New Orleans, Louisiana’s Elizabeth Joan Kelly composes underground, apocalyptic Sturm und Drang with a sense of gallows humor and vintage style, and Farewell, Doomed Planet! is the name of her latest LP. Above you can hear its tense and menacing “Feral At Night”. You can find links to digital versions of the album by visiting her website, and it’s available from her Bandcamp page as well.
Happy Halloween, y’all.
Lucia Stavros is a harpist and singer from Brooklyn, and her band Green and Glass have just pulled the curtain back to reveal “14 Hours”, their beautifully-patterned, symphonic, and idea-packed new single. You can find various streaming and download links for this right here. Meanwhile their self-titled debut album will arrive on February 14th.
Next week Melbourne’s Sandy Hsu releases her She Comes To Me In A Fever Dream EP, and you can hear its oceanic lead track “Woman” above. It’s out from September 26th courtesy of her hometown’s Healthy Tapes. You can order limited-edition cassette and digital editions of it from her Bandcamp page right now.
A vast, open landscape in a pleasant, mist-heavy memory, “Melting Blue” is the retro-futuristic, narcotic new single from Japanese musician and producer Noah. The track is taken from her forthcoming Thirty LP. Out care of the innovative label flau from October 18th, you can pre-order the digital version of it now from their Bandcamp page. Via Gorilla vs. Bear.
“Within You is a World of Spring” is a constantly-shifting, idea-packed epic and the adventurous title track to the forthcoming LP from London-based composer, violinist and pianist Alice Zawadzki. The album will be released on October 11th by Whirlwind Recordings. You can pre-order double-vinyl, CD and digital versions of it from her Bandcamp page right now.
Faust is part performance art, part exhibition and part sonic exploration. The multi-media presentation, which ran over the course of several hours, was created by Frankfurt- and Paris-based artist Anne Imhof and was originally staged at the 57th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia. There it won the Golden Lion award for best participation, and PAN will be releasing selected recordings from it next month. Above you can hear its inky, deep and mystic “Queen Song”, sung by Eliza Douglas and Franziska Aigner. It will be issued on double-vinyl, CD and digital versions, and you can pre-order yours both from her Bandcamp page and the label’s webstore now.
Expressive as it dissipates to reform elsewhere in your consciousness, “Verdigris Bones” is sonic pointillism, thriving between imagination and reality. The track is taken from The Cat Collects, the latest release from London-based musician and artist Jodie Lowther. You can download it and much more of her music from her Bandcamp page.
“MATTERS” is the palatial, lunar and brand-new single from ionnalee, one featuring a translucent contribution from Zola Jesus, and Ms. Lee has directed its exuberant, multi-textured new video. The track is taken from the recently-released REMEMBER THE FUTURE LP. You can buy vinyl, CD and digital versions of it right now from her webstore.
Its wavelets hypnotic and its action spellbinding, “In The Woods We Both Saw It, Weren’t Dreaming” is a subtle tempest and the dramatic new single from Philadelphia’s Nina Keith. The track is taken from her forthcoming debut full-length LP MARANASATI 19111. Out from August 30th, you can pre-order the digital version of it from her Bandcamp page. Via Gorilla vs. Bear.