Loney Dear's latest album, Hall Music, may just be one of the band's most beautiful albums to date, but if you haven't seen them live then you're really missing out on something special. The Line of Best Fit just posted a great live video of Emil playing the new single, "My heart," by himself with his acoustic guitar and some loop pedals. Check it out above.
For a more full band experience, be sure and check out Loney Dear's recent performance on Swedish TV where they deliver great performances of "My heart" and "D major" in front of a live studio audience. Follow the links below to check out all the clips.
Since Owen's upcoming album, Ghost Town, is about to come out next month, Mike Kinsella's friend Craig Shimala is filming a series of live videos where Mike plays each song off the album in a different location in Chicago. The first video of "Too Many Moons" was just posted today. Check it out above and be sure to follow the Owen YouTube channel to see the others as they get posted leading up to Ghost Town's release on Nov. 8th.
Emil Svanängen (AKA Loney Dear) recently stopped by The L Mag's office for a nice little acoustic performance. Check out a stripped down version of "My heart" above, then follow the link below to watch Emil play the Dear John track, "Violent." Don't forget to check out Loney Dear's latest album, Hall Music, in the PV online store.
Here's another live Owen video taken from the ongoing series Mike's doing where he plays each track off Ghost Town in a different location in Chicago. "No Place Like Home" is the 2nd track off Ghost Town, which comes out Nov. 8th. Follow the links below to pre-order the album and to check out the previous live video of "Too Many Moons."
The amazing new Casiokids video for their latest single "Det haster!" made its debut on Pitchfork today! "Det haster!" appears on the band's new album, Aabenbaringen over aaskammen, which came out earlier this month on Oct 11th.
Click the links below to check out the video on Pitchfork and to order your copy of Aabenbaringen over aaskammen on limited edition blue vinyl! Video directed by Kristoffer Borgli.
Here's the latest live Owen video for you all to enjoy. This time Mike took a trip to The Chicago Theatre to play "O, Evelyn...," which is the 3rd track off the upcoming album, Ghost Town. Check it out above, then follow the links below to watch the past 2 videos and to purchase Ghost Town.
While in Paris Loney Dear was filmed in an entire concert length video, featuring old and new songs. Intimate with sepia tones, blurred effects, and the backdrop of Paris' skyline, it's a must-see for all Loney Dear fans. Check it out above!
Set on a Chicago rooftop, Mike Kinsella plays the heart-wrenching "I Believe" in his newest live video. This is track 4 off of Ghost Town, Owen's 6th album which hits streets tomorrow. Check it out above!
Pick the oddest place to shoot a video, and you've got Owen's latest release. Mike Kinsella plays "The Armoire" in Heads and Threads Boutique in Chicago- surrounded by watching mannequins and wigs, not to mention fans. Shot by Craig Shimala, it features the 5th track off of Ghost Town.
I think all the holiday orders have finally gotten to our mailorder team, because they may have officially lost their minds with our new DVD - A Brief History in Moving Pictures.
An extensive compilation featuring 60 music videos from 26 Polyvinyl artists (including of Montreal, Deerhoof, Owen, Mates of State, and many more), this landmark project marks the first appearance on DVD for the first 15 years of Polyvinyl videos.
On top of the 60 music videos, the DVD comes with a download code for all 60 tracks, so you'll have the MP3 files as well. Oh, and did I mention that it's only $10?
The DVD comes out on 12/6 and is up for pre-order now. So kick back, grab some popcorn and cruise through Polyvinyl's first 15 years in video format!
Last week's wig shop video was probably the most interesting location for the ongoing series of live Owen videos, but I think this week's may have just topped it. Watch Mike perform "An Animal" at The Butcher & Larder in Chicago above.
"An Animal" is the 6th track off the new Owen album, Ghost Town, which is out now. Follow the links below to purchase the album through our online store and to watch more live videos.
What better place for an intimate live performance than in the middle of a high-end, bustling kitchen? For Mike's latest live video for "No Language," he hooked up with the people at Graham Elliot's restaurant in Chicago and filmed this piece. Check it out above, then head to the Owen YouTube channel to see the rest of the videos in the ongoing series.
Get excited SSLYBY fans-- over the next few weeks the band will be co-headlining a bunch of shows with Ha Ha Tonka. They'll be playing around the west coast mainly, and if you're in the Denver area tonight check 'em out! Already there's buzz brewing via I Heart Local Music about the concert last night in Lawrence, Kansas. The song in the video above is "Back In The Saddle" off of Let It Sway.
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin Tour Dates
November 30, 2011 - Hi Dive in Denver, CO December 1, 2011 - Urban Lounge in Salt Lake City, UT December 2, 2011 - Neurolux in Boise, ID December 3, 2011 - Tractor Tavern in Seattle, WA December 4, 2011 - The Wild Buffalo in Bellingham, WA December 5, 2011 - Biltmore Cabaret in Vancouver, Canada December 6, 2011 - Mississippi Studios in Portland, OR December 8, 2011 - Hotel Utah in San Francisco, CA December 9, 2011 - Bootleg Theater in Los Angeles, CA December 10, 2011 - Soda Bar in San Diego, CA December 12, 2011 - Club Congress in Tucson, AZ December 14, 2011 - Sol Santa Fe in Santa Fe, NM
Here's Mike doing a live performance of "Mother's Milk Breath" (track 8 off the new Owen album, Ghost Town) at Salvage One in Chicago. Be sure to check out the Owen YouTube channel for the rest of the videos in the ongoing Ghost Town live series. If you haven't had a chance to check out Ghost Town yet, you can stream it / order it RIGHT HERE.
To close out the Ghost Town live video series, Mike revisited the same location seen in the first video, his own home. Check out this performance of "Everyone's Asleep in the House but Me," the last track off Ghost Town.
Be sure and visit the Owen YouTube channel to see all the past videos. There's one for each song off Ghost Town.