Esopus Magazine has a new issue out that comes with a CD of eleven songs that were written about or inspired by dreams submitted by Esopus readers. It was such a cool new way to write a song!
Esopus CD #9: Dreams
Black Moth Super Rainbow: "One Day I Had an Extra Toe"
White Whale: "A Heavenly Light That Shines"
Hank: "Me and My Daddy Are Walking in the Desert"
Ida: "Moon Flower"
Dirty Projectors: "One Kill"
High Places: "Oceanus"
Califone: "Two/The Machinery in Your Stomach Has Everything to Do With Your Dreams"
Lucy Wainwright Roche: "Poison"
Ta'Raach & the Lovelution: "Montparnasse"
Cheval Sombre: "I Sleep"
You can preview whole cd here.
You can also (via Pitchfork) stream the Dirty Projectors song One Kill.
Our Australian label dudes Mistletone just released this holiday compilation CD. The profits from the CD sales will benefit an Australian animal shelter.
Here's the track listing:
Evangelicals: The Last Christmas On Earth 4:10
Barrage: Xmas in July 3:12
John Maus: This IS The Beat 2:29
High Places: New Grace 2:12
Ned Collette Band: Christmas Song 4:14
The Sticks: Santa’s Fucked 2:10
Kes Band: Gentle Elf 5:12
Pikelet: Let the Tree Be 2:40
Francis Plagne: Krampus with Scale by the Moon 2:32
Grand Salvo featuring Oliver Mann: I Sometimes Wish 2:16
Ross McLennan: He Seems To Think We’re His Family 3:36
Hands On Heads: Witches & Lightning 2:44
Jack Ladder: All You Get’s a Song 3:52
Listen to John Maus' This IS The Beat
And here is an mp3 of our contribution New Grace.