On Twitter (and Facebook) I share links each day to various stuff that I think is great and/or worth people’s time. But not everyone that comes here is on Twitter or Facebook, so I gather up the best of those links each Monday and post them here so everyone can get in on the fun. If you’ve missed any of the past Monday Links (or just want to waste some time), check the archive of posts here.
You know what you need to go download right now? The Fuel/Friends summer mix, that’s what. It might be the best one Heather’s ever put together. No lie. Go get it.
This profile of 12-year old music critic Joshua Kirk is superb in every single way. Please take some time out of your day to read it.
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes released ‘This Life,’ another song from their forthcoming album, last week. It’s real lovely.
Last week also saw the release of an absolutely stunning black and white official video for Daughter’s ‘Youth.’
This video for The Cave Singers’ ‘Shine’ is also in black and white (and is also tremendous).
Want an awesome topic for your next late night music dork talk with friends? Here you go.
Well, this is lovely.
Pickwick stopped by HearYa for a session when they were here in Chicago in April. You can download the whole session for free right here. Here’s the video from the session for ‘Halls of Columbia,’ one of my favorite tracks from their superb debut (love the slightly slowed down approach on this):
This new tune from Volcano Choir, ‘Byegone,’ is some kind of gorgeous. Enjoy.