If you’ve been keeping close tabs on us over here – then you are well aware how excited we are for the new Heavy Cream record. We’ve been talking about it a whole lot in the last few months since they went out to California to record at the Bauer Mansion with Eric Bauer and Ty Segall. Knowing that – we think your interests should be totally piqued. The album, which has been announced for a May 8th release date from our favorite Infinity Cat Recordings, is titled Super Treatment and you can check out the artwork right down there. The last bit of wax we got from the creamies was their Volcom split 7″ with RTX [which you can hear below] We think they’ve been pushing themselves in a new direction that has them evolving from party rockers to tuff-gnarly-rock and rollers. Not that they weren’t before — but you know what we mean. We’re sure there’ll be a nice party to celebrate the album’s release, so keep your ears to the ground. And if Heavy Cream are coming to a city near you — GO OUT AND SEE ‘EM
TOMORROW: the long-awaited debut of Sex Hotel. WEDNESDAY: Competing sick shows at 5 Spot (Tristen + Willy T) and the Stone Fox (Bitchin Bajas + more). FRIDAY: Fake Surfers return and the Potatoes make their first appearance in It City. SATURDAY: SPACE IS indeed THE PLACE, but Richie is also playing at the 5 Spot. You decide. SUNDAY: Especially good looking Sunday…
Gonna keep this brief. The TAMI Show was filmed over two nights in October, 1964. It’s a music film that captures some serious performers at the height of their game, others on the rise. It’s kiiinda the ultimate music video and a legendary piece of cinema because it’s one of the earliest (and finest) examples…
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….