Super World Interview Time: La Bien Querida

A couple of weeks back, La Bien Querida released the wonderful new single “El Lado Bueno” from upcoming album “Fuego” (Elefant Records). It’s a bit of a change of direction for Ana Fernández-Villaverde and has a most welcome New Order undertone which I love.  I was delighted when Ana agreed to do an interview with…

The Lost Words of LA BIEN QUERIDA

LA BIEN QUERIDA feat. JOAN MIQUEL OLIVER – 7 Días Juntos 7 Días Juntos* is the brilliant new single/video from LA BIEN QUERIDA and JOAN MIQUEL OLIVER, one of my favourite artists at work today, again displaying the ability to effortlessly combine the mainstream and avant garde. Here’s a funny (or not so funny thing)…

Super World Interview Time: Lia Pamina

We got to hear Lia for the first time after speaking to Joe Moore of The Yearning and The Perfect Kiss. He had written and produced the majority of Lia’s 2016 tour de force “Love Is Enough” on the inimitable Elefant Records. Listen and you will immediately understand why Lia names people like Astrud Gilberto,…

The 8-track in my cortina is playing Lia Pamina

Lia Pamina – Sycamore Tree A few weeks ago Lia was Better Off Without Us and now she wants to take us down to the Sycamore Tree, well frankly it’s her prerogative to change her mind. It’s another beguiling, summershining slice of ice pop confection perfection. Let’s go in that direction, to the sycamore tree….

LINDA GUILALA is better than a koala

LINDA GUILALA – La Última Vez (1ª Recidiva) This is La Última Vez (1ª Recidiva) by SWIT regular LINDA GUILALA from one of our very favourite recent LPs Psiconáutica on Elefant Records. It’s another perfectly delicious slice of dreamy scf-fi shoegaze and I really can’t recommend the album enough. The artwork is amazing too. This…

SWITTLE: THE SCHOOL – Live on Radio3, TVE2 [22-2-2016]

Here’s another excellent UK act from the Elefant roster, namely Cardiff’s The School. This is a live set they did for Spain’s Radio3 and TVE2 last year. IMO The School have graduated with a 1st class honours degree in pop. See what I did there?!?!?!!? Setlist- 0:25 – Never Thought I’d See The Day 2:57…

Supr World Interview Time: Eva from Linda Guilala

We’ve posted a number of excellent tunes from Linda Guilala over the past year or so. The band, hailing from Vigo, Galicia, consists of Eva, Ivan and Mari. Besides music, they are big fans of sci-fi, especially films from the 60’s and 70’s, taking their  name from a Japanese sci-fi monster. Their latest album, Psiconáutica,…

The Perfect Kiss sends me into megadrive

THE PERFECT KISS – Disconnect We’ve featured them before, doubtless we will feature them again, here’s THE PERFECT KISS with their new video for “Disconnect”, the title track from their new EP (on Elefant Records). This is a masterclass in pop. SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 13 SWIT Playlist 2017

I’ve been waiting so long for THE PERFECT KISS

“Now I am discovering the world once more. England has widened my horizon.” THE PERFECT KISS – Broadcast (From You To Me) THE PERFECT KISS is Joe Moore’s (THE YEARNING, Lia Pamina)new project, ably abetted by Holly Vanags on vocals. Here is the really beautiful “Broadcast (From You To Me)” -an electro-pop masterpiece with a…

GUILALA LAND

LINDA GUILALA – Abstinencia Here’s the superb new electro-ominous single ” Abstinencia” from SWIT favourite Linda Guilala. It’s taken from the rather wonderful LP “Psiconáutica” (Elefant Records). Get on it now ! SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 8 SWIT Playlist 2017 SWIT Playlist 2016