The Weekly Catch-Up (w/e 2nd August)

Happy Saturday to one and all, it's that time of week again where we delve into the past 7 days to re-live the best new music from all over the world. New videos, covers, new tracks and even some Sigur Ros demos!

Ed Macfarlene

Damon Albarn - Lucy

More music from old favourite Damon Albarn now, nope not that illusive Blur album but a new solo track that's in Scarlett Johansen movie - "Lucy". The motion picture soundtrack for "Lucy" is out now on Back Lot Music.


Adam French - More To Life / Ivory

Adam French today has been announced as one of the acts that'll be performing on the BBC Introducing Stage at Reading and Leeds festival. He has also unveiled two brand new tracks, one called "More To Life" and the other, the b-side "Ivory". You can check out both of the stunning songs below!

Catfish & The Bottlemen - Cocoon

Catfish and the Bottlemen keep on writing anthematic songs, when their album drops it's going to be an absolute corker. They're one of the most exciting bands around at the moment, their live shows, videos and tracks are all brilliant, so why not scroll on down to check it out!

Lonely The Brave - All Is Full Of Love

Cambridge rockers Lonely The Brave have covered Bjork's "All Is Full of Love", a song that her fans absolutely love! The band has certainly had a great year and with their superb cover of the song it looks like they really enjoyed it too! This is the third video taken from their Angel Studios sessions, take a look at others they've recorded here. 

Peace - Lost On Me

Yet another teaser for Peace's new album, following on from "World Pleasure" and "Money", "Lost On Me" has been released at the right time, with summery melodies in the chorus, atmospheric guitar solos and thick basslines this is certainly one for the summer! Scroll on down to check it out!

Pixel Fix - Overflow

Pixel Fix have continued their long run of outstanding music with their latest track "Overflow". The track itself is the closing cut from their latest EP - "Running Thin", which is out on the 4th of August via Owlbear Records. What's best about this release is that they're releasing it on cassette, I feel like a 8 year old boy again! Viva la cassette!


Ed Macfarlene - Crystal on the Lens

 The Friendly Fires front-man has uploaded a short 1:30 track called "Crystal on the Lens" which he describes as "MPC tomfoolery on a summer's day. Another one for the vault of dead ends." So might've this been a FF release? Who knows, but enjoy the fact he's making music again!