Seven Songs: Sparrow and the Workshop

Thursday, 19 November 2009, 23:56 | Category : Seven Songs
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Sparrow and the Workshop are one these bands who you might find hard to pinpoint exactly what you like about them, but you like them anyway. They remind me of The National, not because they sound anything like them, but just because they’re great without doing anything obviously radical or different. The more obvious comparisons [...]

Internet Forever

Thursday, 19 November 2009, 23:30 | Category : Good new stuff, Remixes
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Rough Trade has a new Indiepop compilation out. Rather than look to past lo-fi classics like they did on their previous collection, these are current artists carrying the torch for proper DIY music with good tunes. Internet Forever aren’t on this comp, but they really should be, mainly because there are few other bands out [...]