Retribution Gospel Choir, "The Revolution EP"
Low side-project RETRIBUTION GOSPEL CHOIR are set to release The Revolution EP March 27 on Sub Pop. The album is their first output since 2010’s 2. Before it hits the stores, you can download it for your digital enjoyment below. Retribution Gospel Choir hits the road this summer with a visit to The Bishop on Wednesday, May 2. Tickets are $8 and go on sale this Friday at 10 AM.
Big Freedia forced to reschedule due to medical...
Early Saturday morning Big Freedia had emergency surgery due to a burst ulcer. She had a large portion of her stomach removed but, thankfully, she will make a full recovery. As a result, her show at The Bishop on March 9th has been cancelled and we are working to reschedule. Ticket holders, please return to your point of sale for a full refund.
Bear in Heaven, "Reflection of You" Video
Following in the footsteps of Jay-Z and Kanye’s “Ni***s in Paris,” the new video for Bear in Heaven’s single, “Reflection of You” is like a Japanese kids show from the 90’s: full of flashing lights, colorful characters strangely dancing and possessing the ability to cause epileptic seizures. Directed by John Lee of the infamous art collective PFFR...
Milagres: Tiny Desk Concert
Brooklyn’s MILAGRES have a shiny new record, Glowing Mouth, out now on Kill Rock Stars and recently stopped by the NPR offices to record a Tiny Desk Concert full of new tunes from it. Watch below and watch as Milagres ventures out onto the road this spring, with a visit to The Bishop on April 3rd.
Screaming Females, "It All Means Nothing" Video
A few days after releasing the single for “It All Means Nothing,” Screaming Females have released the songs video. A lot of backyard rocking out in the snow and guitarist Marissa learns an invaluable lesson: Don’t fuck with a man’s cat.
Listen: Bear In Heaven, "The Reflection of You...
Bear in Heaven have turned over their song “The Reflection of You” to the capable remix hands of CFCF who have done remixes of HEALTH, Holy Ghost!, Porcelain Raft, Owen Pallett, memoryhouse, Junior Boys and Fever Ray. Here is the less danceable but still glorious original version, off of the group’s impending release, I Love You, It’s Cool, April 3rd on Dead...
Langhorne Slim, "Beautiful Freaks"
Langhorne Slim recorded a stripped down version of his song “Beautiful Freaks” in the back of a taxi garage for Avett Brothers chronicler Crackerfarm. With just a guitar and some ambient street noise, the wearied rasp that has endeared Slim to many is put on full display in this ode to the carefree joys of being young.
Screaming Females, "It All Means Nothing"
New Jersey trio SCREAMING FEMALES are set to release their fifth album, Ugly, April 3rd on Don Giovanni Records. The group released the album’s first single, “It All Means Nothing,” via RollingStone.com. The group will hit the road this spring in support, making a stop at The Bishop on April 11th. Stream Screaming Females, “It All Means Nothing” via...
New Horse Feathers: "Fit Against the Country"
Portland folk group Horse Feathers are dropping their latest release April 17 on Kill Rock Stars (the support of which brings them to The Bishop on May 23rd). They released the albums first single, “Fit Against the Country” via the good folks at Pitchfork. Take a gander before they come to a stage near you. Horse Feathers, “Fit Against the Country” via Pitchfork
NEW MAPS & ATLASES: "WINTER"
After dropping a teaser trailer last week for their upcoming album, Beware and Be Grateful, today Maps & Atlases released the albums first single, “Winter,” over at Rollingstone. You can take a listen and download it here. Album drops April 17 and the boys will be playing new jams from it live at The Bishop March 8.
CULTS, "YOU KNOW WHAT I MEAN" VIDEO
Retro-popsters CULTS released a video today for “You Know What I Mean,” the latest single from the group’s eponymous debut. The clip, brought to us via NPR, features slow motion falls and fire aplenty as a sullen Madeline Follin sings a lament of love to her carnival daredevil beau played by Brian Oblivion.
Cheyenne Marie Mize: Laundromatinee Session
Cheyenne Marie hs been popping up all over the interwebs lately, from a glowing endorsement from The A.V. Club to a live video debut of her single “It Lingers” over at PASTE. Also this week our friends over at MOKB released two videos via their Laundromatinee Sessions of the Louisville singer performing “It Lingers” and “Wishing Well” off her latest...