Tag Archives: Girl Ray

The Fashionably Late Top 66 of 2017: Girl Ray

Source: Fuzzy Logic

The Fashionably Late Top 66 of 2017: Girl Ray

It’s been a hell of a year. 2017 was exhausting, stressful, and at times just plain terrifying. But for all the mess that’s happened over the past 12 months, and there’s certainly been so much, there’s also been a lot of good going on in the world. From a musical standpoint, for instance, 2017 was rather exceptional. There were so many glorious new sounds to take in.

I’ve put together my list of favorites from the year that was, a touch fashionably late as always. Once again, I’ve decided to eschew a ranking system and instead give you an alphabetical ...

Read full article >>

SXSW adds over 500 artists to 2018 lineup (Low, Hinds, Girl Ray, La Luz & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2018 edition of SXSW will be here before we know it (March 9-18 in Austin, TX) and they’ve just announced a whole bunch more artists, including Hinds, Girl Ray, La Luz, A Place to Bury Strangers, Common Holly, Corridor, Flasher, Lali Puna, Lomelda, Low, Max Richter, Ought, The Shacks, Sloppy Jane, Smokepurpp, Spinning Coin, U.S. Girls, Wyclef Jean, and tons more.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Bill’s Indie Basement: Favorite LPs of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week it’s the Indie Basement picks for best LPs of 2017, tilting heavily to classic indie, college rock, and more.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

20 Best New(ish) Artists of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It’s harder and harder to figure out what really qualifies as a ”new” artist, but here are 20 that we love that are at least new-ish, from Phoebe Bridgers to Vagabon to Cardi B.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

52 of the best indie holiday songs (listen to a playlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Add an indie rock twist to your holiday season with festive tunes by Bright Eyes, Sufjan Stevens, Cat Power, Death Cab for Cutie, Low, The Shins, The Flaming Lips, Fiona Apple, Tegan & Sara, Cocteau Twins, Weezer, The Decemberists, The Raveonettes, Sharon Van Etten & many more.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

What does this long-running UK monthly music mag think is the best album of 2017?

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Girl Ray releasing holiday single (listen), announce 2018 tour

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Christmas is great and everything but where are the indie bangers?” asks Girl Ray‘s Sophie Moss, who then answers her own question with the announcement of holiday single “(I Wish I Were Giving You A Gift) This Christmas”…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Rough Trade Shops’ Top 100 LPs of 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It’s officially End-of-the-Year list season as Rough Trade Shops — always first out of the gate — have announced their Top 100 Albums of 2017…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

End of the Road 2017 pics (Father John Misty, Mac DeMarco, Waxahatchee, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This year’s fest took place August 31 – September 3 at the UK’s Larmer Tree Gardens and saw sets from Father John Misty, Mac DeMarco, Waxahatchee, Slowdive, The Moonlandingz, Jesus & Mary Chain, Amadou and Mariam, Aldous Harding, Real Estate, Foxygen, Alex Cameron, Baxter Dury, Girl Ray, and lots more.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Five Notable Releases of the Week (8/4)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This week’s Notable Releases include Faith No More/Slayer offshoot Dead Cross, A$AP Twelvyy’s debut, Limp Wrist’s first album in nine years, and more.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Girl Ray share new single “Don’t Go Back at Ten”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“Don’t Go Back at Ten,” which typifies Girl Ray’s charming, pastoral sound (think Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci, The Pastels or Electrelane). The UK band’s debut LP is out in August.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Glastonbury 2017 set times

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Radiohead vs Dizzee Rascal vs Major Lazer vs part of Flaming Lips? Little Dragon vs The xx vs Future Islands? Foo Fighters vs Alt-J vs The Jacksons vs Phoenix?

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Glastonbury 2017 lineup (Radiohead, Katy Perry, Foo Fighters, The National, Ride, Can Project, more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

It was already revealed months ago that Radiohead would headline Glastonbury 2017, and today over 80 more acts were announced, including Phoenix, Run the Jewels, Alt-J, Future Islands, The Flaming Lips, The Avalanches, and more…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

BBC 6 Music Festival: 2017 lineup & tix

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The BBC’s indie/alt station is throwing a three day fest in Glasgow featuring Depeche Mode, The Jesus & Mary Chain, Ride, Belle & Sebastian, Father John Misty, Sparks, The Wedding Present, The Shins, Warpaint, Edwyn Collins, Future Islands, and tons more

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

End of the Road Festival: 2017 lineup + tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

This UK festival, set at the idyllic Larmer Tree Gardens, features Father John Misty, Mac Demarco, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Band of Horses, Ty Segall, Real Estate, Parquet Courts, Perfume Genius, Car Seat Headrest, Foxygen, The Lemon Twigs, and lots more.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Green Man Festival: 2017 lineup & tickets

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

PJ Harvey, Ryan Adams and Future Islands headline this festival which takes place in Wales in August.

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

UK band Girl Ray ready debut 7″ for Moshi Moshi Singles Club (watch “Where Am I Now” video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Promising London band Girl Ray will release their debut 7″ on November 25 via Moshi Moshi. The group, all still in their teens, make sophisticated, melancholic indiepop that recalls Cate Le Bon, Electrelane, and Dolly Mixture…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>

Meilyr Jones shares “Strange/Emotional” video, played London with Girl Ray @ Moth Club (pics)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Former Race Horses frontman Meilyr Jones recently released his excellent debut solo album, 2013, and he’s just put out a video for one of the poppier/rockier songs on the album, “Strange/Emotional.” (Much of the record is baroque pop more akin to Jacques Brel or Scott Walker, via Wales.)…

Continue reading…

Read full article >>