The Woolen Men prep new LP ‘Post’ (listen to “Amateur”)
Fat Wreck Chords bands list their top LPs of 2016 ++ other related news
Night Birds, Mean Jeans and Western Addiction (who also announced a new album) offer up best-of-2016 lists.
Portland trio Honey Bucket ready debut LP (stream “Devo Hat”), touring
Portland trio Honey Bucket formed in 2012, citing influences such as The Clean, Television Personalities, and The Fall. If you dig those artists you'll surely be into Honey Bucket's charmingly shambolic sound. Having been championed by neighbors The Woolen Men, they've released a cassette, 7" and a few digital EPs...
Treefort Music Fest: 2016 lineup & tickets
The 2016 Treefort Music Fest goes on March 23-27 in Boise, Idaho in venues all over the city. (It's kinda like Boise's SXSW.) This year's lineup includes Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Thee Oh Sees, Youth Lagoon, Aesop Rock, Chelsea Wolfe, White Denim, Oddisee, Hinds, French Horn Rebellion, Quilt, Alex G, Wax Idols, Built To Spill, La Luz, All Dogs, Porches, Oddisee (who plays a BV show in NYC on Tuesday)...