Monthly Archives: October 2023

Cycles Per Second 10/25/23: Bandcamp, etc. Links

On this week’s show: Fresh North American jangle, from SF (The Umbrellas) to Toronto (Ducks Ltd.), shoegaze from LA (Mo Dotti). Indie pop from Portugal (Pega Monstro), Brazil (A Última Peça), the UK (The Bug Club) and the Netherlands (Lewsberg). Punk from Chicago (Body Shop) to the UK (Witching Waves, VIRVON VARVON). Plus awesome weirdness fresh from Sydney (The Lewers) and recently unearthed from SF (Thinking Fellers Union Local 282).

Hear more from every artist featured in this week’s show…


The Umbrellas – Three Cheers!

Pega Monstro – Willkommen

The Bug Club – The Loudest Violin

A Última Peça – Sess​ã​o das cinco

Lewsberg – A Different View

Ducks Ltd. – The Main Thing

Mo Dotti – For Anyone And You
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Checkpoint – Break

No Drama – MFNM

Rat Columns – Life In The Jungle

Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 – Strange Mail

Witching Waves – Vessel


Body Shop – Fractal

The Lewers – O Karina

Cycles Per Second 10/18/23: Bandcamp, etc. Links

On the show this week: From New Zealand: new lo-fi indie (Cuticles) and an 80s-vintage lost gem (Vibraslaps). Shades of punk from Germany (Berliner Doom), Australia (Gyrate), and the USA (Hard Copy, CHERRY CHEEKS). Shimmering and crashing pop from Japan (kinoue64) to LA (Cupid & Psyche), jangle from NYC (The Woods) and SF (HELPFUL PEOPLE) to the UK (Ruth’s Refrigerator), and an orchestral Scottish pop blast from the past (Starless / Friends Again).

Want to know how to hear more? Visit the artists’ Bandcamps, below…


Parlor Hour – Black and Blue

kinoue64 – 問う–36

HELPFUL PEOPLE – Bugs From Below

The Woods – So Long Before Now

Ruth’s Refrigerator – Your Dog is Rich and Your Cat is Good Looking

Vibraslaps – Le Bomb

Berliner Doom – Veganer Softrock

Hard Copy – Chew


Gyrate – Collision

Cuticles – Know Not What

Rachel Love – Beautiful

Starless / Friends Again – State of Art (live, 2017)

Cupid & Psyche – Datura Sketch

GURL – Silly Dreams