Posts Tagged ‘Vinyl’

– By Dustin Blocker – “New. Awesome. Music.“ Fort Worth’s Quaker City Night Hawks aren’t showing any signs of slowing down after last year’s impressive sophomore effort, Honcho. In fact, the four piece Southern rock outfit is doing quite the opposite with last week’s release of a new two-song EP, Texas Heavy, on vinyl…

– By Dustin Blocker – “PUSH PLAY” Loose, exciting and completely off its meds; of Montreal’s twelfth record, Lousy with Sylvianbriar, makes you wonder what it’d be like to share a cell in the psych ward with singer Kevin Barnes. For as dramatic as this may sound, the album’s eleven tracks pit foot-tapping instrumentati…

Aftershock by MOTÖRHEAD North American Release October 22, 2013 Pre-order MOTÖRHEAD’s 21st studio record Aftershock in Limited Edition Digipack via- Amazon.com HERE.

– By Dustin Blocker – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” The Polyphonic Spree is a conundrum. Forget the visual spectacle; one producing dozens of rotating band members donning long form robes, hand-clap-dancing like a satirical choir.  Forget this, because the band’s inherent visuals are a distraction from the truth, that The Polyph…

THE HOUSE HARKONNEN AND THE SPECTACLE – Do For It Records (Denton, TX) “Local Labelmates Split a New, Old School Vinyl” Denton’s heaviest label Do For It Records is pushing out more limited edition materials in early-Fall as heavy rockers The House Harkonnen and The Spectacle split time on a special 7 inch vinyl.  If e…

– By Dustin Blocker – RATING: “PUSH PLAY” Twelve years deep into their indie rock careers, Brooklyn’s The National continue to mix the despondency with despair to striking effect on their eighth studio record Trouble Will Find Me. Matt Berninger’s storied baritone languidly floats amongst intricate guitar arrangements,…