Check this nice little feature on the excellent Music Selections blog:
Also been really enjoying the Peaking Lights album 936 on Not Not Fun. Kind of lo-fi, grungey synthy yet beautiful pop with elements of Krautrock/Jah Wobble/ Stereolab. Have a look at this short film – that guy has some crazy tats:
Thanks to Phil Jones for that one and also for tipping the amazing Broadcast and The Focus Group Investigate Witch Cults Of The Radio Age also on Warp. This is a short track with a great video:
…and this is a flavour of the whole album:
Broadcast’s Trish Keenan, sadly missed. But not forgetting the Focus Group too, the guys behind the Ghost Box label and some fantastic graphics. Longman’s AudioVisual French anyone?