Colin Stetson - "New History Warfare Vol. 3: To See More Light"

Colin Stetson is a multi-reed musician from Ann Arbor, Michigan. Stetson dabbles with clarinet, bass clarinet, French horn, flute, and cornet, but mostly known for his use of the bass saxophone. Stetson is a master of his instrument that works mainly in the genre of avant-garde jazz. With such a small audience for free form and experimental music, Colin has found the support of bigger named rock superstars to put him...

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The new Radio 1190 mobile app is here!

We know you've all been waiting patiently for a comprehensive mobile hub for all things 1190... and it's finally here! Our brand new app features a whole bunch of great features: music stream, playlists, concert calendar, blog roll, DJ schedule, similar song suggestions, multi-tasking, and more! Bring Radio 1190 with you wherever you go! On your bike, in your car, on your run, at the pool, at a party--we're her...

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The Black Angels - "Indigo Meadow"

Break out the mescaline and aviators, the lords of neo-psych rock have come back to Earth. Indigo Meadows is a strong return for The Black Angels, erupting onto the scene like a groovy time-machine to the 60's. First some introduction may be necessary to those unfamiliar to Alex Maas and his crew. Hailing from Austin, TX, The Black Angels were formed in 2004 due to mutual appreciation for the finest music of rock's h...

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Pitchfork: Boards of Canada Released a Mysterious 12" on Record Store Day

Originally posted at Pitchfork. "While people were lined up around the block at record stores across the country, at least one lucky person got their hands on a very surprising release: A 12" featuring a snippet of music from Boards of Canada. We've confirmed that it was a legit Warp release. One Reddit user, @ImNoPandaBear, posted that they'd found a copy at Other Music in New York and reported that it featured 2...

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Bleached - "Ride Your Heart"

Thoroughly enjoyable if a bit slight, Ride Your Heart is the debut LP from Bleached, new home of Mika Miko veterans Jennifer and Jessica Clavin. Like the Dum Dum and Vivian Girls before them, Bleached's primary sound is a reconfiguration of sixties girl group melodies (particularly those of Queens, New York bad girls The Shangri-Las) with lo-fi punk grit. Lovelorn vocals undercut with a hint of nastiness and sweet me...

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