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Hop Along – Prior Things

Philadelphia’s Hop Along will release their third studio album Bark Your Head Off, Dog on April 6 via Saddle Creek. Pre-order it here. The formidable 9-song collection is the band’s strongest and most cohesive album to date. Crafted by Frances Quinlan (songwriter, lead vocalist, and rhythm guitarist), Tyler Long (bass), Joe Reinhart (guitar), and Mark Quinlan (drums), the album imagines what… Read more »

Hop Along – Not Abel

Philadelphia’s Hop Along will release their third studio album Bark Your Head Off, Dog on April 6 via Saddle Creek. Pre-order it here. On album opener and lead single How Simple, Frances Quinlan wrangles with what it’s like to learn about yourself—which can get ugly. The theme carries through to new album track, Not Abel, where Quinlan turns the focus outward… Read more »

Hop Along – How Simple

Philadelphia’s Hop Along will release their third studio album Bark Your Head Off, Dog on April 6 via Saddle Creek. Pre-order here. The formidable 9-song collection is the band’s strongest and most cohesive album to date. Crafted by Frances Quinlan (songwriter, lead vocalist, and rhythm guitarist), Tyler Long (bass), Joe Reinhart (guitar), and Mark Quinlan… Read more »

Big Thief – Mary

Today, Brooklyn’s Big Thief share Mary, the stunning newest song drawn from their forthcoming album Capacity, due to be released on June 9 on Saddle Creek. The song follows the previously shared video for the album’s first single Mythological Beauty, and the Emmylou Harris/Fleetwood Mac-esque Shark Smile. The Brooklyn-based group return next month with their… Read more »

Big Thief – Shark Smile

Brooklyn’s Big Thief share Shark Smile, the newest song drawn from their forthcoming album Capacity, due to be released on June 9 on Saddle Creek. Matt Wilkinson premiered the song over the weekend on his Beats 1 show, and now it’s available for all to hear. Asked to give some context to the song, singer… Read more »

Land Of Talk – Loving

Land of Talk, the Montreal-based band led by Elizabeth Powell, release their first new album in seven years, Life After Youth, on May 19 via Saddle Creek. Produced and mixed by John Agnello (Kurt Vile, Sonic Youth) and Jace Lasek (Besnard Lakes), and featuring Sharon Van Etten, Steve Shelley (Sonic Youth), Sal Maida (Roxy Music/Sparks), and… Read more »

Big Thief – Mythological Beauty

Today, Big Thief have announced their highly-anticipated sophomore album, Capacity, will be released on June 9 via Saddle Creek, and shared the stunning video to the first single, Mythological Beauty. The trails that the band takes us down on Capacity are overgrown with a wilderness of souls. These are carnivorous stories, with pangs of sadness… Read more »

Land Of Talk – This Time

Land of Talk, the Montreal-based band led by Elizabeth Powell, release their first new album in seven years, Life After Youth, on May 19 via Saddle Creek. Produced and mixed by John Agnello (Kurt Vile, Sonic Youth) and Jace Lasek (Besnard Lakes), and featuring Sharon Van Etten, Steve Shelley (Sonic Youth), Sal Maida (Roxy Music/Sparks), and… Read more »

Land of Talk – Inner Lover

Land of Talk, the Montreal-based band led by Elizabeth Powell, has announced their first new album in seven years, Life After Youth, will be released on May 19 via Saddle Creek. Produced and mixed by John Agnello (Kurt Vile, Sonic Youth) and Jace Lasek (Besnard Lakes), and featuring Sharon Van Etten, Steve Shelley (Sonic Youth),… Read more »

Big Thief – Paul

Emerging Brooklyn-based four-piece Big Thief have shared another lovely track from their forthcoming debut full-length, Masterpiece. Their latest offering Paul follows the previously shared album tracks Real Love, Humans and the track Masterpiece. When asked to share the meaning behind the track, singer, songwriter, and guitarist Adrianne Lenker shared this: “The future self came and told… Read more »