Early Listener Bonus Track:
- Bang by Yeah Yeah Yeahs from Yeah Yeah Yeahs [Touch And Go]
- Bang! by The Ravonettes from In And Out Of Control [Vice]
- Don’t Speak (I Came To Make A Bang!) by The Eagles Of Death Metal from Death By Sexy [Downtown]
- Boom by Wild Flag from Wild Flag [Merge]
- We Bros by Wu Lyf from Go Tell Fire To The Mountain [Lyf]
- Bros by Panda Bear from Person Pitch [Paw Tracks]
- Thought Ballune by Unknown Mortal Orchestra from Unknown Mortal Orchestra [Fat Possum]
- Yellow Baloon by Twin Shadow from Forget [Terrible Records]
- If You Return (f. Little Dragon) by Maximum Balloon from Maximum Balloon [DGC/Interscope]
- All Alone by Toro Y Moi from Freaking Out EP [Carpark]
- Heavens Gonna Happen Now by The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart from Belong [Slumberland]
- Life Fantastic by Man Man from Life Fantastic [Anti]
- Joey Rogers by Ford & Lopatin from Channel Pressure [Mexican Summer / Software]
- Black Cat by Ladytron from Velocifero [Island]
- Hearts by I Break Horses from Hearts [Bella Union]
- Dive In by The Horrors from Skying [XL]
- Too Young To Love by The Big Pink from A Brief History Of Love [4AD]
- Like Eating Glass by Bloc Party from Silent Alarm [Wichita]
- Fascinated by Ivy from Fascinated [Nettwerk]
- Ages Of You by R.E.M. from Dead Letter Office [I.R.S.]
- Eyes Be Closed by Washed Out from Within And Without [Sub Pop]
- Punk Mum by Regurgitator from Super Happy Fun Times Friends [Self-Released / Valve]
- I Want Candy by Bow Wow Wow from I Want Candy [RCA]
- Who Do You Love by Bo Diddley from Who Do You Love [Checker]
- Primary by The Cure from Faith [Elektra]
- The Trick by Das Racist from Relax [Greedhead]
- Knuckles by The Hold Steady from Almost Killed Me [Frenchkiss]
- Romance by Wild Flag from Wild Flag [Merge]
- The self-titled debut by Wild Flag is out on Merge Records. This supergroup includes Mary Timony (Helium), Carrie Brownstein (Sleater-Kinney, Portlandia), Janet Weiss (Sleater-Kinney), and Rebecca Cole (The Minders). This may have officially replaced Skying by The Horrors as my favorite record of the year.
- Freaking Out is the new EP from Toro Y Moi . It’s out on Carpark Records. It is on green vinyl. It is very cool. If you get it from Insound.com, it comes with a free keychain.
- Hysterical by Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is out today.
- All Hours by Ivy is out today, 20 Sept 2011. You can sample the album over on Nettwerk’s Soundcloud Page.
- New Wilco album, The Whole Love, is streaming over at NPR.
- New video for I Surrender by Ford & Lopatin, on Adult Swim.
- New video for Circulation by Thurston Moore, on Youtube.
- New video for Still Life by The Horrors, 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.
- The new album by Handsome Furs is one of my favorite albums of 2011. It’s out now on Sub Pop Records.
- All Alone by Toro Y Moi is available at his blog for the price of an email.
- Changes by Twin Shadow is available at his website for the price of an email address.
- Hold On by The Chain Gain Of 1974 is available at their site if you give them your email.
- 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.
- Cut Copy and Washed Out will play Turner Hall, in Milwaukee, WI, on Thurs 22 Sept 2011, Doors 8pm, Tix – $22.50.
- 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