If good news comes in threes, what about 3 x 10? That makes 30, according to our specially-obtained higher maths skillz, and so all of a damn sudden do we too make 30 here at Drag City. All year long we'll be celebrating our thirty big ones with a series of special shows - and given that we prefer ALL our events to be as unpredictable and momentous as the sight of a rocket hurdling towards its historic cleavature of the moon, this bodes for... (read more)
posted January 17th, 2019
Rock! It crunches beneath your feet as they shuffle their infinite pattern, it echoes down deep in the chasm when you leap across. Tim Presley knows how it feels as it crashes against him; now White Fence is sinuously tooled up to shoot out neighborhood lights everywhere. Exquisite guitar extroversion!
Throughout the epic daze of these 20teens, we've known/loved the music of White Fence, growing increasingly addicted to their contempo-psych twisted pop tunes, all marked by a distinctive signature; the classically-informed pop... (read more)
posted January 16th, 2019
Neil Hamburger is once again singing in front of a band with his new album, Still Dwelling! This time, instead of pandering to the US of Red States with more contempo-country rock as he did on Sings Country Winners,"America's Funnyman" is letting a song go out of his heart (thirteen of 'em, actually! (Songs, not hearts)) with assistance from the great hitmakers of the past century. Yes, Still Dwelling is a lushly orchestrated covers record, with an original thrown in for good measure!
So does... (read more)
Artists in this story: Neil Hamburger
posted January 10th, 2019
Fountain Fire is Bill MacKay's second solo album on Drag City. The Chicago-based guitarist's continued sonic journeys in conversation with himself follow a travel-worn map written in his own hand. Bill has followed the trail from familiar confines to unknown places, catalyzing a style equally enamored with the traditional and the avant-garde to make his most expansive and forceful music to date.
You can hear it in the opening track; as the lava and lakes of "Pre-California" simmer to boiling, Bill assembles a bridge of guitars, layering beams of rumbling... (read more)
Artists in this story: Bill MacKay
- Have One On Me! BACK IN THE SHOP!
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The Letting Go
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