NEW MUSIC: WHITE FENCE 'FOR THE RECENTLY FOUND INNOCENT' (DRAG CITY)

White Fence | 11/08/14

Recent Domino Publishing signee - Tim Presley AKA White Fence has released his fifth album 'For the Recently Found Innocent'. The first for Drag City Records and the first to be recorded in a studio rather than a bedroom. Produced by friend and fellow Domino Publishing writer Ty Segall, it follows 2013's 'Cyclops Reap' (Castle Face Records) and not forgetting the Ty Segall/White Fence collaborative LP 'Hair' (Drag City 2012).

NEW MUSIC: CONOR OBERST 'UPSIDE DOWN MOUNTAIN' LP (WORLD EX US/CA)

Conor Oberst | 24/07/14

'Upside Down Mountain' (2014 Nonesuch Records) is the critically acclaimed new solo LP from Bright Eyes singer-songwriter Conor Oberst. Featuring many a friend including musician/producer Jonathan Wilson, engineer Andy LeMaster, bassist Macey Taylor, multi-instrumentalist Blake Mills, and the Swedish sibling folk-rock vocal duo First Aid Kit, it's beauty is perfectly illustrated by this, the video for single 'You Are Your Mother's Child'. SPOTIFY

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BIG EYES/THE BIG EYES FAMILY PLAYERS

On 6 August 2012 The Big Eyes Family Players & Friends are to release ‘Folk Songs II’ a follow-up (of sorts) to the ‘Folk Songs’ album released with James Yorkston on Domino in 2009. It is a continuation of the previous collection (a selection of traditional songs from theUKandEire), but on this record the boat has been pushed out a little more. The songs and stories are more sprawling, and arrangements show further disregard for any folk tradition. James Green (Big Eyes captain) admits openly to not knowing much about folk music, or particularly having much time for folk authenticity.... Read »