Video: Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – “At The Back of the Pit” Directed by Jacob Forman. From I Made A Place, due November 15 on Drag City and Palace Records. Heck yeah! The fact that the world is doomed isn’t going to bring down our Bonnie Prince, no sirree. He’s already gearing up for the post-apocalypse … Continue reading New Bonnie Prince Billy video: At The Back of the Pit
Video: Purple Mountains – “Darkness and Cold” From Purple Mountains, due July 12 on Drag City. Somewhere deep within the GLONO archives are boxes and boxes of VHS tapes. Throughout much of our teens and all of our 20s, Jake had a video camera and for long periods during those years, he seemed to video … Continue reading New Purple Mountains video: Darkness and Cold
Video: Ty Segall – “Taste” Directed by Joshua Erkman. From First Taste, due August 2 on Drag City. Ty Segall wants your shit and he is willing to murder you for it. We live in a sick society and are being programmed on a daily basis to feed our sickness. Never one for subtlety, Ty … Continue reading New Ty Segall video: Taste
Video: Purple Mountains – “All My Happiness is Gone” Film by Brent Stewart and Matt Boyd. From Purple Mountains, due July 12 on Drag City. Single out now. Jeez, has it really been ten years since David Berman pulled the plug on the Silver Jews? I guess it has. Wow. Well he’s back and just … Continue reading New Purple Mountains video: All My Happiness is Gone
Video: Will Oldham – “Blueberry Jam” Directed by Tim Morton. Single digitally out now on Drag City. We rarely–like…never–just copy and paste shit from a press release. I mean, what would the point be? A press release is background info; just something to start the story and maybe provide a quote. But this passage we … Continue reading New Bonnie Prince Billy video: Blueberry Jam
Have One On Me is one wild ride, long and cinematic.
MP3: Silver Jews – “Strange Victory, Strange Defeat” from Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea, out June 17 on Drag City.
New Loose Fur (Tweedy, O’Rourke, Kotche) video for “Hey Chicken” off Born Again in the USA. Cool that Drag City is utilizing YouTube.