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LISTEN // Angel Olsen Shares New “May As Well” Via NPR Music, BYFFNW Deluxe Out 11/18

“When it came out in February, I told friends that the Angel Olsen album, Burn Your Fire For No Witness, was my favorite of the year so far. Now, here in late October, my love for that record has only grown deeper. The songs are sullen at times, on fire at others. All are memorable. It’s one of those perfect records. Now we have more to love from Angel Olsen.”

– Bob Boilen on “May As Well,” NPR Music’s All Songs Considered Blog

The deluxe edition of Angel Olsen‘s critically acclaimed album Burn Your Fire For No Witness is out November 18th on Jagjaguwar. You’ve already heard “All Right Now”, and now NPR Music shares “May As Well”, another new track from the deluxe edition. The digital only release is available

Listen above or here it on our YouTube / Soundcloud.

Pre-order the digital only deluxe via iTunes now.

[All dates / tix:]

Fri. Oct. 31 – Tallahassee, FL @ Club Downunder
Sat. Nov. 1 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jack Rabbits
Sun. Nov. 2 – Orlando, FL @ The Social
Tue. Nov. 4 – New Orleans, LA @ One Eyed Jacks
Wed. Nov. 5 – Houston, TX @ Fitzgerald’s Upstairs
Thu. Nov. 6 – McAllen, TX @ Cine El Rey
Sat. Nov. 8 – Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Nites @ The Parish – FREE WITH WRISTBAND
Sun. Nov. 9 – Austin, TX – Fun Fun Fun Fest
Tue. Nov. 11 – Memphis, TN @ Hi-Tone Cafe
Wed. Nov. 12 – Nashville, TN @ Mercy Lounge
Sat. Nov. 29 – Chicago, IL @ Thalia Hall w/ Lionlimb
Mon. Dec. 1 – San Francisco, CA @ Great American Music Hall w/ Kevin Morby
Tue. Dec. 2 – San Francisco, CA @ The Chapel – SOLO SHOW w/ Meg Baird
Wed. Dec. 3 – Los Angeles, CA @ Silent Movie Theatre (following AO-chosen screening of “Cleo from 5 to 7″) – SOLO SHOW
Thu. Dec. 4 – Los Angeles, CA @ El Rey Theatre w/ Kevin Morby
Sat. Dec. 6 – Brooklyn, NY @ Roulette – SOLO SHOW w/ Jaye Bartell
Mon. Dec. 8 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom w/ Lionlimb
Tue. Dec. 9 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom w/ Lionlimb

WATCH // Watch Volcano Choir’s Live “Comrade” Performance For Pitchfork’s City of Music, On Tour Now

We are excited to share a special Pitchfork City of Music session filmed at the band’s rehearsal space, Tannery Recording Studio, in Milwaukee, directed by Dan Huiting. Watch the video above or here on YouTube.

If you missed it last week, watch All Songs Considered / NPR Music‘s live recording of the band at DC’s 9:30 Club here.

Volcano Choir is in Minneapolis later this week at First Avenue and then Eau Claire before the band’s first ever tour dates in Europe. Also catch Volcano Choir on the West Coast with recently announced shows in January. Click read more below to see all dates and ticket links.

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra Featured On NPR’s All Songs Considered

Unknown Mortal Orchestra get some lovin’ from NPR Music’s All Songs Considered. Bob and Robin feature the new track “One At A Time” on the new episode.Listen to the podcast.

What do yah know? You can also stream UMO’s II in its entirety at NPR Music. Skip the poppycock and order the album from SC Distribution (available for immediate download).


Perhaps you’ve already seen Rado and Sam France on the cover of NYC’s Deli Magazine. They were featured in Issue #32 – the CMJ edition. You can read & download the magazine HERE. They didn’t make the cover just for kicks – Foxygen took CMJ by storm and never once looked back. Proof’s in the video; watch Foxy perform “Make It Known” below. If one thing is for sure, they definitely didn’t go unnoticed. From the music to their style to their unwieldy live performances, Foxygen made lists on lists. Luckily, it’s just beginning. What it is – we’re not completely sure, but that’s okay. Sit back and enjoy the weird ride with the rest of us >> start with a new round of tour dates (find below). Read the rest of this entry »

Dinosaur Jr. Featured on Ghettoblaster Cover #33, Perform Live In-Studio at 89.3 The Current

Here’s to stating the obvious >>> Dinosaur Jr. are on the most recent cover of Ghettoblaster. J Mascis, Lou Barlow and Murph are Keeping It Together for issue #33. Make sure to pick up your copy and frame it.

After playing at Minneapolis’s Cabooze last night, Dinosaur Jr. got over to 89.3 The Current for a live in-studio performance bright and early this morning. Playing songs from the new record, I Bet On Sky, they gave everyone a heavy serving of rock’n’roll for breakfast. Woke up too late to listen in real time? Stream the performance below!

JUST FOR FUN: Murph curated the All Songs Considered Drum Fill Friday quiz this week! Think you know your fills? Prove it. Take the quiz.

Boys Life by Small Black
No One Wants It To Happen To You by Small Black
Back At Belle's by Small Black
Words by Sharon Van Etten
Druganaut by Black Mountain
Black Mountain (Demo) by Black Mountain
Surrender by Briana Marela
I Don't Want to Let You Down by Sharon Van Etten
Just Like Blood by Sharon Van Etten
Multi-Love by Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Can't Keep Checking My Phone by Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Continental Shelf by Viet Cong
Silhouettes by Viet Cong

Boys Life by Small Black

Bunker Buster by Viet Cong

Can't Keep Checking My Phone by Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Ur Life One Night by Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Angel Olsen
San Francisco, CA - Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival

Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Austin, TX - Austin City Limits Festival

Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Boston, MA - Northeastern University - Centennial commons (Outdoor Quad)

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