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mp3 :: Darlings > Floor Boy

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Brooklyn’s own fuzz-poppers Darlings have a new full length LP, Perfect Trip. The album was recorded in The Headroom (in Philadelphia) and mastered at Death by Audio. This right here is track number seven.

Listen.

Downloadable: Floor Boy (mp3)

You can pay-what-you-want for Perfect Trip @ darlings.bandcamp.com (until next Tuesday). You can pick up a copy on vinyl at the next Darlings show.

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BONUS: Yeah I Know (mp3)

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q and also a :: Radical Dads

Friday, July 1st, 2011

Robbie, Lindsay, and Chris of Radical Dads sent us these answers to our questions in this next installment of the q and also a series.

q: What is the last song you (really) heard?

r: Turn Around (mp3) by Lunch.

l: Birds of Paradise Lost (mp3) by Conversion Party. Not only did I hear them play it live the other weekend at Cake Shop‘s 6th birthday party, my manfriend insists on scatting the bass line, so I continually hear his “interpretation” of it. That said, I still love the song.

c: My Purple Past the last song on side one of Deerhoof’s Offend Maggie. It was a wake-up call. I realized I truly have been living a purple life, and something needs to change.

Streamable: My Purple Past (youtube) by Deerhoof

q: What is your favorite beverage?

r: Vietnamese iced coffee.

l: I have a longstanding affinity for the classic Pimm’s Cup, especially as made by Ryan Seaton, who plays in Callers and tends a splendid bar at Roman’s. And with summer approaching, I imagine I’ll be consuming many gallons of the grapefruit-mint margarita from Taco Chulo, which is like a Greyhound (the non-dog kind) on spring break in Tulum. In the non-alcoholic realm, I really enjoy an unfiltered ginger beer.

c: Water served in a mug. I don’t like to see what’s floating around.

q: What is your favorite band to see live?

r: Architecture in Helsinki.

l: When I need some rock in my life, I reach for Little Gold. When I’m in an experimental post-psych drone-loop mood, it’s Blood Revenge all the way.

c: Les Savy Fav.

Downloadables:
Do The Whirlwind (mp3) by Architecture in Helsinki
Mike Swan V1 (mp3) by Little Gold
Revenge III (mp3) by Blood Revenge
Precision Auto (Superchunk Cover) (mp3) by Les Savy Fav

q: What is your favorite venue (in NYC, if applicable)?

r: Diamond Mouth Surprise.

l: Cake Shop! They have the most charming graffiti in their bathrooms.

c: Alice Tully Hall. Best acoustics, hands down.

q: What piece(s) of culture are you really really excited about right now?

r: Anything happening at Desert Island in Williamsburg.

l: I’m going to double co-sign Robbie’s answers: Diamond Mouth Surprise‘s awesome reading/music/film series! And Desert Island. Wish I could get stranded there.

c: The Pale King by David Foster Wallace and the new Krallice album.

Downloadable: Litany of Regrets (mp3) by Krallice

q: Anything we should know about your latest project (whatever that might be)?

r: Blueberries!

l: It can only be expressed by the following emoticon… radical!

c: I’m trying to find time to make a sandwich.

Downloadables:
New Age Dinosaur (mp3)
Recklessness (mp3)
Walking Wires (mp3)

Streamables:

Recklessness (youtube)

Alondra Rainbow Under Attack (Live @ Spike Hill) (youtube)

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And be sure to check out the rest of the q and also a series… here.

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