Chris Staples video + tour16 Apr 2015

Watch the new Chris Staples video for Dark Side Of The Moon on NPR Music now! And catch him on tour with Mimicking Birds and Alyeska this May.

Watch the new Chris Staples video for Dark Side Of The Moon on NPR Music now! And catch him on tour with Mimicking Birds and Alyeska this May.

 

Barsuk welcomes Small Feet10 Apr 2015

Barsuk is proud to announce the signing of Swedish artist, Small Feet. The band will release their debut album in North America this summer. More details to come.

Barsuk is proud to announce the signing of Swedish artist, Small Feet. The band will release their debut album in North America this summer. More details to come.

 

Hibou joins Barsuk06 Apr 2015

We're excited to welcome Seattle, WA band Hibou to the Barsuk family! They'll be on tour on the west coast this week. More information about their debut LP coming soon! The official video for their song "Above Us" is available on YouTube.

We're excited to welcome Seattle, WA band Hibou to the Barsuk family! They'll be on tour on the west coast this week. More information about their debut LP coming soon! The official video for their song "Above Us" is available on YouTube.

 

Trails and Ways album due June 2, US tour announced02 Apr 2015

Barsuk is pleased to announce that Pathology, the debut full-length record from Oakland, CA's Trails and Ways, will be released on June 2nd. A US tour in support of the album begins June 5th at The Independent in San Francisco, CA. In celebration of this announcement IndieShuffle has premiered the first track from Pathology, album standout "Skeletons".…  ·read more·

Barsuk is pleased to announce that Pathology, the debut full-length record from Oakland, CA's Trails and Ways, will be released on June 2nd. A US tour in support of the album begins June 5th at The Independent in San Francisco, CA. In celebration of this announcement IndieShuffle has premiered the first track from Pathology, album standout "Skeletons". ·read less·

Trails and Ways on Barsuk27 Feb 2015

We are excited to welcome Oakland, CA band Trails and Ways to the Barsuk family! Debut LP coming this summer!

We are excited to welcome Oakland, CA band Trails and Ways to the Barsuk family! Debut LP coming this summer!

 

Mates of State announce new EP, full US tour01 Apr 2015

Mates of State have announced details of their new EP, You're Going To Make It, via Pitchfork. The new release will be available in North America on Barsuk …  ·read more·

Mates of State have announced details of their new EP, You're Going To Make It, via Pitchfork. The new release will be available in North America on Barsuk June 16th, and in Europe on Fierce Panda June 15th.

The band also announced new tour dates this June and July alongside previously announced dates in April. ·read less·

 

Menomena's "Friend And Foe" available on vinyl again!24 Mar 2015

We're stoked: our friends at Vinyl Me, Please, the vinyl-only subscription service, have chosen Menomena's Friend And Foe as their album for April 2015. Available only to Vinyl Me, Please subscribers, this special-edition pressing on 180-gram vinyl includes the amazing Grammy-nominated artwork by graphic novelist Craig Thompson, as well as an original 12" x 12" art print.

We're stoked: our friends at Vinyl Me, Please, the vinyl-only subscription service, have chosen Menomena's Friend And Foe as their album for April 2015. Available only to Vinyl Me, Please subscribers, this special-edition pressing on 180-gram vinyl includes the amazing Grammy-nominated artwork by graphic novelist Craig Thompson, as well as an original 12" x 12" art print.

recent videos

Dark Side Of The Moon (from American Soft)

Chris Staples

“Dark Side Of The Moon”
from American Soft

Hold Onto Something (from American Soft)

Chris Staples

“Hold Onto Something”
from American Soft

Laramie (from Lose)

Cymbals Eat Guitars

“Laramie”
from LOSE

on tour

David Bazanmore shows
6 May SPRING GREEN, WI

Cymbals Eat Guitarsmore shows
30 Apr ALBANY, NY

Death Cab for Cutiemore shows
25 Apr FRISCO, TX

Maps & Atlasesmore shows
29 May DES MOINES, IA

Mates of Statemore shows
9 May NEW HAVEN, CT

Phantogrammore shows
15 May GULF SHORE, AL

Ra Ra Riotmore shows
25 Apr NORMAN, OK

Chris Staplesmore shows
11 May SPOKANE, WA

Trails and Waysmore shows
5 Jun SAN FRANCISCO, CA

current releases

bark154: Trails and Ways / Pathology

Trails and Ways
Pathology

CD / LP   ·  OUT 02 JUN 2015

bark155: Mates of State / You're Going To Make It

Mates of State
You're Going To Make It

CD-EP   ·  OUT 16 JUN 2015

bark152: Death Cab for Cutie / Kintsugi

Death Cab for Cutie
Kintsugi

2XLP

bark149: Cymbals Eat Guitars / Why There Are Mountains

Cymbals Eat Guitars
Why There Are Mountains

LP

bark151: Nada Surf / B-Sides

Nada Surf
B-Sides

DIGITAL

bark147: Cymbals Eat Guitars / Lose

Cymbals Eat Guitars
LOSE

CD / LP / CASSETTE / DIGITAL

“Warning”

bark148: Chris Staples / American Soft

Chris Staples
American Soft

CD / LP / DIGITAL

“Dark Side Of The Moon”

bark145: Sunset Valley / Tropic Of Candycorn

Sunset Valley
Tropic Of Candycorn

DIGITAL