Infinite Hiatus, the new album from Cool American, is out now. Infinite Hiatus is a grime-pop gem, with acute songwriting and big hooks. It's a mature and charming album that will stay in your head for days and keep bringing you back for repeat listens. Check out the single Great At Parties below and then grab a copy of the limited edition vinyl.
Infinite Hiatus was mixed by Andy Rusinek and is out on Good Cheer Records. It was mastered for vinyl / cut by Adam at Telegraph.
Put 'Em Up, the new full length from Channel 3, is out now. Channel 3 have been Southern California punk stalwarts since the 80s. Put 'Em Up is their first album in 15 years and a career defining record, synthesizing '77 stye British punk with power pop. Huge melodies and rousing choruses abound. Grab a copy of the limited edition vinyl pressing while they are available and pogo all night long.
Put 'Em Up is out now on TKO Records. It was mastered for Download/CD and vinyl/cut in house by Adam at Telegraph.
Portals Into Futility, the new album from Usnea, is out now. Usnea's signature sludge-tinged doom is distilled into it's finest form on Portals Into Futility. The album is a rumination on the failures of human nature and systems with ground-shaking heaviness and powerful songwriting. Check out the track Lathe Of Heaven and then pick up the limited edition double LP before they vanish.
Portals Into Futility is out now on Relapse Records. It was mastered for Digital/CD & vinyl by Adam at Telegraph.
2.0 Extraneous, the new album from Medicine, is out now. Few bands can thread the needle between accessibility and experimentation like Brad Laner's Medicine. From the seminal releases in the 90s through to 2.0 Extraneous Medicine has expanded it's sonic palette, and made it sound effortless and beautiful. On 2.0 Extraneous Brad Laner teams up with Shannon Lee for a a jaw-dropping record of experimental pop. Check out the single Machine Inna Garden below and go get the limited edition vinyl before it vanishes.
2.0 Extraneous is out on Drawing Room Records. It was mastered for Download and Vinyl, cut in house, by Adam at Telegraph.
Inertia, the new album from We Are Parasols, is out now. Inertia is powerful sci-fi themed record about a dystopian future with eerie parallels to our present. We Are Parasols have been called 'industrial gaze', and it's an apt description. Heavy industrial noise, triggered percussion, effected guitars, and atmospheric vocals all combine for a unique heavily-melodic sound. Check out the single Dim for a glimpse into the sound of Inertia.
Inertia was mixed by Jeremy Wilkins. It was mastered by Adam at Telegraph.
Some Twist, the new album from Michael Nau, is out now. Michael Nau, who previously played in Page France and Cotton Jones, flexes him solo songwriting skills here. Some Twist is a hushed and diffuse record with a captivatingly laid-back character. It pulls beauty from the ephemeral. Check out the single Good Thing below for a taste of what Some Twist is all about, and then pick up the limited edition pink vinyl before it's gone.
Some Twist is out now on Suicide Squeeze records. It was mastered for Download/CD, Vinyl, and cut in-house by Adam at Telegraph.
Oakland deathrock/post-punk band Ötzi's new full length LP, Ghosts, is out now. Recorded by Stan Wright at Buzz or Howl Studios; the captured performances on this record are wholly provocative and reminiscent of moody badass goth epics of the 80's. The atmospheric layering on this record is utterly addictive. Definitely check out their title track "Winter" on bandcamp or grab one of these beautiful custom vinyl records.
Ghost is out on Near Dark and Last Hour Records. Mastered for digital release by Daniel Husayn at North London Bomb Factory, and mastered for vinyl by Amy Dragon at Telegraph.
The reissue of Willie Nelson's debut album, ...And Then I Wrote, is out now. Before Willie was a hero of outlaw country and public weed consumption he was an earnest Americana songsmith. His voice is fantastic on his debut, and it features the hit song Crazy, made famous when Patsy Cline covered it. ...And Then I Wrote was remastered from the original source for this limited edition vinyl release. Grab a copy while you can!
...And Then I Wrote is out on Jackpot Records. It was remastered for vinyl and cut with the utmost care by Adam at Telegraph.
Ardor, the full length from Big Brave, is out now. Ardor is another installment of Big Brave's bracing experimental rock. Fury and calm, tension and release, delicate melodies and intense noise. All these factors play against each other on Ardor, and the results are wonderful. Jessica Moss from Thee Silver Mt Zion Memorial Orchestra and Thierry Amar from Godspeed You! Black Emperor both guest.
Ardor is out now on Southern Lord. It was mastered for vinyl/cut by Adam at Telegraph.
Pool Party, the new album from Myke Bogan, is out now. Pool Party is a fantastic showcase of Myke Bogan's introspective songwriting and stirring performance style. His flow is lapidary and effortless, and the rhymes are clever. Check out the track Winding Roads below for an irresistible taste of what Myke is up to and then grab a copy of the album on limited edition yellow vinyl before it's gone.
Pool Party was mixed by Justin Longerbeam and is out on Erst. It was mastered for all formats by Adam at Telegraph.