Archive for the 'The Love Language' Category

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Lagniappe (la·gniappe) noun ˈlan-ˌyap,’ – 1. An extra or unexpected gift or benefit. 2. Something given or obtained as a gratuity or bonus. One of my favorite pop songwriters of the past decade, Stuart Mclamb’s The Love Language is set to return early 2013 with their third LP, once again via Merge Records. Here, on […]

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

The Love Language is, in a lot of ways, a band that seemed to emerge from nowhere. Having caught them opening for Megafaun and the Rosebuds in Chapel Hill in the spring of 2009, the next thing I knew they had an excellent debut album out and were signing to Merge Records with a sophomore […]

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

When a band comes rumbling out of nowhere with a sound that artfully evokes the past, it’s typical to wait for the eventual downfall the second time around. Conventional wisdom goes that you have a whole lifetime to write your first album and maybe a year for the second. The Love Language’s Libraries, however, is […]

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

The Love Language: “Heart To Tell” from their forthcoming Merge release, Libraries (July  13th). MP3: The Love Language :: Heart To Tell ——————— + Download The Love Language DRM free via eMusic’s 35 free MP3 no risk trial offer ____________________________________________________________________________________

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

I think our endorsement of Chapel Hill, NC’s The Love Language was made pretty clear in August with the inclusion of not one, but two of their tracks on our Weird Summer mixtape. If you require further endorsements, how about this: they just signed with Merge Records, and blew minds last month in New York […]