Newest MP3: The Trophy Fire, Hey Dreamer
Newest video: The Heligoats, Drai Zich
The Trophy Fire's Directions for Daylight is now available at retail outlets, digital services, and of course through our online store! The band hit the road for the east coast in June, check the tours page for dates, and if you're in the bay area, don't miss their release show at Cafe du Nord on the 31st!
Some kind words from Music Underground for Directions for Daylight, which is due out next week; you can still pre-order and get the digital copy today!
In case you missed the premiere of "Hey Dreamer", the opening track off the upcoming album from The Trophy Fire, on Live 105 a couple weeks ago (which any of you not living in the bay area most certainly did) you can now stream it on MTV's Buzzworthy.
Missed the premiere of the new video from The Heligoats on IFC earlier this week? Fret not, pickle, you can still check it out here! It is the internet, it should be around for quite some time.
The Heligoats new record Back to the Ache is now available in stores nationwide, digital services, and shipping from our online store! The band is currently out on tour, check the tours page for up to date, um, dates (more are being added every week so keep checking back!)...
MTV's Hive is streaming the second single from Back To the Ache, the new album from The Heligoats! Listen here. The band hits the road today so check the tours page and go show them some love!
Congratulations to Piney Gir on winning the best synch award at this year's Music and Sound Awards! Check out the beautiful (and disturbing) usage from "Hit & Miss", along with all the runners up, here.
Southerly has released a new song in celebration of their twelfth anniversary! Stream it for free here.
NPR has premiered the first single off the new Heligoats album! Check out "Tofutti" here. The Heligoats head out on tour in early March!
The Heligoats' new album, Back To the Ache, is now available for pre-order in our online store! CDs ship at the end of the month, vinyl will be the end of April (release date is May). Check the tours page for freshly announced tour dates!
We've posted Sean Madigan Hoen's annual Halloween present to the Song-a-week blog. Go listen and download!
Our sincerest condolences go out to the family and friends of Blake Mackey and Joel Burrows, both unbelievably talented and prominent members of the Portland music community, who (unrelatedly) passed away this past weekend. They will both be sorely missed.
All parts for the vinyl pressing of The Heligoats' Goodness Gracious have finally arrived! We will be assembling and shipping out orders over the next couple weeks. All apologies for the delays, and we definitely appreciate the patience of all our faithful pre-orderers!
Piney Gir's US tour kicks off tonight in Boston at PA's Lounge! Dates on our tours page; come out and show some love, wontcha?
Alternative Press have posted a review of the new I Was Totally Destroying It album, Vexations! View it here and go show some love on the second leg of the band's US tour!
The Huffington Post have debuted the new I Was Totally Destroying It video! The video, for the song "My Internal Din", directed by Iron Curtain Media, can be viewed here. Look for IWTDI to be hitting your town within the next two months on their full US tour in support of Vexations.
I Was Totally Destroying It and Shipbuilding Co have new releases tomorrow! Check out tracks from both in our Song-A-Week blog and you can "pre" order both in our online store. But if you can't wait for the IWTDI goodness, check out AOL/Spinner, they're streaming the whole record! Check it.
Alternative Press have released an exclusive I Was Totally Destroying It track off their upcoming album, Vexations. Check it out here.
HUGE weekend--The Trophy Fire play the Live105 BFD festival on Saturday, and both Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun and I Was Totally Destroying It have monster home region shows tonight (Atlanta and Greensboro respectively)! IWTDI will also play Winston-Salem on Saturday, and The Heligoats have solo shows with Eef Barzelay (of Clem Snide) in New Hampshire on Sunday and Arlington, VA on Monday.
I Was Totally Destroying It are shooting a pair of videos for their upcoming album, Vexations! You can follow the process via Twitter and pre-order the album, due out on August 21st, in our online store.
Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun have released the video for We Were Wild (off their recent release, WILDFIRE), and it's pretty rad if we do say so ourselves! Check it out here.
I Was Totally Destroying It had a song featured on last night's series premiere of The L.A. Complex on the CW! If you missed the ep, you can see it here (scroll to about 4:45 to see the scene).
I Was Totally Destroying It's video for Control (off Preludes) has premiered on MTV.com! Check it out here.
Have you checked out the new I Was Totally Destroying It single? It's called "My Internal Din" and is off the forthcoming full-length, Vexations, and is available for FREE download at Alternative Press right now (and on iTunes next week)! Listen here.
New tour dates have been posted, including SXSW dates! Speaking of which, if you're going to be in Austin, come by the Side Bar on Friday afternoon and toast our 10th anniversary with 24+ bands and tons of goodies...
Did everyone enjoy their January? If you're like us your heating bills are probably eating you alive; let us help out by giving you 20% off in our online store. Tomorrow (Feb 1st) only; use coupon code FEB1ST at checkout and enjoy!
Live From Nowhere Near You vol II won the 2011 best compilation award at the Portland Music Awards! Congratulations to Kevin Moyer and all the artists and people who worked to get this monster into your hands...
The Trophy Fire was picked by bay area radio station Live 105 as one of the top 20 bay area bands of 2011! Check it out here.
Happy New Year!
I Was Totally Destroying It start their Southeast tour today! Check the tours page for dates.
The brand new video from The Trophy Fire, "Tired Eyes" from their new album Modern Hearts, premiered this morning on Live105! Check it out here.
Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun's WILDFIRE is now available in our online store and retail and digital outlets worldwide! The band is continuing to tour relentlessly, check the tours page for new dates and go seem them when they hit your town.
Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun's Slow Records sessions from April are now available at the SR sessions site here! The post contains live footage of two songs from the upcoming album WILFDFIRE, "Old Monster" and "Bad Design", beautifully shot and performed. Many thanks go to Slow Records for the session and great vids!
Happy Halloween! As is our annual tradition, Sean Hoen's Misfits cover (along with a special surprise song) is now up in our Song-a-Week blog. Enjoy!
The Trophy Fire's Modern Hearts limited vinyl is now in! The limited vinyl has a black overlayed print and is hand numbered; we will be shipping all pre-orders and recent orders with these limited copies. Once they're gone they're gone for good! TTF head out on tour on the west coast next Friday, check the tours page for dates and venues.
Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun's WILDFIRE is now available for pre-order in our online store! You can check out an mp3 from the album by clicking the lonk to the SAW blog above or going directly to the blog. The band is touring heavily through the east and southeast right now; check the tours page for the next couple months worth of dates.
Southerly's Youth is now available in stores nationwide and through your favorite digital marketplace! Southerly will be playing this Thursday here in Portland at the Hawthorne Burgerville and then heading out on McMenamin's Small Batch Tour with Ritchie Young; check the tours page for shows.
We are excited to announce that we will be releasing the debut full-length from Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun! The album, Wildfire, comes on the tail of three successful EPs from the Atlanta foursome, two of which we are now carrying (as a collected cd-r released by the band) in our online store. More info on the release and the band coming soon, but in the meantime you can learn more about them at their website.
Southerly's Youth was chosen as a "top pick" by Babysue/LMNOP (and received 5/5, um, dolllheads I think)! You can read the article here. Youth is now available for pre-order and will be available nationwide on the 20th, and Southerly will be playing this year's CMJ festival (check the tours page for more info)...
The Piney Gir Country Roadshow's latest, Jesus Wept, was called "infectious" (not in a bird flu kind of way--well, maybe a bit, but without the fear and death and stuff) by LMNOP/Babysue! Link here. Jesus Wept and the N. American reissue of Hold Yer Horses are both now available!
Southerly's new album, Youth, is now available for pre-order in our online store! You can pre-order here or check out some mp3s (including the currently running Southerly Song-A-Week project) at our Songaweek Blog!
Live From Nowhere Near You vol II is #3 on this week's "What's Hot" list in Entertainment Weekly! Check it out here.
Kevin Moyer, originator and organizer/engineer behind Live from Nowhere Near You, will be on Pearl Jam Radio "All Encompassing Trip" today between 2-3pm (PST) to discuss the process of recording the record, the concept, Outside In, etc. You can listen on Sirius/XM Radio Channel 22, and call in and ask questions at 855-973-2755. You can also stream the full album for the next couple weeks from our friends at Under the Radar! Click here to check it out.
Live from Nowhere Near You volume II is now available in stores nationwide! However, we are currently sold out! We are taking backorders as the new pressing should arrive in a week or so; backorders do receive immediate access to the mp3 download of the album and bonus tracks...
The Trophy Fire are headed out on tour this Friday! First stop: Portland, so come on out all you over-caffeinated hipsters!
OPB is now streaming the three Thomas Lauderdale (of Pink Martini fame) tracks from GDP-050! You can listen to the songs here.
Pitchfork has run a preview of the gdp-050 comp, Live from Nowhere Near You volume II! Check it out here. Pre-orders ship next week from our online store!
The Canadian postal strike is over and we are now shipping to Canada again! All held orders (except pre-orders) are shipping today.
Please note that due to the current Canadian postal strike, we are unable to ship to Canada (except via Global Express). If you'd like to place a Canadian order, please read the message at the top of your shopping cart and we'll get it all sorted for ya...
Southerly is headed out on tour performing Champion of the Noisy Negativists in its entirety! Check them out when they hit your town, and come out to the kick off tonight at Mississippi Studios here in town.
The Trophy Fire's Armor EP and reissue of A Lifetime In the Middle of the Ocean, as well as Southerly's Champion of the Noisy Negativists, are now available in stores and digital services nationwide! You can of course also purchase the physical or digital versions in our online store.
Grey Anne was recently interviewed by KZME. Check it out here.
The Trophy Fire are headed out on a four week tour in support of Dredg and The Dear Hunter! Check the tours page for dates; for most (hopefully all) of the dates they will be carrying copies of their new EP Armor, due out on June 14th, on CD and limited pressing 2x7"! Pre-orders will begin later this week so check back soon...
Impose Magazine has posted a new review of I Was Totally Destroying It's Preludes! Check it out here. Our favorite quote? "...Rachel Hirsh is the rock vocalist of the year". We couldn't agree more...
I Was Totally Destroying It played an acoustic set on KPSU's Live Friday. Direct link to the download here, but check out the main kpsu.org site for other great streams and downloads.
Under the Radar has premiered the new video "Fight/Flight", the first from the upcoming I Was Totally Destroying It album Preludes! You can check it out here. IWTDI are currently on a national tour, check our tours page and go see them when they hit your town...
Thanks to everyone who came out and supported us and the amazing bands at our SXSW Showcase! Special thanks to all at Team Clermont and the folks at the Easy Tiger Patio for making it such a memorable event.
The digital single for Regulators (off the upcoming I Was Totally Destroying It album Preludes) is now available on iTunes and other digital services! It's also in our online store. If, you know, you prefer.
Shipbuilding Co.'s debut full-length, Radios and Flying Birds, is now available in our online store, in stores nationwide, and your favorite digital service! Check out an mp3 from the release here and you can place your order here.
We are excited to announce the "signing" of San Francisco's own The Trophy Fire! The Trophy Fire is Ben Flanagan and brothers Adam and John Schuman and come to us hot off their recent self-released EP, Armor. We'll have some sample tracks, photos, show date announcements, and a band page for them up in the coming days, but in the meantime you can check out more about the band on their myspace page.
I Was Totally Destroying It have posted a new short documentary of the recording sessions for Preludes (due out on 04.12). View it here! IWTDI and The Heligoats will be playing the Team Clermont/New Zealand Arts Council/Greyday Records showcase at SXSW! Check back next week for details.
The new split from Sam Humans and The Heligoats is now available in stores nationwide! The 10" vinyl is still back ordered and will be shipping out in early to mid February.
Shipbuilding Co.'s Radios and Flying Birds is now available for pre-order in our http://www.greydayproductions.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_music_info&cPath=1_55&products_id=198! The new record, a mostly solo endeavour of Mike from Head of Femur, is due out in stores and from digital services on Feb 8th.