Premiere: Daniel – Smaller Creatures to Bury

Today we premiere the video for Daniel’s debut single, a new solo project from former Spills member Chad. It’s released on Bodys – a forward-thinking promoter and record label based in Wakefield – this Friday.   So much of our life is predicated on our memories of the past and premonitions for the future. Yet these […]

Video premiere: Basins – Move Slow

Hailing from Seattle, lo-fi quintet Basins released their sophomore record ‘Porchlight’ in January. Today we premiere the video for the album’s lead single, ‘Move Slow’. ‘Move Slow’ is the pattern you draw in condensation on your shower pane, fleeting, blurred and forever threatened by the fog surrounding it. Basins share characteristics with Hovvdy and Bedhead, […]

Premiere: Tummyache – In Between

Remember the name Soren Bryce. After releasing an album under her own name last year, the Texas songwriter/producer is back under a new pseudonym, Tummyache – a project named after one of the side effects of severe physical anxiety. Today we premiere the first Tummyache single ‘In Between.’ Combining the rich tones of Sharon Van […]

Video premiere: Claire Cronin – Saint‘s Lake

Last Friday (June 14) saw the release of ‘Big Dread Moon,’ Claire Cronin’s first release on Balloon Machine favourites Orindal Records. Today we’re premiering the video for ‘Saint’s Lake.’ Read our track review and watch the video below. The start of Claire Cronin’s ‘Saint’s Lake’ bears all the hallmarks of a traditional folk song, however […]

Video premiere: Swimming Bell – Got Things

With strumming guitars, a deep textured voice and an aptitude for nostalgia, ‘Got Things’ is the perfect accompaniment for a long drive through the countryside. A standout from Swimming Bell’s debut album ‘Wild Sight,’ ‘Got Things’ possesses an innate freedom that coaxes you into winding down the window and letting the wind blow through your […]

Video premiere: Flower Crown – Breathe

After impressing the algorithms with their latest single, so much so that they ended up on Spotify’s ‘Fresh Finds’ playlist, Flower Crown are back with new single ‘Breathe.’ Today we’re premiering the accompanying music video. Their forthcoming record ‘Sundries’ is split between the atmospheric psyche of vocal heavy guitar-based tracks and lush, pop-leaning songs. ‘Breathe’ […]