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Julien Baker – Turn Out The Lights

Julien Baker will release her eagerly-awaited sophomore album, Turn Out the Lights, on October 27 via Matador Records. Pre-order here. Turn Out the Lights was recorded at the Ardent Studios in Julien Baker’s hometown of Memphis, TN. Baker wrote and produced the album, which was mixed by Craig Silvey (The National, Arcade Fire, Florence & the Machine). It is the… Read more »

Video: Julien Baker – Appointments

Directed by Sophia Peer. Julien Baker will release her forthcoming sophomore album, Turn Out the Lights, on October 27 via Matador Records. Pre-order here.

Julien Baker – Appointments

Julien Baker will release her forthcoming sophomore album, Turn Out the Lights, on October 27 via Matador Records. Pre-order here. Turn Out the Lights was recorded at the Ardent Studios in Julien Baker’s hometown of Memphis, TN. Baker wrote and produced the album, which was mixed by Craig Silvey (The National, Arcade Fire, Florence &… Read more »

Perfume Genius – Slip Away

Perfume Genius releases his eagerly-awaited new album, No Shape, on May 5 via Matador Records. The video for the first single, Slip Away, was directed by longtime Bjork collaborator Andrew Thomas Huang and is co-presented by The Fader, whose current Perfume Genius cover story is a peek into his mindset upon completing the album in… Read more »

Julien Baker – Distant Solar Systems

Julien Baker‘s Funeral Pyre 7-inch is out today and now you can hear the B-side, Distant Solar Systems, an unreleased track from the sessions of her debut album, Sprained Ankle.

Spoon – Can I Sit Next To You

Spoon are set to release their forthcoming new record Hot Thoughts on March 17 via Matador Records. A press release notes that the new material hears Spoon working with producer Dave Fridmann and embracing “newfound sense of sonic exploration.” The lyrics are described as “carnal” and “crafty,” while the instrumentation provides a “crackling, incandescent, multi-dimensional… Read more »

Spoon – Hot Thoughts

Spoon are set to release their forthcoming new record Hot Thoughts on March 17 via Matador Records. A press release notes that the new material hears Spoon working with producer Dave Fridmann and embracing “newfound sense of sonic exploration.” The lyrics are described as “carnal” and “crafty,” while the instrumentation provides a “crackling, incandescent, multi-dimensional… Read more »