New Releases – Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

June 30th, 2015

Failure The Heart Is A Monster CD | Vinyl
Man Overboard Heavy Love CD | Vinyl | Digital
The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer Don’t Make ‘em Like They Used To Digital

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Moby Hotel Ambient Vinyl
Stevie Stone Malta Bend CD
Albert Heath Kwanza (The First) CD
Al Cohn / Jimmy Rowles Heavy Love CD
Barry Harris Plays Tadd Dameron CD
Jimmy Heath Picture Of Heath CD
Sam Most From The Attic Of My Mind CD
Matt Pond PA State of Gold CD | Vinyl
Various Artists The Jewel/Paula Rock Story CD
Sims Lights Out Paris 2 Vinyl
Ghost Key The Things I Am Not CD | Vinyl
Jess Reimer The Nightjar and the Garden Vinyl
Various Artists The Magic Of The Broadway Shows Juke Box Hits CD
The Lighthouse and the Whaler In Motion Digital
LMNO & Mr. Brady 25/8 Digital
Typhoon Prosthetic Love (Piano) 7” Digital
Living Proof [Doodlebug & Abstract Artform] Living Proof Digital
Lady Low Hello Sweet Goodbye Digital

Failure To Release New Record & Announce Summer Tour

June 23rd, 2015


Pre-Order ‘The Heart Is A Monster’ Via iTunes HERE
Stream ‘The Heart Is A Monster’ Now on Entertainment Weekly HERE

Failure have announced the first round of dates supporting their forthcoming 18-track album ‘The Heart Is A Monster‘ which will be released on June 30 via Fontana North.

Ken Andrews and Greg Edwards explain that their approach to writing and recording their last record ‘Fantastic Planet‘ and ‘The Heart Is A Monster’ have been similar, saying “The songs on ‘Fantastic Planet’ appear more or less in the order that we wrote them… when, we do a song now, we write it and record it soup-to-nuts without moving to another song… It takes longer, but it makes more sense for us artistically to explore a song completely before moving on.”


Peaches Set To Release New Album ‘Rub’ On September 25

June 23rd, 2015

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Pre-Order ‘Rub’ on iTunes and download ‘Light In Places’ instantly HERE

On September 25, 2015 Peaches will release ‘Rub,’ her first album of new material in 6 years on I U She Music via Fontana North. The album is her most adventurous, audacious musical statement yet. It continues on the bold, sexually progressive path she forged 15 years ago that’s opened the door for countless others to follow. ‘Rub’ was recorded over the course of 2014 in Peaches Los Angeles garage studio collaborating with her longtime friend Vice Cooler. ”After six years, I was excited about my lyrics again, about what Peaches was,” she explains. “I felt more comfortable living out any idea I wanted to try. We spent ten hours a day making beats, and whatever stuck, I would write on and develop. The only agenda was to make the best album we could.”

Oozing with seductive rhythms and bedroom-rattling bass, the record opens with the semi-spoken hook of ‘Close Up,’ delivered with an inimitable and impenetrable cool by Sonic Youth‘s Kim Gordon in just one take. Peaches’ old collaborator Feist also returns on album closer ‘I Mean Something,’ singing a hypnotic hook and lending a chillingly beautifully wordless melody. The album also has two breakup songs, the dark and disturbing ‘Free Drink Ticket‘ and the insanely catchy pop song ‘Dumb Fuck,’ which find Peaches addressing issues far more personal than political. Peaches will once again direct and curate videos for each song on the album.  The first one to be released is the self-directed video for the gorgeous, throbbing ‘Light In Places‘ which was written for and stars UK performance artist/aerialist Empress Stah, and her pioneering laser butt plug show.


New Releases – Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

June 23rd, 2015

Matt Epp Ready In Time CD | Digital
Daymé Arocena Nueva Era CD Vinyl
Mas Ysa Arrows Digital

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Obey The Brave Young Blood Vinyl
Dead And Divine Antimacy Vinyl
Z-Ro I Found Me 2CD
Dean Martin Who’s Sorry Now CD
Nappy Roots The 40 Akerz Project CD
Hippo Campus Bashful Creatures Vinyl
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Live In Paris Vinyl

ON AN ON Release New Music Video “It’s Not Over” Shot Entirely On An iPhone 6

June 22nd, 2015

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Pre-Order ‘And The Wave Has Two Sides’ Via iTunes HERE

ON AN ON have released the music video for the song ‘It’s Not Over‘, from their forthcoming sophomore album ‘And The Wave Has Two Sides,’ out July 24 via Roll Call Records and Fontana North.

The Carlos Lopez Estrada directed video was shot entirely on an iPhone 6, and features two lovers as they chase each other alongside a speeding train; crashing through buildings, jumping over cows and riding along on horses and motorcycles and even jet-packs to keep up. The fun and dynamic video is the perfect compliment to the upbeat song. “Put this in the right hands,” wrote Stereogum of ‘It’s Not Over’ last month, “and it’ll be dominating the radio for the rest of the year.


New Releases – Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

June 16th, 2015

Hudson Mohawke Lantern CD | Vinyl | Digital
Amos Lee Live At Red Rocks CD | Digital
Lucero Went Looking for Warren Zevon’s Los Angeles Digital

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KutMasta Kurt Presents Masters Of Illusion CD
Kool Keith feat. KutMasta Kurt Diesel Truckers CD
Waylon Jennings Country Legend CD
Various Artists Dixieland & Swing Juke Box 4CD
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds The Boatman’s Call Vinyl
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds No More Shall We Part Vinyl
Various Artists The Best of Tighten Up Reggae Vol. 1 Vinyl
Various Artists The Best of Classic Reggae Vol. 1 Vinyl
Various Artists The Best of Jamaican R&B/Jamaican Blues Beat Vol. 1 Vinyl
Various Artists The Best of Lovers Rock Vol. 1 Vinyl
Various Artists The Best of Original Dancehall Vol. 1 Vinyl
Reuben Hollebon Faces Digital

The Lighthouse And The Whaler Announce New Album ‘Mont Royal’ Out August 28, 2015

June 9th, 2015


Cleveland’s The Lighthouse and the Whaler will release their new album ‘Mont Royal‘ via Roll Call Records and Fontana North on August 28th, 2015.

The sweeping, dynamic ‘Mont Royal’ showcases the growth of The Lighthouse and the Whaler as a band. Recorded with producer Marcus Paquin (Arcade Fire, Stars, Local Natives) in Montreal over five weeks earlier this year, the album was inspired by the city – gleaning its title from the Quebec capitol’s namesake small mountain.  The resultant album is immensely relatable, reflecting lyrically on what it means to grow up – moving into the phase of life where you know who you are and aren’t – and the expectations, uncertainties, and apprehensions that come with it. Marked by spacious arrangements and meticulous instrumentation, ‘Mont Royal’ ranges from the irrepressible, urgent opener ‘In Motion‘ to the infectious sing-along ‘Senses,’ from the stately, evocative swell of ‘Glory‘ to the more subdued, ambient atmospherics of ‘We Aren’t Who We Thought We Were‘ and ‘In The Open,’ and from the scaling, moody ‘Under‘ to the epic, wall-of-sound closing track ‘We Are Infinite.’


New Releases – Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

June 9th, 2015

Sc Mira Waiting Room Baby CD | Vinyl | Digital
JP Hoe Beautifully Crazy Digital
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Live In Paris CD + DVD 


Mas Ysa Gun Digital
British Sea Power The Decline Of British Sea Power CD | Vinyl | 2CD + DVD
The Four Tops & The Temptations Soul Alive! Greatest Hits In Concert CD
Various Artists The Star Talent Records Story CD
Various Artists A Year In Your Life 1958 CD
Antitheist Ad Hominem CD
The Lazys The Lazys CD | Vinyl
My Sleeping Karma Moksha CD
Hy Brasil Walk Away Digital
The Lighthouse and the Whaler I Want To Feel Alive Digital
Ventanas Arrelumbre Digital


Motorhead No Remorse Vinyl
Motorhead Another Perfect Day Vinyl
Motorhead Orgasmatron Vinyl
Motorhead Rock ‘n’ Roll Vinyl

Daymé Arocena To Release Debut Album ‘Nueva Era’ on June 23

June 3rd, 2015

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Pre-Order ‘Nueva Era’ HERE

On June 23, Daymé Arocena’s debut album ‘Nueva Era’ will be released via Brownswood Recordings, Fontana North, and Kartel Music.

Daymé - a singer, arranger, composer, and choir director at just 22 years old, is already a veteran presence in Cuban music, and is quickly gaining an international profile. Singing for as long as she could remember, Arocena has been performing semi-professionally since the age of 8, and became the lead singer with the big band Los Primos at age 14. Additionally, she has performed with Wynton Marsalis, and was invited by Canadian saxophonist Jane Bunnet to perform in Canada.


New Releases – Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

June 2nd, 2015

Zerbin Darling Digital (US release)
Nozinja Nozinja Lodge CD Vinyl
HUSKY Ruckers Hill CD | Vinyl | Digital

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Aly & Fila Future Sound Of Egypt Vol. 3 CD
The Mothmen Pay Attention! CD | Vinyl
Kentucky Headhunters With Jonnie Johnson Meet Me In Bluesland CD
Girlschool The Collection CD
Duke Special Look Out Machines! CD | Vinyl
Dub Pistols Return Of The Pistoleiros CD | Vinyl
Steph Cameron Sad Eyed Lonesome Lady Vinyl
Ron Hawkins Garden Songs Vinyl
IRONTOM IRONTOM Compilation Digital
Panda Elliot Lovesong Digital
On An On It’s Not Over (The Twelves Remix) Digital


The Kinks Kinks Vinyl
The Kinks Kinda Kinks Vinyl
The Kinks The Kink Kontreversy Vinyl
The Kinks Face To Face Vinyl