Category Archives: odd box records

Sarandon’s Age of Reason

Sarandon’s new album, Sarandon’s Age of Reason, is due out later this month on Odd Box (in the UK) and Slumberland (in the US.) A striking arrangement of wiry, agressive pop and spoken word pieces, Sarandon’s Age of Reason is … Continue reading

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Might I Direct Your Attention Toward…

I have been keeping these little post-it notes on my desk at work with reminders of things that I wanted to write about at great and extra-lengthy-length here, but the list just keeps getting longer and longer to the point … Continue reading

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New Releases from Odd Box Records

Ace Bushy Striptease, “Let Us Sit Quietly and Listen to Pop Punk” (DOWNLOAD) The Smittens, “The Garden (Mesclun Mix)” (DOWNLOAD) (Before I get into the reviews, if you’re in Cleveland… Tonight Prisoners, Sun God, and Sweet Apple (members of Dinosaur … Continue reading

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One Happy Island

One Happy Island, “Cave City Sunrise” (DOWNLOAD) One Happy Island comes out of Boston, MA and lists Cub, The Monkees, The Beach Boys, Squeeze, and The Everly Brothers as being among their influences, which is basically like a recipe for … Continue reading

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Summer Jams Series #3: The Blanche Hudson Weekend

These week’s summer jams comes courtesy of Caroline and Darren of The Blanche Hudson Weekend. Each one of them was kind enough to write a little bit about their favorite summer songs &, as usual, I’ve ended up with another … Continue reading

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New Blanche Hudson Weekend Song

There’s a new Blanche Hudson Weekend song! It’s called “Let Me Go” and you can stream it via their MySpace page. The Blanche Hudson Weekend takes their name from the Bette Davis/Joan Crawford classic What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? … Continue reading

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