I’ve got that sinking feeling: Flotation Toy Warning

Flotation Toy Warning – Everything That Is Difficult Will Come To An End It isn’t often we venture to the UK these days, for the once great nation is now a footnote in history, the former cultural monolith reduced to scavanging for scraps thrown from the great tables of Europe. Brexit took it’s toll, the…

Maud Geffray awakens alien affray

Maud Geffray – 1994 How late it was, how late and time slips through my hands like so many grains of sand etc. so let’s be brief mes amis – This is not new 🙂 – I thought it was, it’s actaully from 2015 – but hey , who cares – it’s fantastic, this is…

SWIT’s Week: Our 14 BEST tunes from around the world.

Here they are – from Milkywhale, Treehouse, Giovanni Succi, Popolous, Nina Miranda, Blondy Brownie, LEAK, Odd, Otoboke Beaver, Xavier Boyer, Tidlige Armbånd, Zimt and Above Above!! SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 24 SWIT Spotify Playlist 2017 SWIT Soundcloud Playlist 2017 “I really enjoy “Return of the Twat” from Dirty Dike because of its humour.” Speaking of…

You won’t need Alka-Seltzer if you listen to Jørn Åleskjær

Jørn Åleskjær – Shouldn’t Have To Be Like That Jørn Åleskjær is half of (Swit favourite) The Loch Ness Mouse song writing brother duo. This is his beautiful cover of (Swit favourite) Norwegian 80s band Fra Lippo Lippi. Rather lovely isn’t it? It’s out now on Tune-J Music. The backing band sound strangely familiar…. we’ve…

Milkywhale’s tunes will never go stale

Milkywhale – Eclipse This is the closing track of Iceland’s Milkywhale’s self-titled album called Eclipse. It’s excellent. It’s still 20 odd degrees here and it’s 11 pm. Waaaahooooo Spotify 2017 Playlist

Super World Interview Time: Dani Fazekas aka Szarkulabícc (Sakurabeats)

We’re really enjoying listening to Flowers N Birds by Hungarian lo-fi hip-hop artist Dani Fazekas aka Szarkulabícc so we were delighted when Dani agreed to answer some questions for us here in the big yellow balloon 🙂 Why did you decide to be a Musician? I started doing graffiti and everything else that falls under…

It’s not without its knockers here’s Hammer on the Door

Treehouse – Hammer on the Door Off their recent excellent Centre of Their World EP (sill never sure if prepositions or other anchoring words should be lowercased) this is the fantastic Hammer on the Door from Hobart’s Treehouse. I could listen to these guys all day, in fact I think I will. It’s 21 Degrees…

Thisa definitely does nota Succi

Giovanni Succi – Con Ghiaccio Good morning everyone. Anyone got any nice plans for the weekend? Dublin Ireland is going to hit 26 degrees tomorrow. Woooooohooooo!I hope all of you SWITzers take care of yourselves in the sun. Hats,suncream etc,,, it’s very important. It’s also very important that you check out this track from Giovanni…

SWIT’s Long Player Of The Week: Japanese Food by Giovani Cidreira

“Japanese Food” is Giovani Cidreira ‘s debut LP, however he is hardly a novice, he’s been “on the scene” in Salvador, Bahia for over 10 years. We featured his excellent “Vai Chover” a while back, a beautiful laid-back groove, it’s a sweet calling card for the album a whole, which is a triumph.  Giovani  has a…

Give us a big handa for Populous and Nina Miranda

Populous + Nina Miranda – Cru Stuck for time this evening so not a lot to say about this except it’s a really beautiful song by Populous + Smoke City’s Nina Miranda, it’s from the brand new LP “Azulejos” (La Tempesta/Wonderwheel Recordings), the cover art is fantastic also. Week 24 YouTube Playlist SWIT Spotify Playlist…

BLONDY BROWNIE are going father away

BLONDY BROWNIE – Enfin feat. Yvano De Biasio (Official Video) It was Father’s Day in Belgium last weekend and it’s Father’s Day in Ireland this weekend. We fathers get a raw deal don’t we? A shitty pair of socks or a bar of crappy chocolate if we’re lucky. [speak for yourself. Ed.] Well not this…

I don’t know how this got out, perhaps it was a [LEAK]

LEAK are Florian Achtziger, Rachel Fodor, Fabian Schlegel, Tim Schleicher, Jakob Seifert and Timo Spiekermann and they hail from Nürnberg. “Chuckle” is their debut single from their new EP “Noise From The Void” which is being released today! Hynotic, poetic, starting off like a lost Fairport Convention song, it builds slowly into a quiet and…