Conscience & Cowardice

Dent May – Across The Multiverse (feat. Frankie Cosmos)
Kacey Johansing – Bow And Arrow
Foreign/National – Mr Unlucky
Girlpool – It Gets More Blue
Reptaliens – If You Want
The Electric Pop Group – Postcard
Sure Sure – Hands Up Head Down
Gizmo Varillas – Hold On
Cones – Echoes On
Her’s – I’ll Try
Sea Pinks – Watercourse
Soccer Mommy – Out Worn
Minden – Real Sugar
Hamjam – Lean
Fake Laugh – I Made A Sound
Big Thief – Mythological Beauty

Photo credit: “Lacklustre me” (30*40 watercolour on paper) by Hülya Özdemir.

 

Come Fly With Me

Mandy Sloan – Oh My Dear
Ducktails – Light A Candle
Mega Bog – She’s History
Holy Motors – Honeymooning
Ghost Music – Strange Love
Lesneu – Sergio (Lovin’ version)
Vigaristas – Atraiu
Cut Worms – Song Of The Highest Tower
Trudy & The Romance – Is There A Place I Can Go
Tennis – Diamond Rings
Morning TV – Let It Lie
Vansire – Nice To See You (feat. Floor Cry)
Dude Low – Turn Back To What You Love
Crepes – Four Years Time
Jesse Woods – Misery Love Song
Psychic Markers – Hardly Strangers

Photo credit: Illustration by Malika Favre

I Need To Start A Garden

Rose Droll – Too Damn Good To Give Up
Haley Heynderickx – Oom Sha La La
Nadine – Not My Kind Od Movie
Kraków Loves Adana – American Boy
Mattiel – Count Your Blessings
Someone – Forget Forgive
Laura K – Apologise
Phoebe Bridgers – Motion Sickness
Alana Henderson – Let This Remain
Pip Hall – Ill At Ease
East Of My Youth – Go Home
Joyeur – Dig
ShitKid – Yooouuu
Pearla – Somewhere
Freya – Nineteen Hours
Anna Burch – 2 Cool 2 Care
Oddnesse – I Used To
Strawberry Runners – Garden Hose

Photo credit: Self-portrait by Meggie Royer

Arborescence

Dick Stusso – Modern Music
So Many Wizards – Millipede
Renata Zeiguer – Follow Me Down
The Radio Dept. – Your True Name
Nadine – Pews
Amen Dunes – Miki Dora
Karen O feat. Michael Kiwanuka – Yo! My Saint
Helena Deland – There Are A Thousand
Leyya – Heat
Honeymilk feat. Matilda Wiezell – Coming Home
Born Ruffians – Forget Me
Lucius – Neighbors
Haley Heynderickx – Untitled God Song
Dr. Dog – Listening In
Frankie Cosmos – Jesse
Okay-Kaya – IUD
The Shacks – Follow Me

Photo credit: work on paper by Kirra Jamison

 

Here’s To Us All!

NASA Apollo 8: Merry Christmas
Damien Jurado – Kalla Hus
Tracey Thorn – Joy
Andrew Bird – So Much Wine, Merry Christmas
Kevin Morby – Blue Christmas
Petra Haden – Petra Of The Bells
Freedom Fry – Oh Santa (Bad World)
Kacey Musgraves, feat. Leon Bridges – Present With A Bow
Fitz & The Tantrums – Santa Stole My Lady
Pete Astor – Christmas Time
The Dø – Mele Kalikimaka
Tele Novella – Purple Snowflakes
The Golden Dregs – Driving Home For Christmas
Flora Cash – Snow, Lights
Kittyhawk – Silver Bells
Communist Daughter – Fairytale Of New York (The Pogues)
Joseph – Sister Winter
The Lifeforms – The Holidays O! Oh!

Photo credit: Geof Kern

Hide And Seek

Mark Loughrey – Before I Was Awake
Anna St. Louis – 288
Julia Jacklin – Hay Plain
Kevin Krauter – Fantasy Theme
PigPen Theatre Co. – Sydney
Violetta Zironi – Don’t Make Me A Fool
Modern Studies – Every Florist In Every Town
Nev Cottee – Open Eyes
Cloves – Better Now (acoustic)
Meilyr Jones – All Is Equal In Love
Cass McCombs – Medusa’s Outhouse
Megan Bonnell – Can’t Have You
Frightened Rabbit – Fields Of Wheat
Mutual Benefit – The Hereafter

Photo credit: Bath White. Oil on canvas by Amy Judd.

 

Start Here

Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can

Jonathan Bree – You’re So Cool
Alex Cameron – Candy May
Giorgio Tuma – Foxes Don’t Lie
Retrospect – Moon Ride
Holy Miranda – Exquisite
The Legendary House Cats – Logic & Loss
Charlie Brand – Zen Whatever
Kevin Morby – Beautiful Strangers
Jim James – Here In Spirit
Luke Rathborne – Don’t Call Me Baby
Holy Sons – It’s My Feeling
Raoul Vignal – Bless You
Smoothposer – Summer
The Cactus Channel & Sam Cromack – Do It For Nothing
Kan Wakan – No Line
Twelve’Len – In The Forest We Walk Through
Morningbell – Goodbye and Goodbye and Goodbye and Goodbye

Photo credit: Face by Lynn Scurfield

Taking My Time

Give and take my own advice / Until my demise / And live out the rest of my days / Taking my time
An undisputable thing / An unavoidable thing / Please don’t make me explain… ― Jim Guthrie

Tanukichan – Bitter Medicine
Steady Holiday – Terror
Sequoyah Tiger – Hey Paul Anka
Alice Phoebe Lou – Red
Gothic Tropic – Cry Like A Man
Ofelia K – Bad Boys
Cat Clyde – Running Water
Molly Burch – Try
Lina Tullgren – Get Lost
Emmy The Great – Mahal Kita
Juanita Stein – I’ll Cry
Angie Hudson – Bird
Rodes Rollins – Wes Come Back
Marle Thompson – Surf Rising
Mavi Phoenix – Love Longtime
Emily Reo – Spell

Photo credit: Ikegami Yoriyuki

Half-Past Nowhere

“We can only blame ourselves, so come sit with me in the dark. It’s half-past nowhere, everywhere.” ― Charles Bukowski

Gurli Octavia (You Lay Low)
Gus Harvey (Withches)
Jamila Woods (Holy)
Sleep Party People (The Missing Steps)
Jesse (De-pression)
Amber Arcades (Wouldn’t Even Know – feat. Bill Ryder Jones)
Willolux (Modern Day Maestro)
Horsebeach (The Highest Place)
Shabazz Palaces (Shine A Light – feat. Thaddillac)
The Cactus Channel & Sam Cromack (Everything Is Right In Front Of Me)
Feathered Sun (How Strange)
Noa May (Hey – Pixies cover)
Ariel Pink (Another Weekend)
Nia Wyn (Do You Love Enough)
J. Bernardt (On Fire)
Lynette Williams (Light)

Photo credit: Tyler Spangler

 

Two Hopes

Burn Antares (Who Loves The Sun // The Velvet Underground)
Doe Paoro (How Come You Never Go There // Feist)
Trails And Ways (Lost // Frank Ocean)
Swim Mountain (Love On Top // Beyoncé)
The Penelopes (Never Let Me Down Again // Depeche Mode)
Nick Waterhouse (Smooth Operator // Sade)
Gizmo (Girls Just Want To Have Fun // Cyndi Lauper)
Foxes In Fiction (The World Is As Soft As Lace // Felt)
The Blank Agains (Love Is The Drug // Roxy Music)
Video Video (Mother Stands For Comfort // Kate Bush)
Porridge Radio (Walking The Cow // Daniel Johnston)
Local Natives (Out Among The Stars // Johnny Cash)
Crater (Shoot You Down // Stone Roses)
You Are Number Six (Nantes // Beirut)
Dean & Britta (Friday I’m In Love // The Cure)
Stars (Asleep // The Smiths)

Photo credit: Two Hoops by Charlotte Bracegirdle. Acrylic on printed page from book, original by Tibor Csorgeo