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SONG OF THE DAY Sessa – Canção da Cura

Singing his sensual lyrics in Portuguese, Sergio Sayeg, a.k.a Sessa, is a Brazilian artist who makes minimalist sounds with maximum effect. Compared to the likes of Leonard Cohen for his musical bareness, his creations are shaped around melodic flourishes and … Continue reading

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SONG(S) OF THE DAY Allah Las – Raspberry Jam (and Blackberry Jam)

Back in June this year Brooklyn label Mexican Summer got together with the New York-based surf/outdoor brand, Pilgrim Surf and Supply to work on a film together. This collaborative project was born out of the desire to bring to life … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Shadow Band – Green Riverside

New Jersey’s Shadow Band released their latest album, Wilderness Of Love a few days ago via Mexican Summer and from what I’ve heard so far, it’s sounding pretty good.  With its dreamy psyched-out feel I’ve found it very easy to latch … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Allah-Las – Strange Heat

Fabulous psych rock’n’rollers the Allah Las released their third album, ‘Calico Review’ last Friday and it certainly hits that sun-drenched, garage-fuzzed spot! Recorded at the legendary Valentine Recording Studios LA, their latest album combines old styles with new visions, because … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Quilt – Padova

Boston-based four piece, Quilt released their third album ‘Plaza’ earlier this year and have just shared the second video from this LP.  Written by Quilt’s Shane Butler and directed by Christopher Good, ‘Padova’ is a deeply intimate and touching song written … Continue reading

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