Tagged: orchid tapes

william starr busbee Forever

Stream: William Starr Busbee, “Forever”

FADER PREMIERE The newest addition to the Orchid Tapes dream team is Columbia, South Carolina singer-songwriter William Starr Busbee, whose new full-length College Rock II is pretty perfectly aligned with the New York label’s lovable … read more »

POSTED March 21, 2014 11:36AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Download Arrange’s Album Their Bodies in a Fog

FADER PREMIERE Following last week’s news of Orchid Tapes’ Boring Ecstasy compilation, today the record label of the year is releasing Portland singer/producer Arrange’s fourth album, Their Bodies in a Fog, on cassette. (It was … read more »

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Orchid Tapes Announces Boring Ecstasy: Bedroom Pop Compilation

FADER PREMIERE Last week was the fourth anniversary of Orchid Tapes, the New York DIY label co-founded by Warren Hildebrand and Brian Vu that, like a snowball rolling from the top of Big Cartel mountain, … read more »

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Download Fog Lake’s Virgo Indigo LP

Premiered today with an interview at No Fear of Pop is Newfoundland solo act Fog Lake’s sometimes-delicately-guitar-poppy, sometimes-just-ambient third LP, Virgo Indigo, the latest release from the increasingly unmissable label Orchid Tapes. They’re putting out … read more »

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ricky eat acid

Download Ricky Eat Acid’s Three Love Songs LP

Though I recently commissioned Ricky Eat Acid for a FADER mix and interview, I have been avoiding writing about the album that gave rise to the occasion, Three Love Songs, out last week as the … read more »

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Download Euphoria Again’s Self-Titled Album

Just a few months after releasing the excellent Bedroom Recordings LP—at the very least, listen to its “Massacre Isn’t Marie” and “Black” 30 times… Jesus, seems like he just put out an album that was … read more »

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Ricky Eat Acid, “Inside your house; it will swallow us too” MP3

Sam Ray—also of Julia Brown, Teen Suicide, Starry Cat—has long cranked out odd, melodic, cassette-warped ambient music as Ricky Eat Acid, though his work on that tip seems to be reaching critical mass with these … read more »

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Stream Alex G and R.L. Kelly’s Split 7-inch

FADER PREMIERE If I could pin the tail on a piece of music to represent my year so far, it’d be R.L. Kelly’s debut, Life’s a Bummer. Released in February and lodged in my brain … read more »

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