[Yes, it’s Christmas Day but I’m guessing at some point today, you’re going to want to retreat from the family for a while. That’s why Larry Lootsteen has provided some new music recommendations. – AC]
Artist: Trails, “SHT FKR”
Album: Wish To Scream
How can you go wrong with a title like that?
Sounds like: Punk open season on Catholicism!
Artist: Shintaro Sakamoto, “How to Live With a Phantom”
Album: How to Live With a Phantom
Big in Japan, as the saying goes. Some travelling ears find interesting departures.
Sounds like: 70’s pop-rock meets laidback Beck
Artist: The Amsterdams, “Sunology”
I mean seriously, they aren’t Dutch? How about Romanian!
Sounds like: A poppy sugar-rush with some teeth!
Artist: Mueran Humanos, “Culpable”
Traveling mood this week! One band/two countries – Brazil/Germany
Sounds like: A grinding warble that never quite gets tiring!
Artist: Clockwork Radio, “Feel It Up (live)”
One of those bands that I find that grabs your interest.
Sounds like: A jangling, piercing soul spin…
Artist: Steve Smyth, “In A Place”
Aussie troubadour who deserves a little exposure. This is an older song but I had to share.
Sounds like: Tom Waits without the growl…haunting…