It’s poetry not prosa from the wonderful Marta Rosa

Marta Rosa – Cradle Song Here’s the new single “Cradle Song” from Marta Rosa, it’s a beautiful synth-laden grown-up lullaby/ballad. Marta Grandi is an Italian songwriter/singer living in Belgium and is joined in the band by Nils Vermeulen, Simon Raman and Artan Buleshkaj. The video was produced by WOODHOUSE film and features Marta and the…

It ain’t half hot mum, it’s Half Japanese

Half Japanese – On The Right Track Here’s the new single “On The Right Track” from Half Japanese’s sparkling LP “Hear The Lion Roar” (Fire Recordings). This is their 16th album! We were talking about sonic pioneers earlier, well I was talking to myself but the cap fits and these guys wear it so well….

SWIT’s Long Player of the week: Selected Tracks for Nacht Dämonen by Byul.org

“Selected Tracks For Nacht Dämonen” compiles rare and early recordings ( 2000 and 2007) by Seoul’s Byul.org, the influential South Korean creative collective.The record is beautifully curated by Byul.org’s director TaeSang Cho and SWIT favourite Markus Acher of The Notwist. The album is released today by Alien Transistor. What started out in 2000 as a…

You’ll fall for Pip Hall

Pip Hall – James Here is the beautiful “James” by Pip Hall from her new EP of the same name, released today on My Little Empire Records. This is a deeply affecting homage to her dad, whom she lost when she was young, something that certainly resonates here at SWIT. Nice work Pip. SWIT YouTube…