Yeasayer
“O.N.E.”

“O.N.E.,” Yeasayer’s second single from Odd Blood (TMT Review), is being released April 17 as a 12-inch with extra tracks. It’s a Record Store Day exclusive. And as my grandpa always said, “Record Store Day exclusives fucking rule.”

• Yeasayer: http://www.yeasayer.net
• Secretly Canadian: http://www.secretlycanadian.com

Neon Indian

“Sleep Paralysist”

Neon Indian’s new single, “Sleep Paralysist,” is especially awesome to hear with a cold Mountain Dew. Sigh.

• Neon Indian: http://www.myspace.com/neonindian

Light Pollution

“Good Feelings”

Chicago’s Light Pollution have signed to Carpark. Apparitions, their full-length debut is due June 15 via Carpark. DON’T THEY LOOK AWESOME??

• Light Pollution: http://myspace.com/lightpollution
• Carpark: http://www.carparkrecords.com

Shout Out Louds

A mini-documentary about third album Work

Shout Out Louds’ new album, Work (TMT Review), was released last month on Merge. Here’s a little “making of” documentary. Aren’t documentaries fun?

• Shout Out Louds: http://www.shoutoutlouds.com
• Merge: http://www.mergerecords.com

Noveller

Live at PS1

Be warned: Sarah Lipstate and her Noveller project has officially taken over TMT.

• Noveller: http://www.myspace.com/noveller
• No Fun: http://www.nofunproductions.com
• Important: http://www.importantrecords.com

[Photo: Bryan Bruchman]

She & Him

“In the Sun”

She & Him, featuring M. Ward with The Fabric of Our Lives, has a new video for “In the Sun,” off Volume Two, their forthcoming full-length due March 23 on Merge. [via P4k]

• She & Him: http://www.sheandhim.com
• Merge: http://www.mergerecords.com

  

CHOCOLATE GRINDER is our audio/visual section, with an emphasis on the lesser heard and lesser known. We aim to dig deep, but we'll post any song or video we find interesting, big or small.