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Sam Evian – “Sleep Easy”

Sam Evian – “Sleep Easy”

June 15, 2016

We’re very excited to welcome Sam Evian to the Saddle Creek family! Watch the video for “Sleep Easy” and pre-order the 7″ from our online store.


Icky Blossoms virtual reality video

Icky Blossoms virtual reality video

June 1, 2016

Icky Blossoms premiered a new virtual reality video for “Phantasmagoria” on The A.V. Club! Watch it on your phone for the full experience.


Big Thief’s “Masterpiece” in stores

Big Thief’s “Masterpiece” in stores

May 27, 2016

Happy Release Day to Big Thief!! Masterpiece is now available at your local independent record store! Or pick it up in the online storeiTunes, or Spotify.


The Thermals on Last Call with Carson Daly

The Thermals on Last Call with Carson Daly

May 24, 2016

The Thermals will be on Last Call with Carson Daly on Wednesday 5/25 featuring “Into The Code” and “My Heart Went Cold” filmed at The Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles. The episode airs at 12:35AM central time!


Stream The Thermals – We Disappear

Stream The Thermals – We Disappear

March 17, 2016

Stream The Thermals’ new album in full on NPR Music’s First Listen!

“The mixture of fatalism and hope, of heart-pumping romance and snub-nosed realism, is what makes We Disappear so gripping. That and the hooks. “


Record Store Day 2016

Record Store Day 2016

March 8, 2016

Announcing our 2016 Record Store Day releases!

The Thermals - Hey You 7″
Limited to 1,000. w/ exclusive B-side cover of Jefferson Airplane classic “White Rabbit”

Cho-Cho & Dasheen – Cool Pool Reggae 7″
Limited to 500. Cho-Cho & Dasheen is a collaboration between Jake Bellows (Neva Dinova), Morgan Nagler (Whispertown), Orenda Fink (Azure Ray), Todd Fink (The Faint), and local musicians the group encountered while traveling in Jamaica.


Big Thief – Masterpiece

Big Thief – Masterpiece

March 3, 2016

Stream Big Thief’s new song “Real Love” and read an exclusive interview with the band on Noisey.

The Masterpiece LP is out May 27th. Pre-order the CD, Digital, or Limited Edition colored LP here!

 


Introducing Big Thief!

Introducing Big Thief!

February 15, 2016

We’re very happy to welcome Big Thief to the Saddle Creek family! Watch the video for “Masterpiece” here. You can stream and download the track on iTunes and Spotify.

They’re playing some shows with Eleanor Friedberger, then joining Yuck for a full US tour including SXSW. Check the full tour dates.

Stay tuned for news about their debut album.


The Thermals announce new album and track premiere!

The Thermals announce new album and track premiere!

January 6, 2016

The Thermals seventh full-length album, We Disappear, will be out March 25th! Pitchfork just premiered the first single from the album, “Hey You,” check it out here.

You can pre-order your copy at the Online Store on Digital, CD, black LP, or one of 400 limited edition copies pressed on clear vinyl. (limited edition vinyl sold out.)

We Disappear was produced by Chris Walla (formerly of Death Cab For Cutie), with whom the band has worked frequently, and was recorded in Portland at Kung Fu Bakery (The Shins, Tegan and Sara) and in Seattle, [...]


Hop Along’s “Painted Shut” – Best of 2015

Hop Along’s “Painted Shut” – Best of 2015

December 9, 2015

It’s December and the end of year lists are now coming in. Not surprisingly, they’ve confirmed what we already suspected: Hop Along’s Painted Shut is one of the best albums of 2015. Congrats Frances, Joe, Mark, and Tyler!

#2 on The Oregonian’s Best Albums of 2015
#5 on Paste’s 50 Best Albums of 2015
#6 on Recommended Listen’s 30 Best Albums of 2015
#7 on Stereogum’s 50 Best Albums of 2015
#8 on Noisey’s 50 Best Albums of 2015
#10 on David Dye’s (NPR World Cafe) Top 10 Albums of the Year
#11 on Impose [...]


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