Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Sep 5th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
Time zone: central
Patterson Hood “Better Off Without” from Heat Lightning Rumbles In the Distance (ATO www.atorecords.com 2012) N —Due out next Tuesday (9/11) is Patterson's 3rd album. He had help from his DBT mates, his father David Hood, a Muscle Shoals bass player along with Kelly Hogan and Will Johnson (Centro-matic).Buy it!
Two Gallants “Sunday Souvenirs” from The Bloom And The Blight (MapleMusic Recordings / ATO Records / Fontana North 2012) N —The San Francisco based duo of Two Gallants will be at Plush on Saturday, September 15.Buy it!
Field Report “Chico the American” from Field Report (Partisan Records 2012) N —Christopher Porterfield ended his previous band, Conrad Plymouth, and recorded the album last winter at Justin Vernon's studio.Buy it!
Best Coast “Rhiannon” from Just Tell Me That You Want Me - A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac COMP (Hear Music 2012) N —From the brand new Fleetwood Mac tribute featuring the likes of The New Pornographers, Lykke Li, Washed Out, Tame Impala & this great cover from Best Coast.Buy it!
Stars “Hold On When You Get Love and Let Go When You Give It” from The North (Unter Schafen Records 2012) N —Stars will be at Plush on Friday, October 5. Their new album, their 6th, came out yesterday.Buy it!
Line & Circle “Roman Ruins” from Ruins / Carelessness - Single (White Iris Records 2012) N —An unlikely band formed in LA by Midwestern college roommates Brian Cohen and Brian Egan. I hear a lot of early-era REM in this song ...Buy it!
The Psychedelic Furs “Midnight To Midnight” from Heaven - The Best of the Psychedelic Furs (Sony Music UK 2011) —@ the Pageant on Friday, October 12. The Lemonheads (with Juliana Hatfield on bass) will be opening the show.Buy it!