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#205: Big Thief, “Two Hands”

 

Yes, they did it again. Five months after releasing their third album in four years, Big Thief are back with yet another record that might even surpass its predecessor. Can’t wait to see what the future brings for them. Plus: new tracks by Twain, Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Vetiver, Michael Nau, Pat Hull, Illiterate Light, BODEGA, Caribou, Girl Ray, Nilüfer Yanya, Kim Gordon, Girl Band, Lightning Bolt, Angélica Salvi, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Eric Bachmann, The Delines, Jason James, Elijah Ocean, Theo Lawrence, and Sharaya Summers.

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#180: Sensible Soccers, “Aurora”

Three years later, Sensible Soccers finally drop their third LP and we still have no idea why they’re not taking this record worldwide with a big ass tour. This might be their best album to date. Plus: new songs by Matmos, The Comet is Coming, The Budos Band, The Mystery Lights, Black PumasSasami, illuminati hotties, Lola Kirke, Jenny Lewis,Kim Lenz, Michael Nau, Helado Negro, The Fire Harvest, Tyler Ramsey, The Wild Reeds, Bill MacKay, James Yorkston, Carl Anderson, Baptiste W. Hamon, Daniel Norgren, and Howe Gelb.

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#157: Michael Nau, “Michael Nau and the Mighty Thread”

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I mean, today’s Wednesday but it doesn’t matter, it’s not like you’re checking if we’re updating the playlist on time or not. Looking back at August releases before we move on into September, this week we’re focusing on Michael Nau’s Michael Nau & the Mighty Thread. Plus: new songs by Ron Gallo, IDLES, Fucked Up, Nothing, Les Big Byrd, Giant Sand, The Black Lillies, Aaron Lee Tasjan, Iron & Wine, Gregory Alan Isakov, Juanita Stein, Carson McHone, Joshua Hedley, Camper Van Beethoven, Escondido, Kristina Murray, Meg Baird & Mary Lattimore, Loretta Lynn Official, and Alynda Segarra (Hurray for the Riff Raff) covering Blaze Foley.

Bolachas Now Playing, 30/2018 (#157): 

Ron Gallo – Do You Love Your Company?

IDLES – Never Fight A Man With A Perm

Fucked Up – Normal People

Nothing – You Wind Me Up

Les Big Byrd – I Fucked Up I Was a Child

Giant Sand – Valley Of Rain

The Black Lillies – Ten Years

Aaron Lee Tasjan – Strange Shadows

Michael Nau – On Ice

Michael Nau – Funny Wind

Iron & Wine – Last of Your Rock ‘n’ Roll Heroes

Gregory Alan Isakov – Caves

Juanita Stein – In Your Hands

Carson McHone – Sad

Joshua Hedley – Broken Man

Camper Van Beethoven – Sugartown

Escondido – Crush on Her

Kristina Murray – Strong Blood

Meg Baird, Mary Lattimore – Painter of Tygers

Loretta Lynn – Wouldn’t It Be Great?

Alynda Segarra – Drunken Angel

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#145: Eleanor Friedberger, “Rebound”

Bolachas Now Playing, a new music Spotify playlist updated every Tuesday.

Damien Jurado’s latest record would be our album of the week – it’s one of the records of the year for us so far, go buy it – if it was on streaming platforms, but it’s not. Well, Eleanor Friedberger’s excellent “Rebound” would almost certainly have the spotlight next week, but we’ll give it the honor just a few days after release date like it should! Plus: new songs by Richard Hawley, Michael Nau, Dr. Dog, Natalie Prass, Jess Williamson, Mary Lattimore – Harpist, Jennifer Castle, Rosali, Speedy Ortiz, Parquet Courts, Protomartyr, Traveller, The Goon Sax, Leon Bridges, Dirty Projectors, Beach House, Thundercat, and Ricky Eat Acid.


Bolachas Now Playing, 18/2018 (#145): http://bit.ly/bolachasNP

Richard Hawley – Funny Cow

Damien Jurado – Percy Faith

Michael Nau – Less Than Positive

Dr. Dog – Coming Out of the Darkness

Eleanor Friedberger – Make Me A Song

Eleanor Friedberger – Nice to Be Nowhere

Natalie Prass – Lost

Jess Williamson – Wild Rain

Mary Lattimore – It Feels Like Floating

Jennifer Castle – Texas

Rosali – Lie to Me

Speedy Ortiz – Buck Me Off

Parquet Courts – Mardi Gras Beads

Protomartyr – Wheel of Fortune

Traveller – Get Me Out of the South

The Goon Sax – She Knows

Leon Bridges – If It Feels Good (Then It Must Be)

Dirty Projectors – Break-Thru

Beach House – Black Car

Thundercat – Final Fight

Ricky Eat Acid – Two Beautiful Ways of Moving Your Hands

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#114: LCD Soundsystem, “American Dream”

Bolachas Now Playing, 29/2017 (#114):

Wolf Parade – You’re Dreaming

Alex Cameron – Runnin’ Outta Luck

LCD Soundsystem – other voices

LCD Soundsystem – change yr mind

Ibeyi, Kamasi Washington – Deathless

Vince Mira – Mujer Perdida

Jillette Johnson – In Repair

Lilly Hiatt – Trinity Lane

Ratboys – The Record

David Rawlings – Cumberland Gap

Hiss Golden Messenger – When the Wall Comes Down

Courtney Barnett, Kurt Vile – Over Everything

JD McPherson – LUCKY PENNY

The Rural Alberta Advantage – Brother

Deer Tick – Card House

Chris Forsyth & the Solar Motel Band – Have We Mistaken the Bottle for the Whiskey Inside

Michael Nau – I Root

Iron & Wine – Summer Clouds