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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…
Chris DeVille | October 11, 2013 - 10:21 am

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Lilacs & Champagne – “Roses & Kisses”

Alex Hall and Emil Amos, members of the Portland-based band Grails, have been recording under the name Lilacs & Champagne for a few years now,…
James Rettig | January 6, 2015 - 6:27 pm

Stream Lilacs & Champagne Midnight Features Vol 1: Shower Scene (Stereogum Premiere)

Next week Lilacs & Champagne (Alex Hall and Emil Amos of Grails) will put out a new EP of the hazy, decayed hip-hop they do…
Miles Bowe | March 31, 2014 - 2:29 pm

Lilacs & Champagne – “Shower Scene” Video

Experimental hip-hop/dub duo Lilacs & Champagne (Alex Hall and Emil Amos of Grails) are putting out a new EP later this year, and have just…
Miles Bowe | February 26, 2014 - 3:14 pm

Mexican Summer To Celebrate 5 Years With Fest, Book, LP

The Brooklyn-based label Mexican Summer will celebrate its five-year anniversary next month with a two-day festival at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, featuring some of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 16, 2013 - 11:29 am

Lilacs And Champagne – “Sweet/Sour”

Lilacs And Champagne may have started as an interesting side project of Grails members Alex Hall and Emil Amos, but they've quickly proved how well…
Miles Bowe | March 5, 2013 - 11:34 am

Grails – “Wake Up Drill II” (Stereogum Premiere)

Portland, OR instrumental band Grails share a drummer with Om (Emil Amos, also of Holy Sons and Lilacs & Champagne), but there's a shared sensibility,…
Michael Nelson | October 10, 2012 - 11:21 am

Lilacs & Champagne – “Lilacs”

We've already posted "Everywhere, Everyone," the first track from Lilacs & Champagne, the spooky, apocalyptic production duo made up of Grails' Alex Hall and Emil…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2012 - 12:58 pm

Lilacs & Champagne – “Everywhere, Everyone” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Two members of the Portland band Grails, Alex Hall and Emil Amos, have a new project going: The heavy, churning production duo Lilacs & Champagne.
Tom Breihan | January 6, 2012 - 1:25 pm

Lilacs & Champagne – “Everywhere, Everyone”

Alex Hall and Emil Amos, the production team behind the Portland instrumental rock band Grails, have a distinctly unrock new project called Lilacs & Champagne.
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2011 - 5:51 pm