The music sound-tracking our arrival in 2011. Listen on Spotify here: 1. Tall Ships – Chemistry 2. The Duke Spirit – Everybody’s Under Your Spell 3. The Joy Formidable – I Don’t Want To See You Like This 4. O. Children – Ruins 5. Off! – Upside Down 6. The National – Anyone’s Ghost (Live)
The moment Nick Milwright (Blackchords) joined Dan Lethbridge & Nick Batterham on-stage to perform a cover of the Portishead track ‘Roads.’ Video courtesy of brilliant blog Fitzroy & Beyond
Check out the Centaurz remix of ‘Disappear’ the final track on the debut self-titled Blackchords album. Free download available here.
We came across this label and just love everything about them. They don’t put out records they create musical worlds. Check out ‘Coupe’ by Rasmus Folk. Apparently the track is taken from the archives of long-forgotten 1970s superclub ‘Endless House’ www.dramaticrecords.com
Listen here… 1. Boy & Bear – Fall At Your Feet 2. Caitlin Rose – Learnin’ To Ride 3. Twin Sister – All Around and Away We Go 4. Anna Calvi – Jezebel 5. The Bees – Winter Rose 6. Chad Valley – Up and Down 7. Jenny And Johnny – Big Wave 8. Tamaryn
Look closely at the new video for Laura Marling’s cover of the Neil Young classic ‘The Needle & The Damage Done’ and you’ll see the first ever Blackchords claymation LP.
This month’s new musical discoveries and favourites 1. The Walkmen – Angela Surf City 2. Wild Palms – Deep Dive 3. Warpaint – Undertow 4. Bear Hands – What A Drag (Cale Parks Remix) 5. Caribou – Sun 6. Miami Horror – Moon Theory 7. The Seeds – Can’t Seem To Make You Mine 8.
The current Blackchords single ‘As Night Falls’ has been selected for this week’s ‘Best Of Myspace Podcast’ hosted by new music goddess Gill Mills. Each week one track is chosen to be featured on Myspace Music. It would be great if it was Blackchords. To make this a reality, the band need your votes. Click here
To mark what would have been John Lennon’s 70th birthday, Blackchords have decided to make their version of the John Lennon song ‘Working Class Hero’ available for this weekend only. This version was recorded live at their album launch show at The Espy in April 2009. You can listen to the track on the Sounds page