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premiere: Lou Rebecca announces debut LP Restless, shares self-directed video for first single “Break It Apart”

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Paris-born, Austin-based pop artist Lou Rebecca returns with the brilliant lead single from her forthcoming debut full-length album Restless, coming this fall on Holodeck. "Break It Apart" is a throbbing, icy bilingual analog synth banger, sung by Lou with her characteristic commanding allure and elegance in both English and her native French with utterly intoxicating results, and our bodies are now ready to give in to this one on the dancefloor...

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polaroids: Boy Harsher

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video premiere: Matt Kivel – l.a. coliseum

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Matt Kivel shares the video for one of the standout tracks from his forthcoming 5th LP last night in america, a record inspired in part by what Kivel describes as that uniquely American ability to "to shrug and submerge terrible feelings...

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video premiere: Virgin Pool – Keeping Still

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Multi-talented LA-based singer/songwriter, composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Christine Aprile aka Virgin Pool once again proves to be quite the compelling filmmaker with the elegant short film/music video for "Keeping Still", another haunting track from her new record Endless Evenings, out next month on Austin's Holodeck...

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GvsB x Luminelle SXSW 2019 official showcase

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We're psyched to announce that we'll be back at SXSW again this year with this stellar official showcase featuring some of the incredible artists on our label Luminelle Recordings, as well as a few other acts we're especially excited about in 2019, including Barrie, Ellis, BEA1991, and Pottery...

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Virgin Pool – The Wanderer

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Austin label HOLODECK unveils something unexpected with the beautiful and entrancing debut from Virgin Pool, the new solo project of Silent Diane frontwoman Christine Aprile. Virgin Pool's Endless Evenings cassette is a 4-song collection of exquisitely haunting acoustic guitar-based songs, out April 19th...

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video premiere: Jo Schornikow – Incomplete

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You may already be familiar with Australian artist Jo Schornikow from her time spent as Phosphorescent's touring keyboardist, and today she shares an exquisitely glowing new song of her own, taken from her lovely new LP Secret Weapon, coming soon via Austin's Keeled Scales (home to Sun June and Julia Lucille, among others)...

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Montreal band Pottery share debut single “Hank Williams”

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Young Montreal band Pottery are making some big waves these days for a group that, until right this very moment, had zero music online. But after seeing them play two of the most thrillingly visceral and endearingly brash packed-out shows I've experienced all year up in their hometown in the last couple months, I can confidently report back that these dudes are for real...

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Sun June – the spookiest thing

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Austin's Sun June, who released one of the prettiest albums of the year back in June, share a new one for Halloween. Listen to "the spookiest thing" below, and catch Sun June live with Jessica Risker + V.V. Lightbody at a show we're presenting in Chicago on November 15th at the Hideout:

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premiere: Molly Burch – Candy

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Austin's Molly Burch shares another lovely track from her timeless sophomore LP First Flower, coming next month via the great Captured Tracks. Molly tells us about the playfully empowering and tone-setting album opener "Candy", which is not in fact a rousing kiss-off to a worthless ex, but a sort of loving pep talk to psych herself out of those self-defeating thoughts that often accompany anxiety:

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