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The Walkmen's excellent new full-length Heaven officially drops two weeks from today on Fat Possum. In anticipation of the record's release, the group has hooked us up with 5 band-signed copies of their limited Heaven 7" single, which -- in addition to the rousing title track -- features the moving non-album b-side "The House You Made...
London/Brighton's Fear of Men deliver on the promise of one our favorite songs of 2011 with the gorgeous, wistful heartache of their new single "Green Sea." Richer, more ambitious production and expanded instrumentation -- including a musical saw and backwards guitar solo -- this time around, but with all of the warmth and dreamy melancholy that made "Doldrums" so perfect...
BOSSALINIS AND FOOLIYONES
LEADERS OF THE NEW WORLD
WHO LIVE THIS BEAUTIFUL LIFE
WE WANT YOU TO MAKE A VIDEO OF
THE LIFE YOU LIVE, LIFE AS YOU SEE IT
BECAUSE WE HAVE THE PERFECT SONG" -- jj
Last time we heard from San Francisco's Grass Widow, they were ripping "Milo Minute" in the zoo for some psyched gorillas. They one-up that infectious previous single with this awesome new jam, taken from their forthcoming limited split 7" with Nature, out next month on M'lady's Records...
Here's the b-side from Nite Jewel's new 7" single: On the dusky, melancholy "Sister," Cole MGN's softly lilting bassline anchors what is probably Ramona Gonzalez's most fragile and emotionally exposed song to date, a direction that she'll hopefully explore further on her forthcoming Secretly Canadian LP, due in 2012...
"The wonderfully simple lo-fi jangle...perfectly captures the naïve freedom and enchantment of youth, from aimless drives along the coast to late nights in diners to innocent prom-night romance.....
Listen to both tracks from the new single from London's Trailer Trash Tracys, including a newly re-recorded version of dreamy surf-gaze jam "Wish You Were Red" + new song "Englehardt's Arizona." The double A-side 7" is out November 22 on Double Six / Domino:
Trailer Trash Tracys :: Wish You Were Red
Trailer Trash Tracys :: Englehardt's Arizona