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Bashful Hips

Bashful Hips is the vehicle for the Aspen, USA based musician Ian Fellerman to get his inner creative soul out in to the world and over a fourteen month period concluding in August 2013 he is releasing a monthly LP. This month saw Volume XI see the light of day. I regularly receive introductions from […]


Lazyeyes from Brooklyn in the USA is Alex Tararaka, Jason Abrishami, Paul Volpe and Jeremy Sampson who revel in lo-fi garage rock. With an EP in the wings I look forward to having the opportunity to hear more, but from what I have had the chance to listen to – this is a decent sounding quartet. The waving rolls […]

Hunting Ulysses

Hunting Ulysses is a lo-fi Indie Rock band from Herne Bay in England. The trio of Dan Small (Guitar / Vocals), Nick Emmerson (Bass / Vocals) and Will Huttley (Drums / Vocals) have a new EP set for release imminently. The rumbling bass thumps through my ears with pleasure as the band pare back the music to its […]

R. Stevie Moore

R. Stevie Moore from Nashville in the USA is an essential exponent of lo-fi and the DIY ethic, with over 400 LPs behind him and a legacy dating back the the late ’60s. Unsurprisingly I won’t even go near the back-catalogue as R. Stevie Moore continues to release more and more, seemingly each week. Having […]

Exit Earth

Exit Earth is a lo-fi alternative indie rock band from Leamington Spa in England comprising  Symrun Johal (vocals / guitar), Jake Maiden (drums), Joe Holiday (guitar) and Bas Macabre (bass) There is a gauntlet thrown out to the ears as Exit Earth emerge like a tortured soul from the speakers and this is a sound […]

The Dull Blades

The Dull Blades a lo-fi garage rock band from Melbourne in the USA, formed in 2010, comprises Nik Talbot (Vocals / Guitar) and Anthony Fata ( Drums / Organ). I feel some kind of deja-vu going on here. I just typed the review, published yesterday, on Rdjoeteatern who are also a duo formed in 2010, who release a debut album […]

Lucid Fool

Lucid Fool is a lo-fi psychedelic rock band from Vancouver in the USA. The trio of Cody Railey (Guitar / Lead Vocals), Brandon Clark (Drums / Backing Vocals) and Oliver Godson (Bass) have been around since the turn of the decade and are building up a back-catalogue of material. I often find my-self garnering information of a […]

Chocolate Robots

From Sarnia in Canada emerges the Giresi brothers - Mike, Mutt, and Marcus collectively known as the indie-pop out-fit Chocolate Robots.   Which reminds me if you ever get a chance to see Inspector Montolbano (In Italian) much as I dislike television, I have to pass on a recommendation. If you are in the UK, the series is […]

The Quiet Americans

The Quiet Americans is a lo-fi indie band from Fresno in the USA. Luke Giffen, Eli Reyes, Simon Smeds and Steve Loveless have just released their EP Medicine on limited edition cassette through Coattrack Records. The EP having been recorded on a Tascam 8 track reel to reel recorder. Once again many thanks to Banter Media for the introduction. […]