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Grass Widow East Coast tour dates + we added "Past Time" to bandcamp

September 25, 2012

Grass Widow will be driving around the East Coast in November, playing some shows... Maybe they're coming to YOUR town?

Friday, Nov. 2 Brooklyn, NY @ 285 Kent
Sunday, Nov. 4 Allston, MA @ Great Scott
Monday, Nov. 5 Montreal, QC @ Il Motore
Tuesday, Nov. 6 Toronto, ON @ Parts & Labor
Wednesday, Nov. 7 Ann Arbor, MI @ Yellow Barn
Thursday, Nov. 8 Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
Friday, Nov. 9 Columbus, OH @ Double Happiness
Saturday, Nov. 10 Baltimore, MD @ The Metro Gallery
Sunday, Nov. 11 Washington, DC @ Comet Ping Pong
Monday, Nov. 12 Philadelphia, PA @ The Barbary

We added their excellent Past Time album to our Bandcamp page after a few people asked. You can download the album for $7 in all sorts of audio formats. Check it out!

MILAGES playing some shows with James Iha of Smashing Pumpkins in October...

September 24, 2012

Milagres will be driving around the East Coast in October, playing some shows with James Iha (the dude from Smashing Pumpkins). You saw their video for "Glowing Mouth," right?

09/27 Stony Brook NY Stony Brook University Cafe
10/04 Boston MA The Church of Boston (w/ James Iha)
10/05 New York NY Mercury Lounge (w/ James Iha)
10/06 Hoboken NJ Maxwells (w/ James Iha)
10/07 Philadelphia PA World Cafe (w/ James Iha)
10/08 Washington DC U Street Music Hall (w/ James Iha)

THE SHAKY HANDS ARE BACK BABY! ONE NIGHT ONLY!

September 20, 2012

The Shaky Hands' classic "Lunglight" era line up is getting back together for one night only! October 5th at Backspace in beautiful, downtown Portland, Oregon. ALL AGES! $6! Gonna be a rager!

Corin Tucker Band's "KILL MY BLUES" in stores + "NESKOWIN" music video!

September 18, 2012

Corin Tucker Band's Kill My Blues is in stores today! You can find the CD or LP version at your local record store or in our mailorder department!
We're also selling Kill My Blues as a $5 download on Bandcamp ALL WEEK LONG!

In other Corin Tucker Band news, NPR premiered Alicia J. Rose's video for Kill My Blues track "Neskowin" this morning. You can watch it at their All Songs Considered Blog.

Order a custom printed bicycle jersey before Oct 1 !

September 12, 2012

We're working with a small company down the hall from our office, Retro Image, to make these cool custom printed bicycle jerseys. There are women and men's sizing. They are going to be made to order, so order by Oct 1. Thank you so much for considering buying one in our store!

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Horse Feathers touring all over US in Nov/Dec

September 12, 2012

Just keeping everyone posted about Horse Feathers announcement of a grand sweep from Pac NW to upper East Coast in November. Justin and company heads to Colorado and through the Southwest in December. Check out the tour dates!

DEERHOOF on tour and on sale at our bandcamp page

September 04, 2012

Deerhoof are playing shows all over the USA this fall in celebration of their new album, Breakup Song (out today on Polyvinyl.)

09/05 Washington DC Black Cat
09/06 Raleigh NC The Contemporary Art Museum
09/09 Montreal Canada Pop Montreal @ Cabaret Du Mile End
09/17 Brooklyn NY Music Hall of Williamsburg
09/18 Cambridge MA The Middle East
09/21 Lexington KY Boomslang Fest @ Cosmic Charlie's
09/22 Chicago Il Schuba's (they're playing two shows)
09/22 Chicago IL Schuba's
09/23 Minneapolis MN Mill City Nights
09/24 Omaha NE The Waiting Room
09/25 Denver CO Hi-Dive
09/27 Garden City ID Visual Arts Collective
09/28 Seattle Wa The Vera Project
09/29 Portland OR Branx
09/30 Arcata Ca The Depot @ Humboldt State University
10/01 San Francisco Ca Slim's
10/02 Los Angeles Ca Echoplex
11/03 Dalla Tx Prophet Bar
11/04 Austin Tx Fun Fun Fun Fest
11/05 Houston TX Walters [info]
11/06 Baton Rouge LA Spanish Moon
11/07 Mobile Al Alabama Music Box ]
11/08 Tallahassee FL Club Downunder
11/09 Orlando FL Accidental Music Festival @ The Plaza Live
11/10 Athens Ga 40 Watt Club
11/12 Richmod Va The National
11/13 Baltimore MD Ottobar

we also put all their Kill Rock Stars albums on sale for $5 on our Bandcamp page!






New Milagres music video!

August 31, 2012

Milagres just sent us a video for their song Glowing Mouth, off of their album of the same name.

You can check out their album at our online store!

Listen to an unreleased version of Elliott Smith's "Ballad Of Big Nothing"

August 23, 2012

It's Elliott Smith August at Kill Rock Stars and we're releasing a previously unreleased track every Thursday to celebrate. This week it's "Ballad of Big Nothing (Alternate Version.)"

You can download the song for $1 at our Bandcamp page.

Sleater-Kinney's "One Beat" lp turns 10!

August 21, 2012

Sleater-Kinney's classic album, One Beat, turned 10 years old yesterday, so we made the album available to stream (and download as lossless audio, flac files, 320k mp3s, etc.) on our bandcamp page!

Enjoy!

Elliott Smith - Unreleased alternate take of "Angeles" debuts on Pitchfork.

August 16, 2012

It's Elliott Smith August at Kill Rock Stars and we're releasing a previously unreleased track every Thursday to celebrate. This week it's "Angeles (Alternate Version.)" Read all about it at Pitchfork...

Angeles is available as a lossless download on the Kill Rock Stars bandcamp for $1.

Here's last week's track, "Punch and Judy (Alternate Version)," in case you missed it...

Punch and Judy is available as a lossless download on the Kill Rock Stars bandcamp for $1.

New unreleased Elliott Smith track: Punch and Judy (Alternate Version)

August 09, 2012

It's Elliott Smith August at Kill Rock Stars and we're releasing a previously unreleased track every Thursday to celebrate. This week it's "Punch and Judy (Alternate Version.)" Read all about it at Pitchfork...

Punch and Judy is available as a lossless download on the Kill Rock Stars bandcamp for $1.

Here's last week's track, "Alameda (Alternate Version)," in case you missed it...