Howard]
Lower Plenty – Bondi’s Dead [RIYL: Psych-folk, Blank Realm, Timber Timbre]
Michigan Rattlers – Last Week [RIYL: Alt-country, Whiskeytown, Old 97’s]
Sam Kogon – Something’s Wrong [RIYL: Baroque pop, Beach Boys, Coke Weed]
Magana – Inches Apart [RIYL: Alternative pop, St Vincent, Scout Niblett]
Catch Prichard – Hometown [RIYL: Pastoral Americana, Townes Van Zandt, A.A. Bondy]
Drakulas – Neon Town [RIYL: Garage punk, Marked Men, Dickies]
Girl Ray – Trouble [RIYL: Lo-fi pop, Cate le Bon, Veronica Falls ]
Golden Suits – Don’t Let Love Go By [RIYL: Indie folk, Department of Eagles, Randy Newman]