You guys know us at this point — you know we stay adequately stoked just about all the time. But we just got some “new news” [couldn’t help it, had to do it] from the kind guys at Jeffrey Drag Records that has us closing in on some record high stokedness. They’ve finally unleashed all the information concerning the debut 7″ from our buddy’s, Ranch Ghost. And they’ve even gone ahead and tossed up a pre-order option so you can order now and not have to worry about it later. The single comes in the form of two killer straightforward garage gems in a press of 300 [200 on mixed and 100 on classic black] We dropped the A-Side – “New News” – a while ago in our TEEN BEAT section, but you can check it out again at the bottom of the post. And with a March 26th release date we know this is going to be something we’ll spin all Summer long. They’ve got a few lines on some more releases to be announced soon, so keep your eyes and ears peeled… and catch them Thursday March 8th at Exit/In for the FREAKIN’ WEEKEND III
Ryley Walker opens at Mercy tomorrow, Yautja have their EP release show at Drkmttr on Friday while Cool Ghouls are at Fond Object and Fox Fun are at Queen Ave., and Saturday is the big one with Pop 1280 and more at Drkmttr and William Tyler Band and more at Two Boots. Monday, October 5…
Our frens over at Third Man are giving us the goods this week all the way from Londontown. Ultimate Painting will be bringing their jingle-jangle, lackadaisical pops to the Blue Room. These Londoners would fit the bill during just about any stage of Flying Nun’s roster, even the current manifestation distributed by Captured Tracks. Equally fitting, Bill and Lisa Roe…
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….