Daily Archives: July 3, 2016

New Releases 7/08: THE MOTET, ERIC GALES, ERIC KRASNO & More…

The first full week of July brings with it a much thicker list of great new albums, than last week’s. The biggest names with new releases this week are Heart, The Motet, Eric Gales, Eric Krasno, Aphex Twin, Chevelle and Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley. A few other acts with some captivating new music are Bad Bad Not Good, Frankie Lee and Sean McConnell.

  • Aphex Twin- “Cheetah”   ep
  • Bad Bad Not Good- “IV”
  • Chevelle- “The North Corridor”
  • CIRCA- “Valley Of The Windmill”
  • Dust Bolt- “Mass Confusion”
  • Eric Gales- “A Night On The Sunset Strip” (live)
  • Eric Krasno- “Blood From A Stone”
  • Frankie Lee- “American Dreamer”
  • Heart- “Beautiful Broken”
  • Inter Arma- “Paradise Gallows”
  • Kenny Garrett- “Do Your Dance!”
  • Konx-Om Pax- “Caramel”
  • Kree Harrison- “This Old Thing”
  • Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley- “The Country Blues”
  • Sean McConnell- “Sean McConnell”
  • Shura- “Nothing’s Real”
  • The Avalanches- “Wildflower”
  • The Julie Ruin- “Hit Reset”
  • The Motet- “Totem”
  • Wymond Miles- “Call By Night”

This is the list of new releases for this Friday, July 8th. As usual, I will pick one of these albums to review. Check back on Saturday to see which one I chose and to read the review. That’s What I Know, So That’s What You Know!!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY PAUL BARRERE, VINCE CLARKE, KEVIN HEARN & More…

1929- David Lynch (member of The Platters; “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes”; died in 1981)

DAVID LYNCH… 2 enero, 2014

The Platters w/ David Lynch “Twilight Time” live video link here.

1930- Tommy Tedesco (session guitarist; recorded w/ The Beach Boys, Everly Brothers, The Supremes, Elvis Presley, Sam Cooke + more….; died in 1997)

Tommy Tedesco

1940- Fontella Bass (female singer + pianist; “Rescue Me”; died in 2012)

Fontella Bass: Top 5 Covers of

Fontella Bass “Rescue Me” live video link here.

1948- Paul Barrere (guitar w/ Little Feat; “Dixie Chicken”, “Feats Don’t Fail Me Now” + more; has performed as a member of Phil Lesh & Friends;  also tours w/ fellow Little Feat member Fred Tackett performing more stripped down material)                         68 yrs.

Paul Barrere · Fred Tackett

Little Feat w/ Paul Barrere “Fat Man In The Bathtub” live video link here.

1950- Otis Damon Harris (vocals w/ The Temptations from 1971 to 1975; “Just My Imagination”; died in 2013)

Otis "Damon" Harris

1952- Andy Fraser (founding member of Free in 1968; “All Right Now”; bassist w/ John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers; his songs have been covered by Ted Nugent, Robert Palmer + Joe Cocker; died in 2015)

Andy Fraser

1952- Laura Branigan (singer; “Gloria”; died in 2004)

Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan “Self Control” video link here.

1958- Neil Clark (guitarist w/ Lloyd Cole & The Commotions)                 58 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1960- Vince Clarke (keyboards w/ Depeche Mode; “Just Can’t Get Enough”; member of  Yaz; “Don’t Go”; member of Erasure; “Chains Of Love”)         56 yrs.

Vince Clarke

Yaz w/ Vince Clarke “Don’t Go” video link here.

1968- Martyn Walsh (bassist w/ Inspiral Carpets)        48 yrs.

Martyn Walsh - Inspiral

1969- Kevin Hearn (keyboards, guitar, accordian w/ Barenaked Ladies)         47 yrs.

F*CK YEAH Kevin Hearn

Barenaked Ladies w/ Kevin Hearn “Odds Are” video link here.

These are your birthdays for today, along with video links for some of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉