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Tag: 2008

Song Of The Day: Sonic Youth, “Silver Rocket”

Taken from the Matador Records release, Battery Park, NYC: July 4, 2008.

Song Of The Day: Luluc, “Black Umbrella”

Taken from the Sub Pop release, Dear Hamlyn.

Song Of The Day: Chicago Odense Ensemble, “Pretty Nice”

Taken from the El Paraiso release, Chicago Odense Ensemble.

Song Of The Day: Zomby, “Mercury’s Rainbow”

Taken from the Modern Love release, Mercury’s Rainbow.

Slim Cessna’s Auto Club: Cipher (SCACUNINCORPORATED)

Denver’s Slim Cessna’s Auto Club is a mystery wrapped in an enigmatic riddle, blending all sorts of American song into one heady, weird stew. Cipher was their 2008 release, and is a fine slice of oddness that can only be called Slim Cessna-ish.

Steve Ellis: Best Of Days (Angel Air)

This 2008 album by veteran British singer Steve Ellis finds him in fine voice, and shows him to still be a master vocalist.

3AM Eternal: The Polyphonic Spree, “Town Meeting Song” (2008)

Listen as the psychedelic choral pop band The Polyphonic Spree go on a nine-minute glam-rock free-for-all on a song from a beloved cult film.

3AM Eternal: Ateleia and Benjamin Curtis “Baghdad Batterie” (2008)

We are still quite saddened about the passing of our friend and uber-talented musician Benjamin Curtis. He was a man of many musical moods and talents–he made punk, psychedelic-rock, dreamy electronica and pop, and had a penchant for classic rock as well. This collaborative work was released in 2008 on Table Of The Elements as… Read More ›