Doug Burr
Doug Burr is the feature at Daytrotter today, it’s 4 absolutely beautiful renditions from O Ye Devastator that you can get for free ! Download here.

Kissing Cousins
Kissing Cousins are almost done recording their new ep, and are working on a new video as well.  For now check out some fun live footage of them here. And see their amazing new Duran Duran-ish photo here.
Seryn
The new Seryn record This Is Where We Are will be out on 1/25.  You only have 3 days left to pre-order it and get a FREE shirt with it !  Order here. Also check out a super fun house show video of them here.
Winter’s Fall
The newest members of the VBM family are set to release their new record At All Angles on 2/15.  It’s math rock gone post americana ?  Check out 2 tracks here.
Shows ….
SERYN
01/28  Austin, TX @ The Mohawk
02/03  Frisco, TX @ Lochrann’s
02/04  Denton, TX @ Dan’s Silverleaf
02/05  Dallas, TX @ Club Dada
02/09  Tulsa, OK @ Soundpony
02/15  Chicago, IL @ Panchos
BIRDS & BATTERIES
01/29  Iowa City, IA @ The Mill
02/03  Eugene, OR @ Luckys
02/04  Tacoma, WA @ The Warehouse
02/05  Seattle, WA @ Chop Suey
02/06  Portland, OR @ Rontoms
02/25  San Francisco, CA @ Noise Pop Festival
03/04  San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar
03/05  Tucson, AZ @ Plush
03/22  Tulsa, OK @ Crystal Pistol
03/23  Kansas City, MO @ Record Bar
04/01  Flagstaff, AZ @ Hotel Monte Vista
TELEGRAPH CANYON
12/31  Dallas, TX @ Club Dada
02/03  Ft. Worth, TX @ Capital Bar
KISSING COUSINS
01/11  Los Angeles, CA @ LaBrie’s Lounge FREE
01/21  Los Angeles, CA @ Casey’s Bar
02/19  Berkeley, CA @ Starry Plough
THE PRIDS
01/08  Vancouver, WA @ YMCA (haiti benefit show)
01/29  Portland, OR @ Doug Fir
WINTERS FALL
01/08  San Jose, CA @ Johnny B’s
01/26  San Francisco, CA @ The Knockout
01/30  Sacramento, CA @ Townhouse Lounge
02/19  Berkeley, CA @ Starry Plough
DOUG BURR
1/20  Ft. Worth, TX @ Lola’s

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