Archives for September 2013

Q&A with Tunabunny

Hi Brigette, Mary Jane, Scott, and Jesse!  Congrats on your 3rd and latest album, Genius Fatigue, which is out on Happy Happy Birthday To Me Records.  I heard you’ve got a U.K tour coming up ASAP.  How is that looking and what are the essentials that you’ll be packing for this trip? Toothbrushes n undies. Also, a camping towel, umbrella and the … [Read more...]

Second Album from Loves It in October

Austin-based duo Loves It records new album, out Oct. 29th.  Hear “Wild,” the first single from upcoming album All We Are "Wild": “We played 200 shows in 2011 supporting our first album,” says Vaughn Walters of Austin-based duo Loves It, which will release its second album All We Are on October … [Read more...]

Lorn – Debris EP

Lorn's sophomore release on the groundbreaking Ninja Tune label, whose roster includes Amon Tobin, The Bug, and Coldcut, is certain to raise the bar for intelligent and thought provoking electronic music. Debris bears similar qualities to the American producer's debut, Ask The Dust, minus the creeped-out string arrangements and decrepit vocal … [Read more...]

New Song and Album from The Chills

  The Chills - Somewhere Beautiful Fire Records - 15 October First single, "Night Of Chill Blue" premieres Somewhere Beautiful (due out 14 October - Europe/15 October - US) is a triple LP set of live recordings from a private party on New Year’s Eve 2011, … [Read more...]

No Age – An Object

Probably the most immediate aspect about noise-rock duo No Age’s music is not so much their immediacy (for lack of a better word) but the ability to juxtapose that noise with ambient bliss that never seems to lack intensity. Bands like Deerhunter used to do it more prevalently (see Cryptograms) but throughout Nouns and Everything in Between, No Age … [Read more...]

Debut Album from Migrant Kids in September

Austin, TX trio Migrant Kids shares new track - Debut LP out September 24 "Lucktear": Photo credit: Devaki Knowles Using the elements of water, electricity, vibration, and pulse, this 3-piece from Austin, Texas create an ethereal psychedelic experience of electronic storms, … [Read more...]

Various Artists – Music And Migration III

Not many labels could pull off releasing three ornithologically-themed multi-artist compilations… but then Second Language is far from being an ordinary enterprise.  Following on from its prequels released in 2010 and 2011, this third and final part of the Music And Migration trilogy could be the best - or at least the most cohesively refined - in … [Read more...]

September Tour Dates for Pere Ubu

Pere Ubu North American tour begins September 6th "414 Seconds":   Pere Ubu returned with their first new studio album in over three years with the January release of Lady From Shanghai on Fire Records (home to Guided by Voices, Mission of Burma, Giant Sand, Bailterspace, … [Read more...]

MC Yogi – Pilgrimage

MC Yogi’s latest release Pilgrimage was honed over years of yoga study and playing festival stages large and small. Ever improving upon his powerhouse mix of hip-hop and yoga lore, Yogi describes his latest release as "a sonic trip, a journey toward the Self, toward what the yoga masters call the Supreme Soul." 2008's shoestring-budget debut, … [Read more...]

Debut EP from RCRDS in September

“Goldleaf”: Summer Aches, debut EP from RCRDS will be out September 23, 2013 via Cellar Door. Tracklisting: 01 Intra 02 Release 03 Bummer Shakes 04 Marceline 05 Goldleaf RCRDS Facebook Page … [Read more...]