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Lissie "Covered Up With Flowers" EP On iTunes


Purchase Lissie's covers EP, "Covered Up With Flowers", today exclusively through iTunes.

Just Click Here To Purchase.  Only $4.99!

CD in stores next week, November 8!

Pre-Order the CD from the Fat Possum Store.


El-P "Rush Over Bklyn" Remix


(via Pitchfork)

As previously reported, El-P's gearing up to release a new album, Cancer for Cure, on Fat Possum. Now, El has remixed first single "drones over BKLYN" as "Rush Over Bklyn", mixing in a sample from Rush's "Tom Sawyer". "Rush Over Bklyn" is the first official sample-based single release through Legitmix, a platform that allows producers and DJs to legally sample music from other sources without going through a sample-clearing process. (We previously posted about a mix Diplo did through the service.) Proceeds from sales of "Rush Over Bklyn" will benefit a fund for DJ/producer Mr. Dibbs, who is suffering from liver disease.



Fanzine "Roman Holiday" Video


7" in stores November 22, pre-order the 7" here


Youth Lagoon November Headline Tour


11-01 San Francisco, CA - Bottom of the Hill %
11-02 Los Angeles, CA - The Echo %
11-03 San Diego, CA - The Casbah %
11-04 Phoenix, AZ - The Crescent Ballroom %
11-06 Tucson, AZ - Solar Culture %
11-07 Austin, TX - Emo's %
11-08 Denton, TX - Dan's Silverleaf %
11-09 Oxford, MS - Cat's Purring Dude Ranch
11-10 Nashville, TN - The Basement %
11-11 Atlanta, GA - Drunken Unicorn %
11-12 Durham, NC - Motorco Music Hall %
11-13 Washington, DC - The Red Palace %
11-14 New York, NY - Mercury Lounge %
11-15 New York, NY - Mercury Lounge %
11-16 Philadelphia, PA - Milkboy %
11-17 Cambridge, MA - TT The Bear's %
11-18 Montreal, Quebec - Il Motore %
11-19 Toronto, Ontario - The Garrison %
11-21 Madison, WI - High Noon Saloon %
11-22 Chicago, IL - Lincoln Hall %
11-23 Minneapolis, MN - 7th St. Entry %
11-25 Denver, CO - Larimer Lounge %
11-26 Salt Lake City, UT - Kilby Court %

% with Young Magic


Yuck (Deluxe) $3.99 Sunday Only


This Sunday (10/16) you will be able to buy Yuck's Deluxe version of their album from for only $3.99.  The deal is only around for one day so don't trip and miss out on this.  The deluxe version includes 6 b-sides from their amazing debut album.  Click here to buy for $3.99 on Sunday 


Lissie "Covered Up In Flowers" EP


Lissie will release a new EP Covered Up With Flowers on November 8th, 2011 via Fat Possum. The EP is a collection of five cover songs, featuring her fan-favorite versions of Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance”, Kid Cudi’s “Pursuit Of Happiness”, and Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” – live videos of which have garnered more than five million combined views on YouTube. Highlighting both her artistic versatility and the range of her extraordinary, sun-and-whiskey-soaked voice, Covered Up With Flowers also includes two new covers: Lissie’s soulful, rootsy take on Joe South’s “Games People Play” and a haunting version of Nick Cave’s “The Ship Song”.

The EP will be available exclusively on iTunes a week prior to release, beginning November 1st.


New Releases: 10/11/2011


Yuck "Yuck (Deluxe)"
CD: $14
LP: $16 (pre-order :: release 11/8/11)
MP3 Download: $10.99
iTunes click here to purchase
Amazon click here to purchase

Gross Magic "Teen Jamz"
CD: $9
LP: $11 (pre-order :: release 11/8/11)
MP3 Download: $4.45
iTunes: click here to purchase
Amazon: click here to purchase

Purity Ring / Braids split 7"
LP7: $5
Insound: click here to purchase


Gross Magic Perform Live on Noisey



View live videos for 4 full songs over at NOISEY


Yuck "Soothe Me" NPR Song of the Day


(via NPR)

Musical influence is cyclical and recurrent. During a time of wistful looks back at the rapidly retreating decade of '90s rock, it's just as prudent to look expectantly to the gangs of new talent ready to inherit a legacy.

Yuck's knockout self-titled debut, released in February, didn't pack quite enough punch for the young British players, so they've repackaged the album with six new songs for a "deluxe" edition due out Oct. 11. The bonus tracks are hardly filler, with­ each more than holding its own, and "Soothe Me" stands as one of the more interesting examples. Leader Daniel Blumberg explores the polarities of his vocal range, with a deeper drawl only heard on the original album in "Suicide Policeman" or "Sunday." Blumberg's tone is gravelly, casual and uncharacteristically listless, but he quickly alternates it with a plaintive high-register cry: "Soothe me / Don't use me / I'm not your oxygen." The contrast is affecting.

Thoughthe comparison isn't made often, R.E.M.'s recent dissolution makes Yuck seem all the more valuable. Filling the void with a distinct mix of volume, sensitivity and precocious naiveté, Yuck is there to remind listeners of a time when distorted guitars and unsullied sincerity were
gripping enough.

  Soothe Me by Yuck

Yuck "Yuck (deluxe)" in stores October 11
Buy the MP3 album here or at iTunes
Pre-Order CD & LP


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