Listen: Race Banyon – ‘Surface’ (feat. Kenzie May)

Lontalius’ debut album of folk-tinged R&B jams that sounds like James Blake doing Bon Iver, I’ll Forget 17, is out this month. Why do we mention this here? Because the mastermind behind Lontalius, New Zealand teenager Eddie Johnston, isn’t one to rest on his laurels and also records under the name Race Banyon. The Race…

Yuuca Share B-Side To New Single, ‘Melt II’

Well here’s a strange little bit of deja vu. Upon first seeing the title of this track by New Zealand shoegazers Yuuca, you might be forgiven for thinking that they’ve just slightly rebranded their latest single (perhaps going for what Arcade Fire were aiming for with ‘Sprawl II’). But don’t be fooled! ‘Melt II’ is…