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Soft Cell Releases New Single 'Bruises On My Illusions' Photo Soft Cell Releases New Single 'Bruises On My Illusions'
by Michael Major - October 07, 2021

It’s been two decades since Soft Cell last released an album, but the influential synth-pop duo still provokes a huge amount of public fascination. Now Soft Cell - legendary frontman Marc Almond and producer/instrumentalist Dave Ball - share the new album’s first official single ‘Bruises On My Illus...
Loraine James 'REFLECTION' Out Friday Photo Loraine James 'REFLECTION' Out Friday
by Sarah Jae Leiber - June 02, 2021

Ahead of the release, she shares her newest single for “Running Like That” ft. Eden Samara, with a video to release later this week. Earlier singles include “Simple Stuff” and “Let’s Go.”...
Loraine James Shares 'Let's Go' From Upcoming Album 'Reflection' Photo Loraine James Shares 'Let's Go' From Upcoming Album 'Reflection'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 13, 2021

Loraine James sees the grand possibilities in our horizons. Growing up in Enfield, London, the young producer honed her craft while gazing thoughtfully at the skyline out her window, enthralled by the view and observant of how it shifted....
William Parker's 'Mayan Space Station' & 'Painters Winter' to Release July 9 Photo William Parker's 'Mayan Space Station' & 'Painters Winter' to Release July 9
by Sarah Jae Leiber - April 26, 2021

With Parker's Migration of Silence heralded from the front page of the New York Times Arts section to simultaneous cover stories in Germany’s Jazz Thing and Jazz Podium magazines to features and glowing reviews in The WIRE, The Quietus, Down Beat, Jazzwise, PopMatters, and more....
Secret Machines Share New Album 'Awake in the Brain Chamber' Photo Secret Machines Share New Album 'Awake in the Brain Chamber'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - August 24, 2020

Last Friday, Secret Machines shared Awake in the Brain Chamber, the band's first new full-length album released in 12 years....
Nadine Shah To Release Fourth Album KITCHEN SINK Photo Nadine Shah To Release Fourth Album KITCHEN SINK
by TV Scoop - May 06, 2020

Nadine Shah will release her fourth studio album Kitchen Sink on June 26th via Infectious Music/BMG...
NHOAH Performs Live Set During Storm Atop Wall-Less Vienna Skyscraper Photo NHOAH Performs Live Set During Storm Atop Wall-Less Vienna Skyscraper
by Kaitlin Milligan - April 03, 2020

Staged on the twelfth floor of a wall-less skyscraper within Vienna, NHOAH held an 80-minute live show....
Everything But The Girl Announces Vinyl Reissue of Final Studio Album TEMPERAMENTAL Photo Everything But The Girl Announces Vinyl Reissue of Final Studio Album TEMPERAMENTAL
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 05, 2020

Everything But The Girl's ninth and final studio album Temperamental was first released in September 1999, and is reissued on May 8, 2020 on double vinyl complete with half-speed mastering by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios. ...
Horse Lords Debut Single and Video For 'People's Park' Photo Horse Lords Debut Single and Video For 'People's Park'
by Abigail Charpentier - February 18, 2020

Horse Lords have shared a music video for their single 'People's Park' from their forthcoming album The Common Task (releasing March 13 via Northern Spy), which they premiered today via The Quietus....
Alicia Keys Talks New Album, Book and Grammy's Hosting with Lior Phillips on 'This Mu Photo Alicia Keys Talks New Album, Book and Grammy's Hosting with Lior Phillips on 'This Must Be The Gig' Podcast
by Abigail Charpentier - January 10, 2020

Consequence Podcast Network is kicking off 2020 with the release of their latest episode of This Must Be The Gig featuring the incomparable Alicia Keys. The 15-time GRAMMY Award winning music icon spoke with host Lior Phillips about her upcoming year. She's releasing her seventh studio album, ALICIA...
Kim Gordon Releases Music Video For 'Earthquake' Photo Kim Gordon Releases Music Video For 'Earthquake'
by Kaitlin Milligan - December 12, 2019

Kim Gordon has released a video for 'Earthquake,' taken from her hugely acclaimed debut album No Home Record....
Experimental Electronic Duo Larch Announces THE WORLD IS DANGEROUS; GO OUTSIDE EP Photo Experimental Electronic Duo Larch Announces THE WORLD IS DANGEROUS; GO OUTSIDE EP
by Kaitlin Milligan - November 20, 2019

Cardiff-based experimental electronic duo Larch released their new single 'A Mirror in Ultraviolence' via sinc(x) Records on 8 November. The track is lifted from their imminent EP The World is Dangerous; Go Outside, mastered by Rupert Clervaux (Whities, Snow Dog Records, Paralaxe editions) which is ...
Wire Shares Details of New Album 'Mind Hive' Photo Wire Shares Details of New Album 'Mind Hive'
by Abigail Charpentier - October 22, 2019

Today Wire have announced details of a new album, Mind Hive, set for release on January 24, 2020 via the band's own label pinkflag....
Melodic Techno Artist NHOAH Shares 'Between Vienna And The Stars' Single Photo Melodic Techno Artist NHOAH Shares 'Between Vienna And The Stars' Single
by Kaitlin Milligan - September 19, 2019

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London-Based Electronic Producer Verasect Releases AWAKENINGS REMIX EP Photo London-Based Electronic Producer Verasect Releases AWAKENINGS REMIX EP
by Kaitlin Milligan - September 09, 2019

London-based electronic producer Verasect has released his highly anticipated Awakenings Remix EP with remixes by the late Øfdream, Kareful, Dobie and Blood Wolf via Terminal Blue Records. Both 'Tragedy (Kareful Remix)' and 'Catch Your Breath (Øfdream Remix)' were featured on popular Youtube channel...
Members Of The Fall Form Imperial Wax, Their Debut GASTWERK SABOTEURS Out 5/17 Photo Members Of The Fall Form Imperial Wax, Their Debut GASTWERK SABOTEURS Out 5/17
by Tori Hartshorn - March 26, 2019

Imperial Wax, the surviving members of the last and longest running edition of legendary Manchester post-punk band The Fall are set to release their debut album 'Gastwerk Saboteurs' on May 17, 2019 via Saustex Records. As the core of The Fall, drummer Keiron Melling, bassist Dave “The Eagle” Spurr a...
Skunk Anansie Announce Additional UK Tour Dates This Summer Photo Skunk Anansie Announce Additional UK Tour Dates This Summer
by Tori Hartshorn - March 25, 2019

Skunk Anansie are set to take the UK by storm this summer, as they take to stages across the country following the release of their 25th anniversary live album 25LIVE@25....
Skunk Anansie Announce UK Tour Dates This August Photo Skunk Anansie Announce UK Tour Dates This August
by Tori Hartshorn - February 04, 2019

Marking their 25 year anniversary with the release of the new acclaimed live album25LIVE@25, Skunk Anansie have now announced UK tour dates this August to continue the celebration of this remarkable milestone....
Julien Marchal Makes Dim Mak Debut on 'Observations' Photo Julien Marchal Makes Dim Mak Debut on 'Observations'
by Kaitlin Milligan - November 23, 2018

Floating through moments of silence and tranquility, Julien Marchal offers timeless compositions on his Dim Mak debut, Observations. Approaching each note with beauty and grace, Marchal transports listeners through a series of post-modern classical piano pieces, played with an immaculate touch....
DonChristian Jones Shares Debut Album WHERE THERE'S SMOKE Photo DonChristian Jones Shares Debut Album WHERE THERE'S SMOKE
by Tori Hartshorn - July 12, 2018

Where There's Smoke is DonChristian's debut album, three years since releasing his sophomore mixtape Renzo Piano in 2015, which The Quietus music journal counted on their Best Albums of The Year List. Where There's Smoke is a clear, and raw evolution--experimental Hip Hop and R&B at its most contemp...
Jayle Jayle Share the Slow Burning Synth Song AS SOON AS NIGHT Photo Jayle Jayle Share the Slow Burning Synth Song AS SOON AS NIGHT
by Macon Prickett - June 13, 2018

Jaye Jayle, the Evan Patterson-led Americana-noir project have premiered another new single from the new full-length, No Trail and Other Unholy Paths. The slow burning synth track - “As Soon As Night' has premiered via The Quietus, where Evan remarks “'As Soon As Night' is the most enjoyable song to...
THE ENGLISH BEAT Announce U.S. Tour in Support of First New Album Since 1982, Out Jun Photo THE ENGLISH BEAT Announce U.S. Tour in Support of First New Album Since 1982, Out June 15
by Macon Prickett - May 17, 2018

As THE ENGLISH BEAT starring Dave Wakeling readies the public for the release of HERE WE GO LOVE,  their first studio album since 1982, on June 15, 2018, venues across the country are bracing for a frenetic and frantic round of skanking with the announcement of U.S. tour dates. ...
The English Beat to Release HERE WE GO LOVE, Their First Album in Over 30 Years Photo The English Beat to Release HERE WE GO LOVE, Their First Album in Over 30 Years
by Macon Prickett - April 20, 2018

THE ENGLISH BEAT starring Dave Wakeling return with their first studio album since 1982.  Set for release on June 15, 2018, HERE WE GO LOVE is a brand-new collection of 13 vital songs that have their feet in the here and now, but lose none of the fire and frenzy of those timeless immediate classics ...
Composer-Guitarist Bill MacKay Comes to California For Solo Tour Photo Composer-Guitarist Bill MacKay Comes to California For Solo Tour
by Macon Prickett - February 20, 2018

Bill MacKay is a Drag City recording artist, composer, guitarist, and improviser based in Chicago. His creatively-charged songwriting, and unpredictable approach to the guitar have inspired a diverse and growing set of listeners & collaborators....
Punk/Pop/Soul Band English Beat Closes Out 2017 with Live Dates Photo Punk/Pop/Soul Band English Beat Closes Out 2017 with Live Dates
by Caryn Robbins - November 02, 2017

As one of the most enjoyable live acts for the past three decades, UK's legendary ska/punk/pop/soul band ENGLISH BEAT are currently on the road, touring the U.S. straight through until the end of 2017, playing Carrboro's famed Cat's Cradle tonight (tour dates below)....