Amrita “Ami” Kaur Dang is a South Asian-American vocalist, sitarist, composer and producer from Baltimore (Maryland). Her sound ranges from North Indian classical fused with noise/ambient electronics to beat-driven psych and experimental dancepop. Ami’s new, all-instrumental album Parted Plains is available to pre-order from Bandcamp, being released on Leaving Records.
Thibault Renou is a musician, composer and producer based in Paris. Trained in jazz and classical music at the conservatoire, Thibault formerly played bass for Fakear. From the album Maïsha Suite (Maïsha means “life“ in Swahili), forthcoming on InFiné label and available to pre-order on Bandcamp.
Absolutely Free is a three piece Canadian psychedelic rock band from Toronto, Ontario. Comprised of Moshe Fisher-Rozenberg (drummer), Michael Claxton (bassist), and Matt King (singer), the band was formed following the breakup of the trio’s former band DD/MM/YYYY (sometimes pronounced Day, Month, Year). From the upcoming Geneva Freeport EP, this single features vocals from experimental pop project U.S. Girls (aka American-Canadian musician and record producer Meghan Remy). Available to pre-order as Digital Album or Record/Vinyl at Bandcamp. Out on Idée Fixe Records.
Girl Band are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 2011, the group is composed of Dara Kiely (vocals, guitar), Alan Duggan (guitar), Daniel Fox (bass), Adam Faulkner (drums). Taken from Girl Band’s upcoming second album ‘The Talkies’, out 27th September on Rough Trade Records.
Sampa Tembo (aka Sampa The Great) is a Zambia-born, Botswana-raised, and now Australia-based poet, singer-songwriter, and rapper. Final Form is Sampa’s first new music for 2019. Produced by longtime collaborator Silentjay (Rhythm Section) – and mixed by Jonwayne (his previous #SOTD here). Out on Ninja Tune, and available for £1 on Bandcamp.
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