Posted in music | streams | tour dates on December 6, 2012

by Bill Pearis

Prince Rupert's Drops

Brooklyn's psych-pop group Prince Rupert's Drops dropped their debut album, Run Slow, a few weeks ago via Beyond Beyond is Beyond Records. It's a well-steeped cup of mushroom tea, brimming with ragged guitars, drone outs and enough melody to keep the straight interested. You can stream the whole thing below.

Prince Rupert's Drops have a couple local shows coming up. They'll play Mercury Lounge on December 29 with Alex Bleeker and the Freaks (tickets); and then again at Mercury Lounge on Jan 22 opening for Widowspeak at their record release party (tickets).

Album stream is below.

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Comments (5)

A girl flashing herself for the world to see!

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 2:00 PM

PRD rocks! Great band. Chick singer is adorable too.

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 4:57 PM

Yes, the "chick singer" is adorable. However, the band name can lick my sweaty balls.

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 5:30 PM

So happy they finally released an LP after 7 FUCKING YEARS!!

Posted by Anonymous | December 6, 2012 8:16 PM

this is the first authentically interesting brilliant band that I have heard in ages, and i mean ages. Combines captures the San Fran aesthetic and brilliance of other blues pop/freakout/prog bands of that lost era. Its a lost art, really. These guys have internalized what was great about those bands and make it their own.

Posted by ben | December 12, 2012 7:01 PM

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