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Premiere: Modern Stars release new video for Space and Time

Modern Stars, aka Andrea Merolle, Barbara Margani and Andrea Sperduti are gearing up to release their debut album ‘Silver Needles’…
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Premiere: Modern Stars release new video for Space and Time

TOP TEN: Fair Mothers’ Kevin Allan picks the albums that made the difference

Aberdeenshire’s Kevin Allan releases his second LP of this most universally fraught year today, August 7th. Valentine’s Day brought us ‘Separate Lives’, which was necessarily championed by Stuart Maconie on his 6Music Freakzone. ‘In Monochrome’ is an absolute stunner, we find. Raw, chilled, unblinking in the face of life, Kevin makes promises no answers. But what he does do is communicate with you, proffer you emotional information; learn alongside him. ‘In Monochrome’ is unflinching and visionary; it’s one of the essential albums of 2020, sayeth us here at BSM.
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TOP TEN: Fair Mothers’ Kevin Allan picks the albums that made the difference

Blu-Ray Review: The Woman in Black

Ghost stories have captivated and enthralled children and adults alike from time immemorial. Each society has their own myths and…
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Blu-Ray Review: The Woman in Black

SEE: Sing Leaf’s ‘Easy On You’: wrap y’self inside indie-folk bliss

“THIS is the best song I’ve written, I think; real simple and clean,” says Sing Leaf’s David Como of the…
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SEE: Sing Leaf’s ‘Easy On You’: wrap y’self inside indie-folk bliss

Premiere: Délage releases the indie / synth-pop of Shopping Mall

Out today on Field Mates Records (Jimmy Whispers, Yuko Yuko..) is the new single from Délage, led by Amsterdam based…
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Premiere: Délage releases the indie / synth-pop of Shopping Mall

Meet: We chat with Carl Redfern (Golden Fang) and review the new album ‘Here.Now Here.’

The sound of Golden Fang is to some extent the DNA of the wild inner west of Sydney: raw, visceral…
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Meet: We chat with Carl Redfern (Golden Fang) and review the new album ‘Here.Now Here.’

Track: Didirri releases dreamy single ‘The Critic’ and announces news of EP ‘Sold for Sale’

Australia’s Didirri is a singular and prodigious talent – we have long followed his career in Backseat Mafia, reviewing his…
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Track: Didirri releases dreamy single ‘The Critic’ and announces news of  EP ‘Sold for Sale’

SEE: LARRY PINK THE HUMAN debut new single, ‘Purpose Built’

INDIE rockers LARRY PINK THE HUMAN have released their third single, “Purpose Built”, and an accompanying video. The band consists…
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SEE: LARRY PINK THE HUMAN debut new single, ‘Purpose Built’

NEWS: Hannah Peel releasing soundtrack for ‘The Deceived’

HANNAH PEEL, the Irish-born, Yorkshire-resident artiste who moves freely between folk, classical and retrotronica, finding beautiful nuance in each, is…
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NEWS: Hannah Peel releasing soundtrack for ‘The Deceived’

Track: Pigs x7’s ‘Hell’s Teeth’ receives J.Zunz remix

THE typically fervid instrumentation of the Pigs x7 track “Hell’s Teeth”, which featured on their rapturously received 2020 album Viscerals,…
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Track: Pigs x7’s ‘Hell’s Teeth’ receives J.Zunz remix

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  • Blu-Ray Review: The Woman in Black
    Ghost stories have captivated and enthralled children and adults alike from time immemorial. Each society has their own myths and …
  • Blu-Ray Review: Flash Gordon (40th Anniversary Edition)
    Cinema today is full of comic book movies, but that hasn’t always been the case. We’ve become so accustomed to …
  • Film Review: La Llorona
    It’s easy when you sit in a place of privilege to look at horror as simply being the unknown and …
  • Film Review: Perfect 10
    Coming-of-age, or merely films about growing up, are often incredibly tricky to pull off. Firstly, you need a script which …
  • Blu-Ray Review: Toto the Hero
    When it comes to the powerhouses of global film-making Belgium would not be at the forefront of anyone’s mind. Indeed, …
  • Film Review: Around the Sun
    Do you ever run the same encounter over and over again in your head? Even if it hasn’t actually happened …