Monday, December 17, 2018

Brian Eno reveals full streams of 3 tracks from new album

It seems like just the other day Brian Eno came out with Small Craft on a Milk Sea (Support the Independent Ethos, buy the...

Kate Bush’s “new” album ‘Director’s Cut,’ a track-by-track review

Back when I had a weekly space of print in my college paper, Florida International University's "The Beacon," I had the chance to preview...

Pete and the Pirates stream new album ahead of May 24...

After several mentions on "the Independent Ethos" about the work of Reading, England's Pete and the Pirates and progress on the band's sophomore album...

Fleet Foxes dump hooks, go for atmosphere on new album

The members of Fleet Foxes have been away from the recording studio a long time since the recording of their breakout self-titled full-length in ...

Death Cab streaming their new song… it’s good

It has been hard for me to resist Death Cab For Cutie, as much as I sometimes want to. It's all pretty poppy, but...

Pete and the Pirates release new single

Ahead of their long overdue sophomore full-length album, Reading, England-based darlings, Pete and the Pirates released their lead single off their new album yesterday....

Deerhuter release iTunes session; Pitchfork streaming awesome “Desire Lines”

The other day 4AD Records sent out an up-date regarding its stable of artists. Most interesting was news of Deerhunter recording an intimate live...

Popol Vuh’s Herzog soundtracks reissued; Download Sculptor Steiner here!

When I first heard about  SPV's planned release of a five CD collection of Popol Vuh's early soundtracks for Werner Herzog's films, I was excited...

Krautrock/Indie fans take note: download a free Can tribute album

As many who read this blog know, I am a big fan of that controversially named alt-rock genre "Krautrock," the catch-all term that covers...

Infamous Bowie documentary ‘Cracked Actor’ streamed on-line

I could not recall if I had seen the 1974 BBC-produced David Bowie documentary Cracked Actor. I think I have a copy of this...