Last Thursday we got a visit from our Memphis brothers – Ex-Cult – who are gearing up for GonerFest and the release of their new Goner single “M.P.D.” which will see light on October 16th. It’s the first single off their debut album which is also being released by Goner Records a little later this year. They spent a stint of time out in San Francisco making the record with Ty Segall and Eric Bauer and you can hear the first bits of it below. It’s pretty fucking gnarly. The track premiered a little earlier this morning on the P4k and we never thought we’d see the day where they’d make mention of Vile Nation – but who’d a thunk? Ex-Cult are playing Saturday night of GonerFest alongside The Spits, GG King, The Persuaders, and White Wires. The B-side of the new single features a Chosen Few cover of “No Fun on the Beaches” which totally slayed live last week.
TWO WORDS: FUCKIN RIPPER. That’s the best way to describe Milk Music’s new LP Cruise Your Illusion that came out last month via Fat Possum. Mixing the best elements of the Wipers, Husker Du, and maybe even a little Neil Young, Milk Music have really set the bar with this one with Nick Coxen’s shredding ability…
We read the blogs, we check the boards, we keep out ears close to the ground, but still we somehow miss out on big news from time to time. Case-in-point: a track from the new Oblivians record was released a month ago! Did you know that shit? We did not know that shit. The track,…
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….