Wand – “Walkie Talkie” [Video]
Mar25

Wand – “Walkie Talkie” [Video]

Wand’s upcoming fifth full-length, Laughing Matter, is out April 19th via Drag City Records. The record is said to be an evolution in the life of a band who’ve grown ecstatically since their debut. For a sample of these new reaches in the Wand-iverse, look no further than “Walkie Talkie”, the new single and latest video from Laughing Matter! Lookin’ like it might’ve beamed in directly from sideways...

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Big Eyes: Streets Of The Lost (Metallic Silver | 200 Copies)
Mar25

Big Eyes: Streets Of The Lost (Metallic Silver | 200 Copies)

Big Eyes return on April 5th with their new album Streets of the Lost via Greenway Records. Like most Greenway Records releases you can find a limited vinyl variant. For Streets of the Lost the first pressing is on Metalllic Silver which is limited to 200 copies. You can pre-order a copy of Big Eyes new one at Greenway HERE. Please follow and like...

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FEELS: Post Earth [Album Review]
Mar21

FEELS: Post Earth [Album Review]

FEELS Post Earth Wichita Recordings [2019] Who: LA’s FEELS return as Post Earth is the bands sophomore record. Sound: Post punk that can rock out like Sleater-Kinney, grunge like L7 and hum a tune that blend in with the Breeders. TFN Final Take: Coming off their excellent Ty Segall produced debut, FEELS could really approach their sophomore record however they wanted. Natural progression is how I would describe Post Earth as FEELS...

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Stephen Malkmus: Groove Denied [Album Review]
Mar19

Stephen Malkmus: Groove Denied [Album Review]

Stephen Malkmus Groove Denied Matador Records [2019] Who: Frontman for Pavement and The Jicks confidently releases another solo project. Sound: With a backbone of synth and beats, Malkmus offers up something different that walks a closer line to Beck but the album still shows flashes of Pavement as well. TFN Final Take: I will tell you that I was very concerned going into Groove Denied. This is Stephen Malkmus’ first solo album...

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Good Shade: Way Out [Album Review]
Mar15

Good Shade: Way Out [Album Review]

Good Shade Way Out Dirtnap Records [2019] Who: Way Out is the 4th studio full length by Columbus, Ohio’s Good Shade. Sound: Good Shade is a pop/punk band that has a raw sound that is much like the style of Jeff Rosenstock and Rozwell Kid or throwback to The Figgs. TFN Final Take: Good Shade is propelled by Shane Natalie who composes and records all instruments and vocals on Way Out but recruits an array of Columbus musicians who...

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