Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Monday, October 6, 2008

Spacemen 3: Walking With Jesus

Thursday, October 2, 2008

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Jim Carroll Band: People Who Died (Live)

Thursday, September 25, 2008

Monday, September 22, 2008

Little Joy: Keep Me In Mind

Friday, September 19, 2008

Grateful Dead: Confirm Obama Show


The Grateful Dead
They will perform at a fundraiser in October

The Grateful Dead have confirmed rumours that they will perform for US Presidential candidate Barack Obama at a fundraiser next month.

The four remaining members of The Grateful Dead will perform at Penn State University's Bryce Jordan Center. Bob Weir, Phil Lesh and Mickey Hart played a concert in February to encourage people to vote, and will be joined by fourth member Bill Kreutzmann on October 13 for the Obama fundraiser, reports Variety.

Members of the Allman Brothers Band are also due to perform at the event, increasing the likelihood that Allman Brothers and Gov't Mule man Warren Haynes will perform with the ‘Dead.

The gig may be a test-run for a rumoured full tour to take place in 2009.
Source: nme.com

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Monday, September 15, 2008

My Morning Jacket w/ Eddie Vedder: A Quick One (Who Cover Live)

Thanks for the heads up on this Scott.

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Brian Jonestown Massacre: Whoever You Are (Live)

Neil Young: Helpless (Live)

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Historics: Taverns (Video)

Historics: Making of.....

Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Darker My Love: In Studio LIVE Performance on Morning Becomes Eclectic

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Set list:
1. Northern Soul
2. Blue Day
3. A Lovely Game (which is brand new and tentatively-titled)
4. Helium Heels
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5./6./7. All the Hurry & Wait / Waves / Talking Words
8. Two Ways Out
9. Little Hands (by Skip Spence)

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Darker My Love




Their NEW Album '2' on itunes & stores Now!

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

The Shys: She's Already Gone

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

The Shys: You'll Never Understand This Band the Way That I Do - Album Review



When I got the new Shys album in the mail, I wondered what The Shys would have to say? What have they been cooking up? Will it measure up to the first album, "Astoria"? That album was filled with heavy grooves, a lot of angst, and a few great songs. It also had one of my favorite rock n roll songs in years: 'Call In The Cavalry', so my expectations were high.

You'll Never Understand This Band the Way That I Do
The album starts with a great instrumental track 'Spanish Village by the Sea', which basically sets the backbone of this record. The whole album flows together & feels like one long piece, not a bunch of songs hashed out & forced together, or a lackluster attempt at making soul music.

Not one song stands out as the albums finest moment--the album should be taken as a whole. The Shys are just setting a mood with You'll Never Understand This Band The Way I Do, which would be lost by flipping song to song. The feel I get on this album is basically 'How Do You Sleep' / ‘Gimme Some Truth’ era John Lennon, Kyle Krone's vocals all rootsy and angst ridden.

Some of my favorite moments on this record are:
Hangman: Great heavy slide & anthemic chorus. A definite sing-a-long.
Savior: this song maybe the jewel of this album. Amazing intro of stutters & stops, & such a soulful feel. Then cutting into a very smooth chorus.
Brother Please: Like 'Savior', it has that Plastic Ono Band feel to it.
The first single She's Already Gone: with flavors reminiscent of The Band, it just rounds out the tone for this effort.

All in all You'll Never Understand This Band The Way I Do is an amazing step forward for The Shys, taking their knack for writing blues / soul influenced indie rock to another level. No shtick or pretention, ala the Black Kids. This isn’t lightweight indie music. This is 5 guys making soul music with angst & feeling. They've shown a knack for making not only a hit song, but a record that really flows together. Definitely not a case of the sophomore slump.

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Radiohead: House Of Cards (Live)

Thursday, July 10, 2008

Darker My Love: Two Ways Out (Video)

The Verve: Love Is Noise (Video)

Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Cold War Kids: 2nd Album Teaser

Darker My Love: Two Ways Out (Live)

The Raconteurs: Consoler Of The Lonely (Live)

Monday, June 30, 2008

The Raconteurs: Many Shades Of Black - Acoustic (Live)

MGMT: Pieces Of What (Live)

Thursday, June 26, 2008

At The Drive-In: One Armed Sissor (Live)

Pj Harvey: White Chalk (Live)

Radiohead: Paranoid Android - 1997 (Live)

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Friday, June 20, 2008

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Blind Faith: Sleeping in the Ground - Hyde Park 1969

Donovan: In Concert (1972)

White Stripes: Isis - Dylan cover (Live)

Thursday, June 12, 2008

VietNam: Lullaby (Live)

The Strokes: Modern Girls- Feat. Regina Spektor (Live)

Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Saturday, June 7, 2008

The Beatles: Rain

Devendra Banhart: Sight to Behold (Live)

Friday, June 6, 2008

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Tuesday, June 3, 2008

The Small Faces: Tin Soldier (Live)

Monday, June 2, 2008

My Morning Jacket: Evil Urges (Live)

Bo Diddley: 1928 - 2008 RIP

Friday, May 30, 2008

Darker My Love: Helium Heels

Thursday, May 22, 2008

The Kills: Last Day of Magic

Band Of Horses: No One's Gonna Love You (Live)

13th Floor Elevators: You're Gonna Miss Me

Brian Jonestown Massacre: Just Like Kicking Jesus

Allman Brothers Band: Dreams 1970 (Live)

Humble Pie: The Sad Bag Of Shaky Jake (Live)

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

The Black Keys: I Got Mine (Live)

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Monday, May 19, 2008

Vetiver: Been So Long (Live)

Friday, May 16, 2008

Mooney Suzuki: Singin' A Song About Today (Live)

Ryan Adams: Goodnight Rose (Live)

Thursday, May 15, 2008

Queens of the Stone Age: Misfit Love (Live)

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Monday, April 14, 2008

The Black Angels: Bloodhounds On My Trail

The Raconteurs: Salute Your Solution

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

VietNam: Toby live

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Ryan Adams: What Sin Replaces Love (Live)