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toro y moi announces “what for?”

January 20, 2015 10:39 am

What For?, the new album from Toro Y Moi, will be released April 7th. Stream the first track from the album, “Empty Nesters,” via SoundCloud.  Pre-order the album from iTunes to receive an instant download of “Empty Nesters.”  Amazon pre-order is now available. You can also pre-order the album in dexlue LP, LP, CD or digital format from our webshop. The limited Deluxe LP features blue and white starburst vinyl with an exclusive poster and sticker designed by Chaz Bundick, plus a digital download card.

Tracklist:

1. What You Want
2. Buffalo
3. The Flight
4. Empty Nesters
5. Ratcliff
6. Lilly
7. Spell It Out
8. Half Dome
9. Run Baby Run
10. Yeah Right

 

 

Chandos - Rats In Your Bed LP

chandos stream “rats in your bed”, announce east coast tour

January 20, 2015 10:00 am

Alt Press is streaming Chandos’ debut album, Rats In Your Bed. The Boston group’s first album is due out Jan. 27, 2015. In February the band will be playing shows up and down the east coast. Pre-orders are available from iTunes, Amazon, Insound and from our webshop for a discounted price.

Feb. 5 – Portsmouth, NH @ The Red Door !
Feb. 6 – Danbury, CT @ Heirloom Arts Center @
Feb. 7 – New Brunswick, NJ @ The Banana Stand #
Feb. 8 – Philadelphia, PA @ Secret House *
Feb. 9 – Baltimore, MD @ Zissimoss Bar $
Feb. 10 – Richmond, VA @ Secret House *
Feb. 11 – Washington, DC @ tba
Feb. 12 – New York, NY @ Cake Shop %
Feb. 13 – Western, MA @ Secret House *
Feb. 14 – Boston, MA @ The Womb ^

* email chandosband@gmail.com for details
! w/ Spook The Herd, Charles, & Are We Elephants?
@ w/ Laundry Day, All Riot, The Dupster Punks
# w/ Romp, Use Big Words, Fleeting, Semiotics
$ w/ Mostly Only, Beachmover, No Way
% w/ Soft Fangs, Infinity Girl
^ w/ Nice Guys, Palehound

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saint pepsi is now skylar spence

January 14, 2015 12:17 pm

After a big 2014 that saw the evolution of his sound grow from his roots in sample-based music to pure pop with his debut 7″ for us, Ryan DeRobertis is back today to announce that Saint Pepsi is no longer due to legal reasons, but his project will continue on as Skylar Spence. The name’s genesis is a play on a character name from Woody Allen’s “Everyone Says I Love You,” which is apt given samples from that movie appear on Hit Vibes and that in the movie “the main personal relationships and romances are conveyed in a very surreal and melodramatic way,” said Ryan. In this way it seems a perfect transition for DeRobertis given the sound of his most recent 7″.
To celebrate the change of project name and tide fans over until the release of his debut LP in 2015 for Carpark, Skylar Spence is sharing the teaser for a new song. It also comes in conjunction with the announcement that Skylar Spence will be performing at this year’s Hangout Fest in Alabama, as well as DJing with ILoveMakonnen collaborators Phantom Posse at Silent Barn in New York. Moving forward, all Skylar Spence live shows will feature a full band — this set up will debut at Hangout Fest and be showcased at festivals all over this summer.
01/19 Brooklyn, NY – Silent Barn (DJ Set) *
05/15-17 Gulf Shores, AL – Hangout Fest
* = w/ Phantom Posse
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stream chandos’ “cobra points” & itunes pre-order

December 3, 2014 12:05 pm

DIY Magazine has just premiered the infectious “Cobra Points,” taken from Chandos‘ debut album, Rats In Your Bed. The Boston group’s first album is due out Jan. 27, 2015. This month, the trio will be playing shows around their hometown with Kal Maks, Palehound, and labelmates Speedy Ortiz.

Pre-order the album now from iTunes and get an instant download of  “Cobra Points.”

 

 

Carpark

webshop sale & free music sampler

November 25, 2014 3:14 pm

Our entire music catalog (cds, lps, digital, dvds) is available at 50% off via our webshop beginning today until Monday, Dec 1st! Your discount will appear when items are added to the cart.

We’ve recently added a number of items to the shop including digital versions of sold out 7″s such as:
Dan Deacon – The Crystal Cat 7″
Beach House – Used To Be 7″
Toro Y Moi – Blessa b/w109 7″
Toro Y Moi – Leave Everywhere 7″
Young Magic – You with Air 7″
Cloud Nothings – Should Have 7″
Toro Y Moi / Cloud Nothings – split 7″
Young Magic – Night in the Ocean 7″

And in the holiday spirit we’ve brought back our Free Music record sampler which includes tracks by Cloud Nothings, Signer, Toro Y Moi, Young Magic, Dan Deacon, Memory Tapes, Light Pollution and Class Actress.

 

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