1. Single Serving: The Shoe – Paper Cup

    There’s a sweet, fragile, breathy innocence to this track. You probably won’t even realize it’s that one actress - that one from Stepmom and Donnie Darko and Into The Wild (a.k.a. Jena Malone). Her sweet observations parlay into thoughtful, sentimental lyrics. There’s the feeling that her sensitivities reflect a lovely layered intelligence, paired with that sweet melody. Continue…

    There's a sweet, fragile, breathy innocence to this latest single from Jena Malone's project The Shoe.

  1. Musical Pairings:
    The New Pornographers – Brill Bruisers

    For at least three decades stretching from the 1940′s through the 1960′s, the Brill Building in NYC was an incredibly important part of American pop music. By the 1940′s it was already home to numerous music publishers; and by the early 1960′s as many as 165 music businesses operated from the address. It was a powerhouse for songwriting, publishing, Continue…

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  1. Pairings Box Singles:
    TK036: Oxford Drama – Asleep/Awake b/w Venter Remix

    It’s easy to take for granted, but occasionally it is worth reflecting upon what a truly remarkable experience it is to discover beautiful music crafted halfway around the world that somehow improbably made its way to our ears. For example, Wrocław, Poland duo Oxford Drama (a.k.a. Małgorzata Dryjańska and Marcin Mrówka) have been recording together Continue…

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  1. Served Three Ways:
    Three Covers of Frank Ocean’s “Thinkin Bout You”

    We’re tapping into a brand new Served Three Ways for you today. As always that means we’re dishing out three covers by three different artists of the same song. In the past we’ve featured covers of songs by Grimes, The Knife, and Drake. Today we have three different interpretations of Frank Ocean‘s gorgeous single “Thinking About You.” Below, Continue…

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  1. Mixtapes:
    The 20 Best New Indie Bands For Your Fall Mixtape

    Let there be no doubt that, in my humble opinion, Fall is the best time of the year. Hands down. This season brings with it so many awesome things including (in no particular order) lovely weather, beautiful foliage, decorative gourds, figs, baseball playoffs, pumpkin recipes, spiced cider, mulled wine, Halloween, and Thanksgiving. The official first day Continue…

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