New music from Careful

Posted on Apr 16, 2014
New music from Careful

Eric Lindley is the mastermind behind Careful, the meticulously crafted and intimate solo project of the multi-instrumentalist, producer and artist. Lindley formed his warm, dark, and somewhat subdued sound out of a community of LA artists, electronic hackers and experimental artists. The World Doesn’t End is Careful’s fourth full-length album, which will be released on Circle Into […]

Arc Iris Debuts at CMJ, chats with WYEP’s Morning Mix

Posted on Apr 16, 2014
Arc Iris Debuts at CMJ, chats with WYEP’s Morning Mix

Jocie Adams of Arc Iris recently sat down with WYEP to talk about her new self-titled album on their Morning Mix show. In the interview, Adams describes her musical influences, from the “very dramatic” classical music she studied at Brown to her focus on clarinet in high school. Adams explains, “fans can expect to be challenged” by her live […]

Don’t forget, Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 19th!

Posted on Apr 16, 2014
Don’t forget, Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 19th!

During the Amoeba Music Press Conference that announced this year’s Record Store Day, Chuck D (2014 RSD Ambassador) explained why record stores – and the culture within them – are so important to the industry: “A record store is sort of like a college course for musician and fan alike…Record store personnel are also like curators. That’s […]

Also at Radio

Posted on Apr 16, 2014
Also at Radio

Kate Tucker & the Sons of Sweden – The Shape the Color the Feel (Red Valise) Doug Gillard – Parade On (Nine Mile Records) Falls – Into The Fire EP (Verve) Brad Mehldau & Mark Guiliana – Mehliana: Taming the Dragon (Nonesuch)

Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 19th – RSD Sampler Going For Adds

Posted on Apr 14, 2014
Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 19th – RSD Sampler Going For Adds

Last week, we sent out a digital sampler to get you excited for Record Store Day, with tracks from Wild Feathers, The Last Internationale, four tracks from special Red Bull Sound Select artists, and more. Chuck D from Public Enemy is this year’s Record Store Day Ambassador, who just sat down with KCRW‘s Raul Campos to talk about […]

Doug Gillard – Rave Reviews

Posted on Apr 14, 2014
Doug Gillard – Rave Reviews

We can all agree that Doug Gillard‘s musical career is pretty enviable. He’s been a part of bands like Guided by Voices, Death of Samantha, and Nada Surf, earning a solid reputation for his impressive guitar skills in other bands, but not quite the same acclaim for his own work. As The Big Takeover explains in […]

Bend Sinister Bring “Animals” to Studio Q

Posted on Apr 14, 2014
Bend Sinister Bring “Animals” to Studio Q

Bend Sinister recently dropped by Studio Q to take part in their Friday Live show! The Canadian band played tracks off of their latest album like “Fancy Pants” before sitting down to talk about the record and their songwriting process. Studio Q says Animals “…sees the veteran 4-piece break into their vintage record collection to […]

Record Store Day Contest!

Posted on Apr 14, 2014
Record Store Day Contest!

This week, we are hosting a contest to get you ready for all the releases that will be in record stores across the country on Saturday, April 19th! If you’d like a chance at winning a bundle of great vinyl, all you have to do is give us a list of the top 3 things […]

Also at Radio

Posted on Apr 14, 2014
Also at Radio

Arc Iris – Arc Iris (Anti-) Falls – Into The Fire EP (Verve) Brad Mehldau & Mark Guiliana – Mehliana: Taming the Dragon (Nonesuch) Kate Tucker & the Sons of Sweden – The Shape the Color the Feel (Red Valise) Bonson Berner – Passport (Forty Below Records) The Black Keys – “Fever” [single] (Nonesuch)

At Triple-A Radio: Withered Hand – Album Review – New Adds

Posted on Apr 10, 2014
At Triple-A Radio: Withered Hand – Album Review – New Adds

New Gods by Withered Hand continues to pick up new plays and Adds each week! Dan Willson is the artist behind the moniker and he’s joined by an impressive list of fellow-Scots including King Creosote, The Vaselines’ Eugene Kelly, Belle and Sebastian’s Stevie Jackson and Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison. Bad Sounds Magazine gave the album an 8.9 review, heralding the single “Black Tambourine” for ”…the sort of infectious […]