9.9.14
The Jigsaw Seen
OLD MAN REVERB-(VIBRO-PHONIC)-
This little know LA pop band has been at it for over two decades but have kept a real low profile (through no More

9.9.14
The Psycho Sisters
UP ON THE CHAIR, BEATRICE -(ROCKBEAT RECORDS)-You can’t judge an album by its covers. The sepia-toned front, with its 1900s image of a little girl in ringlets, More

9.9.14
The Posies
FAILURE-(OMNIVORE REISSUE)-I was never a Posies disciple or anything but I did like 'em ok. This is a reissue of their first record which came out in More

9.9.14
Matchbox
THE MAGNET RECORDS SINGLES COLLECTION-(7T'S/ CHERRY RED)-I dunno...their name sounded vaguely familiar but when the package arrived from venerable More

9.1.14
Jesse Green
NICE AND SLOW -(BBR/ CHERRY RED)-
Considering this album’s suggestive, erotic cover, one would think that they would be getting an album More

9.1.14
The Hobbes Fanclub
UP AT LAGRANGE -(SHELFLIFE)-
Keep an eye out for the Shelflife label, especially this year. While they've always had a strong stable of bands, More

9.1.14
Wussy
ATTICA!-(DAMNABLY)-I've heard smart folks near and far singing the praises of Wussy these past few years and yeah, I've been a little slow on the draw. Not sure what my More

9.1.14
Various Artists
FMT 001-(FIGMENT RECORDINGS)-New label out of NYC that is co-owned by Mr. Drew Diver one half of the band) and he and partner Julian Brau have compiled More

8.26.14
Sarah Jaffe
DON’T DISCONNECT -(KIRTLAND RECORDS)-
Wow, Dallas’s Sarah Jaffe’s matured into a really awesome and interesting songwriter. More

8.26.14
Unholy Two
TALK ABOUT HARDCORE -(12XU)-
Ok, even if I didn't dig the music by this Austin, TX trio (which I do) the band would still get major points for the wrasslin' pics on the back cover including Dusty Rhodes (sexiest lisp ever),More

8.26.14
Various Artists
KEEP LOOKIN’: 80 MORE MOD, SOUL & FREAKBEAT NUGGETS-(RPM/ CHERRY RED)-Mods rejoice! Just when you think you’ve tracked down every essential and obscure soul, R&B, More

8.26.14
Various Artists
TEMPORARY: SELECTIONS FROM DUNEDIN'S POP UNDERGROUND 2011-2014-(FISHRIDER/ BA DA BING!)-New Zealand record label Fishrider is responsible for some of my favorite More

camera obscura- "do it again"
savages- "shut up"
beach day- "beach day"
flowerss- "sun dial"
pinata protest- "vato perron"
pure bathing culture- "pendulum"
dog party- "how are you doing?"
the three o'clock- "with a cantaloupe girlfriend"
kissaway trail- "norrebro"
the ocean blue- "sunset moonrise"