Tag Archives: Sub Pop

New King Tuff video: Psycho Star

Video: King Tuff – “Psycho Star” From The Other, out April 13 on Sub Pop. A wise man once said, “We could all die any day, but before I let that happen I’ll dance my life away.” There’s a similar sentiment undercutting King Tuff’s new song. The world is doomed, so we might as well … Continue reading New King Tuff video: Psycho Star

New Frankie Cosmos video: Being Alive

Video: Frankie Cosmos – “Being Alive” From Vessel, out March 30 on Sub Pop. I’m an idiot. For several years I’ve ignored Frankie Cosmos because I got her mixed up with some other Frankie that I don’t care for. I never gave her music a chance because I was convinced I wasn’t into it. But … Continue reading New Frankie Cosmos video: Being Alive

New Bully video: Running

Video: Bully – “Running” From Losing, out now on Sub Pop. Been six months that you turned thirty Quit smokin’ and cleaned up the worry I procrastinate, manic compulsive Distract myself with trips to Chicago This sounds so good. Rumbling bass line, distorted guitar riff, tough vocals. Comparisons to Juliana Hatfield and Kurt Cobain might … Continue reading New Bully video: Running

New Kyle Craft video: The Rager

Video: Kyle Craft – “The Rager” From Full Circle Nightmare, out February 2 on Sub Pop. Wow. This is really good. Way more Americana than anything I’d expect from Sub Pop. If you dig Heartbreaker — and who doesn’t? — you should check out this song for sure. I don’t know much about Kyle Craft … Continue reading New Kyle Craft video: The Rager

New Father John Misty video: Leaving LA

Video: Father John Misty – “Leaving LA” From Pure Comedy, out now on Sub Pop. I know I know I know, a thirteen-minute hymn to your own hyper-awareness (a “10 verse chorus-less diatribe”) is self-indulgent horseshit. It’s impossible to argue with that. And yet… Try to forget for a sec what a bloated self-righteous asshole … Continue reading New Father John Misty video: Leaving LA

New Bully video: Feel The Same

Video: Bully – “Feel The Same” From Losing, out now on Sub Pop. Remember what I was saying about Nirvana-influenced new bands that don’t suck? Well, here’s another one, also on Sub Pop. Sittin’ in the basement Sittin’ alone Saw you in my sleep last night Wish you were home In just two minutes Bully … Continue reading New Bully video: Feel The Same

New Marika Hackman: Time’s Been Reckless

Video: Marika Hackman – “Time’s Been Reckless” From I’m Not Your Man, out now on Sub Pop. Even though I liked Nirvana as much as anybody who was young in the 90s (including Ivanka Trump!), I used to say that I hated every single band they influenced. I would have been more than willing to … Continue reading New Marika Hackman: Time’s Been Reckless

New Iron and Wine video: Thomas County Law

Video: Iron & Wine – “Thomas County Law” From Beast Epic, out now on Sub Pop Boy, Sam Beam is taking full advantage of his impressive beard in the latest Iron & Wine video, portraying a old-timey Southern preacher setting up for a funeral. He was born to play this role. But this is a … Continue reading New Iron and Wine video: Thomas County Law

New Father John Misty video: Things It Would Have Been Helpful To Know Before The Revolution

Video: Father John Misty – “Things It Would Have Been Helpful To Know Before The Revolution” From Pure Comedy, out now on Sub Pop. While we’re all thinking about nuclear armageddon and waking up every morning to check to see if Guam still exists on the map, FJM treats us to a little glimpse of … Continue reading New Father John Misty video: Things It Would Have Been Helpful To Know Before The Revolution

New Iron and Wine video: Call It Dreaming

Video: Iron & Wine – “Call It Dreaming” From Beast Epic, due August 25 on Sub Pop. Do you miss the old Iron & Wine? When it was pretty much just Sam Beam and a guitar? Before he got all into world music or whatever the hell he’s been doing for the past ten years? … Continue reading New Iron and Wine video: Call It Dreaming