Super World Indie Tune Of The Day: Phantoms vs Fire – Mirage

Phantoms vs Fire – Mirage. Super World Indie Tune Of The Day 20.02.2019. Alexander from Blackjack Illuminist Records has just been in touch about a Brazilian artist he has signed. The man in question is Thiago C. Desant and he goes by the moniker Phantoms vs Fire. His new LP “WLDLFE” is out on the…

Red Sleeping Beauty have invited us to the Matinée

Well the excitement is reaching fever pitch (?!!) here in SWIT towers. Gerry is out on the balcony playing keepy-uppy (without a ball!, don’t ask), we’ve installed a bar and I’ve styled my beard à la Brazilian legend Socrates. Our good friends Red Sleeping Beauty contacted us about their unofficial Swedish (150/1) anthem “Dressed In Yellow…

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…

The Cafe Republica

Cafe Republica – Jardim dos Olhos Psychedelic Pop perfection from Rio’s Cafe Republica. Here’s Jardim dos Olhos off latest album Caravana. Go check it out kids – It’s safer than taking a teapot full of mushies Weekly Playlist Spotify 2017

I love ABC Love

ABC Love – Quem É Você? This is just excellent from ABC Love hailing from Sao Paulo I believe. It’s off their debut LP out now on Balaclava Records. You won’t hear a batter tune today – that comes with a 100% SWIT guarantee.Off to check out the album……. 2017 Spotify List

SWIT’s Long Player Of The Week: Cosmos by My Magical Glowing Lens

“When I woke the pale night lay Still, expectant of the day; All about the chamber hung Tender shade of twilight gloom; The fair dream hovered round me, clung To my thought like faint perfume:– Like sweet odours, such as cling To the void flask, which erst encloses Attar of rose; or the pale string…

He who dares wins – Check out My Magical Glowing Lens

My Magical Glowing Lens – Space Woods Okay 2nd outing on SWIT and another off their debut album Cosmos here’s the irresistible My Magical Glowing Lens and this is Space Woods. I want you all to share this as these guys deserve to be heard – it’s a wonderful LP. Maybe our LP editor will…

SWIT’s Long Player Of The Week: Radio Diaspora 2 by Radio Diaspora

Radio Diaspora – Radio Diaspora 2 I have to be honest, the term “free jazz” fills me with trepidation, I mean how many bad jams and untalented charlatans can hide under that cloak? Perhaps I’m biased or uninformed (highly likely) – anyway I have my prejudices so I approached “Radio Disapora 2” with some wariness…

Do you think Charlemagne would have knighted Astralplane?

One of SWIT’s favourite Brazilian bands is back, here’s Astralplane with Perigo, another beautiful jazz-tinged meditation on beauty and regret. The video by Fabricio Carvalho is stunning and makes me want to hop on an (astral) plane right now and head straight to Salvador. One word – “WOW!”. SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 33 SWIT Playlist…

Izza this great?

Izza – A Cidade Stunningly beautiful track from Izza’s latest ep Cosmópolis. Great artwork by Octavian Cardozo. That’s it folks.Check it out. Weekly YouTube Playlist Spotify Playlist