Black Marble {new music}

Black Marble reminds me of Casiotone for the Painfully Alone and Wild Nothing. From

Black Marble is one of the latest and greatest additions to the Brooklyn synthwave lexicon. Their stark, alienating textures cloister a vaguely hopeful intensity, like a lone and distant rhythm echoing from the hull of a lost deep sea vessel.

I dig this track:

Black Marble — “UK” {aac}.

From “A Different Arrangement” {spotify}.

Also on my list this week is NPR’s 10 best new artists of 2012 list. I like the Radiation City and Shakey Graves tracks inparticular.