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Here’s this week’s Essential stories and the best new music we’ve heard this week (that hasn’t already featured on the blog). We start off with new Local Natives. ‘Breakers’ is the first taster of forthcoming second album Hummingbird, out in January. There’s 10 stories below and then the rest of the music is on page […]

Remember ‘Vomit’, the first taster of Girls’ second album, Father, Son, Holy Ghost? Well think of the opposite and you have an idea of what ‘Honey Bunny’ sounds like. It’s just about two-and-a-half minutes long and it does surf-rock that never fails to pique my attention. It certainly grabs the attention on the band’s new […]

Girls return with their second full-length album in September, entitled Father, Son, Holy Ghost. ‘Vomit is the first track we’ve heard from said album. It’s a slow burner that for six-and-a-half minutes, plays around with the riff from Foo Fighters’ ‘The Pretender’. To my ears, at least. There are plenty of layers to peel away […]

Holy Ghost! are great. They include punctuation in their name for a start, thus leaving sub-editors straight away looking foolish and not with it if they take out the exclamation mark. Their debut album came out last month and just seems made for the summer festivals. The video for ‘Wait & See’ is another reason […]

On top of the podcast that you may have heard earlier in the week, featuring all new Irish music, I thought I would do a little mixtape of the tunes you may or my not have heard this week. Some of the songs are brand new to me and so I have frontloaded them. In […]

Holy Ghost have not put a foot wrong over the past few months, particularly if you have listened to this or watched this Now they have made a new video for the equally wonderful ‘I Know, I hear’. It has Caroline Polachek from Chairlift making an appearance and was directed by Ben Fries. Needless to […]

Holy Ghost have really surpassed themselves with some great remixes of too much stuff to mention. But they do seem to enjoy getting their hands on LCD Soundsystem tracks. They have only gone and made a video for it too, as part of the Adult Swim Singles Programme. You can see the video below, and […]