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Moodboard: Denitia & Sene

Denitia & Sene hail from Brooklyn, New York City. However, while Brooklyn has become synonymous with hipsters, slowly being gentrified into an extension of Manhatten, Denitia & Sene’s sound is a soothing antidote to the chaos of urban sprawl and regeneration. Tapping into the remaining creativity the New York borough …

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Guest Playlist: Dum Dum Girls

Dum Dum Girls returned only this year with their new album, Too True. Initially, writing for the record started in the summer of 2012, a period which songwriter, Dee Dee Penny, found difficult. The writing process – a seemingly lonely and trying time for Dee Dee -  took its

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Meet our BOTW: Mas Ysa

At the heart of Thomas Arsenault’s music as Mas Ysa – which we can only assume is a play on Mazzy Star – and behind its layers of rustling synths and serenely intoxicating textures lies a songwriter’s heart, in the truest, folksiest sense of the word. Whether the 30-year-old, Woodstock-based

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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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Album Review: Twin Sister – In Heaven

In Heaven is the debut album from Long Island quintet Twin Sister. Ears started twitching with the release of their first EP ‘Vampires With Dreaming Kids’ in 2008 and last year’s ‘Color Your Life’ brought the band firmly within hearing. ‘Color Your Life’ earned them much acclaim, as well as …

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