Monthly Archives: May 2024

Cycles Per Second 05/29/24: Bandcamp, etc. Links

On this week’s show: Southern hemisphere sounds: contemplative new Aussie tunes (Jen Cloher, Great Earthquake), new New Zealand punk and indie (PRETTY DUMB, Ringlets), plus vintage Dunedin Sound reissued (The Verlaines). American indie from the west coast: Bay Area (Aluminum, Christina’s Trip), Seattle (Spiral XP) and Portland (CUT PIECE). And hey, let’s not forget Delaware (Brother of Monday) and North Carolina (trust blinks). What else? Swiss jangle (The Blue Herons), German synth-punk (Autobahns), and new + reissues from the UK.

More from each artist via links below…


trust blinks – what’s that sound?

Christina’s Trip – My Friend

Spiral XP – Awake (Spring Version)

Aluminum – Everything

The Verlaines – I Stare Out

Average Life Complaints – Skinned Alive

Ringlets – New Life


CUT PIECE – Room With A View

Autobahns – Loss Of The Rights

Brother of Monday – Hunting Redemption

Jen Cloher – Annabelle

Silver Biplanes – Back Of My Mind

The Blue Herons – In The Skies

Birdie – Folksinger

Great Earthquake – Trauma and Impact

Cycles Per Second 05/22/24: Bandcamp, etc. Links

On this week’s show: Jangle & fuzz from Indonesia (Splitz) and Japan (Junji K), Belgian dance-punk (Plexi Stad), Canadian twang (The Garrys) and Scottish pop from swirling (Nightshift) to straightforward (The Cords). American indie from Chicago DIY pop (Sharp Pins) to New Orleans stuttering haze (Belong) to LA gaze (Draag) and experimental punk (Rearranged Face). Plus rock (Bad Bangs), punk with a pop swirl (Antenna) and a drumming legend (SnarskiCircusLindyBand), all from Australia.

Full menu of songs, with links, below…


Nightshift – Crystal Ball

Sharp Pins – Is It Better

Splitz – No Bye Bye

Junji K – red train​(​追​憶​の​レ​ッ​ド​ト​レ​イ​ン

The Cords – Rather Not Stay

SnarskiCircusLindyBand – I Don​’​t Think I​’​ll Ever Sleep With You Again

Belong – Souvenir

Draag – Microgravity tank

Bad Bangs – Sympathy

The Garrys – Cakewalk

Blueboy – One

Antenna – Lost

Crumbs – Rest In Pieces

Plexi Stad – Stand​-​by (Stuck on)

Rearranged Face – A Cloud Of Birds

Laughing – Will She Ever Be A Friend Of Mine