Artist: Abbe May Album: Design Desire Release Date: July 8, 2011 Homeland: Perth, Australia Featured Tracks: “Mammalian Locomotion” (Remixed by Tame Impala) “Taurus Chorus” I’m having a love affair with Australian music scene of late and have been particularly obsessed with Perth-based blues rock goddess Abbe May. I’ve been anxiously awaiting her solo debut for…oh, […]
Artist: Abbe May Album: Forthcoming Release Date: May 2011 Homeland: Australia (Perth) Track: “Mammalian Locomotion“ (original) “Mammalian Locomotion (Kevin Parker & Cam Avery of Tame Impala) Remix” God this Aussie effing rocks. I’m head over heels in love with her rock and roll swagger and have been highly anticipating her forthcoming LP, entitled with the same name, […]
Artist: Abbe May Album: Forthcoming Release Date: May 2011 Homeland: Australia (Perth) Track: “Mammalian Locomotion“ (original) “Mammalian Locomotion (Kevin Parker & Cam Avery of Tame Impala) Remix” Dang. The Australian invasion continues. This week it’s Abbe May – a gritty, bluesy, rock n roll throw down. “Mammalian Locomotion” is a track off her forthcoming LP due […]
My latest obsession, Abbe May, released the B-Side to her single “Mammalian Locomotion” called “Disney on Acid.” Her new album is due out later this spring. I’m gonna go dig out my rollerskates now.
As much fun as year end ‘Best Of’ lists are, I find the new artists releases starting in January even more exciting. For me, wrap up lists are more about catching what you’ve missed. But from now until SXSW in March there is always a building crescendo of album releases and buzz. It’s a busy […]
December is always a time of reflection and nostalgia for me; some of it sweet, some not so much. But revisiting my favorite music of the year always falls on the sweeter side of the spectrum and inevitably puts a smile on my face as I trace back all the music that moved me through […]
Artist: The Handsome FamilyAlbum: Honey MoonFile Under: Alt -CountryFeatured Tracks: “When You Whispered” Recent reviews of The Handsome Family’s 9th release, Honey Moon, seem to suggest this record is a refreshing collection of uplifting love songs. Having enjoyed the dark tones of the previous 8 wrist-slitters, I was worried. I put Honey Moon on for the […]