Tagged: Smith Westerns

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Touching Voids, “Untied” MP3

Touching Voids is a new, three-dude Chicago band, comprised of childhood friends Ziyad Asrar and Malcolm Brown and drummer Julien Ehrlich. (Asrar and Ehrlich both play with Smith Westerns; Ehrlich previously did time with Unknown … read more »

POSTED August 1, 2013 10:34AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Video Vault: Smith Westerns’ 1990s Favorites

Next week Smith Westerns will release their third album, Soft Will, a fine evolution for the still-pretty-young trio from Chicago. An excellent summer LP, it swims in clean guitar sounds, dreams wistful dreams and melts … read more »

POSTED June 20, 2013 1:04PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: ,
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Stream: Smith Westerns, “Varsity”

Smith Westerns have shared the lead single off Soft Will, their third full-length LP, and it’s a first-rate reminder of the Chicago-bred band’s ability to craft glossy, big-sounding tracks with just the right amount of … read more »

POSTED March 5, 2013 2:59PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (3) TAGS: ,
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GEN F: DIIV

Zachary Cole Smith’s mother was a Vogue editor, and he grew up in Connecticut where her boyfriend taught him to play guitar as a weapon against boredom. It’s certainly one way to get into making … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2012 10:15AM IN GEN F TAGS: , , , , ,
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Brooklyn Bound: An Exclusive Download From Smith Western’s Converse Rubber Tracks Performance

There’s a great American tradition of New York being a welcoming port and FADER teamed up with Converse’s new Rubber Tracks studio in Brooklyn to further it. Once a month, we’ll be welcoming touring artists … read more »

POSTED March 2, 2012 3:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, Brooklyn Bound Photos Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,
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Brooklyn Bound: Smith Westerns Interview at Barcade

There’s a great American tradition of New York being a welcoming port and FADER teamed up with Converse’s new Rubber Tracks studio in Brooklyn to further it. Once a month, we’ll be welcoming touring artists … read more »

POSTED February 29, 2012 1:30PM IN Brooklyn Bound Video TAGS: , , ,
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Brooklyn Bound: Smith Westerns Live at Converse Rubber Tracks

There’s a great American tradition of New York being a welcoming port and FADER teamed up with Converse’s new Rubber Tracks studio in Brooklyn to further it. Once a month, we’ll be welcoming touring artists … read more »

POSTED February 27, 2012 12:30PM IN Brooklyn Bound Video Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Smith Westerns, “End of the Night” (Peaking Lights Remix) MP3

When the guitars and drums drop away and it’s just the piano pulsing and Cullen Omori singing, Everybody wants to be a star on a Saturday night, you can’t help but feel the Smith Westerns … read more »

POSTED September 22, 2011 11:24AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,
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Smith Westerns’ Lead Singer is a Threat to All American Girls

Smith Westerns stopped by the A.V. Club to perform for their ongoing A.V. Undercover series, in which bands are asked to sportingly humiliate themselves covering popular classics. Tom Petty’s “American Girl” seemed like the obvious … read more »

POSTED May 18, 2011 5:44PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,
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Smith Westerns Live at the FADER FORT by FIAT

The Smith Westerns were looking real tall and lanky today at the FADER FORT by FIAT. They probably haven’t eaten their share of barbecue yet while here in Austin? Watch the video above, and catch … read more »

POSTED March 19, 2011 10:58AM IN Fort Video Comments (1) TAGS: ,