Not content with having 65daysofstatic and Jenniferever on their label already, Monotreme have done what any number of good indie labels should’ve done several months ago – signed the supremely talented Nedry. On top of that, the groups debut ‘Condors’ has also been thrown into the bargain, and a re-release is due sometime in early 2010. Hopefully, that will manage to get the album the exposure it so ripely deserves. You can still stream it from over at bandcamp and at £6.50 to purchase, it’s an absolute bargain.
Anyway, there’s also some bad news if you were hoping to see Nedry perform live sometime before March – they’ve announced somewhat of a hiatus away from the band. Hibernating over the worst of winter, the band plan to make their return in spring with a UK tour to promote ‘Condors’. There’s one last chance to catch them before they burrow away, as part of the wonderful Bethan Elfyn’s clubnight. Here’s a flier:
If you’ve not listened to Nedry before, then you haven’t really got an excuse anymore. They make this wonderful Trip-Hop/Dubstep crossover, brought together by the vocalist Ayu’s swooning vocals. It’s like a mash-up of everything good that underground music scene has thrown up over the past year. Here’s an MP3 for you. The bandcamp link is below, where you can stream the entire album for free: