Dead Man Winter announces Furnace for 1/27/17 release

December 21, 2016

Dave Simonett, aka Dead Man Winter, is better known as the front man of Trampled By Turtles. Furnace finds Simonett after the ending of his marriage and a hiatus from TBT. He’s releasing his s Furnace marks a whole lot of firsts for the accomplished songwriter. It’s his first time putting his long-running, popular string [...]

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Cloud Nothings announce Life Without Sounds for 1/27/17

December 20, 2016

About 18 months ago; SafariMan (HearYa friend and legend) was blowing me some shit for not listening to Cloud Nothings with more enthusiasm. I took that as a challenge and subsequently became obsessed with their music. Their new album, Life Without Sound will be out 1/27/17 via the fine folks at Carpark Records. Here’s some [...]

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Foxygen returns with Hang for 1/20 release

December 19, 2016

I found Foxygen’s last album, … And Star Power to be an ambitious, in parts brilliant, sometimes frustratingly long album. With a duo like Sam France and Jonathan Rado, two insanely talented musicians; there’s bound to be an album like that in their catalog. They’re back here with Hang out via the fine folks of [...]

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2016 Top 50 – 1 to 10

December 15, 2016

1. Angel Olsen – My Woman Video – Shut Up Kiss Me 2. Car Seat Headrest – Teens of Denial Video – Drunk Drivers / Killer Whales 3. Drive-By Truckers – American Band Video – What It Means 4. Hiss Golden Messenger – Heart Like A Levee Video – Tell Her I’m Just Dancing 5. [...]

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2016 Top 50 – 11 to 20

December 15, 2016

11. Black Mountain – IV Video – Mothers Of The Sun 12. Parquet Courts – Human Performance Video – Berlin Got Blurry 13. Charles Bradley – Changes Video – Changes 14. Kingsley Flood – Another Other Video – To The Wolves 15. Whitney – Light Upon The Lake Video – Golden Days 16. Ryley Walker [...]

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2016 Top 50 – 21 to 30

December 15, 2016

21. Shovels & Rope – Little Seeds Video – I Know 22. Blind Pilot – And Then Like Lions Video – Umpqua Rushing 23. Mount Moriah – How To Dance Video – How To Dance 24. Hayes Carll – Lovers and Leavers Video – The Magic Kid 25. Parker Millsap – The Very Last Day [...]

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2016 Top 50 – 31 to 40

December 15, 2016

31. Lucy Dacus – No Burden Video – I Don’t Want To Be Funny Anymore 32. Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam – I Had a Dream That You Were Mine Video – A 1000 Times 33. David Bowie – Blackstar Video – Lazarus 34. Big Thief – Masterpiece Video – Masterpiece 35. Natural Child – Okey [...]

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2016 Top 50 – 41 to 50

December 15, 2016

41. Mandolin Orange – Blindfaller Video – Wildfire 42. Dori Freeman – s/t Video – You Say 43. Mitski – Puberty 2 Video – Your Best American Girl 44. Jonny Fritz – Sweet Creep Video – Stadium Inn 45. Bob Weir – Blue Mountain Video – Only A River 46. The Devil Makes Three – [...]

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Hand Habits announces debut LP, Wildly Idle (Humble Before The Void) – 2/10/17

December 9, 2016

Photo by Robbie Simon Hand Habits is the moniker of singer/songwriter Meg Duffy. Duffy who’s been playing with Mega Bog and touring with Kevin Morby is releasing her debut LP on Woodist. And if your familiar with Woodist, then you’re going to enjoy this. Here is some words from Kevin Morby. I really enjoy this [...]

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Sarah Bethe Nelsen announces Oh, Evolution

December 8, 2016

Photo credit – Justin Frahm I became pretty enamored with Sarah Bethe Nelson back in 2015 when her debut came out. A set at SXSW did nothing to deter my appreciation for her music. Two years later, she’s back with her sophomore effort, Oh, Evolution and based on this track, I am anticipating this album [...]

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