Bedouine – “One More Time”

Today, Bedouine unveils her new single “One More Time,” which will be on her album, Bird Songs of a Killjoy, out June 21st. She has previously shared “Bird,” “When You’re Gone,” and “Echo Park” from the forthcoming release. Along with the song, she has shared a video for the new track which gives a behind-the-scenes look at the recording of the strings at Capitol Studios.

Speaking of the song, she says:

“One More Time contemplates the difference between being with someone versus being alone; Whether a partnership should greatly change your life or allow you to continue carving independent paths. Khalil Gibran famously says lovers should be like two pillars holding up the same temple yet out from each other’s shadow. The song contemplates that in a cyclical relationship.”

Bird Songs of a Killjoy is available for pre-order now on lavender vinyl, black vinyl, and CD, plus a bundle including your choice of album format with a Bedouine t-shirt and hummingbird enamel pin.

Bedouine on tour

Jun. 1 – Las Vegas NV – Emerge Music and Impact Conference
Jun. 6 – Brooklyn NY – Rough Trade
Jun. 7-8 – Sonoma CA – Huichica
Jun. 13 – Los Angeles CA – The Moroccan Lounge
Jun. 26 – Durham NC – Outdoor Amp-Duke Gardens
Jun. 28 – Nashville TN – Musicians Corner at Centennial Park
Jul. 26-27 – Calgary AB – Calgary Folk Music Festival at Prince’s Island Park
Aug. 2 – Glasgow UK – Kelvingrove Bandstand (w/ Father John Misty)
Aug. 3 – Waterford IE – All Together Now Festival
Aug. 5 – The Hague NL – Zuiderparktheater *
Aug. 24 – Port Townsend, WA – Thing at McCurdy Pavilion Lawn
Aug. 25 – Denver CO – Denver Botanic Gardens *
Aug. 26 – Boulder CO – Chautauqua Auditorium *
Aug. 28 – Omaha NE  – Slowdown *
Aug. 29 – Kansas City MO – Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts – Helzberg Hall *
Aug. 30 – St. Louis MO – The Pageant *
Aug. 31 – Milwaukee WI – Pabst Theatre *
Sep. 2 – Hamburg DE – Elbphilharmonie *
Sep. 4 – Aarhus DK – Atlas
Sep. 5 – Copenhagen DK – Alice
Sep. 7 – London UK – Queen Elizabeth Hall
Sep. 10 – Brussels BE – Rotonde Botanique
Sep. 11 – Frankfurt DE – Mousonturm Café
Sep. 12 – Vienna AT – Arena outdoor *
Sep. 13 – Leipzig DE – Parkbühne GeyserHaus *
Sep. 14 – Berlin DE – Baumhaus Bar
Sep. 15 – Bruges BE – LEFFINGELEUREN Festival
Sep. 16 – Cologne DE – Wohngemeinschaft
Sep. 18 – Hamburg DE – Reeperbahn Festival
Sep. 20 – Nijmegen NL – Lutherse Kerk
Sep. 21 – Barcelona ES – BAM Festival
Oct. 5 – Chicago IL – Schubas Tavern
Oct. 7 – Toronto ON – The Drake
Oct. 8 – Montreal QC – Bar Le Ritz PDB
Oct. 9 – Allston MA – Great Scott
Oct. 11 – Washington DC – Songbyrd
Oct. 12 – Philadelphia PA – World Cafe Live – Upstairs
Oct. 13 – Richmond VA – Richmond Music Hall
Oct. 15 – Asheville NC – The Mothlight
Oct. 18 – Minneapolis MN – The Cedar Cultural Center

* w/ Jose Gonzalez

Bedouine – Bird Songs of a Killjoy (SB029)
LP/CD/DIG | 06.21.2019
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June 4, 2019

Sleepwalkers release Fault Is Me Remixes – Limited edition tape out Friday

Sleepwalkers have released Fault Is Me (Remixes) today with four new takes on their latest single, with remixes by Chris De Luca, DJ Harrison, Giavos, and John Austin York.

Austin York said, “‘Fault Is Me’ is about making the same mistakes time after time and blaming others for your problems. Ultimately knowing deep down it’s been your fault all along.”

The tracks are available digitally today and will be released on a limited edition cassette tape (only 150 made) on Friday. Free shipping for all orders placed before Friday!

Sleepwalkers on tour

May 31 – Richmond VA – The Broadberry
Jun. 8 – Charleston SC – The Royal American
Jun. 16 – Columbus OH – The Basement
Jun. 17 – Chicago IL – Schubas Tavern
Jun. 18 – Spring Green WI – The Shitty Barn
Jun. 20 – St. Louis MO – Off Broadway
Jun. 21 – Athens GA – AthFest Music & Arts Festival
Jun. 22 – Athens GA – Georgie Theatre
Jun. 28 – Charlotte NC – U.S. National Whitewater Center
Jul. 20 – Philadelphia PA – Boot & Saddle
Jul. 21 – Brooklyn NY – Rough Trade
Jul. 24 – Washington DC – DC9
Aug. 1 – Raleigh NC – Neptune’s Parlour
Aug. 2 – Asheville NC – The Mothlight
Aug. 3 – Lexington KY – The Burl
Aug. 4 – Nashville TN – High Watt

Sleepwalkers – Fault Is Me (Remixes) (SB030)
DIG | 05.22.2019
TAPE | 05.24.2019
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May 22, 2019

Jackie Cohen’s debut album ‘Zagg,’ out now

Today, Jackie Cohen unveils her debut album, Zagg. Zagg is the follow-up to her two introductory EPs released last year, Tacoma Night Terror Parts 1 & 2, which were called “utterly spellbinding” (The Line of Best Fit), “a stunning and complete debut” (Vinyl Me, Please), and “sleazy-listening glam” (The Guardian). The playing on Zagg – by Cohen with the Spacebomb House Band – and production – by Jonathan Rado (Foxygen) and Matthew E. White with freak-of-nature orchestral arrangements by Trey Pollard – is bright and beautiful across the whole grab-bag of love songs, laments, self-mortifications, meditations on sunscreen, hammer-anvil jams, and kit v. kit double drum cardio smash-bros looney tunes suicide pursuits.

More than one of Jackie’s many nicknames, “Zagg” is also a shout out to her uncanny ability to select an unanticipated word or musical flourish, her disarming poetic acumen, her ability to zoom in and out at lightning speed and spin a phrase into a mantra, or the opposite of a mantra. Each song on this record is its own unique little world, keeping a listener delightfully off-kilter throughout the entire affair. Here’s the record. Listen hard. Read the signs. Pack a lunch. Enjoy.

“a mainline plug into her unbroken inner monologue. These are songs that swoon and sway and sweep and jive, even if the messages are of anxiety, heartbreak and dark morbidity.” – Loud And Quiet

“bright, wonky and whimsical” – Too Many Blogs

“With her blend of dark lyrics and spell-binding vocals, Cohen’s music makes for an immersive listening experience” – Far Out Magazine

“playful… lively… spirited – The Line of Best Fit

Jackie Cohen – Zagg (SB027)
LP/CD/DIG | 05.10.2019
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May 10, 2019

Jackie Cohen breaks down her new album in Zagg Chats

In Zagg Chats, Jackie Cohen invites us into her world and gives a glimpse into the recording process of her new album, Zagg, which comes out this week. Hear her dissect the songwriting of “Get Out” in volume 1, describe a standoff with a motorist during the filming of the “Chico Chico” video in volume 2, and plenty more fascinating nuggets in videos to come.

Zagg is out tomorrow on runny yolk yellow vinyl, which comes with a Zagg enamel pin and sticker sheet, or on black vinyl and CD.

“a mainline plug into her unbroken inner monologue. These are songs that swoon and sway and sweep and jive, even if the messages are of anxiety, heartbreak and dark morbidity.”
Loud And Quiet

Jackie Cohen – Zagg (SB027)
LP/CD/DIG | 05.10.2019
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May 9, 2019

Bedouine – “Echo Park”

Bedouine‘s second album Bird Songs of a Killjoy will be released on May 31st, and today, she has followed up from the previously shared “Bird” and “When You’re Gone” with the video for new single, “Echo Park.” Watch/share the video here.

Speaking of the track, she says:

“Echo Park” started as kind of a joke. I was annoyed that my usual café was busy and there was nowhere to sit. I turned back around to my apartment, picked up the guitar, and started riffing on the neighborhood – it ended up being a really fun tune. I love my neighborhood but the rate at which things change can make your head spin. This song is about hanging on for dear life.

Bird Songs of a Killjoy is available for pre-order now on lavender vinyl, black vinyl, and CD, plus a bundle including your choice of album format with a Bedouine t-shirt and hummingbird enamel pin. The first 250 vinyl orders will receive a free 12×12″ signed print, and there’s only a handful of these left.

Bedouine on tour

Jun. 1 – Las Vegas NV – Emerge Music and Impact Conference
Jun. 6 – Brooklyn NY – Rough Trade
Jun. 7-8 – Sonoma CA – Huichica
Jun. 13 – Los Angeles CA – The Moroccan Lounge
Jun. 28 – Nashville TN – Musicians Corner at Centennial Park
Jul. 26-27 – Calgary AB – Calgary Folk Music Festival at Prince’s Island Park
Aug. 24 – Port Townsend, WA – Thing at McCurdy Pavilion Lawn
Aug. 25 – Denver CO – Denver Botanic Gardens *
Aug. 26 – Boulder CO – Chautauqua Auditorium *
Aug. 28 – Omaha NE  – Slowdown *
Aug. 29 – Kansas City MO – Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts – Helzberg Hall *
Aug. 30 – St. Louis MO – The Pageant *
Aug. 31 – Milwaukee WI – Pabst Theatre *
Sep. 7 – London UK – Queen Elizabeth Hall
Oct. 5 – Chicago IL – Schubas Tavern
Oct. 7 – Toronto ON – The Drake
Oct. 8 – Montreal QC – Bar Le Ritz PDB
Oct. 9 – Allston MA – Great Scott
Oct. 11 – Washington DC – Songbyrd
Oct. 12 – Philadelphia PA – World Cafe Live – Upstairs
Oct. 13 – Richmond VA – Richmond Music Hall
Oct. 15 – Asheville NC – The Mothlight
Oct. 18 – Minneapolis MN – The Cedar Cultural Center

* w/ Jose Gonzalez

Bedouine – Bird Songs of a Killjoy (SB029)
LP/CD/DIG | 05.31.2019
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April 24, 2019

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