Katie Crutchfield’s Waxahatchee has just set free to soar “Fire”, her lyrical and pensive latest single. She’s also announced the release of Saint Cloud, her next album. Out through Merge on March 27th, you can pre-order coke-bottle-clear-vinyl, black-vinyl and CD versions of it both from them or from her Bandcamp page right now.
Loops of melody and feeling build like waves, grow and amplify, their journey together both tense and triumphant. “Fear of Heights” is the exquisite, poetic and brand-new single from Baltimore’s Wye Oak. Just released by Merge Records, you can buy the digital version of it from the band’s Bandcamp page now.
Far Enough is the name of the new album from Melbourne’s Cable Ties, and from it they’ve just loosed the pointed, kinetic “Sandcastles”. The album is released on March 27th by the mighty Merge Records. You can pre-order amber-and-black-swirl-vinyl, black-vinyl, CD and digital editions of it from them now, and it’s available from the band’s Bandcamp page, too.
A storm that breaks bringing light as clouds disperse, “Good Scare” is the wryly-complex, poetic and brand-new single from Mackenzie Scott’s TORRES. The track appears on her just-announced new LP Silver Tongue. Out from January 31st on Merge Records, you can pre-order half-silver-half-green-vinyl, black-vinyl, CD and digital editions of it from her Bandcamp page now.
This Friday, May 31st, Glasgow’s Sacred Paws release their Run Around The Sun LP, from which you can hear the deeply-rhythmic, effortlessly-energetic “Almost It” above. In the U.K. the album is out through Rock Action, and you can order it from their webstore. In North American it’s out care of Merge Records, and you can order translucent-green-vinyl, CD and digital editions of it from them here.