ZERO HOUR RECORDS, australian purveyor of power pop gems has released some really fine stuff lately.
Get it all here :
DWIGHT TWILLEY BAND TRIBUTE ~ TWILLEY WON'T MIND
This tribute gathers a host of bands/artists from around the world to pay tribute to one of the 1970s finest power pop bands.Some beautiful takes on the 2 Twilley albums "Sincerely and Twilley Don't Mind" and will be a nice addition to your collection of tributes.
Best Track : Michael Carpenter - Here She comes.
TURNAROUND ~ LET'S DO IT
Turnaround were a cool Australian power pop band circa 1982 that released only 4 singles in their short time together. Formed from the ashes of Beathoven/The Innocents when drummer Brent Jeffrey met up with friend Tony Voglino who both shared a passion for all things jangly and pop.
Zero Hour has uncovered a batch of rare unreleased demos, a live track and put their single releases together onto this fine compilation. 16 tracks of cool power pop + insert with a short story about the group.
POWER POP UNPLUGGED ~ VARIOUS ARTISTS
22 Artists/Bands from around the world covering their fave power pop track but unplugged and virtually acoustically.
• Best track : Your favorite glam combo, Eight Track Stereo covering "Zero Hour" (Plimsouls)
By the way, if you're looking for an "electric" version of this song, get it here : http://8trackstereo.bandcamp.com/album/zero-hour.
A new Eight Track Stereo digital E.P will also be released early January 2015 on BANDCAMP.