More Music from the Inbox, 24 April 2013: British Sea Powers, Boxes, Hot As Sun and More

By Larry Lootsteen

Artist: British Sea Power, “Machineries of Joy”

Album: Machineries of Joy

Album just came out a few weeks ago.  This UK (duh) outfit shines…

Sounds like:  Introspection and expression

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Artist: Boxes , “Don’t Look Down”

Album: Single

Brilliant video for a great song, worth your time!

Sounds like:  Thought provocation pushing at the edges

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BOXES – DON’T LOOK DOWN from BOXES on Vimeo.

 

Artist: Hot As Sun, “When We Fell”

Album: Night Time Sound Desire

Fans of the US version of Shameless will recognize the actors in this video!

Sounds like:  Walking away but never leaving

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Artist: Inflight Safety, “Destroy”

Album: Single

Another Canadian band with such talent and growth potential

Sounds like:  The hard work of finding joy

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Artist: Wakeup Starlight, “Loco Train”

Album: The White Flags of Alderaan

Another Canadian band with a great almost poppy sound that pulls you in!

Sounds like:  A happy not-so-happy song

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Artist: Secateurs, “Let’s Go Down/Unlucky Charm”

Album: Let’s Go Down/Unlucky Charm

Not sure how I missed this one.  Great sound, great voice from this awesome UK outfit!

Sounds like:  A much more mature 80’s sound

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is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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