Cocteau Twins - Cherry Coloured Funk (1990)


I bring the Cocteau Twins’ ‘Cherry Coloured Funk’ off Heaven or Las Vegas, the band’s most beloved album. 8 more words


Advent Calendar #12 - 24 Days of Free Music Downloads

We’ve reached the half-way point on this year’s Joyzine Advent Calendar and to celebrate we have another day of double downloadable delights for you.

First up is spoken word artist  191 more words

Dream Poppers Ummagma launch crowdfunding initiative for new LP ‘Compass’

Alex Kretov and Shauna McLarnon are Ummagma. We like their dreamy brand of shoegazey pop here at Aural Aggro.

Since their inception in 2003, the duo have given birth to 3 albums (2 from Ummagma and 1 collaboration with Sounds of Sputnik), 4 EPs, many videos and remixes, as well as one awesome daughter (now 11 years old). 136 more words


Tash talk for good cause

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Why Scenes Are Fucking Shit And Where I Am Coming From Using Shoegaze As An Example

There is a difference between supporting music and supporting a scene.

No-one can or should support all music – let’s face facts the vast majority of bands are fucking shit, however much it’s true that so many are brilliant.  885 more words


Track Of The Day: RedRooms - 'Our Hearts Beat As One'

RedRooms are a four piece from Manchester influenced by the likes of Siouxie and The Banshees, Echo and The Bunnymen, Killing Joke, & Cocteau Twins. The band are busy working on and recording an album at the moment, but they’ve shared single ‘Our Hearts Beat As One’ with us; and it’s a blues infused beauty with multiple layers of meaning. 119 more words

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