Music Video

First Aid Kit release video for The Lion’s Roar

November 1, 2011

We posted a stream to the single a bit ago, but First Aid Kit now have a video for the first single, “The Lion’s Roar,” from their upcoming sophomore LP with the same name. The Lion’s Roar will be released on January 24th via Wichita Recordings. Tweet

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Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit release Alabama Pines video

October 28, 2011

I had the pleasure of interviewing Jason Isbell about his latest album, Here We Rest, and it continues to hold up as one of my top 3 favorite albums of the year. It may be my top pick. My phone conversation with him is certainly one of my highlights of the year and restraining my […]

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The Black Keys new single, Lonely Boy

October 26, 2011

The Black Keys have a preview of their new album, El Camino, with the release of this video for their first single “Lonely Boy.” If you pre-order the album (due out on Dec. 6th) you’ll get an instant download of this track. As part of Record Store Day’s “Back to Black” Friday on November 25th, […]

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James Vincent McMorrow – We Don’t Eat [Music Video]

October 17, 2011

James Vincent McMorrow made a splash with his debut album, Early In The Morning, released in March of last year. Dublin’s answer to Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) just released a video for “We Don’t Eat” which reminded me how great that album is, especially considering it was written and self-produced in an isolated house by […]

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Ryan Adams – Lucky Now [Music Video]

October 10, 2011

Ryan Adams has a new album, Ashes & Fire, coming out tomorrow. Adams has had some misses in his day, but his latest release is one of his winners. I have spun through it twice and was immediately hooked. Here is the video for Lucky Now. Tweet

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Ryan Adams previews new tracks from Ashes & Fire

September 21, 2011

October 11th marks the day that Ryan Adams will release his long awaited album Ashes & Fire. He has just released four tracks for preview video stream and video and, although The Cardinals are not with him this go ’round, I think it’s safe to say this album will be a great one. Judge for […]

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Blitzen Trapper Love The Way You Walk Away [new mp3, Music Video]

September 12, 2011

Blitzen Trapper’s American Goldwing is out tomorrow via Sub Pop Records. For those of you that were miffed about the prog rock sound on their previous record, Destroyer of the Void, it’s time to stop your belly-aching. The Portlanders are back with an incredible Americana rock record. I’ll have more to say very soon, but […]

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little hurricane – Homewrecker [Album Review]

September 1, 2011

In the real world I work in insurance. Rising claims from the summer rain and wind has made life pretty shitty. So when Oz sent over an album called Homewrecker by a band called little hurricane (yes, all lowercase),  I couldn’t help but admire the irony. This dirty blues duo from San Diego was brought […]

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The Middle East – Jesus Came To My Birthday Party [Music Video]

August 17, 2011

My kids took me to play putt-putt on my birthday in 100 degree heat. It was so fucking hot, I thought I saw Jesus. But I think I was just having a flashback or going through menopause or something. Anyway, the now-defunct Aussie band called The Middle East has just put out this video for […]

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Centro-matic’s Iso-Residue and 24 free songs

July 12, 2011

I feel really bad for snubbing Centr0-matic in our best albums of 2011 so far post. Candidate Waltz really is one of my favorite albums of the year. The band recently released a new video for one of my favorite tracks on the album, “Iso-Residue” as well as a 24-song sampler. Here’s what Will Johnson […]

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