Tag Archives: Matador

New Kim Gordon video: Hungry Baby

Video: Kim Gordon – “Hungry Baby” Directed by Loretta Fahrenholz. From No Home Record, out now on Matador. You’ll never be as cool as Kim Gordon. It’s stupid to try. She proves it’s possible — although extremely rare — to be arty and rockin’ at the same time. Seriously, how many other musicians can pull … Continue reading New Kim Gordon video: Hungry Baby

New Belle and Sebastian video: This Letter

Video: Belle & Sebastian – “This Letter” Directed by Stuart Murdoch. From the Days of the Bagnold Summer original soundtrack, out now on Matador. It’s not every day you hear Belle and Sebastian use the f-word, but these are not normal days, my friends. Though the world is fucked according to the news Doesn’t get … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: This Letter

New Belle and Sebastian video: Sister Buddha

Video: Belle and Sebastian – “Sister Buddha” From Days of the Bagnold Summer, due September 13 on Matador. It’s always uplifting to hear a new Belle and Sebastian song. And “Sister Buddha” is no exception. And if God won’t show Her face Fall upon your loving soul’s embrace And I’ll send you all the love … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: Sister Buddha

New Steve Gunn video: Vagabond

Video: Steve Gunn – “Vagabond” Directed by Jason Evans. From The Unseen In Between, out January 18, 2019 on Matador. I like spooky music. Not necessarily scary music–though I have a small corner of my heart that’s draped in black set aside for Ministry as well–but music that is a bit unsettling. There are certain … Continue reading New Steve Gunn video: Vagabond

New Snail Mail video: Heat Wave

Video: Snail Mail – “Heat Wave” Directed by Brandon Herman. From Lush, out June 8 on Matador. Lindsey Jordan is a teenager from the suburbs of Baltimore who took guitar lessons from Mary Timony. And now she’s signed to Matador. “Heat Wave” is my favorite kind of breakup song. The kind where the narrator bitterly … Continue reading New Snail Mail video: Heat Wave

New Belle and Sebastian video: Poor Boy

Video: Belle and Sebastian – “Poor Boy” From How to Solve Our Human Problems, out on Matador. It’s been almost twenty years since I first heard Belle and Sebastian. A good friend of mine had picked up The Boy with the Arab Strap. We would have house parties every weekend back then. There would be … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: Poor Boy

New Lucy Dacus video: Addictions

Video: Lucy Dacus – “Addictions” From Historian, out March 2 on Matador. “Can you imagine what it’s like to be here with you now?” Lucy Dacus’ voice makes you want to imagine. She sounds cool, but you can tell she cares. By the time “Addictions” gets to its first hook (“Now I’m awake at 2am … Continue reading New Lucy Dacus video: Addictions

New Car Seat Headrest video: Nervous Young Inhumans

Video: Car Seat Headrest – “Nervous Young Inhumans” From Twin Fantasy (2017 version), out February 16 on Matador. I didn’t discover Car Seat Headrest until Teens of Denial started showing up on everybody’s “best of 2016” year-end lists. Everybody was right: that’s a really great album. Its high points (“Drunk Drivers/Killer Whales,” “Fill in the … Continue reading New Car Seat Headrest video: Nervous Young Inhumans

New Belle and Sebastian video: I’ll Be Your Pilot

Video: Belle and Sebastian – “I’ll Be Your Pilot” From How To Solve Our Human Problems EP 2, out January 19 on Matador. If you’re a Belle and Sebastian fan who is concerned that the band has gotten a little too disco-y lately, this new song ought to reassure you. Acoustic guitars and an oboe … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: I’ll Be Your Pilot