in loving memory of Hubi
Presenting you today: Poule Noire – the prelude to another month packed with good music here at Poule d’Or. Nine hand-selected tracks, some new, some familiar and all great. Massive thanks to everyone involved, especially to Josef, Ben, Jay, Toby, Nathan, Kiki, Will and Aaron.
1. Lay Bac – Stay Out Tonight // Perfect tunes to reminisce about last summer. / Austin, Texas / MySpace / Blog / Bandcamp
2. Penguin Prison – Something I’m Not // Big name on Poule Noire: Chris Glover is quite popular already and that’s a rad track. / New York, NY / MySpace / facebook
3. Fine Mist – I Can’t Stand It // Awesome good mood pop out of Canada. Check out their debut album ‘Public Domain’. / Vancouver, Canada / MySpace /
4. Body Language – Social Studies // Soothing. / Brooklyn, New York / MySpace / facebook / twitter
5. Slow Motion Shoes – Brendan Fraser // Brendan Fraser? Brendan Fraser! / Manchester, UK / MySpace /
6. Total Warr – I Don’t Need Your Friendship // Lovely duet from Paris. Really digging this track. From their ace debut EP ‘Cascades’. / Paris, France / MySpace / soundcloud / twitter
7. Sleep Good – Boulderdashing // From their awesome debut ‘Skyclimber’. Mellow dream pop at its best. / Austin, Texas / MySpace / bandcamp
8. Palms On Fire – Palm Tree // From Russia with love. Wonder if they have palms in Russia. / Izhevsk, Russia (try google-mapping that woooohooo!!) / MySpace / EP on Holiday Records /
9. Civil Civic – Run Overdrive // Rough guitar version of Ratatat. Cool. / London, UK / MySpace / Blog / bandcamp / twitter
Poule d’Or newbies might want to check out the previous selections here.