Friday, July 8, 2016

Courtney Barnett With New Video For 'Elevator Operator'

The Australian indie pop sensation Courtney Barnett has just shared a new video for her song Elevator Operator, from her solid 2015 release Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit. This song was one of my favorite singles from 2015 and the video is a ton of fun. The All Songs Considered blog post outlines some of the cool cameos found in it.

Friday, June 10, 2016

Best of IRP May 2016

One of my favorite times of year is when there is a new edition of The Indie Rock Playlist. The usually massive collection of MP3s is an amazing set of sounds. The May 2016 edition features 96 songs, spanning over 5 hours of music. I finally finished it up and I picked 15 of my favorite tunes. Here they are, with their May 2016 IRP track number:

06 - Anteros - Breakfast
07 - Radiohead - Burn The Witch
09 - The Dandy Warhols - Catcher In The Rye
11 - Holy Fuck - Chimes Broken
12 - Bear Hands - Chin Ups
31 - Wild Belle - Giving Up On You
39 - The Wet Secrets - I Can Swing A Hammer
49 - Odd Beholder - Landscape Escape
50 - A Call at Nausicaa - Lapin
56 - Plants and Animals - No Worries Gonna Find Us
68 - Strangejuice - Setting Fire To Caravans
72 - Kongos - Take It From Me
78 - PJ Harvey - The Orange Monkey
89 - We Are Scientists - We Need a Word
95 - Goodnight Cody - Wonderful Dream

I've create a mix for it on Mixcloud, but I'll embed it here too. You can find my Mixcloud page here:

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