Monthly Archives: December 2010

“Happy New Years” from RÜFÜS: Paris Collides

RÜFÜS – Paris Collides RÜFÜS might ring a bell, they opened Poule d’Or 5 with We Left. The Sydney-trio has now finished its debut EP which will be available tomorrow (1/1/11 – whaaaaat?!) on their bandcamp page here. It features We … Continue reading

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The obligatory favorite albums of 2010 post

Ok, so here is the obligatory and highly subjective look back at 15 albums that made the Poule’s plumage tickle most in 2010: 15. Gold Panda – Lucky Shiner + Vast soundscapes, so dreamy, so groovy. Outstanding debut. + + … Continue reading

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‘Happy New Years’ from Germany Germany

This just in “New Year”, via Germany Germany’s twitter account: Happy new years, friends. I love you all. New track + free download. Next LP is almost fully written. I wish that it was ready to drop today, but it’s not. … Continue reading

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new EP: The Fruhstucks – Even If You Lose Yourself

The Fruhstucks – She Doesn’t Know Recorded in the early summer of 2010, Sutja and Mjguel only yesterday unleashed this badboy to the general public. It’s a shame they waited half a year really because the three tracks on Even … Continue reading

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2010’s missed opportunities

2010 saw some truly great albums released. And some that did not ultimately live up to their -my- expectations, thus leaving the Poule disappointed. Yes. Now these albums are not ‘bad’ per se, they just made you think they could … Continue reading

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morceau du jour: Mon Petit Chou Chou – Headlights

Now this is somewhat strange: Mon Petit Chou Chou are three Germans Luisa, Arlo and Lorenz from Gießen and Nürnberg and they are producing very decent and enjoyable indie pop. That essentially makes them part of an endangered and cherished … Continue reading

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Favorite EPs of 2010

Ok, so here comes part one of the obligatory wrap-up of 2010s musical action. More than anything, 2010 was a year of EPs for me. Some might be just singles or something else, but who cares. A quick walk through … Continue reading

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