Jointpop

Vid for the new single from the Trinidad and Tobago-based combo – and taken from a forthcoming album produced by Grant Lee Buffalo’s Paul Kimble…

Giant Sand

‘Tumble and Tear’ is taken from the debut album by Tucson’s Giant Sand, ‘Valley of Rain’ – recorded in 1983, and eventually released by 1985, the long-player from Howe Gelb and co is rereleased, and the band tour the UK to promote it, including a show at Glasgow’s Oran Mor on June 10.

Sparks

Title track from forthcoming album ‘Hippopotamus’, due out on September (!) 8th. The band play Edinburgh, Manchester, Nottingham, Birmingham, Bristol and London around launch time – more at www.allsparks.com

Tulipomania

From the Pennsylvania band’s brand new album This Gilded Age (reviewed here)

They Might Be Giants

Week 32 of the duo’s Dial-A-Song 2015 project, and included on the upcoming kids album ‘Why?’, out at the end of November 2015.

Calexico

Video for the band’s current single, taken from the top 40 City Slang album ‘Edge of the Sun’, and featuring Jose Gonzales