Cut the BS and try A Slice Of Life

A Slice Of Life- demo ep Dirk Vreys dropped us a line “my band A Slice Of Life is rehearsing in Antwerp for about a year and we played our first gigs last week. We will be playing on the last day of W-Festival 2018 next summer, the biggest new wave festival in Belgium including…

Here’s some Témé Tan – listen if you can

Témé Tan – Coups De Griffe From his Facebook page – “Belgian with Congolese roots, Tanguy Haesevoets tells intimate stories with a über-modern pop vibe, mixing soul, hip hop and afro elements.” 1,984 SWITS out of 1,984. This will be in my end of year lists(the best ones not the others) Superb track. Debut album…

Delphine Dora & Mocke have a record that’s cool as fuck

Delphine Dora & Mocke – Le Service Abstrait A stunning collaboration between Delphine Dora & Mocke. The album – Le Corps Défendant – is an absolute treasure to listen to. I went for Le Service Abstrait but it could have been any one of them. 10 SWITS out of 10 here guys. Out now on…

SWIT Premiere: J. Vega – Elliott

J. Vega is a singer/songwriter from Spain. He is a member and co-founder of the bands Subterráneos and Los isabelinos. “Castle Vega”, his solo debut, will be released on Luik Records on August 25, comprising of 9 songs that move between lo-fi, slacker pop and rock and roll. This is his second time on SWIT…

HARKS the herald angels sing

Satin Jackets feat. David Harks – Northern Lights We’re veering off the beaten SWIT (we remain undefeated and invincible) a little, however, when a song is this good who gives a fiddler’s fuck? “Northern Lights” is the new single from German music producer Tim Bernhardt of Satin Jackets and Berlin-based British vocalist and songwriter David…

I heard this in a bodega, it was written by J. Vega

J. Vega – Rabieta J.Vega is a singer/songwriter from Spain. He is a member and co-founder of the bands Subterráneos and Los isabelinos. He’s releasing his first solo LP via Belgian label Luik Records soon and this is the lead single Rabieta, Hey it’s a beautiful, chilled summery ballad, so laid back it’s horizontal. Which…

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…

Out of Brussels sprouts a new EP from Annabel Lee

Annabel Lee – Best Good Friend Okay so I was going to post Period Sex from Belgium’s Annabel Lee as I’ve been enjoying the same for a few weeks now but when I came to post on the nearly eve of their new EP Wallflowers (release Friday 2nd on Luik Records) I went back and…

Super World Interview Time: Sale Gosse

They mean it man…yes, we’ve featured the wonderful raucous Sale Gosse on a couple of occasions here on the SWIT – they totally rock and we love them so much, more than is healthy probably. They got it all – fuck you drums, fuck me bass, fuck everything guitar, tunes and atitude, bad atitude –…

Pilgrim Fireflies are drawing me to their flame

Pilgrims Fires – Lullaby What a brilliant idea! The music is by Marta del Grandi (from Marta Rosa) – a hauntingly beautiful, harmonised tone poem, which in of itself is fantastic – here it is combined with the wonderful live drawing of Cecilia Valagussa. The process is sympathetically caputured and enhanced by Doris Konings, creating…

Massive tune from Insecte

Insecte – Lunettes Opaques From Paris,based in Brussels here’s new single Lunettes Opaques by Insecte. This is a taster from forthcoming EP – Deux – out May 26th. Great track. YouTube Weekly Playlist 2017 Playlist