Thursday, February 28, 2013

thursday wake up call

Gorgeous Song ... probably one of the best songs I've heard this year! — "Old Skin" by Ólafur Arnalds, featuring vocals by Arnór Dan and orchestral arrangements by Nico Muhly (video directed by Magnús Leifsson.)

"Old Skin" is from the upcoming album, For Now I Am Winter, out on April 2nd through Mercury Classics.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

wednesday wake up call

New lyric video for "The Torture Doctor" by Alkaline Trio.

"The Torture Doctor" is from the band upcoming record, My Shame Is True, out on April 2 via Epitaph.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Monday, February 25, 2013

monday wake up call

New Jake Bugg video for the song "Seen It All".

"Seen It All" is off of Jake Bugg's brilliant S/T debut and one of my favourite records from 2012.

Saturday, February 23, 2013

saturday wake up call

Avigdor Zahner-Isenberg (Avi Buffalo) performing an acoustic rendition of "How Come" for 20JEANS sessions in Elysian Park in Los Angeles.

Friday, February 22, 2013

friday wake up call

Loving and playing "The Place" by Inc. on repeat at the moment!

"The Place" is taken from No World, out now on 4AD.

Thursday, February 21, 2013

thursday wake up call

Trippy and colourful stop-motion video for "When That Head Splits" by Esben and the Witch.

"When That Head Splits" is off of Wash The Sins Not Only The Face, out now on Matador Records.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

wednesday wake up call

The new Bat for Lashes video for "Lillies", directed by Peter Sluszka, is full of monsters and stop-motion goodies.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

tuesday wake up call

Wonderful combination of animation and live footage video directed by Alden Volney for Villagers' "The Bell"!

"The Bell" is off of the incredible new Villagers record, {Awayland}, out now on Domino.

Monday, February 18, 2013

monday wake up call

Watch this disastrous infomercial in the awesome new Pissed Jeans video for "Bathroom Laughter".

"Bathroom Laughter" is off of Honeys, out new via Sub Pop.

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Saturday, February 16, 2013

saturday wake up call

"True North" by Bad Religion ...great song, great video!

"True North" is from Bad Religion's latest record, True North, out now via Epitaph Records.

Friday, February 15, 2013

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

wednesday wake up call

I have been waiting for this! — The Thermals have released a lyric video for the song, "Born to Kill", from the band's upcoming Saddle Creek debut, Desperate Ground, out on April 16th.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Monday, February 11, 2013

monday wake up call

Everyone's a superhero in "What You Want" by Boys Noize (directed by Sebastien Loghman & Patrick Jean.)

Sunday, February 10, 2013

sunday wake up call

Wicked video! — a bunch of kids being badasses and lip-synching to Kvelertak's "Bruane Brenn"!

Saturday, February 09, 2013

saturday wake up call

Watch "Today's Cross" by Frightened Rabbit, the b-side off The Woodpile 7-inch single.

Be sure to check out the band's latest recrod, Pedestrian Verse.

Friday, February 08, 2013

friday wake up call

Liars' Angus Andrew tries to dunk a basketball in the band's new video for "WIXIW".

Thursday, February 07, 2013

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Monday, February 04, 2013

monday wake up call

The new/debut Pure Love (Frank Carter and Jim Carroll) album, Anthems, is finally out today!

"Bury My Bones"

"Riot Song"

"Beach Of Diamonds"

Stream the entire album over at Noisey.

Sunday, February 03, 2013

sunday wake up call

Here's a classic... "Fireman" by Jawbreaker, from Dear You, one of my favourite albums of all time!

Saturday, February 02, 2013

saturday wake up call

Great second single, "Water", taken from Jamaican Queens' debut album Wormfood, out on March 5th.