Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: August 2013

Here (better late than never) are our favourite download picks from our August posts, together with a few new tunes. Altogether a genre-busting mix of nearly 20 great songs. Dive in! Spook Houses – Living The Dream Tempo-shifting, slacker pop. . The Great American Canyon Band – Lost At Sea Gorgeous, rural folk-pop. . Vikesh Kapoor – I Dreamt Blues A narrative about endless work … Continue reading Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: August 2013

Bad Sports – Bras

Bad Sports are back with their third album Bras, and a tougher, harder-edged sound. While still very much in the classic vein of Texan garage/punk, the band are also bringing to mind the heyday of New York City punk, with hints of Dead Boys snarl, Dictators thump, and even some artier Lou Reed/Television leanings. Grab first single, the hooky and energetic Let Me In. Order … Continue reading Bad Sports – Bras