The Top 200 – Mad Mackerel’s favourite songs of the last ten years (Part 6)

Halfway through. Here are tracks 100-91 100 Cabbage – Celebration Of A Disease (2017) Simply the ultimate mix of mutated groove and indie rock. With a lineage that stretches back to the Fall and takes in The Happy Mondays and The Stone Roses, it is the latest addition to a long line of infectious, sing-along Manchester anthems.   99 Felice Brothers – Lincoln Continental (2012) The … Continue reading The Top 200 – Mad Mackerel’s favourite songs of the last ten years (Part 6)

Naked Giants – TV

Already members of Car Seat Headrest’s newly expanded 7-piece live band, Naked Giants have signed to New West Records and are set to release their debut album SLUFF on March 30th. With 1960s harmonies sharing space with 1970s riffs, while at the same time battling an undercurrent of punk rock and modern indie influences, the first taste from the album, TV, is a kaleidoscope of … Continue reading Naked Giants – TV

Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol. 22)

Here is the latest instalment in our Nickel In The Jukebox series – simple proposition – ten songs, you decide… hit or miss. Have at it. Rue Snider – Blue Skies And Telephone Poles  [RIYL: Americana, Bright Eyes, Billy Bragg]   The Persian Leaps – See Me Unaware  [RIYL: Power-pop, Bob Mould, The Ramones]   Naked Giants – Ya Ya  [RIYL: Garage Rock, The Sonics, … Continue reading Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol. 22)

Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol. 13)

It has been a month since the last Nickel in the Jukebox, so here are another collection of ten tunes to put before our most discerning jury… you. So give them a spin and decide, hot or not… The Vryll Society – La Jetee  [RIYL: Space-rock, the Horrors, the Brian Jonestown Massacre ]   Reddening West – The River  [RIYL: Americana, Hiss Golden Messenger, Andrew … Continue reading Nickel In The Jukebox (Vol. 13)