SOURCE: BELLA UNION Pavo Pavo is the recording project of Oliver Hill and Eliza Bagg. On their acclaimed 2016 debut, Young Narrator in the Breakers, Eliza’s effervescent soprano was compared to “a lovelorn alien reaching out from the farthest reaches of the galaxy” (Pitchfork 7,2), and the elegant, symphonic arrangements were described as “weightless pop that sounds like it…

SOURCE: SINGLE LOCK RECORDS Grammy Award winner John Paul White confirms the release of his new album, The Hurting Kind, due April 12 on Single Lock Records—pre-order the album here. White is also sharing the first single “The Long Way Home” today. The Record Store Day vinyl edition of The Hurting Kind, featuring a bonus 7″ is available starting April 13 only at independent record…

SOURCE: Bella Union Mercury Rev have shared their interpretation of Bobbie Gentry’s “Tobacco Road”, with featured vocalist and label mate Susanne Sundfør. The track is taken from the upcoming album The Delta Sweete Revisited – their track-by-track resurrection of Bobbie Gentry’s 1968 overlooked master-work ‘The Delta Sweete.’ Speaking of the collaboration, Sundfør expressed the following……

SOURCE: ANTI Following two previously released singles, “Sleeping Volcanoes” and “Estrella”, “The Great Pixley Train Robbery” kicks it up a notch, acting as an Old West-tinged tale that describes scenes of a violent train robbery, the greed for gold, and claims of insanity. Based on a newspaper article McCombs uncovered from the 1800’s, the track…

SOURCE: ANTI THE DRUMS RELEASED THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED “ABYSMAL THOUGHTS” IN 2017, MARKING THE BAND’S FIRST RELEASE AS A SOLO PROJECT FROM JONNY PIERCE. Now, two years later, The Drums announces its tremendous, self-care focused fifth LP and a North American tour in support of the album. Quite possibly the best collection of songs in…

SOURCE: BELLA UNION Go Dark are out there on the fringes, two lone figures working in the twilight to illuminate the world. 21st century cyber punk that touches on the sickness of modern life, Ashley ‘Crash’ Gallegos and Adam ‘Doseone’ Drucker are bound by an incommunicable sense of purpose, the two merging completely on scorched…

SOURCE: AMERICAN LAUNDROMAT RECORDS Fast on the heels of April 2018’s acclaimed “Juliana Hatfield Sings Olivia Newton-John” comes Juliana Hatfield’s new self-produced all-originals album “Weird”. Freda Love Smith (Blake Babies, Sunshine Boys) and Todd Philips (Lemonheads, The Juliana Hatfield Three) each played drums on multiple songs while Hatfield played all of the other instruments (and…