Category Archives: Album

Church send Either Or

Toronto band Church have an album titled Either Or that I’ve found enticing. Formulate your own opinions (outdated a notion as it may be) by going here.

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Criminal Hygiene dispense CRMNL HYGNE

LA band Criminal Hygiene released a fine listen of an album last month titled CRMNL HYGNE on Small Smile Records. The LP keeps it well, delivering an aural fog of intrigue, introspection, and elsewhere confusion with a portion of the result sure to remind at least a few of early to mid-era Replacements. Take in a couple of numbers below to see what you’re feeling.

“Blak Water”
“Rearrange Me”

Fantasmas bring No Soul

For your Friday ventilation take in “No Soul” off the first 7″ from Brooklyn’s Fantasmas on new label, Low Life Inc.

Jonny Debt on Prince of the Golden Horseshoe

Take in Jonny Debt’s album, Prince of the Golden Horseshoe, along with the video for “Bronze”.

The Rescues on Blah Blah Love And War

The Rescues have a new album with the title of Blah Blah Love And War. For more particular insight, take in “Arrow” and the video.

“Everything’s Gonna Be Better Next Year”

Art Decade find Western Sunrise

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Art Decade has an expansive debut album titled Western Sunrise that I’ve found enticing. Take in “Breeze” and what is obviously the video for the title track.

“Western Sunrise”

Mark Mallman:: “Like A Car Crash”

With the cold setting in full course, Mark Mallman offers up “Like A Car Crash” from the album Double Silhouette.

Krokus plot Dirty Dynamite

What is there to say about Krokus? There’s been a lot of talk about rock, and I’m here to remind you that Krokus have a new album, Dirty Dynamite, coming out March 5th. Watch the video for the title track to figure out how you’re feeling.

Speck Mountain release Badwater

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Speck Mountain have a new album, Badwater, that I have been enjoying. You too can embark on your own quest to engage the splintered sunlight with a viewing of the video for “Slow So Long”, and a listen to “Run Honey Run”.

Feb.9 – Chicago, IL @ the Hideout (Record Release Show w/ Radar Eyes, Circuit des Yeux presented by saki)
Feb.10 – Ypsilanti, MI @ Woodruff’s
Feb. 11 – Grand Rapids, MI @ The Pyramid Scheme
Feb. 12 – Lakewood, OH @ Mahall’s Twenty Lanes
Feb. 13 – Buffalo, NY @ The Vault
Feb.14 – Brooklyn, NY @ Ran Tea House (w/ Nature Boy)
Feb. 15 – New York, NY @ Cake Shop
Feb. 16 – Baltimore, MD @ Holy Underground
Feb. 18 – Richmond, VA @ The Camel Club
Feb. 19 – Raleigh, NY @ Kings Barcade
Feb. 21 – Lexington, KY @ Al’s Bar


Misfits invoke DEA.D. ALIVE!

On February 5th, the Misfits will release DEA.D. ALIVE!. The recording was taken from a show in Times Square, with certain songs from the band’s encore set at their hometown show in NJ added to the collection. This is their first live album since the 1980’s and features fourteen tracks.


Psychic TV’s Dreams Less Sweet returns to vinyl

Very nice to hear that Psychic TV’s 1983 album, Dreams Less Sweet, will appear on vinyl for the first time in 20 years. This will be a limited-edition run of 1,000 copies, all in Holophonic audio from the original UK vinyl masters.

“The Orchids”

“White Nights”

The Helmholtz Resonators free Van Damn’s Vault

On the occasion of the most festive of seasons, Christmas, The Helmholtz Resonators offer up a new EP titled Van Damn’s Vault. Delight in some psychic swashbuckling with a listen below.