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Get To Know Shy, Low 30 May 2013

Richmond, VA's Shy, Low has us brimming with excitement. Not only do they play incredible songs that elicit wave after wave of powerful emotion, but they are also some of the finest gentlemen you'll ever meet.  They were kind enough to sit down and talk about how the band came to be, what they were trying to achieve with their new release Binary Opposition, and what we can expect from them in the future.  Get to know the guys in Shy, Low in our exclusive Q&A and then stream their new song "Presence" and pre-order Binary Opposition on limited edition colored vinyl.

Who are you and what do you do in the band?

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Welcome Shy, Low to the Spartan Family! 22 May 2013

We are so excited to announce the newest addition to the Spartan roster -- Shy, Low. Post-rockers hailing from the hardcore haven of Richmond VA, Shy, Low play a creative blend of instrumental compositions coming from the diverse and varying influences of the band’s four members. Their new 2 song release, Binary Opposition, clocks in at just shy of 25 minutes and is an atmospheric, emotive, and visual tour de force. Recorded live on analog tape at the legendary Inner Ear Studios just outside of Washington, DC, Binary Opposition is the seasoned follow-up to the band’s self-titled record and will available on June 25th at digital retailers and on 12” vinyl.

Stream the song "Presence"...

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Over the Ocean "Be Given to the Soil" Available Now! 29 April 2013

The long-awaited new album from Over the Ocean, Be Given to the Soil, is finally available digitally at iTunes, Amazon MP3, and Bandcamp.

The album is also available on limited edition gatefold double vinyl.  Each copy of the vinyl includes a digital download card that gives you access to a high quality digital download of the album. When you purchase the vinyl at the Spartan Records store, you'll receive an instant download of an exclusive b-side track entitled "Mountain." The vinyl is also available for purchase at Amazon.com, and Bandcamp.

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Over the Ocean "Be Given to the Soil" First Pressing Sold Out! 26 March 2013

The first pressing of Over the Ocean's "Be Given to the Soil" on gatefold double vinyl is now sold out!  Thank you everyone who has supported the release thus far.  We're happy to announce that a second pressing is now available on gatefold double Dark Green.  This pressing is limited to 100 copies.  All copies come with a download card and an instant download of the b-side track "Mountain" and ship the week of April 8th. Pre-order your copy here!

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Stream Over the Ocean's "God In My Own Image" on Soundcloud 13 March 2013

Over the Ocean's new song, "God In My Own Image," is now available for streaming on Soundcloud. The song appears on the band's new album "Be Given to the Soil" which will be available on April 2nd exclusively on gatefold double vinyl.  Fewer than a handful of copies of the first pressing on Clear with Dark Green Haze double vinyl are still available. Pre-order the album here!

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Over the Ocean Premiere New Song "God In My Own Image" on AltPress.com 12 March 2013

Over the Ocean is premiering a new song from their forthcoming album, "Be Given to the Soil," today exclusively at Alternative Press.  Listen to the song "God In My Own Image" here!

The band's new album "Be Given to the Soil" will be available exclusively on gatefold double vinyl on April 2nd and is currently available for pre-order in the Spartan Records store.  Only a handful of copies of the first pressing remain on Clear with Dark Green Haze double vinyl.  Pre-order your copy here!



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Over the Ocean "I Will Be Silent" Acoustic Video 6 March 2013

Over the Ocean have posted an acoustic version of the song "I Will Be Silent" on their YouTube channel.  This version of the song also appears as a bonus track on the band's 2011 release "Paper House."  The album is available now on iTunes, Bandcamp, or AmazonMP3.

The band's new album "Be Given to the Soil" is set for release exclusively on gatefold double vinyl on April 2nd and is currently available for pre-order in the Spartan Records store here.

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Over the Ocean "Riverbed" Free Song Download 4 March 2013

Over the Ocean is giving away the song "Riverbed" for free in exchange for help spreading the word about their new album on Facebook or Twitter.  The song appears on the band's new album "Be Given to the Soil" which is available for pre-order now exclusively on gatefold double vinyl!  Help spread the word about the album and download the song here

Only a limited number of copies of the first pressing on Clear with Dark Green Haze double vinyl are still available! When you pre-order the album, you'll also get an instant download of the b-side track "Mountain" and a download card that gives you access to a high quality download of the entire...

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Mae's "Destination: Beautiful" Vinyl Available for Pre-Order Now! 25 February 2013

To celebrate the ten year anniversary of Mae's landmark album, Destination: Beautiful, Spartan is proud to be releasing a second pressing of 500 copies of the album on vinyl. Three different color variations are available (Teal, Teal/White swirl, and Blue, Green, and White Splatter). All orders will ship the week of April 15th, so guarantee your copy before they are sold out by pre-ordering here!








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