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Damien Jurado – Nothing Is The News

Damien Jurado has always had a dark soul. His stark albums have always had more than a tinge of foreboding that’s been tempered by his disarming and vulnerable delivery. Well, now the gloves are off and the bats are out…literally. Alternative Press debuted Jurado’s creepy new video yesterday and it’s downright unnerving. Watch as a … Continue reading Damien Jurado – Nothing Is The News

Indie Label Roundtable

Over on NPR’s Monitor Mix Blog, Carrie Brownstein rounds up a bunch of people who run indie labels and gets them to talk about how the role of the record label has changed over the past decade. It’s a fascinating conversation that touches on everything from iTunes to filesharing to artist development to vinyl to … Continue reading Indie Label Roundtable

New Magnolia Electric Co. – Josephine

MP3: Magnolia Electric Co. – “Josephine” from Josephine, due July 21 on Secretly Canadian. “I’ve turned your life so upside-down / I don’t know how you stayed or why.” So begins the title track from Jason Molina‘s latest album. Doesn’t sound like he’s breaking much new ground here, but why should he? It’s a great … Continue reading New Magnolia Electric Co. – Josephine