Super World Interview Time: Markus and Lisa from Elephants On Tape

Ivory now and then a band comes along that makes you sit up and notice. Elephants On Tape are one such, we’ve featured them on a few occasion and they are regulars on the SWIT Towers turntable. The band make “sophisticated, clever, multi-layered music” as attested by their wonderful debut LP “Lightweights” which has just…

January Wrapped

January 31 (The sky is crumbling…)  by David Lehman The sky is crumbling into millions of paper dots the wind blows in my face so I duck into my favorite barber shop and listen to Vivaldi and look in the mirror reflecting the shopfront windows, Broadway and 104th, and watch the dots blown by the…

Sin Fang talks about Team Dreams

Sin Fang, Sóley and Örvar Smárason (of múm) embarked on a project in 2017 to release a track a month for the year. Now, just released on Morr Music, the 12 tracks have formed the LP “Team Dreams”. It combines the individual strengths of the three acclaimed musicians, blending folk sensibilities with futuristic pop beats….

SWIT Long Player Of The Week: beißpony – Beasts and Loners

Listen, I’m a cat person, like majorly and I have to say I don’t take kindly to people who are agin them. But in this case, I”m prepared to make the exception. “Throw A Dog A Bone” is one very fine song among many on the excellent new LP “Beasts And Loners” (Rag Treasure) by…

SWIT Premiere: B.Fleischmann keeps making sense.

We are delighted to premiere the new single/video by B.Fleischmann today. “There is a head”, is directed by Frank Kalero and is taken from Bernhard’s sparkling new LP “Stop Making Fans” coming on Morr Music next month (Feb 2018). Bernhard discussed the new record and much else in our interview. About the new track he…

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’S Best Of 2017 #7

The Magnificent Seventh installment of our BEST OF 2017 THE PERFECT KISS – Disconnect (Elefant Records) – The perfect tune Dog Whistle – Boro Boro Origin of the species Juniore – Antoine (Le Phonographe) Senior songwriters Gruska Babuska – Refurinn (Phonofile Pop) The night comes falling from the sky SEPALOT – Konzentrat feat. M.Lindermayr (EskapadenMusik)…

SWIT’S Best Of 2017 Part 5

Part 5 of our 2017 Best Of- More tunes that made us act like loons St. Stephen’s Day celebrates the first Christian martyr and falls on December 26th. However, in Ireland, the celebration of the day seem to have little relation to St. Stephen himself, although there is one tale that recounts the ‘chattering’ wren…