Video Round Up

A few tasty videos and new songs for you. From the meditative melancholy of The Tallest Man On Earth, the biting psych-pop of She Drew The Gun and Steve Earle’s latest tribute to Guy Clark to the more raucous end of the spectrum and the pummelling post punk of Crows, Taco Mouth’s fiery take down of Trump, some brilliant Stooges style rumblings from Black Futures, experimental electronic … Continue reading Video Round Up

Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol 7)

Ten more new tunes on the virtual jukebox for you to investigate and consider. The Lonely Wild – Hunted  [RIYL: Folk-rock, Lord Huron, The Lone Bellow]   Expert Alterations – You Can’t Always Be Liked  [RIYL: Indie-pop, The June Brides, The Headlights]   Honeymilk (feat. De Montevert) – Psychrocker  [RIYL: Baggy-Indie, The Charlatans, Primal Scream]   Kharlos – Dawn  [RIYL: Garage Rock, Ty Segall, Thee Oh … Continue reading Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol 7)

MM Shorts 633: Honeymilk

Hailing from Sweden Honeymilk are a band that we’ve posted about a couple of times on MM, their spiky and boisterous indie-rock sitting somewhere between The Strokes, The Kinks, Ty Segall, Wilco and Velvets. Their second single A Scene In Between, taken from their upcoming EP Sanguine Skies, is richly layered with soaring electric guitars and a heavy kick drumbeat that comes together in an energetic sonic combination. … Continue reading MM Shorts 633: Honeymilk

Mad Mackerel’s Best of the Month: April 2013

Better late than never, here is our monthly round-up of the best of our April downloads together with a handful of brand new tracks. More than twenty songs especially prepared for you to put together an eclectic and appealing mix to impress all your friends and bore your boring work colleagues. Enjoy! Wild Wild Wets – Criminal Blue Tripped out, freaked out, psych pop. . Hey … Continue reading Mad Mackerel’s Best of the Month: April 2013

New Single From Honeymilk

Back in October we lauded the boisterous and spiky indie rock of Honeymilk’s debut single It Might Be, and now the Swedish four piece have followed it up with their new single (released yesterday), This Time Around (The Gods Won’t Save Me). They’ve turned up the angst-meter and slowed down the pace (just a little), but the results are still impressively anthemic and heartfelt. Grab it … Continue reading New Single From Honeymilk

A (Belated) Round Up

We missed these recently. You shouldn’t! First up are three tracks from Castle Face’s new re-imagining of the Velvet Underground & Nico album to celebrate 45 years since that seminal release. It features previous MM alumni The Fresh & Onlys, Burnt Ones, and Thee Oh Sees amongst others – and is limited to just 1,000 copies, on banana yellow vinyl with original art by another MM fave David … Continue reading A (Belated) Round Up