I can’t split these tunes

Sofia Bolt – In Bear Suits (split single) – Falling in Love / Breathe In Breathe Out 2 for the price of one is what you get here with Sofia Bolt and In Bear Suits split single. Well worth the money too – these are powerful indie guitar pop tunes. Take an aural peek (I…

I’ll gladly pay you Tuesday for this Berger Blanc today

Leska – Berger Blanc Nothing Whimpy about this track – here’s Leska from Rennes with Berger Blanc. it reaches 697 on the SWITometre (It should only go up to 500). Happy Saturday everyone. Weekly Playlist 2017 Spotify Playlist

nous avons eu un cadeau merveilleux de UTO*

*apologies for our terrible French So, UTO – we thought Universally Tremendous Organisation – or – Understandably Terrific Orchestration of Unparalleled Tune Originators – or- Urbane Trellis Operators (?!?!?!?!?!?!)- anyway what UTO do, unquestionably, is make brilliant, quirky, catchy, sonically adventurous, sensual pop music and their new single “That Itch” proves it in spades! As…

Plaisir de France & Barbara Carlotti have hit a purple patch

Plaisir de France & Barbara Carlotti – Herbes Mauves Julien Barthe aka Plaisir de France is a DJ, remixer and songwriter par excellence. Here he teams up with legendary French singer Barbara Carlotti, and the result Is so good it hardly seems fair to us mere mortals down here on planter Earth. “Herbes Mauves” is…

Nos Ventre Nus is a must

Marietta (feat. Halo Maud) – Nos Ventres Nus Okay this one’s simple. Possibly my favourite tune of 2017 so far. It’s from Marietta and it features a turn from Halo Maud. 100 SWITS out of 100. Off new album La Passagere which is out now on Born Bad Records. Weekly Playlist 2017 Spotify Playlist

This tune I can get really INÜIT

INÜIT – Hush From their debut EP Always Kevin here’s the fabulous Hush. I’m bringing my kids to their very 1st musical festival this weekend and sadly INÜIT won’t be there but someday……. Weekly Playlist Spotify 2017

I reacted with glee to Elias Dris

Elias Dris – Golden Crown This is our first time featuring Elias Dris, I’m pretty sure it won’t be the last, here’s the really beautiful modern folk song “Golden Crown” from her debut album “Gold In The Ashes” out on Aug. 25th, 2017 (Vicious Circle Records). What a voice, what a song – perfection! SWIT…

The secret life of Bertrand Burgalat

“Les choses qu’on ne peut dire à personne” (“the things we can’t tell anyone”) is the first single from Bertrand Burgalat’s new album on Tricatel. It’s a beautiful, regret-tinged, classic pop tune and probably the catchiest thing you’ll hear today. There’s a little frisson of excitement too, embrace the skeletons in your closet today! Love…

Super World Interview Time: UTO

UTO – what can I say? “The Beast” (Pain Surprises) is one of my tunes of the year thus far. Thus, yes, thus. SWIT is predicting big things for this French combo. I have just returned from Spain, having had a wonderful time down by the sea in Tarifa. Cut a long story short I…

Listen to this you crazy Fou

Chapelier Fou – Philemon Wonderful track from Chapelier Fou entitled Philemon off forthcoming album Muance due out in October on Ici d’ailleurs YouTube Playlist Spotify 2017 Playlist

A Jacques of all trades

Jacques – Dans La Radio (Version Internationale) What could be better than the cracking “Dans la radio” by Jacques? Why, a new international version, of course! The full EP will contain versions in Chinese, Arabic, Russian, Spanish, and Esperanto ! And why not include a cover of said track by SWIT favourites UTO, but of…