Ever since Dumbo Gets Mad released a second song, I've been revisiting the site that introduced me to the track: Bad Panda Records. The site's promise of one free song every Monday may not seem like the most ambitious of undertakings, but when you're talking about music that's this outside of the blogosphere's usual scope, Bad Panda's offerings can be a breath of fresh air.
Which brings me to an Australian band Bad Panda introduced me to: All India Radio. They're an instrumental outfit with a lot of atmosphere, and they're currently putting the finishing touches on a new album. The track below is getting all sorts of accolades for having a pretty creative music video.
The sounds here are welcoming and soothing. It's like Godspeed without the ominousness or desperation. Check it: