PreoccupationsJAGJAGUWAR #ad - Preoccupations - S/T - LP Vinyl.
7Sub Pop Records #ad - Lucky 2018 album from the baltimore dream-pop dependables! Part-produced by Sonic Boom Spacemen 3, and mixed by Alan Moulder Ride. Beach House- 7. Usa edition : on bLACK vinyl, with a download code. Includes "lemon Glow" and "Dive".
Wide Awake!Rough Trade #ad - Wide awake! is new york’s Parquet Courts’ fifth record since their formation eight years ago. It’s an album about independence and individuality but also about collectivity and communitarianism. For savage, joy, and indignation, powering the body for resistance through a combination of groove, it comes back to the deceptively complex goal of making people want to dance, “expressing anger constructively but without trying to accommodate anyone.
The most exhilarating exercise from new york’s reigning indie-rockers laureate since their legend-making “stoned and Starving” – as if you didn’t already have reason enough to be on high alert for Wide Awake!” – Stereogum “An urgent, fantastic return that sees the band at the very top of their game, and more together than ever” – DIY Mag Beach House- 7.
Wide Awake! #ad - . The songs, are filled with their traditional punk rock passion, written by Austin Brown and Andrew Savage, as well as a lyrical tenderness, but are elevated to even greater heights by the dynamic rhythmic propulsion of Max Savage drums and Sean Yeaton bass. There’s also a freshness here, a breaking of new territory that’s testament to the group’s restless spirit.
Ultimately then the message contained in Wide Awake! is complex. In such a hateful era of culture, we stand in opposition to that — and to the nihilism used to cope with that — with ideas of passion and love, ” Brown says. Love is at its center. In part, better known as danger mouse, this may be attributed to the fact that it’s produced by Brian Burton, but it’s also simply a triumph of their songwriter’s art.
Viet CongJAGJAGUWAR #ad - Recorded in a barn-turned-studio in rural ontario, when flegel and bandmates Mike Wallace, the seven songs that make up Viet Cong were born largely on the road, Scott Munro and Daniel Christiansen embarked on a 50-date tour that stretched virtually every limit imaginable. You can designate records as seasonal, and you can feel Viet Cong's bleakness and declare it wintry.
Viet Cong #ad - But the only way you get a frost is when there's something warmer to freeze up. Close quarters hastened their exhaustion but also honed them as a group. Beach House- 7. Parquet Courts- Wide Awake.
Unknown Pleasures 40th Anniversary Limited EditionRhino/Warner Bros. #ad - Joy division- Unknown Pleasures Anniversary Edition. Parquet Courts- Wide Awake. A limited edition 40th anniversary version of Unknown Pleasures pressed on 180g ruby red vinyl with an alternative white sleeve. Beach House- 7.
Double NegativeSub Pop Records #ad - It begins in pure bedlam, with a beat built from a loop of ruptured noise waging war against the paired voices of Sparhawk and Parker the moment they begin to sing during the massive “Quorum. For forty minutes, trying to be heard amid the noisy grain, they indulge the battle, sometimes winning and sometimes being tossed toward oblivion.
Burton recorded low’s last album, 2015’s ones and Sixes, at April Base, adding might to many of its beats and squelch and frisson beneath many of its melodies. Joy division- Unknown Pleasures Anniversary Edition. Instead, paradoxically, most empowering album ever: double Negative, abrasive and, Low will release its most brazen, in faithfully defiant fashion, an unflinching eleven-song quest through snarling static and shattering beats that somehow culminates in the brightest pop song of Low’s career.
Double Negative #ad - Loud and contentious and commanding, Low fights for the world by fighting against it. Low- double Negative. In 2018, low will turn twenty-five. Burton, the quietly energetic and adventurous producer who has made records with James Blake, Sylvan Esso, and The Tallest Man on Earth in recent years while working as one of the go-to figures at Bon Iver’s home studio, April Base.
In spite of the mounting noise, Sparhawk and Parker still sing. They considered not only how the fragments fit together but also how, in the United States of 2018, they functioned as statements and salves.
Tell Me How You Really FeelMom & Pop Music #ad - The grammy and brit nominated Courtney Barnett returns with her second album - Tell Me How You Really Feel. Beach House- 7. Low- double Negative. One of the most distinctive voices in music, courtney is known for mixing witty observations with unflinching self-assessment - fast forward to now and although all of the cleaver turns of phrase and an eye for story telling are still there; this new collection of songs see a more serious and outwardly tone capturing the current social landscape yet still retaining moments of intimacy and warmth.
Shrink-wrapped. As the world becomes more familiar with Courtney Barnett these songs feel comforting and emphatic yet that raw energy and the ability to make the listener think still remain. Joy division- Unknown Pleasures Anniversary Edition. It follows her critically acclaimed 2015 debut album sometimes I Sit And Think And Sometimes I Just Sit, 'Lotta Sea Lice', and a recent top 10 collaborative record, with Kurt Vile.
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Bad Witch LPNull Corporation #ad - Joy division- Unknown Pleasures Anniversary Edition. Shrink-wrapped. Beach House- 7. Nine inch nails will launch cold and black and infinite north america 2018 on September 13 with support The Jesus and Mary Chain. Nine inch nails will release their new album bad witch on june 22, completing the trilogy that began with 2016's Not The Actual Events and 2017's ADD VIOLENCE.
. Parquet Courts- Wide Awake. The band will bring their "musical, visual, " as hailed by The New York Times, emotional sensory onslaught, to some of the most iconic venues in the USA. Low- double Negative.