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Snail Mail signs to Matador

Matador Records – the massively influential label and a personal longtime favorite – announced today that they’ve signed Snail Mail to their roster.  I went upstate last month to the newly re-designed and re-opened… 68 more words


JULIEN BAKER - " Appointments "

With Turn Out The Lights, 21-year-old Julien Baker returns to a much bigger stage, but with the same core of breathtaking vulnerability and resilience. From its opening moments her chiming, evocative melody is accompanied by swells of strings — 660 more words


Kurt Vile And Courtney Barnett And A Lotta Sea Lice

What started as a loose plan for two of indie rock’s finest guitarists, acclaimed song writers and righteous people to record a few songs together for their own personal amusement is now a full length album. 165 more words


JULIEN BAKER - " Appointments "

After blowing us away with the release of Sprained Ankle, her debut full-length in 2015, singer Julien Baker is back with a follow-up called  294 more words


Julien Baker Announces "Turn Out The Lights"

Julien Baker has finally given us details on the follow-up to Sprained Ankle. Her second album is called Turn Out The Lights and it will hit stores on October 27th via Matador Records. 27 more words

New Music

My Top Eleven Car Seat Headrest Songs

I’ve been working a lot lately and have been quite busy with visiting relatives as well. I’m still in the process of editing my “A Closer Look” for U2’s “Achtung Baby” as I have so much I want to say, but I figured I could still put something out today instead. 971 more words


A Lollapalooza Pre-Party?

Just a short concert update for this very early post (it’s currently 1:49 AM in my timezone, and yes, I am indeed wide awake).

The group of family friends that I usually go to Lollapalooza with has decided to have a “pre-party” this week, and we’ll be going to see a Spoon concert on Wednesday. 124 more words