I previously mentioned Blue-Eyed Son, the exciting news is that fellow Eenie Meenie Record labelmate Goldenboy recently appeared in Colorado. You can watch the music clip here.
The other exciting news is that Blue-Eyed Son will be playing Japan this August. See tour poster and dates below:
Aug 28 - Tokyo, JP @ Yagi Nu Kiku?
Aug 29 - Yokohama, JP @ BB Street
Sep 01 - Hayama, JP @ Days 386
Sept 13 - Venice, CA @ Witzend
Sept 20 - Santa Barbara, CA @ The Brewhouse
Sept 21 - Ojai, CA @ Deer Lodge
Sept 28 - San Francisco @ Make-Out Room
Yellowgold, aka Jason Howell of TWiT, album Ever One has been recorded and mixed. He recently launched his kickstarter to get it professionally mastered and released and, in a blink of an eye, the project is funded by the massive TWiT army.
If the project hits $9k, Ever One will be upgraded to a 2-disc CD set (it's currently over $7k).
I will upgrade the physical CD to a 2 disc set that includes both Ever One and The Mellower--and will include a signed copy in all backer rewards $20 and above!
Stretch Goal #2 - $7,000 UNLOCKED
"The Mellower" will be professionally mastered and provide to all backers th as digital copy!
Stretch Goal #1 - $5,000 UNLOCKED!!
Unreleased 3 song EP called "Three For You" will be mastered and provide as a backer exclusive digital download!.
Austin's Mother Falcon just revealed their new music video, "Blue and Gold" (watch it on YouTube), showcasing the band's musical diversity and layered instrumentation. The band explain the idea behind the song, "‘Blue and Gold’ is about the constant shift in the power dynamic of a romantic relationship, where the abuser becomes the abused and vice versa." (which the video portrays this relationship with colors and ballet dancers). The single is taken from their album You Knew, which came out earlier in May 2013.
Mother Falcon is currently on tour:
8/9: San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar
8/13: Los Angeles, CA @ Largo at the Coronet
8/16: San Francisco, CA @ Hotel Utah Saloon
8/17: Davis, CA @ Sophia's Thai Kitchen
8/19: Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios
8/20: Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile Cafe
Fool's Gold is the sixth studio album from Las Vegas singer/rapper Big B. The album came out July 9th on Suburban Noize Records and features appearances from Dirty Heads, Slightly Stoopid, and others.
Big B had this to say about the new record, "I put a lot of heart and soul into this record and the last few years have been pretty hard on me for various reasons. This record was my way of getting it all out and turning it all into a positive thing. I just wanted to make good songs that people can have a good time listening to. "
Big B is currently on tour as part of the Cabin By the Sea tour with Dirty Heads and The Expendables. See dates below:
08/06 - Dallas, TX - HOB
08/07 - Houston, TX - HOB
08/09 - Shreveport, LA - Strange Brew
08/10 - New Orleans, LA - HOB
08/11 - Nashville, TN - Exit/In
08/13 - Indianapolis, IN - Deluxe
08/14 - Knoxville, TN - NV Nightclub
08/16 - Phila, PA - Theatre of Living Arts
08/17 - Boston, MA - Paradise Rock Club
08/20 - New York, NY - Gramercy Theatre
08/21 - Baltimore, MD - Soundstage
08/23 - Detroit, MI - Shelter at St. Andrew's Hall
08/24 - Chicago, IL - Bottom Lounge
08/25 - Minneapolis, MN - Studio B
08/27 - Denver, CO - Marquis Theater
Montreal's October Gold is an acoustic folk couple, consisting of singer/songwriter Kit Soden and violinist Aliza Thibodeau. Their sophomore album, Bridge of the Sun, came out last month (July 16th).
October Gold is currently on tour in support of the new album:
08.05 • Peer Recovery Art Project (Modesto, CA)
08.08 • Adobe Bar @ The Taos Inn (Taos, NM)
08.14 • Bangor Public Library (Bangor, ME)
08.15 • Nocturnem Draft Haus (Bangor, ME)
08.17 • House Concert (Wells, ME)
Orange Gold Red is a new project form long lost cousins Andrew Gregory and Kate Copeland. These songs were all written by Gregory, so it would seem that they're stories about his personal experiences and ideas. It's still a work-in-progress, as expect a full-length album sometime in the year.
In the meantime, you can download "Ink" and "Figure Eights" at etmusiquepourtous.com.
Too lazy to link out? Hear "Ink" below: