Folk/Country outfit Blitzen Trapper has released the video for their song “Girl in a Coat,” a track from their latest album, American Goldwing. Both the song and video are ideal for someone with the summer blues, as melancholy lyrics and haunting acoustic guitar are set to a sad-looking old man having flashbacks to a time […]

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Captain Cuts takes the title for the second week in a row with their genius mash-up of the Beastie Boys and Beyonce’s “Girls.” We’re not surprised. Close runner-ups include Air France, Oh Land, Blitzen Trapper and Casio Kids. Get familiar with all of them after the jump. 5. DOWNLOAD: Casio Kids – “Det Haster!”

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Portland-based alt-folk quartet and ATG favorite Blitzen Trapper have just shared the second single off their new album American Goldwing on their soundcloud. “Love The Way You Walk Away” is achy-breaky-heartbreaking, and a bit country for my tastes, but still quite enjoyable nonetheless. My anticipation for the album grows by the minute after hearing what […]

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Blitzen Trapper is a band that, for one reason or another, I had never actually gotten around to listening to until I came across their 2008 album, Furr. The album, and the title track, grabbed and shook me instantly, as if the music were slapping me in the face for sleeping on the beautifully sweet […]

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