William Doyle Announces Slowly Arranged: 2016-2019 Boxset

It’s nearing a decade since William Doyle released his Mercury Music Prize nominated debut album, Total Strife Forever, as East India Youth in 2014. A year later, he had toured the world and was releasing his second album, Culture of Volume, but it would be another…


Vacant Gardens LP Reissues & New 7" Out Today

Out today are the reissues of the two Vacant Gardens albums, first released in 2020 (Under the Bloom) and 2021 (Obscene), along with a 7″ of previously unreleased new material recorded at the same time as the LPs. Both tracks from the 7″ and Obscene are…


Are You by White Flowers Out Today

The Are You EP by White Flowers is out today, a four song follow up to the debut album, Day By Day. Recorded soon after the release of the album in the middle of 2021, Are You sees the band reconnect with esteemed producer Ali Chant, who they’d also worked…


The Stroppies New Album, Levity, Is Out Today

Today marks the release of the second long player by Melbourne-based four piece, The Stroppies. Recorded at the start of 2022, Levity finds the band tackling life in the most locked-down city in the world with their now characteristic brand of whimsical odd-pop…


Watch the Video for New Stroppies Single, 'Smilers Strange Politely'

Leading into the final week of their UK tour, The Stroppies have released the third single from their forthcoming album, Levity, out 6th May. Check out the video for ‘Smilers Strange Politely’, which was shot at the start of the tour by Philip Serfaty.…


Vacant Gardens LP Reissues & New 7" Released 20th May

Vacant Gardens is Glenn Donaldson (of The Reds, Pinks and Purples and a hundred others) and Jem Fanvu, collaborating on music and with the latter responsible for vocals and lyrics. The project began with the idea of combining heavy fuzz and slow-mo drum machine…


White Flowers Announce New EP & Tour In May

On 13th May, Tough Love will release the Are You EP by White Flowers, a four song follow up to the band’s much loved debut album, Day By Day. Recorded soon after the release of the album in the middle of 2021, Are You sees the band reconnect with esteemed…


The Stroppies Release New Single, 'Up To My Elbows'

Two days ahead of the start of their UK tour with Paul Weller, The Stroppies have today shared ‘Up To My Elbows’, the latest track from their forthcoming LP, Levity. You can stream/download from the usual places now. A limited edition vinyl pressing of album, which…


Jolly in the Bush by David West Out Today

Today marks the release of David West’s fourth eponymous record, Jolly In the Bush. By this point you’ll know David as the underground pop musician from Perth, Western Australia who has been in numerous interesting and more-or-less obscure acts over…