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The Vaselines – “Crazy Lady” Video

Reunited twee legends the Vaselines released their V For Vaselines album earlier this fall. And now they’ve followed up their charming “High Tide Low Tide” video with a new clip for the album track “Crazy Lady.” Director Jim Lang has made a black-and-white film noir pastiche with a narrative that frankly makes no sense at… More »

By: Tom Breihan / November 14, 2014 - 12:32 pm

The Vaselines – “High Tide Low Tide” Video

The Vaselines are releasing the followup to their 2010 reunion album at the end of the month. We’ve already heard “One Lost Year” and “High Tide Low Tide,” and now they’ve shared a video clip for the latter. It features Eugene Kelly and Frances McKee playing around in Scotland’s beautifully green parks. They shoot water… More »

By: James Rettig / September 5, 2014 - 10:01 am

The Vaselines – “High Tide Low Tide”

Scottish twee heroes the Vaselines only released one album during the first phase of their existence, so they’ve already become twice as prolific since reuniting a few years ago; they’ll follow up 2010’s reunion album Sex With An X with the new LP V For Vaselines next month. We’ve already posted first single “One LostMore »

By: Tom Breihan / August 15, 2014 - 2:01 pm

The Vaselines – “One Lost Year”

After a 21-year absence Scottish twee-pop heroes the Vaselines returned in 2010 with their second album, Sex With An X. They didn’t take nearly so long to return the follow-up LP V For Vaselines, which is coming later this year. The band produced the new album themselves at Mogwai’s Castle Of Doom studio, and fellow… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 16, 2014 - 3:01 pm

Report & Photos From FYF Fest 2012

Ever since I was old enough to complain, my dad took great pleasure in the act of dragging my always-resistant ass to music festivals. A summer full of glorious music for him meant a summer full of unstifled groans from me. His taste in music back then — folk, folk, and nothing but folk –… More »

By: Aaron Lariviere / September 4, 2012 - 4:52 pm

Photos From ATP Bowlie 2 Curated By Belle & Sebastian

The Belle & Sebastian-curated ATP Bowlie 2 took place earlier this week (December 10-12) at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead. (In 1999 B&S curated The Bowlie Weekender, which ultimately became All Tomorrow’s Parties, hence the “2”.) The event featured 40 bands picked by the Scottish pop ensemble and, according to photographer Elena Morelli, a bunch of… More »

By: brandon / December 14, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Superchunk, The Vaselines, Telekinesis @ Music Box, Hollywood 10/19/10

While selections from Superchunk’s aptly titled new album Majesty Shredding were rock solid, Jon Wurster’s vocal performance during their cover of The Misfits “Horror Business” will go down in Superchunk lore. Kurt Cobain’s favorite band the Vaselines opened as well as Superchunk labelmates Telekinesis. More »

By: Andrew Youssef / October 21, 2010 - 11:30 am

Vaselines – “Sex With An X” Video

As mentioned, the Vaselines are releasing their first proper album in two decades in September. This video frames the chirpy title track within a historical/Biblical storyline. More »

By: brandon / August 16, 2010 - 10:38 am

The Vaselines – “Sex With An X”

This September your favorite Nirvana-popularized Scottish twee-pop duo the Vaselines are releasing Sex With An X, their first proper album in two decades. So far they’ve lets us know that they’re not so into young folks fetishizing the past. This time they get more positive via the collection’s chirpy, lusty title track. More »

By: brandon / August 4, 2010 - 12:54 pm

The Vaselines – “I Hate The 80’s” & Sex With An X Album Info

Everyone’s favorite Nirvana-popularized Scottish pop duo The Vaselines have lined up their first album in 20 years: Sex With An X, their the second proper/non-compilation album, is out in September via Sub Pop. The 12-song collection was produced by Jamie Watson, who also handled Dum Dum. The modern version of the Vaselines is the core… More »

By: brandon / June 10, 2010 - 3:27 pm

SP20 Happened This Weekend

We’ve been telling you about Sub Pop’s 20th Anniversary and attendant celebration party for a while now. This past weekend SP20 up and happened, and modern Sub Poppers like Iron & Wine, Constantines, and Fleet Foxes graced the stage along with more historical acts like the Vaselines, Seaweed and the Fluid (and Mudhoney playing old… More »

By: brandon / July 14, 2008 - 1:52 pm