Wire: Pink Flag/Chairs Missing/154 (Special Edition Reissues) [Album Review]
May24

Wire: Pink Flag/Chairs Missing/154 (Special Edition Reissues) [Album Review]

Wire Pink Flag (Special Edition Reissue) Pinkflag [2018] Chairs Missing (Special Edition Reissue) Pinkflag [2018] 154 (Special Edition Reissue) Pinkflag [2018] Fire Note Says: Influential British punk band Wire is re-issuing their three earliest albums, including special editions that unearth b-sides, demos, rarities and previously unreleased recordings. Album Review: I think it was Brian Eno who once said that hardly anyone bought...

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Arctic Monkeys: Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino [Album Review]
May23

Arctic Monkeys: Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino [Album Review]

Arctic Monkeys Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino Domino Records [2018] Fire Note Says: Arctic Monkeys have flipped the switch. Album Review: When its been five years since your last (and biggest) record to date, fans will expect even greater things from you upon your return. That is exactly the feeling most had when it was announced that the Arctic Monkeys would return with album number six – Tranquility Base Hotel &...

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Stonefield – “Far From Earth” [Video]
May23

Stonefield – “Far From Earth” [Video]

Far From Earth is the third record from Australia’s Stonefield. The four Findlay sisters have been officially releasing since 2010, but have a catalogue they have been building way before that. For over a decade, the band has continued to grow as this video for the title track will show! You can find the new album via Flightless Records HERE. Please follow and like...

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Remember Sports: Slow Buzz [Album Review]
May22

Remember Sports: Slow Buzz [Album Review]

Remember Sports Slow Buzz Father/Daughter Records [2018] Who: Remember Sports is the new name for the band SPORTS. Slow Buzz is the group’s third LP and finds Carmen Perry (vocals, guitar), Jack Washburn (guitar), and Catherine Dwyer (bass) now relocated from Gambier, OH to Philadelphia, PA, while also adding a new drummer in Connor Perry. Sound: Slow Buzz is a good slice of indie rock in the vein of Speedy Ortiz, Superchunk,...

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Michael Rault – “I’ll Be There” [Video]
May22

Michael Rault – “I’ll Be There” [Video]

Michael Rault’s Wick Records debut – It’s a New Day Tonight – was just released May 18th. This is a track off the record and Michael will kick off his North American tour on May 22nd. See below for dates. MICHAEL RAULT TOUR DATES May 22 – Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern May 23 – Cleveland, OH – Beachland Tavern May 24 – Louisville, KY – Zanzabar May 25 – Nashville, TN...

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Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks: Sparkle Hard [Album Review]
May21

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks: Sparkle Hard [Album Review]

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks Sparkle Hard Matador Records [2018] Fire Note Says: Stephen Malkmus’ 7th album with The Jicks continues to explore diverse musical approaches from his own post-punk point of view, with the aid of producer Chris Funk, of the Decemberists. Album Review: If you include the 5 albums Stephen Malkmus made as the leader of the 90’s band, Pavement, he’s been steadily producing artful, noisy indie rock for...

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