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Shores – Coup De Grace – LP
Screen-printed cover, coloured vinyl
The roots of Michigan’s SHORES tap the wellspring of RED HOUSE PAINTERS, BEDHEAD, THE NEW YEAR, CODEINE, LOW, SPAIN, SEAM, and SLOWDIVE. The first haunting note of “Coup de Grace” rings out, clear and clean, followed in time by another drenched in natural reverb, the living sound of a dark, wooden room. Not a cathedral, not a church, but a place of warmth and comfort nonetheless. The patient crescendo builds, the percussion kicks in, rocketing the dynamics into full play. Clean guitars, loud drums, clear vocals. Purposeful over casual, downbeat yet forward moving. Dark, not depressing. A rainy day, a late night adventure. —Var.
The Measure (SA) – Notes – LP
Heralds of the underground, THE MEASURE [SA] have laid it all on the line here in their second full-length “Notes,” wherein they continue their tradition of Left Coast-inspired pop-punk that leaves no room for metaphor or horseplay. They play at two speeds: fast and faster. Is the buzz in the guitars or the mix? Rising above the fray, Lauren and Fid’s vocals weave around each other with a cutting cross-examination of self, society, and scene. In the context of a band’s life, “Notes” would be filed under “dark sophomore release” and “greatest leap forward in confidence and songwriting.
Smoking Popes – Get Fired – LP
This is a totally re-mastered version of the classic SMOKING POPES album “GET FIRED”. Originally released in 1993 on Johann’s Face and recorded at legendary Sonic Iguana Studios by Mass Giorgini. This classic punk record has been out of print for quite some time and the new and improved version will keep listeners happy for years to come.
Smoking Popes – It’s Been A Long Day – LP
Asian Man Records
Here is the first of several Popes reissues to tide you over while they finish up their new album. It’s Been A Long Day collects the bands earliest material, including 7-inches Innoculator, Break Up, and 2, along with rare and unreleased songs.
Micah Schnabel – When The Stage Lights Go Dim – LP
of Two Cow Garage
Vultures United – Savages – LP
01. The Natives
02. The Joy Divisions
03. Marty, Hang On
04. I Am My Father’s Son
05. Haunted Houses In The City Of Fountains
06. The Last Surviving Member Of The Nostromo
07. Red Crossed
08. I Don’t Need Drugs, I Need Money
09. Shit Talk From Skull Mountain
11. Salon Girls
12. Fine Night For An Exorcism
13. The Disappearance Of The Green Valley Pig
Red Scare Records