DOWNLOAD: Blessed Feathers - "Winter Sister" (MP3)
Wisconsin folk duo Blessed Feathers released their debut EP, Ocean of Weeds, earlier this month, and you can stream the entire thing below. The EP was produced by Kevin McMahon (Titus Andronicus, Real Estate) and also features Thor Harris of Swans. You can also grab a free MP3 of one of its tracks, "Winter Sister," at the top of this post, and check out the video for another, "Holyoke/Springfield," below.
The band just landed in NYC for CMJ, and you'll have a number of chances to see them, including the free BrooklynVegan day party on Friday (10/19), where they'll play an opening set in the back room at noon.
In addition to that, they'll play the SESAC showcase at Cake Shop tonight (10/17); the Popular/MCT day party at Bowery Electric on Thursday (10/18) with GHXST, Savoir Adore, Ambassadors, Santah, and Royal Canoe; the Fred Perry Artist Lounge at Stratosphere Sound Recording Studios on Thursday with The Luyas, Poor Moon, Foxygen, Ape School, So So Glos, Slug Guts, and Bleeding Rainbow; the Planetary Group day party at Pianos on Friday (10/19) with The Orwells, The Intelligence, San Cisco, Turbo Fruits, Rah Rah, Twerps, The Trouble with Templeton, Tim Chaisson, Skipping Girl Vinegar, Elephant Stone, and Ditka; and the Bowery Presents day party at Pianos on Saturday (10/20).
A list of all Blessed Feathers dates, a flyer for their CMJ shows, EP stream, and video are below...
Blessed Feathers - "Holyoke/Springfield" Official Video
Blessed Feathers - Ocean of Weeds
Blessed Feathers - "Winter Sister"
Blessed Feathers -- 2012 Tour Dates
10/17/2012 - Manhattan, NY - The Cake Shop SESAC Official Showcase
10/18/2012 - New York, NY - The Bowery Electric Popular / CMT Management CMJ Party
10/18/2012 - New York, NY - Stratosphere Recording Studio The Fred Perry / Insound Vinyl CMJ Party
10/19/2012 - New York, NY - Public Assembly The Brooklyn Vegan CMJ Party
10/19/2012 - New York, NY - Pianos The Planetary Group CMJ Party
10/20/2012 - New York, NY - Pianos The Bowery Presents CMJ Party
10/25/2012 - Milwaukee, WI - Club Garibaldi's with Sea Wolf and Hey Marseille