Jamie xx

Jamie xx, one-third of the band the xx, will be releasing his debut solo album in June.

Last year he gave us the double-sided single “She”/“Sleep Sound”.

Another song to be included on the album In Colour is “Loud Places” featuring the vocals of the xx singer Romy Madley Croft.

Jamie xx

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L takes over on Mondays.

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*The Temperance Movement “Midnight Black” (London)
*Chaos Rising “Neuer Gott” (Moscow, Russia)
*Sillyboy “Under Your Skirt” (Athens, Greece)
*Karyn Crisis’ Gospel of…”The Sword And The Stone” (Italy)
*Cafeine “I Love You” (Los Angeles)
*Django Django “First Light” (London)
*Little Brother Eli “Who Do You” (Oxford, England)
*Kate Pierson “Time Wave Zero” (Athens, Georgia)
*Pond “Zond” (Perth, Australia)
*Pound Of Flesh “Believe” (Chicago)
*Eisbrecher “Nachtfieber” (Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany)
*The Pop Group “Mad Truth” (Bristol, England)
+The Cathode Ray “Resist” (Edinburgh, Scotland)
*Bleu Toucan “Imagine” (Reflex remix) (Pau/Paris, France)
*Mike Elrington “Two Lucky Stars” (Melbourne, Australia)
*I, Us, We “Lanterns” (Southern California)
*Blind Guardian “Miracle Machine” (Krefeld, Germany)
*Blind Guardian “Sacred Mind” (Krefeld, Germany)
+Calling All Astronauts “Show Me Love” (London)
*Megaherz “Frei” (Munich, Germany)
+The Plastic Pals “Riding With Elvis” (Stockholm, Sweden)
*Cora Lee “Me & You” (Berlin, Germany)
*The Broken Chords “Rock & Stone” (London)
+Wraith “For The Masses” (London)
*Slow Motion Heroes “Resolution” (Cork, Ireland)
*The Juliana Hatfield Three “Ordinary Guy” (Cambridge, MA)
*James Holt “In The Face Of It All” (Manchester, England)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Oh Woe Is Me”
+Tony deKaro f/Jonathan L “Do It In Deutschland” (Frankfurt)

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.

LOP NEW LOGO.

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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

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