Entries for December, 2016

Jaye Jayle to tour in 2017

Louisville, KY’s Jaye Jayle (feat. Evan Patterson of Young Widows) recently revealed a partnership with label/management team Sargent House.  This deal follows the release of their excellent debut full-length, 2016’s House Cricks and Other Excuses to Get Out, in addition to extensive U.S. touring this past year with the likes of Daughters, Freakwater, Sumac, and [...]

Skating Polly share “Morning Dew”

Skating Polly have released a new music video for “Morning Dew” via CLRVYNT, the latest from their most recent album, The Big Fit. The band said “we decided to cover Morning Dew after we heard Lee Hazlewood’s version. It was originally written as an Anti-Nuclear War song, but each artist who’s covered it has made it personal to [...]

Lemuria rerelease Get Better, tour in 2017 with Mikey Erg, Cayetana

10 years ago Lemuria released their debut album Get Better.  To celebrate, they are releasing a special edition packaging of the album on December 16 with a new rendition of the artwork, an essay reflecting on the album creation with a present day perspective, and a bonus 7″ including the outtake tracks that didn’t make [...]

Dowager share listen of Title Track EP

Every now and then, one encounters a live band that is less an ensemble of players as it is a sweeping and singular gust of sound. Dowager has leveled house shows and DIY venues throughout the Pacific Northwest and California for the better part of a year with guitar lines that dance around in a [...]

Members of Melvins, ATDI, Le Butcherettes form Crystal Fairy

Members of the Melvins (Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover), At The Drive-In (Omar Rodriguez-Lopez) and Le Butcherettes (Teri Gender Bender) have formed the roaring new rock band, Crystal Fairy.  Crystal Fairy’s self-titled debut arrives Feb. 24 via Ipecac Recordings with the song “Drugs On The Bus” streaming now: https://youtu.be/N31SHZ93zu4. A limited edition 7” featuring “Drugs [...]