RIYL: Alex G, Elliott Smith, Pavement, Navy Gangs, Built to Spill, Dinosaur Jr
Label: Bald Spot Records
A¬†proper release for Cold Foamers’ fantastic 2016 Musketball EP!
This band is notoriously elusive, has a history of breaking up, coming back together, shifting members and¬†last but not least making some of the finest DIY lo-fi indiepop Philadelphia has to offer. They¬†produce a rich blend with various genres and inspirations involved, and if you have a soft spot for¬†Pavement, Alex G, Elliott Smith,¬†Built to Spill or anything remotely similar, you’re certainly in for a treat.
We did a post for their debut album “All Cold Everything” back in 2014, which was recorded and produced by Alex G¬†(who also was a member of the band for this session), and you can find a few Black Vinyl variants of this one through here!
Accordingly previously only¬† available for¬†24 hours of streaming back in 2016, Bald Spot Records¬† jumped on Musketball¬†last year and pressed 100 random colored¬†¬†vinyl 7″s with screenprinted covers.¬† The release date¬†states 22 May 2017, but due to the label-office being¬†kinda¬†hazy and the band being on/off, I only caught it yesterday from a¬†first¬†post on it by the band on FB..
Anyway, you should seriously CHECK IT OUT!
by Cold Foamers
Random Color 7"
Record/Vinyl + Digital Album
Edition of 100, covers screen printed by us
Includes unlimited streaming of Musketball via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
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1. Cooper 03:28
2. Musketball 03:14
3. Kirby 01:18
4. Don't 02:59
5. Crispy Stealth 01:16
released May 22, 2017
Recorded and produced by Scotty Leitch
Mastered by Warren Hildebrand
Cooper and Musketball written by Asher Dark and Cameron Kennon
Kirby written by Cameron Kennon
Don't written by Asher Dark
Crispy Stealth written by Asher Dark and Scotty Leitch
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