New Releases

Soundtracked – July 17th

Here are some of the recent song releases we've been enjoying at LDOI.

Here are some of the recent song releases we’ve been enjoying at LDOI. All songs featured can be found in the Spotify playlist linked at the bottom of the page (updated bi-weekly).

*FEATURED TRACK*: Sky Burial – Crushed Beaks

Euphoric indie rock reaches dizzying heights, twirling vivid colours and shimmering sounds. FFO: The Orielles, JAWS

Feature photo credit – Nathan Sam Long

Autumn – Mwahaha

Synthy electronic rock that wouldn’t look out of place in the 80s charts. The group bring a gloomier influence to the sparkle and glam of the 80s. FFO: David Bowie, Tears For Fears, Goldfrapp, Joy Division

Roxy – sleepyhead

Sugar-sweet indie pop with a sparkling summer energy and a rosy melody – songs to soothe your mind. (There’s even a neat little guitar riff too!) FFO: Boy Pablo, FINNEAS, Peach Pit

She – Meyru

Soothing guitar riffs and mellow vocals intertwine together to create a tranquil pop song, before the temperature rises and the beat picks up, transforming into a rocking psychedelic fantasy. FFO: Mild High Club, Temporex, Peach Pit

My Only – ARCHE

Verging on psychedelia, the dreamy shoegaze pop from ARCHE emits a cool, dusky atmosphere, generated by a subtle melody and hazy vocals. A song for the night owls. FFO: Swimming Tapes, The Japanese House, Summer Salt

Hawai Chill – Kicktracks

Low-fi funky instrumental over-layed with refined vocal elements – Kicktracks crafts layer upon layer of fine-tuned beats and melodies. FFO: Temporex, Vansire, Banes World

Get Me Started – FREEMAN

Raw vocals and tangy guitar feed into a refreshingly classic sound, developing a vintage nostalgia evocative of the 70s. London-based artist FREEMAN is set to release his sophomore album in September. FFO: Tom Petty, The Doobie Brothers

Teddy – Easter Island Statues

Thrashing drums, turbulent riffs, and an unstoppable energy, ‘Teddy’ gravitates between calmer verses and thumping choruses, before erupting into a final burst of power. FFO: VANT, Foals

Little Girl – Ghost Town Cinema

Honest lyrics and husky vocals are paired with a muted melody and accompanied by a heartwarming video, which intertwines both song and story. FFO: Kodaline, Vance Joy

I Follow – Charlie Strange

Creating a fairy-tale-esque atmosphere through soft, ethereal vocals, and a calming melody, ‘I Follow’ has a quietly beautiful lullaby feel. FFO: Beach House, Jorja Smith

Hey Wavy Baby – Only Rainyday Rainbow

Muffled vocals and a light melody transcend into darkness, lowering into gnarly riffs and a rowdy melody, before fading away into an almost creepy sounding vocal distortion. FFO: King Gizzard, Mac Demarco, The Garden

Outlaw – THE JON JOHNS

Racing surf rock, brimming with intensity and roaring riffs, before catapulting into a groovy guitar frenzy. FFO: The Garden, Bad//Dreems

Egg Shells – Ka Pala

Sweet pop with an effortlessly slick saxophone breakdown – a well crafted summery sound. FFO: Rex Orange County, The Marias

Window – Perfect Posture

Chilled out low-fi pop for cozy days. Simple but addictive – the track emits warmth, and a sense of optimism. FFO: Rex Orange County, Temporex, Cuco

Listen to the ‘Soundtracked’ playlist here:

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