Featuring remixes from the likes of Neon Indian and Memory Tapes, The Silent League offer up two free downloads from their new EP as well as the opportunity to stream the entire record ahead of its release next week.
long-time favourite at TLOBF Towers. Here’s the new video from Brooklyn’s The Silent League… They have a new album out which is really rather excellent, fans of pop grandeur look no further.
A FREE EP exclusive to TLOBF. A brand new song by The Silent League, featuring remixes from Neon Indian, Helado Negro and Prequel.
With the release of The Silent League’s third album ‘…But You’ve Always Been The Caretaker’ due on February 1st – the remix cogs have sprung into motion. First up is fellow SiC label mate Memory Tapes.
“This is hairs on the back of your neck stuff.” Mathew Parri Thomas is first in line to review the majestic third from Brookyln veterans The Silent League.
Next week sees NYC’s The Silent League embark on a UK tour in support of their rather fabulous sophomore album Of Stars & Other Somebodies [review]. Led by Justin Russo (ex-Mercury Rev), the Brooklyn-ites will bring their slice of orchestral indie pop to 15 dates around the country, crowned by an appearence at record label [...]
Hailing from Brooklyn NYC, The Silent League return with their sophomore effort Of Stars & Other Somebodies. Led by Jason Russo, formely of Mercury Rev, the eight piece band have set about making an album of grand proportions. Taking the blueprint from their debut release The Orchestra, Sadly Has Refused, Russo has carved and crafted [...]
Now in the deepest darkest thaw of winter it seems like an eternity ago that the lovely and exotic Common Prayer were over here on our shores woo’ing summer audiences with appearances at Truck Festival and the The Garage, amongst others. Here Jason and Alex answer our wee quiz questions and debut the Abandoned Lighthouse remix of ‘Of Saints’.
Truck is its own beast. Hell, it has its own beast, in the form of its cutely furry Truck monster mascot, who didn’t seem to make many appearances this year. Most of the times I saw him (her?) he was sulking motionlessly, which may be to do with the fact that Truck is now officially a teenager.
The Line Of Best Fit and London label Something In Constriction are back for yet another (by now, legendary) ILL FIT. Oh yes. Full details inside.
It sounds a bit like a Swedish disco cousin of Laura Brannigan’s ‘Self Control’ and is going to be Number One in the charts for eleven weeks next summer. Can you tell what it is yet?!
CMJ: It’s not all beer and bands, you CAN have fun too as David Laurie proves.. TLOBF takes it to the streets of NYC for the annual music and arts marathon.
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