The Drums' Johnny Aries Debuts New Solo Album [via Stereogum]

Later this year, the Drums will release their new LP, Encyclopedia, from which they’ve already shared the single “Magic Mountain.” While making that record, the band picked up new member Johnny Aries, who is releasing Unbloomed, his debut solo album, next month. The UK singer brings a different vibe to his own work — from its jangly melodies to song titles like “This Grave Is My Bed Tonight,” it’s a n...

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August CD Of The Month

Lese Majesty - Shabazz Palaces- (pronounced Lay-zey Majesty) When the lights dim down on these hot summer evenings, you need the perfect soundtrack to escape from the mundane day-to-day at your summer job. For the late night chill sessions on your porch, let Lese Majesty by Shabazz Palaces take you on a hazy head-trip like no other hip-hop album can.   Formerly of the Brooklyn-based Jazz Rap trio Diga...

01 Aug 9:00 AM 0 Read More...

Latest In-Studio Performances @ Radio 1190

In the past couple weeks we've had a storm of local independent bands performing live sets for us in our studio. Roadkill Ghost Choir, Brothertiger, StaG, and Avourneen all made a stop by our underground oasis to play their latest and greatest, and we have it all for you here and on our Soundcloud. 1. Roadkill Ghost Choir 2. Brothertiger 3. StaG 4. Avourneen ...

31 Jul 11:10 PM 0 Read More...

Gabby's Music Video of the Week

In honor of Allah-Las' newest album "Worship the Sun", dropping Sept. 16th, and the announcement of their U.S. and European tour dates, this week's music video is their second single from the new album. No Werewolf  is a cover of a 1960 song by The Frantics, whose rock n' roll vibes likely inspired the Allah-Las' beachy, modern-day rock sound. The video is shot in black and white, and begins with an overhead sho...

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Spoon's New Album 'They Want My Soul' drops 8/05/14

Spoon is back! Their newest album They Want My Soul hits stores August 5th. The LP is available for streaming via iTunes Radio. [The following was originally posted at ConsequenceOfSound.net.] The 10-track effort is the band’s first in four years, following 2010′s Transference. The highly-anticipated album also marks the band’s first record featuring an outside producer, enlisting the help of both Joe Chi...

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