Tuesday, October 19, 2010

The Unknown & Unheard Show 200!!!

Stream & Download The U & U Show 200 Right Here, Right Now! (Download) Death Cab For Cutie – The New Year - Transatlanticism (2003) - Originally a side project of Ben Gibbard, but his first cassette release (You Can Play These Songs with Chords) was such a success he decided to expand the project. - Opening track on their 5th (of 6) studio album. - Take their name from the song of the same name by The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band, a brittish 60’s band. The song actually is featured in the Beatle’s film Magical Mystery Tour. - Prior to their 2004 signing with Atlantic records they were one of the best and most successful independent bands in the country. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Benoit Pioulard - A Coin on the Tongue - Lasted (2010) - 3rd full length - Electronic/shoegaze/folk singer/songwriter from Michigan - RIYL Matt Pond PA Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Marnie Stern – The Things You Notice – Marnie Stern (2010) - 3rd album - One of the most unique acts that I’m kicking myself for taking so long to discover. - A wild mix of the joyous unpredictability of Ponytail and the harder Yeah Yeah Yeahs tracks. MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Gayngs - Cry - Relayted (2010) - Debut from project featuring Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, members of Megafaun and Solid Gold - Mellow funky style of pop/soul Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine The War on Drugs – The History of Plastic – 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 Swans - Reeling in the Liars - My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The Sky (2010) - 12th album. First since 1996! - Influential post/punk band back with a slightly better production quality, but still an edge. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon Neil Young – Rumblin' – Le Noise (2010) - CD/DVD out September 28th - Think Crazy Horse not CSNY. - Reuniting with Buffalo Springfield as well. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Paul Cary - Come Take Me Away - Ghost of a Man (2010) - Dirty southern blues. - RIYL Black Keys and Seasick Steve - DOWNLOAD THIS ALBUM FOR FREE HERE! MySpace : HypeMachine Pancake Breakfast - Little Bird – Pancake Breakfast (2010) - Debut album. - Newest band that’s a struggle to google. I never realized how many pancake breakfast fundraisers existed! - Portland, OR band. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Guided By Voices – I am a Scientist – Bee Thousand (1994) - Started by schoolteacher Robert Pollard in 1985 - Over 40 musicians played with the band before 1990 - Vampire on Titus was their first widely distributed album and sparked a cult following. - Signed to matador records… same label as spoon - Released Bee Thousand and saw mainstream success. - Split up in 2005 but just reunited for a tour. Playing Bloomington’s Bluebird Oct 29! Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Alexander - Truth - (2010) - Solo project from the vocalist of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. - First single released. Sounds more like a demo it terms of production quality. Edward Sharpe Official Site : Edward Sharpe MySpace : HypeMachine Dr. Dog – Nobody Knows Who Your Are – Shame, Shame (Deluxe Reissue) (2010) - Forthcoming Deluxe reissue of 5th album - Super talented Philly band. Official Site : Myspace : Amazon : HypeMachine Eels – I Like Birds - Daisies of the Galaxy (2000) - 3rd album - just released a series of three over the last two years. Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine Iron & Wine and Calexico – 16, Maybe Less - In the Reins EP (2005) - Sam Beam: Singer/Songwriter from Florida - Graduated from Florida State Film School with a Masters and for a while was a professor of Cinematography at Miami International University. - Started recording in 2002 - 2002-2003: recorded mostly lo-fi acoustic music - 2004-Present: Higher quality recordings and incorporated more instruments and creativity. - All his music is great to hear on vinyl. - Just signed to a major label : ( Official Site : MySpace : Amazon : HypeMachine

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