Reviews – Daykamp Music

David Jackel – “Time Keeps Slipping Away” (2015)

David Jackel - "Time Keeps Slipping Away" (2015)

David Jackel’s first proper single is a heady mix of ’80s new wave and neo-psychodelia.


Ringtail – “Mask Of Bees” (2015)

Ringtail - "Mask Of Bees" (2015)

Frenetic drumming, staccato guitar rhythms and a rippin’ guitar solo make for a spirited debut single from Ringtail.


Friends of Fred – “Ode to the Somerville Turkey (Fred’s Song)” (2011)

Friends of Fred - "Ode to the Somerville Turkey (Fred's Song)" (2011)

This is a song from Friends of Fred. It’s about a turkey.


Walter Sickert And The Army of Broken Toys – “Where’s Your Ghost” (2015)

Walter Sickert And The Army of Broken Toys - "Where's Your Ghost" (2015)

“Where’s Your Ghost” is the first single off Walter Sickert And The Army of Broken Toys’ upcoming Come Black Magic.


Goddamn Draculas – “Bethany” (2015)

Goddamn Draculas - "Bethany" (2015)

Do I have a new favorite Goddamn Draculas song? I think I do.


Orchids – Mystic (2015)

Orchids - Mystic (2015)

I may be the least qualified person to write about the debut EP from Orchids.


The Wrong Shapes – “Stuck” (2015)

The Wrong Shapes - "Stuck" (2015)

The Wrong Shapes’ November single loops and dives in mid-tempo, mid-fi melancholy.


Sinnet – “Houdini Hands” (2015)

Sinnet - "Houdini Hands" (2015)

Sinnet are masters of creating cool ambiance with their slightly off-kilter pop songs.


Beware The Dangers Of A Ghost Scorpion! – Boss Metal Zone (2015)

Beware The Dangers Of A Ghost Scorpion! - Boss Metal Zone (2015)

The four quick-hitters included here are chock full o’ the scorching instrumental goodness you’ve come to expect from Beware The Dangers Of A Ghost Scorpion!


Eternals – “Out Of Context” (2015)

Eternals - "Out Of Context" (2015)

“Out Of Context” is just plain wonderful.