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 Plumb on Memphis Industries. "(I Keep Thinking About) a New Thing" is that release's closing track.

Guided by Voices: "Doughnut for a Superman" MP3 Stream

Guided by Voices are releasing two singles for their reunion LP, Let's Go Eat the Factory. We already posted "The Unsinkable Fats Domino." Today, the band premiered "Doughnut for a Snowman" via OneThirtyBPM. It will be released as a 7-inch on November 28 via Fire, backed by four non-album B-sides. And Matador is issuing the "The Unsinkable Fats Domino" 7-inch on November 22. If that wasn't enough, "Chocolate Boy" will also see a single release through GBV Inc. on January 17. Let's Go Eat the Factory drops January 1 on Fire internationally and GBV Inc. in North America.

Cass McCombs: Humor Risk Full-Album Stream

Mysterious indie-folk songwriter Cass McCombs released WIT'S END in 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.

Oneohtrix Point Never

“Sleep Dealer” Video

Oct 31, 2011

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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

“Halloween” MP3/Video

Oct 31, 2011

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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 classicAccording 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

Back in 2008, Iron & Wine submitted The Shepherd's Dog's "Flightless Bird, American Mouth" for use in the first Twilight movie's soundtrack.

Check out a new "Wedding Version" video for the former single, which will appear on the Breaking Dawn: Part I soundtrackVH1 posted the black-and-white performance vid. Watch it, below:

Det Vackra Livet

“Juni Ber├Ąttar” MP3

Oct 28, 2011

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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.

Black Box Revelation

“High on a Wire” Video

Oct 28, 2011

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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.