Primal Scream's classic album ’Screamadelica’ turns 30 in September, and to celebrate, the band have a number of reissues on the way, including a box set of 12” singles, a double vinyl picture disc set, and album of demos.
‘I'll Be Your Mirror: A Tribute to The Velvet Underground & Nico‘ was produced by the late Hal Wilner and also features Sharon Van Etten w/ Angel Olsen, St. Vincent & Thomas Bartlett, Fontaines DC, Thurston Moore & Bobby Gillespie, and more.
This week in Indie Basement: reviews of new albums from Bobby Gillespie & Jehnny Beth, Snapped Ankles, Guided by Voices alter-egos Cub Scout Bowling Pins, The Go! Team, A Certain Ratio, and Tashaki Miyaki.
Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie's ‘Tenement Kid,‘ and Echo & The Bunnymen guitarist Will Sergeant's ‘Bunnyman: Post-War Kid to Post-Punk Guitarist of Echo and the Bunnymen‘ will be out via Third Man this fall.
Inspired by duet records by Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood, Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell, and Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot, the album is a sweeping, orchestrated concept album about a married couple whose relationship is on the rocks.