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ALBUM ANNOUNCE // Anand Wilder And Maxwell Kardon Share “Wedding Day” From New Album ‘Break Line The Musical’ Out July 15th In North America


Break Line The Musical is a new project from Anand WilderYeasayer co-founder, vocalist/multi-instrumentalist) that he created with Maxwell Kardon and a community of friends. The new album harkens back to rock concept albums of the early 70′s with this following the classic arc of lost love, betrayal, and pride.

This record has been in the works since 2008 when Anand and Maxwell put together a band with Ira Wolf Tuton (Yeasayer) on bass and Christopher Powell (Man Man) on drums. Britt Myers (Charlift, Yeasayer, Passing Strange) then assisted with recording while they stayed up late experimenting with sounds and arrangements. Also included on the notable roster is Austin Fisher (Suckers), Haley Dekle (Dirty Projectors), James Richardson (MGMT), Chris Keating (Yeasayer), Ryan Kattner (Man Man), and Aku Orraca-Tetteh (Dragons of Zynth).

The album will be out July 15th in North America via Secretly Canadian / July 14th rest of world via Mute. For now get a preview by listening to the new track “Wedding Day” above our on our YouTube/Soundcloud.

Click read more to see album art and track list for the new album.
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ALBUM ANNOUNCE // Yeasayer ‘Good Evening Washington D.C., Live at 9:30 Club’ Out November 12th

Yeasayer‘s new live album, Good Evening Washington DC, Live at 9:30 Club, was recorded on the Fragrant World Tour during a sold out two-night stand on November 14th + 15th, 2012 at the 9:30 Club in Washington, DC. The new live album will be out November 12th.

Pre-order the album now via SC Distribution here.

Stream a live track from the album “Wait For Summer” below.

For more info about the band and the new album, head to their website.

Come See Us At The Independent Label Market In London On Saturday!

We are very excited to be in attendance at the Independent Label Market tomorrow with a long list of other fantastic indie labels! We’ll have vinyl, rare items, and more for you to mull over buying with your hard earned money but we would love just to see you and say hello!

Our table is located by the Commercial St entrace to the Market in between Soul Jazz Records and Vice Records. To see a list of some special items we are offering at the market plus a map of all the vendors, see below.

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TOUR ALERT // Yeasayer Announce Summer Dates

It’s the season…TOUR SEASON! Yeasayer are currently en route to the West Coast, playing two shows before they reach the madness that is Coachella. The fun doesn’t stop there, though. Dates also include The Governors Ball, Summerfest, 80/35, Electric Forest and Kanrockasas festivals. See the full list of dates below!

Don’t leave just yet! Go ahead and watch Yeasayer perform “Reagan’s Skeleton” live – video . It’s a track from 2012′s Fragrant World.

 
TOUR DATES:
4/11: Pomona, CA @ The Glass House
4/12: San Francisco, CA @ Mezzanine (Sold Out)
4/13: Indio, CA @ Coachella (Sold Out)
4/20: Indio, CA @ Coachella (Sold Out)
6/9: New York, NY @ Governors Ball
6/25: Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Smalls
6/26: Columbus, OH @ Bluestone
6/27: St. Louis, MO @ Firebird
6/28-6/29: Kansas City, MO @ Kanrocksas
6/26-6/29: Milwaukee, WI @ Summerfest
6/27-6/30: Rothbury, MI @ Electric Forest Festival
7/2: Toronto, ON @ Phoenix
7/3: Cleveland, OH @ Beachland
7/5: Des Moines, IA @ 80/35 Festival

LSTN // Yeasayer Remix Tegan and Sara’s “Closer”

Good afternoon friends. Yeasayer bring you (via Stereogum) their new remix of Tegan and Sara’s “Closer.” From the very start you will recognize Yeasayer’s electric touch. The original is found on T&S’s Heartthrob. Listen below!

Yeasayer have a handful of festival dates coming up! You can see them at Coachella, Governors Ball and Ultra Music Festivals! Details HERE.

AUDIO

Faust by I Love You But I've Chosen Darkness
All White Everything by JJ
Wedding Day by Anand Wilder & Maxwell Kardon
Her Ghost by Woman's Hour
Aerosol Can (feat. Pharrell Williams) by Major Lazer
Pulsing (feat. Nina K) by Tomas Barfod
Red Eyes by The War On Drugs

VIDEOS

Runaway by Electric Youth

Dynasti by JJ

Sunspot by Suuns

COMING SOON

Songs: Ohia
Didn't It Rain (Deluxe Edition)
2XCD / 2XLP

SHOWS TODAY

Steven A. Clark
Brooklyn, NY - The FADER FORT Presented By Converse @ CMJ

The War On Drugs
Stockholm, SE - Munchen Brewery

Tig Notaro
Pittsburgh, PA - Kelly Strayhorn Theater (Early)

Tig Notaro
Pittsburgh, PA - Kelly Strayhorn Theater (Late)

Woman's Hour
Brussels, BE - Botanique/Witloofbar

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