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Super-group Freebass, formed by bass guitar legends Peter Hook (Joy Division, New Order), Mani Mounfield (Stone Roses, Primal Scream), and Andy Rourke (The Smiths), will finally release their first full-length album…a few months after deciding to breakup. “Recent events have made Freebass entirely unviable as a band, and with this in mind, it has been decided that the […]

In advance of the May 18th release date of their new album Infinite Arms, Band of Horses have released this “Making Of” video, which gives a bit on insight into how the new work came together: And get the the album’s opener, “Factory” here, gratis:

OK, so you are sitting around in your post-New Years Eve haze, thinking to yourself, “I love the pop-stylings of Jens Lekman, but I really wish I could hear his songs as played by snotty, loud riff-meisters from Chicago.” Well, as fast as you can say “Whoomp there it is”, here it is, courtesy of […]

Once a year, the initiative known as Blog Action Day calls on bloggers around the world to post something about a specific concern, all on the same day. This year’s topic is climate change. Since my day job involves campaigning and lobbying to convince lawmakers and world leaders to address the effects of climate change, […]

OK, so based on letters we’ve received here, you guys have actually missed our monthy Bakers Dozen Downloads…so apologies for not posting them up the last few months! To make things more managable, instead we’ll try to put together more frequent posts of six awesome, legal, and free downloads. Here’s the first bunch. Take ‘em […]

On the eve of their sold-out Valentine’s Day show with Band Of Horses, and as part of what feels like an avalanche of great new music from them, Dirty on Purpose cuts loose yet another slice of dreamy-fuzzy goodness with the new (and free!) single “Hard To Tell You”. Get it from the RCRDLBL player/download […]