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The Downer Party

Jan 29, 2021 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

With Casey

The fall season finale of The Downer Party

The Downer Party
3:00 PM
John Dwyer - Greener Pools
John Dwyer Greener Pools N
Witch Egg Rock Is Hell 2021

New improvisational album from the Osees frontman with Bent Arcana collaborators: journeyman drummer Nick Murray, saxophonist Brad Caulkins, keyboardist Tomas Dolas and Greg Coates

Bandcamp | Vinyl

3:04 PM
John Dwyer - City Maggot
John Dwyer City Maggot N
Witch Egg Rock Is Hell 2021
3:08 PM
John Dwyer - Your Hatless Friend
John Dwyer Your Hatless Friend N
Witch Egg Rock Is Hell 2021
3:14 PM
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3:16 PM
Speed Stick - And Again
Speed Stick And Again N
Volume One Don Giovanni Records 2021

North Carolina supergroup of Ash Bowie (Polvo), Charles Chace (The Paul Swest), Laura King (Bat Fangs), and Thomas Simpson (The Love Language) on an album with guest appearances by Mac McCaughan (Superchunk), Kelley Deal (The Breeders, R. Ring), Mike Montgomery (R. Ring, Ampline, Candyland Studios), Stuart McLamb (The Love Language)

Bandcamp

3:22 PM
Sonic Youth - Eric's Trip
Sonic Youth Eric's Trip
Daydream Nation Enigma Records 1988
Probably my all time favorite Sonic Youth song
3:26 PM
NEU! - Lila Engel
NEU! Lila Engel
NEU! 2 Brain Records 1973
Translates to "Lilac Angel" in German
3:30 PM
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3:32 PM
XETAS - The Cypher
XETAS The Cypher
The Cypher 12XU 2020
3:36 PM
Pom Poko - My Candidacy
Pom Poko My Candidacy N
Cheater Bella Union 2020
3:39 PM
Terry Gross - Specificity (Or What Have You)
Terry Gross Specificity (Or What Have You) N
Soft Opening Thrill Jockey 2021
Cover for Terry Gross's album Soft Opening

Forthcoming album from Trans Am guitarist Phil Manley's project. Active since 2017 but especially productive this past year

Bandcamp | Vinyl

3:45 PM
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3:48 PM
heatloaf - scary
heatloaf scary N
sweet loaf 2020
Cover for heatloaf's LP sweet stroke

New debut from our own DJ Pax's band

Bandcamp

3:51 PM
Young Marble Giants - Choci Loni
Young Marble Giants Choci Loni
Colossal Youth Rough Trade Records 1980
3:54 PM
Madlib - Dirtknock
Madlib Dirtknock N
Sound Ancestors Madlib Invazion 2021
Cover for Madlib's album Sound Ancestors

New album out today! Including this track that samples Young Marble Giants' "Searching for Mr. Right"

Bandcamp | Vinyl

3:57 PM
Cassandra Jenkins - Hard Drive
Cassandra Jenkins Hard Drive N
An Overview on Phenomenal Nature Ba Da Bing! 2021
New album out February 19

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:02 PM
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4:05 PM
DEHD - Flying
DEHD Flying
Flower of Devotion Fire Talk Records 2020
4:09 PM
Madeline Kenney - Wasted Time
Madeline Kenney Wasted Time N
Summer Quarter Carpark Records 2021
Cover for Madeline Kenney's EP Summer Quarter

Very good new EP from this Oakland singer

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:12 PM
Linde Hekt - Stranded in Berlin
Linde Hekt Stranded in Berlin N
Going to Hell Get Better Records 2021
Cover for Linde Hekt's album Going to Hell

New solo album from the singer of Exeter, UK's Muncie Girls released on Philly's Get Better Records

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:15 PM
Guided by Voices - Alright
Guided by Voices Alright
Alien Lanes Matador Records 1995
4:18 PM
Magik Markers - Quarry (If You Dive)
Magik Markers Quarry (If You Dive) N
2020 Drag City Records 2020
4:23 PM
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4:25 PM
Cameron Knowler & Eli Winter - A White Rose for Mark
Cameron Knowler & Eli Winter A White Rose for Mark N
Anticipation American Dreams Records 2021
Cover for Cameron Knowler and Eli Winter's album Anticipation

New album from this duo out March 12

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:32 PM
Randle Patrick McNuthing - You've Got Something
Randle Patrick McNuthing You've Got Something
Good Boyz Louge Worm Tape Collective 2018
Cover for Randle Patrick McNuthing's album Good Boyz

Excellect pay-what-you-want album from this Philly singer-songwriter and former studio guest

Bandcamp

4:35 PM
Paul Jacobs - Half Rich Loner
Paul Jacobs Half Rich Loner N
Pink Dogs on the Green Grass Blow the Fuse 2021
Cover for Paul Jacobs' album Pink Dogs on the Green Grass

New solo album from drummer of the Montréal band Pottery due out April 30

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:39 PM
The Peacers - Irish Suit
The Peacers Irish Suit N
Blexxed Rec Drag City Records 2021
Cover for The Peacers' album Blexxed Rec

New album from the San Fracisco band due out March 26 on Drag City

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:42 PM
James Yorkston & Second Hand Orchestra - A Droplet Forms
James Yorkston & Second Hand Orchestra A Droplet Forms N
The Wide, Wide River Domino Recording Co 2021

New album from this Scottish singer-songwriter

Bandcamp | Vinyl

4:45 PM
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4:48 PM
Traffic - The Low Spark of High-Heeled Boys
Traffic The Low Spark of High-Heeled Boys
The Low Spark of High-Heeled Boys Island Records 1971