Kill Rock Stars Awesome Free MP3 Sampler

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

FREE SAMPLER!!! (99.9mb, 192k mp3s) < — click to download tracklist 01 ELLIOTT SMITH “Angeles” from Either/Or 02 THE THERMALS “Now We Can See” from Now We Can See 03 GOSSIP “Standing In the Way of Control” from Standing In The Way of Control 04 THAO “When We Swam” from Know Better Learn Faster 05 [...]

Music from Portland That I Enjoyed in 2009

Sunday, December 13th, 2009

To paraphrase what I wrote in my 2009 Best of.. List a few days ago, “here’s a list of Portland artists that I spent the most time with in 2009. This is not meant to be a ranked list..” Portland never ceases to delight, with fresh new music popping up every month or so. Here’s [...]

MP3 Music Monday

Monday, November 9th, 2009

Grillo Here’s ten more free and legal MP3s from the Pampelmoose inbox to kick start your week. I got a note from Grillo [pictured] who sent me his whole new album, Fireworks. It’s a great piece of work, definitely worth picking up. Another favorite this week is Pathetic Magic from Thank You on Thrill Jockey. [...]

Pampelmoose New Music Hour on WOXY Week 18

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Finally, Week number 18 of the Pampelmoose New Music Hour radio show on The show has been on vacation while the WOXY radio station made its move from its home in Cincinnati to its new home in Austin, TX. They have finished setting up shop so it’s back to normal weekly transmission for the [...]

Free MP3s for a Labor Day Weekend

Friday, September 4th, 2009

Dirty Three It’s the weekend, or if you live in the USA it’s the Labor Day weekend. Here’s ten more MP3s for your party playlist. Some of these artists are playing at the upcoming MusicFestNW festival and I’ve tagged them with *MFNW: Pink Mountaintops – Vampire *MFNW Portland Cello Project [feat. Thao] – Tallymarks *MFNW [...]

thao, a video interview back stage at sasquatch 2008

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

Click image to play, right click to download Thao performed yesterday on the Filter stage. I didn’t grab any of her live set but I did get to chat with her back stage. Listen to what she has to say about touring in England recently… Related Post: Thao – We Brave Bees Stings and All [...]

thao – we brave bee stings and all

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

Music fills my day but sometimes things pass me by. I heard about Thao Nguyen last year from Portia and Maggie at her label Kill Rock Stars, somehow I never got around to listening. And then in one of those 6º of separation moments, Ian C Rogers posts a Thao song on his blog and [...]