Spencer Clark aka Monopoly Child Star Searchers is set to head across the Atlantic for a string of tour dates in Europe.
“The Powered Wig Tour 2013″ kicks off at the end of July and runs on & off through August. MCSS is still looking to book some shows along the way and “will be in and around Eurodisney until September 14th”. (more…)
Following on the heels of two recently released archival recordings, UP is pleased to share, “Drive For Snapped Head, Live On The Back Room”, another memorable document of The King Cyst’s live performance.
The show took place at the Knitting Factory, BK on 5/28/13 with King Cyst opening for Spectre Folk and Alex Bleeker & The Freaks. (more…)
Check out the latest single “At Home” from Andrew Cedermark’s upcoming sophomore LP “Home Life”. (more…)
Free Time’s self-titled debut LP is due to drop next week, but you can listen to it all now over on Pitchfork Advance. (more…)
Created by Charles Poekel and Maia Stern, Free Time’s latest video for ”I Lost Again” documents the cerebral elevator journey of the group’s leader, Dion Nania. The song is off their upcoming self titled debut LP. Check out the video below.. and remember, while travel is important, and seeing the world is vital; the longest, most poignent travel, takes place in the mind. (more…)
Last September King Cyst released their debut LP, “Real Pussy”. In the following months the band made several live appearances, two of which were luckily recorded for eternal documentation and further listening pleasure. (more…)
Via Tiny Mix Tapes‘ Ryan Detwiler:
“Esteemed ethnomusicologist and swell lo-fi bedroom rocker Julian Lynch, PhD, is set to head out on tour this summer with Montreal natives The Luyas. To help bring the unexpectedly expansive sound of Lines (his new album for Underwater Peoples) to life, The Luyas will serve as Lynch’s backing band, while Lynch will sit in with The Luyas during their set. (more…)
Following his 2010 effort, Moon Deluxe, the rock-and-roll musician Andrew Cedermark spent 2012 putting new songs to tape in an honest-to-goodness rock-and-roll recording studio. Ten of these songs make up his new album, Home Life, which is set in New York, New Jersey and Virginia, and which, loosely, is about growing up only to find that you didn’t have to, and the subsequent discovery that the process is irreversible. (more…)
Dummy Mag premiered this John Elliot (aka Outer Space) remix of La Big Vic’s “Nuclear Bomb,” off their new record, Cold War, which is available in the UP Store.
“A peaceful ascension to the stars is how John Elliott of the sadly defunct Emeralds re-imagines La Big Vic’s Nuclear Bomb. (more…)
Free Time met up with The L Magazine the other day to answer a few questions and take some photos.
“’I’m going to hold my horses, it’s not a race,’ Free Time frontman Dion Nania insists over unhurried guitars, drawing out the word ‘race’ for a good couple seconds as if to prove it to us… (more…)