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Latest News From The Matablog

  • VINYL OUT TODAY: Archy Marshall's 'A New Place 2 Drown'

    September 23rd, 2016 at 11:00 am
    Surprise! The Archy Marshall album A New Place 2 Drown (released digitally last December) is finally seeing a physical release via True Panther Sounds & XL Recordings. As of today, this moment even, you can order a vinyl copy online or head to your local indie.unnamed-4
    If you have not already done so, take the time to check out short documentary film of the same name below.

    The physical version of the album has morphed with a new cover (designed by Jack Marshall), bright orange inners and a double-sided poster.

    King Krule is playing this year's Beach Goth Festival. Tickets are available HERRead more
  • Steve Gunn & The Outliners : Today On KEXP

    September 21st, 2016 at 10:54 am by Gerard
    (photo courtesy Tom Daly photography)
    Steve Gunn and The Outliners are in sesssion today on KEXP at 3pm eastern / noon pacific time.  Listen online at or via 90.3 in the Seattle area. 
    Tour dates : 
    Wednesday, September 21 – Barboza, Seattle, WA
    Thursday, September 22 – The Bartlett, Spokane, WA
    Friday, September 23 – Fortune Sound Club, Vancouver, BC
    Saturday, September 24 – Mississippi Studios, Portland, OR
    Sunday, September 25 – The Saint, Reno NY
    Monday, September 26 – Harlow's Restaurant and Nightclub, Sacramento CA
    Tuesday, September 27 – Don Read more
  • Yo La Tengo - 'Murder In The Second Degree' CD's Now Available (From Them, Not Us)

    September 20th, 2016 at 12:48 pm by Gerard
    The long-awaited sequel to 'Yo La Tengo Is Murdering The Classics' is finally available. From Yo La : 
    We're Back, Back in the New York Groove We can think of no more apt a headline for this second edition of "highlights" of our annual appearance on WFMU. Admittedly, the station resides in Jersey City, not New York, and among the many beats deployed within, all fall safely outside of the category of "groove." Yet apt is apt. You better believe it. So impressive is Adrian Tomine's cover art that it is entirely possible that you, the prospective purchaser, are unfamiliar w
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  • Ayocote Morado beans

    September 18th, 2016 at 12:49 pm by Patrick
    Attention! Please budget two days to cook these beans. They need a lot of time and care - but trust me, it's worth it. This recipe is U.V. (Unintentionally Vegan).
    Originally from Oaxaca, the big, meaty ayocote morado was one of the first cultivated crops of the New World. Get yours from a reliably fresh source such as Rancho Gordo. 
    THE DAY BEFORE: Soak 1 cup beans in 1 quart water with 1 tbs kosher or sea salt, 2 bay leaves, 1 tsp whole black peppercorns.
    neutral oil such as grapeseed
    1/4 white onion, chopped
    1/4 yellow onion,… Read more
  • Perfume Genius Covered Elvis' "Can't Help Falling In Love" For Prada

    September 16th, 2016 at 3:32 pm
    In collaboration with Prada, there is a Perfume Genius cover of Elvis' "Can't Help Falling In Love" out in the world. This cover is every bit has amazing as you'd imagine it to be. A clip of the song can be previewed in the ad above and the full version available from your preferred streaming here:
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  • Kim Gordon - "Murdered Out"

    September 12th, 2016 at 9:29 am by Gerard
    (photo by Jamie Brisick)
    "Murdered Out"
    Earlier this morning, NPR Music premiered "Murdered Out", the first single by Kim Gordon issued under her own name, recorded with producer Justin Raisen and Warpaint drummer Stella Mozgawa. The following are Kim's words on the subject : 
    Black matte spray. When I moved back to LA I noticed more and more cars painted with black matte spray, tinted windows, blackened logos, and black wheels. This was something I had occasionally seen in the past, part of low-rider car culture. A reclaiming of a corporate symbol of American success,
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