The Shins: Kissing The Lipless
Off their album, Chutes Too Narrow, the Shins are more far-reaching and decidedly eclectic. Singer-songwriter James Mercer’s displays a Perry Farrell -ish wail on the indie-metal opener, ‘Kissing the Lipless’.
Album: Chutes Too Narrow
Label: Sub Pop
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Django Django: First Light
The official music video for “First Light” from Scottish band Django Django. ‘Born Under Saturn’ available now.
Future Islands: A Song For My Grandfather
Music video for “A Song For My Grandfather” from Future Islands 4AD release ‘Singles”. The video was shot with the band at a family reunion in North Carolina for Father’s Day.
Cocteau Twins: Iceblink Luck
A single from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas. Cocteau Twins are Elizabeth Fraser (vocals), Robin Guthrie (guitars) and Simon Raymonde (bass).
Son Lux: You Don’t Know Me
“You Don’t Know Me” from Son Lux’s new LP ‘Bones’ out now on Glassnote Records.
Modest Mouse: The Ground Walks, with Time in a Box
The music video for “The Ground Walks, with Time in a Box” features the band in a weird fantasy world.
Sharon Van Etten: Our Love
Although she was born and raised in suburban New Jersey, Sharon Van Etten’s folk music evokes the open landscapes and lonely expanses of Middle America. Here’s her music video for “Our Love”.
St. Vincent: Laughing With a Mouthful of Blood
Annie Clark aka St Vincent does an instore performance at Women and Women First, the most feminist of all feminist bookstores. Featuring Portlandia’s Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen.
Beach Fossils: Generational Synthetic
Music video for “Generational Synthetic” by Beach Fossils from their 2013 album ‘Clash the Truth’ out now on Captured Tracks.
Delta Spirit: California
Delta Spirit are often dubbed as a “hybrid of rock and northern soul” or as an “Americana/soul” group. Video: “California”.