Tag Archives: The Dears

Friday Music News

If you were listening to The Morning Show on KEXP this morning, you heard DJ John Richards play the new LCD Soundsystem. As reported yesterday, two songs debuted last night — “Call the Police” and “American Dream” — both available now in digital format, and streaming below. No definite news on the new album, butRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, December 14th: • Will Sheff of Okkervil River at Columbia City Theatre // 21+ (more info) • Porter Ray, Stas THEE Boss, JusMoni, Astro King Phoenix, Ca$htro at The Crocodile // All Ages (more info) Tuesday, December 15th: • Patterson Hood (of Drive By Truckers), Thayer Sarrano at the Tractor Tavern // 21+ (moreRead more…

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Friday Music News

Over the summer, Matt Berninger of The National and Brent Knopf of Ramona Falls/Menomena secretly played an EL VY show at Los Angeles venue Largo as part of Pete Holmes’ monthly showcase. Matt’s brother, Tom, captured video of the duo performing the track “Need a Friend,” which you can watch on their Facebook page here.Read more…

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Wednesday Music News

Beloved bad boy Mac DeMarco shares “another one” from his upcoming EP titled Another One. (See what I did there?) Stream the track “I’ve Been Waiting for Her” below. The new EP hits the streets August 7th via Captured Tracks, and Mac and band hit The Moore Theatre in Seattle on Thursday, October 29th. [Pitchfork]

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Live Video: The Dears

Canadian indie rock darlings The Dears are over a decade old and going strong, enchanting listeners with their dark orchestral pop tunes. Their latest, 2011’s Degeneration Street, is another collection of their lush, emphatic songs, and despite a fluid lineup over the years, band leader Murray Lightburn has still got his act together. As aRead more…

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