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Bill’s Indie Basement (2/1): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

This week: The Specials are back with their first album to feature Terry Hall in nearly 40 years; crucial reissues from The Cardigans, Sparks, and The Fall; plus UK psych-vets The Telescopes; and the sparkling, sophisticated pop of Le SuperHomard.

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Bill’s Indie Basement (1/18): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

This week: Steve Gunn's great new LP, plus two Australian bands that feature members of Twerps, plus Flat Worms and a new wide-ranging Manchester compilation.

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Bill’s Indie Basement (9/7): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

This week: another Fall reissue, Luna's Dean Wareham teams with Cheval Sombre for an album of "western dreampop," JEFF the Brotherhood entirely reinvent themselves on their new LP, plus new singles from Swiss duo Klaus Johann Grobe and L.A. punks Flat Worms.

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Bill’s Indie Basement (8/31): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

This week: more Fall reissues; Jarvis Cocker-approved teenagers Honey Has; Montreal chanteuse Munya; Irish power-poppers Music City; synthpop duo Landline; and a reissue of Rose McDowall's Sorrow LP.

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Stephen Malkmus talks The Fall & more in new interview, expands Jicks tour

Upcoming dates include a LA show with Courtney Barnett and a just-announced NYC show in 2019.

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Bill’s Indie Basement (6/29): the week in classic indie, college rock, and more

This week: great indiepop label Slumberland Records is doing a singles club for its 30th anniversary; an essential Fall compilation is getting its first-ever U.S. vinyl release; plus The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Kelley Stoltz, and Warm Drag (Oh Sees / K-holes).

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PJ Harvey made a new playlist called “Death Singing” (listen)

It features Patti Smith, Aldous Harding, The Fall, Jimi Hendrix, Weyes Blood, Howlin' Wolf, David Byrne, David Bowie, and more.

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Parquet Courts’ A. Savage shares cover of The Fall’s “Frightened”

It's a pretty straight up cover of the opening song from The Fall's debut album, but he does it with passion and it makes for a nice tribute to Mark E Smith who died just a few weeks ago.

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brawl breaks out at Mark E Smith’s wake: “Total disrespect, he’d have loved it.”

“The wake, however, didn’t last half an hour before bottles were thrown and drinks poured over people. Total disrespect, he’d have loved it.” - Fall guitarist Ben Pritchard.

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Jonny Greenwood on Mark E. Smith: “the voice of my teenage years”

"When I think of myself, my bedroom, it’s Mark E. Smith, talking, ranting through something, completely."

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