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The Soft Pack announce new album ‘Strapped’.

*The Soft Pack* are back with Strapped, which will be released 1st October 2012 on Mexican Summer. It’s an adventurous album that finds the Los Angeles-based foursome breaking with expectations and exploring the possibilities of how they can push their sound. In making it, the group took to…

Windsurf – Weird Energy

San Francisco’s Windsurf is comprised of Dan Judd (“The Sorcerer”) and Sam Grawe (Hatchback)), and helped to define the sound of West Coast balearica with their stellar 2008 album Coastlines. A few months after the album’s release, a gorgeous new Windsurf track called “Weird Energy” appeared on YouTube accompanied by what may be the raddest [...]

Hear Animal Collective Do “Honeycomb” Live On KEXP

Animal Collective recently laid down a live set at New York’s The Cutting Room Studios for Seattle’s KEXP radio station, and during that performance they played their recent single “Honeycomb” (a song that will not be included o…

What I Did on My Summer Vacation

Image via Carl C @ All American Patriots Two bleeding-heart, pinko-commie liberals walk into a gun range in South Philadelphia.  It’s not the start of a bad joke lifted from the NRA website.  No, it’s how my summer vacation began in Philadelphia. How this particular hippie-pacifist ended up at the Philadelphia Archery and Gun Club [...]