Tuesday, September 7, 2010

The Unknown & Unheard Show 194!!!

Stream & Download The U & U Show 194 Right Here, Right Now! Listening Party – Kissing Booth – I Was Young (2010) - One of my favorite bands and they snuck an album out on me! - Incredibly catchy band from western Canada. MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Cary Ann Hearst – Hell’s Bells – Are You Ready to Die EP (2010) - Latest release. Her only full length, Dust and Bones, was out in 2006 - This song was included on the HBO series True Blood. And for those of you leery of shows about vampires, don’t let that make you shy away from this show’s soundtrack. - They feature a ton of solid bands and songs. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Black Mountain - The Way to Gone - Wilderness Heart (2010) - 3rd album from this group of Canadians - Amazing cover art… it immediately became my computer's wallpaper. - Jagjaguwar Band… Bloomington’s star loaded label. Official Site : Myspace : Amazon : HypeMachine Tame Impala - Island Walking - Innerspeaker (2010) - Full length debut - Retro, eletro, funky rock… and oh yeah, super catchy too! - Remind me a little of The Aliens/The Beta Band Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine The Black Angels - Haunting at 1300 McKinley – Phosphene Dream (2010) - 3rd album from the ominous psych rockers. - Formed in 2004 in Austin, TX - Interesting feel to it… similar to some of the Black Keys more eerie songs - Debut Self Titled EP was released in 2005. 2nd full length out in 2008 Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine The Thermals – Only For You – Personal Life (2010) - Forthcoming 5th album - Portland band who can thank the Death Cab for Cutie crew for their start. Ben Gibbard made Sub-Pop recognize them, and Chris Walla produced their 2002 debut. - Fairly aggressive alt-pop punk Official Site : Myspace : Amazon : HypeMachine Franz Nicolay - Jeff Penalty - Major General (2009) - Debut full length. - Former keyboardist of the Hold Steady - He just completed his 2nd full length and will be out soon. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine First Aid Kit - Hard Believer - The Big Black And The Blue (2010) - Debut full length. - Swedish folk outfit. - They also have one EP out and a DayTrotter session well worth your time. MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine : DayTrotter The War on Drugs – Comin’ Through – Future Weather (2010) - Out October 26th - Kurt Vile’s main band. He is the guitarist here. - Lighter feel than some of my older favorites from them. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine The Drums – Down by the Water – The Drums (2010) - Debut full length. - Indie pop duo from NYC Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Bobby Bare, Jr. – Sad Smile – A Storm, A Tree, My Mother’s Head (2010) - Brand new album out yesterday! - Nashville folk rock artist, son of country music legend Bobby Bare. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine The Roadside Graves - Junk on The Highway - If Shacking Up Is All You Want To Do (2010) - 3rd album - Very well received album. - Remind me a good deal of Lucero and their bar room style of rock/southern rock. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Pepper Rabbit - Older Brother - Shakes EP (2010) - One of two debut EPs - About as catchy of an indie pop song as you can find. MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Sufjan Stevens - I Walked - The Age of Adz (2010) - Forthcoming full length. - He has previously mentioned that he’s lost faith in the idea of the album b/c of pre-release leaks of music stealing the thunder and significance of setting a release date for an album. - BUY TIX NOW for his just announced tour as well. - Less of a popular/radio friendly album and more of Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine

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