Super World Interview Time: We do a deep dive with Benz

We are absolutely in love with  “The Smile”, the dreamy, ethereal new single by Benz, the solo project of  Ebba Salomonsson. When we found out that Video directed by Ebba Gustafsson Ågren, from those other SWIT favourites Wy, well that just put the tin hat on it, we had to find out more!”The Smile” is the first single…

Super World Interview Time: What goes around comes around for Jeannel

We covered Jeannel’s first release “Mind Tricks” last year, now she is back with another fantastic song and video – the beautiful, reflective, multi-layered ballad  “Karma”.  It’s from her forthcoming debut EP ‘Love’ on Better Call Rob which was co-produced by Tamer Fahri (Dillon, Lafawnda) and Christian Prommer (Fauna Flash, Voom Voom). We were delighted when…

I’m sure that a magus* will build a temple to Vegas

Vegas – End of the World “End of the World” is the melodic, sleek, brooding debut by Vegas on Better Call Rob. Coming on like a lost eighties masterpiece, blending Propaganda, The Bad Seeds and much more it’s a pretty fine way to introduce yourself to the world and another great find for Robert Heitmann’s…

Super World Interview Time: Attic Giant give us some head-space.

We featured “Blow” off Attic Giant’s excellent EP “Flush” (Better Call Rob) last year. They’ve since followed up with the even better “Light=Whatwesee”. The group is a Vienna-based musical project and five-piece band founded by singer-songwriter Daniel Tischler,  we were delighted to catch up with him to find out some more, and his grandmother provided a…

Another cracker from Kraków

Kraków Loves Adana – Rapture Q. What could make Friday any better than it is??? A. A brand new piece of class from Kraków Loves Adana is what. This is called Rapture and it’s their latest single. These guys are simply one of the greatest acts we’ve discovered since starting SWIT a Few(!) years back….

SWIT’s Top 10 of 2017 #1

And so it comes to this, choosing 10* amazing songs from a year of amazing songs. We got something going on, thanks to Gerry for being such a congenial co-host here on Super World Indie Tunes, he’s a class act, so class. Anyhows here’s my ultra top tunes from 2017, in no particular order because…

SWIT loves Kraków Loves Adana

Kraków Loves Adana – American Boy “American Boy” is the new single from Kraków Loves Adana from upcoming album “Songs After The Blue” on Better Call Rob & Rough Trade (sweeeeet!!). As we’ve come to expect from the duo it’s a stunning tune, possibly their finest to date. It’s ominous, it’s angry, it’s controlled, it’s…

SWIT’s Long Player Of The Week: Okay by Wy

Wy – Okay (Hybris/Better Call Rob) First thing first, “Okay” by Wy is a fantastic record. Not that that should surprise anyone, we’ve been following Wy since the release of “In Bloom” back in May 2016. The tremendous promise we heard then has been more than fulfilled. The singles from “Okay” telegraphed that something special…

Oscar, do you know why Wy have gone wild?

Wy – Gone Wild Well, the excitement is palpable here at SWIT Towers, after all, it’s a matter of days until Wy release their debut LP “Okay”, out Oct. 20th via Hybris & Better Call Rob. Surely it must be one of the most anticipated debuts of 2017? [Don’t call me Shirley. Ed]. The duo…

My X said Wy were a band to Z*

Wy – You + I Look you, I think we’ve featured Wy more than any other band on SWIT to date. Here’s the new single/video “You + I” and it’s classic Wy – atmospheric, ambitious and heartfelt -misery+love=art [SWIT equation 42.5]. Ebba “I wanted to write about what it’s like being a couple when both…

Wy can’t I be you

Wy – What Would I Ever Do Hot off the press this is What Would I Ever Do, the 2nd single from forthcoming debut album from the excellent Wy. Ebba kindly gave us a few words on the new track “the song is about coming to terms with who you are. I’ve always been a…

This doesn’t Blow

Attic Giant – Blow The excellent Better Call Rob’s latest release is from an Austrian artist called Attic Giant aka Mr. Daniel Tischler. Blow sounds like a mini-symphony with a clever use of various styles and movements that somehow fit perfectly together. A pretty great achievement for a tune that comes in under 4 minutes….