The US sad-folk creator Terra Naomi is working towards the release of an LP planned for release on the 7th of September.
The second song to surface from the album, Nothing To Hide, which was released as a standalone single on the 9th and available on bandcamp, is a composition of drifting melancholia from which emerges an arresting vocal which exudes a sadness that catches tears from the listeners eye as the track contemplates of the regret of lost love.
The US worldbeat collective Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids release the LP An Angel Fell on the 18th of May.
Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids
The first track to surface from the album (which is available on bandcamp), the antepenultimate of the eight, Message To My People is a totally absorbing approaching eight minutes fusion of jazz and reggae in which the listener looses all perception of the world around as the combinations of saxophone, percussive and strung instruments flow in to the mind taking over the thought processes in gently undulating pulses while the vocal forms a hazy chant to the hypnotic primordial beats.
The US darkwave project Precious Child is currently finalising a full release anticipated later in the year.
The first track to surface from the forthcoming release, WHOLE, is a contemplation of both the internal conflicts of the mind and the external struggles with others of body dysphoria whilst not seeking to provide an answer, rather add to the conversation.
The grinding electronica is buried by the fragmented guitar and jolting percussion while the vocalisation expresses both anguish and calmness.
Their most recent release has been revealed as a live video recording.
Chase The Sun takes the listener on an nine minute journey of colliding barrages of sound that slam out of the speakers in an unrelenting wall of dissociative progressive experimentalism through which the strangulated vocal pierces the the eardrums.
The US new wave quartet Bloodcocks UK release the LP Hot Sushi on the 1st of May.
With an extensive touring schedule, though rarely playing the USA, more normally to be found in Japan they have developed a strong live performance presence, which they are able to transpose in to the recorded material and the eleven track album (available on bandcamp) is a release to bring out at any party moment with its bursting effervescence, with songs that rarely reach two minutes.
Pull aside the furnishings, turn up the volume, hit play and dance your heart-out to some storming good-old rock’n’roll.