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23.11.2013 The Sound Movement on NYC Breakthru Radio

Last Monday “Art of Leaving” was played on Jack Rabid’s NYC Breakthru Radio show and The Sound Movement’s “Places to See Danger EP” received some very kind words indeed from the legendary host… “This record, The Sound Movement that we started with..now that is kind of a mysterious group…when I reviewed that record I was […]


02.08.2013 Suicide Bankers Drop Their First Epic Single !

Sundown (Single) by Suicide Bankers Suicide Bankers’ music is lush and immersive with nods to the past and the pair’s obvious influences (New Order, The Cure, Creation (label) bands, Peter Gabriel, more recent acts like TV On The Radio, et al.), but hopefully bringing a fresh perspective as they look towards the future of their […]


13.07.2013 Gentlemen Rogues supporting Dandy Warhols

13.07.2013 Gentlemen Rogues supporting Dandy Warhols

Still isn’t too late to get your ticket and it os FREE…..CLICK HERE


11.07.2013 Rave Review for Nightswimmer + Scanner Collaboration!

The collaborative mini-album “Red Sails” by Nightswimmer + Scanner is getting some nice reviews check out this review at Darkfloor.co.uk “Despite being recorded over 10 years ago this collaborative “mini-album” from London’s Scanner and Melbourne’s Nightswimmer sounds fresh and ageless……..Red Sails is quite a piece of work – shimmering into existence with Inside on the Outside. […]


20.06.2013 Gentlemen Rogues …Nice Write Up

20.06.2013 Gentlemen Rogues ...Nice Write Up

While ex-Shifting Sounders Black Books have been wowing audiences touring the UK with Flaming Lips, Gentlemen Rogues are quietly but surely garnering attention for their great EP which is out now. Here’s one such nice write up www.ibuywaytoomanyrecords.com “Gentlemen Rogues explore that punky indie rock area that you can hear from bands like Tugboat Annie […]


24.03.2013 SXSW Grackle Rock!! Austin Texas

24.03.2013 SXSW Grackle Rock!! Austin Texas

07.03.2013 Nightswimmer + Scanner Mini Album

Another release today comes from the archives, it is Shifting Sounds’s very own Nightswimmer in a special mini album collaboration entitled “Red Sails” with London’s prolific and trailblazing sonic agitator – Scanner, which took place back in 2001-2002. Released now for the first time ever!!! Scanner is one of the most important electronic musician/composer’s of […]


03.03.2013 Gentlemen Rogues EP

Out 25th March is the Gentlemen Rogues EP available as a download and as beautiful blue vinyl!


08.02.13 Gentlemen Rogues and other news…

Great news, Shifting Sound’s latest signing Austin Texas band Gentlemen Rogues, will be releasing a new EP on coloured vinyl, a band which have an awesome fresh twist on 90′s legends like Archers of Loaf and Pavement. More news to come on a release date. Also coming are releases from The Sound Movement, newly reformed […]


06.01.13 Shifting Sounds set up a huge deal for Black Books

For the new year we are patting ourselves on the back for Shifting Sounds instigating and helping facilitate a huge deal for Black Books with Believe Digital. We’ll be sad to see them go but we are glad to see they are now onto bigger things which they deserve! The deal was struck with the […]


17.05.12 Nightswimmer New Album Getting Mastered in London

It’s been a LONG wait between albums for Nightswimmer, who has been busy with The Sound Movement and My Spiral Arm over the last 7 or 8 years. BUT the new opus (title TBA) is getting mastered in London Town now by mastering genius Colm O’Rourke, and should be available in June. It was partly […]


22.03.12 BLACK BOOKS Featured Artist on Myspace!

22.03.12 BLACK BOOKS Featured Artist on Myspace!

14.03.12 Shifting Sounds and Exploding in Sound Presents Grackle Rock 16th MARCH! AUSTIN TX

14.03.12 Shifting Sounds and Exploding in Sound Presents Grackle Rock 16th MARCH! AUSTIN TX

CHECK IT OUT HERE !! Grackle Rock


01.03.12 Mayan Year ? Or will it belong to the Shifters..?

It’s been a transitional phase in the Shifting camp, lots of big news coming together for 2012, great releases, great bands and great anecdotes. Now branched across America, Europa and Oceania the deft fingers of Shifting Sounds are reaching far and wide in search of music to offer up for your audiological pleasure. In the […]


01.11.11 Black Books Interview

01.11.11 Black Books Interview

Great interview with Black Books at this UK blog ! CLICK HERE


01.11.11 The Sound Movement in the Studio

This Friday The Sound Movement hit the studio to begin recording the follow up to their debut album Ichi Go Ichi E which was released in 2006 in collaboration with Oxford label Truck Records. This also follows up the EP (now deleted) “Memory and the Human Heart” and the single “The Last Time ” which […]


21.10.11 Black Books Live Footage @ Mohawks Austin TX

Black Books @ Mohawk – Austin, Texas – 03.05.2011 from The Clouds are Ghosts on Vimeo. Video By: Jason Flintcraft


08.09.11 Final Flash – More Dates on the UK/European Tour

Final Flash have increased their tour schedule due to popular demand! Don’t miss them! 12/09/2011 @ Milo, Leeds, England 13/09/2011 @ Upstairs at the Relentless Garage, London, England 15/09/2011 @ Central Station, Wrexham, Wales 16/09/2011 @ The Little Room, Sunderland, England 17/09/2011 @ South Sea Festival, Portsmouth, England 18/09/2011 @ Croft, Bristol, England 19/09/2011 @ […]


02.09.11 Black Books : Green Screen

While we wait in excited anticipation for the debut album by Austin band Black Books to be ready, here’s a video of “Green Screen” from the first Black Books EP, there are still a few LTD ed 10″ green vinyl copies left so get yours before they are all gone! CLICK HERE


30.08.11 Final Flash UK Tour

30.08.11 Final Flash UK Tour

Final Flash hail from Montreal, Canada and create a spectacular blend of British inspired 60′s psychedelic rock jams with indie folk rock underpinning their 70′s style US West Coast harmonies. They’ve already been making big waves in North America and now it’s time for them to cross the pond and conquer the UK and Europe. […]