Our favorite things 2015

Top of the list this year:

Lin-Manuel Miranda-Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Recording (Atlantic)

Sarah Mary Chadwick-9 Classic Tracks (Silt Breeze)

Ela Orleans-Upper Hell (HB Recordings)

Jessica Pratt-On Your Own Love Again (Drag City)

Dr. Yen Lo (Ka)-Days With Dr Yen Lo (Pavlov Institute)

Nicole Willis & The Soul Investigators-Happiness Is Every Style

Blur-The Magic Whip (Parlophone)

Pagans-Pirates’s Cove 9/24/79 (Thermionic)

Santiago Salazar-Chicanismo (Love What You Feel)

The Weather Station-Loyalty (Parade of Bachelors)

Synkro-Changes (Apollo)

Heather Woods Broderick-Glider (Western Vinyl)

Big Miz-Midnight Man Handle 12″ (Dixon Avenue Basement Jams)

C. Duncan-Architect (Fat Cat)

Mumdance & Logos-Proto (Tectonic)

Sleaford Mods-Key Markets (Harbinger Sound)

Bcee-Come & Joins Us (Spearhead)

Anna Caragnano & Donato Dozzy-Sintetizzatrice (Spectrum Spools)

Suzanne Kraft-Talk From Home (Melody As Truth)

Knife Pleats-Hat Bark Beach (Lost Sound Tape)

L’Orange & Kool Keith-Time? Astonishing! (Mello Music)

Happy Meals-Apero (Night School)

Jex-Good Timin’ 12″ (Running Back)

Gloria Ann Taylor-Love Is A Hurtin’ Thing (Luv n’ Haight)

DJ PayPal-Sold Out (Brainfeeder)

Yo La Tengo-Stuff Like That There (Matador)

Event Cloak-Life Strategies (Orange Milk Records)

High Up-Two Weeks/You Can’t Give Up On Me (self tape)

Roots Manuva-Bleeds (Ninja Tunes)

Maki Asakawa-Maki Asakawa (Honest Jon’s)

Tica Douglas-Joey (Swell Records)

Nidia Minaj-Danger 12″ (Príncipe)

Yowler-The Offer (Double Double Whammy)

New Order-Music Complete (Mute)

Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment-Surf (self)

Inflatable Boy Clams-2×7″ reissue (Superior Viaduct)

Archie Pelago-Clammy Customer 12″ (Mister Saturday Night)

Will Sessions-The Elmatic Instrumentals (Fat Beats)

Spinning Coin-4 Song EP (blue tape)

Linkwood-Expressions (Firecracker)

Snoop Dogg-Bush (Doggy Style/Columbia)

Teknospray-God In Land reissue (Der Klang)

DJ Spinn-Off That Loud 12″ (Hyperdub)

Goldberg-Misty Flats (Future Days)

This Is The Kit-Bashed Out (Brassland)

Shilpa Ray – Shilpa Ray Is Last Year’s Savage (NSPY)

The archives live here.

VIDEO PREMIERE: Long Beard – Turkeys

New video by Long Beard

Turkeys from Sleepwalker

Brooklyn Vegan was good to premiere the video, and

Brooklyn Magazine had some kind words for it, too.

See for yourself and check out tour dates below.

XOTL

Long Beard //// 2015 Tour Dates

11.13.15 // New Paltz, NY @ Bacchus (solo)

12.05.15 // New Brunswick, NY (solo)

12.09.15 // The Special without Brett Davis

12.12.15 // Amherst, MA @ Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst (full band)

12.27.15 // Brooklyn, NY @ Shea Stadium  (full band)

12.29.15 // Brooklyn, NY @ Baby’s All Right (solo)

UPCOMING RELEASE: Saul Conrad – Requiem

Dies Irae Wikipedia
Saul on train (300 DPI)

Saul Conrad – Requiem     (TL – 84)

Team Love (digital) will release Saul Conrad’s latest composition

together with Light in the Attic Records (vinyl) on January 29, 2015.

A timeless meditation on The Day of Wrath to ready you for the long nights.

preorder

NEW RELEASE: Long Beard – Sleepwalker

Long BeardSleepwalker (TL-88)

 

Happy Release Day!

 

New album at the TL Shop

 

or

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Listen to the stream on Stereogum.

 

And thanks to Stereogum for including  Johanna Warren and Long Beard
on their 50 Best New Bands of 2015 list.

 

TOUR NEWS: iji – East Beach Tour

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iji - EAST BEACH TOUR - iji 
departs Oct 5 @ Reed College - Portland
CRUISIN USA - video by zach burba
from Whatever Will Happen


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