The Le Sigh releasing a new zine/comp ft. Girlpool & others, celebrating in NYC w/ Jawbreaker Reunion, Free Cake, more
Girlpool at BV-CMJ 2014 (more by Amanda Hatfield)
It's been just over a year since The Le Sigh put out the first edition of their zine and accompanying compilation tape, and the blog's second release is coming on December 21. The blog and zine highlight women in music and art, and the second issue of their zine is themed around "The Occult." It features unpublished work from artists Faye Orlove, Phoebe Harris, Caitlin Hazell, Ilenia Madelaire, Beth Heinly, Hana Haley, Samantha Conlon, Alana Questell, Leah Rials and Lindsay Bottos.
Girlpool, Slutever, All Dogs, Parasol, Fleabite, Jawbreaker Reunion, Free Cake for Every Creature, Littler, Gurr, Alice, Boy Spit, Marge, Florist, Cyberbully Mom Club, Cynthia Ann Schemmer, Couples Counseling, Harmony Tividad, Adult Mom, Zone Out, Manors and SALES have all contributed tunes to the accompanying tape, you can check out Girlpool's track "Alone At The Show" below.
The Le Sigh is throwing a release party for the tape in NYC at The Silent Barn on Sunday (12/21) with performances from Jawbreaker Reunion, Free Cake for Every Creature, Manors and Adult Mom. You can pick up the zine/tape combo for $20 and the tape will be available on its own for $8 at the show. $8 at the door gets you in.
Though they won't be at the release show, Girlpool did just re-release their debut EP on Wichita and are playing a few dates around California in the coming months. Those dates are listed, with their contribution to the tape and the Silent Barn show flyer, below...
Girlpool - 2014/2015 Tour Dates
12/22 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Echo *
1/2 - Los Angeles, CA @ The Smell
1/3 - Anaheim, CA @ Chain Reaction ^
* = Free residency at The Echo
^ = w/ Pity Sex, Whirr