Slow Corpse: Hound/Moons EP
Listen to the song "Matches"The first two EPs from this sweet, sweet band from Ashland, Oregon, available on a single cassette. RIYL: Glass Animals, Alt-J, Grizzly Bear, sultry postpunk-chillwave.
Wiener Records (2016)
- Side A "HOUNDS"
6. Ill Man
Side B "MOONS"
- Born out of the misty forests in Southern Oregon in the fall of 2015, Slow Corpse has quickly risen into prominence in the Oregon indie rock scene. Following the release of their debut EPs, Hound and Moons, Slow Corpse have taken to the road, playing shows up and down the Northwest region of the US which they pay tribute to in their layered dark, folk sound. Visit them on Soundcloud here.
Listen to the song "If You Want"A fantastically dreamy first full length album from cult-pop darlings Reptaliens.
RIYL: Ariel Pink, Beach House, Wampire, nightmarish dream pop
- 1. 29 Palms
2. If You Want
5. These Days
6. Satan's Song
8. Butter Slime
9. Forced Entry
- Reptaliens is inspired by sci-fi art, cult mentality, and deep connections, creating low fidelity chameleon dreamscapes somewhere between abstract expressionism and surrealism both sonically and visually. Visit them onCaptured Tracks
Listen to the song "Harrison 2"Turtlenecked's Vulture was written and recorded by one 21-year-old in a house in the Sellwood neighborhood of Portland. 12" vinyl.
RIYL: Fugazi, Parquet Courts, early Weezer, nervous breakdowns
2017 Good Cheer Records
- 1. Boys Club
3. My New Necklace
5. Harrison 2
6. Meeting You In The Hospital
7. Bronze Bull
8. Human Veal
- Harrison Smith (aka Turtlenecked) plays every instrument on his albums' recordings, takes himself seriously (but not too seriously), and creates art-punk-power-pop that's equally relatable and grating. Visit him on Bandcamp.
Rigsketball 2017 Compilation Cassette
- Each year Rigsketball releases a tape with tracks from all 32 bands playing in Rigsketball. This TWO HOUR beast can be yours! You can get it here, at TLE stores, or right at the tournament.
- Side A:
The Domestics - Tunnels and Trains
Animal Eyes - Where We Go
Shannon Entropy - No Disgrace
No Aloha - Diversions
Alberta Paper Company - Sugar
The Forever Agos - Want and Need
Stars' Blood - Back in the Bottle
Houlie and the Blowfish - Midnight Blues
Paper Brain - At All
Howard Ivans - Candy
Wet Dream - Basement Under the Ocean
Tribe Mars - $3 Kung Fu
Nic Wilkins - Frank Gore
AMANI - The Immortal
Ellington Willoughby and the Andrew Jacksons - Mothership
And And And - Holy Fucking Matrimony
Hustle and Drone - Voices of Ventriloquists
Hot Won't Quit - Grab the Wheel
Bastard Salt - More More More
WORWS - Sheltering Hand
Trick Sensei - When We Stray
Sorta Ultra - Don’t Lie To Me
The Get Ahead - Dollars For Doughnuts
This Fair City - Ebb & Flow
Foxy Lemon - Quite A Bit of Booty
Grammerhorn Wren - Pet Narc
Crushingcrayons - Dawn New Horizons
Space Shark - Helevator
The Quick & Easy Boys - Swipe Right
Donovan Trip - Cheer Up
Queen Chief - Sleeping Under Trees
Salvo Idly - Blame
- Rigsketball is a 32 band basketball tournament played on a regulation height hoop attached to a tour van. Rigsketball happens during the last two weeks of July in Portland, OR. We welcome any bands to sign up to play in the tournament for free. Check out their website for all details.