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Seahawks ‘Omega Beach’ (Captains Log)

Seahawks are two music enthusiasts named Jon Tye and Pete Fowler (he of Monsterism fame). Couple of guys, little vinyl record label (Captains Log), a bit of gear (I’m talking about synths here, hedonists)… All pleasantly predictable enough right? But here’s where it gets interesting. Because these guys are doing something truly and identifiably original. […]

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LCD Soundsystem ‘Bye Bye Bayou’ (DFA Records)

It’s always, or rather generally, something to get excited about when a new LCD Soundsystem record emerges from the ether. If you’re a regular reader/viewer/listener of Heads Down, you’ll realise I have the occasional predilection for twisted or ethereal pop- this is one of those records (WARNING: if you’re only here for the discoid underground […]

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Boredoms ‘Ant 10’ (Lindstrøm Remix)

Boredoms is a band from Osaka in Japan. I’m pretty sure I caught them (unintentionally) at a gig at Camden’s Barfly waaaaay back in the day (baggy jeans, hoodies, garish Nikes Wovens- Tubbs circa 1999…) and I kind of watched/drank/ignored in equal measure. They’ve kind of sloshed from one trend to the other: from psyche […]

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