Entries Tagged ‘Topshelf Records’

The Velvet Teen share “The Giving In,” from forthcoming LP for Topshelf Records

Topshelf Records and Sonoma County, CA-based indie-rock band The Velvet Teen are pleased to reveal the first song from the band’s upcoming album, All Is Illusory (pre-order). Titled “The Giving In,” the song is described by SPIN as “a lofty, tranquil track that moves along with a light but confident energy, like a less chest-beating [...]

Boys Life announces reissue, show (2015)

Topshelf Records will reissue a remastered version of Departures and Landfalls, the 1996 sophomore release from influential Kansas City indie rock band Boys Life, on August 14. Formed in 1993, Boys Life became known for passionate and dissonant guitar-driven rock with DIY roots and a distinctly Midwestern sound. The band toured the underground scene, playing [...]

Boys Life to reunite, reissue?

Defunct ’90s emo band Boys Life has been posting cryptic updates including, “Stay tuned, something wonderful is going to happen.” Another tweet from Washed Up Emo seems to confirm they’ve reformed, but no shows have been announced yet. Stay tuned for more updates! The band also posted a teaser video from Topshelf Records (also now [...]

Braid covers Broken Hearts Are Blue

Braid covered Broken Hearts Are Blue’s “Because I Am” for their Record Store Day 7″ for Topshelf records.  The cover rules!

Diamond Youth prepare Nothing Matters for release

After four EPs, Baltimore’s Diamond Youth are set to finally release their debut full length Nothing Matters on May 19 via Topshelf Records.  The alt rock band boasts a rigorous background in art, design and skateboarding – most of the members met while attending MICA (Maryland Institute College of Art) together and work as graphic [...]

Gulfer share “Bob Abate,” tour (2015)

Montreal’s Gulfer are streaming a track off their upcoming Topshelf Records split with Buffalo, NY’s Del Paxton. The track titled “Bob Abate,” premiered yesterday on Exclaim! and is now also streaming on Youtube and Soundcloud. The split is available now via Topshelf Records and will be out on April 7. Gulfer is a math-rock/emo/punk band [...]

Del Paxton shares “Bad Batch,” readies spit and EP

Buffalo, NY’s Del Paxton are premiering a track off their upcoming Topshelf Records split with Montreal’s Gulfer, which will be released on April 7. Stream “Bad Batch” now on Absolutepunk.net. Pre-orders are now available in the Topshelf store. Newly signed to Topshelf Records, Buffalo, NY’s Del Paxton released their first EP Worst. Summer. Ever. in [...]

Topshelf Records to release Del Paxton, Gulfer split

On April 7 Topshelf Records will release a split from Buffalo, NY’s Del Paxton and Montreal, Canada’s Gulfer.  To be notified about pre-orders, click here. Buffalo, NY’s Del Paxton released their first EP Worst. Summer. Ever. in August of 2013. During that that time the band played their worst shows and wrote their worst songs, [...]

Caravels and Octaves release split, tour (2015)

The upcoming split from Caravels and Octaves is now streaming on BrooklynVegan. The four-song split, out January 27, is now available for pre-order via Topshelf Records and Bridge 9. Caravels and Octaves are currently on a UK/European tour together. See dates below. Tour Dates: 22.01. GER Goettingen – T-Keller 23.01. NL Utrecht – ACU 24.01. [...]

Sorority Noise signs with Topshelf Records, plays shows (2015)

Harford, CT’s Sorority Noise have signed with Topshelf Records. The band is currently self-producing their follow up to last year’s Broken World Media debut LP, ‘Forgettable‘, with plans to release it later this year. Front man Cameron Boucher says, “I first met Kevin at a house show in Allston in the summer of 2012 and [...]