Dan Deacon

We last heard from electronic composer Dan Deacon in 2012 with his album about America.

On his new one, Glass Riffer, he manipulates sound to such an extent that on the song “Feel the Lightning” the female voice is actually Deacon himself.

Dan Deacon

Chastity Belt

Chastity Belt base themselves in Seattle.

4 women who rock as heard on their 2nd album Time To Go Home.

“Trapped” is one of my favorites.

Chastity Belt

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L features Australia this week.

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“g’day mate”
Rose Tattoo “City Blues” (Sydney)
“top notch true blue fair dinkum”
Courtney Barnett “Avant Gardener” (Melbourne)
Harts “Feather” (Melbourne)
“no wucking furries mate”
Grinderman “Bellringer Blues” (Melbourne)
Love Cream “Hot In The Dark” (Adelaide)
Mike Elrington “Build You Up (To Cut You Down)” (Melbourne)
“where the bloody hell are ya”
All Mankind “Break The Spell” (Sydney)
Intergalactix “Tuesday” (Sydney)
Ball Park Music “Polly Screw My Head Back On” (Brisbane)
“you lucky buggers”
The Church “Delirious” (Sydney)
Leanne Kingwell “This High” (Melbourne)
“I’m knackered”
Them Bruins “Walk A Line” (Melbourne)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds “We Real Cool” (Melbourne)
Travis Caudle “Outta My Head” (Perth)
“get your listening gear around this”
Essick “Dreez” (Brisbane)
Vauxhall Outlaws “Now & Then” (Sydney)
Pond “Elvis’ Flaming Star” (Perth)
The Sunday Reeds “Make Her Jealous” (Melbourne)
“chuck another song on the barbie mate”
Nite Fields “You I Never Knew” (Brisbane)
Gossling “Harvest Of Gold” (Melbourne)
The Faults “Alexander” (Sydney)
“upside down from Australia”
Clairy Brown & The Bangin’ Rackettes “Jenny” (Melbourne)
“eh, pull yer head in”
The Ocean Party “Wading In” (Melbourne)
Courtney Barnett “Pedestrian At Best” (Melbourne)
“crack a tinnie, grab yer mates, and shut yer gob”
The Bamboos “Avenger” (Melbourne)
Elstow “Evil Dreams” (Sydney)
The Presets “No Fun” (Rüfüs remix) (Sydney)

All words in-between songs by Melbourne’s Leanne Kingwell

Jonathan speaks over Melbourne’s 24-year old
Electronic / Dj Naapo’s song “Fall Out”

JEFF the Brotherhood

JEFF the Brotherhood were briefly on Warner Brothers Records with “creative control” but are now back on their family label Infinity Cat Recordings.

Their new album Wasted on the Dream features the song “Black Cherry Pie” on which the brothers cleverly solicited the flute-playing of the great Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull.

JEFF the Brotherhood

The Prettiots

The Prettiots, a New York female trio, consisting of ukulele, bass and drums, charm us with a most adorable song.

Enjoy “Boys (I Dated in High School)”.

The Prettiots

Warpaint

Warpaint is one of the more elusive bands of the past decade.

This female quartet continues to explore and experiment with the rock sound.

This year they will release a variety of songs.

The first: “Now Way Out Redux”.

Warpaint

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L spans the world of music.

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*Nightwish “Elan” (Kittie, Finland)
*Horseman “Brixton” (London)
*Deeper Upper “Stoneworks” (Lithuania)
*Jesika von Rabbit “Psychic Spice” (Joshua Tree, CA)
*All Skate “Friday, I’m In Love” (Cure cover) (N.Y.C.)
*The Dø “Miracles (Back In Time” (France/ Finland)
*Eisbrecher “Rot wie die Liebe” (Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany)
*The Cathode Ray “Resist” (Edinburgh, Scotland)
+Faerground Accidents “She Makes Me Want To Die”(Sheffield, UK)
*Rumjig f/Julia Gordon “Ego Bow Down”( W.B. remix)(Liverpool)
+Ali Ingle “A Life Unlike Yours” (London/ Liverpool)
*Yelle “Ba$$in” (Paris, France)
*The Church “Lightning White” (Sydney, Australia)
+Lamia Cross “Hiroshoma (ce jour la Remix) (Paris, France)
*Go Satta “Castanet Gently” (Plymouth, England)
*Milo’s Planes “Two Feet In The Crowd” (Bristol, England)
*Monster Jaw “Lidocaine” (Leeds, England)
*Chelsea Lankes “Down For Whatever” (Los Angeles)
+Vlad In Tears “My Way” (Berlin, Germany)
*The Temperance Movement “Be Lucky” (London)
*Monogem “The Glow” (Los Angeles)
*Le Vant “Unjaded” (Bucharest, Romania)
*Emigrate “Rainbow” (Berlin/ N.Y.)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Wooly Bully”
*Mark Ronson f/ Kevin Parker “Daffodils” (London)
*Until The Ribbon Breaks “Pressure” (London)
*Samantha Gibb “Did I Go To Far” (Miami, FL)
*Brainyboxer “Halflight” (Paris, France)
*Sillyboy “Now Is Not The Time” (Athens, Greece)

Jacco Gardner

Jacco Gardner is a young Dutch multi-instrumentalist.

On his 2nd album Hypnophobia he plays all of the instruments save the drums.

Hear hints of his 60s influences in the single “Find Yourself”.

Jacco Gardner

Gang of Four

Gang of Four, punk brethren from the 70s, have been off and on through the years with various and a sundry players.

Andy Gill is currently the only original member on the new album What Happens Next.

“Broken Talk” features Alison Mosshart of The Kills and Dead Weather on vocals.

Gang of Four

Kaki King

Kaki King is guitarist extraordinaire Katherine Elizabeth King.

If you haven’t heard of her you will now.

This gunslinger has delivered her 8th! album, The Neck is a Bridge to the Body.

“Anthropomorph” leads the way.

Kaki King

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L the DJ to the world from Berlin.

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*Little Brother Eli “Dreams” (Oxford, England)
*Cathedrals “Unbound” (San Francisco)
*Eisbrecher “Volle Kraft voraus” (Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany)
*Go Saata “Bamboo” (Plymouth, England)
*The Church “Let Us Go” (Sydney, Australia)
*Zion I “Dread” (Oakland, CA)
*Sillyboy “Cry Like A Girl” (Athens, Greece)
*Pikara “The Mourner Of Peace” (Stockholm, Sweden)
*Mike Elrington “Build You Up…” (Melbourne, AU)
*Until The Ribbon Breaks “Spark” (London)
+Harts “Red & Blue” (Melbourne, Australia)
*Black & White “After All These Years” (Jagodina, Serbia)
*Courtney Barnett “Pedestrian At Best” (Melbourne, AU)
*Caffeine “You Spin Me Round” (London)
*Calling All Astronauts “Show Me Love” (London)
*The Temperance Movement “Morning Riders” (London)
*Elstow “Evil Dreams” (Sydney, Australia)
*Naapo f/ Liana Perillo “Underneath It All” (Melbourne, AU
+Gliss “Mirrored” (Copenhagen / Berlin)
*Geographer “Too Much” (San Francisco)
*The Fontaines “Dusty Springfield” (Los Angeles)
*Controller “Separator” (New York City)
*Broken Chords “Wild Child” (London)
*Last Eagle f/ Pistola “Old School” (Hormozgan, Iran)
*Secret Company “Saviour” (Essex, England)
*Wraith “For The Masses” (London)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Bombs Away”
*Natalie Prass “Bird Of Prey” (Virginia Beach, VA)
*Isobel Campbell “How Deep Is Your Love” (Glasgow, Scotland)
+Mark Tarmonea f/F. Verrano “So Berlin” (Pretty Pink RX)(Munich)

Best Coast

One of our fave L.A. duos has a new album forthcoming.

California Nights is the title and the single from Best Coast.

Best Coast

Twin Shadow

Twin Shadow’s new album Eclipse is due shortly.

We loved “Five Seconds” from 2012’s Confess.

“Turn Me Up” is an early release from this soulful singer.

Twin Shadow

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L, Berlin’s American DJ.

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*The Plastic Pals “Riding With Elvis” (Stockholm)
*In The Valley Below “Peaches” (Los Angeles, CA)
*Harts “Tide” (Melbourne, Australia)
*M. Tarmonea “So Berlin” (Pretty Pink Remix) (Munich)
*Husband “All I Need” (Perth, Australia)
*Gliss “Mirrored” (Copenhagen/Berlin)
*Broken Chords “Tell Them Of Us” (London, England)
*Faerground Accidents “She Makes Me…” (Sheffield, UK)
*The Fontaines “Paul Newman” (Los Angeles)
*The Echo Bombs “Soviet Sci-Fi” (Phoenix, Arizona)
*Schiller “Schiller” (live) (Berlin, Germany)
*The Dø “Anita No!” (Finland / France)
*The Wombats “Greek Tragedy” (Liverpool)
*Mercy. “The Child With Electric Hands” (Lyon, France)
*Deepshade “Sad Sun” (Wigan, England)
*The Prodigy “The Day Is My Enemy” (Essex, England)
*Cora Lee “Bad Boys I Love You” (Berlin, Germany)
+Hey Bulldog “Numb” (Manchester, England)
*Bjork “Stonemilker” (full ver.) (Reykjavik, Iceland)
+Travis Caudle “It’s Just You” (Perth, Australia)
+Switzerland “Coming Back Strong” (Dublin, Ireland)
*Death Cab For Cutie “Black Sun” (Seattle, WA)
*Go Satta “Caramel” (Plymouth, U.K.)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Too Bad On Your Birthday”
*Showstar “Happy Endings” (Belgium)

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L an ex-pat DJ in Berlin.

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*Them Bruins “Walk A Line” (Melbourne, Australia)
*The Prodigy “Nasty” (Essex, England)
*Switzerland “Coming Back Strong” (Dublin, Ireland)
*Romin “Wasted” (Original mix) (Dublin, Ireland)
*The Phantoms “Wasting Time” (West Lothian, Scotland)
*Deepshade “Chairman” (Wigan, England)
*The Dø “Trustful Hands” (France/Finland)
*Harts “Leavin’ It All Behind” (Melbourne, Australia)
*Showstar “The Trouble Is” (Belgium)
+New Model Army “Did You Make It Safe” (Bradford, U.K.)
*Megaherz “Hurra wir leben noch” (Munich, Germany)
*Brooke Fraser “Start A War” (Wellington, New Zealand)
*Husband “Invitation” (Perth, Australia)
*Hey Bulldog “Numb” (Manchester, England)
*Jose Gonzolez “Leaf Off” (Gothenburg, Sweden)
*James Holt “Alone Again And Always” (Manchester)
*The Dø “Lick My Wounds” (France/Finland)
*Pistola “Channel 5″ (Los Angles/Oklahoma City)
*Cora Lee “Amazing” (Berlin, Germany)
*Emmanuel Mailly “Blues Two” (France)
*Sleater-Kinney “Fangless” (Portland, Oregon)
*Travis Caudle “It’s Just You” (Perth, Australia)
*The Velocity Gospel “Sisyphus” (Miami, Florida)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Five”
+Temple Velocity “Ghost In The Chair” (London)
*Dj Tre “DNB Spaceout” (Chicago)
*Karan & Shivil “In The Sky” (New Delhi, India)

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