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You know when something is so beautiful, it brings tears to your eyes?
That is Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr’s version of “I Think of You” by Rodriguez. Before the documentary that brought him back into the limelight, the duo decided to cover the ballad by their fellow Detroit native and released it as part of a Record Store Day exclusive.
Rodriguez may have created a perfect …
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We’ve been fans of pretty much everything Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr has released – from their debut full length to a few EPs – so they returned the favor by premiering a handful of new songs from their forthcoming album during their live session for Morning Becomes Eclectic.
The duo from Detroit (Josh Epstein and Daniel Zott) also brought a full band along and won …
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A few years ago I went over to my friend’s house and he told me he was going to play me an album that I was SURE to freak out over. It was called “Cold Fact” by an artist called Rodriguez.
It was a lost classic from the late 60’s that had recently found new life after Light in the Attic rereleased it and I …
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There are so many ways to approach a remix or a cover. My favorites are complete reinventions, especially with a song that I already love, for instance like Mr Little Jeans cover of Arcade Fire’s “The Suburbs” and this Tiger & Woods remix of Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr’s “Simple Girl”.
It takes an incredible poppy track and gives it a sultry air, with bit of …
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Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr’s debut full length isn’t coming out until June, but you can get familiar with a bunch of their new songs by downloading their live performance on KCRW, recorded right before SXSW.
The free download is only available until May 19 so get it while you can!
As another album preview, here is a new track “Morning Thought”, which we debuted on the …
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Junip’s full length “Fields” was among the top 20 most played albums here at KCRW in 2010 and the band returns to LA for a show Friday night at the El Rey. Tickets are still available and to provide some extra incentive, here is a remix of their track “In Every Direction” by Detroit indie-pop duo Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr.
Stream “In Every Direction” (Dale …
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While dealing with long lines, sore feet, little sleep and a city (Austin) busting at the seams with corporate brands screaming for your attention, these moments make it worth it. My memorable moment breakdown:
Best Sing Along:
Foster the People — Pumped Up Kicks
(I was above the stage at Filter Magazine’s Cedar Street showcase looking down at the crowd and watching them sing …
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After debuting their brand new song last week, it was nice to return to the track that made us fall in love in the first place, “Simple Girl.” They played a bunch of new material for their Morning Becomes Eclectic debut today and we host them tomorrow in Austin, TX at our SXSW showcase. Can’t wait!
Find the set in our archives here
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Detroit band Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. released one of our favorite EPs of last year — as well as an excellent remix EP — and we finally have some brand new music to offer in advance of their Morning Becomes Eclectic debut on Monday, March 14! Here’s their new track “Morning Thought” for your listening pleasure.
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Jason debuted the track on air this …
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The annual march to…March! When all the big music fans head down to Austin for a week of wild music fun at the SXSW Music Conference. Every year, KCRW spotlights bands we think will be big in the year ahead and I couldn’t be prouder of the group we have booked for our showcases.
If you’re going, please join us. If not, we’ll have plenty …