Wednesday, August 08, 2007

Weekly New Releases 8/7/07

Top Five New Releases:
Art in Manilla: Set the Woods on Fire (Saddle Creek) – Orenda Fink from Azure Ray.
Download “Set the Woods on Fire” and “The Abomination
Augie March: Moo, You Bloody Choir (Jive/Zomba) – See these Aussies tomorrow night (8/9/07) at the Roxy. They’re a huge deal in Australia and they’ve gotten great reviews from indie snobs like Pitchfork. Win a prize pack by emailing me by 5:00PM tonight.
Download “One Crowded Hour
The Brunettes: Structure and Cosmetics (Sub Pop) – New Zealanders. See them at the Troubadour on 9/13.
Download “Small Town Crew
Magnolia Electric Co.: Sojourner Box Set (Secretly Canadian) – Box set with four CDs, a DVD, a set of postcards, a medallion and a poster.
Okkervil River: The Stage Names (Jagjaguwar) – There’s a double disc limited edition version limited to 1500 copies. See them at the Troubadour on 9/4.
Download “Our Life Is Not a Movie Or Maybe

Other Noteworthy New Releases:
Benzos: Branches (Stinky)
Christy & Emily: Gueen’s Head (Social Registry)
Flight of the Conchords: The Distant Future EP (Sub Pop) – The full-length will come out in October. The HBO show’s worth checking out. Download “Business Time”
Jennifer Gentle: A New Astronomy (A Silent Place) – Not a proper release. Mostly instrumental drone music. See them at the 6th Street Warehouse on 8/14.
Marissa Nadler: Song 3 – Bird on the Water (Kemado) – See her at Spaceland on 8/23.
Mirah and Spectratone: Share This Place (K Records)
Schooner: Hold on Too Tight (54-40 or Fight)
Tarantel: Ghetto Beats on the Surface of the Sun (Temporary Residence)


torr said...

any chance of line breaks between each artist listing in posts like this? Lots of good info here, but reading it as is makes me go a bit cross eyed! Just a suggestion. Thanks.

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Don't forget Manu Chao's new CD is coming out Sep. 4th! Listen to the EP "Rainin' in Paradise" on his myspace

Duke said...

torr - thanks for the suggestion. hopefully that's a little more legible.

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