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Wednesday, October 8 2014

Sallie Ford - ‘Slap Back’ (album stream) (Premiere)

On the boisterous Slap Back, the first full-length under her own name, Sallie Ford hopscotches between folk, blues, psychedelia, and punk intuitively and convincingly.

Tuesday, October 7 2014

The Lone Bellow Drop a New Track, “Then Came the Morning”

The stunningly talented Americana group the Lone Bellow has just dropped a new single, along with an announcement of a new LP.

Sunbears! - “Laughing Girl” (audio) (Premiere)

"Laughing Girl" finds the Florida psych-rockers Sunbears! trading off between loud guitar riffs and lo-fi vocal passages.

Wartime Recitals - ‘Wartime Recitals EP’ (audio) (Premiere)

A warm, convivial collection of baroque pop-inflected tunes, Wartime Recitals' self-titled debut EP is a promising start from an equally promising new group.

Linus Young - ‘Category 5’ (album stream) (Premiere)

Featuring catchy melodies and entrancing male/female vocal interplay, the new album by the Los Angeles-based duo Linus Young, Category 5, is worth several good listens.

Monday, October 6 2014

Flying Lotus Goes Deep on ‘You’re Dead!’

One key influencer on “You’re Dead!” might be a surprise: the British art-rock quartet Queen, whose labyrinthine early work contained the requisite drama for a journey to the afterlife.

Mike Doughty (feat. Moon Hooch and Miss Eaves) - “Oh My God Yeah Fuck It” (video) (Premiere)

Those who know Mike Doughty as an acoustic singer/songwriter will no doubt do a double take when they hear his take on hip-hop with his tune "Oh My God Yeah Fuck It".

Female Fans Propel ‘Gone Girl’, ‘Annabelle’ at Box Office

The new David Fincher thriller “Gone Girl” and the low-budget horror film “Annabelle” scored big at the weekend box office, propelled by one key audience group: women.

Tinariwen - “Arhegh Danagh” (video) (Premiere)

The Saharan band Tinariwen have been going strong since coming to international acclaim in the late ‘90s, playing the largest music festivals in the world and receiving a Grammy in 2012 for the album Tassili.

Lisa O’Neill - “Apiana” (audio) (Premiere)

Irish singer/songwriter Lisa O'Neill is a one-of-a-kind voice, as evidenced by "Apiana", a unique tune about a piano. The track comes off of her album Some Cloth or Not, coming out soon in the US.

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