Shining A Fresh Light On A Lightnin’ Hopkins Essential

  • “…an album that reintroduced Hopkins to music fans and helped tip the ’60s folk and blues revival into being. The effect that one album had on rock ‘n roll is inestimable.”

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Shining A Fresh Light On A Lightnin’ Hopkins Essential
August 28, 2018

“…an album that reintroduced Hopkins to music fans and helped tip the ’60s folk and blues revival into being. The effect that one album had on rock ‘n roll is inestimable.”

Julia Holter – “I Shall Love 2”
September 9, 2018

Composer Julia Holter returns with Aviary her latest full-length since 2015’s incredible Have You in My Wilderness: “…Holter’s slyly theatrical vocals and Blade Runner-inspired synth work with an enveloping palette of strings and percussion that reveals itself, and the boundless scope of her vision…” “I found myself in an aviary full of shrieking birds.” Listen […]

Pill – “Fruit”

Pill return with its second LP Soft Hell a “raucous, splintering dispatch…a palpable sense of joy and play in expressions of caustic, black humor.” Listen to the lead track “Fruit” below. Soft Hell out 10/26 on Mexican Summer.

JEFF The Brotherhood – ‘Magick Songs’

Nashville duo JEFF The Brotherhood are now 13 records in with their latest Magick Songs and continue to surprise us with their ever-evolving (read progressing) sound.  Magick Songs is out now on Dine Alone.

Swearin’ – “Untitled (LA)”

If you aren’t excited about this record, or in fact asking yourself “What is Swearin’?” “Untitled (LA)” should set you right…

Charles Bradley – “I Feel A Change”

A posthumous release from Charles Bradley is on its way…

Low – “Disarray”
August 29, 2018

…an “eleven-song quest through snarling static and shattering beats that somehow culminates in the brightest pop song of Low’s career.”

Caroline Says – “Sweet Home Alabama”
August 28, 2018

“I learned to truly hate the song in the 5th grade when it would blare over the school’s morning announcements once a week…”

Wild Nothing – “Canyon On Fire”

“…a song about feeling restless in Los Angeles.”

September 2018 Vinyl of the Month
August 21, 2018

We are buzzing with excitement with this latest batch of records…

Rock*A*Teens – “Go Tell Everybody”
May 4, 2018

After 18 years since their last album (not counting the excellent Merge reissues a few years back), Atlanta’s Rock*A*Teens return with Sixth House and its first single “Go Tell Everybody”…

Cicada Rhythm – Everywhere I Go
April 30, 2018

KRC favorites and Athens, Georgia locals Cicada Rhythm have returned with the follow-up to their 2015 self-titled debut with Everywhere I Go.

Phil Cook – “Miles Away” (feat. Amelia Meath)

June 1st will see the release of Cook’s third solo release, People Are My Drug…

May 2018 Vinyl Of The Month
April 15, 2018

Featured Indie LAURA VEIRS The Lookout   Notable Reissue BRIAN ENO Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy) Outlier GROUPER Grid Of Points Yours for the picking now through May 15th. Join the Club. Learn more about each over in This Month.

April 2018 Vinyl Of The Month
March 15, 2018

A well-rounded selection and a triple-threat! Featured Indie WYE OAK The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs Notable Reissue David Bowie Station To Station Outlier TWAIN Rare Feeling Yours for the picking now through April 15th. Join the Club. Learn more about each over in This Month.

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