the morning benders

Big Echo is due March 9 on Rough Trade.

• the morning benders:
• Rough Trade:


“Holiday” [Weezer cover]

Stream YACHT’s cover of Weezer’s “Holiday” here.

• Weezer:

CX KiDTRONiK (with DOOM and Diallo)

“Black Girl White Girl”

CX KiDTRONiK is currently recording his debut for Stones Throw. A picture disc with this track, featuring DOOM (as King Geedorah!!) and Diallo, drops in May.

• Stones Throw:


“A Lost Animal (feat. School of Seven Bells)”

Epstein (Roberto Lange) is releasing a new album, When Man Gets Full He Falls Asleep, on March 9 via Asthmatic Kitty. His previous four albums will also be re-released as a set called Epstein - Completed Mythologies (Back Catalog), due February 28.

• Epstein:
• Asthmatic Kitty:

Jerusalem and the Starbaskets

“Swingin’ Vine”

The new 7-inch single from Jerusalem and the Starbaskets is due February 23 on the awesome Destijl Records.

• Jerusalem and the Starbaskets:
• Destijl:

Young Sinclairs


Songs of the Young Sinclairs is due March 30 via Kindercore.

• Young Sinclairs:
• Kindercore:


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