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by PopMatters Staff

30 Jul 2012


by PopMatters Staff

30 Jul 2012


by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2012


by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2012


The latest Heartless Bastards video has just released. In the words of the directors Bradley Beesley and Louisiana Kreutz: “We wanted to honor the theme of the song with a good old fashioned office romance. Lucky for us we found two young-looking executives who had time to act in our music video. We also managed to trick the band into standing in a pool for three hours while they pretended to play toy instruments. The Heartless Bastards are a cooperative group!”

by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2012


Tift Merritt
Traveling Alone
(Yep Roc)
Release date: 2 October

Tift Merritt has a busy autumn ahead of her with her new album Traveling Alone hitting shops both online and brick and mortar in early October. In advance of that Merritt is busy touring North America, including an appearance at the Calgary Folk Music Festival this Saturday. Traveling Alone was recorded in Brooklyn and features appearances by Andrew Bird, Marc Ribot, Rob Burger (Lucinda Williams, Iron & Wine, Rufus Wainwright), John Convertino (Calexico), Eric Heywood (The Jayhawks, Son Volt, Alejandro Escovedo).

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