ALEX G 'ROCKET' OUT 19TH MAY 2017

13/03/17

Rocket is the Philadelphia-based artist’s Alex G eighth full-length release—an assured statement that follows a slate of releases, many of them self-recorded and self-released, stretching from 2010’s RACE to his 2015 Domino debut, Beach Music. Rocket’s sessions began shortly after Beach Music’s ended, with Alex tracking songs at home, by himself and with friends, in the gaps between a hectic 2015 and 2016 touring schedule.

Rocket was mixed by Jacob Portrait (Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Bass Drum of Death), who... Read more?

REAL ESTATE 'IN MIND' OUT 17TH MARCH 2017

13/03/17

Real Estate will release their new album, In Mind — the follow-up to their 2014 LP Atlas on March 17th. They have also shared the first song from the record, as well as its accompanying music video 'Darling'.

Real Estate recorded In Mind in Los Angeles with producer Cole M. Greif-Neill (who’s worked with Beck, Julia Holter, and more). It is the band’s first full-length since the departure of founding member and guitarist Matt Mondanile, who left last May... Read more?

SPEEDY ORTIZ

Attention came swiftly following Speedy Ortiz’s 2012 Sports EP on the Boston-centric label Exploding In Sound, and with good reason. Massachusetts-based songwriter/guitarist Sadie Dupuis’ knotty, lyrically dense songs were fully realized by her bandmates, with intricate guitar lines crisscrossing over Darl Ferm’s fluid bass and Mike Falcone’s precisely executed drumming in a way that was simultaneously catchy and jarring. After the success of its 2013 Best New Music-honored debut full-length Major Arcana, the band formalized its assault through a year and a half of relentless touring with bands in whose brainy-slash-brawny legacies it followed—among them Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks,... Read »