Benjamin Gibbard to perform at famed Davies Symphony Hall . . . ·27 Mar 2017·
Death Cab for Cutie's Benjamin Gibbard has unveiled plans for a special show at San Francisco's famed Davies Symphony Hall on June 8. Joining Gibbard on this one-of-a-kind evening will be Thao of The Get Down Stay Down. This marks the first time the veteran musician will play the legendary venue, where fans can expect to enjoy Gibbard's solo work as well as classic Death Cab for Cutie and Postal Service songs. Tickets are on sale now here.
Charly Bliss release "Percolator" video . . . ·16 Mar 2017·
NYC's Charly Bliss have released a video for "Percolator," the latest from their anticipated debut album, Guppy. The FADER, who premiered the video, are calling it "sweet and goofy" and saying "Charly Bliss are like real-life superheroes, out here embracing their feelings like it's the most punk rock thing ever." Guppy is available for pre-order now and due out April 21st.
The band has also shared Spring tour dates that includes a stop at SXSW and shows with Operators, Upset, Yucky Duster and See Through Dresses. All dates available here.
Charly Bliss on Barsuk . . . ·07 Feb 2017·
Barsuk is excited to announce a new member of the Barsuk family: NYC's Charly Bliss is responsible for having crafted some of the finest guitar-crunched power pop this side of an old Weezer record with a blue cover. The ten tracks that make up Guppy, the band's sparking full-length debut, show them embracing all of their strengths a combination of ripping guitars and irrepressible pop hooks, all delivered with the hyper-enthusiasm of a middle school cafeteria food fight. Pre-order bundles available now in the Barsuk shop.
Ra Ra Riot "Need Your Light: Remix EP" Out Today . . . ·03 Mar 2017·
It's hard to believe it's already been a year since Ra Ra Riot released their acclaimed album Need Your Light, featuring the indie hits "Water" and "Absolutely". On the album's anniversary, the band pronounced 2017 the #YearOfAbsolutely and began releasing a series of four remixes, which have now been assembled to form the Need Your Light: Remix EP, out today and available digitally everywhere.
Also, the band is excited to announce a 10th anniversary show at Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 22nd. In celebration of the event, the band will play their self-titled debut EP Ra Ra Riot, released July 10, 2007, from start to finish for the first and only time. All ticket holders will receive a limited edition remastered CD of the original EP and some special merchandise items will be for sale and only available at this show. Tickets for the show are available here.
RIP Say Hi 2002-2017 . . . ·06 Feb 2017·
Say Hi says "Goodbye", but leaves us with the sweetest of gifts: a chance to own the first four Say Hi to Your Mom records on vinyl. Details here.
David Bazan announces new album . . . ·06 Feb 2017·
David Bazan has recorded his 4th full-length, Care, which he'll be self-releasing March 7th. The album was produced, recorded, and mixed by Bazan with Richard Swift. Pre-order direct from Undertow.
Barsuk Releases "SAD!" Compilation for the ACLU . . . ·20 Jan 2017·
Today Barsuk Records released "SAD! (A Barsuk Compilation for the ACLU)," a collection of previously unreleased tracks by Barsuk artists covering other Barsuk artists. Available only on Bandcamp, 100% of the proceeds will go to the American Civil Liberties Union, which works in the nation's courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve individual working rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and the laws of the United States.
"After the election, our staff felt compelled to speak out in defense of the civil liberties of all Americans," says Grant McCallum of Barsuk Records. "Helping support the crucial work of the ACLU by releasing these new tracks felt like one way we could make a statement and help, and the artists involved were all excited to donate their work."
To download the album, visit this page.
David Bazan ·more shows·
1 Apr GRAND RAPIDS, MI
Charly Bliss ·more shows·
29 Mar KINGSTON, CANADA
Cymbals Eat Guitars ·more shows·
9 May RICHMOND, VA
Death Cab for Cutie ·more shows·
5 May BIRMINGHAM, AL
Benjamin Gibbard ·more shows·
8 Jun SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Laura Gibson ·more shows·
8 Apr IOWA CITY, IA
Nada Surf ·more shows·
5 Jul TORRE DEL MAR, SPAIN
Phantogram ·more shows·
30 Mar BUCHAREST, ROMANIA
Chris Staples ·more shows·
29 Mar PORTLAND, OR
Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter ·more shows·
26 May SEATTLE, WA
CD / LP / CASSETTE · OUT 21 APR 2017
“Liar Behind The Sun”
CD / DIGITAL
“Out Of The Dark”
CD / DIGITAL
CD / LP / DIGITAL / CASSETTE
“Trouble With Boys”