Blackchords Announce Fan Funding Plans For Second Album

BLACKCHORDS have announced fan funding plans for the follow up to their widely acclaimed, debut self titled debut. The new album will be released by the band independently, and they are inviting their fans and supporters to become involved with the project. The band have spent a large part of 2011 writing new material, and

New Music Monday: Introducing The Veta Corps “You Never Notice”

The Veta Corps are a London based three piece indie rock band: Matt Harris (lead vocal, guitar, piano), Thorin Radford (bass guitar, vocals) and Chris Handsley (guitar, vocals). “You Never Notice” is their first single, taken from their debut album “My City.” There is something about Matt’s bitter sweet vocals and the groups layered harmonies

New Music Monday: Introducing Telltale ‘Telltale EP’

Telltale are a four-piece band from Melbourne, consisting of front woman & songwriter Kate Lucas, Tim Burnham (drums), Rob McPherson (bass), and Lizzie Sedman (guitar). Their debut eponymous EP promises to offer ‘original songs to bedevil the willing and the wayward’. We’re not sure which category we fall in to, but we’re definitely hooked. Kate Lucas’ soft

New Music Monday: Introducing Slowdim (Spirals EP)

Introducing Slowdim, an indie pop band with dream pop influences. Based out of Boston, MA, the band consists of Paul Sentz (formerly of indie pop band This Car Up)-guitar vocals, James Zaner- drums, Karina DaCosta- bass, vocals and Eric Ryrie on guitar. New music really doesn’t get much fresher than this, Paul started writing and

Blackchords ‘Pretty Little Thing’ Featured in Janie Jones Movie

                        We’re pleased to announce that ‘Pretty Little Thing’ by Blackchords is featured in the new David M. Rosenthal movie Janie Jones starring  Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine) and Elisabeth Shue (Leaving Las Vegas).

New Music Monday: Introducing Dog Is Dead ‘Hands Down’

Introducing Nottingham 5 piece Dog Is Dead and their infectious new single ‘Hands Down’ released today for Halloween.  Cue video with sparklers and roller-coasters! The band have already caught the ear of Huw Stephens who declared ‘I defy you not to like this band’ and fellow Radio 1 DJ Kissy Sell Out, was so enamoured he created

Blackchords ‘As Night Falls’ added to Triple J Unearthed Radio Playlist

                            The latest single from Blackchords ‘As Night Falls’ has been added to the Triple J Unearthed radio playlist. If you have digital radio (in Australia) you can tune in, otherwise head to the site to rate it, stream it and download

New Music Monday: Introducing High Highs

We’ve fallen head over heels in love. High Highs wrap their music in the most delicate of harmonious blankets. It’s the musical equivalent of a big hug and a cosy jumper. High Highs are Oli Chang (electronics), Jack Milas (vocals) and Zach Lipkins (drums). Jack met Oli in Australia back in 2009, but it wasn’t

New Music Monday. Introducing Widowspeak

Widowspeak are Brooklyn-based trio Molly Hamilton, Robert Earl Thomas and Michael Stasiak. Widowspeak play achingly beautiful, yet mournfully atmospheric, wonky dream/pop. Their eponymous debut LP was released on August 9th, 2011 on Captured Tracks. For fans of: Mazzy Star, Best Coast & Madder Rose Catch them live at The Windmill, Brixton on November 25th

Circus Town ‘3 EP’

‘Tired’ / ‘You’ is the latest release from Birmingham based, garage blues rockers Circus Town. ‘You’ seamlessly fuses the spirit of Led Zep with the blues strut of The Black Keys to create a sing-a-long anthem about love and adoration. Meanwhile ‘Tired’ is a high speed, blistering rock and roll runaway train of a tune. As

New Music Monday. Introducing Cold Specks

                  The music that always grabs us the most, is cut through music. Cut through music literally stops you in your tracks, it silences a room and makes your heart beat a little quicker. These moments are rare and that’s what makes them exciting. Cold Specks aka Canadian singer

Blackchords Music To Feature On Underbelly Razor Soundtrack

                          Underbelly Razor is an Australian drama series that details real events that occurred in Sydney between 1927 and 1936. Blackchords are excited their music is going to be included in such a great television series. Update:  Blackchords ‘Broken’ Bones has been included