SWIT Sounds Abound #7

Here we go, ten more super world indie tunes that tickled our fancy (is that still legal?) this week. Enjoy! The Innocence Mission -Look Out From Your Window (Bella Union) I’ve got a confession to make, I had never heard of The Innocence Mission until a couple of weeks ago when I stumbled across “Happy…

Super World Interview Time: Kristina from Kristal & Jonny Boy

Sweden’s Kristal & Jonny Boy are Kristina Hanses (vocals, lyrics, dance) and Jonny Eriksson (guitar, drums), they have just released their new LP “It’s My Heart” on La Tempesta and it’s accompanied by a couple of wonderful videos that show off their striking visual style and choreography to stunning effect. The songs themselves are beautiful,…

SWIT Sounds Abound #3

Gerry’s bonged off to Barcelona for the weekend to that Primavera Sound thing and I’ve been left here sniffing my own roses. Frankly, it’s how I like it, nobody saying “put the wine away”, “put the whiskey away”, “put the crack away”, put the….you get the picture. So I can honestly say I’ve been trying…

SWIT Sounds Abound #2

Greetings from a very sunny Dublin! Here's our second SWIT Sounds Abound of 2018, a round-up of the best songs from our myriad subscriptions. 10 great tunes for all you loons. Everything added to our Best of 2018 lists as well. Scorchio. New Silver Girl – Phantom Ride (Soliti) Here is Helsinki’s New Silver Girl’s…

Why do birds suddenly appear every time Kristal and Jonny Boy are near?

Kristal and Jonny Boy – In the Morning Swedish band Kristal and Jonny Boy are performers Kristina Hanses (vocals, lyrics and dance) and Jonny Eriksson (guitar, music and drum machine). ” In the Morning” is a sophisticated, delicious electronic rumination, suffused with worry and regret – listen once and it will be in your head…

Give us a big handa for Populous and Nina Miranda

Populous + Nina Miranda – Cru Stuck for time this evening so not a lot to say about this except it’s a really beautiful song by Populous + Smoke City’s Nina Miranda, it’s from the brand new LP “Azulejos” (La Tempesta/Wonderwheel Recordings), the cover art is fantastic also. Week 24 YouTube Playlist SWIT Spotify Playlist…