Karl Blau

Phil Elverum, Karl Blau, & Bret Lunsford’s D+ Sell New Album As Custom-Destroyed CD-R

Phil Elverum -- he of the Microphones, Mount Eerie, and secretly marrying Michelle Williams fame -- is in a band called D+ with Karl Blau…
Peter Helman | August 25, 2018 - 11:18 am

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Karl Blau – “Poor The War Away”

Karl Blau hails from the Pacific Northwest and he makes the kind of introverted, self-produced, adventurous pop music that sounds like it could only be…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 26, 2017 - 9:59 am

Karl Blau – “Slow Children”

Karl Blau, the Pacific Northwest DIY-indie veteran, helped the Richmond, Virginia hippie-soul auteur Matthew E. White record his landmark 2012 album Big Inner, and now…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2017 - 10:01 am

Stream 6 Weeks Of Winter Compilation Feat. Cleo Tucker, gobbinjr, Naps, & More

Sleeper Records is a new label based out of Philadelphia, and their first release is a compilation called 6 Weeks Of Winter, whose proceeds are…
James Rettig | February 2, 2017 - 11:35 am

Karl Blau – “Fallin’ Rain” (Feat. Jim James) (Link Wray Cover)

Longtime veteran of the indie underground Karl Blau is releasing an album of covers via Bella Union in May. According to the Line Of Best
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 22, 2016 - 2:06 pm

Stream Janet Jackson Tribute Album Feat. tUnE-yArDs, Deradoorian, High Places, & More

Janet Jackson's new album, Unbreakable, dropped today, and in conjunction with its release, Tin Angel Records put out a tribute album with 16 covers of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 2, 2015 - 12:13 pm

Key Losers – “Bi-Focal” (Stereogum Premiere)

Key Losers is the Portland, Oregon-based project of vocalist/multi-instrumentalist Katy Davidson, ex-Dear Nora, YACHT collaborator, etc. Her airy, sunny, graceful, impressively patchwork first official Key…
Brandon Stosuy | May 17, 2011 - 11:32 am

Karl Blau – “Celebrate By Singing”

Longtime Anacortes songwriter Karl Blau's back with "Celebrate By Singing," a jazzy song from a new 10" called Max. When I wrote about his "Dark
Brandon Stosuy | April 19, 2011 - 11:29 am

New Gigi – “The Old Graveyard” (Feat. Karl Blau)

Gigi's Maintenant is principally the project of producer Colin Stewart and No Kids/P:ANO man Nick Krgovich, a collection of songs organized around a simple concept:…
Amrit Singh | December 8, 2009 - 2:30 pm

New Karl Blau – “Dark Sedan”

No matter how sunny he gets, Karl Blau's always sounded autumnal to me. Maybe its because he lives in Anacortes, Washington, a place you can't…
Brandon Stosuy | September 3, 2009 - 9:03 am