Irish garage pop trios SQUAREHEAD and SO COW have a new split LP, Out of Season, out today via Brooklyn's Inflated Records (former home to Ava Luna, Oberhofer, Ducktails, etc). Stream the entire record below -- essential listening for fans of smart, hook-heavy indie pop. We've been enthusiastically spinning Squarehead's "More Quickly" on WFNX
Tomorrow, the Phoenix and WFNX are presenting a free, unofficial, daytime CMJ showcase at Brooklyn's 285 Kent. No badges are necessary and all ages are welcome. The line-up is stacked with some of our favorite bands from New York, Massachusetts, and beyond. Read on for a guide to the line-up, and if you're in New York, come by and say hey.