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You Are All Perceivers

The Mandelbrots
GREEN ROCK SONGS

The Mandelbrots are named after an obscure mathematical theory, and their sound is equally complex.

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S/T

Dallas Alice
BIG DUST

Country rockers Dallas Alice proclaim they are guys who will “steal your girl, spill your drink, beat you at pool, and you’ll still wind up buying them a beer.”

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Wholeness of the Soul

Evergreen
NOISE POLLUTION

Scrappy, funky, punky Evergreen find their earliest material redone with bonus live tracks on this compendium.

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Strict Joy

The Swell Season
ANTI

Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, also known as The Swell Season, took the world by storm a couple years back with their debut release, the Oscar-winning soundtrack to the film “Once.&r

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Or Granfaloon

Karass
SELF-RELEASED

Karass’ sprawling debut is an exercise in frank, point-counterpoint philosophy.

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American Exhaust

The Glasspack
RIVERROCK

With song titles like “Shut up and Ride,” you immediately know what you are in for with these Louisville speedsters.

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Rose City

Viva Voce
Barsuk

Sometimes you don’t need to reinvent the wheel.

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EP

Foor
LOUISVILLE LIP

Music writers are certainly the least unbiased of us. When I first picked up this EP and saw the goofy artwork, I got real worried that my mellow would be quickly harshed.

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Workers

Workers
Bleeding Death Music

Workers (nee Your Black Star) are a power trio in every possible sense: complex, loud and bold on their self-titled follow-up to last year’s Beasts EP.

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Préliminaires

Iggy Pop
Astralwerks

Feel free to argue over who invented punk rock. Iggy Pop certainly was the first major figure to live and breathe the punk lifestyle.