Can’t decide what to get your Grizzly Bear fan for the holidays? Buck up! This season send him the gift of the 2012 LP Shields. He already has that, you say? Well of course, any Grizz fan wouldn’t consider his collection complete without it, but all’s not lost. The band has been kind enough to […]

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Team Me are already getting into the holiday spirit with “Sixteen Steps,” a track off their new EP, Female Lead. The release features five new tracks, including some that were made during the recording process for their Norwegian Grammy-winning debut LP, To The Treetops. “Sixteen Steps” is a cozy number led by a finger-picked acoustic […]

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As I’ve previously documented, My Morning Jacket can light a stage on fire with wailing vocals, screaming guitars and earth-shattering bass. That may sound like hyperbole, and it is, but trust that its not far off. While this is certainly what they are known for, they are equally exceptional at employing subtle melodies and Yim Yames’s […]

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It’s been a tradition as old as the blog itself; the Cannabliss Mixtape. There’s been some clamoring for a 6th installment this year, but given the wealth of mixtapes we’ve put out recently, we chose to pass on creating a playlist to celebrate the day. Instead, we have re-upped each of the five previous ones, […]

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Beach House gave us Teen Dream last year (an album I listed as my 6th favorite of 2010), but it turns out the band wasn’t done doling out their unique brand of of unconventional dream pop. The Baltimore-based duo released “I Do Not Care For the Winter Sun” as a “holiday” song on their website […]

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