Tag: Drag City

Box Of Chocolates

Box Of Chocolates: Fearful Symmetry (Drag City)

Box Of Chocolates’ sole album Fearful Symmetry has all the depth and sophistication that can be had when pre-fame famous people got together for a stoned weekend and hit the record button.

Sean O'Hagan

Song Of The Day: Sean O’Hagan, “The Wild Are Welcome”

The Recoup Song Of The Day for Thursday, June 18th is “The Wild Are Welcome” by Sean O’Hagan, taken from the Drag City single release, “The Wild Are Welcome”

Bill Nace

Song Of The Day: Bill Nace, “Part 6”

The Recoup Song Of The Day for Tuesday, May 26th is “Part 6” by Bill Nace, taken from the Drag City release Both.

Edith Frost

Song Of The Day: Edith Frost, “Nothing Comes Around”

The Recoup Song Of The Day for Tuesday, May 5th is “Nothing Comes Around” by Edith Frost, taken from the Drag City EP Nothing Comes Around.

Six Organs Of Admittance

Song Of The Day: Six Organs Of Admittance, “The 101”

The Recoup Song Of The Day for Wednesday, February 26th is “The 101” by Six Organs Of Admittance, taken from the Drag City release, Companion Rises.

Pull Up A Chair For A Spoken Gem: A Conversation With Sean O’Hagan

We have a delightful conversation with Sean O’Hagan, the mastermind behind the lovely High Llamas and former member of noted Irish band Microdisney, where we discuss his gorgeous new solo album, Radum Calls, Radum Calls, his reunion with his former bandmate Cathal Coughlan, and what the future holds.

Song Of The Day: Sean O’Hagan, “Candy Clock”

Taken from the Drag City release, Radum Calls, Radum Calls.

Song Of The Day: Sean O’Hagan, “On A Lonely Day (Ding, Dong)”

Taken from the Drag City release, Radum Calls, Radum Calls.

Defeat Is Where Your Demons Lurk: The Conversation With David Berman That Sadly Never Happened

We were supposed to begin a conversation with the late David Berman this week, a little dalliance to keep him preoccupied whilst he fought the boredom of the road. Yet sadly, that never happened, as he passed away by his own hand last Wednesday. We reflect on him, his fantastic Purple Mountains project, and present you with questions we had intended to ask him, but sadly will never get to ask him.

Song Of The Day: Tim Presley’s White Fence, “I Love You”

Taken from the Drag City release, I Have To Feed Larry’s Hawk.