SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #65

Our monthly selection of new music is back on our February podcast!

Future Islands have announced their upcoming album The Far Field and we have the lead single “Ran”.

Synthpop legends Depeche Mode release “Where’s the Revolution” from their new LP Spirit and The Magnetic Fields have new material from Stephin Merritt’s ambitious experiment 50 Song Memoir.

The Jesus and Mary Chain’s eagerly awaited Damage and Joy is out next month a we have a preview with “Always Sad” and Wolf Girl release a 7” with “Moody”.

There’s also the brilliant new track from Sacred Paws called “Strike a Match” from the album of the same name which is out now on Rock Action Records.

Frànçois & The Atlas Mountains return plus there’s the latest from The Courtneys, PWR BTTM, The Whooperups and Wesley Gonzalez.

Also on the podcast there’s Alex Lahey, Kane Strang, Sodastream, Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums, Papernut Cambridge, Enderby’s Room, Alex Chilltown, Xiu Xiu and Poppies.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #64

We start the new year with the best 20 songs from the past month on our January podcast!

Jens Lekman releases his fourth album Life Will See You Now soon and we kick off with with “What’s That Perfume That You Wear?”

The New Pornographers return with “High Ticket Attractions” whilst The Shins tease “Name For You” from the upcoming Heartworms LP.

British Sea Power give us the fantastic “Bad Bohemian” and Arcade Fire collaborate with Mavis Staples on the one-off track “I Give You Power”.

Los Campesinos! put out their second single from their Sick Scenes album and we have the brilliant “Same Place” by Peaness and “Short Elevated Period” from Wire.

PINS have Iggy Pop featuring on a new track “Aggrophobe” plus there’s the latest from The xx and the Lætitia Sadier Source Ensemble.

Also on the podcast there’s Dirty Projectors, KEEL HER, Stanley Brinks & The Old Time Kaniks, Desperate Journalist, Gnoomes, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, of Montreal, Father John Misty and Ed Dowie.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #63

It’s our final podcast of the year as we compile our favourite new songs from the past month on our December podcast!

We say goodbye to one of our favourite bands Allo Darlin’ who bow out with the brilliant “Hymn On the 45”.

The Jesus and Mary Chain will be releasing their first album in 18 years, Damage and Joy, and we lift “Amputation” from that. We also have the latest from King Creosote and The Hidden Cameras who have released excellent LPs this year.

Bill Botting & The Two Drink Minimums cover “Graceland” from their upcoming debut album and Enderby’s Room return with “Lakeside”.

The Proper Ornaments are back with “Cremated (Blown Away)” from their forthcoming LP Foxhole plus new singles from Neil Young, The Wave Pictures, Papernut Cambridge, The Wharves, Totally and Ultimate Painting.

Also on the podcast there’s a festive offering from Night Flowers plus Tennis, Delay Trees, The Pictish Trail, Kristin Kontrol, Wild Beasts and Joe Goddard.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #62

We’re back with our November podcast featuring our pick of the best songs from the past month!

Suggested Friends kick things off with their brilliant single “Chicken”.

Young Romance’s debut album Another’s Blood is out now and we lift “Above the Wall” from that whilst Yassassin put out their second 7” with “Pretty Face”.

Peaness are a new band from Chester who have released “Seafoam Islands” on Odd Box Records and there’s a return for Rose Elinor Dougall who has an LP out on Vermillion Records early next year.

We have the latest tracks from Cate Le Bon and Fear of Men whilst Xiu Xiu are back with “Wondering”.

Our Swedish Special returns to the club on Friday and we feature Dungen’s “Achmed flyger” and there’s a preview from the forthcoming Los Campesinos! album.

Also on the podcast there’s Year of Birds, The Holiday Crowd, The Bellamys, The xx, Emmy the Great, Laura Marling, Ramesh, Woodpigeon, The Proper Ornaments and Stanley Brinks & The Old Time Kaniks.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #61

We’re back with our October podcast featuring our pick of the best 20 tracks from the past month!

King Creosote release Astronaut Meets Appleman and we start with “Wake Up to This”.

Girl Ray have put out their first single on Moshi Moshi Records with “Trouble” and The Shins give us a preview of their new album due next year with “Dead Alive”.

We lift “Silver Morning” from the recent Slow Club LP and there’s a welcome return for Delay Trees with “Brightest Eyes”.

Wild Beasts fifth album is built around the concept of masculinity and we take “Alpha Female” from that plus the latest from of Montreal and The Tuts.

Franz Ferdinand and Le Tigre have contributed to the 30 Days, 30 Songs project where different artist contribute a new anti-Trump song every day until the US election.

Also on the podcast there’s Desperate Journalist, Shana Falana, The Wave Pictures, Wilco, Nat Johnson, Thee Oh Sees, Ultimate Painting, Lilah Larson, Dirty Projectors and Alexis Taylor.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #60

Our September podcast returns with our pick of the best new alternative music!

Butcher Boy are back with the hymnal “November 1951, Bad Things Happen When It’s Quiet” as are The Hidden Cameras with “The Day I Left Home” which is taken from their forthcoming LP Home On Native Land.

Patience put out their new 7″ single “The Pressure” on Night School Records and The Radio Dept. return with “Swedish Guns”.

Ice Choir release “Unprepared” from their album Designs In Rhythm, Hatcham Social are calling it a day and leave us with “A New World Calling” and the brilliant Goon Sax hit us with “Sweaty Hands”.

LUST continue to their prolific run with the unreleased “Colour Wave” plus new tracks from Slumberland Records’ Real Numbers and The Lovely Eggs.

Also on the podcast there’s Honeyblood, The Wolfhounds, Fear of Men, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Milk Skin, Pete Astor, Robert Rotifer, Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Tony Molina and Freschard.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #59

Our monthly new music mix is back as we handpick the best songs for our August podcast!

We start with two of our favourite bands. Tigercats have a new track out “Rent Control” and The Wave Pictures return with “The Running Man” from their forthcoming album Bamboo Diner In The Rain.

Ultimate Painting release their third LP Dusk via Trouble In Mind Records next month and we lift “Cold Is the Colour” from our standout record of the year by Boys Forever.

Teenage Fanclub are back with “Thin Air” alongside new material from Belle and Sebastian with “Olympic Village, 6AM”.

Husband-and-wife duo Tennis return and there’s more from YUKKA who have a new EP out on their Wold Recordings label. Plus Wild Beasts, Bon Iver, Tacocat and The Tuts.

Also on the podcast there’s Rainbow Reservoir, Ulrika Spacek, Dinosaur Jr., Parquet Courts, Sam Evian, Ralegh Long and Alexis Taylor.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #58

Our July podcast is back with the best 20 tracks from the past month!

We start with one of our favourite new bands Beds in Parks who release the brilliant “I’m a Warhol”.

Yassassin are a new quintet and we feature “Social Politics” from their upcoming EP. We also have latest singles from Chorusgirl and Joanna Gruesome.

Fortuna Pop! and Slumberland Records are putting out an excellent compilation called Continental Drift and we have a trio of songs from it with Mercury Girls, Wildhoney and The Spook School.

WIAIWYA continue their 7” series with Nancy Sin plus there’s the debut single from Seafang and the return of Honeyblood. Pixies are back with “Um Chagga Lagga” from their Head Carrier LP alongside The Wolfhounds, Deerful and Slow Club.

Also on the podcast there’s Palomica, Wilco, Pete Astor, Darren Hayman, Steven James Adams and King Creosote.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #57

We’re back with our June podcast featuring our pick of the best songs from the past month!

Teleman guest DJ at our next club night and they’re back with their superb latest single “Glory Hallelujah”.

of Montreal return with “It’s Different For Girls” and we have an exclusive track “Let’s Start It Over” from the forthcoming EP from Cosines out soon on Fika Recordings.

Boys Forever have been one of our favourite discoveries this year and we have the fantastic “Voice in My Head”. We also have new material from Trust Fund and Night Flowers.

YUKKA is a new band and we have their first single “Icicle” alongside the long awaited return of The Avalanches. Jarvis Cocker has a new EP out as we feature “Theme From Likely Stories” plus Bat For Lashes, Savages, Evans the Death and Iggy Pop.

Also on the podcast there’s Wild Beasts, Mystery Jets, Martha, Boys, Sunny Intervals, Ralegh Long and Robert Rotifer.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #56

We have the best new music from the past month on our May podcast!

The Spook School kick things off with the superb “Gone Home” followed by The Hayman Kupa Band who release “Someone to Care For Me”.

We lift “Ancient Rolling Sea” by Slow Club and “Sane” from Fear of Men from their forthcoming albums.

Former Long Blondes frontwoman Kate Jackson puts out her debut solo LP British Road Movies tomorrow on Hoo Ha Records and we feature “Metropolis”.

Super Furry Animals return with the fantastic “Bing Bong” as do Peter Bjorn and John, Sally Shapiro, Citizen Helene, Pheeyownah, Whitebelt and Kid Canaveral. We also have a trio of tracks from Odd Box Records with new material from T.O.Y.S, Rainbow Reservoir and City Yelps.

Also on the podcast there’s Darren Hayman, Paul Simon, Math and Physics Club, Okkervil River and Bonnie “Prince” Billy.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #55

It’s our April podcast featuring the best 20 tracks from the past month!

Mercury Girls start us off with their brilliant new single “Ariana” which out on Slumberland Records soon.

Labradoor release their second track “Silence” followed up by DIIV and “Dopamine”. There’s also the latest from the always superb Papernut Cambridge with “Chartreuse”.

We have a Fortuna Pop! double header with Evans the Death and Martha who both have new albums coming out. Hate Week give us “Nights By the Lake”, we have the return of Colleen Green who is readying an EP and a new band in Suggested Friends.

We lift “Happy Hour” from Sweden’s Boys upcoming Love on Tour EP and former Veronica Falls frontwoman Roxanne Clifford releases “The Church” under the name Patience.

Also on the podcast there’s Wesley Gonzalez, John Grant, Red Sleeping Beauty, Lightning In a Twilight Hour, Rapid Results College, Stanley Brinks and The Kaniks, The Clientele, Robert Rotifer and Rozi Plain.

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SCARED TO DANCE PODCAST #54

Our monthly new music mix is back as we handpick the best songs for our March podcast!

The fantastic Cate Le Bon releases “Wonderful”, lead single from her forthcoming album Crab Day out next month on Turnstile.

Teleman’s new LP is out tomorrow and we lift “Düsseldorf” from that. Innerspace Orchestra is a newly formed band comprising members of The Horrors, Fanfarlo and The Pipettes and we feature “One Way Glass”.

We have the excellent “Algorithm” by Emmy the Great, Fortuna Pop’s latest signing Steven James Adams, Girl Ray and Wolf Girl.

The Fall have a new EP entitled Wise Ol’ Man whilst fellow post-punk legends Wire also release new material. That’s alongside Pinkshinyultrablast, Bent Shapes, Peter Bjorn and John, Djustin and Deerful who play our next gig night.

Also on the podcast there’s Giorgio Tuma, Fear of Men, Mothers, Schande, Marissa Nadler and Bat For Lashes.

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