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HOLIDAY GHOSTS – “West Bay Playroom” –  pure sunshine fun – a review

HOLIDAY GHOSTS – “West Bay Playroom” –  pure sunshine fun – a review

Ross McGibbon February 12, 2019 0

PNKSLM RECORDINGS 15th Feb 2019 This is absolutely pure lo-fi speedy rock and roll fun. Short songs, rinky-tink organ, ooo-eee-ooo backing choruses, dead simple themes. Retro, silly and fun. Loose and deceptively simple, down

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Beaches- ‘Second Of Spring’ –  lo-fi, fuzzy summer fun

Beaches- ‘Second Of Spring’ –  lo-fi, fuzzy summer fun

Ross McGibbon September 1, 2017 0

CHAPTER MUSIC          8th September, 2017 This is a big collection, full of sound, ideas and fun. Lots of instrumentals, some where there are vocals but as colour or instrumentation via wordless chorus or echo

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Slingshot Dakota – Break

Slingshot Dakota – Break

Ross McGibbon March 6, 2016 0

Topshelf Records    11th March 2016 Some great wee tunes here, buried in splashing cymbals, what sounds like a double-drum assault, fuzzed guitarish keyboard melodies and tumbling chimes. There is a thrashy lo-fi air here

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‘Times To Die’ – Car Seat Headrest

‘Times To Die’ – Car Seat Headrest

Garry Stitchell October 6, 2015 0

When he’s not making music, Car Seat Headrest is plain old Will Toledo. But when he is making music, he’s making great chugging, clattering jams like this. It’s a near seven minute track that

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Car Seat Headrest Sign to Matador, Release New Video, Album Out In October…It’s all kicking off.

Car Seat Headrest Sign to Matador, Release New Video, Album Out In October…It’s all kicking off.

Garry Stitchell September 1, 2015 0

Car Seat Headrest is Will Toledo, a frighteningly prolific US cult indie secret. But secret no more, as he has signed to Matador Records, home of Interpol, Queens of the Stone Age and my

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White Reaper – White Reaper Does It Again

White Reaper – White Reaper Does It Again

Denis Browne July 17, 2015 1

  Polyvinyl Records Released 17th July 2015 What makes a summer? Many would say the experiences and who you share them with. But what do you remember about a summer? For me, one of

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