Month: April 2012

Sin Fang – Only Eyes / New EP: Half Dreams

:: “… sha-la-la-la”

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Artist: Sing Fang
Title Of EP: Half Dreams
Release Date: May 25, 2012
Label: morr music

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New Album: Mystery Jets – Radlands (2012/04/30)

:: Great new Indie-Rock from the Mystery Jets!


The fourth album of Mystery Jets is released today (April 30, 2012) via Rough Trade Co. UK. The record entitled ‘Radlands’ was produced by Dan Carey. Stream the complete album exclusively over at NME.


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01. Radlands
02. You Had Me At Hello
03. Someone Purer
04. The Ballad of Emmerson Lonestar
05. Greatest Hits
06. The Hale Bop
07. The Nothing
08. Take Me Where The Roses Grow
09. Sister Everett
10. Lost in Austin
11. Luminescence

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More ‘Mystery Jets’ on Music Pickings:
2012, Mar 15 − Someone Purer / New Album Announced

The Good, The Bad & The Queen – Nature Springs

:: Damon, Simon, Paul and Tony at Abbey Road.

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Artist: The Good, The Bad & The Queen
Title Of Album: The Good, The Bad & The Queen
Release Date: Jan 22, 2007
Label: Parlophone

1. History Song
2. 80s Life
3. Northern Whale
4. Kingdom Of Doom
5. Herculean
6. Behind The Sun
7. The Bunting Song
8. Nature Springs
9. A Soldier’s Tale
10. Three Changes
11. Green Fields
12. The Good, The Bad And The Queen

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Sweet Billy Pilgrim – Brugada [Free Download] / New Album ‘Crown And Treaty’

:: Mmmh, I’m enjoying this record a lot!


This is the first track taken from Mercury Music Prize nominated Sweet Billy Pilgrim’s second album. The record entitled ‘Crown And Treaty’ is released tomorrow (April 30, 2012) via Luxor Purchase and has already been reviewed several times with nine or ten out of ten. Read one of these reviews below. The record can be streamed exclusively over at Mojo Music Magazine.

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01. Joyful Reunion
02. Archaeology
03. Blakefield Gold
04. Arrived At Upside Down
05. Blood Is Big Expense
06. Brugada
07. Kracklite
08. Shadow Captain
09. Blue Sky Falls

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Lianne La Havas – Forget (Shlohmo remix)

:: Excellent remix!

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2011, Dec 08 – Shlohmo – Couch (Soosh Remix) [Official Video]
2011, Oct 17 – Shlohmo – Places / – Ghost

Rue Royale – We’ll Go On Alright / Album ‘Guide to an Escape’ (2012/03/16)

:: I am absolutely in love with this album!

This incredibly beautiful album of Rue Royale (it is their second full-length) was first self-released on Bandcamp on March 03, 2011. Rue Royale are the wedded couple Brookln Dekker from the US und Ruth Dekker from the UK. In their Nottingham home, under the name Very Fine Records, they completely self-produced 7.500 copies of their releases and brought them to the local post-office from where they where shipped into the world. Production included printing and sewing the booklets.

By the beginning of 2012, they signed to the Berlin-based Indie label Sinnbus Records. On March 16, ‘Guide to an Escape’ was officially released in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

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01. Guide to an Escape
02. Halfway Blind
03. Flightline
04. Get Me Standing
05. Blame
06. Knocked Back To The Start
07. Crater
08. Ment to Roam
09. We’ll Go On Alright
10. Foreign Night
11. The Search and Little Else

This is the official video for the title-track of ‘Guide to an Escape’, directed by Duncan Guymer.

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Lianne La Havas – Lost & Found [Official Video] / New Album ‘Is Your Love Big Enough?’

:: So glad I stumbled across her!

Watch the official video for ‘Lost & Found’ by Lianne La Havas, directed by Colin Solal Cardo.

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Title Of EP: Lost & Found
Release Date: October 18, 2011
Label: Labour of Love

1 No Room For Doubt
2 Lost & Found
3 Age
4 Night School
5 Final Form

Cover Art: Album

Title of Album: Is Your Love Big Enough?
Release Date: July 09, 2012
Label: Warner Music

Upcoming Tourdates:
May 14, Roter Salon – Berlin, Germany
May 15, Gruenspan – Hamburg, Germany
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