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The Deli's SXSW Issue 2014 is online!

Read it digitally here.

P.S. 10k free copies of this issue hit the street of Austin during SXSW Music week!

Tasha “Kind of Love"

Tasha has released the first single, “Kind Of Love”, from her forthcoming debut LP, Alone At Last, which is due out October 26th via Father/Daughter Records.

The album will be available in all formats, but the vinyl pressing is limited to 500 on Baby Blue colored wax. Each vinyl purchased will come with a poetry zine with contributions from Tasha, Imani Jackson, Keisa Reynolds, Kara Jackson, Jamila Woods, and Stella Binion. Also, a dollar from each LP sold will be donated to No Cop Academy.

You can catch Tasha at Lincoln Hall on Sept. 21st with Illuminati Hotties and Diet Cig.

Photo by Grace Coudal


Velcro Lewis Group "Moon Syrup"

Velcro Lewis Group will be releasing a new EP called “Moon Syrup” on September 9th. This is a collection four Psych Rock, Acid Rock gems that will also be featured on their upcoming LP, Sweet Heat and Black Water.

Velcro Lewis Group has been going strong in Chicago for more than ten years perfecting their Psychedelic sound. They are a big band with an even bigger sound constructed by Hawk Colman (vocals), Travers Gauntt (guitar), Izzy Price (drums), Lawtence Peters (electric washboard, vocals), Hadden Spoonwood (bass, vocals), Ali Hunger (Moogs), Andy Slater (organ, vocoder, vocals), and Tommy Carroll (percussion).

You can catch Velcro Lewis Group at Empty Bottle on September 12th with Flux Bikes and Quintron & Miss Pussycat.


Haley Fohr Appears on Roy Montgomery’s New Album

New Zealand’s Roy Montgomery released his latest album, Suffuse, via New York’s Ba Da Bing Records last week. The album’s opening track, “Apparition”, features the chilling, other-worldly, voice of Haley Fohr of Circuit des Yeux.

Haley and Circuit des Yeux will be touring the world this fall, but you can catch her providing a live score to the 1923 silent film Salomé on August 24th at Art Institute of Chicago.


Post Animal "Ralphie" Video

Post Animal released a thrilling, somewhat post-apocalyptic, video last week for their single “Ralphie”. The video can be streamed here and features an appearance by co-founder Joe Kerry. The single is taken from their recent LP, When I Think Of You In A Castle, which was released by Polyvinyl back in April.

Post Animal’s next local show will be on December 15th @ Metro and tickets go on sale this Friday, August 24th. They will also be performing at Pygmalion Music Fest in Champaign on September 29th.


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