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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/26/19 Edition
December 26. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/26/19 Edition

The last edition of Tracks for 2019 kicks off in high gear with Prissteens. “If You Really Love Me” is from the The Hound, what would have been their second LP back in the day, brought to life by Portland’s …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: CHOIRGIRL
December 24. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: CHOIRGIRL

Brooklyn’s Choirgirl currently has just one official single to their name, but it’s a stunner. “Family Tree” is a mournful look at the ties that bind and their impact on our life, ending with a breath of hope. Self-released this …

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FeaturesHave Yourselves A Merry Little Jarvis
December 20. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

Have Yourselves A Merry Little Jarvis

Every once in awhile, we’ll stick our heads outside that lovely bunker known as The Nest and casually take the psychic temperature, so as to confirm, as our man Jarvis Cocker maintains: “… are still running the world”. Which brings …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/19/19 Edition
December 19. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/19/19 Edition

This week on Tracks, it’s all about setting the table for 2020, with a look at some upcoming projects we’re excited about. Cold Beat is back with a new single, “Flat Earth”, inspired by the California wildfires. Look out for …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/12/19 Edition
December 12. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/12/19 Edition

Tracks kicks off at home in the Bay Area this time out, featuring “Dive”, the brand new single from The Seshen’s upcoming third LP CYAN. It’s out 2/28 on Tru Thoughts, and you can join in celebrating at their release …

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FeaturesEmerald Cup Returns To Santa Rosa
December 08. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

Emerald Cup Returns To Santa Rosa

Sports fans can have their various internecine competitions, because when the deal comes down, we’ve got The Cup… The Emerald Cup that is, and it’s coming home to the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa. The world’s largest outdoor organic …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/5/19 Edition
December 05. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/5/19 Edition

Frances Quinlan, (Hop Along), is making her solo debut with Likewise, out on Saddle Creek 1/31. Second single “Now That I’m Back” gets us rolling this week. From LA, Hurt Valley is newly signed to Woodsist, and “Apartment Houses” is …

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FeaturesLIVE PREVIEW: JEANINES
December 01. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

LIVE PREVIEW: JEANINES

Jeanines self-titled full-length debut on Slumberland has been a recurring pick at The Nest throughout the year, the very definition of a grower. The Brooklyn outfit shows great comfort with the jangle, as evidenced on “Where We Go”, “Where I …

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