Introducing New York City’s Flossing, and the pulsating groove of debut single’Switch’.

Flossing is the solo project of The Wants bassist Heather Elle, and ‘Switch’ is the first taster of their forthcoming debut EP ‘Queen Of The Mall’. Words: Scott Rimington | Photo: Kevin Condon The song begins with a slow, pulsating electronic groove reminiscent of Massive Attack‘s Angel, with languid, dreamy guitar chords ushering in the opening line “I am both scared and intrigued by the … Continue reading Introducing New York City’s Flossing, and the pulsating groove of debut single’Switch’.

London’s Fake Turins reveal new cut ‘Down!’ ahead of their debut EP on Hideous Mink Records.

The track offers a sense of escapism as much as a deep groove to bathe in. Words: Karl Johnson | Photo: Mars Washington At the tail end of 2019 North London outfit Fake Turins decamped to the market town of Farnham to record their debut EP with long-time friend and producer James Traylen. Little did they know that a global pandemic was looming, and their … Continue reading London’s Fake Turins reveal new cut ‘Down!’ ahead of their debut EP on Hideous Mink Records.

New music, new releases and Hard Of Hearing Firsts #15

The first taste of new releases and a grassroots deep dive for new artists. Words by Karl Johnson With summer seemingly in full swing and parks providing the perfect escapism to a society still finding it’s feet, we’ve dug deep and chosen our favourite new tracks from our favourite new discoveries. Dead Slow Hoot are the cover artist, impressing with their brand of emotionally cutting … Continue reading New music, new releases and Hard Of Hearing Firsts #15

London trio Famous open a door to an alternate dimension on cataclysmic new EP ‘The Valley’.

Diving into pools of darkness, Famous offer up raw diamonds of creativity. Words: Alexandra Dominica | Photo: James Ogram Catapulted far above the stratosphere, deep into the nebula of nascent neurosis come hurling the idiosyncratic Famous with their latest EP The Valley.  The first track Stars is a deep dive into a fragmented consciousness, waving goodbye to “Mom and Dad” we’re freefalling into their vortex. … Continue reading London trio Famous open a door to an alternate dimension on cataclysmic new EP ‘The Valley’.