Alcoholic Faith Mission –Running With Insanity [mp3] (from Ask Me This, out March 27th on Old Flame Records) Propelled by chugging harmonica, acoustic guitar, and hand claps the lead single from AFM’s upcoming record Ask Me This is a joyous tune of anti-revival.
Korallreven –As Young As Yesterday [mp3] (from An Album By Korallreven, out now on Hybris) Swedish electro-pop duo featuring Victoria Bergsman on vocals.
Frank Rabeyrolles –Black Cat [mp3] (single on Wool Recordings) Weirdo French electronica.
Jon Vautier –The Sale Is On [mp3] (from The Sale is On EP, out now) Meloncholy pop from South West of England with earnest vocals, gentle guitar, and metronomic rhythm.
Band of Skulls –Sweet Sour [mp3] (from Sweet Sour, out now) British acid rock – written for guitar, bass, drums, and voice.
PYYRAMIDS–Don’t Go [mp3] (from Human Beings EP, out now) Tim Nordwind (bassist for OK Go) and singer Drea Smith make thoughtfully unruffled indie pop sated with shadows.