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Preoccupations announce new self-titled album

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Preoccupations

Preoccupations have announced details of their new self-titled album. When the band wrote and recorded their new record, they were in a state of near total instability. Years-long relationships ended, and all four band members moved to different cities. They decided to change their band name, but hadn’t come up with a new one, and their songwriting approach was basically thrown out the window. This… Read more »

Young People’s 2002 self-titled album gets cassette reissue

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Young People

Young People’s self-titled album will be reissued on cassette. Young People’s short, minimal, brutally beautiful songs drew their inspiration from ancient hymnals and confessionals and blues numbers, taken with a strong dose of Broadway. The L.A. trio played stark and aloof and downright frightening music: by equal measure inspiring, comforting, chilling. Originally released in 2002 on Kill Rock Stars subsidiary 5… Read more »

Japan’s Superflower announces self-titled debut EP + shares first single ’11’

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Superflower

Bushwick, Brooklyn-based (by way of Japan) DJ and musician Superflower has announced his self-titled debut EP will be available on March 4, 2016. The five track vinyl explores sounds that have a somewhat oriental feel. To celebrate the release, Superflower’s mastermind Shintaro Cho is making the first single, 11 available for free download via Impose Magazine. Superflower grew up surrounded by flowers and… Read more »

Golden Daze share ‘Never Comin’ Back’ 

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Golden Daze

Formed by Ben Schwab and Jacob Loeb, Golden Daze is a collaborative songwriting duo. Inspired by 60’s melodic rock and contemporaries like Cass Mccombs and Brian Jonestown Massacre, Golden Daze drenches their straightforward earthly pop tunes in ethereal drones and tape flutter. The duo, originally from the Midwest (Schwab from Ohio and Loeb from Chicago), are based in Los Angeles… Read more »

Golden Daze announces debut album + shares new single ‘Salt’

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Formed by Ben Schwab and Jacob Loeb, Golden Daze is a collaborative psych-pop songwriting duo. Inspired by 60’s melodic rock and contemporaries like Cass Mccombs and Brian Jonestown Massacre, Golden Daze drenches their straightforward earthly pop tunes in ethereal drones and tape flutter. The duo, originally from the Midwest (Schwab from Ohio and Loeb from Chicago), are based in Los… Read more »