Strange Names – Use Your Time Wisely

For their first LP Strange Names apparently had plenty of time on their hands, as after recording Use Your Time Wisely in their hometown Minneapolis the trio relocated to New York where they re-cut the entire album again. Not remixed, added overdubs or even one or two new songs, but completely ditched the original recordings and began afresh, from … [Read more...]

Hang Time – Hang Time

A lineup augmentation of disbanded group The Future of the Ghost has come together to bring you an energetic debut of indie fun-time frolic rock. A flyer on Hangtime's Facebook in many way sums up their sound: a recycled but colourful collage that celebrates pizza, Twins and Macaulay Culkin. Having had a year of gigging around Salt Lake City, I'm … [Read more...]