S. Carey performs Move, In The Dirt, and All We Grow. Check it out here: Daytrotter!
Listen to “End of the Line” by Hurray for the Riff Raff via Garden and Gun! Their new album Small Town Heroes comes out on ATO next year. Get pumped!
Rookie Mag premiered Pure Bathing Culture’s cover of “Wildest Moments.” Give the song a listen and then read the magazine’s interview with Sarah Vesprille!
NPR’s 100 favorite songs of 2013 includes: Ballaké Sissoko - “Maimouna,” The Blow - “Make It Up,” Danny Brown - “Dip,” Jaimeo Brown - “Power of God,” John Grant - “GMF,” and Omar Souleyman - “Warni Warni.”
Secretly Important reviewed Benjamin Verdoes’ forthcoming album, The Evil Eye. Give it a read and get ready for the record to come next year!
Watch Midlake perform “Antiphon” and “It’s Going Down” from their latest album on KDHX! Keep spinning
Watch Superhuman Happiness’ video for “Second Heart” on PopMatters!
Revolver queried Red Fang’s John Sherman about his favorite songs to hear while driving in a van. Check out the interview to read his responses!
The Line of Best Fit interviewed Foxygen’s drummer, Shaun Fleming, about his new project, Diane Coffee. Give it a read and keep spinning the record!
Check out The Dismemberment Plan’s VIP Donor Session with KEXP at The Triple Door, in Seattle WA! It’s airing today at 12 noon PST (that’s 3pm EST).
303 Magazine has a feature on The Soil and the Sun’s show at the Bohemian Biergarten in Boulder. Check it out to see why you should catch the band while they’re still on tour!
Among NPR’s favorites of the year are Blood Orange, Juana Molina, and William Onyeabor! Check out the full list and keep spinning these three amazing records.
We are delighted to see Cass McCombs on BuzzFeed’s Best of 2013 list!
Deer Tick donned their favorite ugly Christmas sweaters and jammed out for Team Coco with a cover of The Kinks’ “Father Christmas!” Give it a listen!
Bitch Magazine’s latest roundup in new feminist tunes includes both Take Berlin and Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas - SPIN ‘EM!
The Wild Honey Pie has some great pictures from The Soil and the Sun’s set at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn. Take a look and keep an eye out for the band while they’re on tour!
Sasha Frere-Jones shared his favorite records of 2013, including: Danny Brown's Old (Fool’s Gold), Juana Molina's Wed 21 (Crammed Discs), and Jon Hopkins' Immunity (Domino). Check out the full list on The New Yorker!
Words + pictures on Local Spins from Charles Bradley’s show at Pyramid Scheme last night - check ‘em out!
KEXP featured a new song from Secret Colours’ forthcoming EP, Positive Distraction Part 1! Give “It Can’t Be Simple” a listen!
Have you caught the Soil and the Sun on tour? KSSU did! More dates here - don’t miss ‘em.
CMJ featured Danny Brown on the cover of this week’s issue! Old hit #1 on the CMJ Hip-Hop chart. If you haven’t heard the record yet, give it a listen!
Stereogum featured Red Fang’s “Blood Like Cream,” saying “the thing just stomps from the first drum hit, but when it shifts into the brain-frying bridge two-thirds of the way through, it takes flight and soars.” Give the song a listen and keep spinning Whales and Leeches
Even more Distiller favorites are being featured in year end lists. This time it’s Jonny Fritz and Deer Tick on American Songwriter’s Top 50 Albums of 2013!
Paste published its list of the 50 Best Songs of 2013! There were a few appearances from some Distiller favorites, including: “Daddy Was a Real Good Dancer” by The Dismemberment Plan, “No Below” from Speedy Ortiz, and Okkervil River’s “Down Down the Deep River!”
Catch the Harmed Brothers in CMT Edge, and keep spinning Better Days!
Read Radio UTD’s review of My Friend Fish, the debut record from Diane Coffee!