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GOING TO THE MATT, PASS THE MIKE

posted February 12th, 2018

  

People! There's something you need to know about who's on Drag City and who isn't not. Pursuant to our DC Family Tree of 2016, and a couple errors of omission, here are the expanded CVs on two more of our heroes that we felt we didn't give their propers on the tree.... If you didn't get our 2016 xmas family tree card don't fret -- these work great on their own! Mike "Sic Alps/Peacers" Donovan... (read more)

Artists in this story: Bonnie "Prince" Billy & Matt Sweeney, Baby Dee, Sic Alps, Mike Donovan, The Peacers

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GET YOUR RECORD PLAYED IN SHOPS WITH THIS ONE EASY TRICK!

posted February 6th, 2018

Peacers/Sic Alps lead singer Mike Donovan steps out from behind the ash-stained curtain for his second solo album in the past five years: How to Get Your Record Played In Shops.

The Donovan ouvre is not something you're meant to think about - instead, enjoy the soupy soak, sliding beneath its opaque and filmy surface to discover the sensual world in the moat below. Four Sic Alps, two Peacers and two Mike Donovan albums along the line, Mike is still jiving... (read more)

Artists in this story: Sic Alps, Mike Donovan, The Peacers

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SEE THINGS AS THEY ARE WITH SIX ORGANS

posted February 5th, 2018

Burn the threshold of light, burn the threshold of time! Anytime is a good time to release a Six Organs of Admittance video, album release cycles be damned! Burning the Threshold brings a wealth of Six Organs-styled lightness into one of his sweetest musical meditations yet and that should be reminded every day.

The residual grace and allure radiates out from the video for "Things As They Are," a song examining the life of poet Wallace Stevens. In 2017, Ben composted music for... (read more)

Artists in this story: Six Organs of Admittance

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HEXADIC III PREORDER CUSTOMERS GET MORE!

posted February 2nd, 2018

Ben Chasny's Hexadic System has been put to great use on two Six Organs records already, but this third installment, Hexadic III, is a whole different beast! See, it's a compilation record, featuring music from a ton of AMAZING musicians, none of whom are named Ben Chasny! Instead, we've got fresh Hexadic sounds from Moon Duo, Jenks Miller, Meg Baird & Charlie Saufley, Tashi Dorji, Richard Youngs, Stephen O'Malley-Tim Wyskida-Marc Urselli, and Phil Legard, each putting... (read more)

Artists in this story: Six Organs of Admittance

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TY SEGALL GOT FREE WITH JIMMY KIMMEL LAST NIGHT!

posted February 1st, 2018

Freedom’s Goblin isn't only a week old yet it's crawling through homes the world over! Since, it's been three back-to-back, totally FREAKING sold out shows at the Teragram Ballroom in LA for Ty Segall, and last night, the dude made his Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC! With the freaky and funky Freedom BandMikal Cronin, Charles Moothart, Emmett Kelly, and Ben Boye-- along for the ride, Ty let the sketchiness out of the bag with performances of "Every1's A... (read more)

Artists in this story: Ty Segall