Archive for the 'Yo La Tengo' Category

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Matador just released “Here to Fall,” the second mp3 teaser off Yo La Tengo’s upcoming LP, Popular Songs, which is slated for retail shelves September 8th.  The band plays the Avalon, here in Los Angeles, October 15th. Related: Yo La Tengo :: They Shoot, We Score Download: MP3: Yo La Tengo :: Here to Fall […]

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

“If you build it, they will come,” or in the case of Yo La Tengo, if they record it I will most likely eventually get around to listening to it — whatever the it may be.  In this case, the it in question is a collection of tracks the group  scored for various films over […]

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Last week Matador Records treated Yo La Tengo fans to “Periodically Double Or Triple,” the first single off the band’s upcoming September release, Popular Songs.  If you’ve been following along the past few months than you’re well aware of our sincere appreciation for YLT’s other project, that of fictional garage rock revivalists Condo Fucks.  But […]

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Last month we discussed Fuckbook, but first there was Fakebook.  As full albums go Fakebook is arguably one of, if not, the most enjoyable of Yo La Tengo’s releases to sit down and experience from beginning to end.  Is it the most unique?  No.  The most groundbreaking?  No.  But while they have taken many various […]

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Rock ‘n’ roll can be so confounding.  Some days, you’ll be sitting there like a good rock fan, trying to compose something elegant and beautiful – one thousand provocative words about Okkervil River, a requiem for the compact disc, etc – when something like the Condo Fucks shows up in the inbox.  Fuckbook, the New […]