L'indie pop est le style majoritairement présent sur handsandarms avec Sarah Records, Slumberland Records comme influences evidentes
Now shipping the second pressing on white/black swirl. First press on white vinyl is SOLD-OUT.
Comes in snazzy 4-color fold-out sleeve. All three songs will be on the It's Time! compilation CD.
CD- Long-awaited debut from NYC's brightest pop hopes. An amazing and infectious distillation of everything great about indie pop in 2009 and the year's first must-have album.
After wrapping-up the seminal punk-pop group Tiger Trap, Rose Melberg formed a new group with her pal Jen Sbragia. Playing as duo, The Softies took a very different course from TT, wrapping twin guitar strums around their plaintive harmonies & sad songs. Playing quietly and putting the focus back on the songs themselves was the goal, and this ep shows...
Disponible aussi en 10" LP. Girlie Pop, efficace pour ce trio de suédoises. Filiation directe avec Talulah Gosh et autres Comet Gain...
CDEP- Not content to rest on the laurels of having one of the best and most talked-about albums of 2009, The PBPH are back with Higher..., 4 brand-new songs that do what the band does best – breathe fresh life into indie-pop with charm and of course quality tunes. 1-Higher Than The Stars 2-103 3-Falling Over 4-Twins 5-Higher Than The Stars...
7"- Not content to rest on the laurels of having one of the best and most talked-about albums of 2009, The Pains of Being Pure At Heart are back with Higher Than The Stars, one new song that do what the band does best – breathe fresh life into indie-pop with exuberance, charm and of course quality tunes. 1-Higher Than The Stars 2-Higher Than The...
Sic Alps make music with their eyes on the past but their feet firmly in the present. Bits of psychedelia, folk, garage, punk and other fuh fairly well flow from their fingers, seamlessly worked together to render easy categorizations pointless.
2 des 4 titres ne sont pas sur les deux compilations sorties récemment. 1-Cathedral High (cf, The Stars Belong To Me) 2-Stab 3-Here Comes The Past 4-A Man Bewitched (cf, The Stars Belong To Me)
Réédition du Franck Rcds par Slumberland en 2001 sous leurs références en WISH (009).
21 titres de pop contemporaine avec les vétérans de Secret Shine et les excellents français Wendy Darlings...
Love song for the dead Che NPL were formed by Bobby Wratten, Annemari Davies and Mark Dobson after The Field Mice split in 1991. It was a much less highly-strung project, less song-based and more dark and ambient than before, drawing influence from Talk Talk, Brian Eno and ambient/dance. As a bonus you get all three tracks from Love Song for the Dead...
Paris Collection of singles and rarities, gathering together the 8 tracks from the 1994 eps Blue Dissolve and Paris, together with the rare compilation track Something Good (from a Sound Of Music tribute, no less!), and three previously unreleased tracks, including an extraordinary remix of Welcome To California, originally recorded by Katmandu.
Re-issue of the 2nd album, originally released in 1998 on Shinkansen. TBS were formed in 1995, initially as a solo vehicle for singer and songwriter Bobby Wratten (Field Mice, Northern Picture Library), assisted by long-term studio collaborator Ian Catt (St Etienne). 74 minutes of music and one bonus track.
Extended re-issue of the 1st album, originally released in 1996 on Shinkansen. TBS were formed in 1995, initially as a solo vehicle for singer and songwriter Bobby Wratten (Field Mice, Northern Picture Library), assisted by long-term studio collaborator Ian Catt (St Etienne). 74 minutes of music and three bonus tracks.
All eight tracks from the Harmony mini album from 1982 (including the outtake Chance, only previously released on the Factory Benelux pressing), as well as the first two singles on Scan 45 and Factory Benelux, plus the legendary John Peel session from July 1983.
Album extraordinaire, The Orchids au top de la pop. 1st album by acclaimed Glasgow band, who recorded for cult label Sarah between 1987 and 1994. Newly remastered for CD, Lyceum (1989) runs for 74 minutes and includes liner notes by Alistair Fitchett. Among the pick of the twelve bonus cuts are Tiny Words, Yawn and the anti-Poll Tax protest song Defy The...
The third and final album For Keeps (1991) with all tracks from the singles September's Not So Far Away and Missing the Moon. These swansong records prove once again that The Field Mice were one of the most underrated bands of their era: the missing link between Postcard Records and Belle and Sebastian. Missing the moon
2xCD reissue of the sole album by Revenge, the electro/hard rock hybrid fronted by New Order bass player Peter Hook, originally released by Factory Records in 1990. The album was extensively reconfigured and includes Hook's new recordings of the late period unreleased tracks The Wilding and Televive. The set comes with a full-length bonus disc with rare...
Bedroom-indiepop at its best ! Gentle guitars, tons of melody, angelic voices !!! Voici le ep de Skittle Alley, qui redéfinit la chanson parfaite depuis sa chambre et son bureau : des choeurs, des guitares mélancoliques, des mélodies qui semblent être là depuis toujours. Du bel ouvrage !!!
Double CD. The second album Skywriting (1990) with all tracks from the EPs The Autumn Store and So Said Kay. This wealth of middle-period material completed on this double-CD by two rare compilation tracks as well as three previously unreleased tracks: I Thought Wrong, Right As Rain and Heart Disease Called Love. If you need someone Canada
The first album Snowball (1989) with all tracks from their first three singles: Emma's House and Sensitive were released as bestselling 7-inchers on Sarah, while I Can See Myself Alone Forever was a strictly limited 7" on The Caff Corporation. Emma's house Fabulous friend
Inspired by the likes of My Bloody Valentine and Ride, they were part of the short-lived 'shoe-gazing' scene of the early 90's. Newly expanded reissue of their classic debut 'Whirpool'. With b-sides from the 'Pearl', 'Falling Down' and 'Sunburst EP', with 'Die Die Die' which was originally only available on a free record that came with the vinyl version...
2nd album by Gina X Performance, another new wave/electro classic, first released in 1980. Stand-out tracks on this cool arthouse electro-disco album are Striptease, Opposite Numbers and the single Do It Yourself.
Released on 17/08/09. Legendary Sarah band Another Sunny Day was in reality the labour of one man, Harvey Williams. He produced a clutch of brilliant indie-pop singles for the legendary Bristol label. Meilleur album Sarah ? You Should All Be Murdered comme meilleur single Sarah ? Pas loin en tout cas.
Released on 17/08/09. Moose XYZ is one of the great ‘lost’ records of the 90’s. Avec 7 bonus tracks.
As part of the first wave of the mid-eighties resurgence of guitar-pop, they ran (and gigged) with the C86 crowd, but spurned the coy affectations of "cutism". Taking a cue from the Modern Lovers their first demos featured covers of Velvet Underground and Stooges songs. A ranger avec les Talulah Gosh. Happy All The Time : I Could Be Heaven :
Comprised of keyboardist/vocalist Manda Rin, guitarist Sci-Fi Steve and his younger brother John Disco (guitar), Bis formed in Giffnock, Scotland in late 1994, when all three had departed from High School The band achieved seven UK chart single entries between 1996-1999 continuing to record and release until 2003 when they split to concentrate on solo...
For the very first time this Would-Be-Goods album is being released on Richmond Records. The blend of Oxford graduate Jessica's lyrics and the Monochrome Set's musical backing explain why the Would-Be-Goods are one of EL's most popular artists.
Songs In The Key Of Z is a very unique compilation of "Outsider Music". Each track, although maybe lacking in tunefulness and musicianship, has an abundance of earnestness and passion Outsider Music has caused quite a stir recently, Double CD et 37 titres avec Joe Meek, Daniel Johnston...
Peut être le single de l'année... Entre Club 8 et Helen Love, ça fait danser et rêver. Numérotés limités à 500 exemplaires, les 7" sont aussi dédicacés par Neil et Lorna.
Français : New Pretoria est un groupe parisien fondé en 2003. Leur premier Ep, "No place for such a band" sort en Septembre 2004 et propose une musique pop/folk assez traditionnelle agrémentée de quelques envolées électriques. Les critiques rapprochent alors la musique du quintette de groupes tels que Tindersticks, Calexico ou encore Lloyd Cole.
Eh oui, c'est Yesboyicecream qui édite le 7ème album des Bats. Une nouvelle réussite pop comme l'était Fear of God en son temps. Rien à jeter, tout à garder.
DIY tendance home-pop de Norvège avec une pochette de David-Ivar (cf. Herman Dune)
Folk de grande qualite. A decouvrir aussi le cd sur Yesboyicecream records.
1. writer's block 2. stuck together 3. m62 4. you lost me at hello 5. sun's shinin' for you 6. beautiful life 7. pop song in A 8. this heart is breaking 9. just the weight you are 10. say goodbye 11. system restore
C'est un pakage qui comprend 4 EPs de Flannel, the Argyle Wishlist, Robert Church and the Holy Community and Double Dan, plus la compilation "First Club". Cette heureuse collaboration entre Series Two et Eggnog livre quelques plaisirs pop et permet de découvrir des activistes reconnus (Desmond Reed, Flannel...) ou naissants (Elated Sob Story...)....
Electro pop redoutablement catchy et efficace avec un featuring sur la plage 1 d'Helen Love.
Du tonnerre, du rythme et un son très c86. On pense aux Shop assistants,aux Flatmates puis on oublie ces références pour se laisser prendre par les guitares et une voix parfaite. 4 morceaux top canons.
Disponible aussi en vinyl. Pop douce et classieuse parfaitement produite pour une écoute suave. Exquis moment.
C'est le plus "Sarah Records" de l'équipe Pippola Music (savoureux label pop italien). Très proche des Field Mice.
22 titres dont Club 8.
Dans la continuité d'Heavenly... 01. ¿Cómo te llamas? 02. Friendster 03. Be my boyfriend 04. Face of 73 [Extended version] 05. Face of 73 [Fake me remix] 06. Vídeo clip [Face of 73]