Not Pop Not Indie Shambhala 2017 Thread

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Nothing to recommend at the moment. Just thought there should be a 2017 thread.

daavid, Monday, 17 April 2017 17:42 (five months ago) Permalink

i like the new mac demarco song "this old dog." i don't think he gets enough credit for his songwriting, the image overshadows a lot of his talent. i though this 2015 mini-LP 'another one' was fantastic, he's a great songwriter & producer.

flappy bird, Monday, 17 April 2017 17:54 (five months ago) Permalink

The Kelly Lee Owens debut seems to be in our wheelhouse. Mostly reminds me of the We Love album on Bpitch from 2010.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FdDf2Ib4B64

behavioral sink (Sanpaku), Monday, 17 April 2017 19:53 (five months ago) Permalink

sounds a bit like
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zuH2XpVwAkA

kinder, Monday, 17 April 2017 19:59 (five months ago) Permalink

As we already have a "twee/indie pop" thread playllist, i'm gonna conflate this with that and add tracks here:
ILM's Rolling Indie Pop Thread 2017

Bobson Dugnutt (ulysses), Tuesday, 18 April 2017 02:44 (five months ago) Permalink

rolling twee/indiepop 2k17

curmudgeon, Tuesday, 18 April 2017 04:55 (five months ago) Permalink

but this is not pop not indie!

kinder, Tuesday, 18 April 2017 20:07 (five months ago) Permalink

Twee is a red line for me.

behavioral sink (Sanpaku), Tuesday, 18 April 2017 20:11 (five months ago) Permalink

Sanpaku and Johnny Fever, where are you? Even your 7/10s do more for me than a lot of what I'm hearing just now

boxedjoy, Sunday, 30 April 2017 14:08 (four months ago) Permalink

My meatspace is near New Orleans, but I find myself looking over the shoulder of real music fanatics from places like Poland, Argentina, and Greece for my tips.

behavioral sink (Sanpaku), Sunday, 30 April 2017 18:54 (four months ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

If you're a French speaker or don't mind listening to things sung in French (that's me!), then this is phenomenal: La Féline's 'Triomphe'

https://lafeline.bandcamp.com/album/triomphe

Ⓓⓡ. (Johnny Fever), Sunday, 14 May 2017 23:56 (four months ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

track 2, Le Royaume, is really good but I can't pinpoint what the melody is the same as. reminds me of Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit or Tomorrow Never Knows or something but that's not what I'm thinking of...

kinder, Monday, 29 May 2017 17:50 (three months ago) Permalink

It sounded familiar to me as well, but I just figured it was some Stereolab song I'd never figure out because who knows which songs go to which titles.

Ⓓⓡ. (Johnny Fever), Monday, 29 May 2017 18:02 (three months ago) Permalink

RIYL: the mystical transcendence of literally running up that hill
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tnTXW3AdcWM

joshywinty (josh), Friday, 2 June 2017 20:58 (three months ago) Permalink

^ Very nice!

New debut album by Noga Erez from Tel Aviv, who seems like a really interesting artist. More to come hopefully. (it's 'glitchy' electro pop fwiw)

https://nogaerez.bandcamp.com/album/off-the-radar

sbahnhof, Monday, 5 June 2017 03:46 (three months ago) Permalink

Yeah, I heard a couple Noga Erez songs last year that were really intriguing (she may have even been in the thread?), but the album is super cool.

Ⓓⓡ. (Johnny Fever), Monday, 5 June 2017 04:19 (three months ago) Permalink

On the ethereal tip: Aidan Baker w/ Claire Brentnall - Delirious Things (bandcamp)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fzjq4tIrVnA

it's just locker room treason (Sanpaku), Saturday, 10 June 2017 23:39 (three months ago) Permalink

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTdBc2Ba8ts

some Australian nobodies produced by Daft Punk. I dig it, of course.

korla pundit (crüt), Wednesday, 21 June 2017 23:55 (three months ago) Permalink

three weeks pass...

10 minutes ago, I learned Kaleida released the EP Detune in 2016: Detune / It's Not Right / Power / A Forest

A Cure cover? From their best period, no less? Then 5 minutes ago, I found Kaleida's debut Tear The Roots will drop Sept 15: Convolution / Echo Saw You / All The Pretty Pieces / Division / Free / Think (Clean) / Coco / Meter / House Of Pulp / 99 Luftballons / Tear The Roots. Pretty much all new besides "Think"

An early sample:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQvctphursE

полезные дурак (Sanpaku), Wednesday, 12 July 2017 07:54 (two months ago) Permalink

yes! I love this pair, that voice reminds me of Tracey Thorn so much. They had a really good mixtape of influences on their Soundcloud last time I checked.

boxedjoy, Wednesday, 12 July 2017 09:10 (two months ago) Permalink

they're so good!! so happy to hear they're getting to release a full-length

joshywinty (josh), Wednesday, 12 July 2017 16:20 (two months ago) Permalink

BTW, "A Forest" is a bandcamp freebie.

полезные дурак (Sanpaku), Wednesday, 12 July 2017 19:01 (two months ago) Permalink

i don't really know what this thread is about, and haven't kept up with it, but is anyone talking about japanese breakfast anywhere?

Beret McKesson (jaymc), Saturday, 22 July 2017 04:41 (two months ago) Permalink

I'm just listening to it, but not talking about it.

Ⓓⓡ. (Johnny Fever), Saturday, 22 July 2017 05:02 (two months ago) Permalink

https://open.spotify.com/track/3fSXKZEE0elPIxlrGsNdd2?si=5Xf7TTq7

Tokimonsta - we love

calstars, Saturday, 5 August 2017 01:21 (one month ago) Permalink

three weeks pass...

More Kaleida:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQoCpIxV278

tactical piñata (Sanpaku), Saturday, 26 August 2017 23:00 (four weeks ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...

Think Kaleida deserves their own thread. Listen to Tear the Roots in its entirety.

Special Egyptian Guest Star (Sanpaku), Friday, 15 September 2017 17:00 (one week ago) Permalink


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