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Rock'n'Roll from Bandcamp

Some albums and a couple of singles with accompanying b-sides for me to listen to tomorrow. I don't feel like typing tonight so if you're interested in any of the tunes, follow the appropriate link over to Bandcamp to find out more about it. Engage lazy blogging: COACHWHIPS - Hands On The Controls by GirlsvilleTHEE MARVIN GAYS - Sleepless Nights by THEE MARVIN GAYSHEX DISPENSERS - s/t by HEX DISPENSERSMonographic by The OscillationNew Dress (Debutante) b/w NY Swagger by The GotobedsFRANTIC 039 - Dragster 10" by DragsterShitKid [EP] by ShitKid

Clean Nice Quiet Podcast Episode #8

Mitey Head: “Jesus Got Paid” (1993) Neutral Fixation II: “Living In The Back” (2016) Eat My Fear: “Accountability” (2016) ROHT: “Ekki Snerta Mig” (2016) Neo Cons: “Brain Drain” (2013) Bastards: “Monticello” (1989) Purple: “Beach Buddy” (2014) Doctor Nod: “Trip Along” (2016) Pale Kids: “Sick (For A While)” (2016) Joseph Tonelli: “Dust and Snow” (2016) GAR GAR: “King Cake Baby (feat. C-Tizzle)” (2016) Thin Skin: “Sloppy (live)” (2015)

CNQ Podcast #7

A heavy dose of new Americana, plus some darkwave and psych, classic jazz and a dash of kbd punk. Monkberries: “My Little Baby Loves Her Rock And Roll” (2015)
Joseph Tonelli: “Wolf In Your Blood” (2016)
Ben Collier: “Everwannaleave” (2016)
Shivering Timbers: “Generations” (2012)
Vāmācāra: “Satanic Ritual Dungeon Found In Chuck-E Cheese” (2016)
Scrambled Limbs: “Bamboozled” (2016)
Clifford Brown and Max Roach: “Delilah” (1955)
Thin Skin: “Trump Is A Pig” (2015)

CNQ Podcast Episode #6

I forgot to post the latest episode of the CNQ Podcast when it went live last Thursday, so here it is, just in case you missed it. 30 minute episode, here's the tracklist:

Gil Mack and the Sandpipers (Vox), Jimmy Carroll and Orchestra: Ruff and Reddy (1959) Krankjoram: “They Treat Me Like I’m Still 16” (2015) Quod Massacre: “Quod Massacre” (1986) Seres: “masmasmasmasmasmasmasMASIVO” (2015) thin skin: “Mr. C” (2015) Gar Gar: “Meximelt666” (2016) Shivering Timbers: “Satan, Your Kingdom Must Come Down” (2012) Kuken: “Pretty Dull” (2015) Threat.Meet.Protocol.: “Forget Her” (2016) Wolf Luv: “Water World” (2016) Garry Miles (Buzz Cason): “Look For A Star” (1960)

35 Denton Festival: Sunday

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If you're still in town Sunday afternoon for 35 Denton, you might want to check out Drone Church, an afternoon showcase featuring different experimental electronic musicians, at Sprockets Bike Shop. Might be interesting. Meanwhile, here's the last of the Fest's bands that worth checking out: Male hip-hop from Denton: Poetry by AV The Great & Juicy The EmissaryFemale hip-hop from Dallas: Get Paid by Alsace CarcioneLA's Son of Stan is cool: Rock'n'Roll from Philly: III 7" by SHEER MAGRock'n'roll from Denton: Welcome to Hard Times by The DemigsGarage rock from Louisville, Kentucky: White Reaper Does It Again by WHITE REAPERRock en Español from California: Indie rock from New York: Here Comes Washer by WasherNervous Curtains are a post-punk band from Dallas and I've featured them on the blog before: Con by Nervous CurtainsPost-punk, also from New York: Before A Million Universes by Big UpsPost-punk from Cophenhagen: Subur…

35 Denton Festival 2016: Saturday

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Some bands and such you might want to check out on Saturday, if you're up there: Folk rock from Akron: Sing Sing by Shivering TimbersRock'n'roll from Denton: Tough Luck by Bad BeatsDANNY DIAMONDS by Danny DiamondsFun punk...from Monaco!?! s/t by KÜKENPost-punk from Houston: This is an old video/song and the sound is pretty low, but Cornhole should be cool to catch. Their album "Hornswoggled" is on Google Play Music so probably on Spotify too; worth checking out: From Monroe, Louisiana, one man band who, according to the bandcamp page, wears an alligator mask and plays with three inanimate objects. Here's a song he wrote about Slayer's Jeff Hanneman: GAR GAR by GAR GARShoegazey alt from Brooklyn: Lemonheart 7" by dead leaf echoPretty tune from Argentina: Al Otro Lado Del Río by Maximiliano CalvoSinger song-writer rocker from Denton: Amaranthine by Claire MoralesRelaxed indie pop from Denton: Grungey rock'n'roll from Beaumo…

35 Denton Festival 2016: Friday Evening

Denton 35 is focusing more on local music this year, with a lot of bands playing around the square (that's the downtown area to you and me) of that Texas college town this Friday-Sunday. Here's some bands you might check out Friday night. Pearl Earl plays fuzzy garage psych, they're from Denton: What Do You Know? by Pearl EarlTacocat from Seattle you know about already, assuming you're hep. They've got a new album due out in April, here's a couple of tracks from it: Lost Time by TacocatExperimental punk from Denton: desolation wilderness by *~~Odd indie-pop from Denton: WAC® Premium by William Austin ClayI'm excited to finally get to see Dallas' synth-punkers, seres, who sing in Spanish: seres by seresSinger-songwriter duo from Denton: The Monkberries by The MonkberriesAlt-Country from Denton: Problems In Japan by Skagg PhilipsMore Americana/singer-songwriter stuff, from Dallas: The Burden of Unshakeable Proof by Vanessa PetersRock duo from…

Clean Nice Quiet Episode #5

Track List for Episode #5:

The Traits: “Nobody Loves The Hulk” (1969) Jeff Joffrion: “Jesus Is A Soul Man” (1969) The Crusaders: “Put It Where You Want It” (1972) King Sunny Adé and His African Beats: “Maajo” (1983) The Nomadic Homes: “Suddenly Feasible” (2016) Bummers Eve: “I Want Your Drugs” (2016) Wildspeaker: “Abrupt Decay” (2015) Svordom: “Poltetaan Patria” (2015) Wondercat: “The We Kiss (Live at SeaWorld)” (2016) Threat.Meet.Protocol.: “The Garden” (2016) Fatty Cakes and the Puff Pastries: “Pizza GF” (2015) Total Abuse: “The New Man” (2016) Broken Prayer: “Colors” (2015) Uranium Club: “The COllector” (2015) Titan Blood: “Weird Territory” (2011) Mourn: “Marshall” (2015) Boys Age: “Lust for Loss of Life” (2016) Triathalon: “Swells” (2014) Internt Oppgjor: “(I am) Diagnosis” (2016) Dead Gakkahs: “Summer Never Comes Again” (2016) The Kitsches: “Fence Sitter” (2016) Blank Spell: “Larval” (2016) Crazy Spirit: “Parade” (2016) The Troggs: “Our Love Will Still Be There” (1966) Jerri Colter: “You Mean To Say” (…

File Under: Better Late Than Never

Here's a best-of-January collection of EPs and one full length from labels and bands I follow on Bandcamp. Sauna Youth's song Transmitters, off their 2015 album Distractions, was one of my favorite songs from last year. These two songs are off a new 7" you can purchase from Upset the Rhythm. The A-Side, The Bridge, is from Distractions but the B-side, Blurry Images, is new to me: The Bridge by Sauna YouthThis is neat, from Atlanta's Chunklet Industries, a four song 7" from various artists, "one of a small stack of random copies left over from the pressing," with only 5 left at this writing, per their Bandcamp page. The Black Lips, Baby Shakes, Gentlemen Jesse and His Men, and Coffin Bound. From 2009: Whirlyball Single #2 by Various ArtistsFrom Minneapolis, this is the first song off a new 5 song cassette put out by Lawn Chair Records: A.D. by Ripper21 song comp from Portland's Resurrection Records: Get Resurrected Vol. 4 - Winter 2016 Samp…