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SHE'S ON TOP: SIC ALPS VISUALIZED

posted May 24th, 2013

With the fresh-released "She's On Top" EP object close in the proverbial rear-view mirror as it is in real live, Sic Alps gallantly drop the first of three videos (Final Cut-style - ah, Pink Floyd - where's the ground you didn't cover first?!?) from their three-song 12"EP! Directed by William Francis-Bashore Keihn, "She's On Top" rollicks San Franciscan-style just as you'd hope - like a mysteriously-flavored treat! What's in this thing? How's that wonky homonoid doing that creepy-crawl? Where's the owner of... (read more)

Artists in this story: Sic Alps

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SLEEPERS AWAKE! THE SEGALL FLIES IN AUGUST

posted May 22nd, 2013

7/19/13 City Sounds Festival Paris France (solo performance)
8/1/13 Catalyst Atrium Santa Cruz CA w/ Daughn Gibson, Mike Donovan, William Tyler
8/3/13 Pickathon Happy Valley OR
8/4/13 Pickathon Happy Valley OR
8/24/13 FYF Fest Los Angeles CA
8/27/13 Mohawk Austin TX
8/29/13 Music Hall of Williamsburg Brooklyn NY
8/30/13 Bowery Ballroom New York NY
8/31/13 Logan Square Auditorium Chicago IL
9/2/13 Great American Music Hall San Francisco CA w/ Mike Donovan
9/4/13 Golden State Theatre Monterey CA w/ Mike Donovan
9/5/13 The New Parish Oakland... (read more)

Artists in this story: Ty Segall

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ANDY AND HIS GRANDMOTHER

posted May 20th, 2013

Sometimes here at Drag City, we like to let the world present our news to you, the consumerfan, for us. Then, once every tiny inch of blog-space has been infiltrated with said news, we wait just a minute for the dust to settle before striking once more, direct from HQ, with a reminder of just who brought you such exquisite and exciting information in the first place. Yes, who knew? Drag City = Spin City. And this be one of those spinning wheels; in this... (read more)

Artists in this story: Andy Kaufman

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HEAR THE SOURCE FAMILY TODAY, SEE THE SOURCE FAMILY TOMMOROW

posted May 17th, 2013

The Source Family documentary is this season's art-house go-to cinematic experience - everybody's talkin', but we can't hear a word they're saying! That's cause Drag City Films, while proud of the promotion and distribution of it's latest film, is the younger child, the baby, if you will, in the Drag City family - and since the elder child is about the records, we're hustling hard this week to get copies of The Source Family Original Soundtrack into the hands and eventually ears of a fascinated... (read more)

Artists in this story: The Source Family

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Artists in this story: Ty Segall

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SCOUT NIBLETT DRAWS GUN

posted May 13th, 2013

Hey batter, hey batter! It's Up To Emma is in the lineup of New Drag City releases today - and in fact, Scout's on deck and approaching the plate! This is the Scout Niblett you know and love and have all waited for - new, nude and rude (a state of mind, people - clothes are mostly ON, as are the new, nude and rude perfomances) plus intimate and familiar, to boot. Like a dress or a gown that's trans-formative yet lives in the... (read more)

Artists in this story: Scout Niblett

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LIVE SOUNDS OF A LIVING BRAIN (HUMAN), BROUGHT TO YOU BY MASAKI BATOH

posted May 9th, 2013

Does the mind make a sound? Will it be heard in a forest of crashing trees, if no one's not around? It can and will be, if you use a Brain Pulse Machine! And you won't have to run off to a cabin in the woods to hear it, either - because Masaki Batoh is in the middle of a North American tour to celebrate and propegate the album of his discovery, Brain Pulse Music, wherein the amazing Brain Pulse Machine is used... (read more)

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SIC ALPS ON TOP AND IN THE BIZ BAG

posted May 8th, 2013

This morning, the world heard the premiere of "Biz Bag," one of the completely bonk, top-of-the-pop-tart jams from the freshly pressed-and-forthcoming (May 21st!) “She’s On Top” 12"EP by Sic Alps. "She's On Top," a concise gem-drop! Pure rock n' roll directives of an unusually clean (for Sic Alps!) variety pour forever from das grooves and we're not gonna lie - this ain't no waxident, it's a classicident! One solid blast threatens to obliterate both end of yer... (read more)

Artists in this story: Sic Alps

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TODAY IS THE DOPE SATURDAY YOU ALWAYS WANT TOMORROW TO BE

posted May 7th, 2013

Dope Body come on like the animal that knows one thing and one thing only: how to get it up any night of the week like it's the last Saturday night on planet earth. Point come to shove, they're sweetly in tune with every day of the week and all their chemical properties - so much so that any evening under the stars can turn from droll to delectably cosmic and sweat-filled, hot and sticky like an awakenings-bright beam of light, leaping through the cosmos... (read more)

Artists in this story: Dope Body

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NEW YEAR, NEW DATES WITH AZITA

posted May 2nd, 2013

Year was the sleeper record of 2012, and it is from that slumber we rise into 2013! With the fresh sun of a new year shining down, AZITA's out the door and and into the good ol' darkness of clubs scene with some absolutely crucial Eastern and Midwestern tour dates! Because indeed, when AZITA plays live, you're getting more than the experience of hearing tracks from records (and she's got a few, including maybe even the one you haven't hear yet) - you're getting... (read more)

Artists in this story: AZITA