Tonight Show Music Premiere - The Districts: “Peaches”
We’re kicking off your Tuesday with an exclusive listen to a brand new track from The Districts called “Peaches.” It’s off their upcoming album A Flourish and a Spoil which will be releasing February 10th on Fat Possum records!
The release TheCapitol.PN spoke of is here and looks to be the beginning of Mockingjay’s marketing. Yahoo! has released Panem’s “District Heroes”, honoring the small citizens who contribute to the success and flourishing of Panem. No doubt to distract us from the truth, RIGHT GUYS?!
You can also check large images of the District Heroes and compelete MANDATORY registration for Capitol TV @ the newly designed
Alright, so I’m not quite done my list for May yet but since it’s about half way through the year I figured I’d quickly list off my top 25 albums and tracks of 2015 so far. Of course the list is subject to change as usual. There’s already been a load of great releases from huge artists and some unexpected newcomers! Warning: this list feels pretty Pitchfork conformist so I apologize in advance, not really what I was going for, these have all just been excellent records..
1. Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly 2. Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell 3. Jamie xx - In Colour 4. Lower Dens - Escape from Evil 5. Natalie Prass - Natalie Prass 6. Fred Thomas - All Are Saved 7. Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear 8. Torres - Sprinter 9. Sun Kil Moon - Universal Themes 10. Björk - Vulnicura 11. Tobias Jesso Jr. - Goon 12. Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit 13. The Districts - A Flourish and a Spoil 14. Braids - Deep In the Iris 15. Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld - Never were the way she was 16. Drake - If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late 17. The Mountain Goats - Beat the Champ 18. Lady Lamb the Beekeeper - After 19. A$AP Rocky - At.Long.Last.A$AP 20. Hop Along - Painted Shut 21. Shamir - Ratchet 22. My Morning Jacket - The Waterfall 23. Waxahatchee - Ivy Tripp 24. Panda Bear - Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper 25. Built to Spill - Untethered Moon
1. Sufjan Stevens - No Shade In the Shadow of the Cross 2. Grimes - REALiTi 3. Kendrick Lamar - King Kunta 4. Jamie xx - Gosh 5. Lower Dens - Ondine 6. Torres - Cowboy Guilt 7. Kendrick Lamar - u 8. Jamie xx - I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times) (feat. Young Thug and Popcaan) 9. Natalie Prass - Violently 10. Tobias Jesso Jr. - How Could You Babe 11. Alessia Cara - Here 12. Fred Thomas - Bad Blood 13. Father John Misty - Holy Shit 14.
Björk - Stonemilker 15. The Mountain Goats - Heel Turn 2 16. Sufjan Stevens - Fourth of July 17. Courtney Barnett - Pedestrian at Best 18. Braids - Miniskirt 19. Jamie xx - Loud Places (feat. Romy) 20. Kendrick Lamar - The Blacker the Berry (feat. Assassin) 21. Lower Dens - Quo Vadis 22. Destroyer - Dream Lover 23. Natalie Prass - My Baby Don’t Understand Me 24. St. Vincent - Teenage Talk 25. Chromatics - I Can Never Be Myself When You’re Around