Toronto’s Etiquette set to release debut album

etiquetteJulie Fadar and Graham Walsh (Holy Fuck) are set to release their debut album as Etiquette. The band’s debut album Reminisce will be released on March 24th via Toronto’s Hand Drawn Dracula. Pre-order the album here. Etiquette will be playing some dates with Cold Specks in April and May (details below).

Watch the band’s videos for Outside In and Brown and Blue below via YouTube. Both video were directed by Christopher Mills & Gaëlle Legrand.

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Heart Beach announce debut album + release new track

heart beach press shotHeart Beach was formed Hobart, Tasmania in 2013 by Jonathon McCarthy (guitar / vocals), Claire Jansen (bass / vocals) and Christopher Wessing (drums / guitar / drum machine). Since then the trio has released a number of singles and have been featured on compilations put out by local record labels, Rough Skies Records and Wrong Place (Right Time) Records. Take a listen to Away via Soundcloud below, which is lifted from their self-titled full-length debut album and was recorded at Head Gap Studios in Melbourne in December 2014. The album is set for release on March 20, 2015.

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Eskmo shares forthcoming LP details + reveals new track

Photo by Spencer Hansen

Apollo Records is proud to present ‘SOL,’ the highly anticipated second album from Los Angeles based producer / composer Eskmo AKA Brendan Angelides. Inspired by our life giving planetary body, ‘SOL’ is a masterful meditation on human emotional plane as effected by planetary bodies. Angelides has delivered perhaps his strongest musical statement yet.

He explains; “My urge was to create an album whose main characters were the Sun, Moon and Earth and how they all play a roll in the perfect simple life of a perfectly imperfect human. Each track within their peaks and valleys plays a specific role in the narrative. My last album was more monotone, sound design focused and emotionally protected. I strove for more on this one.”

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Sleeping Bag’s Dave Segedy announces solo album

Dave SegedyDave Segedy, founder and lead vocalist of Bloomington, IN band Sleeping Bag, will release his new solo album, ‘Schrodego,’ on March 10 via Old Flame Records and on cassette via Jurassic Pop Records. For a preview of the record, you can stream fuzzed-out track Walk Around via Soundcloud below.

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The Myrrors share new album details + reveal first single

The Myrrors

Photo credit: Joanne Cuellar

The Myrrors have shared a second track from their upcoming album, ‘Arena Negra’, due out March 24th on Beyond Beyond is Beyond Records. Dome House Music starts out soft and mellow, with a subdued saxophone melody twisting and turning atop a trance-inducing beat, before the track gains momentum and launches into an all-out instrumental free-for-all. Take a listen to Dome House Music below via Soundcloud.

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Smiling Disease announce debut album + reveals new single

SDlick-852x550Smiling Disease (AKA Oliver Moss, also in Evans the Death) is proud to announce their official debut album: a best-of compilation spanning 6 years of esoteric bedroom brilliance. ‘Beach Bodies: 2008-2014′ will be out in March on cassette and digitally via DIY label Memorials of Distinction. Oliver has been quietly writing music over the last 6 years – all of which painstakingly recorded through a Skype microphone into Audacity. Watch the video for the first single Double Locked via YouTube or download the track for free via Bandcamp below.

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