Wall. - Left To Wonder, from the "Shoestring EP."
It takes a long time for any band to leave a substantial mark on the music world, and for Minnesota, there's only a handful of artists for each decade that we can say measure up. It's safe to assume we can now add Low to that list as the band celebrates 20 years together, as well as the release of their most acclaimed album yet "The Invisible Way."
This week on New Hot, read about the debut of a band and the return of another, both from California, and a group who gets their name from a Velvet Underground song. These are our three recommended releases for Tuesday, April 2.
Pert Near Sandstone - Ship Of Fools, the title track of their new 7".
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Let The Day Begin, from the new album "Specter At The Feast."
Pickwick - Hacienda Motel, from the new album "Can't Talk Medicine."
Caitlin Rose - Waitin', from the new album "The Stand-In."
Josh Ritter - Joy To You Baby, from the new album "The Beast In Its Tracks."
Strange Relations - Endurance, from the new "Ghost World EP."
Foxygen - No Destruction, from the new album "We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace And Magic."
Ulrich Schnauss - I Take Comfort In Your Ignorance, from the new album "A Long Way To Fall."
Ducktails - Letter Of Intent, from the new album "The Flower Lane."
Wooden Wand - Supermoon (The Sounding Line), from the new album "Blood Oaths Of The New Blues."
It's been three years since Gospel Gossip released their "Drift EP," but now the trio is back with a self-titled album that truly is a labor of love. A brief hiatus and a long recording process has given the Northfield-born band time to refocus and finesse their sound.
This week on New Hot, read about a band that got started at an open-mic night, one of America's most notorious rock bands and an act considered a Minnesota staple. These are our three recommended releases for Tuesday, March 19.