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    August 30th, 2016 at 6:21 am
    Photo by Burak Cingi for the Line Of Best Fit
    After a victorious weekend playing at Reading and Leeds festival, Savages announce their biggest London show yet at the 02 Academy Brixton on 25th November to celebrate an outstanding year following the release of their second album Adore Life in January, which is also nominated for this year's Mercury Prize. Tickets for this show go on general sale this Friday 2nd September at 9am (BST) here. Tour dates: September 2: End of the Road Festival, Salisbury, UK October 1-2 : The Meadows Music Festival, Flushing NY You can order ‘ Adore … Read more
  • Lamb chili

    August 28th, 2016 at 5:01 pm by Patrick
    I normally make Texas red chili with beef, but decided I wanted a change.
    1. Chili paste:
    - Selection of dried Mexican chiles. I used 30% anchos, 30% guajillos, 15% pasillas, 15% cascabel and 10% chiles de arbol
    - Water
    Dry-roast the chiles in the microwave in 15-second bursts until dry and fragrant, about 30 seconds for each batch of chiles. Remove seeds and pith, place into a saucepan, add water to cover, and bring to boil. Simmer until soft, about 10 minutes. Allow to cool, place in blender, and blend / pulse until smooth.
    Chili paste will keep in refrigerator for several w… Read more

    August 26th, 2016 at 11:19 am
    For those of you would did not 1) have access to cable 2) stay up past 11:35pm EST last night - YOU'RE IN LUCK. Below you can watch the network television debut from Car Seat Headrest. Will, Andrew, Ethan and Seth performed "Fill In The Blank" and for Stephen Colbert and a studio audience.

    FYI - The band will be back on tour in starting August 30th in Boise, ID. Tuesday, August 30 – Neurolux, Boise ID& Wednesday, August 31 – Urban Lounge, Salt Lake City UT& Thursday, September 1 – Bluebird Theatre, Denver CO& September 3-5 – Made in America Festival 2016, Philadelphia, PA Monday, S… Read more
  • Tonight : Car Seat Headrest on CBS' "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert"

    August 25th, 2016 at 11:16 am by Gerard
    Car Seat Headrest's national TV debut takes place tonight on CBS' "The Late Show With Stephen Colbert" (11:35 eastern, 10:35 central - check your local listings here).  Barring some sort of grid failure / disaster of Crispin Glover-face-kicking-proportions, we'll have a clip of said performance here tomorrow am. Tonight's other guests include Vice Presidential hopeful/Replacements fan Tim Kaine and thespian powerhouse Tony Hale. 
    Car Seat Headrest on tour : 
    Tuesday, August 30 – Neurolux, Boise ID&
    Wednesday, August 31 – Urban Lounge, Salt Lake City UT&
    Thursday, September 1 – BlueRead more
  • Tuesday : Steve Gunn & The Outliners On World Cafe

    August 15th, 2016 at 4:58 pm by Gerard
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    Steve Gunn and The Outliners can be heard tomorrow afternoon at 2pm eastern (11am pacific), in session for WXPN's "World Cafe".  Tune in via your local NPR affiliate or listen online via  The program will be available for streaming on-demand later Tuesday over at
    purchase and/or stream 'Eyes On The Lines' from the following: 
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    August 10th, 2016 at 9:58 am


    The stars of track and field are beautiful people.

    You may be familiar with a sporting event by the name of the Olympic Games, which is taking place in Rio this year. To coincide with this, Belle and Sebastian have released a song "Olympic Village, 6am" in video-only format as the track and field events commence today. Stuart Murdoch says: "Belle and Sebastian dig the Olympics, love the Olympic ideal, love that the world gets together for a big 'sports day' once every four years. We can't be part of it, though we'd like to be. So we recorded a piece of music with Rio in mind, specifRead more