Tag Archives: psychedelic

MORDECAI SMYTH – Things Are Getting Stranger On The Shore

April 14, 2022

Mega Dodo 2022 Out of Berkshire suburbia with stories to tell, psychedelic polymath lifts a misty veil off coastal mysteries. It’s been about a decade since the advent of Mordecai Smyth on Albion’s music scene, and the passing years did … Continue reading

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THE HAVEN GREEN – To Whom It May Concern

February 20, 2022

Billywitch 2022 British fantasy-chaser embraces pastoral anxiety and infuses oxymorons with levity and other forces of life. Back in the ’80s, Steve Somerset worked as part of Godley & Creme’s video production company company, and their 10CC-sensibility clearly rubbed off … Continue reading

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November 25, 2021

22 Records 2021 With a twinkle and a twang, American aficionados of catchy tune repurpose and enhance their recent output. When this pair of psych-pop melodicists first embarked on a joint adventure, their song cycles felt self-sufficiently hermetic, and though … Continue reading

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September 29, 2021

Arcane Alley 2021 They talked, they danced, they’re back to their devices once more: American rebels mature but refuse to grow up. A mere two full-length albums in more than four decades may mean either nefarious non-conformism or predatory unprofessionalism, … Continue reading

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CIRCUS MIND – Joy Machine

July 3, 2021

Outhouse Music 2021 Funky junkies and sonic jokers outta New York radiate their irreverent merriment across the borders. It takes a lot of guts to take a leaf out of George Clinton’s book and get away with it, but that’s … Continue reading

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