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“Filthy and Afraid” by Superdrag

Being the blogosphere's power pop apologist, I find it my duty to point out that "Filthy and Afraid," the second track released from Superdrag's ...
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“November Was White, December Was Grey” by Say Hi

Say Hi's "November Was White, December Was Grey," is built around a simple sentiment, one which is shared by just about everyone in the Midwest, ...
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From the IRCWHQ Newsdesk: Beaten Awake Are Doing a Double Release Show for Their New 7"

Kent's Beaten Awake are celebrating the release of their first new material since 2006's Let's Get Simplified with two local shows this weekend. ...
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Moving Pictures: "Monk Chant (Live on German TV)" by The Monks

This clip of the way influential garage rock band, The Monks, playing "Monk Chant" on German TV in 1965 poses an interesting question. If you're ...
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Moving Pictures: "The Hope That House Built" by Future of the Left

If you ever wondered where Andrew Falkous of Future of the Left and Mclusky found those sad souls he so regularly skewers in song, wonder no more. ...
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“Andrew” by Crystal Antlers

With the landmark indie label, Touch and Go Records, shutting down their distribution arm, and announcing a major restructuring project, Crystal ...
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“Anyango” by Extra Golden

With one of the most infectious, inviting, and genuinely happy live shows around, the half Kenyan, half American band, Extra Golden can make even ...
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From the IRCWHQ Newsdesk: Bill Fox Jams with Tourist Union , CV Reviewed at P4K, Other Girls Featured at RCRDLBL, and Mastodon to Shred The Beachland

A few odds and ends to start off your week:* Bill Fox played a sold out show at The Beachland Tavern this past Saturday night. Technically, he was ...
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