SWIT’s Week: Our 14 BEST tunes from around the world.

Here they are – from Milkywhale, Treehouse, Giovanni Succi, Popolous, Nina Miranda, Blondy Brownie, LEAK, Odd, Otoboke Beaver, Xavier Boyer, Tidlige Armbånd, Zimt and Above Above!! SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 24 SWIT Spotify Playlist 2017 SWIT Soundcloud Playlist 2017 “I really enjoy “Return of the Twat” from Dirty Dike because of its humour.” Speaking of…

Super World Interview Time: Dani Fazekas aka Szarkulabícc (Sakurabeats)

We’re really enjoying listening to Flowers N Birds by Hungarian lo-fi hip-hop artist Dani Fazekas aka Szarkulabícc so we were delighted when Dani agreed to answer some questions for us here in the big yellow balloon 🙂 Why did you decide to be a Musician? I started doing graffiti and everything else that falls under…

SWIT’s Long Player Of The Week: Japanese Food by Giovani Cidreira

“Japanese Food” is Giovani Cidreira ‘s debut LP, however he is hardly a novice, he’s been “on the scene” in Salvador, Bahia for over 10 years. We featured his excellent “Vai Chover” a while back, a beautiful laid-back groove, it’s a sweet calling card for the album a whole, which is a triumph.  Giovani  has a…

The Week 11062017: The 16 best tracks from the last 7 days.

I sit here by candlelight, typing typing typing watching the world refute the wishes of the common people, Trump blunders towards his final frontier, destroying the lives of innocent people because of his ignorance, insanity and vanity, in Britain Theresa Mayhem clings onto power,  making stinking deals  with (even more) right-wing religious fanatics, neither has…

Super World Interview Time: Khalid from PARVAAZ

Parvaaz are a Bangalore-based rock band comprised of Khalid Ahamed (vocals), Mir Kashif Iqbal (guitar), Fidel D’souza (bass) and Sachin Banandur (drums). The band was formed in early 2010 and released their debut LP, “Baran” in 2014. In recent months have released three excellent new singles. Their music is distinctive, contemplative, tuneful, alt-rock with and an…

Super World Interview Time: Lia Pamina

We got to hear Lia for the first time after speaking to Joe Moore of The Yearning and The Perfect Kiss. He had written and produced the majority of Lia’s 2016 tour de force “Love Is Enough” on the inimitable Elefant Records. Listen and you will immediately understand why Lia names people like Astrud Gilberto,…

SWIT Long Player Of The Week: A CASA – La Luna

La Casa – La Luna June’s “La Luna” is the yin to “La Tierra”‘s yang, released just last month. We love yin-yang here at SWIT Kling Klang. It’s dark in here, up here.  Pitch black, it echoes disconcertingly. And the voices. It could be a church, or a vast and empty hell, abandoned when we…

SWIT SWEMIERE: Ténéré remix of Safetalk’s Universal

Ténéré at work Back in March Anglo-French trio Safetalk broke radio silence with their debut release, a cosmic hymn to the ’Universal’. We said at the time “this is a direct transmission from Paris to Berlin. This is a blissed-out electronique love letter from the Universal. This is just for you.” and we meant it….

SWIT SWEMIERE: ‘Skeleton Woman’ by Astrid Swan

“You have the ability to reinvent yourself, endlessly. That’s your beauty.” Lidia Yuknavitch in her Misfit Manifesto​ We are delighted to premiere the new single/video, “Skeleton Woman” from Astrid Swan’s beautiful and intensely personal album “From the Bed and Beyond” (Soliti Music). As it happens, it’s my favouite song from the record and probably the…

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 –…

The Week 27052017: The 15 best tracks from the last 7 days.

Another week, another first for SWIT – yes I’m talking about the fact that someone actually got one of Gerry’s jokes- step forward HACHIKU – yes, she even said “Ha Ha”. Wow. Meanwhile, Tom lost the run of himself and inspired by Sale Gosse he’s been cursing like a trooper morning, noon and night. Fucking…