Sudakistan – Swedish Cobra

With Swedish Cobra Sudakistan have offered a clear portrait of their spirit. Deeper in reach than their debut, and more broadly focused, the issues remain personal, but the projections are universal. They rock hard, and they retain esoteric charm, but they also offer invitation to make this stuff easier to get in to. 

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The Ophelias – Almost

There’s a whole bunch of noise going on in the world right now. The Ophelias don’t necessarily make sense of all of it, but with this album they have produced a new kind of camaraderie that goes some way in making things more beautiful.

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SadGirl – Breakfast For 2

Los Angeles-based trio SadGirl have just signed to Suicide Squeeze Records. On August 17th the band will be releasing their first EP on their new label. “Breakfast for 2” is the name of the sequence – and it borrows it’s title from the first track in the new batch. The roots of SadGirl are entwined…

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The Ophelias – Fog

“I want to be warm / I want you to be warm / please don’t leave me alone / I want to be worth it” Is a lyrical bait in the middle of “Fog” from The Ophelias.  A track that opens with an excerpt from artist Laurie Anderson’s electronic piece “O Superman” makes clear it’s intentions from the outset. 

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SOPHIE – Faceshopping

SOPHIE, the London-based producer who is currently bending pop to her will, has just released a video for “Faceshopping”. This is the third in a sequence of singles which take meandering experiments through the artist’s psyche.

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