We know you've been clamoring for the new Lydia Loveless album since we announced it. The release is almost here (8 days!), and NPR's First Listen is looking out for your greedy ears with a full stream of the album, along with a very detailed, dialed in write-up (Will Hermes did his homework!).
Dive in and fall in unrequited love. Then pre-order the album on CD, vinyl LP, or MP3 here.
The upcoming, highly anticipated reissue of The Bottle Rockets' first two albums, 'Bottle Rockets' and 'The Brooklyn Side,' is streaming in its entirety via The AV Club, a week before the 11/19 release date!
Take a listen to all 46 tracks, including 19 bonus tracks, here.
The wonderful folks at WNYC Radio are streaming the absolutely stunning new Ha Ha Tonka album, 'Lessons,' one week ahead of the release date!
Stream it HERE.
As WNYC puts it, "the tuneful and buoyant new album from the indie-Americanaband...owe[s] as much to Paul Simon as Big Star."
Listen and then inevitably fall in love with the album and pre-order it on CD, MP3, or limited edition double vinyl HERE.
Have a listen, read a bit about the genesis of the song, and check out head man Kurtis in a shaggy, shaggy beard and sporting a fresh lid (that's "hat" to less satorially-minded folks) HERE
We're getting pretty excited about the release of the Dex Romweber Duo's latest, Is That You In The Blue?, which will be available on CD and LP (and at digital retailers, natch) next Tuesday. The folks over at Paste have a FULL preview of the album streaming on their site right now -- so take a listen, and let us know if you like it as much as we do. In other Dex news, Blurt mag just posted a video interview with Dex, where he talks about the new album, the Flat Duo Jets, and his influences and his own influence on younger musicians.
The nice folks at KCRW in Los Angeles are currently streaming Exene's new album, The Excitement of Maybe, a week before the release date (and til the end of the month!). So head on over there, take a listen, and if you like what you hear, be sure to pick it up on CD, limited-edition LP or digitally.