CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-11-11Tracks: Suspicious; Nothing is Real; Alone On the Top; End of the Line, The; Heaven; Back To the Hearts; Dead End Street; Life is No Fun; Son of Thunder; Love is a Nice Dream; Girl; New Ted In Town; Barstool...
Artists: Tom Diabo
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-11-11Tracks: You Could Be More as You Are; Invitation; Little Sister; More Women; I Am So Curious; Second Face; Heart Over Head; Shut the Door; Facts, The; Give Me a Call; Wake Up City; Joanna; Your Touch
Artists: Saâda Bonaire
Personnel: Dennis Bovell (vocals, guitars, keyboards, synthesizer, drums, percussion); Sibel Can, Stephanie Lange, Claudia Hossfeld (vocals); Pierre Pouget (guitars); Cemal Kocas, Zekai Ipek (saz); An...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-10-29Tracks: Theme from the Swamps; Smoke and Mirrors; Calico; Brass Bed; True Believer; Swamps, The
Recording information: Brooklyn, NY; Kingston, New Paltz.
Widowspeak first made a name for themselves with their EPs, and Swamps shows they can still deliver an enticing handful of songs. Here,...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-10-15Tracks: Prominence; Stable; Forever; Honest; Thin; Expectation; Familiar; Complete; Lengths
Artists: Heavenly Beat
Recording information: Strange Weather Studios.
Arranger: Heavenly Beat.
Heavenly Beat's second album in as many years, 2013's Prominence is a well-crafted sequel that builds on the stre...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-09-17Tracks: Imperium; Eyesight; 1000 Years; In a Glass; Capote; Feeling Like This, A; No Shelter; Happy Days; Arrested; Trust Me
Lyricist: Charlie Hilton.
Personnel: Charlie Hilton (vocals).
Recording information: The Cave, Portland, OR.
Photographer: Anna Ignatenko.
Second albums are a sticky wicket...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-08-06Tracks: Long as the Sun; It's Not Enuogh; Burn It; Holy Crimes; End of the Line, The; Butterfly's Out Tonight; All You Need to Know; Find Me Always; Pull the Trigger; Daylight
Personnel: Brad Laner (vocals, guitar); Beth Thompson (vocals); Jim Goodall (drums, tapes).
Audio Mixer: Thom Monahan.
Recording information: Eichler Sound, Granada Hills, CA (05/2012-01...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-08-06Tracks: Romans; Everything's Fine; Margot; Playboys of the Western World; Weekenders; Painted Indian; Hold Me Now; Doomed and Cool; Ark of Life; Tides End
Recording information: New York, NY (2013).
After the departure of Amalie Bruun for Ex-Cops, Shaun Kilfoyle did some heavy retooling of Minks' music. Shaking off the college rock murk of By the...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-30Tracks: Draw(in)g to a (W)hole; I Wait Around; Bye Bye; Blue, The; Dunes; Someone; Home; Diamond Shine; Getting to You; Big Soft Punch; Big Cat; I Can See; Gem; Fish; Anything Could Happen; Flowers; Point Th...
Artists: The Clean
The Clean reunited in 1988 for a couple of concerts and followed with Vehicle in 1990, their first proper LP. Their pre-breakup material stands as their greatest achievement, but this slightly more po...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-30Tracks: Five Weet-Bix and Toast; Alien; Loving Time; Jaffa Boy; Bided; Joringel; Me Want Me Get Me Need Me Have Me Love; Michael Jones; Who Is the Silliest Rose?; Love; Wads of Pork Fat; Ain't Mutatin'; Batc...
Artists: Bird Nest Roys
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-16Tracks: Bored Teenager; Duck and Cover; Another Six Year Old; 60 Minutes; Bowling for Food; Soaps; True Lovers of Crime Anthem; Fish Sticks; Interlude; Haiti; Falwell Youth; Vegetables; America, America; Por...
Artists: Earth Dies Burning
Personnel: Ron Nachmann, Matt Karlsen (vocals, percussion); Kraig Grady (hammer dulcimer); Roger Silverware (Oberheim synthesizer); Jim Goodall (drums); Spencer Savage, Brad Laner (percussion).
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-16Tracks: Lenses; Tell Me; When I Look Into Your Eyes; No Turning Back; Hourglass; On a Cloud; In the Air; Interobserver
Artists: Soft Metals
Audio Mixers: Ian Hicks; Patricia Hall.
Photographers: Shaun Kardinal; Erin Frost.
The glamorous vibe Soft Metals exude on Lenses may or may not be due to Patricia Hall and Ian Hicks' mo...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-05-14Tracks: Body in Rainfall, The; Ocean Repeating (Big-Eyed Girl); On Guyot; Ride; Data World; Dancing Shell, A; Hachiko
Artists: Wild Nothing
Personnel: Jack Tatum (vocals, guitar, piano, synthesizer, percussion, drum programming).
Audio Mixer: Al Carson.
Recording information: Gary's Electric, Brooklyn, NY.
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-05-14Tracks: Renée (Who's Driving Your Car?); Holloway Person, A; Ghosts In Doorways; Autumn Cornfield, The; Please Don't Step On My Rainbow; Balloon Drop Shadow; Krugerrand Gladiators; Golden Age Saturday; ...
Artists: Cleaners from Venus
Liner Note Author: Martin Newell.
The home-recorded lo-fi cassettes of British pop weirdos the Cleaners from Venus seemed almost preordained to be obscured for decades before enough time had pa...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-03-19Tracks: Suki and Me; Light Leave Your Eyes; Location; Time; Captivate; Fatal Delay; Lethargic
Artists: Alex Calder
Audio Mixer: Alex Calder.
Recording information: Montreal, Quebec.
Photographer: Ellery Lane.
Alex Calder's debut EP, Time, was recorded in his Montreal living room, with Calder p...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-02-19Tracks: Clash the Truth; Generational Synthetic; Sleep Apnea; Careless; Modern Holiday; Taking Off; Shallow; Burn You Down; Birthday; In Vertigo; Brighter; Caustic Cross; Ascension; Crashed Out
Artists: Beach Fossils
Personnel: Tommy Gardner (drums).
Audio Mixers: Ben Greenberg; Dustin Payseur.
After recording the first Beach Fossils album in decidedly lo-fi fashion and mostly by himself, Dustin Pays...continue...
CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-01-22Tracks: Perennials; Dyed in the Wool; Dark Age, The; Thick as Thieves; Almanac; Ballad of the Golden Hour; Devil Knows; Sore Eyes; Locusts; Minnewaska; Spirit Is Willing; Storm King
Personnel: Molly Hamilton (vocals, guitar, autoharp); Robert Earl Thomas (guitar, harmonium, keyboards); Kyle Clairmont Jacques (percussion); Willy Muse (background vocals).
Audio Mixer: Kevin ...continue...