Posts Tagged: npr

Freeloader Friday: Black Moth Super Rainbow, Flock of Dimes, Benjamin Gibbard, Bloc Party, Matthew E. White, Levek, Pretty & Nice and Naytronix


Welcome back to Friday, dear Freeloaders! We’ve got a juicy one for you this week… It’s so juicy, it’s “cobra” juicy… You know, so you’ve got enough to take you through Columbus Day this Monday. (If you’re like some of us over here and this day off is a newsflash, I hope it’s a good one… Read more »

FREELOADER FRIDAY: Nada Surf, Surfer Blood, Gringo Star, Races, Jedi Mind Tricks, El Rego, A Classic Education, Mathieu Santos


It’s a halloween Friday here at The Orchard with costumes, pumpkin carving, candy, and most importantly music! Just in time we are bringing back FREELOADER FRIDAY where we lay out all the music that Orchard artists have rolled out over the previous week. And we have a lot. Check out tracks from Nada Surf, Surfer… Read more »

NPR Features Forthcoming Menomena Release “Mines” on Exclusive First Listen


Stereogum Premieres the Track “TAOS” for Free Download “With Mines, this Portland trio continues what they started on their epic debut I Am The Fun Blame Monster! and builds upon their ingenious third album, Friend and Foe. Magical.” – Filter Menomena, the acclaimed Portland, OR art-rock trio, will release their fourth full-length record, Mines, July… Read more »

Re-Joyce for Diversity


Inspiration can come from just about anywhere, and in the case of Brit producer James Nichols, that “anywhere” happened to be a bookstore. Chamber Music is a collection of poems by Irish poet James Joyce, inspiring to the point of a media-crossing piece of work in Nichols’ eyes. He has put all 36 verses of… Read more »