“sweet Tame Impala–esque psychedelic rock tunes…Head on over to their Bandcamp to listen to their earworm-y [music]” – New York Magazine’s Vulture
“happily fell into this Post Animal psych rock hole while stalking and found it to be really, really great.” – i-D
Chicago neo-psych rock band Post Animal recently signed to Pod / Inertia Music and today they announce their incredible forthcoming debut album entitled When I Think Of You In A Castle. The product of six friends exploring their affinity for slick riffs, pop hooks, and psychedelic flourishes, When I Think Of You In A Castle is a record that almost didn’t get made.
“Before this album, we weren’t sure what the future of the band was going to look like. I was considering moving to Los Angeles and Joe [Keery] was off filming Stranger Things. We didn’t know where we were all going but we knew we wanted to make an album with all of us in the same room,” explains drummer Wesley Toledo. The five piece are comprised of friends from childhood, the local music scene, and hometown burger joints When the band finally found time to go to a lake house in Michigan to record, When I Think Of You In A Castle was born.
Listen to the song now via Stereogum and read Post Animal’s statement below about their friend and bandmate Joe Keery.
When the Breeders reunited to release their first new music in a decade, the 2017 single ‘Wait in the Car’, they formed a series of limited 7” releases. On one, Kim Deal’s dreamy reimagining of Mike Nesmith’s ‘Joanne’ fills the B-side. Today for the first time, the Breeders release an intimate video of Deal’s recording of that exact take in Steve Albini’s Chicago, IL studio with an appearance from Albini. Deal and Albini will appear in conversation at SXSW on March 14. The Breeders’ long-awaited fifth album All Nerve is out on March 2.
Courtney Barnett – Tell Me How You Really Feel
will be released on May 18th through Barnett’s own label Milk! Records
via Rhythmethod in New Zealand
Shares new single ‘Nameless, Faceless’
After a week in which she dropped a mysterious album teaser online, Courtney Barnett today announced details of her second studio album Tell Me How You Really Feel, and shared its scathing lead single Nameless, Faceless.
Forth Wanderers available April 27th worldwide on Sub Pop
Sub Pop has signed Montclair, New Jersey’s Forth Wanderers, and will release the group’s second full-length effort and label debut, worldwide on April 27th, 2018. The self-titled album features the standouts “Not for Me” [listen here], “Nevermine” and “Ages Ago,” and was produced and recorded by Cameron Konner in Philadelphia over 5 days in the summer of 2017.
Forth Wanderers will be available on CD/LP/CS/DL through Sub Pop via Rhythmethod in NZ.
Iceage present new song, ‘Catch It’, their first new material since 2014’s critically acclaimed Plowing Into The Field of Love. Produced by the band – Elias Bender Rønnenfelt (vocals, lyrics), Jakob Tvilling Pless (bass), Dan Kjær Nielse (drums), and Johan Wieth (guitar) – and Nis Bysted, ‘Catch It’was recorded all-analog by Mattias Glavå at Kungsten Studios in Göteborg, Sweden.
The new single from Auckland latin soul group Latinaotearoa is a vibrant, upbeat version of Raphael Saadiq’s neo-soul cult classic, ‘Skyy, Can You Feel Me’. The single features Laughton Kora, from popular kiwi band of brothers, Kora, and will be released through Mucho Aroha Music on February 9 via iTunes, Spotify and Bandcamp.