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THE DRAG CITY NEWSLETTER! NOVEMBER 2018

posted November 16th, 2018

NOW (AND THEN AGAIN...)

 

Yes, life might just be worth living again - and not just because of great new records coming out on Drag City. That’s a big part of it, natch, but even with the music turned down and the windows closed, we can feel the hope radiating out there. Or is that just the heat from the fears of the oppressorporate partners? People may never learn, but there’s still a few adjustments to be made before we... (read more)

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A STORM OF HALEY FOHR IS BREWING

posted November 15th, 2018

It's been a year and then some for Circuit des Yeux! The soundworld of Haley Fohr has been expanding into new dimensions since the very beginning, but following last autumn's release of Reaching For Indigo, she's bolstered her powers with uncanny focus; using her voice in ever-emboldened ways, whether singing Nico's "Elegy for Lenny Bruce", doing performance art or touring around the world with several different bands. She recently performed her soundtrack for the legendary 1923 silent film "Salome" in Chicago and New... (read more)

Artists in this story: Circuit des Yeux, Circuit des Yeux

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SCOUT NIBLETT EU TOUR IMMINENT!

posted November 7th, 2018

Scout Niblett is headed like a heat-seeking missal towards Europe - ready to explode with tense, beautiful songs of sparse arrangement, as is her weapon of choice. Which is not to say things will be violent - in fact, we expect quite the opposite when she begins her European tour in Germany next week, where the vibe will surely be of the healing and cathartic type! In lieu of newly recorded music, we have to say seeing Scout Niblett live is an exceptionally tasty treat!... (read more)

Artists in this story: Scout Niblett

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NOWHERE IS WAITING FOR YOU

posted November 6th, 2018

We come from nowhere and fade back there again, leaving the foggy dreams and obscure anxieties of this life behind when we go. Life is enigma, and with great respect for the vagaries of this truth, Masaki Batoh's Nowhere reaches out of the darkness, with strings of steel and voices echoing out of time.
 
In the summer of 2018, Masaki Batoh (ex GhostThe Silence) held sessions at GOK Sound in Tokyo, with the goal of making his fourth... (read more)

Artists in this story: Ghost, Masaki Batoh, The Silence