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The Fresh & Onlys – “Yes or No”

By amelia |
Jun 12 2012

Bay Area favorites The Fresh & Onlys premiered “Yes or No” today, the first taste of their forthcoming Long Slow Dance due out on Mexican Summer this fall.

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The Fresh & Onlys’ lead guitarist Wymond Miles is playing the Sacred Bones Northside Party at Glasslands this coming Sunday, June 17th with labelmates Crystal Stilts // Amen Dunes //  Vår // Warthog

Get yr tickets HERE


Quilt – “Young Gold” (live at Glasslands)

By rachelb |
Feb 17 2012

Boston psych-rock trio Quilt is a definite favorite around here, and if you haven’t already you should listen to and love on their Mexican Summer released full-length, Quilt. It’s srsly dope. They recently played a gorgeous set opening for Jeremy Jay at Glasslands, which you can watch below via the prolific Bleary Eyed Brooklyn. Be sure to grab your tickets for their show on March 3rd with Mac Demarco and Widowspeak!

Quilt is playing at Glasslands Saturday March 3rd with Mac Demarco and Widowspeak

Get yr tickets HERE

Light Asylum – New Tracks + Album Release Party

By rachelb |
Feb 15 2012

Futuristic synth duo Light Asylum has announced that their self-titled full-length will drop May 1st via Mexican Summer, and we’re psyched to help them celebrate with an Album Release Party!

Yesterday they released the album’s lead single, “Shallow Tears”, along with it’s mesmerizing “Genesis” B-side, the former of which you can listen to below. Grab your tickets now, this one will sell fast!

Light Asylum – Shallow Tears by Mexican Summer

Light Asylum is playing Le Poisson Rouge on Thursday, May 3rd with oOoOO // Black Marble

Get yr tickets HERE

Slava – “I’ve Got Feelings Too”

By amelia |
Jan 25 2012

BK producer Slava has a new EP on the horizon, with Soft Control locked in for a February 7th release via Mexican Summer/ Software.

“I’ve Got Feelings Too” is a cut from the effort, check it out.

Slava – I’ve Got Feelings Too by softwarelabel

Slava is playing Glasslands on Tuesday, January 31st with Megafortress // Carlos Giffoni // When the Mountains Turn Blue // Joel Ford (DJ Set)

Get yr tickets HERE

New Videos from Keepaway, Quilt, TRUST

By amelia |
Jan 10 2012

BK’s Keepaway will be celebrating the release of Black Flute (Greedhead) tonight at Glasslands with a little help from some Das Racist friends. Check out their heavy petting video for “Cake”.

Keepaway is playing Glasslands tonight with Lakutis // Big Baby Ghandi // Dracula’s Dick // HEEMS (Das Racist DJ set)

Get yr tickets HERE

On the heels of their self-titled debut on Mexican Summer, Boston-based trio Quilt shares a video for their laid-back single “Young Gold”.

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Quilt is returning to Glasslands on Wednesday, February 8th with Jeremy Jay // Slowdance // Backwords

Get yr tickets HERE

Toronto-based duo TRUST, who opened for Balam Acab’s NYC debut show at LPR not too long ago, will release their debut with Arts & Crafts entitled TRST in late February. “Bulbform” is the hair-raising lead single matched up with a cryptic video to really drive it home.

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Album Releases from Quilt, ARMS, more

By amelia |
Nov 8 2011

Today is a big day for our upcoming artists’ and some very exciting album releases. Below are the details on how to score the brand new records and then catch the artists live!

Quilt (debut LP!) by Quilt via Mexican Summer // show Wednesday, Novemeber 9th @ Glasslands (record release party!)

Summers Skills (debut LP!) by ARMS via self-released // show Friday, Novemeber 11th @ Glasslands (record release party!)

Ghost Town by Owen via Polyvinyl // show Friday, December 12th @ Glasslands

Glossolalia EP by Zambri via Kanine // played its record release party at Glasslands last week, check out pics!

Giveaway: Quilt LP + Pair of Tickets

By amelia |
Nov 7 2011

Boston-based psych-folk trio Quilt is releasing its self-titled debut LP tomorrow, Novemeber 8th via Mexican Summer followed up by a record release party with a rad line-up on Wednesday at Glasslands.

We’re giving you a chance to score a vinyl copy of the debut plus a pair of tickets to see the show!

All you have to do is follow and retweet HERE

Quilt is playing Glasslands on Wednesday, Novemeber 9th with Total Slacker // Lilac // DIVE // Royal Baths

Get yr tickets HERE

Upcoming Fall Releases

By amelia |
Sep 30 2011

Over at Pitchfork today they posted a list of upcoming fall releases, which is a super helpful resource to pretty much everyone (thanks interns). We’ve got an abridged version for you, zeroing in on our upcoming artists!

no interns were harmed in the making of this list.

October 11th:

Crooked Fingers – Breaks In The Armor via Merge (show 11/5)

Gross Magic – Teen Jamz via Fat Possum (show 10/15)

Gauntlet Hair - Gauntlet Hair via Dead Oceans (CMJ party 10/22)

Hess Is More – Creation Keeps the Devil Away via Nublu (record release party 11/04)

High Places - Original Colors via Thrill Jockey (show 11/18)

October 25th:

The Strange Boys – Live Music via Rough Trade (record release party 11/19 )

November 7th:

Quilt – Quilt via Mexican Summer (record release party 11/9)

November 8th:

Owen – Ghost Town via Polyvinyl (show 12/02)

Zambri – Glossolalia EP via Kanine (show 11/03)