We were entranced by Entrance or That’s one way to make an Entrance

ENTRANCE – Always The Right Time (Official Music Video) This is “Always The Right Time” from Entrance’s LP “Book Of Changes” (Thrill Jockey Records). Country-tinged, stripped-back and sincere, it’s a beautiful thing. Class video too, troubadour central. For fans of: cool songs. SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 11 SWIT Playlist 2017

It ain’t half hot mum, it’s Half Japanese

Half Japanese – On The Right Track Here’s the new single “On The Right Track” from Half Japanese’s sparkling LP “Hear The Lion Roar” (Fire Recordings). This is their 16th album! We were talking about sonic pioneers earlier, well I was talking to myself but the cap fits and these guys wear it so well….

Djustin Dtime

Djustin “Dancing” Djustin is Sweden’s Johan Angergard and America’s Rose Suau. “Dancing” is the lead single from their debut LP “Voyagers”coming on Labrador Records in May. This is a pure pop dance tune that goes well beyond dancing in my opinion. Beautiful track, I do love it ! SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 10 SWIT Playlist…

Bord na Móna would love Mega Bog

Mega Bog – London Here is the brilliant, sax-driven “London” from Mega Bog, and the driving of this vehicle is the responsibility of Seattle’s Erin Birgy. She’s under an (or multiple) influences – especially oranges. And we know here in Ireland what orange can do to your world. It made me think of this (with…

Fancy a hula to Jesca Hoop?

What a way to end the week – here’s the distinctive and strikingly beautiful new single from Jesca Hoop – “Memories Are Now” (Sub Pop)- from the new album of the same name, which was just released yesterday (10022017). SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 6 SWIT Playlist 2017 SWIT Playlist 2016

We give E an A++++

This is E, who obviously don’t likE to makE things Easy on thEmsElvEs (or thEir ElvEs). ThEy hail from Boston and this is thEir brilliant nEw singlE “GrEat Light” which has just comE out on Thrill JockEy REcords. EEk! SWIT Weekly YouTube Playlist – Week 1 SWIT Playlist 2017 SWIT Playlist 2016

A dysphemic vocalisation in the Second Temple: The Molochs

Here are two spiffing tracks from The Molochs new LP ‘America’s Velvet Glory’ which be coming out in January. Listen to the songs and read the rather wonderful biography on their facebook page and then you will understand. The Molochs – You and Me & No More Crying

Let’s go à la carte with Band Aparte

2 cracking tracks from LA’s Band Aparte – Their debut LP, Memory on Trial, is out now on Manifesto Records. Sensational, they certainly are a band apart (?????) Band Aparte – Cherry Chapstick & Into The Window