Rhino compiles a completely unnecessary collection of Golden Smog songs from their first two full-lengths. Why bother?
Golden Smog will release Blood on the Slacks on April 24. “Two songs —’Look at You Now’ and ‘Can’t Even Tie Your Own Shoes’—were recorded during sessions for 2006’s Another Fine Day. The new project, an eight-song ‘mini-album,’ includes covers of David Bowie’s ‘Starman’ and Dinosaur Jr.’s ‘Tarpit.’” Previously: In a Barroom, Patrons Singing. Via … Continue reading New Golden Smog EP
The New York Times is giving away five Golden Smog MP3s from the new album, Another Fine Day: “You Make It Easy,” “Another Fine Day,” “5-22-02,” “Long Time Ago,” and “Corvette.” Nice!
Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for Another Fine Day, the first release in eight years from Golden Smog. Update: Song samples on myspace.
Samorama is the reigning queen of all things Tweedy. She’s seen more Wilco and Tweedy-related shows than you ever thought happened. Here, Glorious Noise presents her account of the much ballyhooed Golden Smog reunion last week in Minneapolis. These tickest were damn near impossible to get, but you can bet where there’s Tweedy, there’s Sam. … Continue reading Golden Smog: In A Barroom, Patrons Singing…