Album Of The Week: Dale Crover | Rat-A-Tat-Tat!

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Rat-A-Tat-Tat! Is that the sound of the reaper knocking on your door to collect your soul — or Dale Crover hammering out another distinctive drum...

Album Of The Week: Matthew Sweet | Catspaw

matthew sweet has read my mind. or at least my books. like please kill me. from the velvets to the voidoids. i've been reading them all again recently. soadking up the stories of the...

Album Of The Week: Sleaford Mods | Spare Ribs

anger is an energy. johnny taught us that one way back when. and it's still just as true as it was then. but a sharp tongue and a sharper wit are the...

20 Questions With Drae

Drae invited us to Take Cover when they showcased their funky single and video HERE back in September. Today the dynamic duo they fail to heed their own advice...

Submission Accomplished | 6 Recent Gems From The Digital Mailbag

Thanks to the inexplicable popularity of my Submit Music page, I always have a digital backlog of albums, EPs, singles and videos awaiting my perusal. Here are the latest...

Now Hear This: Mosses | T.V. Sun

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "If you've spent any time over the last decade or so rooting around the liner notes of records or in front of stages from DIY...

Now Hear This: Mamaleek | Come & See

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "On Come & See, Mamaleek seek to weaponize the tropes of blues, jazz and black metal through an understanding of their respective formal structures. Known...

Now Hear This: Maggie Bell | Queen of the Night (Remastered)

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Maggie Bell first came to the record buying public’s attention via Stone the Crows, who broke up in 1973 after building a tremendous fan following...

Now Hear This: Little Richard | Southern Child

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Here it is! The great lost Little Richard album. Following 1971’s King Of Rock And Roll, Little Richard did something no one would have expected —...

Now Hear This: Lee Paradise | The Fink

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Toronto’s Lee Paradise dances to the beat of nowhere. Fusing dark electronic grooves with live instrumentation, the songs of The Fink are both a warning...

Now Hear This: Lee Fields & The Expressions | Big Crown Vaults Vol. 1

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "We are always sitting on a handful of unreleased songs that didn’t make their way to albums. Listening back to these gems we decided to...

Now Hear This: Laura Carbone | Live at Rockpalast

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Berlin-based dark pop-rock songstress Laura Carbone has released her third album, Live at Rockpalast. It was mixed by Scott von Ryper from The Jesus and...

Now Hear This: Kursaal Flyers | Little Does She Know: Complete Recordings

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Kursaal Flyers were an integral element of the Thames Delta music scene emerging from the late ’60s clubs into the bright lights of the 1970s...

Now Hear This: Jordana | Something to Say to You

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Jordana Nye can pinpoint the exact moment — the exact drumbeat, even — that changed everything. It was the winter of 2019, and she was exploring...

Now Hear This: Ibrahim Khalil Shihab Quintet | Spring

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "South Africa’s lost jazz history contains many an overlooked classic. But even within that hidden tradition, there are few albums that suffered such an unlucky...

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