BAD RABBITS “We Can Roll” -- Brand new single from r&b/funk/rock/whatever band, playing Brighton Music Hall on New Year's Eve. We posted the video earlier in the day. This song fucking rules. Prepare for liftoff.
HOORAY FOR EARTH “Sails” -- If you're down in the New York area, HFE join Zambri, Cymbals Eat Guitars, and Grooms for a benefit for Red Hook victims of Hurricane Sandy next Thursday, November 29 at Pianos NYC.
COOLING TOWERS “Hard Headed Woman” -- Playing Church this Saturday with Plushgun and Four Point Restraints. We hear Sean Drinkwater of Freezepop/Lifestyle will be joining them on stage.
MODERN LOVERS “Roadrunner” -- This weekend: It's Pilgrim State Weekend on WFNX, spinning Massachusetts-born bands from today and decades past starting Thursday and (road)running to Sunday. There is a campaign to make "Roadrunner" the official rock song of the Bay State.
SEBADOH “Ocean” -- Video shot at TT The Bear's back in the day, continuing with our Pilgrim State teaser set.
ORBIT “Medicine” -- And one more for good measure.
ORCA ORCA “Say So” -- Today's Show Spotlight focuses on tonight @ T.T. The Bear's Place, where Allston Pudding is hosting Orca Orca...
ABADABAD “Indiana” -- ...as well as today's Boston Accents Song of the Day, and...
SOFT PYRAMIDS “Dwightsnake” -- ... BA faves Soft Pyramids, throwing down an older cut off their Electric Scenes record from March 2011.
Dwightsnake by Soft Pyramids
RIBS “Alarms” --Last week the Somerville apartment of Andre Obin (he of Endless Wave, Eyes Like Knies, Matters & Dunaway, and his solo efforts) caught ablaze due to an electrical fire, and he lost much of his personal belongings in addition to his home studio and music gear. I reached out to the Boston music scene to create a compilation, and the response has been incredible. Eighteen artists/bands have contributed, and as of press time, it's the 10th-best selling record on Bandcamp today. RIBS are included on it...
M.O.O.N. “Warehouse featuring Glass Teeth” -- ... as is M.O.O.N, the techno project from Stephen Gilarde, as well as...
FALSE MIRRORS "Sister Burden" -- ...this one-off project between Jeff from Autochrome and Josiah from Magic Shoppe.
ANDRE OBIN “Soft Rain” -- For more information on Obin's situation or to donate directly, go to My Fire With Andre.
THANK YOU TO ALL THE BANDS THAT CONTRIBUTED AND ALL THE PEOPLE WHO DONATED.
Friends of Andre by Vanya Records