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"New End" b/w "Uncomfy"

As sheets of black guitar reign all around, these are the thoughts you might have — when you are facing “New End.” The collapse of civilization has left only broken…

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ALASDAIR SCOT FREE (EUROPEAN TOUR!)

posted March 25th, 2015

In the midst of finishing up a comprehensive tour through Scotland and England, where seemingly every club, pub and stage in the Kingdom begged to have him (and who wouldn't?), Alasdair Roberts sets his sights deep into the future, two full seasons from now... The fall's tilt is reverse where we're at now, but we're too stoked to keep it secret any longer: Here ye, yo! It's an honor (and your privilege!) to announce that Alasdair will embark on his first ever headlining tour of... (read more)

Artists in this story: Alasdair Roberts

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HOWLING HEX GOTSA NEW 7"; MEANWHILE NEIL MICHAEL HAGERTY TOURS THE UK AND USA, WUT?!?

posted March 24th, 2015

It's 2015, get to the dance floor: The Howling Hex got another new single ready! After last year's extended 10", "Fool's Watch" b/w "Lord Gloves," opened up wild frontiers in their songs and sounds, this new record is located - naturally! - at the other end of the spectrum. On both sides of the new "Butterfly" b/w "Party Shoes" 7" are compact pop songs with lyric hooks, vocal harmonies, guitar leads, crazy rhythms and themes of love and peace, mixed together into a... (read more)

Artists in this story: Neil Michael Hagerty, The Howling Hex

THE DRAG CITY NEWSLETTER! MARCH 2015

posted March 24th, 2015

G'OD MORNING

The sun rises an acidic blood-orange over the blanket of snow and frozen poo(p) surrounding our independently-owned-and-operated ivory bunker/fantasy factory/time-and-love-and-music machine. It’s the same sun dawning over the rest of the world, one little combat zone at a time, and sometimes we think it’s the only thing we truly share with the deeply distressed rest of the planet. But you know what? FUCK the damn planet – it’s too late for tears, and we're outta minutes to argue with naysayers and... (read more)

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GET REAL LIVE THIS WEEKEND, AND FOREVER

posted March 20th, 2015

Spring Break! Speak, bum - what is it about the changing seasons that entice you (us) to cut lewse and get McBombed to such ex(suc)cess? Dunno for sure, but if you're like us and you're either coming back from or about to indulge in a little R(ock) n' R(ole), it begins and ends with live fucking (and) music! So (sh)let's take a quick gander at the incredible shows Drag City artists are playing around the globe this weekend, shall we? As was ever thus, Saturday... (read more)

Artists in this story: Alasdair Roberts, OM, Purling Hiss, Dead Rider, Jessica Pratt