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Senryu To Play Big Ears Festival, TinyMixTapes Debutes "MORNINGKIDNIGHTKID" Video!

Knoxville, TN outfit Senryu will be playing Big Ears Festival this weekend on Friday, March 26 at the Knoxville Museum of Art at 7PM and Big Ears Annex at 10PM. They also will play Big Ears Annex on Saturday, March 27.

Senryu will release Inkling, their first release on El Deth Records, on April 13, 2010! Check out their video for “MORNINGKIDNIGHTKID” below. You can also watch it on!

Check out their song “Inklings” (cleared to re-post.)

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Yukon Blonde's Debut Releases Today!

Yukon Blonde releases it’s full-length debut, via Bumstead Productions today, March 23rd. The band just wrapped up a successful string of shows at SXSW and now continues to tour in support of Yukon Blonde (previously released in Canada on February 9th).

You can hear the record, in it’s entirety, streaming at Spinner now!

Yukon Blonde 2010 Tour Dates:

03.26 – Amigo’s (Saskatoon, SK)
03.27 – The Palomino (Calgary, AB)
04.01 – The Mint (Los Angeles, CA)
04.02 – Hotel Utah (San Francisco, CA)
04.04 – Muse Lounge (Eugene, OR)
04.05 – Backspace (Portland, OR)


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Team Clermont @ SXSW!!


NX35 Starts Today!

Denton, TX will be playing host to NX35 again this year, and the festivities start up tonight! The festival runs through Sunday, and several Team Clermont artists will be representing!

Andy’s Bar – History At Our Disposal

Dan’s Silver Leaf – Sarah Jaffe
Texas 8 Ball – Bridges & Blinking Lights

The North Texas Fairgrounds – Midlake
Andy’s Bar – Bigbang
Texas 8 Ball – Unusual Animals Showcase Presented By Asthmatic Kitty
Dan’s Silver Leaf – The Low Lows, Robert Gomez
Hailey’s – Matthew & The Arrogant Sea

The Boiler Room – Smile Smile, Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt
Dan’s Silver Leaf – Pattern Is Movement
Hailey’s – Jookabox

See you in Denton!

New Granada & Team Clermont

New Granada Records & Team Clermont Announce SXSW Day Parties!

We are partnering with Tampa-based label New Granada for a two-day SXSW afternoon party at The Ghost Room . The parties will feature a number of New Granada bands as well as several artists from the Team Clermont roster. The event runs from 12PM to 6PM on Friday, March 19th and Saturday, March 20th. Details and bands are listed below. Hope to see you there!

What: New Granada Records & Team Clermont Day Parties
Where: The Ghost Room 304 West 4th Street
When: Friday, March 19th & Saturday, March 20th
Time: 12PM – 6PM

12:00 – Rec Center (Tampa)
01:00 – Venice Is Sinking (Athens)
02:00 – The Tenant (Austin/Orlando)
03:00 – Zillionaire (Tampa)
04:00 – New Roman Times (Austin)
05:00 – The Lows Lows (Austin)

12:00 – Packway Handle Band (Athens)
01:00 – Capybara (Kansas City)
02:00 – Red Room Cinema (Tampa)
03:00 – King Of Spain (Tampa)
04:00 – Yukon Blonde (Canada)
05:00 – Casper & The Cookies (Athens)

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These parties are free and open to the public.

Sophisticated Boom Boom

K, Asthmatic Kitty, Tomlab & Sounds Familyre present Sophisticated Boom Boom at SXSW!

K, Asthmatic Kitty, Tomlab and Sounds Familyre are throwing a South by Southwest party, kicking off at 8PM on Wednesday March 17th at The Beauty Bar in Austin, Texas (617 E 7th St). Four labels, two stages: bring your dancin’ shoes and come say “hello”!

Beauty Bar
8PM Mantler (Tomlab)
9PM Ben + Vesper (Sounds Familyre)
10PM Niobe (Tomlab)
11PM Jookabox (Asthmatic Kitty)
12PM Munch Munch (Tomlab)
1AM Jeremy Jay (K Records)

Beauty Bar Backyard
8:15PM L’Orchidee D’Hawai (K Records)
9:15PM Angelo Spencer (K Records)
10:15PM Ortolan (Sounds Familyre)
11:15PM Danielson (Sounds Familyre)
12:15AM Rafter (Asthmatic Kitty)
1:15AM Diamond Rings (Tomlab)

Check out the Mixtape featuring the artists performing at Sophisticated Boom Boom:


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Yukon Blonde in Under The Radar

Check out Yukon Blonde’s video for the song “Wind Blows.” It premiered on Under The Radar on Sunday!

Jeff Innes (guitar), Brandon Scott (guitar), and Graham Jones (drums) are seen in an afternoon jam session with friends brewing drinks and doing what they do best.

Check out the write-up and watch the video at Under The Radar.

The band (in the midst of a North American tour) are hitting Pianos in NYC tonight. Check out all of the dates below!

03-03 New York, New York Pianos
03-04 Brooklyn, NY – Littlefield
03-05 Montréal, QC – Le Divan Orange
03-06 Ottawa, ON – Zaphod’s
03-07 Québec City, QC – Le Cercle
03-08 Peterborough, ON – Legendary Red Dog
03-09 Toronto, ON – Horseshoe Tavern
03-10 Hamilton, ON – The Casbah
03-11 London, ON – Call The Office
03-12 Barrie, ON – At The Five
03-13 Toronto, ON – CMW
03-17 Austin, TX – SXSW – The Mohawk (Austinist/WOXY party)
03-17 Austin, TX – SXSW – Habana Calle 6 (Showcase)
03-20 Austin, TX – SXSW – The Ghost Room (Team Clermont/New Granada party)
03-24 Thunder Bay, ON – Jacks
03-25 Winnipeg, Manitoba – Music Trader (in-store)
03-26 Saskatoon, SK – Amigo’s
03-27 Calgary, AB – The Palomino
04-01 Los Angeles, CA – The Mint
04-02 San Francisco, CA – Hotel Utah
04-04 Eugene, OR – Muse Lounge
04-05 Portland, OR – Backspace

Winston Audio Invades Impact 89FM!

On Monday, Atlanta rockers Winston Audio stopped by Impact 89FM in East Lansing, MI after their Sunday evening show. Our friends at WDBM were able to capture frontman Daniel Dewitt performing a stripped down version “On My Trail”, the opening track to their release The Red Rhythm. Check out the video below!

Winston Audio is on the road this month, and they will be performing at this year’s SXSW Conference! Check back for more details.

Winston Audio On Tour:

03.02•Mixtape Cafe w/ Death On Two Wheels (Grand Rapids, MI)
03.03•University of Southern Indiana w/ Death On Two Wheels (Evansville, IN)
03.04•The Wired Cafe w/ Death On Two Wheels (Evansville, IN)
03.05•Buster’s (Lexington, KY)
03.06•The Basement (Nashville, TN)
03.12•Tin Roof w/ Cary Ann Hearst (Charleston, SC)
03.19•Bayou Lounge (Austin, TX)

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