Monthly Archives: March 2018


March 21, 2018

Turtle Down 2018 Warm wonders from the Windy City where everyday heroes get their fair share of woe and joy. “There’s a dearth of fresh excitement in the music world today”: the statement from one of this record’s songs rings … Continue reading

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FOCUS – The Family Album

March 20, 2018

In And Out Of Focus / Cherry Red 2017 Snapshot of Dutch veterans’ recent past and nearest future, with not a ghost from distant palace. It’s a bit misleading: usually, family albums are dedicated to the exploration of roots and … Continue reading

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MIDNIGHT CRISIS – Heart Beatings

March 19, 2018

Apocalipps 2017 Crisis? What crisis?.. Half an hour of NYC smutty bliss with a post-punk stripe. Ever since the CBGB days, New York has been a fertile ground for non-conformism, yet more often than not artists who sprang from there … Continue reading

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March 18, 2018

Gong Expresso 2017 Slowly but surely: straight branch of pixies-planted tree reaches out for indulgence and a fall. Here’s a new band whose very name may betray their pedigree to aficionados keeping in mind and holding in high esteem the … Continue reading

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EGONAUT – The Omega

March 17, 2018

Mighty Music 2017 Dancing towards death, Swedish troupe expand their ranks and embrace a different depth. This ensemble seem to like extremities – at least concept, if not stylistic ones – and where measured the limit of the group’s upward … Continue reading

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