New EP From Lord Buffalo

Just before Christmas we received an e-mail from Lord Buffalo with details of a new four track cassette EP called Castle Tapes. They explained it was a limited release to get a few songs out into the world before heading back into the studio to record a full length album. Amongst them is this folked-out, and truly excellent cover of the Roky Erickson classic Two … Continue reading New EP From Lord Buffalo

Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: May 2012

Another crackerjack month of new tunes on MM, all lovingly compiled and packaged up for you in one sweet playlist ready to download. Here are 33 of our favourite tracks from our May postings and 6 new songs too. No need to thank us. Download Virals – Gloria mp3 (from Coming Up With The Sun EP) Shines bright with an insanely hooky vocal and charged guitar riffs, … Continue reading Mad Mackerel’s Best Of The Month: May 2012

Mad Mackerel Recommends…Lord Buffalo

Our friend Devin James Fry of Salesman also drums and sings for another band, Lord Buffalo. They recently released their self-titled EP and it is both unsettling and haunting, creating a blend of darkly shrouded Americana as fiddles moan and guitars ominously brood and slash. They have tales to tell, but they’re not for the faint hearted, and only maybe for the broken hearted, but they … Continue reading Mad Mackerel Recommends…Lord Buffalo