Monday 7 November 2011

Out This Week - 7th November 2011

Cloud Control - Death Cloud

It's been a good year so far for Australian quartet Cloud Control, seeing them win the Aussie version of the Mercury music prize for their debut album 'Bliss Release' and gaining a host of new fans as a result. Many will be familiar with 'Death Cloud' already as it's been a single in their homeland and was a bonus track on the album, but this week sees it gaining a full UK single release. About time too!

A free download of 'Death Cloud' is available on Cloud Control's website

Buy the single.

David Lynch - Pinky's Dream

Film director David Lynch has dabbled in the music world before, most notably with Julee Cruise and Angelo Badalamenti, but the big man has recently recorded a solo album, the first fruit of which was last year's 'Good Day Today' single. The album 'Crazy Clown Time' is out this week and it kicks off with this excellent collaboration with Karen O from Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Grab it free below.

David Lynch - Pinky's Dream ft. Karen O by FBi Radio

Free download: Pinky's Dream

David Lynch's website

Buy the album.

Keep Shelly In Athens - Our Own Dream EP

Their economy may be tits up and their political situation a shambles but Greece is making a rare mark on the international music world with the chilled-out beats of duo Keep Shelly In Athens. Having made one of the best songs of last year in 'Running Out Of You', they return with a new EP 'Our Own Dream' this week. And rather wonderfully they've made three tracks available as free downloads.

Keep Shelly In Athens - Our Own Dream by felixnicklas
Keep Shelly in Athens, "Lazy Noon" by The FADER
Keep Shelly In Athens, "DIY" by The FADER

Keep Shelly In Athens' website

Buy the EP.

Wu Lyf - We Bros

The once enigmatic Wu Lyf (World United Lucifer Youth Foundation) have recently begun doing both interviews and photo shoots but their music remains dark, spooky and mysterious. New single 'We Bros' is a reworked version of the track from debut album 'Go Tell Fire To The Mountain'. It's been online for a few weeks and is now out on vinyl too.

WU LYF -We Bros ( single version ) by wilcow Buy the single.

Wu Lyf's website

Buy the single.

Dog Is Dead - Hands Down

Nottingham indie-pop quintet Dog Is Dead formed in 2008 and have so far released two EPs and three singles. New single 'Hands Down' was out digitally at the end of October and on vinyl from today. It's another one of those songs that seems unassuming at first before unleashing a chorus so killer it should probably be wearing a muzzle. Top stuff.

Hands Down [NEW SINGLE] by Dog Is Dead

Dog Is Dead's website

Buy the single.

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