Radio Muerte: Friday 26th February

Colour Me Wednesday

Radio friendly all-girl indie-pop for fans of C86 artists like The Primitives and The Darling Buds..

More info: Bandcamp, Facebook, Twitter and Soundcloud.

Zardonic

Heavy metal dubstep crossover artist. Crushing riffs and abrasive beats and grooves.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud, Twitter and the Zardonic website.

Tarra Layne

Sassy boogie-woogie Americana. not quite country, not quite rockabilly but definitely foot tapping.

More info: Twitter, Facebook and the Tarra Layne website.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Featuring KRS-1 and DJ Premier

Hard-times hip-hop from the outfit that brought you the epic ‘Thrift Shop’, this time teaming up with legends KRS-1 and DJ Premier.

More info: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Soundcloud and the Macklemore website.

Sharptooth

Gloom-infused, all-girl, four-piece guitar rock from Glasgow.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, and Soundcloud.

The Rosy Crucifiction

If Lydia Lunch teamed up with the Cramps you’d have something like The Rosy Crucifiction.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud and the Tumblr page.

Psychotic Reaction

Noisy guitar garage alt.rockers from Oklahoma.

More info: Facebook and Bandcamp.

Lush

New material from 90s Brit indie-pop outfit and 4AD mainstays. You know who Lush are, for christ’s sake.

More info: Twitter, the 4AD website, Facebook and the Lush website.

WolveSpirit

Stoner psych rock about wolves and wizards and shit from Germany.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp and the Wolvespirit website.

Chase & Status Featuring Slaves

Latter-day drum & bass heroes Chase & Status team up with angry young men Slaves.

More info: Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Soundcloud and Chase & Status website.

Radio Muerte: Friday 19th February

Later than usual this week and missing the Wednesday show, Radio Muerte is back with a bumper Friday show. Enjoy.

Yak

London-based alt.rock noise trio currently supporting King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard.

More info: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Soundcloud.

DIIV

80s retro-sounding no-wave with jangly indie guitar overtones from NYC.

More info: Soundcloud, Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr.

The King Blues

Back when we need them the most, angry politico-punk poets currently supporting Enter Shikari with a new album out soon on Scroobius Pip’s Speech Development imprint.

More info: Twitter, Facebook, Bandcamp and the King Blues website.

Tacocat

Palindromic, girl driven Seattle indie-pop surf guitar band with terrifyingly catchy hooks and lyrics.

More info: Bandcamp, Facebook, Twitter and the Tacocat website.

They’ve also re-recorded the Powerpuff Girls them tune.

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard

Crazy antipodean psychedelic 7-piece currently touring the UK.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, Soundcloud and the King Gizzard website.

Supersuckers

Self-proclaimed ‘greatest rock and roll band in the world’ are back with a new album.

More info: Facebook, YouTube, Acetate Records, Twitter and the Supersuckers website.

You can also donate to Eddie Spaghetti’s YouCaring.com cancer fund here.

You Want Fox

Punky Nottingham grunge-pop girl two-piece remeniscent of Hole and Babes In Toyland risen from the ashes of legendary all-girl Notts punk band The Smears.

More info: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the You Want Fox website.

Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard

Bristol based girl-fronted epic-doomsters with their new video.

More info: Bandcamp, Twitter and Facebook.

Bent Cousin

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud, Twitter, Bandcamp and the Bent Cousin website.

Black Box Red

More info: Twitter, Soundcloud, YouTube, Bandcamp, Facebook and the Black Box Redwebsite.

Aesop Rock

Serious rucksack hip-hop for grown-ups.

More info: Twitter, Facebook and get some free download action at Bandcamp.

Breakfast Muff

More info: Bandcamp and Facebook.

Holy Fuck

Bass-heavy LCD Soundsystem-alikes return with a new single.

More info: Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Soundcloud and Twitter.

Radio Muerte: Friday 12th February

Wolf Alice

Jawdropping North London nu-gaze outfit start the followup to their astonishing debut ‘My Love is Cool’.

More info: Soundcloud, YouTube, Facebook and the Wolf Alice website.

Radium 88

Nottingham’s charismatic, female-fronted, progressive sci-fi trance-hop outfit with ‘Fifth Element’ vocals.

More info: Facebook, Soundcloud and the Radium 88 website.

Dead Skeletons

Arty Icelandic rock ‘n’ roll, mantra-goth with Asian instrumental elements.

More info: Facebook and the Dead Skeletons website.

Lana Del Rey

No explanations necessary here. Lana’s new slug of Americana-noir, this time with the help of Father John Misty.

More info about Lana Del Rey: Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Lana Del Rey’s website.

More info about Father John Misty: Twitter, Facebook and the Father John Misty website.

AkaMikeB

Breakbeat electronica from Negative pH’s mike B.

More info: Bandcamp, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook.

Hinds

Pitch-perfect all-girl indie pop four-piece from Spain.

More info: Instagram, Facebook and the Hinds website.

Grimes

Canadian art-pop pixie extraordinaire.

More info: Facebook, Twitter and Grimes’ website.

Radio Muerte Wednesday 10th February

Velcro Hooks

Jangly, furious indie-pop from Bristol.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, Soundcloud and the Velcro Hooks website.

Slowcoaches

Downtuned, female-fronted, slack-metal three-piece from London.

More info: Tumblr, Twitter, Bandcamp and Facebook.

Noisia

Dutch, market-leading superstar dubstep wub-warriors.

More info: Soundcloud, Facebook, Twitter and the Noisia website.

Yawning Dog

Grungy, post-rock blokes from Leeds.

More info: Bandcamp, Soundcloud and Facebook.

Fangs on Fur

New York based, female fronted darkwave.

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp and Big Cartel.

Camera Obscura

Gliding sweet simplicity remeniscent of Phil Spector from the first of this Glasgow 5-piece’s two 4AD albums. Camera Obscura sadly lost keyboardist and vocalist Carey Lander to cancer before Christmas.

More info: Facebook, Twitter, Bandcamp and the Camera Obscura website.

O Superman (The Haxan Cloak Remix)

Annoying, then more annoying, then noisy and annoying, then even more annoying, then just noisy. My in-a-nutshell review of The Haxan Cloak‘s remix of Moses Sumney‘s cover of Laurie Anderson’s ‘O Superman’ (if that makes sense).

You can find out more about The Haxan Cloak (if you like that sort of thing) on his Facebook page.

Read the original article about Moogfest on Pitchfork.com that put me onto this horrorshow.

Rick Rubin’s ‘Star Wars Headspace’ Project

Rick Rubin has finally gone mad and enlisted a bunch of people to make a weird Star Wars influenced compilation of beats and sounds.

Three tracks are currently streaming on Pitchfork and for the most part, sound like total bollocks. The only exception being Rubin’s own contribution, ‘NR-G7’.

The album will be released digitally on February 19 and physically on March 18, via Hollywood Records/American Recordings.

Radio Muerte: Friday 5th February

She Makes War

More info: Facebook, Twitter, Bandcamp, Soundcloud (where you can download five free tracks) and Laura’s website.

Estrons

More info: Facebook, Bandcamp, Twitter and Soundcloud.

Young Fathers

More info: Bandcamp, Soundcloud, Facebook, Twitter and the Young Fathers website.

Repetitor

More info: Bandcamp and the Repetitor Facebook page.

PJ Harvey

More info: Twitter, Facebook, Soundcloud and Polly’s website.

Cross Record

More info: Soundcloud, Facebook, Bandcamp and the Cross Record Website.

Radio Muerte: Wednesday 2nd February 2016

I’m going to try and keep this a semi-regular, once-a-week kind of thing depending on how much new stuff I come across. I try to listen to some new music every day and a lot of it is worth sharing. I’ve had a couple of likes here for the first Radio Muerte post that I put up last Friday so for those that liked it and those who may like it in the future, here is the next installment of Radio Muerte.

Enjoy.

Dilated Peoples – Worst comes to worst

More info: DilatedPeoples.com and Facebook.

Scamps – Dark Haired Woman Blues

More info: Bandcamp.com.

Milk Teeth – Vile Child

More info: Bandcamp.com, Kontraband merch page.

Tricky – Skilled Mechanics

More info: Tricky’s website, Facebook and Bandcamp.

Mannequin

More info: Facebook and Bandcamp.

Massive Attack

More info: Twitter, Facebook and the Massive Attack website.

House of Pain – Jump Around (A.Skillz Re-Edit)

More info: Soundcloud and Facebook.

Lucinda Williams – The Ghosts of Highway 20

More info: Twitter, Facebook and Lucinda Williams website.