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?

STEPHEN MALKMUS AND THE JICKS

On 6 January 2014 Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks released their new album, 'Wig Out At Jagbags' (Domino Records/ Domino Publishing). The album was produced by the band (Stephen Malkmus (Domino Publishing), Joanna Bolme, Jake Morris and Mike Clark) with Remko Schouten (the Dutch soundman who previously worked with Pavement) and was recorded in a studio in rural Ardennes with ‘a farmhouse vibe’. This will be Malkmus' 5th solo record following the break-up of his seminal American alt-rock band, Pavement, with which he recorded 'Brighten The Corners' (1997), 'Terror Twilight' (1999) and 'Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain' (2002); iconic records that spawned songs like... Read »