It has been an amazing week for Now, Now and their sophomore record Threads, released last Tuesday March 6th on Trans- Records. Threads landed as the #4 Most Added record on the CMJ charts last week, and debuted on the FMQB Albums Chart at #3 this week.
Leading up to their appearance at SXSW 2012, the band were touted on NPR‘s “Weekend All Things Considered” as one of four bands to watch at the festival, and Paste Magazinealso gave them a nod as one of their “20 Must See Bands at SXSW.” Today their song “Dead Oaks” is NPR‘s “Song Of The Day” and they’ve glowingly described it “a marvel of economy and concision,” that “never wastes a precious breath. “Listen to NPR‘s “Weekend All Things Considered” SXSW Preview Feat. Now, Now
Now, Now Release Digital EP Today and Announce New Tour Dates news Now, Now and Trans- Records are giving fans a chance to take a few of their new songs home with them ahead of schedule with today’s release of the Dead Oaks digital EP. Available on iTunes, the 3 song EP includes “Dead Oaks,” and “School Friends” from their forthcoming sophomore album Threads (3/6, Trans-Records), as well as
Album Review: The Dead Trees’ WHATWAVE Yes, The Dead Trees are another Los Angeles bred, skinny-jean wearing, moustache-rocking, grunge garage band hitting the local club scenes (I saw them open for The Whigs at The Troubadour back in 2009). But, this band stays distinct thanks to their blend of East Coast influenced sound (think more gritty Strokes, less preppy Vampire Weekend)
Dead Man Winter – Live At Schubas In Chicago Being from the Midwest I have grown accustomed to changing the type of music I predominately listen to based on the season. Luckily, most of the time my transition month or so leads me searching for new bands that can help get through our Chicago winters. Dead Man Winter is just that band for this