Silver Jews recording. The 14-track effort is entitled Early Times, and culls from the band’s original 7″ EP Dime Map of the Reef and the 12″ EP The Arizona Record, both of which were recorded when the lineup consisted of David Berman and Pavement’s Stephen Malkmus and Bob Nastanovich. Below, you can download an mp3 of the track “Secret Knowledge of Back Roads”. Early Times arrives June 19th.
DOWNLOAD: Silver Jews – “Secret Knowledge of Back Roads”
*[consequenceofsound.net] From September 5-9th, Musicfest NW will stage 150 bands across 16 venues in Portland, Oregon. Notables on this year’s lineup include Passion Pit, Girl Talk, Beirut, Silversun Pickups, Dinosaur Jr., Fucked Up, Hot Snakes, The Tallest Man on Earth, Swans, Sebadoh, J. Mascis, Sloan (performing Twice Removed) Redd Kross, The Helio Sequence, The Men, Purity Ring, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Menomena, Danny Brown, Moonface, Tanlines, Lightning Blot, and Nite Jewel.
Also on the bill are Hazel, Big Business, Red Fang, Old 97′s, Big Freedia, Omar Souleyman, Black Mountain, Ceremony, King Khan and the Shrines, Future Islands, Chelsea Wolfe, LP, Xiu Xiu, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Crystal Antlers, Craft Spells, Trust, Jonathan Toubin, Touche Amore, Julia Holter, Gardens & Villa, Radiation City, and Hey Marseilles.
Festival tickets are now available via musicfestnw.com.