Angel Olsen Announces New Album, My Woman

Angel Olsen has announced her forthcoming new record My Woman will be released on September 2 via Jagjaguwar. It’s Olsen’s first since the release of her last record, 2014’s Burn Your Fire for No Witness. In a press release, Angel Olsen says the album addresses themes surrounding “the complicated mess of being a woman. …… Read more »

Moonface and Siinai – Them Call Themselves Old Punks

Moonface, the project of Wolf Parade’s Spencer Krug, has joined up with Finish band Siinai once again for a new album titled My Best Human Face. The forthcoming album follow’s their previous collaborative album, 2012’s Heartbreaking Bravery, and will be released on June 3 through Jagjaguwar. This week they previewed another song from the album,… Read more »

VIDEO: Viet Cong – Bunker Buster

Taken from their excellent self-titled debut, Viet Cong drop the Yoonha Park-directed video for Bunker Buster. Yoonha Park gives the song a grainy, sci-fi treatment, taking influences from the likes of Wong Kar-Wai, Philip K. Dick, and Lars von Trier in his video for the song. Viet Cong is available now through Jagjaguwar.

Briana Marela – Take Care Of Me

Taken from her forthcoming debut album All Around Us, Seattle-based singer-songwriter Briana Marela shares the beautiful Take Care Of Me. The record was made in Iceland alongside Sigur Rós & Jónsi-affiliated musician and producer Alex Somers. Following the previous album track Surrender, Take Care Of Me is a delicate and thought-provoking array of twinkling instrumentals,… Read more »

Small Black – Boys Life

Small Black today returned with their first offering of new music since 2013’s Limits Of Desire. The group’s third full-length release is titled Best Blues, and is set to be released on October 16 via Jagjaguwar. The 10-track effort was written and recorded at their Brooklyn home studio, and was mixed by Nicholas Vernhes who’s… Read more »

Sharon Van Etten – Just Like Blood

Sharon Van Etten has shared another new song from her forthcoming EP I Don’t Want To Let You Down, which is due out on June 8 via Jagjaguwar. Following the gorgeous title track, the slow-burning Just Like Blood is the latest single from Van Etten’s upcoming EP, which features guest appearances from Adam Granduciel and… Read more »

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Can’t Keep Checking My Phone

Unknown Mortal Orchestra will release their third studio album, Multi-Love, on May 26 through Jagjaguwar Records. This week, the group dropped a funk-filled new track, titled Can’t Keep Checking My Phone. Can’t Keep Checking My Phone is perhaps one of the most surprising songs on the new record, and further highlights Ruban Nielson’s refinement as… Read more »

VIDEO: Viet Cong – Silhouettes

Calgary post-punk outfit Viet Cong released their highly anticipated self-titled debut album this week on Jagjaguwar. To coincide with its release the group, which contains musicians Matt Flegel and Mike Wallace, former members of the Canadian band Women, dropped the Brook Linder-directed video to their exhilarating new single, Silhouettes. Starting with a list of classic… Read more »

Viet Cong – Silhouettes

Canadian post-punk outfit Viet Cong, featuring former Women members Matt Flegel and Mike Wallace, will release their debut self-titled LP on January 20 via Jagjaguwar. Having already shared the dark and riveting Continental Shelf, the Calgary-based quintet have offered up another preview of the forthcoming album with their exhilarating latest track, Silhouettes. Listen below. They… Read more »

Video: Viet Cong – Continental Shelf

Calgary post-punk outfit Viet Cong, featuring former Women members Matt Flegel and Mike Wallace, will release their debut self-titled LP on January 20 via Jagjaguwar. It comes just as Mexican Summer re-issued their excellent tour-only Cassette EP. The album’s lead single Continental Shelf is an exhilarating number brimming with gloomy post-punk melodies and menacingly dark… Read more »