Catch the video for ‘The Suburbs,’ the single from Arcade Fire’s recently released album entitled ‘The Suburbs.’ The Suburbs is certainly on my top 20 albums list of 2010. Buy The Suburbs for $1.99 Now.
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Pigeon Indie pop duo Tennis are set to release their debut LP, Cape Dory, January 18 via Fat Possum. Check out “Pigeon”, a down-tempo ballad-like track from their daytrotter session back in September.
Sufjan Stevens recently released his newest album ‘The Age of Adz’ an electronic effort that grew on me so much, its become one of my favorite albums of 2010; on top of that he put on the best show I’ve seen this year. Sufjan is one of those artists that does some amazing things, and has so much incredible talent, its amazing to see. Check out his video for ‘Too Much’ and buy yourself The Age of Adz.
First listen of Iron & Wine’s new music arrived this weekend in the form of a single “Walking Far From Home.” A little different sound, shown off here as the normal unplugged work is replaced by a much more produced, synthesized sound. It produces a beautiful sound, and is a different side than one would normally expect. Purchase of the single will be available tomorrow on Iron & Wine’s Myspace.
Three Burger Records‘ Conspiracy of Owls are a band shrouded in mystery, there is little to no information on these guys. Melodic Beach Boys-esque rock & roll here; the track is fun, catchy and sunny. More Conspiracy of Owls Myspace | Facebook
These guys make garage rock a lot of fun, and this video doesn’t disappoint. Puppets and a bird attack add to what is already a fun track.
Take Me Over Cut Copy released the first commercial single from their new LP Zonoscope, “Take Me Over.” It’s available at all fine download outlets immediately, and will be released on 12” vinyl in the very near future. It’s obviously a dance-y track, very reminiscent of Duran Duran; very new wave 80’s electronic feel.
Heartbreaker Girls’ new EP Broken Dreams club released this week. The boys from San Francisco, wrote a follow up EP to their ’09 debut, Album, entitled Broken Dreams Club. As you might be able to discern from previous effort and released single, Heartbreaker, this EP is similarly, songs that are about relationships. The EP starts off with a fantastic track called ‘The Oh So Protective One,‘ a revisit to oldies that has a 50’s vibe and an amazing brass section that gives the idea of a ‘Prom Night for Broken Hearts.’ Heartbreaking track rightly named Heartbreaker is a perfect example…
Nerves of the Nightmind Frontier Ruckus may be a name you’ve heard, they might not be for that matter. But what’s important is that you hear their music. The folk inspired Deadmalls & Nightfalls got to my mailbox in late September, I’ve listened through multiple times, over and over again I felt like the album was totally worth sharing. I’ve had trouble getting the right words out, which seems to happen when I really enjoy something; it makes writing and talking about it all that more difficult. Frontier Ruckus’ Deadmalls & Nightfalls was named after an abandoned strip mall lead singer…