Super World Indie Tune Of The Day: Culk have the most elegant sulk

Culk – Begierde/Scham. Super World Indie Tune Of The Day – 07.09.2018. Ever wondered what The Cure might sound like if Marlene Dietrich was the lead vocalist? Well, wonder no more friends. OK, perhaps that’s a gross simplification but you get the gist. “Begierde/Scham” is dark, ice cold and melodramatic, underscored with lush melodies and…

SWIT Sounds Abound #1

What with the number of submissions we’ve been getting via SSSH! we’ve been neglecting our other subscriptions to some extent so we are introducing an irregular new feature called “SWIT Sounds Abound” to bring you even more great Super World Indie Tunes. All the songs have been added to our Spotify and YouTube best of…

These girls make Aivery fucking big noise

Aivery – Don’t Dare Here’s the kiss-ass Viennese girl trio Aivery (Franziska Schwarz, Jasmin Rilke & Doris Zimmermann). They’ve only gorne and blown the bloody doors off with the buzzcutting “Don’t Dare” from their debut album “Because”, which is just out on Siluh. It’s noisy, in your face, uncompromising and above all, it’s a cracking…

SWIT’s Best of 2016: Chapter 6

Toby Martin, Spring Feeling (Ivy League Records) Sammal, Stormvarning (Svart Records) The Wood Burning Savages, Been Anywhere Lately? Palace Winter, Soft Ma chine (TAMBOURHINOCEROS) Men I Trust, Lauren Jumo, Nomade (Nowadays Records) The T.S. Eliot Appreciation Society, The Grand Tour (Greywood Records) Terrier, Y si no vuelves nunca más (Sonido Muchacho) Half Girl, Girl in…

Things that go bump in the night: Our interview with Half Girl

Tomb it may concern, Half Girl are  Europe’s leading all-girl feminist-monster super-group and that , dear reader, is not an easy thing to achieve. The band are Julie Miess (Britta), Vera Kropf (Luise Pop), Anna-Leena Lutz (Die Heiterkeit) and Gwendoline Tägert (Mondo Fumatore). They’ve produced this wonderful schlock-horror concept album called “All Tomorrow’s Monsters” –…