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WATCH: FRENCH SYNTHWAVE OUTFIT NEON LINES

Depeche Mode-influenced French synthwave outfit Neon Lines are coming to London on April 1 to play the Synth Wave Live all-dayer at the Zigfrid von Underbelly in Hoxton Square. Running from 2pm until 3am, the synth-stuffed line-up includes some of …

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WATCH: NEW RADIOPHONIC WORKSHOP MATERIAL

The Radiophonic Workshop have announced the release of an album of new material, their first commercially available output since 1985. ‘Burials In Several Earths’ will be out on their own Room 13 label on 19th May. It’s available now for …

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LISTEN: HANNAH PEEL AND JOHN FOXX

Hannah Peel, who was responsible for Electronic Sound’s Album Of The Year 2016, has recorded a duet with John Foxx which is available as part of the digital release of the single ‘Hope Lasts’ which is due for release on …

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LISTEN: NEW PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING SINGLE

The UK’s favourite tweedy electronic spods Public Service Broadcasting have just released a new single. From their third album, which is slated for a summer release, ‘Progress’ features vocals from Camera Obscura’s Tracyanne Campbell. Songwriter J. Willgoose, Esq., explains: ‘I …

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New Delia Derbyshire Project

Details of the ‘Deliaphonica Soundbank’ have been announced today by the electronic music charity Delia Derbyshire Day. On what would have been Delia’s 80th birthday – Friday 5 May – DD Day will launch an interactive web platform called the …

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WATCH: FUTURE ISLANDS NEW VIDEO

‘Ran’ is taken from the new Future Islands album ‘The Far Field’, which is released by 4AD on April 7th, features an appearance by Debbie Harry. The video for ‘Ran’ delivers the kind of heartfelt and to-the-point aesthetic we’ve come …

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Stream new Sherwood & Pinch album in full

  Legendary dub producer Adrian Sherwood and Bristol dubstep kingpin Rob Ellis, aka Pinch, are premiering their new ‘Man Vs Sofa’ album with a free public stream ahead of its release tomorrow (24 Feb). Listen to the album, which features …

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WIRE 40th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

Wire, whose 15th studio album ‘Silver/Lead’ is set for release on March 31, have announced a busy live schedule aimed at celebrating the band’s 40th anniversary (since the first gig at London’s Roxy played by the ‘classic’ line-up in 1977) …

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WATCH: THE LEMON TWIGS NEW VIDEO

The new Lemon Twigs video has just been released, ahead of their sold out dates UK dates in March. Read all about them in the current issue of Electronic Sound where we discuss The Beatles, synths and yellow trainers. The …

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Mind On The Run: The Basil Kirchin Story

Words: ES STAFF A celebration of Basil Kirchin, the forgotten genius of post-war British Music, will take place at Hull City Hall from 17-19 February. Initially a drummer inspired by jazz and mambo, Kirchin’s life has spanned the days when …