Tuesday Update Bon Iver, Carter Tutti Void, HTRK, Oh Sees

The Declining Winter, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Ezra Furman, The Heavy Metal Cowboys of Botswana.


  • North Brewing asked perennial Norman fav the Declining Winter to write some songs to accompany their new beer. Sadly the beer is not included.
  • It’s a teary goodbye from Carter, Tutti, and Void as the industrial trio will part ways after album three.
  • Bon ‘the don’ Iver continues to be a big fan of commas, 
  • We’ve been getting our hands dirty hand-picking preorders for you. Have a rummage, you might find something you’ll enjoy.

New music

  • HTRK eschew noise for minimalism to great effect. They still hate rock though.
  • That new OCS/The Oh Sees/Thee Oh Sees/Oh Sees LP is finally due.
  • Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and friends reflect on Julius Eastman’s legacy.
  • Twelve pieces of vulnerable punk from Ezra Furnam.
  • It’s noisy Pharmakon’s least horrible album cover yet!
  • I hope Violent Femmes didn’t blister in the sun this bank holiday.
  • chk chk chk chicken, lay a little dance punk for me.
  • The Futureheads deserve our respect for introducing the kids to Kate Bush.
  • To all our readers in Chicago, I hope you have a happy Whitney day.
  • Experimental pop’s Velvet Negroni wears his hoodie on his legs.
  • A strong band name/album name combo from Meatraffle.
  • Shards are vocal explorers formed at the behest of Nils Frahm. 
  • I’ll say it again. The Heavy Metal Cowboys of Botswana.
  • Lana Del Rey should’ve called it Norman Fudging Records.
  • The S.L.P. is Serge from that there Kasabian. Features a guest spot from *checks notes* Little Simz?


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Tom’s on holiday right now, I hope I’m doing him proud.

Featured albums

Ethan Montgomery / The Declining Winter
Vatican Shadow
Lana Del Rey
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Bryce Dessner, Eighth Blackbird
Bon Iver
Miriam Makeba
Cabaret Voltaire
Violent Femmes
Oh Sees
Snail Mail
The S.L.P.
Carter Tutti Void
!!! (chk chk chk)
The Futureheads
Velvet Negroni
Ezra Furman
(Sandy) Alex G
Jónsi & Alex Somers