track for today… lejsovka & freund 'mold on canvas (detail)'
A pleasing video to accompany a snippet from Lejsovka & Freund's fantastic album Mold On Canvas, released in a limited edition of 100 super-clear vinyl. They describe themselves as 'DIY shitty classical', but it's actually rather beautiful electronics-warped post-classical music that brings to mind both Rachel's and Philip Glass. Make sure to watch the video in situ on the Bark & Hiss website.Comment on this
track for today… cuts 'cuts 01'
The first track from a five-track EP released on 'flesh-coloured' vinyl by Invada Records. CUTS is an audiovisual artist whose sonics are like the blackest shoegaze music treated to a dark ambient, semi-industrial going over.Comment on this
track for today… the rhubarb triangle 'wakefield city blues'
The absurdly-named Rhubarb Triangle are actually named for a thing that I never knew existed: a 9-square-mile triangle in West Yorkshire famous for producing early forced rhubarb!. Their debut 7" includes this freakbeat-esque organ-driven stomper as well as the considerably more Cramps-ish 'Bloodhound'. Find out more at their website. Cool cats.Comment on this
track for today… leisure birds 'waveforms'
The synth-y, psych-y 'Waveforms' is taken from the superb new Leisure Birds album, Tetrahedron, jointly released through Deep Distance, Totally Gross National Product and Moon Glyph. Leisure Birds are from Minneapolis. Leisure Birds are good.Comment on this
track for today… anthroprophh 'crow with sore throat'
'Crow With Sore Throat' is an outstanding new track from Anthroprophh, put out there recently as a trail for their forthcoming album Outside The Circle, due for release on Rocket Recordings in September 2014. (Via Rocket Recordings and Brooklyn Vegan)Comment on this