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The Donkeys Return With “Born With Stripes” 4/26!

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Our dearest Donkeys are returning with a great, new album on April 26th!

Stream, download and embed the first song from Born With Stripes, “Don’t Know Who We Are,” below.

“Don’t Know Who We Are” by The Donkeys by deadoceans

We have more info on the album, artwork and tour dates after the jump!

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John Vanderslice Releases New Digital EP for FREE! Download “Green Grow The Rushes” and Will Tour This Fall With John Darnielle’s The Extra Lens

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We have another surprise from one of our artists – John Vanderslice has unveiled a brand new EP titled Green Grow The Rushes. Not only that, it’s absolutely free to download from his website. FREE?! Beautiful music for no monetary compensation whatsoever! Has John Vanderslice gone totally mad?

Tracklisting:

1. Thule Fog
2. I’ll Never Live Up To You
3. Pony Express
4. Streetlights
5. Lay Down
6. Penthouse Window

Click here for 320kbps mp3s + artwork + lyrics and credits
Click here for Uncompressed WAV files + artwork + lyrics and credits

The answer is that, no, JV is actually quite well.  In fact, he will be hitting the road (and CMJ) with The Extra Lens, who has a new album coming out on Merge.  The Extra Lens is John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats and Franklin Bruno of the Human Hearts. We get stoked brains every time JV and John Darnielle are mentioned in the same paragraph – this will be a great tour.

10/19/10 Philadelpia, PA – Tin Angel
10/20/10 Washington, DC – The Rock and Roll Hotel
10/21/10 New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (CMJ Showcase)
10/23/10 Northampton, MA – Iron Horse Entertainment Group

free downloads

Time Between by Bear in Heaven
Start Again by Bishop Allen
Goshen '97 by Strand of Oaks
Shut In by Strand of Oaks
Dograces by Dub Thompson
Ring the Bell by White Hinterland
The Instinct by Mark McGuire
One Half by Julianna Barwick

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Poison Ivy by Bleached

Start Again by Bishop Allen

Shut In by Strand of Oaks

No Devotion by White Hinterland

5 out soon

Bishop Allen
Lights Out
CD / LP
Bear In Heaven
Time Is Over One Day Old
CD / LP
Bleached
For The Feel
7"

todays shows

Califone
Eugene, OR - Living Room Show  w/ Boxhead Ensemble

The Donkeys
Bellingham, WA - The Shakedown

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