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Wymond Miles – “Night Drives” Video

Wymond Miles is best known for his work in the Fresh & Onlys, but damn if he didn’t put out another great solo album this year. Cut Yourself Free has many nice moments, but “Night Drives” is still the best and now there’s a video for it. Director Ryan Browne nails it by making a… More »

By: Miles Bowe / November 6, 2013 - 1:58 pm

Five Years In, Brooklyn Record Label Mexican Summer Deserves To Be Celebrated

This weekend, the Brooklyn-based record label Mexican Summer will celebrate five years in business with a two-day, indoor-outdoor festival featuring label artists, alumni, and friends at Pioneer Works Center for Art and Innovation in Red Hook. With a lineup that spans from living legends (Spiritualized, Ariel Pink) to underground mainstays (No Joy, the Fresh… More »

By: Chris DeVille / October 11, 2013 - 10:21 am

Stream Wymond Miles Cut Yourself Free

We’ve already heard a couple great tracks from the new solo album from the Fresh & Onlys guitarist Wymond Miles, and now you can stream the entire album. “Night Drives” and “Passion Play,” were good hints of what would be explored more on Cut Yourself Free which is a darkly pretty record and another nice… More »

By: Miles Bowe / October 8, 2013 - 2:02 pm

Wymond Miles – “Night Drives”

The Fresh & Onlys’ guitarist Wymond Miles has shared another track from his upcoming sophomore album Cut Yourself Free. “Night Drives” is a little murkier than previously released “Passion Plays,” but no less affecting. Miles recently talked to Interview magazine about his “stately modern approach” to the new album. Like his previous efforts, the whole… More »

By: James Rettig / September 24, 2013 - 1:01 pm

Wymond Miles – “Passion Plays”

Wymond Miles of the Fresh & Onlys will release his sophomore solo full-length Cut Yourself Free in October and here’s a track from it, “Passion Plays.” Like his other releases, this ’70s rock serenade was self-recorded by Miles and produced to tape, so it’s sense of tribute to post-punk’s past is especially palpable. Check it… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / August 15, 2013 - 12:06 pm

Northside 2012 In Photos

Northside registered some memorable moments this year, from Kitty Pryde living the meme at Knitting Factory to a sold out Cameo Lounge for Stereogum’s showcase (hat tip to Guards, for winning the night — and the fest’s — breakout act honors). Photographer wagz2it roved the north Williamsburgian terrain and assembled a spread of photos for… More »

By: Amrit Singh / June 18, 2012 - 5:06 pm

Wymond Miles – “Pale Moon” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Fresh & Onlys guitarist Wymond Miles’ solo project is a good step away from his main group’s material, reaching for shadowier, more psych-drenched rock textures. In line with those aesthetic ideals is the visual for “Pale Moon,” a smoky, brooding clip directed by Ryan Browne. Watch it below. More »

By: Corban Goble / June 15, 2012 - 10:08 am

Wymond Miles – “Don’t Ask This Of Me”

Earlier this morning, we posted a track from Secret Seven Records’ forthcoming In A Cloud II: New Sounds From San Francisco, a Ty Segall ripper called “Swag.” And now here’s another San Fransican’s contribution to that compilation, Wymond Miles’s (Fresh & Onlys) twangy ode “Don’t Ask This Of Me.” Stream it below. More »

By: Corban Goble / June 1, 2012 - 9:29 am

Wymond Miles – “Hidden Things Are Asking You To Find Them”

Wymond Miles is best-known as the guitarist for the easy-to-like San Francisco psych-rock band the Fresh & Onlys. But next month, Miles will branch out a bit, releasing the solo EP Earth Has Doors. Below, check out the sprawling track “Hidden Things Are Asking You To Find Them.”… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 10, 2012 - 3:47 pm