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Secretly Group, the label group that includes Secretly Canadian, Jagjaguwar and Dead Oceans, has just announced the launch of Secretly Society. The program is a monthly vinyl subscription service, not unlike Sub Pop’s Singles Club or other label-driven subscriptions, in which subscribers will receive a special limited edition vinyl copy of one of their titles […]
Preoccupations, the band formerly known as Viet Cong, have shared another new track from their upcoming self-titled album, out September 16 via Jagjaguwar. It’s called “Degraded” and you can stream it below. The band have also expanded their fall world tour. Take a look at those dates below. Preoccupations tour dates: 8/21 Houston, TX – […]
Preoccupations, the band formerly known as Viet Cong, has just announced their first album under their new name. Titled simply Preoccupations, the new album will be released on September 16 via Jagjaguwar, and was produced by Graham Walsh. The Calgary post-punk group just shared the first video from the album, for the ominous, droning opening […]
Preoccupations, the band formerly known as Viet Cong, has announced a new set of tour dates. The band is playing some festivals and European dates this summer, and then they’ll swing back through North America in the fall, including some shows with Explosions in the Sky. Check out their updated tour dates below. Preoccupations tour […]
The band formerly known as Viet Cong have announced their new name. They are now called Preoccupations, and in an interview with Pitchfork, frontman Matt Flegel explains the decision behind choosing the name. “It was on a list of band names that our friend Chad VanGaalen sent us,” he says. “It stood out for us, […]