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new favorite musician // When Saints Go Machine

Danish mysteriousness crossed with a fresh update on the soft new romantic sound developed by bands like Talk Talk and Tears for Fears make Peter really like this new band from Denmark—When Saints Go Machine.

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favorite new musician // Craft Spells

Peter has trouble not liking any band that perfectly encapsulates late 80s brit pop—especially when it’s drowning in a hypnagogic sheen and it soundtracks a video of someone riding a bike.

Craft Spells // Party Talk :

Craft Spells // After the Moment :


new favorite musician // Keep Shelley in Athens

Peter likes this new sound coming out of Greece being made by Keep Shelly in Athens.

Keep Shelly in Athens // Song to Cheer You Up :

Keep Shelly in Athens // Running Out of You :

Keep Shelly in Athens // Fokionos Negri Street :

Keep Shelly in Athens // Hauntin’ Me :

 


new favorite artist // Autre ne Veut

Peter likes this white boy soul sandwiched between reverb and noisy samples.  Some serious subterranean hypercolorisms.

Autre ne Veut // Two Days of Rain :

Chocolate Bobka captured the sound in raw, grainy, flourescent, goodness:


new favorite musician // James Pants

Looking past the fact that his life sounds like an annoyingly hip Michael Cera indie teen dramedy—music fanatic kid takes his date on a detour from their prom night to hang out with a visiting music star at local record shops, ultimately catching his big break—Peter really likes Mr. Pants‘ jams!  Really likes them!

James Pants // Alone :

James Pants // Darlin’ :

James Pants // Kathleen :


new favorite musician // Twin Shadow

Timeless anachronism.  Neo Romantic.

Twin Shadow // “Forget” : Terrible Records

“At My Heels” :

“When We’re Dancing” :

“Slow” :


new favorite musician // Teen Daze

Could the waves get any more chiller?  Adding a bit of technicolor to the same sound Washed Out is putting out there (you know I “like him” like him, too) and contributing some killer remixes to other bands I like, Teen Daze has quickly become a new favorite.

Teen Daze // “Saviour” :

Teen Daze // Twin Sister remix : “All Around and Away We Go” :

Teen Daze // “Shine On You Crazy White Cap” :