The Native Sound News

Plastic Flowers to Release 'Absent Forever' LP; "How Can I" Streaming at Clash

Posted on September 13th, 2017

Today we're ecstatic to announce that we will be releasing Plastic Flowers' third LP 'Absent Forever' – his second with The Native Sound! The new album will be out on November 10th on limited edition vinyl, as well as digitally. The first single "How Can I" is steaming exclusivly at Clash.

"Heavenly shoegaze filtered through with aspects of raw noise, the George Samaras helmed venture remains a highly intriguing narrative... [Absent Forever] it promises to be another fascinating bout of feedback drenched beauty."

Pre-order 'Absent Forever' now!

OUT NOW: Petite League – Rips One Into the Night; Streaming in Full at GoldFlakePaint

Posted on September 1st, 2017

Petite League's incredible new LP, 'Rips One Into the Night' is officially out today! GoldFlakePaint is streaming it in full – they call it a "record that never once pauses for breath, instead it explodes in to evening air, like a firework in the heat of the summer; dizzy, woozy, and untamed, like the best days of our life, the way we thought it would always be." Pick up the LP, or stream/ download at the links below!

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Neaux to Release 'Chain Up the Sun' LP; "Stuck Like A" Streaming at Clash

Posted on August 15th, 2017

Neaux have joined The Native Sound! We will be releasing their forthcoming 'Chain Up the Sun' LP on October 13th, on limited edition vinyl, as well as digitally. The first single "Stuck Like A..." is streaming now at Clash.

"... a crunching mixture of punk-edged songwriting, shoegaze tones, and flecks of electronica."

Pre-order 'Chain Up the Sun' now!

Petite League Premiere "Pocketknife" at Billboard; Tour Dates Announced

Posted on August 14th, 2017

Billboard ran a great profile on Petite League today on the roots of the band, and the forthcoming 'Rips One Into the Night' album we'll be releasing on September 1st. Included in that profile was the premiere of the new single "Pocketknife"!

"... a raw song reflecting on friendships tainted by personal demons featuring solely Gillis Cook, his guitar, and harmonies."

Pre-order 'Rips One Into the Night' now!

8/31 - New York, NY @ Alphaville (record release show with Aunt Sis and White Lighters)
9/29 - New York, NY @ TBD
9/30 - Syracuse, NY @ Space Camp
10/1 - Rochester, NY @ Small World
10/2 - Cleveland, OH @ TBD
10/4 - Chicago, IL @ Subterranean
10/5 - Milwaukee, WI @ TBD
10/6 - Madison, WI @ U. Wisconsin
10/8 - Brooklyn, NY @ Alphaville

Surf Rock is Dead to Release 'We Have No Friends?' EP; "As If" Streaming at GoldFlakePaint

Posted on August 1st, 2017

So happy to welcome Surf Rock is Dead to the label today! We will be releasing their forthcoming 'We Have No Friends?' EP on September 22nd, on limited edition vinyl, as well as digitally. The first single "As If" is streaming now at GoldFlakePaint.

"A glowing three-minutes, “As If” adds layered vocal harmonies to the dizzying backdrop of sparkling guitar lines that lead the whole thing forward in a heady sway of colour... it marks another visible leap forward from the duo; a sumptuous bout of guitar-pop just when we need it the most."

Pre-order 'We Have No Friends?' now!