Interview with Marcus from Near Myth

Near Myth describe themselves thus ” a band of pioneering fantasy-noir academics based in Melbourne, Australia.” Fantasy-noir is a sister trope of “neo noir” or cyberpunk. It’s a relatively small sub-genre that blends the setting, characters and plot structure of a film noir mystery with the more colorful elements of fantasy and science fiction. It…

SWIT’s Long Player of the week: Idiot Mystic by Near Myth

Near Myth – Idiot Mystic I’ve really fallen for Idiot Mystic the debut album by Near Myth from Melbourne Australia. Apart from knowing their way around great tunes what strikes me the most about this album is their ability to let each of the instruments breath.There isn’t layer upon layer of tracks. On this lp…