WL//WH Weekly Shoegaze/ Dreampop / Psychedelic / Indie Tips

Weekly Shoegaze/ Dreampop / Psychedelic / Indie Tips #11

Picks Of The Week :

  • CopenhagenDenmark shoegaze / noise pop duo THE OCEANS “Juvenile” from the new “EP II” on Stripped Down Records                                                                                                                                                         

Sophomore 4-tracker from Copenhagen‘s duo dazzle with a more mature, refined songwriting and sheer melodic sensibilities.

  • Buffalo, NY based indie / jangle pop four-piece Coral Collapse ‘Atlantic’ taken from their upcoming debut LP ‘Don’t Wait To See Me Say Goodbye’ via Admirable Traits Records                                                             

Superb reverb-infused, simultaneously energetic and melodic, jangle pop hit from Buffalo’s quartet, a perfect introduction to their debut full-length.          

  • Russian kosmische / stargaze / psychedelic / electronic trio from Perm, Gnoomes “Sword In the Stone” from upcoming album “MU!” on Rocket Recordings

Expanded as 4-piece with the addition of synthesist Masha Piankova, Gnoomes‘ unmistakable krautrock, IDM electronic and psychedelic elements coalesce and pulse magically into futuristic uncanny sonic realms.

  • Russian retro / dream pop / soviet wave duo NAUKOGRAD “Отражение”                                                              
  • Cornwall/Brighton based folk singer/songwriter artist Lily Hayes “Soft On Me” debut single on UNCOLLECTIVE RECORDS                                                                                                                                           
  • Brooklyn, NY noise pop / C86 / jangle pop / power pop trio BIG QUIET “Interesting Times” title track from the forthcoming vinyl album via Unblinking Ear Records                                                                                   
  • Saint Jérôme, Québec dream pop / shoegaze duo, Under Electric Light “Drop” new single on More Like Space Records                                                                                                                                                    
  • Chicago‘s dream pop / psych pop band Divino Niño “Coca-Cola” taken from Divino Niño’s new album ‘Foam’ – out June 21, 2019 on Winspear                                                                                                                     
  • Brooklyn, NY shoegazers Dead Leaf Echo “Reflex Motion” from the new mini-album “Pale Fire”                     
  • Adelaide, Australia dreamgaze / shoepop duo THE EMPTY SLEEPS “Good Place” new single                         
  • Swedish DIY lo-fi garage pop project of Åsa Söderqvist based in Gothenburg, Shitkid “Detention” from from ShitKid’s second album [DETENTION], out May 10 2019 via PNKSLM Recordings                                         
  • Swedish post punk / dream pop / jangle pop / ‘deathpop’ quintet from Göteborg, Agent Blå “Child’s Play” from upcoming album “Morning Thoughts” on Luxury                                                                                     
  • Brisbane, Australia shoegaze / heavy psych 5-piece DREAMTIME “Liquid Light Phase” from the upcoming album “Tidal Mind” on Cardinal Fuzz and Little Cloud Records.                                                                       
  • Lancaster, Pennsylvania ambient / shoegaze / dream pop project BALTIC NOISE “Happy Anniversary” new single (initially released via the blog that celebrates itself)                                                                                   
  • Los Angeles‘ shoegaze band Snowball II “Lost in Juarez”                                                                                          
  • Montreal, Canada based instrumental, experimental, shoegaze project by musician Richard Bunze, aka REPO “Polar Ghosts” from upcoming album “The Lines in Between”                                                                           
  • Brisbane, Australia dream pop / shoegaze trio FRAGILE ANIMALS “Dark” from the new EP “Only Shallow//Only More”      
  • Victoria BC‘s dream pop / indie-rock band Wise Child “Diminish” from the new S/T debut album                   
  • Brighton, UK alt / post-punk / noise rock five-piece, Abattoir Blues “Dwell” from last final 2-track 7″ single “Dwell​/​What to Fix” on Echochamp                                                                                                                                
  • Portland indie / shoegaze / dream pop 4-piece SOUVENIR DRIVER “Haze” from upcoming album “A Dangerous Crossing” due 5/3/19 via IS/WAS                                                                                                      
  • Montreal, Québec post-punk / shoegaze side project of Maxime from The City Gates, OSTZONE “Quiet of the Dark”                                                                                                                                                                            
  • Aarhus, Denmark synth / dream pop quintet Lowly “Stephen” from Lowly’s sophomore album ‘Hifalutin’ out April 12th via Bella Union  
  • Göteborg, Sweden indie / noise rock / post-punk 4-piece PHARMACIST “You Bore Me Half To Death” new single                                                                                                                                                                        
  • Amarillo, TX bedroom, synth, jangle, dream pop project of Broderick Adams aka VAMPING “Incantations X” from the mini-LP “Caves and Hoodoos”                                                                                                           
  • Michigan indie pop band Blue Jeans – “Jenny, Am I Fading?” from upcoming vinyl album “Adult Hits” out May 17, 2019 on Madrid’s Bobo Integral           
  • London, UK indie / dream pop 4-piece Heavy Heart “Dowsabel” new single                                                     
  • Quebec, Canada noise-rock / shoegaze band Jet Black – “Wall of Ice” from V/A “Northern Noise Vol. I” on Velouria Recordz                                                                                                                                                  
  • Manchester, UK indie pop 5-piece Butcher The Bar “Lying” from the forthcoming vinyl album “III” out June 14, 2019 via Madrid’s Bobo Integral                                                                                                                    
  • Sidney, Australian organ driven folk pop / psych-pop project led by Natalie de Silver, THE DANDELION “Message From The Fire” from the new cassette album “Old Habits & New Ways of The Dandelion” on SpiderChild Records                                                                                                                                              
  • Perth, Australian modern dark psychedelic artrock duo of Greg and Belinda, WhiteFawn “Shiver and Shaken”                                                                                                                                                                    
  • Uppsala, Sweden indie pop / art rock quintet Cat Princess “Silver Socks” from forthcoming debut album ‘Forbidden Items’, out May 17 via Rama Lama Records.
  • Atlanta, Georgia bedroom pop / jangle dream pop solo project of Jordan Reynolds, aka ROSE HOTEL “10K” from forthcoming self-released debut album “I Will Only Come When It’s A Yes”                                       
  • Portland, OR indie pop / dream pop duo Pure Bathing Culture “Ad Victoriam” from upcoming third album “Night Pass” on Infinite Companion                                                                                                                     
  • Copenhagen’s alt dream pop trio IRAH “Siu Hinama” from forthcoming album “Diamond Grid” on Tambourhinoceros                                                                                                                                             
  • Swedish ethereal / dream pop / dark pop artist STAINWASHER “Only Lonely” from Stainwasher’s debut EP ”What Did I See” out now via Feverish
  • Prague, Czechia diy bedroom pop / dreampop duo Dukla “Ikea” new single                                                     
  • South London, UK indie dream pop singer/songwriter Rose Keeler-Schäffeler aka KEEL HER “No Control”
  • Athens, GA Southern dream / psych / gothic folk rock multi instrumentalist/singer/songwriter Thayer Sarrano “The Eternal” from new 4th album “Wings Alleluia”                                                                                                
  • Dunedin, New Zealand based doom folk singer/songwriter Emily Fairlight “Water Water” from the upcoming new album “Mother Of Gloom” on Fishrider Records