Shaemless at Popronde

Popronde, the showcase festival from the Netherlands, will be back this fall. Very often we see here some familiar faces, that we had already welcomed at our Frequenzy stage. For example Shaemless.

Poetic punk with the crude power of Dutch

Cashmyra

Cashmyra knows how to use the unsophisticated crude power of their vernacular. The post-punk band combines it in their alienated lyrics with minimalistic guitar lines and pouncing drums.

From the wintery streets of Toronto: Wasting Time

wasting time

Check out 1 of the new additions to our (also new!) rock/alternative radio stream: Wasting Time. The formula of this kick-ass melodic punk band is simple but effective, their intentions pure & passionate.

David Newton with a refreshing new take on 80’s post punk

With “A gateway to a lifetime of disappointment” David Newton & Thee Mighty Angels continues on from the earlier sound of his repertoire. His debut album is a contemporary take on the melodic uplifting side of the 80’s post punk sound.

From Nottingham misfits Headcut: “The Flow”

Some musicians create from an urge to bring their message into the world and some musicians create just because they f*cking love to create and play. Debut EP “The Flow” from Notts post punk band Headcut catches that sound!

This Friday online: dr. Futz

Apeldoorn-based dr.FUTZ makes a tasty combination of stoner and post-punk. Clemens’ high-pitched guitar riffs combined with the thick bottom of rhythm section Robin and Wessel will surely make you bounce! Stay tuned for the release on Friday 27/3.

SXSW Recommended: WOW

Next month worlds’ biggest showcase festival is back again: South by South West in Texas, USA. It’s the festival that celebrates the convergence of the interactive, film and music industries. We love to introduce to you some of the interesting acts that caught our attention.

Leah Lane from Rosegarden Funeral Party

Rising from the inferno of heartbreak with a determination towards gentility, humility, graciousness, and kindness, Rosegarden Funeral Party takes influence from life’s tragedies and spins chaos into beauty. Leah Lane fronts the band with a voice like that of the lovechild between Morrissey and Siouxsie Sioux and her guitar playing has been compared to that of Daniel Ash. Wil Farrier’s bass playing takes obvious inspiration from Peter Hook.

Watch “Angela” the new music video from Sexy Bicycle

Sexy Bicycle is Nika Elia’s solo avant-pop project. Nika Elia is a Georgian musician based in Barcelona. He has played in venues like SXSW 2019, Primavera Sound, Vida Festival, FIM Vila-Seca, Tbilisi Open Air, Canal+Menú Stereo, Sofar Sounds, Balcony TV. September the first Sexy Bicycle released the music video “Angela.” The video has a sort […]