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NEW HYPE: China – Flow

WHAT A SONG this is, ladies and gentlemen. Scandi sadcore, shouting on the dancefloor, or even ‘sex under diamond waterfalls’ as the songstress herself would have it, have a listen to STHLM/LDN songstress CHINA’s latest right here, and read more below:

Following on from May’s ‘Now You Know’ (Prod. Name …

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Track-by-Track: Lover Lover – There Is a Place

Since its release at the tail-end of last year, Lover Lover‘s debut album, There Is a Place, has always felt like a record ripe for deciphering. Whether it’s in the series of mysterious glyphs that encircle the lettering on the LP’s cover, or the rich narrative of love,

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BOTW in Focus: Frankie Rose

Given the most cursory of listens to Frankie Rose‘s latest album, Herein Wild, it can be hard to imagine just where she’s drawing this sense of wildness and abandon from. After all, save for the Goliath of an opener that is ‘You For Me’ – with its fuzzy, …

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Album Stream: Cuushe – Butterfly Case

Ahead of its Monday release via impeccably-curated Tokyo label flau, Japanese dream-popper Cuushe has unveiled her sophomore album – the elegantly-titled Butterfly Case – in full. It’s ten tracks of lighter-than-pixie-dust pop, rich in plaintive atmospherics and gossamer textures.

Coming four long years after Cuushe’s debut LP, Red Rocket

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New Track: Keep Shelly in Athens – ‘Oostende’

Last month we raved wholeheartedly about, ‘Recollection‘, the first single from Keep Shelly in Athens‘ forthcoming Cascine debut, At Home. Well, now the downtempo Greek duo are back with ‘Oostende’: another slice of lofty dream pop with its head very much in the clouds.

Taking its …

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BOTW Review: Swim Deep – Where the Heaven Are We

Swim Deep’s debut album Where the Heaven Are We is a shimmering ocean of bright and beautiful dream pop. A multi-textured and languid trove that’s almost horizontal, the record is abundant in mutated early-90s throwbacks that fit this era and its mindset perfectly.

On the face of it Where

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Stay Bless feat. Dev Hynes & Samantha Urbani – ‘Faded’

Independent record label, 37 Adventures, have recently revealed their newest recruit – Stay Bless. Their new track ‘Faded’, features the flawless duo of Dev Hynes and Samantha Urbani, and is lifted from the forthcoming EP of the same name.

‘Faded’ was originally written after a relationship broke …

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Video: Champs – My Spirit is Broken

Brother duo Champs released a video for their free to download track My Spirit is Broken this week. Filmed in Champ’s hometown of Ventnor on the Isle of Wight, the video pays homage to the local game of  ’pooljumping’, which presumably every person on the island has been doing during …

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New Track: Keep Shelly in Athens – ‘Recollection’

The first proper single from their upcoming debut on Cascine, At Home, Keep Shelly in Athens have given us the sun-kissed ‘Recollection’. Rolling electric beats lay the foundations for gentle keys and vocals that are full of vitality. Reminiscent of hazy and ice-cream tinged urban summers, ‘Recollection’ walks the …

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Video: DIANA – ‘Perpetual Surrender’

DIANA’s gorgeous new video for their latest single Perpetual Surrender has been released. Manipulating kaleidoscopic folded images, director Jesse Yules attempts to show the different sides and personalities each of us have. The video compliments the sultry, hypnotising pop haze of Perpetual Surrender beautifully, the title track of DIANA’s forthcoming …

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