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Beachwood Sparks – “Make It Together” (Stereogum Premiere)

In these ultra-nostalgic times, L.A. country-rockers Beachwood Sparks are in the ultra-nostalgic position of being a retro band whose own initial late-'90s psych revival now also scans as retro. Double-retro! Meta-retro! But they're taking their own advice -- "Keep on shinin' like a star" -- and releasing a set of lo-fi recordings from their first… More »

By: Chris DeVille / September 18, 2013 - 10:59 am

Beachwood Sparks – “Forget The Song” Video

Beachwood Sparks may have disappeared for more than a decade between albums, but the band's sweet psychedelic county still sounds vital. We first heard the gorgeous "Forget The Song" back in April, but the band has just released a clip for the track, featuring footage of their performance at Sonoma, CA's Huichica Music Festival, which… More »

By: Michael Nelson / July 18, 2012 - 2:33 pm

Beachwood Sparks – “Sparks Fly Again”

The bucolic L.A. country-rock band Beachwood Sparks, whose early-'00s records on Sub Pop presaged the success of Fleet Foxes by nearly a decade, are back together again and about to release a new album called Tarnished Gold on their old label. We've already heard the early track "Forget The Song." And below, you can download… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 31, 2012 - 10:49 am

Beachwood Sparks – “Forget The Song”

Last seen reuniting at SP20, LA's Beachwood Sparks return from a nearly decade-long recording hiatus with the full-length alt-country collection The Tarnished Gold this summer. Over the past ten years, members have participated in solo and side projects like All Night Radio, The Tyde, and Mystic Chords Of Memory. The new album sessions expanded the… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 12, 2012 - 10:58 am

SP20: Sub Pop’s 20th Anniversary Benefit Festival Partial Lineup Announced

We mentioned Sub Pop's 20th Anniversary a ways back -- well, it's officially time to party (especially if you live in the Pacific Northwest). The rumors have been circling the web, and now we have official details about SP20, a two-day benefit festival at Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA (7/12 & 7/13). There's also the… More »

By: brandon / April 15, 2008 - 3:36 pm