- Don’t Move by Phantogram from Nightlife
- Michael Jackson by Das Racist from Relax [Greedhead]
- Male Model by Sleater-Kinney from All Hands On The Bad One [Kill Rock Stars]
- The Model by Kraftwerk from The Man Machine [Capitol]
- The Model by Big Black from Songs About Fucking [Touch And Go]
- Future Crimes by Wild Flag from Wild Flag [Merge]
- Little Thoughts by Bloc Party from Silent Alarm [Wichita]
- Stutter by Elastica from Elastica [Deceptive/Geffen]
- Predict The Day by Ladytron from Velocerifo [Island]
- A Guy Is A Guy by Doris Day from Here’s Doris Day [Disky]
- DLZ by TV On The Radio from Dear Science [Interscope/4AD]
- Not Fade Away by The Crickets from 20th Century Masters-Best Of Buddy [MCA]
- Natural Blues by Moby from Play [V2]
- Spitting Blood by Wu Lyf from Go Tell Fire To The Mountain [LYF]
- Morning Star by Count This Penny from Gone [Duster Records]
- Satan Is My Motor by Cake from Prolonging The Magic [Volcano]
- Blueeyed Devil by Soul Coughing from Ruby Vroom [Warner]
- Devil Town by The Builders And The Butchers from Salvation Is A Deep Dark Well [Gigantic]
- Midnight City (Man Without Country remix) by M83 from Midnight City Remixes [Mute]
- Bangkok Necktie by Man Man from Life Fantastic [Anti]
- Spoon by Boris from New Album [Sargent House]
- Thru And Thru by Gang Gang Dance from Eye Contact [4AD]
- Definite Darkness by Cymbals Eat Guitars from Lenses Alien [Barsuk / Memphis]
- Hurricane Season by Trombone Shorty from Backatown [Verve Forecast]
- Heartbreakin’ Scream by The Chain Gang of 1974 from Wayward Fire [Modern Art]
- Turn It Off by Phantogram from Eyelid Movies [Barsuk]
- City Reprise by The War On Drugs from Slave Ambient [Secretly Canadian]
- The Wreck Of The Old 97 by Charlie Louvin from Charlie Louvin Sings Murder Ballads [Tompkins Square]
- The Grand Theatre by The Old 97’s from The Grand Theatre, Vol. One [New West]
- It’s Your Destiny by The War On Drugs from Slave Ambient [Secretly Canadian]
- Slave Ambient by The War On Drugs is out on Secretly Canadian. Pitchfork liked it. I finally had to order a copy on vinyl from the label and pay shipping (ouch). Two days later, my local record store tells me it’s back in. Blerg.
- Only In Dreams, the latest album by Dum Dum Girls is out as of 27 Sept 2011, on Sub Pop records. You’re going to hear a lot of this one in the coming weeks. The pink vinyl (pictured above) is only 1/2 the story. It also came with a white 7″ record. Word.
- The Whole Love, the latest album by Wilco, is out today, 27 Sept 2011.
- 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.
- All Hours by Ivy is out. You can sample the album over on Nettwerk’s Soundcloud Page.
- Hysterical by Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is out. The band has self-released packages available via their website.
- 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.
- Rainbounce by Reptar (on Vimeo)
- Runtime by Cassettes Won’t Listen (on Youtube)
- Brokendate by Com Truise on Vimeo.
- Bedroom Eyes by Dum Dum Girls (via Pitchfork).
- Fffunny Friends by Unknown Mortal Orchestra, on Youtube (via Stereogum).
- Marked by EMA on Vimeo.
- Honey Bunny by Girls on NYTimes.com (via Pitchfork).
- Amor Fati by Washed Out on EW.com.
- I Surrender by Ford & Lopatin, on Adult Swim.
- Circulation by Thurston Moore, on Youtube.
- Still Life by The Horrors, on Youtube.
- 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.
- Man Man will play the High Noon Saloon, in Madison, WI, on Tues, 18 Oct 2011 @ 8:00pm – tix-$15. 18+
- Boris will play the Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI, on Tues, 18 Oct 2011 @ 8:30pm, — tix $16-$35
- Das Racist will play the High Noon Saloon, in Madison, WI, on Wed, 19 Oct 2011 @ 8:30pm, tix-$14/adv-$12.
- Gang Gang Dance will play the Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI, on Wed, 19 Oct 2011 @ 8:30pm, doors 7:30pm, tix – $10
- Cymbals Eat Guitars will play the High Noon Saloon, in Madison, WI, on Thu, 20 Oct 2011 @ 8:30pm, tix-$10
- Trombone Shorty & Orleans Ave will play The Barrymore, in Madison, WI, on Thu, 20 Oct 2011 @ 7:30pm, tix-$22/adv-$20
Rhett Miller will play the High Noon Saloon, in Madison, WI, on Fri, 21 Oct 2011 @ 9:30pm, tix-$18/adv-$16
- 5th Annual Big Lebowski Brew And View at the Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI, on Sat, 22, Oct 2011. 2 shows: Early-8pm, doors-7pm. Late-11pm, doors-10pm, Tix-$5.
- Drive -By Truckers + Those Darlins will play the Majestic Theatre in Madison, WI, on Sun, 23 Oct 2011 @ 8pm, Doors-7pm, Tix-$25/$50-Opera Box
- Phantogram + Reptar will play the High Noon Saloon, in Madison, WI, on Mon, 24 Oct 2011 @ 8:00pm, tix-$15/adv-$13
- The Avett Brothers will play at the Riverside Theatre in Milwaukee, WI, on Fri, 18 Nov 2011, 7pm, tix – $35