Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Smummer's Smending

Traditionally August is one of the slower month for releases... or at least good ones (I see the Jonas Brothers and Staind have been busy). But here are a few bright spot amongst the detritus.

Black Kids - Partie Traumatic (Almost Gold)

Brendan Canning - Something for All (Arts & Crafts)

Hercules & Love Affair (EMD)

Hold Steady - Stay Positive (Vagrant)

Abe Vigoda - Skeleton (Pop Mafia)

Women - S/T (Flemish Eye)

Quest for Fire - S/T (Storyboard)

Neil Halstead - Oh Mighty Engine (Brushfire)

Liz Phair - Exile in Guyville (reissue) (Matador)

Xavier Rudd - Dark Shades of Blue (Fontana)

Stills - Oceans Will Rise (Arts & Crafts)