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by PopMatters Staff

29 Jul 2009


The Fresh & Onlys
Grey-Eyed Girls
(Woodsist)
Releasing: 15 September (US)

SONG LIST
01 Black Coffin
02 Grey-Eyed Girl
03 No Second Guessing
04 What’s His Shadow Still Doing Here
05 Invisible Forces
06 Dude’s Got a Tender Heart
07 D.Y.
08 Happy to Be Living
09 What Goes in Circles
10 I’m Gonna Be Your Elevator
11 Clowns (Took My Baby Away)
12 The Delusion of Man

The Fresh & Onlys
“Invisible Forces” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

29 Jul 2009


Timothy Gabriele said of Zomby’s recent full-length Where Were U in ’92 that it “seems to try its damnedest to replicate a mixtape, or at least the atmosphere of a mix tape. While it’s easy to get distracted by the titular year in question, the aim of the artist seems to be directed more at evoking the sensation and the sense of possibility in ’92 rather than anything specific.” “Godzilla” is a new song up their upcoming EP.

by PopMatters Staff

29 Jul 2009


Friendly Fires sing emotively on a beach with mask clad drummers on their latest video “Kiss of Life”. It’s a pretty instantly memorable and catchy tune too.

by PopMatters Staff

29 Jul 2009


The Entrance Band
The Entrance Band
(Ecstatic Peace!/Universal)
Releasing: 1 September (US)

SONG LIST
01 Lookout!
02 M.L.K
03 Still Be There
04 Sing for the One
05 You’re So Fine
06 Grim Reaper Blues (Pt. 2)
07 That Is Why
08 Lives
09 You Must Turn
10 Hourglass
11 Silence on a Crowded Train (LP bonus song)

The Entrance Band
“Lookout!” [MP3]
     

by Matt Mazur

29 Jul 2009


Michael Jackson, mixing pills with alcohol, and Sarah Palin are all given a hot, dance-beat-driven update. Absolutely hysterical. Watch for Nancy Pelosi breaking it down at the beginning! Get it, girl, Kanye will be calling soon, I’m sure of it.

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