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Honey and Salt Premiere the "Math Rock Anthem" "Oyster" at Substream. New Album Out Friday! 4 April 2018

Austin math rock masters, Honey and Salt, are gearing up to release their self-titled full length this Friday! We've teamed up with Substream Magazine to share a preview of the album with their explosive and melodic new single, "Oyster." Substream called the track a "math-rock anthem" that "...exemplifies all that Honey and Salt can be with their new album."


"Oyster" is one of the most dynamic cuts from Honey and Salt. The track ebbs and flows through intricate Kinsella-esque guitar work, atmospheric interludes, and an absolutely tremendous chorus that highlights the band's ability inject huge hooks into technical music. Lyrically the song deals with the central philosophical themes...

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Watch Honey and Salt Perform "A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting" Live at Fecking Bahamas! 28 March 2018

Austin, TX’s Honey and Salt are set to release their self titled album on April 6th and we're stoking appetites with a live in-studio recording of "A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting." Watch it now at Fecking Bahamas. A blend of math textures, punk aesthetic, and pop-inspired design, the new single has hooks to spare. Filmed on the campus of UT Austin, the video captures the band's signature live sound – a stylistic choice that remains an important motif, even in their studio recordings. At once complex and undeniably danceable, "A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting" captures the essence of Honey and Salt; bursts of emotive lyricism, tightly wound passages, and catchy crescendos glowing. Pre-order the band's...

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New Honey and Salt Song "A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting" Premiering Now at Post-Trash! 15 March 2018

The upcoming self-titled album from Austin's Honey and Salt will be released everywhere on April 6th! We've teamed up with Post-Trash to premiere the the raucous opening track "A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting." Along with an in-depth interview, Post-Trash praised the album saying, "the record is full of dazzling math-rock workmanship, but it mains a pop spirit underneath it all, turning songs of technical wizardry into something you can hum along with." Listen to the song here and pre-order the album to get an instant download of two new songs now!


"A Nihilist Takes Up Knitting" is something of a mission statement for the new...

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Don't miss Honey and Salt at SXSW! 8 March 2018

Are you headed to Austin for this year's SXSW? If so, don't miss Honey and Salt performing songs from their upcoming self-titled album all week long...and if you haven't yet, pre-order the album on some stunning limited edition vinyl here to get an instant download of the new song "Simple Errors."

3/12 - Monday // Howdy Gals Spider House Kick-Off
3/14 - Wednesday // 2nd Annual South By Hikes Fest!
3/14 - Wednesday // Ovrld & Melted Magazine Present: This Must Be The Place
3/15 - Thursday // SX at The Audubon Society!
3/16 - Friday // Austin 3:16 SXSWhoopAss at...

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New Hidden Hospitals Album "Liars" Out May 18th. Stream the Title Track at BrooklynVegan! 1 March 2018

We’re beyond excited to partner with Hidden Hospitals for the release of their sophomore full-length Liars on May 18th. Stream the title track at BrooklynVegan and pre-order the album on limited edition vinyl to get an instant download of three songs now + three b-sides on release date.



Hidden Hospitals' sound is CPR for rock and roll’s dying aesthetic. And on Liars, the sound oscillates around modern rock and cult electronica, with lyrics balancing everyday dualities from the first line— "I lost my fingers when I found my fists." — to the last breath. Together, they create a sound and story that...

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Watch the Premiere of Dearist's "Drowning" Music Video at Upset Magazine! 27 February 2018

Watch the premiere of Dearist's new music video for “Drowning” at Upset Magazine! The song comes from the band’s upcoming album Sonder which out is out everywhere April 27th! Pre-order the album on limited edition vinyl to get an instant download of the song now!



"This song made it onto the new album pretty early," says vocalist Adam Binder. "I was listening to a lot of mid-tempo 90s alternative rock at the time and I wanted to write a song with that same semi-dreamy vibe. I had that intro riff going on a loop pedal in the studio for about two hours just vibing off it. As...

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An Introduction to Honey and Salt! 26 February 2018

Want to know more about Austin’s Honey and Salt? Get an introduction to the band and be on the lookout for their new self-titled album out everywhere April 6th! Pre-order the album on limited edition vinyl to get an instant download of the first single "Simple Errors" here!


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New Man Mountain Song "Illumination Rings" Premiering at Gold Flake Paint! 20 February 2018

The debut album from the Detroit, Michigan post-rock 4-piece Man Mountain Infinity Mirror will be released on March 16th and we're proud to premiere the new song "Illumination Rings" today at Gold Flake Paint which can be heard here.

Gold Flake Paint writes: "...unravelling over eight-and-a-half voluminous, spell-binding minutes while still retaining a sense of hidden captivation throughout...a colossal undertaking, a majestic concoction of Explosions In The Sky-esque melodrama and stirring, boisterous, instrumental runs that powerfully thrive and swell like the most riveting of storms, one you’ve watched approach from way out on the horizon, bold and brilliant in its display and delivery."

Infinity Mirror is available for pre-order now on limited edition 180 gram vinyl...

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Welcome Dearist to the Spartan Family! New album "Sonder" Out April 27th! 15 February 2018

Welcome Wolverhampton, UK's Dearist to the Spartan family! From this sleepy midland town comes a modern British take on the likes of American pioneers like Taking Back Sunday, Rival Schools, and Thursday. We’re excited to release the band's new album Sonder everywhere on April 27th. Listen to the new single "Drowning" at The Alternative and pre-order the album on limited edition vinyl to get an instant download of the new song and the band’s newly remastered debut album This House Has No Windows.


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