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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NEW MUSIC: KING CREOSOTE - FROM SCOTLAND WITH LOVE

King Creosote | 22/07/14

King Creosote’s first album since his Mercury-nominated collaborative record with Jon Hopkins (Domino Publishing), 'Diamond Mine', 'From Scotland With Love' was created in collaboration with director Virginia Heath and Producer Grant Keir as an audio-accompaniment to a poetic documentary film of the same name, to be released for the Commonwealth Games this summer. Featuring archive footage but no narration or interview, the film works around themes of love and loss, war, resistance, emigration, work... Read more?

NED OLDHAM

Ned Oldham has his hands in alot of pots, whether it’s fronting The Anomoanon, performing alongside his siblings (Will and Paul) as The Oldham Brothers or most recently, working with his band ‘Old Calf’. The Virgina-via-Baltimore-via-Louisville musician released a solo three-song single in 2010 on Gold Robot Records.

Old Calf’s debut album ‘Borrow A Horse’ was released in June this year on No Quarter Records and it is rich with melody and instrumentation. Simple songs rooted in folk and bluegrass, and presented in a swirl of psychedellia. It's a near-perfect album, forged in history, created in the present, and timeless in... Read »