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?

PARQUET COURTS

Parquet Courts are an American punk rock band based in Brooklyn, NYC. Formed in late 2010, Parquet Courts released their debut album 'American Specialties' in 2011 then 'Light Up Gold' in 2013  (on What's Your Rupture? Records) which received acclaim in both the DIY underground and mainstream rock press. Rough Trade will be releasing their highly anticipated third LP 'Sunbathing Animal' outside of the USA on June 2nd 2014 (What's Your Rupture in USA) and follows the release of the title track on Record Store Day.

An album of the same name will then follow on June 2. The full tracklisting... Read »