Damn me for only discovering the DOLLFINS now. This is sexy, garagey and punky. It’s worth bad spelling/new verbs because it’s fresh and classy. They’re into The Cramps, personas and a sense of humour that may get violent. They’re from Cape Town. They’re also offering their album for free download.
Amazon.com is providing a free download of BATS FOR LASHES new track, ‘Marilyn’, which is taken from the forthcoming album, The Haunted Man (out on Oct 15 2012). Or simply listen by pushing ‘Play’ below: [subscribe2]
The latest sampler from Just Music sampler features some of South Africa’s hottest new names and biggest artists. KONGOS, Zebra & Giraffe, Dance You’re On Fire, Shadowclub, Machineri and Tailor represent the rock side. Pascal & Pearce, Goodluck and The Muffinz are pop but totally dissimilar to one another. My favourite would be ‘Take Me Back’ by the KONGOS, somehow a successful combination of an 80s, slow rock rhythm and trippyness. You’ll understand when you get to the middle of the song. If a song doesn’t play, just add “.mp3” … Continue reading →