the band in Heaven back w/ a new track - ‘Dandelion Wine’ - a cut off their forthcoming debut LP Caught In A Summer Swell. Check out the video above, which continues their past videos’ themes of groups of friends in the wilderness conducting occult rituals, and with this vid, the mood is more Eleusinian.
A surprise collaboration from Miami-now-Brooklyn artist/ musician Nick Klein and Dim Past surfaced yesterday. Both guys’ M.O.s had been heavily tied to the guitar and drums in the past, but have recently segued into a more electronic lean - Klein with the Krautrock-inspired Universal Expansion, and Lovett, who has embraced dark techno. Listen to/ download ‘Frileux’ and ‘Sacrifical Cup’ above.
This Heart Electric's debut album Age of Aquarius arrived today after three years in the making. The LP sweats a beach vibe, replete with wave samples and bird songs, Ricardo Guerrero’s vocal and acoustic guitar acting as the anchor tying the set together into a cohesive whole. Dig ‘Pink Sun’/ download via the stream above.
PureHoney, South Florida’s venerable platform of new music discovery, has fresh music from two past Discosoma bands, Plains and Lil Daggers, as part of their recent monthly mixtape. Check out ‘Hurricane City’ from Plains above and ‘Spider Lilly’ from Lil Daggers below.
Though Mike Diaz is in the midst of writing the follow-up to his 2011 debut LP, Replicants, a new Millionyoung album dropped this past Tuesday. Amanecer is a compilation record, bundling Diaz’s first two EPs from 2010 with a 3-song tour CD-R and 3 tracks that were released as comp-inclusions and singles, also from 2010. Check out ‘Desperate Measures’ above.