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New Music – The Rescue Ships, Nightbox, Swords

Here are the latest New Music selections from the On The Record column in tomorrow’s edition of The Ticket. All tips for future New Music picks welcome below The Rescue Ships Melbourne duo (and musical directors for TV show Underbelly: …

Thu, Aug 11, 2011, 09:45

   

Here are the latest New Music selections from the On The Record column in tomorrow’s edition of The Ticket. All tips for future New Music picks welcome below

The Rescue Ships

Melbourne duo (and musical directors for TV show Underbelly: Razor) Brian Campeau and Elana Stone unleash their new wayward-pop wares and we’re wowed by first tune “On the Air”. As found via Aussie radio station Triple J’s Unearthed website. Listen to the track here.

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Nightbox

Five Wicklow kids in Toronto, Nightbox are already showing a tasty ability when it comes to indie-pop tunes with blissful grooves and merry bleeps. Debut EP produced by MSTRKRFT’s AL-P and Death From Above 1979′s Sebastien Grainger and the band are home for Irish dates (and the Electric Picnic) later this month.

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Swords

Dublin-based trio cutting a dash with neatly clipped electro-pop tunes (“Chasm”) and smart elegant hooks (“Sunday”). Playing the Ballyfermot Rock festival on August 21