News and Staff Picks
POSTED BY Rod ON Sat Mar 8, 02:22 PM
Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow is playing a sold out show at the Crocodile on March 20th, but if you missed out, you still may be in luck! Enter to win a pair of tickets by e-mailing email@example.com with the subject line "Post Tropical" (the title of his new record) and please include first & last name with entry. We'll draw a winner on 3/18. Good luck!
POSTED BY Rod ON Fri Mar 7, 09:12 AM
Mudhoney - "Slipping Away"
We just got in a fresh batch of vinyl from the good folks at Third Man Records! Mudhoney's appearance last year at the Third Man Blue Room in Nashville was transformed direct to acetate to a 10-song vinyl LP, which arrived yesterday. Our friendly UPS man also delivered vinyl of The Divine Fits' July performance at the same venue. Both are available now for $14.99/ea. A right bargain!
POSTED BY Rod ON Thu Mar 6, 10:01 AM
The six legendary "American" collaborations between Johnny Cash and Rick Rubin are once again available on vinyl! The unlikely pair began working together in 1994 on American Recordings, which provided the Man In Black a new career highlight and brought his music to a new audience. Its success resulted in five subsequent volumes, in which Cash & Rubin experimented, recording everything from Soundgarden and Beck to U2 and Nick Cave to country classics by Jimmie Rodgers, Don Gibson & Ray...Continue
POSTED BY Rod ON Thu Mar 6, 09:40 AM
Queens emo-punk band Bayside will rock El Corazon on March 14th with Four Year Strong, Daylight & Mixtapes! Enter to win a pair of tickets by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Cult" (the title of their most recent release) and please include first & last name with entry. We'll draw a winner on 3/12. Good luck!
POSTED BY Rod ON Tue Mar 4, 01:30 PM
Pharrell Williams - G I R L
"Pharrell Williams has a knack for turning 'not much' into a little slice of dance-floor joy. 'Happy,' the first single from his new album, G I R L (Columbia), came out in connection with an animated movie, Despicable Me 2, and it doesn't pretend to be anything more than a pop trifle. 'Clap along if you feel like a room without a roof,' Williams exults. It's tough to make feel-good feel substantial, and...Continue
Out This Week
311 - Stereolithic
Aloe Blacc - Lift Your Spirit
Elbow - The Takeoff and Landing of Everything
Ledisi - The Truth
Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers Featuring Edie Brickell - Live
Metronomy - Love Letters
Nine Inch Nails & Coil - Recoil
Ozomatli - Place In The Sun
Matt Sorum's Fierce Joy - Stratosphere
Young Money - Rise of an Empire