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Thursday Music News

Laura Marling has teamed up with directors Fred & Nick on a 20-minute long short film When Brave Bird Saved that features the four opening songs of her forthcoming LP Once I Was An Eagle. According to the directors the film is “directly inspired, informed, and narrated” by those first four songs. It’s a beautifulRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

We finish out October with Halloween and a strong week of shows ahead, and we swing right into November with a ton of other great choices. Monday starts pretty damn string with Robyn Hitchcock and the Young Fresh Fellows at Triple Door, Dark Dark Dark, Emily Wells, and Eternal Fair at Crocodile, and  Nneka at Tractor Tavern. Some scaryRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Taken by Trees put out this cool video today - shot entirely on an iphone! The dream-pop song follows Victoria through LA’s sluggish and glamorous landscape - a poolside, a skyscraper, the side of a candy-striped building. And all wearing a”L.A” hat on her head. Three awesome and much expected albums were released today: TyRead more...

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Out This Week 10/2

As it turns out, the setting to the latest album by The Mountain Goats, topping this week’s list of new releases, just so happens to be our own Washington State. On Transcendental Youth, John Darnielle locates the narrator -- lost, alone, and “fighting the urge to just stop fighting at all” -- in the gloomyRead more...

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Thursday Music News

Having dubbed August “Elliott Smith Month,” Kill Rock Stars is celebrating what would have been Elliott Smith’s 43rd birthday by releasing a series of rare tracks from the singer-songwriter’s recording sessions with the label. The first release is an alternative take of “Alameda” off his 1997 album Either/Or. In addition to the unreleased tracks, KRSRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

Purity Ring have released a new video for their outstanding single “Fineshrine” from their debut album Shrines, coming out July 24 on Last Gang Records. The video, which documents what appears to be a statued and sickly pair of lovers features plenty of special effects and high-definition dramatic scenes of death and rebirth. Check outRead more...

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