Every post we've ever made going back to 2006 has been meticulously tagged and archived here for you. Use the 'by artist' dropdown or the filters to show posts that're more specific to what you're looking for, or just scroll down to peruse things chronologically. Thanks for reading!
We're having a moving sale to lighten the load for our move to our new Portland location! It's a celebration of not only the label's 2023 release output, but also of simply overcoming the challenges of the last year, once again regaining full control of our physical inventory. read more →
Gulfer // New pop-leaning single "Clean"
On new standalone single "Clean", Montreal four-piece Gulfer return with their signature style of glimmering, propulsive, and emotionally driven indie-rock. read more →
No Vacation // Spring 2024 North American Tour
Everyone's wavy gravy dream poppers are headed out for a run of dates across North America this spring! Tickets go on sale November 17! read more →
Ratboys // UK / EU Tour
Just a week after completing their five-week US tour, Ratboys are embarking on a two-week UK and EU tour read more →
Bruiser and Bicycle // Northeast US Fall Tour Dates
ATTN: Northeast US citizenry, Bruiser and Bicycle are taking their "free-spirited chaos" on the road this fall and attendance is mandatory to complete your wizard training!! read more →
Weatherday // On tour with New Grounds Death Rugby
Sputnik is back in the US and Weatherday are playing shows all August with a full backing band read more →
Ratboys // announcing new album 'The Window' + fall tour!
Ratboys' new album The Window is coming out August 25. The first single "It's Alive!" is out now. read more →
Sweet Pill // "Dog Song" video
THE NEW ̶ ̶S̶W̶E̶E̶T̶ ̶P̶I̶L̶L̶ ̶ ̶SWEET PUPS MUSIC VIDEO FOR “DOG SONG” IS OUT NOW !! read more →
Bruiser and Bicycle // 'Holy Red Wagon'
'Holy Red Wagon' - the explosive and frenetic new album from Bruiser and Bicycle - is out now! read more →
TSR @ SXSW 2023
We’ll be at SXSW this year! Our 12th year, and our first time back since 2019! We and our artists have a lot going on all week. We’re throwing 2 showcases read more →
Call to action: visa fee increases for international artists
The US Department of Homeland Security has proposed rate increases that would make touring in the United States for international artists significantly more expensive. read more →
Introducing: Bruiser and Bicycle
Please welcome Bruiser and Bicycle to our roster! Their album Holy Red Wagon is out April 5. The first single "1000 Engines" is out now. read more →
Sweet Pill and Their / They're / There go on tour!
Sweet Pill and Their / They're / There are heading out on tour together! read more →
Parannoul // announcing: 'After the Magic'
We're so excited to finally share our partnership with Parannoul and announce the new record. 'After the Magic' will be released on 1/28 read more →
Knifeplay X TAGABOW // the TOUR
That’s right, Knifeplay and They Are Gutting a Body of Water are heading out on tour together. Sickest bands, sickest tour, sickest shoe, sickest gaze. read more →
No Vacation // West Coast Tour
No Vacation are heading up the West Coast on tour this February! read more →
Knifeplay // Audiotree Live
Knifeplay’s full Audiotree Live session is out now. 6 songs performed live. read more →
Sobs // the First US Tour
Sobs are heading out across the US for their first ever shows in North America! read more →
Sweet Pill // Audiotree Live
Sweet Pill’s Audiotree session is out now! 8 songs off their debut record Where the Heart Is performed live, and they went hard as hell. read more →
our whole store is back up!! it's time for a sale :-) read more →
we're unloaded in Portland! + Kickstarter backer rewards artwork // an update on our inventory
after driving 2200 miles in 36 hours (lololol) we are now unloaded and now officially 100% in Portland! read more →
hello from Texas!! // an update on our inventory
today was a big day. we have officially gotten our inventory back! five of us are down in Austin loading up a truck read more →
we did it!! // an update on our inventory
One month ago we were completely overcome with despair, but with your support, we're now more optimistic than ever about the future of our record label. read more →
Knifeplay // "Ryan Song"
Knifeplay has offered us another track off their upcoming record. “Ryan Song” is out everywhere, along with its achingly beautiful music video. read more →
cool original // 'another second, a whole lifetime'
The end of summer is also marking the end of cool original’s outtakes from “bad summer” series. Today we’re expanding the universe one last time with another second, a whole lifetime. read more →
we need your help // an important update regarding our warehouse and mail order operations
the mail order fulfillment company we partnered with, Awesome Distro, has gone bankrupt. they have abruptly shut down, owing us tens of thousands of dollars in revenue and forcing us to relocate 17 years worth of inventory immediately with no advance notice. read more →
Please welcome Knifeplay to our roster! We’re thrilled to announce that their new album ‘Animal Drowning’ is out October 19, and you can hear the first single “Promise” now. read more →
We’re simply thrilled to share that we're partnering JYOCHO to release their album 'Let’s Promise to Be Happy' on cassette and vinyl! JYOCHO’s music exudes pure emotion. It’s chaotic, non-linear, poetic, and gorgeous. read more →
Thanya Iyer's Montreal Community // scene report
The Montreal music scene is AMAZING! There are so many incredible artists making innovative and creative music that sounds like no other! I’m really grateful to be a part of such a nourishing and nurturing community. read more →