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MIDAS FALL
Wilderness
Midas Fall Label: Monotreme

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

File Under: Post-Rock, Progressive Rock

RIYL: Radiohead, Oceansize, Portishead

CAFETERIA DANCE FEVER
Danceology
Cafeteria Dance Fever Label: Hoevercraft

Location: Portland, OR

File Under: Garage Punk

RIYL: Eat Skull, Psychedelic Horsheshit, Hey Lover

POST OFFICE
WNUR Demos
Post Office Label: Zenith Beast

Location: Chicago, IL

File Under: Indie Pop

RIYL: The Reverbs, The Posies, Big Star


CHRISTINE WALL
Kittenbush EP
Christine Wall Label: Zenith Beast

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Singer/Songwriter


TOMAT
01-06 June
Tomat Label: Monotreme

Location: Torino, Italy

File Under: Experimental, Electronica

RIYL: N.A.M.B., Muse

THE FUSSBUDGETS
Hog Wash!
Fussbudgets Label: Zenith Beast

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Indie Pop

RIYL: The Go-Betweens, Big Star, The dB's

THE FUSSBUDGETS
The Naked & the Daft
Fussbudgets Label: Zenith Beast

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Indie Pop

RIYL: The Go-Betweens, Big Star, The dB's

THE FUSSBUDGETS
Fresh Brood / Headache of the Gods / sad fearful playful excited
Fussbudgets Label: Zenith Beast

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Indie Pop

RIYL: The Go-Betweens, Big Star, The dB's

MALCONTENT
Embarrassment of Riches
Malcontent Label: Zenith Beast

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Indie Pop

RIYL: Larry O. Dean, The Fussbudgets

LARRY O. DEAN
Throw the Lions to the Christians
Larry O. Dean Label: Zenith Beast

Location: Chicago, IL

File Under: Pop/Rock, Singer/Songwriter

RIYL: Neil Young, Yo La Tengo, The Jayhawks

STEVE SHIFFMAN & THE LAND OF NO
Everlasting Sun EP
Label: Later Records

Location: New York, NY

File Under: Alt-Country, Indie Rock

RIYL: The Velvet Underground, Big Star

NIAGARA
Niagara EP
Niagara Label: Monotreme

Location: Torino, Italy

File Under: Experimental, Soundtracks

RIYL: N.A.M.B., Davide Tomat

MIDAS FALL
As Our Blood Separates EP
Midas Fall Label: Monotreme

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

File Under: Post-Rock, Progressive Rock

RIYL: Radiohead, Oceansize, Portishead

WINFRED E. EYE
Today Was Another Day
Winfred E. Eye Label: Whaleboy

Location: Oakland, CA

File Under: Americana

RIYL: Tom Waits, Sparklehorse, Red House Painters

STEVE SHIFFMAN & THE LAND OF NO
Nemegt Uul EP
Label: Later Records

Location: New York, NY

File Under: Alt-Country, Indie Rock

RIYL: The Velvet Underground, Big Star

SUNNY SHADOWS
Coupled Lux Influx
Sunny Shadows Label: Xd Records

Location: Chicago, IL

File Under: Shoegaze, Space Rock

RIYL: My Bloody Valentine, Jesus and Mary Chain, Primal Scream

ASTRAL
Forever After
Astral Label: Vibraphone

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Shoegaze, Post-Punk

RIYL: My Bloody Valentine, The Cure, Bauhaus

REIGNS
The Widow Blades
Reigns Label: Monotreme

Location: Wessex, England

File Under: Electronica, Experimental, Ambient Rock

RIYL: Radiohead, KMFDM, Stars of the Lid

THOMAS COMERFORD
Archive + Spiral
Thomas Comerford Label: Spacesuit

Location: Chicago, IL

File Under: Americana

RIYL: Wilco, Lou Reed, Neil Young

THE DEMON BEAT
Bullshit Walks
Demon Beat Label: Big Bullet

Location: Shepherdstown, WV

File Under: Classic Rock, Garage Punk

RIYL: Rolling Stones, Mudhoney, MC5

HOST SKULL
Totally Fatalist
Host Skull Label: Antephonic

Location: Pittsburgh, PA / Santa Fe, NM

File Under: Post-Rock, Art Pop

RIYL: 5ive Style, Wilco

STEVE SHIFFMAN & THE LAND OF NO
Death & Love EP
Label: Later Records

Location: New York, NY

File Under: Alt-Country, Indie Rock

RIYL: The Velvet Underground, Big Star

UGLY STICK
Pick Up the Hatchet
Ugly Stick Label: Hovercraft

Location: Columbus, OH

File Under: Alt-Country, Punk, Garage Rock

RIYL: X, Wilco, Sonic Youth

ROOMMATE
Guilty Rainbow
Roommate Label: Antephonic

Location: Chicago, IL

File Under: Indie Rock, Electronica, Shoegaze

RIYL: The Flaming Lips, Deerhunter, The Dears

FREEWOOD
Talanzias
Freewood Label: Self-Released

Location: Los Angeles, CA

File Under: Singer/Songwriter

RIYL: Ben Harper, Bob Dylan

SHUTEYE UNISON
Our Future Selves
Shuteye Unison Label: Parks and Records

Location: San Francisco, CA

File Under: Indie Pop, Post-Punk

RIYL: Fugazi, Broken Social Scene, Sonic Youth

HARMONIOUS BEC
Her Strange Dreams
Harmonious bec Label: Monotreme

Location: Japan

File Under: Techno, Electronica

RIYL: DJ Shadow, Mum, The Books

UNKNOWN COMPONENT
The Infinite Definitive
Unknown Component Label: Self-Released

Location: Iowa City, IA

File Under: Singer/Songwriter

RIYL: Arctic Monkeys, Radiohead, Nirvana

DINA MACCABEE
Who Do You Suppose You Are
Dina Maccabee Label: Antephonic

Location: Oakland, CA

File Under: Indie Pop

RIYL: Sufjan Stevens, Slint, Pavement

NUCLEAR POWER PANTS
Wicked Eats the Warrior
Nuclear Power Pants Label: Anchor Brain

Location: Baltimore, MD

File Under: Post-Punk, Art Punk

RIYL: Pere Ubu, Kraftwerk, PiL

BROOKHAVEN
When the Chorus Walks
Brookhaven Label: Expel

Location: Oakland, CA

File Under: Ambient Instrumental, Experimental, Post-Rock

RIYL: Tortoise, My Bloody Valentine, The Rum Diary

SIX FINGER SATELLITE
The Machine Cuisine Companion Cassette
Six Finger Satellite Label: Anchor Brain

Location: Providence, RI

File Under: Freak Rock, Electro Rock, Post-Punk

RIYL: Big Black, Devo, Gang of Four, Birthday Party

D-W/L-SS / JBe
Split 7"
D WL SS - JBE Label: Sixgunlover

Location: Chicago / NYC / Austin

File Under: Experimental, Instrumental

RIYL: Velvet Underground, Graham Nash

WHAT CHEER? BRIGADE
We Blow You Suck
What Cheer Label: Anchor Brain

Location: Providence, RI

File Under: Marching Bands, Punk

RIYL: Mucca Pazza, Extra Action Marching Band

ADAM GREEN
Musik for a Play
Adam Green Label: Contraphonic

Location: New York, NY

File Under: Soundtracks, Instrumental

RIYL: Elliott Smith, Leonard Cohen, Moldy Peaches

MIDAS FALL
Eleven. Revert and Return
Midas Fall Label: Monotreme

Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

File Under: Post-Rock, Progressive Rock

RIYL: Radiohead, Oceansize, Portishead

BILL DOLAN / JBe
Split 7"
Bill Dolan - JBE Label: Sixgunlover

Location: Chicago / Austin

File Under: Acoustic, Instrumental, Folk Rock

RIYL: 5ive Style, Heroic Doses, Graham Nash

THE IZZYS
Keep Your Powder Dry
The Izzys Label: Fat Man

Location: New York, NY

File Under: Alt-Country, Garage Rock

RIYL: The Band, White Stripes, Drive-By Truckers

LIBRARIANS
Present Passed
Librarians Label: Postfact

Location: Morgantown, WV

File Under: Dance Punk, Garage Rock, Post-Punk

RIYL: Les Savy Fav, Liars, Clinic, Enon

PICASTRO
Become Secret
Picastro Label: Monotreme

Location: Toronto, ONT

File Under: Avant-Folk, Indie Rock, Slowcore

RIYL: Cat Power, Smog, Dirty Three