1 Mysdiggi –
Evil Within (10)
UK old school hip hop style that draws as much from Bristol as it does Kool Keith. This is fantastic.
2 Jah Gumby –
Thirsters Trodding (23)
Released in November this is a nice cut of digital dub that harks back to early days of Scientist et al.
3 Red Telephone –
Victoria Park (72)
The day we no longer hear Kinks inspired pop songs will be a sad day indeed.
4 Crepes –
Bicycle Man (137)
The same could be said about Syd songs too !
5 Plantlife – We Don’t Speak Much (239)
It’s hot and sultry in Sydney town at the moment . this sounds about right tonight.
6 Vukovar – Little Gods (Featuring Michael Cashmore/Current 93/Nature & Organisation)(235)
Enjoy this new UK outfit making waves at the moment. Inside story is that it might all implode very quickly.
7 Bendik Giske –
This release on on Smalltown Supersound defies description.. it just works.
8 Martin Jay –
Jean Genie (364 )
When I woz a lad in 70’s England, Woolies would stock these top of the pops albums with covers of all the latest hits. Even as a kid you knew you were supping with the devil when you bought these 3rd rate covers. Here regular contributor doesn’t quite murder Bowie.
9 POWER TRIPPER –
ARSE feat. PARTY DOZEN (563)
This new Sydney outfit are up there with Death Grips. A lot more people should be listening to this and NOW NOW NOW !
10 Jaguar Purrs –
In Your Eyes (697)
This Is dreamy good . It’s as if Devendra Banheart had come back to us in an electro pop spaceship to tell the world that it’ll all be alright in the end. I hope it will , over and out.
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