Monthly Archives: March 2024

Cycles Per Second 03/13/24: Bandcamp, etc. Links

On this week’s show: Bright indie pop from New Jersey (lightheaded) and Dutch haze (Volksempfänger). Atmospheric electronics from Berlin, Brooklyn staccato post-pun, and rave-up rock from Besançon, France. New British indie from fresh faces (Crumbs) and refreshed vets (mctells). Rock from Chicago (Stuck, the courts) and DIY bedroom pop from Seattle (Light Metal Age).

A Bandcamp link for every artist played, just a short scroll away…


Close Lobsters – Going To Heaven To See If It Rains (Janice Long session)

mctells – blue eyes

The New Existentialists – the Garden of Earthly Delights

Light Metal Age – T.U.L.I.P.

Volksempfänger – What The Girl Does

Crumbs – You’re Just Jealous

Programmique – Desire Reiteration

Stuck – Deep Tunnel

Slender – Purple Light

Contractions – Liesse

the courts – On Yr Mind

lightheaded – Dawn Hush Lullaby

Dog Park – Sunny Decadence

Andrew Pekler – Love Among The Crickets

LOU – 08

Cola – Bitter Melon

You’re Jovian – No Light

Cycles Per Second 03/06/24: Bandcamp, etc. Links

On this week’s show: A sunny start to the show, with pure California pop (Lunchbox), then jangle from Germany (theCatherines), the UK (Holiday Ghosts, Autocamper) and the USA (Linda Smith). Shoegaze from Boston (Magic Shoppe) to Tokyo (re:lapse), and spaced-out bliss from Seattle (somesurprises). Plus more Aussie indie rock (Drunk Mums, S:Bahn), quavering UK garage-pop from vintage (Twelve Cubic Feet) to modern (The Pheromoans), and more fizzy jangle from the Sarah Records alumni crew (Jetstream Pony).

Ears asking for more? Good thing we’ve got some more links…


Lunchbox – Dinner for Two

theCatherines – Where Do You Stand?

Holiday Ghosts – Big Congratulations

Linda Smith – Afternoon Tea

Autocamper – Bonfire Night

Twelve Cubic Feet – Hello Howard

Jetstream Pony – Look Alive!

Magic Shoppe – Something Hollow

re:lapse – i hate you

somesurprises – Be Reasonable

Drunk Mums – Saturday

Nervous Twitch – Persistent Itch

The Pheromoans – Compound Shock

Why Bother? – High as the Heavens

S:Bahn – Disney Princesses (Susan Says)