First off is the single "Our Great Rise" by former Lake Trout lead man Woody Ranere's new project With Lions. Vocals are credited to Stephen Ortega, but they sound a whole heck of a lot like Woody singing, which, as a big fan of Lake Trout, was kind of confusing. All technicalities aside, this is a pretty awesome song, with a big, epic sound going on. Fans of U2 and Coldplay, as well as Lake Trout should like this. Though they claim to release tracks in a more nonconventional manner than your typical single and LP format, let's hope they put out a full length soon.
The other single is a set of tracks from Dalek music man Oktopus, who collaborates with producer Merc on what sounds to be nothing like Dalek. In their own words: