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Best releases/leaks in January 2008

elbuho
 
Made In The Dark
Made In The Dark
"A huge leap forward from The Warning. All killer this time, and no filler"
Vampire Weekend
Vampire Weekend
"Brooklyn hype? So what! Sumptuous blend of African beats with indie hooks"
Neptune
Neptune
"Highly anticipated follow-up to Cuts Across the Land"
Antidotes [Cd Album]
Antidotes [Cd Album]
"Dave Sitek produced debut has some great moments, but doesn't quite work as an album as much as I was expecting it to"
Beat Pyramid
Beat Pyramid
"Excellent debut by this bunch of 19 year olds"
Hold On Now, Youngster...
Hold On Now, Youngster...
"Los Campesinos long awaited debut does not disappoint"
In The Future
In The Future
"solid second album from Black Mountain"
Little Death
Little Death
"Surprisingly good debut album"
Here Comes The Wind
Here Comes The Wind
"Loved this from the moment I first heard it - jangly boy/girl indie with enough fuzzy guitar to stop it being too twee"
Correcto
Correcto
"Sounds like a supergroup made up of the Cars, the Buzzcocks and Devo"
Reality Check
Reality Check
"French indie heaven - sacre bleu"
Go Away White
Go Away White
"Bauhaus reform, record a classic then split up again, brilliant! This sounds like a long-lost David Bowie album recorded in 1975"
Sea From Shore
Sea From Shore
"Field Music side project? I much prefer it to FM's last effort"
I've Been to London to See the Queen
I've Been to London to See the Queen
"Female fronted powerpop"
Shots
Shots
"More indie awesomeness from Canada"
X Marks Destination
X Marks Destination
"Slightly unbalanced blend of squawky dance music and guitar-driven indie, the more dancy stuff is amazing."
In the Assembly Line
In the Assembly Line
"Swedish and therefore great. Highlight is the hypnotic 9-minute title track."
Slick Dogs And Ponies [Us Import]
Slick Dogs And Ponies [Us Import]
"More oversexed Marc Bolan swagger from San Diego"