Tagged: Male Bonding

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Dollars to Pounds: The Proper Ornaments

There’s a saying around some parts of east London: the Totnes massive roll deep. Actually I’m probably the only person who says that, but it’s true. Totnes was known, if at all, for its pot, … read more »

POSTED February 2, 2012 1:30PM IN DOLLARS TO POUNDS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Male Bonding Acoustic Session For Reaction Re-Play

On the day of their latest release, Male Bonding showered us with mostly acoustic versions of three songs from Endless Now. We’ve been jamming to “Bones” for awhile now, as heard on our third Reaction … read more »

POSTED September 13, 2011 5:00PM IN MUSIC VIDEO, Reaction Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Kenneth Cole Reaction Re-Play Mix #3

Stream and download the third of four mixes in our Kenneth Cole Reaction Re-Play series. It’s the most cathartic Reaction Re-Play mix so far, with plenty of pure angst moments, all released in the end … read more »

POSTED August 16, 2011 12:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, Reaction Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , , ,

The Tripwire: On Male Bonding, Versatility and Escaping Lo-Fi Stigmas

Male Bonding has always seemed to me a band that suffered from some unfortunate categorization. Don’t get me wrong. A lot of people have had a lot of very positive things to say about the … read more »

POSTED August 8, 2011 5:30PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , ,

Male Bonding, “Bones” MP3

Popular opinion on bands that came out of THE GREAT LO-FI EXPLOSION of the last couple years was that moving forward meant making clearer, cleaner music. A lot of the time, this was actually the … read more »

POSTED June 10, 2011 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Video: Male Bonding, "Weird Feelings"

Just before this clip dropped last week, we stumbled across a fantastic, Venezuelan-born cover of “Weird Feelings,” our favorite Male Bonding jam. With the exception of that weak, totally unprovoked shove in the first few … read more »

POSTED August 30, 2010 10:02AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

New Videos for Old Songs: Male Bonding “Weird Feelings” and Mathemagic “Breaststroke”

Two favorites from the olden times of spring 2010 finally received internet visuals this week, so we are posting them together. They also kind of fit aesthetically. First up top is Male Bonding, whose Nothing … read more »

POSTED August 26, 2010 1:30PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Hear an Awesome Male Bonding Cover

We found this by way of Headunderwater by way of Sub Pop’s trusty Twitterstream. Web party! It’s a languid, feet-up take on the finest song on Male Bonding‘s very fine full-length Nothing Hurts, lovingly assembled … read more »

POSTED August 17, 2010 11:29AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Male Bonding’s Daytrotter Session MP3s

It’s not like it was a secret that Male Bonding was super into slacker rock from the early ’90s, but it wasn’t really this clear until we heard their Daytrotter set. After listening, it’s starting … read more »

POSTED June 3, 2010 11:15AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Male Bonding's Video For "Year's Not Long" All About Male Bonding

Above you’ll see members of Po Po and Abe Vigoda bond with the guys in Male Bonding, one of which is a stand-in. Watch the video twice and notice how differently the first half plays … read more »

POSTED May 24, 2010 10:21AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (4) TAGS: , ,