Pitchfork premier track from Fang Island's new album

“Honest, life-affirming and infectious, and it’s that rare concentration of directness and simplicity that makes Fang Island so uniquely and wonderfully inclusive.” Pitchfork “Fang Island are simply killer fun, a proper gang who sing collectively and pummel their guitars without recourse to errant soloing.”  MOJO **** Brooklyn’s beloved guitar-anthem optimists Fang Island premier a track … Read more

Shonen Knife to release new album and unveil video

Pop Tune is the 18th studio album from Osaka, Japan’s Shonen Knife, released on 2nd July 2012 via Damnably.  The new record features ten original songs produced by Naoko and manager Atsushi, recorded by Ippei Suda (Afrirampo/Balzac) and mastered by Koichi Hara (Afrirampo/ OOIOO/Boredoms).  The UK and European release features special ‘orange’ coloured artwork by … Read more

Wussy release Buckeye on 9th July 2012!!‏

“Imagine a Yo La Tengo too tight to get cute or far out, dispensing a Velvet Underground derivative, fluent enough to warm the erectile tissue of anyone with a thing for guitar drones.”  Rolling Stone 4/5 “I consider Wussy the best band in America I mean I like or love — no, make that love … Read more