The Cads are an indie band from Ipswich. The debut EP 'Spark up in style' is released on 24th April 2011 - distributed by Cargo/itunes Cd & 7" release 'Club of Rome' NrOne Records - Release date July 18th 2011
Their first 3 self-released singles were championed by such tastemakers as Zane Lowe, Steve Lamacq, John Kennedy, Tom Robinson, Mary Anne Hobbs, Tom Ravenscroft, Rich Walters and Goldierocks after clocking up 4 Hype Machine #1′s as well as featuring on The Hype Machine radio show.
Tan Vampires are a 6 piece band from the Seacoast of New Hampshire. The Boston Phoenix chose them for its 2010 "Fifty bands from Fifty states". Their new record, "For Physical Fitness," was released September 20th, 2011. They have recently opened for Yo La Tengo and Okkervil River.
Zulu Winter was a five piece Indie rock band formed in London, UK in 2011. The band consisted of Will Daunt (vocals & guitar), Iain Lock (bass), Dom Millard (keyboards), Henry Walton (guitar) and Guy Henderson (drums).
White Belt Yellow Tag are an Alternative rock band, formed by former Yourcodenameis:milo guitarist Justin Lockey and Craig Pilbin. When performing live, Tom Bellamy (formerly of The Cooper Temple Clause) plays drums.
"New York quartet The Dig have been building some buzz from their first two full-lengths of ’80s shoegaze-inspired rock. It’s a Cure-meets-T. Rex sound that utilizes dark keyboards, with enough reverb to drown Robert Smith. The band’s newest release, arriving just a year after Midnight Flowers, is the Tired Hearts EP, which continues to hone their shadowy sound." - Consequence of Sound
Dog Is Dead is a five piece indie pop band from Nottingham, England. Three members of the band (frontman Rob Milton, Joss Harrison-Willder and Lawrence Cole) met at West Bridgford School. After picking up drummer Lawrence Libor at a party and Rob White at a rehearsal for The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe, they started performing live in 2008.
Sharp and sensible, new musical duo Soft Swells nails the canny pop sensibility of today’s indie landscape on their forthcoming self-titled ‘Soft Swells’ LP making full use of an arsenal of sounds, including stuttering and snapping drums, handclaps, a ringing xylophone, and subtle electronics.
City Calm Down is a live electronic four piece from Melbourne, Australia. With varying degrees of influence stemming from post-punk, disco, jazz, and techno they're making an interesting brand of electronic dance pop.
The arrival of our EP/Mixtape “Laugh with the Sinners” is HERE NOW downloadable for FREE from http://beta.projectrodney.com/thethirst This will be a 2 part EP and the first body of work we have released independently since our debut ‘On the Brink’ album in 2008. We looking forward to receiving you're thoughts and comments. Keep it Thirsty..Regards Mensah, Mark, Kwame and Marcus.