Video: The Imperial Sound – “A Man Like You” Directed by Melissa Thornley. From The New AM out August 31st on Pravda Records. The Imperial Sound is a new band made up of a bunch of Chicago music veterans including Frederick Mosher and Kenn Goodman of the New Duncan Imperials, the Service, and Pravda Records. … Continue reading New Imperial Sound video: A Man Like You
Video: Courtney Barnett – “Charity” Directed by Ashley Connor. From Tell Me How You Really Feel, out now on Milk, Marathon Artists and Mom+Pop. This is the fifth single/video Courtney Barnett has released from Tell Me How You Really Feel. Keep them coming! You don’t have to pretend you’re not scared Everyone else is just … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: Charity
Video: Low Cut Connie – “Oh Suzanne” From Dirty Pictures (Part 2), out now on Contender Records. Now that their Alex Chilton cover has opened my ears to the charms of Low Cut Connie, I can appreciate what they’re going for in “Oh Suzanne,” a song that I might otherwise blow off as a dumb … Continue reading New Low Cut Connie video: Oh Suzanne
Video: Cat Power – “Woman” (ft. Lana Del Rey) Directed by Greg Hunt. From Wanderer, due October 5 on Domino Record Co. Chan Marshall is a badass. This is her first new music since 2012’s Sun and it was worth the wait. “Woman” features everything we love about Cat Power: spooky instrumentation, moody vocals, intimidating … Continue reading New Cat Power video: Woman
Video: Kurt Vile – “Loading Zones” Directed by Drew Saracco. New single out now on Matador Records. Check out Kurt Vile, dodging the Philadelphia meter maids. He parks for free! Kurt Vile: web, twitter, amazon, apple, spotify, wiki.
Video: Metric – “Dressed to Suppress” Directed by Justin Broadbent. From their new album, due September 21. And the ones we ignore cry “come to me” Are the ones we adore cry “give me space, give me space” And the ones who are cruel cry “beg for me” Are the ones that possess, they love … Continue reading New Metric video: Dressed to Suppress
Video: FIDLAR – “Are You High?” Presumably from their third album, hopefully out sometime soon, probably on Mom+Pop. I love this band. They blew me away the first time I saw them at Lollapalooza in 2016, they were equally great at Riot Fest last year, and I’ve been following them ever since. They’ve released a … Continue reading New FIDLAR video: Are You High?
Video: The Beths – “You Wouldn’t Like Me” Directed by Ezra Simons. From Future Me Hates Me, out now on Carpark Records. Another catchy jam from New Zealand’s finest. The Beths: bandcamp, twitter, amazon, apple, spotify, wiki.
Video: Moody Little Sister – “I Got Soul” Single out now on 8 Ball Records. Full disclosure: I once washed dishes with Moody Little Sisters Rob Stroup and Naomi Hooley. We were up in Washington, at the foot of Mt. Adams where a group of musicians and friends would host an annual camping trip. The … Continue reading New Moody Little Sister video: I Got Soul
Video: Tomberlin – “Any Other Way” Directed by Laura-Lynn Petrick. From At Weddings, out now on Saddle Creek. The more I listen to Tomberlin’s previous single, “Seventeen,” the more I like it. A bit of a sleeper, it reveals its secrets on repeated listens. I expect that “Any Other Way” will be similar. You said … Continue reading New Tomberlin video: Any Other Way