Friday, April 20, 2012

Pavement; Forwards

It's Friday know what that means...or maybe you don't, regardless, it's time for this weeks Friday Flashback Track. This one takes us back to 1992, and an album which was released 20 years ago today, 4/20, and the debut LP from California indie rock legends, Pavement's Slanted and Enchanted. So as we look back, this is Forwards. 

Christian Bland And The Revelators; Black Crayon Video

Christian Bland and The Revelators have a new video for their track, Black Crayon, from their recently released Pig Boat Blues. Give it a look.

The Band In Heaven; Mary Jane's Last Dance (Tom Petty Cover)

South Floridian noise psych trio The Band In Heaven have released a new rendition of fellow SoFlo burners, and rock and roll icons, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers's track Mary Jane's Last Dance, as part of County Grind's Chronic Cover for 420 which you can stream in all it's hazy glory HERE. Stoners unite. Enjoy YOUR day.

Friday Featured mp3s; The Raveonettes, Long Distance Runners, Ringo Deathstarr, Spiritualized

4/20/12- Friday featured mp3s are;

The Raveonettes; Into The Night
Long Distance Runners; Election Day
Ringo Deathstarr; Elf Forest (Demo)
Spiritualized; Hey Jane

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Love & Rockets; Dog End Of A Day Done By

This is Love And Rockets. Buy ALL of their albums. This is a rad song. Listen.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Shimby Presents; LIVE at The Empty Bottle Compilation

Chicago garage rock and roll club, The Empty Bottle, have teemed up with local Windy City recording engineer/musican, Shimby, for a compilation album of bands who have preformed live in their humble environs. Shimby Presents; LIVE at The Empty Bottle is made of 14 live tracks from such garage and noise pop luminaries as Davila 666, The Strange Boys, Ty Segall, Best Coast, The Fresh & Onlys, and many more, in their natural habitat, loud and raw. You can stream the tracks in the widget below, or head over to the BANDCAMP page and order it up, available in digital format, or on Vinyl via Hozac Records. 

Pond; You Broke My Cool Video

Aussie psych sensation, Pond, have a new video for a cut from their super rad debut LP, Beard Wives Denim, now available on Modular. You Broke My Cool, follows the band through the Perth countryside, during the recording of the aforementioned album, and showcases why it doesn't suck to be them right about now. Their cool still seems intact to us. Check it out.

New Releases 4/17

Here is what is on our radar from this weeks list of new releases. If you don't have the new Spiritualized record yet, go get it NOW. Seriously. So good.

Coke Weed; Nice Dreams
Coke Weed; Magpie
Long Distance Runners; Tracks
Long Distance Runners; Election Day
Moonface; Heartbreaking Bravery
Moonface; Teary Eyes And Bloody Lips
Spiritualized; Sweet Heart Sweet Light
Spiritualized; Hey Jane

Monday, April 16, 2012

Ty Segall & White Fence; Scissor People (Live in Room 205) Video

One of the records we are eagerly anticipating is the new collaborative LP, Hair, from Ty Segall and White Fence, set for release 4/24 via Drag City. Check out a video of them performing a cut from the album, Scissor People, for the gang over at ROOM 205. Watch it.

The Dandy Warhols; Sad Vacation Video

A couple weeks back we shared The Dandy Warhols' latest single, Sad Vacation, from their forthcoming and ninth studio LP, This Machine, due out 4/24 via The End Records. Now they have a video to go with it. Press play below and it'll do it's thang.


The Walkmen; Heaven

The Walkmen have given us the first glimpse of the title track from their forthcoming LP, Heaven, which is set to drop 6/5 via Fat Possum. Glimpse away.