Archives for February 2014

Skullfist – Chasing the Dream

Skullfist, those Canadian metal-minded misfits, blast into 2014 with their new full length Chasing the Dream on Noise Art Records.  Their 2011 offering, Head of the Pack was a great stripped down, straight-ahead metal assault that hearkened back to the halcyon days of metal; channeling the arts of such acts as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest and … [Read more...]

Album out from Brooklyn producer Pocketknife as Boonlorm

BROOKLYN PRODUCER POCKETKNIFE ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM AS BOONLORM HOUSE MUSIC CREATED WITH PREPARED PIANO + RAW DRUM PROGRAMMING PAYS HOMAGE TO 20TH CENTURY AVANT GARDE ON STRING FIGURES  LP AUDIO: "Jefferson" via Soundcloud / via Noisey String Figures is the first project from Brooklyn DJ/producer Pocketknife (Tambourine Dream, Flagrant … [Read more...]

Jackson C. Frank – self-titled (vinyl reissue)

With a career bookended by personal traumas, a slim discography in and out of print for years and a host of endorsements from peers and disciples (often in the form of cover versions), it’s been hard to appreciate Jackson C. Frank’s body of work in isolation.  Now appears a vinyl reissue of his sole official album from 1965, on the … [Read more...]

Debut Album from German band Young Hare out in March

German band YOUNG HARE have their debut album coming out on March 15th 2014, co-released between Altin Village & Mine Records and unbreakmyheart records. It is called 'Unbreak My Heart' and will be released on LP, CD and will also be available as Digital Download. Young Hare is Marc Krause and Martin Pfanzer from Frankfurt am Main. They … [Read more...]

The Clouds are Ghosts releases sophomore Album

Austin, Texas based The Clouds are Ghosts is releasing their second full studio album this month. Since their 2010 release of Harbinger, the band has been busy inking licensing deals with Viacom, playing in support of large national acts (MGMT, Mogwai, and Phantogram, to name a few), and making a name for themselves in their home town. The band was … [Read more...]

New Album from Teun Verbruggen and Dirk Serries

ART OF COSMIC MUSINGS Apply titled Art Of Cosmic Musings is Teun Verbruggen and Dirk Serries’ sonic expedition into the realm of music that closes the gap between jazz and the experimental minimal. Teun’s expertise in organic drumming and dirk serries’ veteran artistry in purifying sound to create the maximum of effect unite in a musical mélange … [Read more...]

Maximo Park – Too Much Information

In the annals of most seasoned bands’ catalogs, there is usually an album or two that underscores the degree to which its follow-up became known as “comeback.” U2 had Pop, the Chili Peppers had One Hot Minute, and so on. While those efforts are perfectly serviceable and contain one or two bookends for a greatest hits album, their fundamental … [Read more...]

New Video from Georgia noise-rockers BAMBARA

Home from European tour w/ A Place To Strangers and METZ, and currently recording next record http://www.stereogum.com/1630191/bambara-nail-polish-video-stereogum-premiere/video/ BAMBARA is a storm. Recalling the brooding filth of early Swans and The Birthday Party, and the pummeling energy of Jesus Lizard or Iceage, BAMBARA uses their … [Read more...]

New Video and Tour from The Stargazer Lilies

The Stargazer Lilies release "Del Rey Mar" video with eMusic US tour with The Casket Girls kicks off 2/14 http://www.emusic.com/17dots/2014/01/17/video-premiere-the-stargazer-lilies-del-rey-mar/ Graveface Roadshow 2014: (The Casket Girls, The Stargazer Lilies, Dreamend, Dott) 2.19.2014 · Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's … [Read more...]

Next Album release from Tycho in March

TYCHO ANNOUNCES AWAKE LP FOR MARCH 18TH RELEASE ON GHOSTLY INTERNATIONAL FULL ALBUM DETAILS + TRACKLIST + ARTWORK REVEALED FIRST SINGLE "AWAKE" OUT NOW AUDIO: "Awake" via Soundcloud Following a 2013 that saw Tycho bringing a sensory-rich live show to people around the world, Scott Hansen has been hard at work to the anticipated … [Read more...]