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White Rabbits – It’s Frightening [Album Review]

May 1, 2009

I love Spoon so when word leaked that their frontman, Brit Daniel, was going to be producing the follow up to the White Rabbits stellar debut, I got more than a little geeked up.‚  For my money Spoon is the most consistent, if not the best, American indie band going right now.‚  As for the […]

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White Rabbits brandish Percussion Gun [new mp3]

April 3, 2009

White Rabbits have a new album called It’s Frightening coming out on May 19th via TBD Records (home of Radiohead and Other Lives). It was produced by Britt Daniel (Spoon), recorded by Nicholas Vernhes (Animal Collective, Deerhunter) and mixed by Mike McCarthy (Spoon, Trail of Dead). But no one likes a name dropper, so here’s […]

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HearYa Live Session 42: Alberta Cross

March 17, 2009

About a year ago we got an email about Alberta Cross and soon thereafter Oz and I had become enamored with their EP, The Theif & The Heartbreaker. We thought they were going to be a huge breakout band and the toast of the blog community. But then things went mostly silent. Oz and I […]

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Other Lives – the first big surprise of 2009. [Album Review, SXSW 2009]

February 17, 2009

Other Lives is the name of an audio drama based on the television series Doctor Who.‚  Not sure if the band from Stillwater, Oklahoma had the BBC show in mind when coming up with names, but I’m guessing they had Radiohead’s Hail To The Thief playing when composing the tracks on their soon to be […]

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