"Something Soon", directed by Jason Reid
Earlier this year, Chris Lombardi began bugging the rest of us with Bandcamp links to someone or something called Car Seat Headrest. After getting over the initial shock of Chris circulating Bandcamp links, it was like, HELLO RABBIT HOLE. As it turned, Car Seat Headrest is the adopted moniker of 22 year old Will Toledo, previously of Leesburg, VA, currently ensconced in Seattle, WA. While we've been puttering around in record label hell, Will's banged out no fewer than 11 straight-to-internet albums in the past 5 years and they're nothing … Read more
If you're not already aware that today (Friday, August 28) marks the official release date of Yo La Tengo's 'Stuff Like That There', I guess you could say the record label had done a very poor job. Since you're too polite and kind to say that (to our faces, anyway), let's concentrate on the next couple of days of exciting activity :
Yo La Tengo, performing at World Cafe Live at noon, broadcast live on WXPN, video stream available here.
Yo La Tengo guest DJ'ing and signing copies of 'Stuff Like That There' at Other Music.
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The above clip was directed by Danny Perez.
'b'lieve i'm goin down..'is available on standard CD and double LP. A limited-edition triple LP expanded version, b’lieve i’m goin (deep) down..., features 6 bonus tracks. iTunes and Amazon MP3 pre-orders both have an instant grat download of "Pretty Pimpin,” as well as two pre-order-only bonus tracks that disappear on release: "b’lieve i’m goin down" and "bad omens (no faders)”
Preorder from :
The Matador Store: http://smarturl.it/blieve_im_goin_downUK orders
Amazon: http://smarturl.… Read more
Following the recent release of their “Earth Not Above” 12” EP, HÆLOS now present their first video for title track ‘Earth Not Above’, which premiered earlier today via The Fader. Filmed by Jesse Jenkins, the video marks the first installment from a trilogy to come from the London trio.
Whilst currently putting the finishing touches to their debut album, HÆLOS are touring this Autumn, today announcing a pair of headline UK dates at Manchester’s Night & Day on 26th October and The Laundry in London on 27th October. Ahead of these headline dates the band support TV On The Radio at L… Read more
For those who were in bed early last night (in order to wake up extra early to hear Yo La Tengo on NPR's Morning Edition) here's what you missed. Tobias Jesso Jr. performed on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night alongside his new band Duk. Check out "Crocodile Tears" and "Hollywood" below.
Those who believe that Steve Gunn is always on tour now have a little more ammo for that theory. Below find newly announced tour dates in bold as well as several festivals on difference sides of the Pacific spread out between late summer and fall.
Wednesday August 12 - Saturday August 22 - Parades de Coura Festival, Porto, Portugal
Thursday August 20 - Sunday August 23 - Green Man Festival, Neath, UK
Saturday August 29 - Union Pool, Brooklyn NY - FREE SHOW
Friday September 11 - Hopscotch Music Festival, Raleigh NC #
Friday September 18 - Sunday September 20 - Bristol Rhythm & Roots … Read more