The Week: 19022017: I saw you and SWIT walking in the rain

I was walking the streets in the rain, it had been pouring down for days – the city was full to bursting, a giant bucket of steaming piss ready to explode. I, for one, did not want a piss shower, although I know certain people are partial, or so I hear. Still no sign of…

We get that Spring Feeling with Toby Martin

Toby’s rather splendid new album “Songs from Northam Avenue” was just released today (17022107). We posted his fine single “Spring Feeling” back in November and he featured in our best of 2016, the record certainly lives up to promise of that song. He said of the new LP “I wrote these songs in people’s front…

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…

The Week 27112016

Hi, welcome to SWIT’s Week, yes we’ve been to the cosy brown snows of the north, but we’ve also been to France, Catalonia, Minnesota, NYC, Australia, LA, Italy, Argentina and The Netherlands- yes we’re talking Tómas Jónsson, Sin Fang, N.O.Sonic, Luthea Salom, Gregg Garvey, Toby Martin, Yuzima, Super 1 Mundial, Bateleur, Bec Sandridge, Half Japanese,…