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New Releases: 01/14/2014

2014-01-14

 

Self's "Subliminal Plastic Motives" is available now.

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Mutual Benefit "Love's Crushing Diamond" is now available in Europe. 
European buy links below.

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Each Other Announce Debut Album

2014-01-09
 
Canadian trio Each other will release their debut full length, Being Elastic, on Lefse Records on March 4th. The Album was recorded in their home studio in Montreal, with a strong focus on songwriting and production.


Check out the first single, "Send Your Signals" below via Noisey, who call the band "awesome" and describe their sound as having a sort of "Beach Boys sweetness when there's a moment's respite."


Click Here To Listen To "Send Your Signals"

At every turn, this is a record that sounds forward-looking but not futuristic, meticulously constructed but not formulaic or predictable. The songs are influenced by experimental and avant garde pop undertones, and the end result is an incredibly cohesive, unique sounding debut.

Each other will be hitting the road next week for a short run of East Coast dates, with a full North American tour to be announced soon.

Look for pre-order links and tour dates below.

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Jan 16 - Drones - Montreal, QC
Jan 17 - Bard College - Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
Jan 18 - Death By Audio - Brooklyn, NY
Jan 19 - Hampshire College - Northampton, MA
Feb 21 - TBA - Montreal, QC
Feb 22 - Baby's All Right - Brooklyn, NY

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sELf "Subliminal Plastic Motives" Reissue

2014-01-08

 

Fat Possum Records and the band Self release 1995's Subliminal Plastic Motives on vinyl, 20 years after its original release, and reunite for their first concert in almost 10 years at the Gramercy Theatre on January 10.


It's been almost twenty years to the day since Self released their hit cult record Subliminal Plastic Motives. The record's dense and eclectic take on 90's rock still resonates with fans two decades later, and will soon be discovered by a new generation of indie rock lovers asFat Possum Records prepares to release SPM on vinyl later this year.

 

The recent signing of founding and principal member of Self, Matt Mahaffey, by Fat Possum Records allows fans to take in SPM on vinyl for the first time and will open the door to long awaited new material from the band.

 

Since the original release of Subliminal, Mahaffey has become a legend in his home state of Tennessee. An accomplished Producer and Composer, Matt has produced hit records for HelloGoodbye, Parachute, The Sounds, Forever the Sickest Kids and many others while also composing music for hit TV shows and feature films such as Shrek. Mahaffey has withstood the test of rock n roll, proving himself to be a talented and diverse musician and creator.

 

With the original lineup in tow, Self now prepares to hit the stage for their first show in nearly a decade, playing at the Gramercy Theatre in NYC on January 10th. This show is sure to bring fans back to the days of Subliminal Plastic Motives while readying them for an upcoming new release from the band. The bill also includes Chicago's I Fight Dragon's

 

Tickets for this show are on sale now through Ticketmaster and the Gramercy Theatre Box office with a limited number of tickets being offered to include a copy of the new Fat Possum vinyl release of Subliminal Plastic Motives.

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New Releases: 1/7/2014

2014-01-07

 

Mutual Benefit "Love's Crushing Diamond"
Now available on vinyl!
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Leo Welch "Sabougla Voices"
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iTunes

Bobby Bare Jr. "Shame On Me"
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Louisiana Red "Dead Stray Dog"
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iTunes

Roosevelt Sykes "Music Is My Business"
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iTunes

John Lee Hooker "Alone"
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iTunes Vol.1 
iTunes Vol.2


Alec Seward "Late One Saturday Evening"
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Leo Welch Interview With NPR

2014-01-06

 
Listen to the interview here.

Leo Welch's debut album, "Sabougla Voices" is out January 7th on Big Legal Mess.

Buy it below:
CD: $13
LP: $15
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Caveman Announce 2014 Tour Dates

2013-12-18

 
Jan. 21   -   Union Transfer   -   Philadelphia, PA
Jan. 22   -   9:30 Club   -   Washington, DC
Jan. 23   -   Jefferson Theater   -   Charlottesville, VA
Jan. 24   -   The Neighborhood Theatre   -   Charlotte, NC
Jan. 25   -   Center Stage   -   Atlanta, GA
Jan. 27   -   Firebird   -   St. Louis, MO
Jan. 28   -   The Vogue   -   Indianapolis, IN
Jan. 30   -   A&R Music Bar   -   Columbus, OH
Jan. 31   -   Mr. Small's Theatre   -   Millvale, PA
Feb. 1     -   The Mod Club   -   Toronto, ON
Feb. 3     -   ArtsRiot   -   Burlington, VT
Feb. 4     -   The Sinclair   -   Cambridge, MA
Feb. 5     -   Spaceland Ballroom   -   Hamden, CT
Feb. 10   -  Cat's Cradle Back Room   -   Carrboro, NC
Feb. 11   -  The Georgia Theatre   -   Athens, GA
Feb. 13   -  Carnival Fascination   -   Jacksonville, FL 
Feb. 14   -  Carnival Fascination   -   Jacksonville, FL
Feb. 15   -  Carnival Fascination   -   Jacksonville, FL
Feb. 16   -  Carnival Fascination   -   Jacksonville, FL
Feb. 17   -  Carnival Fascination   -   Jacksonville, FL
Feb. 17   -  The Social   -   Orlando, FL
Feb. 18   -  Grand Central   -   Miami, FL
Feb. 19   -  Club Downunder   -   Tallahassee, FL
Feb. 20   -  The Orpheum   -   Tampa, FL
Feb. 21   -  The Bottletree   -   Birmingham, AL
Feb. 22   -  Proud Larry's   -   Oxford, MS
Feb. 24   -  Zanzabar   -   Louisville, KY
Feb. 25   -  Double Door   -   Chicago, IL
Feb. 26   -  Magic Stick   -   Detroit, MI
Feb. 27   -  Bug Jar   -   Rochester, NY

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Possum Stream: Fat Possum in 2013

2013-12-18

 
Here is an overview of some of our 2013 releases.  We look forward to bringing you more of this greatness in 2014!

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LISTEN: Water Liars "I Want Blood"

2013-12-13
 
Water Liars recently premiered a track from their upcoming self-titled album through the A.V. Club. Listen below.

"Water Liars" is out February 4, 2014.
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VIDEO: Mutual Benefit "Advanced Falconry"

2013-12-10

 
The video for Mutual Benefit's "Advanced Falconry" just premiered through New York Times T Magazine. Read about it and watch here.

"Advanced Falconry" is from Mutual Benefit's debut on Other Music Recording Co., "Love's Crushing Diamond". 
Get it here:
CD: $10
Pre-order LP: $10
Digital: $8.99
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