Early Listener Bonus Track:
- Fett’s Vette by MC Chris from Life’s A Bitch And I’m Her Pimp [Self-Released]
- Star Wars Uncut by Adam WarRock & Ruckus Roboticus from Tracklog [Self-Released]
- Star Wars Gangster Rap by Bentframe from Star Wars Gangster Rap [Self-Released]
- Baby You Were There by TV Girl from Benny And The Jets [Self-Released]
- Back In Baby’s Arms by Patsy Cline from 12 Great Country Hits [Decca]
- We Can’t Stop by JJ (f. Ne-Yo) from Adult Swim Singles [Adult Swim]
- I Surrender by Ford & Lopatin from Channel Pressure [Mexican Summer / Software]
- Circulation by Thurston Moore from Demolished Thoughts [Matador]
- The Sweet Part Of The City by The Hold Steady from Heaven Is Whenever [Vagrant]
- Knuckle Down by Man Man from Life Fantastic [Anti]
- Season Of Illusion by Ladytron from Velocifero [Nettwerk]
- Definite Darkness by Cymbals Eat Guitars from Lenses Alien [Barsuk / Memphis]
- Great DJ by The Ting Tings from We Started Nothing [Columbia]
- Judy Is Your Viet Nam by They Might Be Giants from Join Us [Idlewild / Rounder]
- Bedroom Eyes by Dum Dum Girls from Only In Dreams [Sub Pop]
- Playing House by Active Child (f. How To Dress Well) from You Are All I See [Vagrant]
- Come To The City by The War On Drugs from Slave Ambient [Secretly Canadian]
- Fallout by Neon Indian from Era Extrana [Mom & Pop Records]
- Inchworm by Battles from Gloss Drop [Warp]
- The Book I Write by Spoon from Stranger Than Fiction Soundtrack [Sony]
- Winter Beats by I Break Horses from Hearts [Bella Union]
- Abducted by Cults from Cults [Columbia/Sony]
- Thankful by Caveman from Coco Beware [Magic Man]
- Baldessari by Fair Ohs from Everything Is Dancing [Lefse]
- You Yes You by Tune-Yards from WHOKILL [4AD]
- Think I’ll Go Somewhere And Cry Myself To Sleep by Charlie Louvin from The Best Of Charlie Louvin [Capitol]
- Still Life by The Horrors from Skying [XL]
- Pizza Butt by MC Chris from MC Chris Is Dead [Self-Released]
- Moon Knight by Adam WarRock f. Tribe One from West Coast Avengers Mixtape [Self-Released]
- Icky Thump by The White Stripes from Icky Thump [Third Man / Warner]
- I wonder if any of you are too young to remember the Star Wars Gangster Rap. The Star Wars marathon this weekend reminded me of it, as well as a bunch of nerdcore hip-hop to start the show.
- New video for I Surrender by Ford & Lopatin, on Adult Swim.
- New video for Circulation by Thurston Moore, on Youtube.
- Slave Ambient by The War On Drugs is out on Secretly Canadian. Pitchfork liked it. I like what I’ve heard so far. Just missed them in Milwaukee. Dang.
- New video for Still Life by The Horrors, on Youtube.
- The new album by Handsome Furs is one of my favorite albums of 2011. It’s out now on Sub Pop Records.
- Hail Mary Mallon is a hip-hop group consisting of Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, and DJ Big Wiz. The group’s name is a reference to Typhoid Mary. (via Wikipedia).
- Mister Heavenly is Honus Honus of Man Man, Nicholas Thorburn ofIslands and The Unicorns, and Joe Plummer of Modest Mouse and The Shins. Out of Love is out on Sub Pop Records.
- Charles Bradley is an amazing singer with an amazing story. You can read some of it over at Wikipedia. Much love to Gabriel Roth Daptone Records for giving the man a chance. We are all better for it.
Free Music/New Music:
- Thankful by Caveman is available at their website for the price of an email.
- New Ladytron album teaser for Gravity The Seducer on Youtube.
- Amber Hands by S.C.U.M. is available via Mute (UK) Records’ Soundcloud Page.
- Gangsta (Ad Rock Remix) by Tune-Yards is available via Beggars Group.
- Grab the new TV Girl EP, free for the price of an email address, over at their Facebook page.
- New Pomplamoose Video, Monster Mask is on Youtube.
- MC Chris and Adam WarRock will play The Inferno in Madison, WI, on Fri 16 Sept 2011, 10pm show, tix – $14, $12 in advance
- The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart will play the High Noon Saloon in Madison, WI, on , 8pm, tix-$15 / $13-adv
- Megafaun will play at the High Noon Saloon in Madison, WI, on Thu, 29 Sept 2011, early show, 7:30pm, tix – $12 adv/dos, 18+ show
- The Besnard Lakes will play at the High Noon Saloon in Madison, WI, on Sun, 02 Oct 2011 @ 8:00pm, tix – $12 day of show, $10 in advance.
- Wilco will play the Overture Hall in Madison, WI, on Wed, 05 Oct 2011 @ 7:30pm, tix – $40 adv/dos, seated show, all ages
- Dum Dum Girls and Crocodiles will play the High Noon Saloon in Madison, WI, on Thu, 18 Oct 2011, 8:30pm, tix – $14, $12 in advance, 18+ show.
- Gang Gang Dance will play at the Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI, on Wed, 19 Oct 2011 @ 8:30pm, doors 7:30pm, tix – $10
- The Avett Brothers will play at the Riverside Theatre in Milwaukee, WI, on Fri, 18 Nov 2011, 7pm, tix – $35