We always have time for Erased Tapes, but this is really worth taking some time out for. Beautiful mediative piano pieces. Ukrainian pianist Lubomyr Melnyk returns with his new album ‘Rivers and Streams’, the embodiment of his signature style. ‘Rivers and Streams’ focuses deeply on Melnyk's connection to water, to the point where the music itself begins to embody its liquid form. Memorising stuff.
In this special 2015 issue; One hundred albums, interviews with Carrie Brownstein, Kamasi Washington and Ryley Walker plus new articles from Jon Savage and Laura Snapes.You can read it in full here.The top one hundred albums list is as follows;1 Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell2 Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear3 Ryley Walker - Primrose Green4 Julia Holter - Have You In My Wilderness5 Kamasi Washington - The Epic6 Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit7 Badbadnotgood & Ghostface Killah - Sour Soul8 Tobias Jesso Jnr. - Goon9 Kurt Vile - b’lieve i’m goin down10 Sleater-Kinney - No Cities To Love11 Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Multi-Love12 Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp... Continue Reading →
Thanks to our buds at Virago and Little Brown Books, we have three sets of Carrie Brownstein gift packs to give away, with this years amazing No Cities to Love album on CD from Sleater-Kinney and her forthcoming memoir Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl.If you would like to win this illustrious double, all you have to do is tweet, instagram or email us a picture of ... How Carrie makes you feel?We'll make decisions on winners next week.We are so excited about Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl and will have copies in the shop and website very soon. Press has been unanimously glowing, most importantly from her peers. “Carrie has written the book everyone has been waiting for. It looks inside... Continue Reading →