teevee – Soundtrack to Expedition

Recording under the moniker teevee, indie musician Dylan Hyman produced a soundtrack to a video game that was under development for Red Fox Game Studio. The game, though in the advanced stages of development, was canceled. The music, already completed, remained suspended in that space where art suspends itself. Now, Utility Tapes release teevee’s work….

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Colourmusic – Mathewson, OK

We last talked about colourmusic around the release of Swimsuit, the Oklahoma-based band’s fluid exploration through memory, projection and dreams. That was back in February of 2019, a lot has happened in the world since then. A lot has happened in the personal lives of the band, since then. We know that, due to the…

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Here Are The Young Men & Friends – Do The Lockdown

“Stave away, impending doom.” It’s a casual little lyric that addresses the scale of shit currently swamping the globe. Here Are The Young Men then go on to list a catalog of mundane beauties that aid humanity’s endurance in the face of ‘all of this’. Cuppa soup – Chicken ‘n’ Mushroom – flavoring is maybe…

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Cheekface – Best Life

“everything is normal / everything is normal / everything is normal / everything is normal” Cheekface have played with mantra-like simplicity on previous tracks, but none quite so effectively as here on the trio’s new track, “Best Life” In songwriter Gregg Katz’s continuing quest for the authentic self in the disingenuous culture we have landed…

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Lost Film – Between Melting & Freezing

Lost Film is the project moniker of Jim Hewitt. His latest release is called Between Melting and Freezing, and it’s available via Utility Tapes. Utility Tapes delivers cassette format music from a diverse range of artists whose unifying approach is a minimalist aesthetic. Lost Film is a project that exemplifies the ethos of the Sheffield…

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Majetic – Desert Wings

“I trust you, though all you do is lie.” Majetic sing-speaks the first line of his first new material since Club Dread. (there was ‘Clurb Dead’ – a sequence of remixes celebrating the album, but nothing quite like this.) And, oh boy are we pleased that Justin Majetich is back. The focus of “Desert Wings”…

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Cup – Night Lite

Today Cup announced the release date of their upcoming album, Nothing Could Be Wrong. With this happy news, they have also shared a new track and video called “Night Lite”. It’s good and loud. We want to talk about it. Tym Wojcik, who we last spoke with around the time of Jitter Visions returns with…

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P.E. – Person

For all the talk of machinery, electronics, and experimentation, at it’s center ‘Person’ delivers what we need most of all. Heart, and fucking soul.

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