Field Music: "(I Keep Thinking About) a New Thing" MP3 Stream
Sunderland art-rock quartet Field Music ended a "hiatus" with the double-album Measure. On February 14, 2012 (one day earlier for the U.K.), the group will follow-up that LP with Plumbon Memphis Industries. "(I Keep Thinking About) a New Thing" is that release's closing track.
Guided by Voices: "Doughnut for a Superman" MP3 Stream
Mysterious indie-folk songwriter Cass McCombs released WIT'S ENDin April, but his second LP of 2011, Humor Risk, is already streeting next Tuesday (November 7) via Domino. Check out the full-LP stream at Stereogum. We already posted debut single, “The Same Thing.” Humor Risk was produced by Ariel Rechstaid, who helmed the boards for WIT'S END and 2009 standout, Catacombs.
There's a new clip today for Oneohtrix Point Never's "Sleep Dealer." The hazy, entrancing tune is off OPN's upcoming Replica. U.K. producers Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland (aka Hype Williams) cobbled together some visuals for an excerpt of the song. Watch it on the left (via Dummy)
Replica streets November 8 via Daniel Lopatin's imprint, Software.
Glass Candy posted a new Italo-leaning tune over the holiday weekend. It's aptly titled "Halloween" and is the Portland band's creepy paean to John Carpenter's 1978 slasher classic. According to Glass Candy member Johnny Jewel's SoundCloud, the new cut is an early preview from their upcoming full-length,///BODY WORK///.
Download the mp3 above, and watch the Alberto Rossini-lensed clip, below:
Iron & Wine: "Flightless Bird, American Mouth" (Wedding Version) Video
Today, Det Vackra Livet (the Swedish language side-project of The Mary Onettes) sent over new track, “Juni Berättar”—a cut from their self-titled debut album. Happily, it’s another delicious slice of 1980s bliss. Check it out the international premiere above, or revisit the video for equally tasty cut “Viljan," here.
Belgian rock duo Black Box Revelation will release their debut LP, My Perception in early 2012. The full-length's Rolling Stones-esque debut single is "High on a Wire." Check out its music video, above. It covers BBR's tour through France. The band is also touring with Beady Eye at the end of November and into December. See U.S. tour dates at Facebook.