Barsuk welcomes Babes29 Jun 2015

We're excited to welcome Los Angeles, California's Babes to the Barsuk family! Check out the video for "ATMO", from their self-titled EP.

We're excited to welcome Los Angeles, California's Babes to the Barsuk family! Check out the video for "ATMO", from their self-titled EP.

Trails And Ways premieres "Jacaranda" on KEXP18 Jun 2015

Today, Trails and Ways premiered the video for "Jacaranda", from their debut album Pathology, at KEXP. The video, which features a mysterious …  ·read more·

Today, Trails and Ways premiered the video for "Jacaranda", from their debut album Pathology, at KEXP. The video, which features a mysterious glowing orb and a young skater girl, can be seen here. ·read less·

New album from Say Hi18 Jun 2015

We're very pleased to announce that Bleeders Digest, the new record from Say Hi, will be released on September 18th. A US tour with Telekinesis starts October 1st at The Shakedown in Bellingham, WA. Bastion of independent music KEXP has a premiere of album standout "Creatures of the Night" that you can listen to here.…  ·read more·

We're very pleased to announce that Bleeders Digest, the new record from Say Hi, will be released on September 18th. A US tour with Telekinesis starts October 1st at The Shakedown in Bellingham, WA. Bastion of independent music KEXP has a premiere of album standout "Creatures of the Night" that you can listen to here. ·read less·

Video premiere from Small Feet17 Jun 2015

Small Feet are excited to unveil the video for "All And Everyone", the first single from their debut album From Far Enough Away Everything Sounds Like The Ocean out August …  ·read more·

Small Feet are excited to unveil the video for "All And Everyone", the first single from their debut album From Far Enough Away Everything Sounds Like The Ocean out August 7th. You can watch it here.

"Beautifully haunting music."KEXP

"Immediately contagious."Clash (UK)·read less·

Mates of State premieres video at Pitchfork16 Jun 2015

Today Mates of State debuted the video for "Staring Contest", the lead single off You're Going To Make It, at Pitchfork. You're Going To Make It is out today in North …  ·read more·

Today Mates of State debuted the video for "Staring Contest", the lead single off You're Going To Make It, at Pitchfork. You're Going To Make It is out today in North America on Barsuk, and yesterday in Europe on Fierce Panda Records. Watch the video here.

"Though their latest EP comes after twelve albums, two children, and many, many years since their first interaction, You're Going To Make It manages to feel as love-struck and starry eyed as ever." — NOISEY·read less·

Hibou premieres track on Stereogum01 Jun 2015

Hibou, the Seattle-based project of 21-year-old Peter Michel, has signed to Barsuk and we'll be releasing the band's self-titled …  ·read more·

Hibou, the Seattle-based project of 21-year-old Peter Michel, has signed to Barsuk and we'll be releasing the band's self-titled debut album on September 18. Today Stereogum premiered the album's lead track "Dissolve," saying "The track starts out as an especially warm and friendly spin on the C86 sound — all steady pulse, luminescent guitar, and mystical whispers — before exploding into a wonderfully florid prog-rock finish that feels like an entire woodland scene bursting into a celebratory dance routine, possibly with aliens present."

Listen here. ·read less·

Trails and Ways premieres "Skeletons" on Earmilk21 May 2015

Earmilk has premiered the video for "Skeletons" from the upcoming Trails and Ways release Pathology. The video features the dancing …  ·read more·

Earmilk has premiered the video for "Skeletons" from the upcoming Trails and Ways release Pathology. The video features the dancing of Arthur Cadre, finalist in the most recent France's Got Talent from France, whose contortionist-influenced style is a perfect match for the music. Dance along right here.

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. ·read less·

Mates of State debuts "Beautiful Kids" on Stereogum20 May 2015

Mates of State has debuted "Beautiful Kids", the second song off the upcoming release You're Going To Make It, at Stereogum. Pitchfork announced earlier …  ·read more·

Mates of State has debuted "Beautiful Kids", the second song off the upcoming release You're Going To Make It, at Stereogum. Pitchfork announced earlier this spring that You're Going To Make It will be available in North America on Barsuk Records June 16th and in Europe on Fierce Panda June 15th. The duo unveiled "Staring Contest", the first single off of You're Going To Make It, at a few weeks ago at NPR.

"'Staring Contest' practically bursts with the giddy excitement of new love." - NPR

"'Staring Contest' is about young love, the kind that surfaces in an instant and is probably extinguished three weeks later once it’s no longer worthy gossip material and everyone involved is over it." - Stereogum ·read less·

Small Feet premieres video14 May 2015

Small Feet is excited to premiere the video for "Rivers (Original)" at KEXP, who said the stunning video captured "the chilling mood of the …  ·read more·

Small Feet is excited to premiere the video for "Rivers (Original)" at KEXP, who said the stunning video captured "the chilling mood of the song brilliantly.. Small Feet's gentle guitar picking paired with ethereal sound textures that frame Stålhamre's slightly reverberating voice is countered by the stark, striking visuals of a man running in reverse, consumed by fire".

The Swedish band, who premiered the "Rivers (Original)" single with the excellent non-album b-side "One At The Helm" on Consequence of Sound last week, will release their debut album From Far Enough Away Everything Sounds Like The Ocean August 7th. ·read less·

Small Feet debuts two tracks30 Apr 2015

Small Feet has unveiled the cover art and tracklisting for their upcoming Barsuk debut, From Far Enough Away Everything Sounds Like The Ocean. In celebration, the band premiered …  ·read more·

Small Feet has unveiled the cover art and tracklisting for their upcoming Barsuk debut, From Far Enough Away Everything Sounds Like The Ocean. In celebration, the band premiered two tracks at Consequence of Sound: "Rivers (Original)" and "One At The Helm". The album is out August 7th. ·read less·

New track from Trails and Ways27 Apr 2015

Trails and Ways has premiered the second great single from their upcoming album Pathology, out June 2nd. From PopMatters, "'Say You Will' is a refreshingly funky jam that melds danceable grooves to ethereal vocal harmonies."

Pre-order the album here. Upcoming tour dates w/Waterstrider can be found here.…  ·read more·

Trails and Ways has premiered the second great single from their upcoming album Pathology, out June 2nd. From PopMatters, "'Say You Will' is a refreshingly funky jam that melds danceable grooves to ethereal vocal harmonies."

Pre-order the album here. Upcoming tour dates w/Waterstrider can be found here. ·read less·

First single from Mates of State release27 Apr 2015

NPR Music debuted "Staring Contest", the first single off of Mates of State's upcoming release You're Going To Make It.

"'Staring Contest' practically bursts with the giddy excitement of new love." — NPR

Catch the band on tour this spring and summer!…  ·read more·

NPR Music debuted "Staring Contest", the first single off of Mates of State's upcoming release You're Going To Make It.

"'Staring Contest' practically bursts with the giddy excitement of new love." — NPR

Catch the band on tour this spring and summer! ·read less·

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.