Showing All "Small Black" Posts

How did you celebrate July 4th? On a rooftop BBQ listening to our summer mix? Maybe you stayed in and watched old episodes of Hoarders on Roku? Maybe I stayed in and did that. There is no way to…   Read Story »
This month's Remixtape begins with a wistful twist (Clams Casino, a Gold Panda redo of Lykke Li, Phone Tag tagging up Small Black's "New Chain," Creep working on Planning To Rock) and ends on a pop…   Read Story »
When I talked to Small Black singer Josh Kolenik about writing lyrics, he said the fallibility of memory made this hard, because his recollections were either idealized or inaccurate or otherwise…   Read Story »
Gothamist took Small Black to a gorgeous abandoned building near New York's City Hall Park to film a couple of songs. Their two performances, of New Chain opener "Camouflage" and "Light Curse" have a…   Read Story »
We brought you a Progress Report on Small Black, and "Photojournalist," the first taste from the band's upcoming debut LP. "Search Party" doesn't have the same "filter haze" as "Photojournalist" --…   Read Story »
With "Bad Lover" and an eponymous EP, Small Black introduced themselves as the new project from the men behind Class Of 2006 local natives Slowlands. Since then, the band's gone on a press-positive…   Read Story »
Name: Small Black Progress Report: Mixing their debut LP with Rare Boom Room’s Nicolas Vernhes. It's the followup to their self-titled EP. Small Black kept a Twitter/Facebook log of their first…   Read Story »
On some nights you can fool yourself into forgetting that industry weeks like SXSW have shifted from being about discovery to being full-on music festivals. Yesterday was not one of those days. Aside…   Read Story »
Here's a tip if you're going to one of these industry festival type things: If IAMSOUND is having a party, you should attend that party. Just like this past CMJ, the L.A.-based imprint owned their…   Read Story »
Some MP3s and videos you might wanna check out in this one. But first, backstory: Right around CMJ 2K9, Ernest Greene dropped by NYC's Santos Party House for a one-off show as the one-man button…   Read Story »