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The Tallest Man On Earth makes his television debut on 'Conan.' performing his single "Sagres"

The Tallest Man On Earth Makes TV Debut

Sweden’s The Tallest Man On Earth has been on his first ever-full band tour for a week now in support of Dark Bird Is Home, released last week on Dead Oceans. Following a performance at Noncomm and a sold out show at The Wiltern in Los Angeles, The Tallest Man (aka Kristian Matsson) made his […]

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Spirit club Nathan Williams (Wavves), Joel Williams share new track "Fast Ice."

Spirit Club (members of Wavves) shares song

Spirit Club – the new project from Nathan Williams (Wavves), Joel Williams (Sweet Valley) and Andrew Caddick (Jeans Wilder) – only just released their debut LP via Williams’ own Ghost Ramp imprint. The record was recorded at Williams’ home in Los Angeles and produced by Sweet Valley. However, the ever-prolific Williams is already back sharing […]

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C Duncan shares his new single "Garden" from his forthcoming album 'Architect'

C Duncan shares his new single “Garden”

Architect is the debut album from singer/songwriter C Duncan. Today, he has shared the single “Garden.” Belle & Sebastian have invited Christopher to open at their Somerset House headliner shortly before Architect’s release, and The Blue Nile the same for a special performance at the Edinburgh Festival. Architect showcases Christopher’s interest in electronic music and […]

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Seapony have announced new album 'Vision'

Seapony Announce New album ‘A Vision’

Seapony has released the first single, “Saw the Light” from their upcoming LP, A Vision which will be self-released by the band on July 31st. It’s the first new track from Seapony since the 2012 release of their LP, Falling which came out Hardly Art. Vocalist Jen Weidl & guitarist Danny Rowland spent years writing […]

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The Twilight Sad Share Robert Smith Cover of " There's a Girl in the corner."

The Twilight Sad Share Robert Smith Cover

Late last year, Scotland’s The Twilight Sad released their fourth album, Nobody Wants to Be Here and Nobody Wants to Leave. On June 15th, they’re set to return with a new single from the album, “It Never Was the Same,” bolstered by the inclusion of a Robert Smith (The Cure) cover of – and early […]

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Prinzhorn Dance School "Reign" gets remixed by Shit Robot.

Prinzhorn Dance School “Reign” gets remixed

Prinzhorn Dance School Fellow DFA artist Shit Robot takes the track, “Reign,” from Prinzhorn Dance School’s third album, Home Economics (out June 9th), and gives it their touch. The 12” single is currently available for purchase and features that previously alluded to Optimo (Espacio) mix of  “You Are The Space Invader” – previously only available commercially […]

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DJ Shadow and G Jones 'AKA' 'Nite School, Klik' share new track "Nice Nightmares."

DJ Shadow and G Jones share’s collaboration

Today, DJ Shadow reveals that the duo behind Nite School Klik is him and G Jones and shares their new single from their self titled EP as a free download. (June 9 release date). This is Shadow’s first alias project since the 90’s and he’s pretty stoked to get the music out there. You can read […]

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