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Record review: Machines in Heaven – Glasgow Jihad [Black Lantern Music]

1Glasgow Jihad Despite their questionable EP title, more befitting a horror-punk act, Machines in Heaven are a new, Glaswegian, four-piece who make synthy, squelchy electronica. ‘The National Monument’ has a modern hip-hop feel, opening on blissed bleeps before bleeding into a chopped out vocal, and although it’s a … Continue Reading ››

Record review: So Many Animal Calls – ‘She Was Speaking From the Bottom of the Sea’ [Overlook]

1smac_cover Glasgow quartet So Many Animal Calls describe themselves as “fail-popers”, answers on a postcard to what musical genre that actually falls under because I am absolutely snookered. What I do know is that the latest single from the band is drenched in a saccharine induced coma of … Continue Reading ››