You have to take a loch at this

River into Lake – Devil’s Hand Okay so the album cover freaks me out as I’ve an Indiana Jones-esque snake thing going on but that’s where any negativity towards this mammoth release ends.River Into Lake is the brainchild of Belgian composer Boris Gronemberger. Jonas Wolter from Teleskop, Leipzig described it as “A unique sound of orchestral…

Good Mourning Everyone.

Ronny Pinkau got in touch to share this wonderful track from The New Mourning – a new band project from the Austrian musician and producer Thomas Pronai. Who’d Stop The Sun has gotta be the coolest most laid back tune I’ve heard this year.(there’s barely a pulse) The video is equally superb. These kids have…

Check out this beauty from Fehler Kuti

So you know when Morr Music get in contact about a new release one has got to sit up and take notice. Thankfully I did just that and was rewarded with the stunning Mayday Mayday by Fehler Kuti – featuring Markus Acher & Tobias Siegert. For Fehler Kuti “making music is about building coalitions. It’s…

SWIT Swemiere – The new tune by Desert Souls is a turtle delight.

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day 02.10.2019: Desert Souls – “Turtle”. Ain’t this just lovely? Take a pinch of Violent Femmes, add a soupçon of The Cure and a glass of heady, intoxicating indie-pop perfection, pour it all into a tastefully gauche cocktail shaker and fire it through The Time Tunnel, “Turtle” by Desert…

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day: We’re cracked on Adana

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day 26.09.2019: Kraków Loves Adana – “Follow The Voice”. We’ve been following the upward trajectory of Kraków Loves Adana’s career for some time now and we are delighted to hear that they’ve signed for legendary LA label Italians Do It Better. Their new single “Follow The Voice” confirms that…

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day: Wake Up The Dormouse

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day 16.09.2019: Johannes Maria Haslinger – “Wake Up The Dormouse”. And so we move on from massive organs to huge gongs, and not just any old huge gongs either but to those in the possession of none other than Notwist’s Markus Acher. “Wake Up The Dormouse” is the result…

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day – We go over the top.

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day 17.09.2019: “Auto-Disco” by OTTO. Is there anything we like more here at SWIT than two musicians with a massive organ? the short answer is NO – my erstwhile college Gerry likes nothing better than tinkling his ivories at any given opportunity. Which, in some ways, brings us to…

SWIT Swemiere: “Anohito” by Hochzeitskapelle

The German jazz collective Hoczeitskapelle are back with a new album: “If I Think About Love” which will be released on the 13th of September via Gutfeeling Records. The record is a collection of cover versions of some of their favourite songs. The band, a live-music loving troop made up of some of Germany’s indie…

Super World Indie EP Of The Week: Highest Sea make waves

Berlin-based Highest Sea are Leila Zanzibar (vocals/guitar), Andreas Miranda (bass), Cristobal Jimenez van Cauwelaert (lead guitar) and Theo Taylor / Martin Perret (drums). Haven (Duchess Box Records) is a beautiful piece of work. The band’s evolution to a 4 piece has given new depth to the sound, adding a lush sweep to the melancholy, evoking…

Super World Interview Time: Angel Aux deals with the demons

Angela Aux released the wonderful “In Love With The Demons” (Trikont) back in May. We were delighted to catch up with Heiner Hendrix (for he is she) for a second Swinterview to discuss the record, weird coincidences and much else besides. I love “In Love With The Demons” – who are the demons and do…

Super World Indie Tune of the Day: This fisherman caught a soul.

Super World Indie Tune Of the Day 06.08.2019: “Let Everything You Do Be Done In Love (Song for Johan)” by The Fisherman and His Soul. I’ve noticed a resurgence in whistling of late, and there’s a lovely whistled outro on “Let Everything You Do Be Done In Love (Song for Johan)” the recent single from…