Tag Archives: baroque

NEW RELEASE: Melody Cycle – Jack and the’

Sunny, Gallic-flavoured Orchestral pop from Scotland! Melody Cyle by Jack and the' Jack and The’ is the musical project of Julien Lonchamp, a Frenchman-in-exile (for some years now, in Edinburgh) whose music combines catchy melodies with complex orchestrations and cascading … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: Odessey & Oracle and The Casiotone Orchestra – Odessey & Oracle

French band Odessey & Oracle‘s debut album is a wonderfully inventive example of baroque pop… Odessey and Oracle and The Casiotone Orchestra by Odessey & Oracle Release date: 1 June 2015 Buy the CD and/or the digital album via the … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: Aéropop – Alexander von Mehren

Aéropop is the stunning debut album of Norwegian multi-instrumentalist Alexander von Mehren. It’s a wonderful slice of baroque/chamber pop in the vein of StereoLab and The High Llamas: Aéropop by Alexander von Mehren Released on 16 September 2013, the album … Continue reading

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FREE Download Single from Valeska Gavotte

Valeska Gavotte has just released a FREE to download single I Remember Orleanne Garren – a track from the forthcoming album Songs for Sinfonietta – the free download available for limited time only – go get your copy now! I … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: ‘The Sword & The Shield / Botanica’ – Valeska Gavotte

We are pleased to announce the release of the debut album by the extraordinarily talented young artist from Boston US, Valeska Gavotte. The Sword & The Shield / Botanica – Valeska Gavotte (f0092) Release date: 2 April 2013 The Sword … Continue reading

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LAISH: New Video – Carry Me

On the eve of the release of their brilliant new album, Brighton alt folk band Laish have released an animated video for the track Carry Me: Animation directed by Mark Nute. More about Laish and ‘Obituaries’ here.

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NEW RELEASE: Vacation (A Pop Manifesto) by Jack and The’

Vacation (A Pop Manifesto) is a beautifully crafted album of sophisticated pop from France via Edinburgh. Jack and The’, lead by Julien Lonchamp have created a quirky and original album that will sit comfortably alongside the likes of The High … Continue reading

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Tree by Wim Oudijk – Outside the Cube Review

Great review of Wim Oudijk’s album Tree from Outside the Cube: “Opening with the modern instrumentation of piano and chainsaw, the first track on Wim Oudijk’s cd, Tree, quickly saunters into a baroque melody but spins itself into a 1960’s/70’s … Continue reading

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10th anniversary release of Des lendemains by Orwell

To mark 10 years since its release, the excellent French band Orwell release their debut album, Des lendemains on Bandcamp: More releases from Orwell here.

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Tree – Leicester Bangs Review

“Wim Oudijk is a 69 year old Dutch musician, arranger and producer who found commercial success with bands The Navel Orange Choir (1976 -80) and Trespassers W (1984- 2000) and he has since collaborated widely and released a number of … Continue reading

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