The top tune for May was released in 2011, “Baby’s Arms” from Smoke Ring For My Halo by Kurt Vile.
Vile’s latest, Wakin On A Pretty Daze on Matador Records, is available now from Amazon.
Download a free track, “Never Run Away” here.
As 2012 winds down, we couldn’t hope for a more fitting way to begin SIDE than with “Feels Like We Only Go Backwards” from the fantastic new album Lonerism by Tame Impala. This, the Australian band’s sophomore effort, has made many best of the year lists including our own. We love their psych-rock sound with a trippy 70s vibe that turns on itself in a way that feels fresh and new. The equally psychedelic video, directed by Joe Pelling & Becky Sloan, is made entirely from plasticine.
Get it on vinyl from Amoeba Records