Bill, Fay – Who Is The Sender?
Burzum – Det Som Engang Var
Bush, Kate – Hounds Of Love
Cure, The – Disintegration
Disturbed – The Sickness
Hedwig And The Angry Inch – Original Broadway Cast Recording
Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear – Skeleton Crew
Sylvan Esso – S/T
Tanlines – Highlights
The Sound of Music – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (50th Anniversary Edition)
The Wolverine – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Picture Disc)
Thee Oh Sees – Mutilator Defeated at Last
Torres – Sprinter
Wire – S/T
Join us for an acoustic set from Fish and Kuz of local rock band Smoke And Mirror Routine! Check out Jim Testa’s writeup in NJ.com about the band.
Tom Hummer is a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and music critic from Ames, IA. He is also the bass player for the band Thoughts of Crossing. Just this past week, he released his third record, entitled Sexism Sells. It marks a significant departure from his past records with a noticeably heavier sound. J Nifras from Iris Records was able to talk with him about his newest record and related endeavors, which you can read below.
JN: I’ve noticed that on this record you sound particularly honest, more so than on your other records. Do you consider this an honest album?
TH: Yeah, I do consider it to be an honest album. I usually put a lot of puzzles and ambiguity in my lyrics, and there’s still some of that on this record, but the big difference is that a lot of these songs have … Read More »
Saturday May 30th we’re back at Iris Records for our monthly beat producers showcase. Dre Mayes will be on the cuts alongside Lateef Dameer on his MPC. More beat sets by Ewonee and XI XX and an opening DJ set by Tab Jones!!!!!
For when you get back from the beach/mountains/tropical locale/in-law’s house. 12pm – 8pm. Have a happy and safe one, everyone!
A Pot Of Flowers – With Love
Bama – Ghettos Of The Mind
Braxton, Tyondai – Hive1
Cooke, Sam – Peace In The Valley
D’Angelo – Brown Sugar
Daft Punk – Get Lucky Remixes 12″
Daft Punk – Lose Yourself To Dance 12″
Death – N.E.W.
Debouse, Leon – A Fine Instrument
Django Django – Born Under Saturn
Fahey, John – Live In Sausalito 1973
Fahey, John – Of Rivers And Religion
Happyness – Weird Little Birthday
Hardy, Francois – S/T
IAM – L’Ecole Du Micro D’Argent
Irvine, Weldon – Cosmic Vortex (Justice Divine)
Irvine, Weldon – Spirit Man
Jorge, Seu – Life Aquatic Soundtrack
Lydia Lunch – Conspiracy Of Women
Mitchell, Joni – Live At Newport Folk Festival
Monks – Black Monk Time
Mulatu And His Ethiopean Quintet – Mulatu Of Ethiopia
Nicks, Stevie – 24 Karat Gold
Palmieri, Eddie – With Harlem River Drive Live
Portishead – S/T
Rundgren, Todd – Global
Silva, Alan – Luna Surface
Sir James Richard – Ape Hex Twins
Stone Roses, … Read More »
Join Steve (Gritzan) and Steve (Silvestri) of Iris Records every first Sunday of the month at their favorite local watering hole for the best in whatever the hell they think might be cool to hear on a Sunday night at Lucky’s. Same names, different generation, ALL VINYL. What could possibly go wrong?
Sundays are Industry Nights at Lucky’s, so if you work for a restaurant or bar, bring some proof to the bartender and enjoy half-off drinks! For everyone else, drinks are nice and cheap anyway.
Big thanks to “Dancing” Tony over at (The) Rock-it Docket for helping to put this together. Don’t miss out on a single cool event…follow him and the team that “run fun” in JC:
Bastille – Bad Blood
Braids – Deep in the Iris
Can – Rite Time
Death And Vanilla – To Where the Wild Things Are
Death – N.E.W.
Glass Animals – Zaba
Grant Lee Buffalo – Mighty Joe Moon
Green, Colleen – Sock It To Me
Herndon, Holly – Platform
Hot Chip – Why Make Sense?
Penguin Prison – Lost In New York
Shamir – Ratchet