Taken from the forthcoming Drag City release, Introducing The Crimsmen.
Taken from the Mercury Rev release, Istanbul 2011 Deserter’s Songs.
Taken from the forthcoming Xander Harris release, Termination Dust.
Taken from the Tompkins Square release, The Sky Is An Empty Eye.
Teen pop sensation Bobby Darin was a creative risk taker. Conventional wisdom would state that him teaming up with elder songwriter Johnny Mercer and the Billy May orchestra for an album of turn of the century standards was a recipe for disaster for the early rock and roll star. But the gamble paid off, resulting in one of his finest records of his sadly too-short career.
Taken from the collection, Music From S-Town.
Welsh progressive rockers Blonde On Blonde overcame the loss of their frontman and visionary, releasing two promising but ultimately commercially unsuccessful albums.
Bobby Bare/Skeeter Davis/Liz Anderson/Norma Jean: Tunes For Two/The Game Of Triangles/Your Husband, My Wife (Morello)
This two-disc set compiles two albums of duets and one album of trio recordings pairing Bobby Bare with Skeeter Davis, Norma Jean, and Liz Anderson, and contains some fine performances from the first decade of Bare’s long, storied career.
Taken from the HHBTM Records release, Wyatt At The Coyote Palace.
Taken from the Omnivore Recordings release, A World Of My Own.