V/A – Blowtorch Records Classics Vol. 2 – This Could Work (Blowtorch Records)

Last week you had a chance to read about the first edition of the Blowtorch Records Classics, where twelve artists shared their best works for this sampler. I had a lot of fun listening and writing about it, so I decided to listen and write something about the second edition of this excellent sampler. This… Read More V/A – Blowtorch Records Classics Vol. 2 – This Could Work (Blowtorch Records)

Former Lives – Ceremony Of Leaving 12″ EP (Snappy Little Numbers)

Today, we have a Ceremony Of Leaving, an exceptional 12″ extended play release by Former Lives. Of course, it’s one of the latest arrivals to our headquarters from the box sent by Snappy Little Numbers, a prolific record label based in Denver, Colorado. As far as I am informed, the Ceremony Of Leaving is a… Read More Former Lives – Ceremony Of Leaving 12″ EP (Snappy Little Numbers)

Praises – In This Year: Hierophant LP (Hand Drawn Dracula)

I believe this is the first review of any Hand Drawn Dracula release on our pages. It’s been a while since I started following the activities of this Canadian record label, and I was surprised by the sheer amount of quality releases published by them. It’s one of those prolific record labels without weak releases… Read More Praises – In This Year: Hierophant LP (Hand Drawn Dracula)

Snake – Underdreams LP (Sounds Of Subterrania)

Here’s another brilliant release that completely knocked my socks off. Of course, I could expect that immediately since Sound Of Subterrania has published this piece of sonic artistry. It’s nearly impossible to stumble upon an artist or band on their impressive roster and not be blown away by the sheer quality. Underdreams is a recently… Read More Snake – Underdreams LP (Sounds Of Subterrania)

Honey For Petzi – Observations + Descriptions CD (Two Gentlemen)

The Swiss music scene stands strong according to the artists/bands I had a chance to listen to in the past couple of years. Swiss groups and artists always push the boundaries of known and lesser-known genres to the max, so even if you stumble upon a regular indie band, there are high possibilities you’ll listen… Read More Honey For Petzi – Observations + Descriptions CD (Two Gentlemen)

Lo Fat Orchestra – Neon Lights LP (Sounds Of Subterrania Records)

Another batch of vinyl records recently arrived from the tireless Sounds Of Subterrania Records from Hamburg, Germany. This particular record label is not a stranger to these pages, and I previously had a chance to review some of their incredible records. The label is famous for its diversity and innovation in vinyl packaging, so this… Read More Lo Fat Orchestra – Neon Lights LP (Sounds Of Subterrania Records)

Hemendex – Reset 2 CD (Geenger Records)

Here’s another retrospective review as part of digging through the rich history of Geenger Records. This prolific Croatian label released this particular recording ten years ago, but this extended play still sounds relevant today, in times when the new wave is receiving another well-deserved revival treatment. Hemendex (broken English phrase for ham and eggs) is… Read More Hemendex – Reset 2 CD (Geenger Records)

NKOS – From Dust To Life CS (Beatbuzz Records)

One of the special treats on the menu today is a highly anticipated debut material by a promising electronic group. Their music spans over several diverse but complementary genres that keep this outstanding material entertaining from scratch to finish. NKOS are a brand new name on an underground music scene with just several singles in… Read More NKOS – From Dust To Life CS (Beatbuzz Records)