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Anthology Recordings Preps Albums

Kids nationwide may be enamored of the recent wave of new psych bands–the spacious drone of Sunn 0))), the noodling, mathy sounds of Battles, and the ethereal pop of Grizzly Bear–but Anthology Recordings, a digital reissue label consistently offering praiseworthy releases, is here to ensure a refreshing dose of psych-ancestry will also reach the ears of the youth. Here are a few forthcoming gems from the label’s digital-reissue vault.

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  • 04/12/2007

The Week In Tours

XLR8R presents its weekly roundup of artist tours worth leaving the comfort of your apartments to see. Here’s a look at what’s coming your way, post-tax season.

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  • 04/12/2007

Video: Tracey Thorn “It’s All True”

Out of Everything But the Girl’s shadow, songstress Tracey Thorn has risen to craft an electro-pop gem, with music vet Ewan Pearson at the production helm. We ain’t lyin'. Like EBTG records, Out of the Woods mirrors the downtempo pop that Thorn and husband/producer Ben Watt became infamous for, but Pearson’s minimalist production makes this solo debut a long-player that works just as well on the dancefloor as it does on adult contemporary radio (in a good way).

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  • 04/11/2007

It's All True

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  • 04/11/2007

Claw Money Book Tour

New York-based graffiti artist Claw Money is set to visit major U.S. cities in support of her recently released book, Bombshell: The Life and Crimes of Claw Money.

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  • 04/11/2007

Boom Bip Preps New Album

Fresh from his work with Busdriver on the recently released Roadkillovercoat (Epitaph), Boom Bip is back with his first solo endeavor since 2005’s Blue Eyed in the Red Room.

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  • 04/11/2007

Pon Di Wire

England’s Auralux Recordings has released a new album of Scientist and Prince Jammy dub cuts. Dub Landing Volume 2 features 10 previously unreleased vintage selections that bubble and splash with roots rhythms, and are liberally treated with spring reverb and space echoes.

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  • 04/11/2007

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