Tag Archives: uk

THE HOUSE (& DUB) REPORT

by ND McCray ► PantyRaid, | The Sauce – (Marine Parade) | dubstep | hip hop According to South Africa-native MartyParty and LA-based Ooah, collectively known as the electro duo Pantyraid, “we produce sexy music, and perform at sexy parties.” Alright, Martin Folb and Josh Mayer, I’ll give it to you — The Sauce is [...]

MASSIVE ATTACK: HELIGOLAND

by zach fisher For all you lovers of the UK-based Trip Hop duo that is Massive Attack, good news: their fifth studio-album is set for release early February. Heligoland is comprised of ten sultry tracks to caress your brain with borrowed voices from Tunde Adebimpe from TV on the Radio, Hope Sandoval from Mazzy Star, [...]

MEURSAULT

by rex Meursault is but one of the many artists on the Song, by Toad label but the alternate version of their track “The Furnace” hit me perfectly. They’ve gotten love from the BBC and a host of other UK press outlets but I needed to throw them a QC mention. Neil Pennycook handles vocals [...]

BLOC PARTY: ONE MONTH OFF

by ricky Say what you want about the band, but the music vid for the new Bloc Party song is pretty fun to watch. The single is titled “One Month Off” and will be released in the UK in January. They’ll be touring Europe through April.

PULL THE PIN

by phil Call me a sucker for bands from the UK…or just call me a sucker for good music. Already naming Oasis’s Dig Out Your Soul my fall album to look for, I’m here to tell you another must listen from the UK. The new(ish) release from Stereophonics, Pull the Pin. Originally scheduled for stateside [...]

MERZ WITH JOSH ROUSE @ JOE’S PUB

by choo freeman Conrad Lambert, aka Merz, has some U.S. tour dates approaching in NYC and Philly. The Manhattan dates are at Joe’s Pub with Josh Rouse. Those will be beautiful shows and well worth attending. Also a solid option for a third date. The UK songwriter is promoting his recently released, digital only EP [...]

POLLY SCATTERGOOD

by rolen bates Here’s a random new artist to check out from the UK. Upon further investigation, Polly Scattergood is a little a more depressing than her single would let on. But it’s an interesting sound and new so why not. The debut single is called Nitrogen Pink and check out the YouTube vid for [...]

VOLCANO!

by vassili mikonos Volcano! is a three piece experimental band from Chicago. I don’t know much about them other than that they’re signed to The Leaf Label in the UK. Leaf has released albums from QC favorites such as Psapp and Caribou so we had to give Volcano! a listen. The band has a new [...]