Dirty Beaches cover Johnny Cash;
New Scottish outfit Soft Power throw us a rope with this excellent Cash cover, Dirty Beaches play ‘The Singer’.
Toro Y Moi drops a new mixtape;
‘The sharpest dressed man in contemporary indie’ drops this tasty little mix courtesy of FACT Mag.
The White Stripes
In some sadder news, long time garage-punk favourites White Stripes call it quits. Maybe Jack White can begin dabbling in some side projects now.
James Blake – debut album available to stream;
Stream Blake’s eponymous debut before all those lamestreamers listening to Radio 1 torrent away his career.
Why in Dutch I do not know- James Blake
Fleet Foxes announce new album, release first single;
We could hear them stirring, and as anticipated Americana gentiles Fleet Foxes announce their second studio LP on Sub Pop. Expect May 3rd.
Soundcloud the optimistically titled- Helplessness Blues
Low schedule ‘C’mon’ for April release date;
Slowcore legends Low return in April with ‘C’mon’ their first record since 2007’s ‘Drums and Guns’. Undoubtedly, their show with Explosions In The Sky at Radio City Music Hall will not be one to miss- provided, of course, you live in NYC. They’re also going on a US and European Tour, check the dates here and get your tickets.
Baths reveals A-side track for upcoming 7″;
LA’s beat boy Baths returns with ‘The Nothing’, the A-side for his forthcoming 7”.