Super World Exclusive Time: Foreign Owl’s new song “Jump” takes flight

We said previously “mixing elements of René Magritte, Sparklehorse, Edward Lear and whatever you’re having yourself, Foreign Owl makes quite extraordinary sounds” and now new song “Jump” (produced by Rory Moore) confirms everything we thought previously and more. It’s a jumped-up catchy-groove, with wonderful vocals over(under?)laid with a  tale of divers taking a dangerous leap into…

THE SWIT: The best tunes from around the world (Nov 25 – 09 Dec)

It’s snow joke here in Dublin folks, we were promised heavy snow overnight, what do we wake up to? Torrential pissings of rain, rain and more rain. Gerry’s not happy, he had the sleigh ready and he’d been practicing his Ho Ho Hos all night…..he’s gone back to bed now with a bottle of whiskey…

Foreign Owl is no ordinary fowl

Foreign Owl – Pink Nose Mixing elements of René Magritte, Sparklehorse, Edward Lear and whatever you’re having yourself, Foreign Owl makes quite extraordinary sounds. Take “Pink Nose” for example, it’s a surreal maelstrom of competing ideas, wild creativity, and poetic injustices. What emerges is one of the best songs I’ve heard all year, with a…