Wednesday, October 28, 2009


**Kings of Convenience- 24-25- Declaration of Dependence
Marissa Nadler- Annabel Lee- Ballads of Living and Dying

Erlend Oye- A While Ago and Yesterday- (n/a)
**Headlights- Market Girl (Album Leaf)- Remixes
**Mary Onettes- Puzzles- Islands

The Black Keys- The Desperate Man- Rubber Factory
**The Mumlers- Fugitive & Vagabond- Don't Throw Me Away
Errol- I Heard a Voice- (n/a)

The Electric Room- Operaworks- (myspace)
**Get Back Guinozzi- Where Are You?- Carpet Madness
**Pastels/Tenniscoats- Song for a Friend- Two Sunsets
**Cole- Play Out- Gifts
**Cale Parks- Eyes Won't Shut- To Swift Mars

The Unicorns- Tuff Ghost- Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone
Akron/Family- Many Ghosts- Set Em Wild Set Em Free
Lau Nau- Lue Kartalta- Nukkuu

**Thao with the Get Down- When We Swam- Know Better Learn Faster
**BOAT- Lately- Setting the Paces
**Lake- Madagascar- We'll Build a Roof
**Kings of Convenience- Behind a Boat- Declaration of Dependence

**Efterklang- Polygene- Performing Parades
Bellflur- Slow Song- S/T

Wednesday, October 21, 2009


**AU- Are Animals- Versions
**Atlas Sound- Criminals- Logos

Bellflur- Pretty Piece/Disappear- S/T
**Headlights- School Boys (Cale Parks Remix)- Remixes
**Efterklang- Frida Found a Friend- Performing Parades

**Lake- Sing 99 & 90- Let's Build a Roof
Beni Hemm Hemm- Ku Ui Po- S/T
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah!- Is This Love?- S/T
**The Drums- Let's Go Surfing- Summertime!
**Get Back Guinozzi!- Go Back to School- Carpet Madness

Zumpano- The Party Rages On- Look What the Rookie Did
A.C. Newman- On the Table- The Slow Wonder
The Botticellis- Up Against the Glass- Old Home Movies

**Thao Nguyen and the Get Down Staydown- Trouble Was For- Know Better Learn Faster
**Marmoset- Peach Cobbler- Tea Tornado
**The Mumlers- 99 years ago- Don't Throw Me Away
**The Shot Heard Around the World- Holly bush- Felluponstone

**Brian Glaze- Leader of the Band- Green Living
**Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou- Se Ba Ho- Echos Hypnotiques
**Taken By Trees- Day By Day- East of Eden
Soukichi Kina- Jing Jing (Firefly)- Asia Classics 2: Peppermint Tea House
ESG- You Make No Sense- Come Away with ESG

Yann Tiersen & Shannon Wright- Dragonfly- S/T
**Mason Lindahl- You, sunbathe- Serrated Man Sound
**Six Organs of Admittance- Actaeon's Fall (Against the Hounds)-
**Kurt Vile- Goodbye, Freaks- Childish Prodigy

Friday, October 16, 2009


This band is good.

On tour with Black Heart Procession.
Oct. 18 Echoplex, Los Angeles CA

Oct. 19 Continental Room, Fullerton, CA (not with Black <3 Procession)

10.14.09 rainy day tunes

Yo La Tengo- Autumn Sweater- Can You Hear the Heart Beating As One
French Kicks- Following Waves- Trial of the Century
Cotton Jones- Some Strange Rain- Paranoid Cocoon
**The Mumlers- Tangled up with You- Don't Throw Me Away

Les Choristes- Pepinot- Les Choristes
Jonsi and Alex- Atlas Song- Riceboy Sleeps
Hauschka- Shones Madchen- Ferndorf
Yo La Tengo- Our Way to Fall- And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside Out
Colleen- Golden the Morning Breaks- Golden Morning Breaks

Cake Parks- This Morning- Sparklace
DM Stith- BMB (alt. version)- BMB EP
Microphones- My Roots are Strong and Deep- The Glow Part 2
Low- Dinosaur Act- Things We Lost in the Fire

Kings of Convenience- Live Long- Riot on an Empty Street
Kite Flying Society- Groundflower- Where is the Glow?
Camera Obscura- I need all the Friends I Can Get- Let's Get Out of This Country
Vashti Bunyan- Lately- Lookaftering
Laura Veirs- Wrecking- Saltbreakers

**Holiday Shores- Phones Don't Feud- Columbus'd the Whim
**Lake- Remote Control Cars- Let's Build a Roof
Ponies in the Surf- See You Happy- See You Happy Disc 1

The Sea and Cake- The World Is Against You- Nassau
Midlake- In This Camp- The Trials of Van Occupanther

Do Make Say Think- Make- Other Truths


The Avalanches- Since I Left You- Since I Left You
Oh No- The Pain- Dr. No's Ethiopium
Van Shipley- Jan Pahechan Ho- Bollywood Steel Guitar
**Taken By Trees- Wapas Karna- East of Eden

DM Stith- Pigs- Thanksgiving Moon
James & Evander- Bigger Than Me- The Awkward Turtle + 1
AU- Ask the River- Au

**Capybara- Happiness/Let Child Roam- Try Brother
**Sweet Trip- Song About a Sun- You Will Never Know Why
**Capybara- Magpies- Try Brother
The Comas- I Am A Spider- Spells

Bombadil- Kuala Laumpur-
Bill Callahan- My Friend- Sometimes I Wish We Were An Eagle
Luiz Bonfa- Manha De Carnival 2- Solo in Rio 1959

Josephine Foster- Stones Throw from Heaven- Hazel Eyes, I Will Lead You
Tune-Yards- Lions- Bird Brains
**Headlights- Love Song for Buddy- Wildlife

The Notwist- Pick Up the Phone- Neon Golden
Shoukichi Kina- Zorba De Buddah- Asia Classics 2: Peppermint Tea House
Shugo Tokumaru- Vista- L.S.T.
Taken By Trees- Day By Day- East of Eden

Joao Gilberto- Aquarela do Brazil-
Andrew Bird- Bein' Green (muppets cover)- Live
Chet Baker- Moon and Sand-
Bart Davenport- Beachhouse- Live at the Chabot House

Thao and the Get Down Stay Down- Know Better Learn Faster- blog
Jeff Pianki- Say Hello cover- blog
The Concretes- Lady December- Warm Night EP

Monday, October 5, 2009


Gorky's Zygotic Mynci- Easy Love- How I Long to Feel
The Incredible String Band- Footsteps of the Heron- The Incredible String
Papercuts- Take the 227th Exit- Can't Go Back
Dr. Dog- Hang On- Fate
**Timber Timbre- Until the Night is Over- S/T

White Hinterand- Lindberghs and Metal Birds- Phylactery Factory
Julie Doiron- Borrowed Minivans- I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day
White Hinterland- Dreaming of the Plum Trees- Phylactery Factory
**Blue Roses- Does Anyone Love Me Know- Blue Roses
**Mason Lindahl- No Man- Serrated Man Sound

**The Mumlers- St. James St.- Don't Throw Me Away
Woods- The Hold- Songs of Shame
**Netherfriends- Nunya- Calling You Out EP
**Taken by Trees- My Boys- East of Eden

**Karl Blau- Waiting for the Wind- Zebra
**Tortoise- Everglade- TNT
Sam Prekop- Showrooms- Sam Prekop

No Age- Losing Feeling- Losing Feeling EP
French Miami- All on Fire- French Miami
Wire- I am the Fly- On Returning
Modern Lovers- Dance With Me- Modern Lovers

St. Vincent- Apocalypse Song- Marry Me
BOAT- Remember the Romans- Songs that You Might Not Like
**So Many Wizards- Fly a Kite- Big Whup Compilation

Dot Tape Dot- A Russian Poet- Tomavistas
**Magic Fingers- Into the Rainbow- S/T

The Microphones- The Universe- Mount Eerie