The Danish rock quintet Black Swamp Water are due to release the LP Distant Thunder on the 24th.
Black Swamp Water
The first track to surface from the album, which was itself released as a stand alone single on the 27th of July is the delta-blues number Bitter Harvest, that curls around the audience like the twisted roots of a swamp cypress.
The Canadian garage rock project Billy Moon releases the LP Punk Songs on the 14th of September.
Wafts of ’70s new wave drift through the speaker in the fuzzy sounds of the first song to be revealed from the ten track LP – D.W.T.B.A. – on the basis of which mid-September seems an awfully long way off.
The US alt-indie musician Jackson Davis released the 701 EP on the 27th.
Although only five tracks and less than twenty five minutes in duration, the EP (available on bandcamp), is able to to take the listener on an extended emotional journey. Unrestrained joy is counterbalanced by drifting melancholia, enlightened meditative contemplation usurped by dour introspection with the music laying as diary entries to moments in life.
The closer, which serves as a summation of what has preceded, is Something Else.
The Swiss djent sextet Mycelia will be releasing the LP Apex on the 12th of October.
The first song to be revealed from the album, also the first of the thirteen tracks, Eight Milligrams sets up the framework for the roughly forty eight minutes release with the blend of death-metal, tincture of jazz, twist of maths-rock and a smidgen of house which permeates through their compositions.
Word arrives that work is underway for a new triphop LP, therefore you will readily identify this country-rock live performance of the new track Lucky One isn’t going to be on that album – however, regular readers will also know I am a sucker for certain instruments – slide guitar being one…