Vance Gilbert

EXCLUSIVE FIRST LISTEN: Vance Gilbert, “Flyby”

January 20, 2020 • Exclusive First Listens

We are happy to share with you an exclusive first listen from Good Good Man, the forthcoming album by veteran Philadelphia singer/songwriter Vance Gilbert.

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Modern English: Mesh & Lace/After The Snow (Blixa Sounds)


British New Wave band Modern English will forever be remembered for their sole hit, the superb “I Melt With You.” But there was more to the band than that hit, and the reissue of the band’s first two albums highlight a band much better than the “one-hit wonder” tag might lead you to believe.

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Destroy Your Safe And Happy Lives: No More A Workhorse


Drummer Jack Carneal may not be a household name, but he’s a fantastic writer, and has documented his life as a touring musician in a delightful and hilarious new memoir. We’re proud to bring you an exclusive excerpt that tells of the young Palace band’s stint touring as a Lollapalooza second stage act. Enjoy!

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Acid For The Children (Grand Central Publishing)


Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has lived a remarkable and insane life, one that seemed certain to derail before hit even truly began. In the first of his memoirs, he gives a powerful, painful, poignant and occasionally funny overview of his life before the birth of his well-loved band.