Posts Tagged ‘Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards’

Time for some new vids methinks.

So sit back and enjoy ten musical films from the likes of Slowcoaches, Freakwater, Dead Heavens, The Two Tracks, Dawes, Dan Michelson & The Coastguards, Hans Chew and Ed Harcourt amongst others.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dan michaelsonDan Michaelson and the Coastguards’ excellent new album Memory is out now through The state51 Conspiracy. It is a record that is concerned with recollection and our ability to twist and warp history, rewriting the past each time we try to retrieve it.

The band’s new single Tides (out on 8th July), is appropriately named as it ebbs and flows,  telling the story of a person who throws everything to the sea, only to have it washed back to their feet the same, but different, worn and marked by the journey. ‘

The single  will be released on a limited edition of only 15 hand-lathe cut vinyl 7s with screen printed covers as well as digitally.

Order here. Stream it below.

 

As the nights draw in and the snow begins to settle, spare a thought for Mrs Christmas this festive season. Whilst Santa enjoys celebrity status and waltzing off on his annual world tour, Mrs Christmas hits the sherry and gets a few things off her chest.

Another Messy Christmas by Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards is released as a free download this week and tells the story from the side of Santa’s ever tolerant wife, who has spent at least the last 250 Christmases keeping herself warm…

Watch the video, then download it below.

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Videos of the Day

Enjoy short films of the musical variety today from Dan Michaelson & The Coastguards showcasing the rich, gorgeous, melancholia of first single Sheets taken from forthcoming album Blindspot. Then there is some leather clad pop cool from Finland’s French Films and some rather fine alt-folk from Scotland’s Woodenbox . And to finish, some lowdown sleazy garage-blues and drag-act inspired footage from Australia’s Delta Riggs for their track Rah Rah Radio. Party on…

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