Blitzen Trapper

Blitzen Trapper @ The Empty Bottle, Chicago [Concert Review]

February 23, 2009

In May of 2004, the English Football team that I support, Arsenal, put on a tour de force that was simply magical to watch. They defeated another top team, Everton by the scoreline of 7-0. They were led by one of my favorite players on all time, Dennis Bergkamp, as he pulled the strings on […]

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Top 50 Albums of 2008 [Picks 1-10]

December 19, 2008

The best part of doing these year end lists is rediscovering every album we loved in 2008. While we chose Blitzen Trapper as the best album of the year, it may as well be a three-way tie. How do you choose between Blitzen Trapper, Fleet Foxes and The Black Keys? Hopefully y’all liked our choices. […]

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New mp3: Blitzen Trapper – Bread for Gold

October 14, 2008

For those of you sick of seeing us post the track “Furr” from Blitzen Trapper’s album by the same name, I’ve got some good news. Sub Pop just released “Gold for Bread.” I still think this is the best album of 2008… Blitzen Trapper – Gold For Bread Tweet

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Blitzen Trapper – Furr: The Best Album of 2008?

September 23, 2008

Are you wondering why the cover art for Blitzen Trapper’s latest release, Furr, is made of wood? Maybe it’s because that’s exactly what this album will give you. It should include a disclaimer to help you avoid any potentially awkward public situations. Blitzen Trapper are a potpourri of all things good in music. Furr is […]

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New mp3: Blitzen Trapper – Furr

August 20, 2008

Aw, snap. Sub Pop just posted the title track from Blitzen Trapper’s upcoming release, Furr. Take a listen below. I love it and I promise you will too. The album is set to drop on September 23, their first record on the Sub Pop label (which can only mean great things). Mark your calendars and […]

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