Month: July, 2010

Newport Folk Fest

If you haven’t already heard my non stop excitement for this weekend’s Newport Folk Fest, I’ll be gone for the weekend, visiting all my my favorite musicians in Rhode Island (which is neither a road, nor an island).  Have a great weekend. -kyle

July Mixtape

The culmination of July marks the down-hill slide of summer.  This has been a particularly wild and crazy month for me.  There are some ups and downs on this mixtape, but I’m sure if I enjoy, you’ll find some gems on here.  Enjoy the download, and we’ll catch you all in August. Tracklist includes: J [...]

Tennis – Cape Dory

Tennis – Cape Dory (Underwater Peoples Records) from RichsLaw on Vimeo. If you don’t read everything I write, well shame on you, but hey I can’t blame you, its about the music.  Tennis is the husband and wife duo who saved money for years, bought a sail boat and sailed on the east coast for [...]

J Roddy Walston & the Business Makes Rock & Roll Look Lazy

To give you background, J Roddy Walston and the Business is a 4 piece rock quartet from the fine city of Baltimore, MD. They play rock music the way it was intended, loose and fast, wild and crazy.  Often upbeat and super catchy, this rock music is based on fantastic musicianship driven by piano and [...]

Jens Lekman’s new single…

The End of the World is Bigger than Love Check out the heartbreaking new single from Jens Lekman, The End of the World is Bigger than Love.  Its a gorgeous song that’s made better because its being given away for free via his website. or just use this little handy widget…

David Vandervelde Summer Time Hits

Checkin Out My Baby David Vandervelde is putting out a new EP Summer Time Hits due 8/3 on Secretly Canadian.  If you’ve been following Vandervelde at all, which you should, he’s put out two fantastic albums, The Moonstation House Band and Waiting for the Sunrise.  The tracks for the upcoming Summer Time Hits were released [...]

Jukebox the Ghost covers Donna Lewis’ I Love You Always Forever

I Love You Always Forever I saw Jukebox the Ghost a few months ago, and they had played this cover.  The only thing I could do was tell people that it happened.  There was no substance to what could only be assumed as a silly lie.  Well, here’s a recording of them covering Donna Lewis’ [...]

Built by Animals Corporate Syndrome EP

Teenage Rampage Built by Animals is a rock trio based in Brooklyn, New York. Their music draws comparisons to Vampire Weekend, the Strokes and the Unicorns; to which I’d agree with.  Their EP, Corporate Syndrome is loosely a concept album chronicling the growth of someone from high school through the corporate arena.  Although I’m not [...]

Stream J. Roddy Walston & the Business’ new album

You can stream J. Roddy Walston & the Business’ self titled album on spinner.com now.  I highly recommend this album and this band. They are full of energy and play rock & roll the way it was supposed to be played. Check them out! Stream the album here! TOUR DATES 7/25 Pittsburgh, PA/Club Cafe 7/26 [...]

Eels – Spectacular Girl

New video from Eels, Spectacular Girl, from their upcoming album Tomorrow Morning, which releases 8/24.  As usual, its a solid sounding song from Eels… and a sign of good things to come from this album. Download a free(cost of an email) mp3 from this widget below..