Our main list of the year’s best albums doesn’t just appear out of thin air. It’s tallied from ballots by a group of writers, each of whom list their top 15 in order, with their favorite getting 15 points, their next pick getting 14, and so on. Below are the individual ballots, plus some personal co
We know you know Mac DeMarco, but do you know his mom Agnes DeMarco? She's going to be the official MC of the Laneway Festival in Australia and New Zealand next year (Mac and Perfect Pussy are playing!). FasterLouder tell us the 12 things we need to know about her and it's pretty fun.
Craft Spells' cover for Nausea is on Redefine Magazine's list for the Best Album Covers of 2014! Of the cover, Justin Vallesteros says, "I wanted the perfect image that depicted the clash of my reality and images from my dreams." Mission accomplished.
Juan Wauters album N.A.P. North American Poetry is #9 on The Huffington Post's list of the 15 Most Underrated Albums of 2014! They say the album's "charisma carries every note even when Wauters is just playing an unaccompanied acoustic guitar." If you haven't heard NAP yet, go give it a listen.
A few requirements went into defining "underrated." The artist couldn't have more than 150,000 Facebook likes, no song on the album could have 1 million or more plays on Spotify, the album couldn't have received a "Best New Music"...
We're having a remix contest for Craft Spells! Go to http://www.craftspells.com/ to enter the contest and you'll have a chance to win a limited edition signed prize pack as well as tickets to shows on the band's upcoming tour.
Attn: NYC. WIDOWSPEAK are playing a special, intimate show at Glasslands Gallery this Saturday, December 20th with Quilt! Both bands have played many great shows at this venue over the years and we're all so sad to say goodbye to Glasslands. Don't miss this one! Purchase a ticket online here: http://ticketf.ly/1vwQZR1