Ingrid Michaelson – New Single “Maybe”



From her upcoming album “Everybody” out August 25th. From all indications, this could be her best work yet!



Blitzen Trapper @ KCRW Morning Show


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The boys of BT with a very sweet set at the KCRW studios this month in Santa Monica.


The National at Pitchfork 09

The National @p4k festival 09 courtesy of YANP

The National @p4k festival 09 courtesy of YANP

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The National were the headliners for this year’s Pitchfork Festival. Here, band leader, Matt Berninger, heads into the crowd during this fist-raising take on “Mr. November” live.

The National-Mr November(Live)

Yo La Tengo Debut

New Vid of Yo La Tengo’s new single, “Here to Fall”, is a somersaulting aerial obyssey. I just love watching a good airshow, let alone listening to YLT.

Yo La Tengo – Here To Fall

PJ Harvey – New Solo Project

PJ Harvey debuted 2 songs last weekend ( see videos above), “The Last Living Rose” and “Let England Shake”, at Camp Bestival in her native Dorset.

PJ Harvey – Silence

Au Revoir Simone _KEXP Session

The Girls of Au Revoir Simone have again graced us with their talents up here in the Great NW at the studios in Seattle. Find out where the band’s name was derived in the preamble of the video below for “Knight of Wands”. They are just too cute.

Here’s a couple of clips from the set:

Au Revoir Simone-All Or Nothing

The Twang – “Barney Rubble”


This is the first single from this UK band off their upcoming 2nd album, Jewellery Quarter

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Band of Skulls – Debut

This is the BOS debut (just out this week) and its a stellar album, hard pressed to find a song I am not keen on. Check it! Great cover art as well!

Band Of Skulls-Bomb



They Killed John Henry – Justin Townes Earle

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This is a set performed at the Annandale Hotel in Sydney late last year.

Justin Townes Earle – They Killed John_Henry

a drastically different interpretation by Laura Veirs country project Two Beers Veirs:

Spike Drivers Blues (Mississippi John Hurt) who killed John Henry

New Video : Arctic Monkeys

Here’s their new video from thier newly released single, “Crying Lightning, from the forthcoming Humbug album.

Arctic Monkeys-Crying Lightning (radio rip)