Last week, Rolling Stone premiered a new clip from the highly anticipated new Coen Brothers‘ movie Inside Llewyn Davis. In this clip, Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan and Stark Sans’ characters take the stage in Greenwich Village to perform “Five Hundred Miles”. You can watch the whole clip here. ”Five Hundred Miles” can also be found on the Inside Llewyn […]
In an interview with Asheville Scene, The Melodic give an in-depth interview on how they came to be. The article includes details about the influences of multi-cultural South London and discusses how Chilean folk singer Victor Jara inspired their music. You can read the whole article here. The Melodic is also wrapping up their U.S tour in support of their […]
Forever Found, the debut EP from Kan Wakan has been met with rave reviews from all over. The orchestral pop band, which is led by multi-instrumentalist Gueorgui I. Linev, was dubbed by LA Weekly as “the Los Angeles band about to blow up”, and blow up they certainly have. They just released a special edition of the Forever […]
The A man A plan A canal office has music playing almost every minute of the day – whether it be a Mississippi Records tape comp Graham bought in Portland, a new reissue Erik found at a local record store, or an album from one of our artists. Below, are our favorite releases of the […]
The Coen Brothers’ latest film, Inside Llewyn Davis, hits theaters next Friday. While the movie’s main character Llewyn Davis (played by Oscar Isaacs) is fictional, the character is inspired by real life folk singer Dave Van Ronk. NPR recently wrote an article on Dave Van Ronk explaining his significance and archetypal role in Inside Llewyn Davis. To […]
The Melodic‘s Huw Williams recently did an interview with Nashville based Suburban Roads Magazine. In it, he talks about the band’s song writing process, and what their plans for 2014 are. You can read the whole interview here. The band is wrapping up a US tour so be sure to check them out before they […]
We’ve been working with a bunch of great albums this year. When you’re putting together your year end Top 10 lists, please consider the new albums from these artists: Hidden Towers, Angry, Tarmac Adam, The Little Ones, Yellow Red Sparks, The World Record, The Flaming Lips, Keaton Henson, The Crackling, John Vanderslice, Mia Dyson, Anchoress, Devendra Banhart, Bombino, Sam Amidon, The Pastels, Cloud Control, Essie Jain, Cloudeater, Makeshift Prodigy, Travis, LAKE, Dr. Dog, The […]
Oh Land has received tons of praise around the world for her latest album Wish Bone. The singer/songwriter recently did an interview withContact Music. In the article, Oh Land discusses her artistic vision and what she draws on for inspiration. Read the full piece here. Give lead single “Renaissance Girls” one last spin at Alternative Specialty this week.