As much as we try and stop them from happening — bad things still happen. Sometimes it’s bad luck, sometimes it’s bad timing, but whatever bad it is – we’ve found that the only thing to really do is keep going and do your best. The friends and family of Paul Cobb know this. Some of you may recognize Paul from his Indianapolis bands Amo Joy! and The Accordians, but – after his very untimely death at the age of 24 – Paul left behind a series of unfinished and unreleased songs. His friends and family have taken it upon themselves to finish and release the collection under the project’s name Hammer Screwdriver. You can check out all the tracks from Paul’s charming bedroom recordings here, or listen to the track “Eden” below. And – if you feel so inclined – you can make a donation to the project right here. Do the right thing!
Ladies and gentlemen, Angel Olsen has announced her next record. Burn Your Fire For No Witness will be the Chicago heartthrob’s third full-length; her first since teaming up with Jagjaguar. Now the record doesn’t come out til February 18, but our sweet Angel has graced us with a single and a music video to match….
Cate Le Bon is hardly a new kid on the block. The Welsh-born, LA-based artist already has three records under her belt, the newest of which, Mug Museum, came out last month on Turnstile Records. It’s a psych-laden affair not dissimilar to her previous efforts, but what does set this album apart is that Le Bon…
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….