We’re sure a lot of you have already found your way across this, but The Lost Sounds’ debut single has recently been reissued through Goner Records. The single, originally released by Italian label Solid Sex Lovie Doll in 1999, was pressed in a limited run of 200 copies [184 with the cover seen above and 16 hand-numbered copies with a "hidden identity" edition artwork] You can do that math, right? 200 singles in 1999 and now it’s 2012.. so that equals… you’ll probably not come across an original anytime soon at all. That’s why we’re sending a big “Thank You” to Goner right now. You can check out the 1st track – “Plastic Skin” – from the 4-song single below and put your order in right here. The Lost Sounds’ Blac Static comp LP was released not long ago from Fat Possum. Recommended to snag that one too if you haven’t already.
It’s Spook Week. Time to dust off your Goblin records, put the final touches on that Jimmy Pesto Jr. outfit, and of course, go to some shows. Tonight you could see Ri¢hie, Fox Fun, or Harvest Team depending on where you land, tomorrow is Screaming Females and PUJOL at the Stone Fox, Halloween brings us killer…
The South might have given us country, blues, jazz, rock and roll, hip hop, and just about every other brand of American music, but we should never forget that it’s the Midwest who gave us PUNK. Somewhere in that flattened abyss of corn, windmills, and rust there must be a Fountain of Frustration, a crossroads…
We told you on Monday that we would have some big news for Freakin’ Weekend coming up, and the time has come. To start things off, above this lil chunk of text is our poster for this year. NO, it doesn’t say Freakin’ Weekend anywhere on it. NO, it doesn’t list any of the bands….