Seluah – ‘Sail Straight Into the Bombs’ (from Red Parole, out April 10th on Karate Body Records)
From the first album in 10 years by Louisville band that brandishes droning, wraithlike melodies and dub rhythms.
Holy Esque – Rose (from forthcoming EP, out in April)
Glasgow quartet produce enigmatic soundscapes with emotive, brittle vocals – very promising demo from a gang of youngsters.
Reptar – ‘Orifice Origami’ (from Body Faucet, out May 1st on Vagrant Records)
Well-worn and comfy, familiar feel on Athens, GA indie band’s debut album – all the same, doesn’t come off derivative or stale.
Ballerina Black – ‘If You Would I’ (Storm Pepper Volume Remix)
Neo-wave band with a twist of electronica, palpable influences of The Cure &Radiohead – hailing from Los Angeles