TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: DON’T FEED THE POP MONSTER BY BROODS

13 August 2019 | Blog

August 14 – August 20 Critically acclaimed indie-pop duo Broods, comprised of siblings Georgia and Caleb Nott, will release their highly anticipated third album titled, ‘Don’t Feed The Pop Monster!’ The announcement comes in tandem with the release of “Everything Goes (Wow),” the second song Broods have shared from their forthcoming album. Broods returned this […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: SALT BY ANGIE MCMAHON

6 August 2019 | Blog

August 7 – August 14 One of the most highly anticipated albums of 2019, Angie McMahon’s debut LP Salt was released on Friday 26 July via AWAL Recordings, followed by a huge national album tour through October. Angie’s intimate and powerful songwriting couples melancholy and solitude with anthemic guts, and truthful storytelling, which is connecting […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: SCHLAGENHEIM BY BLACK MIDI

31 July 2019 | Blog

July 30 – August 6 black midi announced their debut full-length, Schlagenheim on June 21st. Throughout, black midi — Georgie Greep (vocals/guitar), Matt Kwasniewski-Kelvin (vocals/guitar), Cameron Picton (vocals/bass), and Morgan Simpson (drums) — have a dynamic energy, playing as a musical unit that’s constantly in a state of flux and development. Schlagenheim was recorded with […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: PATIENCE BY MANNEQUIN PUSSY

23 July 2019 | Blog

July 24 – July 30 The third full-length from Mannequin Pussy, Patience is an album fascinated with the physical experience of the body, its songs tracking the movements of mouths and hands and racing hearts, skin and spit and teeth and blood. Deeply attuned to the power of their own physicality, the Philadelphia-based band channels […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: TRANSFORMER BY LOU REED

16 July 2019 | Blog

July 17 – July 23 Produced by David Bowie & Mick Ronson, also handling guitar duties on all songs, ‘Transformer’ is Lou Reed’s 2nd solo album, but the first containing new songs (his debut consisted reworks of songs he wrote in his Velvet Underground days). “Walk On The Wild Side” became a worldwide hit, despite […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: KEEPSAKE BY HATCHIE

9 July 2019 | Blog

July 10 – July 16 It is with utmost excitement that Ivy League Records can announce the forthcoming release of Hatchie’s debut album, ‘Keepsake!’ The release follows a breakout 2018 for the Brisbane artist, with her internationally acclaimed debut EP, ‘Sugar & Spice,’ receiving widespread support from triple j, Pitchfork, Stereogum, The Line of Best […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: BLEACH BY NIRVANA

2 July 2019 | Blog

July 3 – July 9 n 1989, a little-known Seattle band called Nirvana released their debut album on the local label Sub Pop Records. Although it saw critical adoration, ‘Bleach’ only gained the recognition it deserved after the wild success of Nirvana’s 1991 sophomore, ‘Nevermind.’ Originally recorded over three sessions with producer Jack Endino (Screaming […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: FALSE ALARM BY TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB

26 June 2019 | Blog

June 26 – July 2 Two Door Cinema Club’s  new album ‘False Alarm’ – recorded in relaxed and inclusive “come-and-go” sessions with Jacknife Lee in London and LA – is awash with the synthpop, disco and electro-funk elements, but sent spiralling left-field by broadside missiles of industrial rock, space pop and psychedelia. The elevator pitch: […] Read more

TRIFFID ALBUM OF THE WEEK: AMYL AND THE SNIFFERS BY AMYL AND THE SNIFFERS

6 June 2019 | Blog

June 5 – June 11 The wait is over, Amyl and the Sniffers’ self-titled album will be released on Flightless Records via Inertia! The debut album from Amyl and the Sniffers is the sound of 21st century Australia recorded in Sheffield with producer Ross Orton (Arctic Monkeys, M.I.A). It’s primal and explosive with a love […] Read more