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!
So this week in the land of Jubilee, we have a deal called Americana Fest going on, basically meaning there’s a long line at Arnold’s all week. In addition to longer lines at your favorite meat and threes, we were just as surprised as stoked to find out that drummer Jody Stephens of Big Star, which…
The New Yak Times debuted Ty Segall‘s new video for “Manipulator,” the second single off of his new LP a few days ago. Created by former University of San Francisco classmate Matt Yoka, the video features cut-and-paste art book images, textures and nature scenes that evolve as the video progresses. The coolest part is that the…
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….