Listening Post: Now Closed

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Thanks to everyone who gave their time and expertise this weekend, picking their five favourites from the following list
ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
FIRST WORLD PROS – Oh Dear
FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
GO BY OCEAN – Ring Around the Sun
I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
JAKE DUNNING – Mindful
LIBERTY SHIP – Cast Away
MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
MEGAN LARA MAE – Mask
MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
MYATB – Not An Entertainer
PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On
POCKET DRAGON – Take a little time
PUZZLE – Realign
SECOND HAND POET – Silhouette
SERA – Optimist
SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard
SOUND FIX – People Just Do Nothing
TEEFF – Sun Sets East
THE ASSIST – Wonderful
THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
THE LODGERS – Sound The Alarm
TICTOKBOOM – The Wave
WE ARE ROME – Yore

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Any artist is welcome to send us a track via our inbox anytime between Monday and Thursday afternoon. It will be heard by every member of our moderation team that week, including Tom Robinson. Our favourite 25 tracks then appear here on our Listening Post every Friday to Sunday, giving the artists a chance to find out what complete strangers think of their music.

32 Comments

  1. SweetP

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On
    PUZZLE – Realign
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard
    THE LODGERS – Sound The Alarm

  2. Smashing post this week.
    Thanks one and all for sharing your hard work, I appreciate it. Because now i’ve got even more new music on my list. Ta :-)
    Now the hard bit, just five!

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    LIBERTY SHIP – Cast Away
    MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard

  3. The two stand out songs by quite some way are by Slowlights and The Lodgers, with the latter being top for me.

    LIBERTY SHIP – Cast Away
    MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    THE LODGERS – Sound The Alarm

  4. Tom

    BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    JAKE DUNNING – Mindful
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
    SOUND FIX – People Just Do Nothing

  5. Isaac F

    MEGAN LARA MAE – Mask
    PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
    TEEFF – Sun Sets East
    THE ASSIST – Wonderful
    WE ARE ROME – Yore

  6. I adore Flo Perlin:) also really enjoyed I See Rivers.
    Have a great Saint Patrick’s Day:)

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    PUZZLE – Realign
    SECOND HAND POET – Silhouette
    SERA – Optimist

  7. Chris Bye

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    MEGAN LARA MAE – Mask
    MYATB – Not An Entertainer
    TEEFF – Sun Sets East
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind

  8. BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    MYATB – Not An Entertainer
    SECOND HAND POET – Silhouette
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind

  9. Gary

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard
    SOUND FIX – People Just Do Nothing
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave

  10. Gary

    Great selection this week. I love Flo Perlin’s track – just beautiful.

  11. The Little Unsaid

    Cracking selection, particularly wonderful to hear Mik Artistik on here!

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    SOUND FIX – People Just Do Nothing
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave

  12. Kerstin

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
    MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave
    WE ARE ROME – Yore

  13. An excellent week, but here’s my 5 favs:

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    THE ASSIST – Wonderful
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    THE LODGERS – Sound The Alarm

    Have a great weekend…

  14. Steve Hoult

    Hey

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    PUZZLE – Realign
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard
    THE LODGERS – Sound The Alarm

  15. Really difficult week, first pass through the list came back with way too many great songs.

    My final 5 are:

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    LIBERTY SHIP – Cast Away
    PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind

    But the following came so close as well and maybe if I was in a different mood these would have been in my top 5 – Flo Perlin, Megan Lara Mae, Second Hand Poet, SERA, Tick Tock Boom and We Are Rome, oh thats 6 still, you see the problem.

    Well done to all.

  16. :)!

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart (!!!)
    MEGAN LARA MAE – Mask
    PUZZLE – Realign (!)
    SERA – Optimist (!!)
    WE ARE ROME – Yore

    If only I had more:
    POCKET DRAGON – Take a little time
    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun

  17. Thanks again for sorting out this pleasant Saturday morning playlist. Mik Artistik had to be in my shortlist.

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave

    Sean
    Sonic Breakfast

  18. Some great Saturday morning listening here…….

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    SERA – Optimist

  19. Anna Miller

    Mik Artistic is the best!!!

    BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On
    SECOND HAND POET – Silhouette
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave

  20. Steve Jefferson

    Really strong selection of songs this week, struggled to choose. The Slowlights track ‘I Try So Hard’ was a real standout for me. Organic, original and ready to fill arenas.

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
    JAKE DUNNING – Mindful
    MEGAN LARA MAE – Mask
    PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard

  21. Mike Leland

    FIRST WORLD PROS – Oh Dear
    JAKE DUNNING – Mindful
    SLOWLIGHTS – I Try So Hard
    SOUND FIX – People Just Do Nothing
    TEEFF – Sun Sets East

  22. I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    MIKARTISTIKSEGOTRIP – David Bowie Was A Funny Man
    MYATB – Not An Entertainer
    PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind

  23. Gersprungled

    I also rate (I See Rivers, Megan Lara Mae, Passion Bel Canon, Pocket Dragon)

    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart
    GO BY OCEAN – Ring Around the Sun
    THE ASSIST – Wonderful
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave
    WE ARE ROME – Yore

  24. oldierob

    Tricky week getting final 9 down to 5.

    here are my picks

    MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
    MEGAN LARA MAE – Mask
    PUZZLE – Realign
    THE ASSIST – Wonderful
    THE LODGERS – Sound The Alarm

    r

  25. That I See Rivers track is gorgeous. Very very filmscore-esque. And Pocket Dragon – They defo play in the pocket! Class musicians. Very reminiscent of Snarky Puppy. The Baby Seals – Great lairy sound and I love people who promote the idea of being happy with ya bodeh during a time when people see whitened teeth and implant-filled arse cheeks as perfection.

    GO BY OCEAN – Ring Around the Sun
    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    MYATB – Not An Entertainer
    POCKET DRAGON – Take a little time
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind

  26. Too many good tracks to choose from! I could have included First World Pros…Puzzle..Teeff…the list goes on. But five it is, so here are my five:

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    MALDITO – I’m Yours Tonight
    PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
    PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On
    SERA – Optimist

    Flo xx

  27. Another great selection :)

  28. LOL the actual choices didn’t post for some reason – here you go :)

    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    SERA – Optimist
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave
    WE ARE ROME – Yore

  29. bootsofspanishleather

    I just love kooky leftfield stuff. more please!

    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram
    PUZZLE – Realign
    SECOND HAND POET – Silhouette
    THE BABY SEALS – My Labia’s Lopsided, But I Don’t Mind
    TICTOKBOOM – The Wave

  30. Sam Pearce

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun
    LIBERTY SHIP – Cast Away
    PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On
    POCKET DRAGON – Take a little time
    SERA – Optimist

  31. BEDROOM EYES – After I Was A Kid But Before I Grew Up
    PASSION BEL CANON – Fire
    POCKET DRAGON – Take A Little Time
    PUZZLE – Realign
    SERA – Optimist

  32. What a fantastic week’s music.

    ALBERT MAN – Riding Shotgun 70s singer-songwriter heaven
    FLO PERLIN – Share My Heart lovely, ambient introduction gives way to a great song
    GO BY OCEAN – Ring Around the Sun San Francisco band, great song.
    I SEE RIVERS – Da Ram A Norwegian trio based in Liverpool, who can argue with that? Absolutely brilliant
    PASSPORT TO STOCKHOLM – Shine On Classy stuff

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