Beach Girls and the Monster are waving not drowning

Beach Girls and the Monster – Monsterbeach Hello and welcome to SWIT Theatre Monsterpiece. Today we bring you a deeply disturbing tale of an innocent musician who is accosted by a terrifying beast whilst taking an innocent constitutional on a beach. The beach is somewhere, the monster is somewhere and then they’re both gone, all…

Tunes galore from Black Letters

Black Letters – Landscaper SSSH! Overfeed Records representing Black letters just Sent a Song to SWIT Here! and it’s absolutely stunning. Hailing from Bangalore,India this is a taster of forthcoming album due for release in 2018.(Tom’s due for release around the same time) This electronica/guitar crossover is called Landscaper and I love it. Soundcloud 2017…

Zapato 3 cheers

Zapato 3 – Amaranto What a riff! Stooges,Mary Chain etc…classic. This is Amaranto by Zapata 3 from Caracas, Venezuela. Have had it on repeat at SWIT HQ all morning. Not even Tom’s hoovering of the office is spoiling this.(His dancing might though) 2017 Spotify List

Nothing flat about Sexy Bicycle

Sexy Bicycle – Computer Virus Sexy Bicycle got in touch to tell us about his new album Ellipsis. Here’s Computer Virus off it.That break at 1 minute 20 seconds is class. Superb track. I’m going to really enjoy exploring all his other music. (I own a sexy bicycle btw.I’ll post a pic if you like)

R.I.P. Cameron and 1971

1971 – Anxiety (In the Depths of Northwestern Ontario) This was sent in to us a couple of days ago from 1971.It’s a wonderful piece of music. Check out the story behind it from the band. In February 2017 our bassist, founding member, and friend Cameron Glen Cranston suddenly passed away in the Thunder Bay…

Drink chablis and dig Jef Maarawi

Jef Maarawi – Reverend Jones It’s Inner Ear Records double weirdness today, following our post of Bazooka earlier. Here’s “Reverend Jones”, another far-out freak-out moon-age daydream from Jef Maarawi. It’s a psyche-folk meditation on infamous holy man Reverend Jones that collapses into a rather wonderful jazz breakdown. The titles roll and a 1957 Chevrolet Bel…

I listen to Bazooka while smoking a hookah and punching a palooka

Bazooka – “Ζούγκλα”(Jungle) “Ζούγκλα” (Jungle) is the new single by Athens-based Bazooka, from their forthcoming EP of the same name on Inner Ear Records. Well, this is a trip, a wild ride, a psychedelic head-melting head-fuck, a question without an answer, a T-Rexified stomp through the jungles of your mind. The animals are out there,…

There should be a cereal called No Suits In Miami

No Suits In Miami – Capo 4 I’d find it hard to define my perfect song, luckily now I don’t have to as Lund’s No Suits In Miami have done it for me. Capo 4 has it all, echoing, fuzzy, lo-fi production, jangling guitars, wistfulness and longing. This is a love song for bedsit romantics,…

Mannequin Trees are no dummies

Mannequin Trees – A Little Closer Mannequin Trees is the solo project of Brazilian composer, guitarist and vocalist Ícaro Reis. This is the new single “A Little Closer”, it’s a beautiful, languid tune, touching on longing and regret with delicious Eighties-tinged bass and keys. This would have been a major “slow set” floor filler for…

I Bech you this do well for him

Nils Bech – Apart Stunning single from Norway’s Nils Bech. Apart is about the realisation that the partner who stays with you no longer loves you. Ouch. The tune is magnificent. Out now on DFA Records 2017 Playlist

R.Missing r missing nothing

R.Missing – Deeper Holes This is the wonderful Deeper Holes of their latest EP Unsummering. It’s been unsummering a lot here in Dublin recently – it was freezing yesterday. This is a superb piece of electronic pop from R.Missing. The whole EP is great in fact. Have a nice Sunday everyone. I think I’m off…