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Video: Amy McCarley – Smart Man
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Video: Amy McCarley – Smart Man

Having released her sophomore album, Jet Engines, this past June, Alabama country singer/songwriter Amy McCarley has a new video for “Smart Man,” the last song to make the final cut. Owing more to the longing of Jet Engines’ acoustic opener, “Everybody Wants To,” than the rambling “Head Out of Town” or skittering “Hands Tied,” the downbeat … Continue reading

First Listen: Last Days of April – Someone for Everyone
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First Listen: Last Days of April – Someone for Everyone

After releasing 79 in 2012, Swedish singer/songwriter Karl Larsson’s Last Days of April will soon issue its eighth LP, Sea of Clouds. The album’s hopeful first single, “Someone for Everyone,” is shimmering guitar pop. As with 79 and 2010’s Gooey, Last Days of April’s sound is rooted in America’s California musical culture, with strains of … Continue reading

Download: Bass Lions – We Got Guts
Download / First Listen / Upcoming Release / Vinyl

Download: Bass Lions – We Got Guts

Four years since their last release, … is Diamonds, Ontario, Canada’s Bass Lions return to release their self-titled EP on 28 October. Stream/download the jarring, melodic “We Got Guts,” the EP’s first single below and pre-order Bass Lions on limited edition 12″ vinyl, including a remastered version of the band’s 2007 debut EP, More than … Continue reading

First Listen: Butchers Blind – Thursday Girl/Mystery
First Listen / New Music / Upcoming Release / Vinyl

First Listen: Butchers Blind – Thursday Girl/Mystery

Following on 2013’s Destination Blues, New York’s Butchers Blind return with a new single, “Thursday Girl,” a power pop ode to Springsteen summers down the shore. Flanked by the b-side “Mystery,” an acoustic reimagining of Seattle’s punk pioneers the Wipers, the two songs will be released digitally and on limited edition vinyl on 20 November. … Continue reading