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BILL CALLAHAN'S ALL RIGHT

posted June 7th, 2016

OK, which first - the good news or the bad?  The good foot it is! Bill Callahan is coming down from his country retreat way back in the hills and headed to the city that never sleeps for a three day residency at Baby’s All Right. You heard that right and guess what, it gets better! Bill Callahan is not only performing at Baby’s for three nights, but he’ll be playing two shows each date! An early bird special for you white-collar types and another... (read more)

Artists in this story: Bill Callahan

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WAND THE ROAD AGAIN (DREAM PASSAGE)

posted June 2nd, 2016

DAYUM! It's been a while since Wand have dropped a new record or video! 250 whole days have come and gone since the release of 1000 Days, and there was a tour and a video awhile back, but then nothing! Thankfully our Wandlessness has been noted by none other than the band, who have waved their magic you-know-what, and-poof, we have a video AND some shows! Picked from the still ripe 1000 Days, "Passage of the Dream" receives the video treatment with... (read more)

Artists in this story: Wand

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ZOINKS! IT'S A GIFT FROM THE PSYCHEDELIC GODZ: GALACTIC ZOO DOSSIER #10 COMING SOON!

posted June 1st, 2016

AT LAST! After a 4 year wait, the world's greatest psychedelic, underground, hand-drawn pro-zine is back! Lauded by the likes of international taste-making publications everywhere, Galactic Zoo Dossier returns with a brand new, mind-expanding issue! Painstakingly illustrated by Plastic Crimewave and bad ass contributors from around the globe, GZD is also celebrating its 20th anniversary (fifteen of which have been arm-in-arm with the forces of Drag City)!

Issue #10 of the Galactic Zoo Dossieris the Interview Issue, featuring sixteen interviews with inimitable... (read more)

Artists in this story: Galactic Zoo Dossier

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BONNY AND BAJAS' EXCELLENT ADVENTURE!

posted May 27th, 2016

The planets are about to align! In a short few weeks, the cosmic convergence of Bonnie 'Prince' Billy and Bitchin Bajas materializes in the Midwest and on the East coast for a solid batch of utterly unique live performances.  Epic Jammers and Fortunate Little Ditties, their mind melding collaborative effort, fuses new age synthesizers and gentle instrumentation with softly sung fortunes of goodwill. The live sound of Bonny Bajas is modular, free flowing, and flexible in the air---a living, breathing, expanding and contracting body... (read more)

Artists in this story: Bonnie "Prince" Billy, Bitchin Bajas, Bitchin Bajas and Bonnie Prince Billy

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LISTEN, LOOK! WHITE FENCE IS CLOSING IN ON EUROPE!

posted May 26th, 2016

And just "Like That," White Fence wing on over to Europe for a quick tour! An arrow-sharp blast through a wide range of continental territories has Tim Presley and the gang moving and performing with great efficiency - like a proper White Fence song, they're hitting all the right notes with a gracefully deft economy. Festival season is in full effect, and White Fence have broken through the perimeter to take center stage for all the innocents to enjoy. Yeah, ...For The Recently Found Innocent... (read more)

Artists in this story: White Fence

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CANDY SAM: TY SEGALL'S SWEET VISUAL TREAT! PLEASE ENJOY BEFORE TOUR

posted May 24th, 2016

Following a most sketchy tour of the United States in February and March which included stops at populist TV programs The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and CONANTy Segall and The Muggers went underground. Coinciding with warmer weather elevating the city's ripe sewer stench, they've re-emerged, grimier and bleaker than ever - even more suitable for the great unwashed they typically attract on the road. The road of which we now speak runs through the European continent, as Ty and his Muggers are... (read more)

Artists in this story: Ty Segall

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CATE LE BON PONDERS THE MEANING OF LOVE

posted May 23rd, 2016

As Cate Le Bon departs the US following her triumphant national tour to spend the summer playing dates across Europe, we have the pleasure of unveiling a new video from her acclaimed album Crab Day!

"Love Is Not Love" is directed by the wonderfully idiosyncratic Turner Prize nominee Phil Collins (just like the short film)! The video, shot in Berlin, sees Cate being joined by an elite troupe of dancers to engage in some seriously avant-garde yet clinically synchronized dance routines! Buckle up... (read more)

Artists in this story: Cate Le Bon

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TRAVEL TO SHAKEDOWN STREET WITH BONNIE 'PRINCE' BILLY

posted May 23rd, 2016

Bonnie "Prince" Billy aims to steal your face with an epic, live rendition of the soft-yet-funky "If I Had a World to Give" on CBS' This Morning! The Dead are often a point of contention between music fans---is it hippie drivel for drug addled baby boomers or a visionary group who have contributed more to modern music of all genres than the Velvets!? Well, wherever you stand, one thing we can all agree upon is that Bonnie 'Prince' Billy rules!

Bonnie's intrepid voice and... (read more)

Artists in this story: Bonnie "Prince" Billy

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JOANNA DOES KIMMEL

posted May 20th, 2016

Joanna Newsom oh-so-gracefully keeps Divers and "the delvers" afloat with appearances across the USA! Naw, we're not talking about a performance you can attend in person, but rather several you can enjoy on your own time, in the safety of your own personal space, wherever that may be! Things kicked off earlier this week with a conversation between the inimitable songstress and Dave Eggers at San Francisco’s City Arts & Lectures. Next Monday, May 23rd, J-New saddles up with Marc Maron for his fuckin' WTF... (read more)

Artists in this story: Joanna Newsom

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REPORT FROM THE LLAMAS-SPHERE: HERE COME THE RATTLING TREES HITS THE STAGE!

posted May 19th, 2016

Here Come The Rattling Trees is more than an (amazing!) new album from The High Llamas - as a complete concept, it's actually a full on stage production, a play written by Sean O'Hagan about the Peckham neighborhood in London, England. In this setting, the album's music becomes a freakin' live score performed in real time by The High Llamas throughout the course of the play. First run back in 2014, Here Come The Rattling Trees is about to go for a second run, beginning... (read more)

Artists in this story: The High Llamas