Serious Tune Warners: Here’s Lucent Corners

Ohhh I love synth pop duos. Pet Shop Boys, Soft Cell, The Knife and now here’s a brand new Irish group called Lucent Corners. Their debut single Time’s Like a Blade is perfectly formed crossing the wonderful electro melodies reminiscent of the aforementioned with ethereal vocals from superb vocalist Susan Moran. She along with Musician/Producer…

R.I.P. Björn Mertz

Please take a moment and read this, think about it, and try to get involved / do something. It’s about Bjorn Mertz, the drummer of The Satellite Year and Atlanta Arrival and our brother in music. It will make you stop and think for a moment, maybe help others, inspired by his incredible creativity a…

Good Times Only allowed here on SWIT

Good Times Only – Kolem So sometimes amid the thousands of submissions we get each week here at SWIT, I jump into the balloon and decide to head to a particular destination to check out what’s going on there. Hovering over beautiful Prague this week we picked up the sounds of Good Times Only and…

Ignore Ferals at your peril

Ferals – Brendan Rodgers Big Music from Belfast band Ferals. Brendan Rodgers (like the title although I’m a gooner or a goner as we should probably be called these days) is the tune that likes to give.It’s got several different movements that kind of reminds me of the mighty Swerverdriver from back in the day.Plenty…

Hands up who wants to hear Montauk Hotel’s new single?

Montauk Hotel – Hands Tommy walked into the offices at SWIT (broadcasting from inside Newgrange this week) supporting a Hollywood-esque Irish brogue and said “Sure there’s music comin’ from up near the well at the top field” “What the fuck is the problem with your accent Tom?” I replied “’Tis the curse of the little…

Oh Me,Omar what a wonderful track

Omar Badillo (Feat Bratty) – Fade Or is it the other way round (Bratty Featuring Omar Badillo??) – either way this track came into us via the SSSH! submission portal and it’s absolutely fabulous. I could see this being picked up as the theme to some TV show or something (I want a percentage if…

KIDS N CATS do it like that

KIDS N CATS – France Feat Nix. Wanna hear something fab to get you in the mood for the weekend? Then go to another music site. We don’t do that here. Only joking – course we do it here and we do it the best as showcased by this fabulous new release by Austria’s KIDS…

Nick gave us a holler about Color Dolor

Color Dolor – Anyway The Wind Blows Delighted to be the 1st site in the universe (outside Helsinki) to feature the brand new single and video from Color Dolor. Sometimes you hear something and you go “Holy Moly what the hell is this?” Well when Nick sent this in yesterday I went “Holy fuck, this…

Enjoy the musical stylings of Nilein

Nilein – Central Park My team are losing in the cup final. I can always rely on this group to make me feel happy though. At least the 3rd time they’ve been featured on SWIT,here’s the wonderful Nilein from Kolkata, India. The video is taken from the movie 5 Centimeters Per Second, Directed and Written…

Sophie So Far So Good

Sophie Lillienne – Demons Featured previously on SWIT here’s another excellent release from the multi-talented VeZzO aka Sophie Lillienne. One of my favourite electronic artists at the mo. This is Demons. Out now on IRMA Records.