Waterless Hills – The Great Mountain

If you need to escape the realities of the modern world, then let the mystifying improvisations of Waterless Hills sweep you off to some lost distant landscape in an undetermined century. The band, which (on this release), is comprised of Andrew Cheetham on drums, C. Joynes on guitar, DBH on violin and Gavin Clarke onContinue reading “Waterless Hills – The Great Mountain”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 19

We’re heading into a more rural direction with tonight’s episode. Expect the likes of Geoff & Maria Muldaur, Cameron Knowler and the Magic Tuber Stringband, among other fingerpicked folk and blues sounds. Don’t miss out: tune into Dune Buggy Radio tonight at 8PM EST. -KH If you like what you’re reading, please help keep RCU thriving. YouContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 19”

Magnetic Ghost – Pixels

We may be nearing spring, but Minneapolis’ Magnetic Ghost is back and relishing the remaining winter chill, with the stoically atmospheric Pixels. Magnetic Ghost, AKA Andrew Larson, has expanded his unique brand of loner folk here to a fuller, near-cinematic scope that features deeper shades of dark psychedelia and post-rock. It is through the surreal aspectsContinue reading “Magnetic Ghost – Pixels”

Bardo Pond – Adrop/Circuit VIII

Bardo Pond certainly needs no introduction here, but for anyone who’s is still uninitiated, they’re one of the greatest pioneering forces in modern acid rock. In the nearly 30 years since their debut, the band has helped to set the standard and push the boundaries for countless shoegaze, space and stoner rock acts that followed inContinue reading “Bardo Pond – Adrop/Circuit VIII”

Single Premiere: “Rêve d’une Femme” by Alien Lizard

Gdańsk’s Alien Lizard has returned to grace our ears with their unique take on chilled-out psychedelia via their latest single, “Rêve d’une Femme.” Check out this hypnotic new track’s equally mind-bending video below: This new song, which is the lead single from the upcoming record, Veux​-​tu la Vie, swirls and saunters like a wine-drunk BrianContinue reading “Single Premiere: “Rêve d’une Femme” by Alien Lizard”

Creature of Doom – “Elephant in The Room”

The Dig’s David Baldwin has taken a spooky detour with the morose electro-pop of “Elephant in The Room,” the lead single from the upcoming Tears of Joy EP, by his new solo project, Creature of Doom. Chilly drones, hushed harmonies and a sly, grooving beat thrive in this bumping track. Despite its moody sound, BaldwinContinue reading “Creature of Doom – “Elephant in The Room””

Pefkin – Celestial Navigations

Gayle Brogan, whom you may remember from her enchanting contributions to Meadowsilver, has returned to her equally stunning solo project, Pefkin. Inspired by the astral-guided exploration methods of old, as well as tales of Victorian-era Arctic expeditions, Celestial Navigation is a dreamy, ethereal acid folk soundscape that completely envelops the listener into its icy world. SongsContinue reading “Pefkin – Celestial Navigations”

Departure Street – Two Islands in the Heart

Departure Street, AKA Allan J. Kimmel, creates tranquil electric guitar meditations that sprawl and explore like the hungry tendrils of an aggressive ivy. Kimmel, who hails from both America and France, has filled this record with nothing but vividly surreal instrumental soundscapes, which are comprised purely of his multitracked and effects-laden solo guitar. Across theContinue reading “Departure Street – Two Islands in the Heart”

The Record Crates United Mixtape Episode 18

Join the family at Dunebuggyradio.com tonight at 8pm EST for the latest episode of The Record Crates United Mixtape. Tonight’s playlist features the likes of Osmium House, Elkhorn, Nick Castell and many others. -KH If you like what you’re reading, please help keep RCU thriving. You can show your support by becoming a Patron at ourContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape Episode 18”

February 2020 Roundup

We’re only eleven days into February, and we’re already overwhelmed by how much good music is coming out this year. Here’s a roundup of some of the best and most unique new things that we’ve had in our ears as of late… With Great Care – s/t With Great Care, AKA Grainger Weston, creates vivid synthContinue reading “February 2020 Roundup”