I have no idea what is going on in this video from Tara Jane O’Neil but it’s vaguely cult-ish and I am fascinated by cults so… It’s also a lovely, whispy song. From her self-titled ninth album, “Blow” is a bit of a musical meditation. I’m told she’s hypnotic live and lucky for you and … Continue reading New Tara Jane O’Neil video: Blow
The secret to staying young: jump up and down for an hour every night.
Video: Califone – “Funeral Singers” New video from Califone featuring footage from All My Friends Are Funeral Singers, the feature film that Tim Rutili wrote and directed. Starring Angela Bettis. It’s a cool acoustic song. Not sure about the Moonies up in the attic with the goofy wallpaper though… The album’s out now on Dead … Continue reading New Califone video: Funeral Singers
The latest round of good stuff that Pitchfork has given up recently on their Forkcast…
“Black Metal Valetine” and “Spiders House” by Califone from Roots and Crowns, out now on Thrill Jockey. MP3s courtesy of AmpCamp and Insound, respectively.
The Return of Califone: “We’ll have a couple years where we make a bunch of records and do a bunch of tours, and then we’ll lay low for a while. That seems to be the rhythm of Califone.” Roots & Crowns is due in October.
Califone’s instruments stolen in San Francisco. Help them find their gear!
Tim Rutili, songwriter and singer for Califone wanted to know how close you’ve come to the light. So we asked you to tell us about your closest near death experience and the best story wins a copy of Califone’s new album, Quicksand / Cradlesnakes. Thanks to everyone who participated! Here is the winning entry. Name: … Continue reading Turn Away from the Light: Califone Contest Results