Best New Music 2010 – nr.25 – Caribou

28 05 2010

Caribou

Your car, your friends, your future wife/husband – even the people waiting to cross the street who hear this on your mediocre car stereo – they will all love you for playing Caribou. Read the rest of this entry »

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Best New Music 2010 – nr.22 – Skybox

15 04 2010

Skybox Album Cover

What if Simon & Garfunkel had tea and a joint with MGMT, The Descendants, and The KGB? You’d probably be fond of their offspring: Skybox.
The band has released two albums since forming in 2005. The first, Arco Iris (2006), was a bit more on the rocky side. The second, Morning After Cuts, was released January 2010 and has some über-chilled psychedelic-indie-rock-ness to it. Let’s have a listen. Read the rest of this entry »





Best New Music 2010 – nr.7 – Yeasayer

29 01 2010

image courtesy of www.last.fm

I was skeptical at first, but then I saw the following video of Yeasayer and was well adjusted. I’ve had them on my iPod for a while but never really registered the music with the name. Now I’ve had a good listen and can only recommend it.

This is a great studio performance from 2008, “Tightrope” Read the rest of this entry »