Archive for May, 2009

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

+ Download DRM digitgal music via eMusic’s 25 free MP3 no risk trial offer ——————————————————————————————————————————

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

July 21st sees the release of Magnolia Electric Co.‘s fifth LP, Josephine, an album that marks Jason Molina’s sixteenth full-length with the Secretly Canadian label.   In a word, prolific.  Whether recording under his own name, Songs: Ohia, or Magnolia Electric Co., Molina consistently delivers, and Josephine proves to be no exception.  A skilled tradesman, Molina […]

Saturday, May 30th, 2009

(Leading up to the June 2nd release of the first volume of Neil Young’s long awaited Archives project, AD is posting a series Neil related posts.) Those keeping track the past couple of weeks will note this is the second cover I’ve featured culled from Neil Young’s 1992 Harvest Moon album (noticing a trend here?).  […]

Friday, May 29th, 2009

Our weekly two hour show on SIRIUS/XM, channel 26 (SIRIUS), and channel 43 (XM), can now be heard twice, every Friday – Noon EST with an encore broadcast at Midnight EST. Below is this week’s playlist. SIRIUS 96: Wilco – Misunderstood ++ Wilco – Via Chicago ++ Wilco – I Am Trying To Break Your […]

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

It’s a good time to be a Bad Seed.  In addition to releasing the critically-acclaimed Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!, Nick Cave has, in the past year, toured relentlessly to rabid crowds, written the score to John Hillcoat’s adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s The Road, curated the Australian edition of All Tomorrow’s Parties, and worked on the eventual […]

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

In 2009 it’s anyone’s guess which album will “break” an artist. It could be a placement in a viral iPod Nano commercial, a segment during the Olympics, soundtrack placement, or in some rarer cases a consistent output of solid material. The latter is the case with the March release of Neko Case’s latest LP, Middle […]

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

Just ran across this piece on NPR’s website reporting that the heavily anticipated Danger Mouse/Sparklehorse produced Dark Night Of The Soul compilation may not see an official release due to entanglements with EMI.  Not the first time Danger Mouse has had to deal with the label (see the 2004 Grey Album situation). Dark Night of […]