Videos of the Day: Pangea || Dinosaur Bones || Jus Post Bellum || Eureka Birds

Enjoy videos from Pangea, and from Dinosaur Bones. We also have one of our favourite new discoveries in Jus Post Bellum and lastly the Eureka Birds with their excellently animated video for recent album standout track Fastest. . . . . . Continue reading Videos of the Day: Pangea || Dinosaur Bones || Jus Post Bellum || Eureka Birds

Videos of the Day: Catfish & The Bottlemen || Shovels & Rope || Brilliant Beast || Sweet Gum Tree || Dinosaur Bones

Plenty to enjoy today as our videos come from boisterous up and coming indie-rockers Catfish & The Bottlemen, the punked-up raw country of Shovels & Rope, and the fuzzed up psychedelia and krautrock from Brilliant Beast. We also have the refined, vintage pop of Sweet Gum Tree featuring MM fave Isobel Campbell, and lastly the dark pop and grandiose hooks of Dinosaur Bones. Fill yer boots. . . … Continue reading Videos of the Day: Catfish & The Bottlemen || Shovels & Rope || Brilliant Beast || Sweet Gum Tree || Dinosaur Bones

Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: July 2013

A brilliant month for new music means a mix of more than 35 tracks compiled for you in our selection of our favourite downloads from July’s posts. And, as always, a few brand new tunes to round the collection off. They’re all yours…and check out all the other Best of the Month mixes using the sidebar links too. SNØFFELTØFFS – Pretty Girl Storming garage punk. … Continue reading Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: July 2013

Videos of the Day: Handsome Family || Secret Colours || Dinosaur Bones || Willy Mason

A superb collection of videos (and songs) today. Just dive into these from The Handsome Family, Secret Colours, Dinosaur Bones and a live version of one of our favourite tracks from 2012, Willy Mason’s brilliant Restless Fugitive. . . [Click through for free downloads] . Continue reading Videos of the Day: Handsome Family || Secret Colours || Dinosaur Bones || Willy Mason

Dinosaur Bones – Sleepsick

Sleepsick is the lead single from Toronto’s Dinosaur Bones’ upcoming album, Shaky Dream, which drops on the 6th via Dine Alone Records. We last featured them nearly three years ago, but happily they have stayed true to their mix of off-kilter, broody indie rock and NYC garage – Sleepsick is an alluring, hooked out blend of dark pop that we’re enjoying very much. Download it … Continue reading Dinosaur Bones – Sleepsick

Introducing…Dinosaur Bones

The Toronto-based indie pop quintet Dinosaur Bones has amassed an impressive amount of accolades to date, and unusually, the hyperbole seems justified on this occasion. Their sound is a collage of influences, borrowing from NYC garage and not too far-gone from the current crop of off-kilter Canadian pop. Eclectic and energetic is a start, but not even close to the extent of what Dinosaur Bones … Continue reading Introducing…Dinosaur Bones