In 1994, in the immediate aftermath of the Nirvana-driven grunge signing boom, Warner Bros. paid $20 million for 49% of the Seattle label Sub Pop, an arrangement that still stands today. The person who brokered the deal was Dana Giacchetto, a star investment adviser who became as famous for throwing crazy parties with Leonardo DiCaprio [...]
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It’s Britpop Week here at Stereogum, and to help us celebrate, R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck has shared a story about his old band sabotaging the poor blokes of the Verve. Buck sat down with Portland’s Willamette Week for a rare interview, and among other things, reminisced about the time he and his R.E.M. cohorts did [...]
“Bodylifting” is the latest single to be taken from Spring Offensive’s acclaimed debut album Young Animal Hearts. it will be released digitally on May 12th along with a One Bit remix, which you can stream below.
Bodylifting (One Bit remix) ϟ buy
I checked One Bit’s Soundcloud page & found these 2 superb originals of his.
Not About You ϟ download
Daydream ϟ download
DMV artist Nooch, who happens to be the son of area legend Boobe, shares a new Wale assisted leak off his upcoming mixtape, Sophomore Slump. The project is due out next month and will serve as a follow up to 2013′s Rookie Season. Listen below. Previously: Slutty Boyz ft. Wale & Rich Homie Quan – Dinner
The latest fuzzed-out, effortlessly catchy guitar band to join the Exploding In Sound roster is LOST BOY ?, a Brooklyn combo that opened for Titus Andronicus on tour last year. Wasted, the EP they’re releasing next month, is primarily a solo effort by frontman Davey Jones (previously of Baked) with some assistance from his Baked [...]