Love this “Bands With Pans” feature on Brooklyn Magazine - they cook with Heliotropes! Check it out.
Check out Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas on All Music, and spin the Demons EP!
The year end lists keep rolling in. Magnet Magazine named Okkervil River’s The Silver Gymnasium the best album of 2013!
"Auto" by Spirit Vine is Radio K’s Track of the Day! Keep spinning Ascender out now on Manimal!
Pure Bathing Culture, Speedy Ortiz, Blood Orange, Danny Brown all made Stereogum’s Top 50 Albums of 2013 list!
Have a listen to The Dismemberment Plan’s Daytrotter session! The band played a few tracks from Uncanney Valley plus old favorite “The City”
Distiller faves Danny Brown, Pure Bathing Culture, Still Corners, and Toro Y Moi all made it on Gorilla vs Bear best of 2013 list!
Loved seeing the Blow on All Songs Considered year-end best-of list!
Red Fang’s Whales and Leeches was SPIN’s album of the week! You can listen to a stream of the whole record and read a track by track analysis from the band.
Keep spinning Whales and Leeches!
Download the Parson Red Heads “State Lines” on Magnet Magazine! Orb Weaver is out now on Fiesta Red - spin it!
Hear Milagres’ new “fuzzy prog-funk enigma,” “The Letterbomb!” SPIN premiered the song, the first track from the band’s forthcoming Violent Light!
Check out Take Berlin in Music News Nashville, and spin their Lionize EP!
Get your Kraak & Smaak fix in this extensive review by WGRE - keep spinning Chrome Waves!
In case you missed Star Anna on World Cafe Next, take a gander and keep spinning Go To Hell.
WXRT’s “Local Anesthetic” show this week featured Paper Arrows and the new single from Secret Colours! Drop by the Local Anesthetic site to hear the whole playlist, and keep spinning Good News for Love!
Paper Arrows will be performing a release show for the album at Schubas in January!
Pitchfork (in conjunction with La Blogotheque) just released two videos of Omar Souleyman’s performance at the Pitchfork Music Festival Paris. See him perform “Mijwiz” and “Ali Kodino.”
The official video for Intended Immigration’s “Red Hot” premiered! Give it a watch and keep spinning La Demoiselle du Fonque!
KCRW published its DJs’ Top 10 albums of 2013. Lots of Distiller favorites appeared on the lists including: Blood Orange, Jon Hopkins, Legend Remixed, Midlake, Omar Souleyman, Okkervil River, Treetop Flyers, and Yasmine Hamdan!
Jon Hopkins will be performing live on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic today at 11:15 am PST (2:15 pm EST). Make sure to tune in and give the session a listen!
Check out WGRE’s take on Diane Coffee, and keep spinning My Friend Fish (Western Vinyl)!
The Can’t Tells’ “Insincere” was Radio K’s Track of the Day on Thanksgiving. The song is still available as a free download, so check it out!
Listen to WRIF’s interview with Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, and keep spinning their Demons EP!
The Dismemberment Plan performed an NPR Tiny Desk Concert! Watch the band play three songs from Uncanney Valley in, as you might expect, a very small office.
WFUV published its top songs of 2013! The staff picked lots of Distiller favorites, including: Charles Bradley, Deer Tick, John Grant, Jon Hopkins, J. Roddy Walston & The Business, Junip, Okkervil River, Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside, and William Onyeabor! Take a look at each staff member’s list at WFUV.
Juana Molina’s “Eras” is today’s Track of the Day at Radio K! Drop by the station’s site to watch the music video for the song and get a free download!