Tuesday, 26 July 2011


The hazy electronic emoting of M83 coupled with the basslines of Cut Copy equal a recipe for electric sound of joy approval. These relative newcomers from Edinburgh have a cache of superb tunes up on soundcloud and myspace, Zenithobia being the latest.

Discopolis - Zenithobia by discopolismusic

Wednesday, 13 July 2011

Gardens & Villa

Like Low on a sunshine break, Gardens & Villa have have taken slowcore on a much deserved holiday. Full of the reverence which is a trademark of the best of the genre, but shot through with the sunshine of their native Santa Barbara.

Gardens and Villa - Chemtrails by electricsoundofjoy

Tuesday, 12 July 2011

Chet Faker

Superbly monikered, ultra prolific Australian beatsmith Chet Faker, keeps up his stellar output with this recent addition to his canon. In a word, languid.

House Atriedes by Chet Faker

Monday, 11 July 2011

Puro Instinct

Superb jangle pop circa 93 from Lush soundalikes Puro Instinct. This taken from the album 'Heabangers in Ecstacy' which is belatedly released in the UK in September.

Luv Goon by electricsoundofjoy