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  • To Rococo Rot

    Stream New Track "many descriptions"

    Apr 23, 2014

    Earlier today to rococo rot introduced the first track from the upcoming album "instrument". Did you see the cover artwork? Amazing work by Mark Fell of SND!

    At this point we feel also inclined to mention that the preorder of the record has started at our online shop,  we have five exclusive unreleased bonus tracks waiting for every order of a CD or an LP, vinyl comes in heavyweight 180g pressing! NICE!

    Listen to "many descriptions" here:

    READ ON


  • City Slang

    Record Store Day 2014

    Apr 11, 2014

    This Record Store Day, look out for the exclusive doublegroove vinyl edition of The Notwist's 'Run Run Run' EP, featuring standout album track "Run Run Run" plus THREE unreleased tracks – one new song, and two exclusive remixes of tracks from 'Close to the Glass'.

    Listen to the gorgeous Ada remix, streaming now right here:

    EP Tracklisting:
    A1. Run Run Run (Album Version
    A1. Run Run Run (Ada Remix)
    B1. Magnificent Fall (Unreleased Track)
    B2. Into Another Tune (Nuel Remix)

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  • EMA

    'The Future's Void' Out Today!

    Apr 7, 2014

    Happy release day EMA! Knocking it out of the park with amazing features in the New Yorker, The New York Times, Sunday Times album of the week, and a slew of 5* reviews - we couldn't be prouder!!

    Order your copy of 'The Future's Void' on Amazon, on iTunes, or here from the label!

    READ ON


  • Wye Oak

    New Video for "The Tower"

    Apr 2, 2014

    If you like joy, you'll love the new Wye Oak video for "The Tower"! It just premiered via Stereogum, but you can watch it below in all its choreographed glory.

    The band are back on tour in May - all dates in our tourdates section!

    READ ON


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Wye Oak

Shriek

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Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack of Wye Oak have spent most of their lives in Baltimore, Maryland. But after two years of constant touring with Civilian, their highly lauded 2011 album, they landed on opposite sides of the country with an unforeseeable future ahead. Despite this newfound uncertainty, the two bandmates embraced their physical distance, passing ideas back and forth, allowing new work  […] READ ON

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EMA

The Future's Void

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Kevin Drew

Darlings

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Kevin Drew is the frontman of Broken Social Scene, solo recording artists, and co-owner of independent music company Arts & Crafts. His 2007 solo debut, Spirit If..., was widely loved for unearthing the affirmative grooves and experimental pop songwriting churning at the heart of indie vanguards Broken Social Scene. Darlings, his first solo recording  […] READ ON

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Hauschka

Abandoned City

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Hauschka is a composer, songwriter and experimental musician who has brought an exciting new perspective to the prepared piano. The prepared piano – a technique for getting new sounds from the acoustic keyboard by resting pieces of paper or drumsticks on the strings of the instrument - has been used for centuries, but Hauschka was unaware of the tradition when he began exploring ways to get  […] READ ON

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The Notwist

Close To The Glass

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City Slang is thrilled to share the news that The Notwist will release their first album in 6 years, 'Close to The Glass', on CD/2xLP/DL in Europe on February 24th. The album will also be available in the US via Subpop on February 25th. 'Close To The Glass' features the title cut, as well as singles "Run Run Run", "Kong", and "Casino".  A full tracklisting and all 2014 tourdates can be found  […] READ ON

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Dear Reader

We Followed Every Sound

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Earlier this year, Cherilyn MacNeil a.k.a. DEAR READER made a bold move by releasing 'Rivonia', an album of stories, histories and anecdotes all inspired by and dealing with the country she was born and raised in, South Africa. The album was released to great critical acclaim and showcased her ability to tell a great story within the framework of an intelligent and witty pop song.   The  […] READ ON

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