Everett True

The return of Everett True | 8. Makthaverskan

The return of Everett True | 8. Makthaverskan

All music reminds me of the past. How can it not? The comments underneath this clip of music mention variously The Cure, Nirvana, The Cranberries, punk, post-punk, The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, jangle pop… and I will throw in a guess at them being Scandinavian, probably with a couple of boy members. This goes to […]

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Song of the day – 440: Skip Skip Benben (something wonderful from Beijing)


 Mike Turner

Rear In Yr View 2011

Wild Flag’s debut album has taken women all the way to the top and proves they can write an album as uninspired, predictable, and shallow as any man.

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how to get featured on a music website – part 3

Why not cut out the middle-people and get the professionals to do it straight? Not only are we cheaper, we’re also better at it.

 Logan K. Young

Pretzel Logic – 6: Belong (The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart)

Come now, sweet Rikki. The grown-ups are thinking. And this time, they’ve shown their work.

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an entire website summarised by two weeks of random reader comments

We heart Slumberland Records here at Collapse Board.


Pen Tip Rips – 1: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

by Sleevie Nicks

 Wallace Wylie

No Alternative: Pitchfork and Indie Culture’s End Times

First off, we need to define alternative culture. Is it something that provides values for those who identify with it, or is it just mainstream culture decked out in thrift store apparel?

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Spotlight – 41: Bitch Prefect

This recommendation comes courtesy of the fine Eternal Soundcheck blog. As Matt writes, “Bitch Prefect are from Adelaide and play really nice simple pop music – Think the Clean, Velvet Underground, a bit of Half/Japanese and mix it up with the retardation that growing up in a small city town in Australia would do to […]

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Spotlight – 3: Pocketbooks

Earlier this evening, I was floundering: unable to decide what to do with the remains of a slow-cooked pork roast. Looked at, and discarded, many recipes without even testing them. Finally, I decided to throw in a few slices of apple, a scattering of brown sugar, some vintage cheddar – of course – and toast […]