Billions is seeking a part-time web intern to work from the Chicago office. This intern will work with the marketing and media manager to produce and maintain content for our website and help maintain our presence on social networks. This will require a good working knowledge of HTML and comfort working with FTP clients and basic image editing software. The intern will also assist in writing content for our website based on research from music blogs and other publications. We strive for a professional tone in all of our online content and the candidate will be expected to adhere to strict posting guidelines.
Stef Chura premiered a video for the song “Spotted Gold” via NPR Music. The accompanying article praises the “violent imagery… colorful backdrop and buoyant music, [which] creates dissonance and a sense of unease.” The song appears on her upcoming album, Messes, available January 27 via Urinal Cake Records. Watch the video below and see Stef Chura live.
Bon Iver has received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Alternative Music Album and Best Recording Packaging. Sarah Jarosz has been nominated for Best Folk Album, Best American Roots Performance, and Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical. The 59th Annual Grammy Awards will air on February 12, 2017, on CBS.
Six Organs Of Admittance premiered a new track, “Taken By Ascent,” via NPR Music. The accompanying article praises the “sinister energy” of this “smoldering, momentous folk-blues burner.” The song will appear on their new album, Burning The Threshold, due out February 24 via Drag City. Listen to the track below and see Six Organs Of Admittance on tour.
Hurray for the Riff Raff released a video for the song “Rican Beach.” In a statement to Brooklyn Vegan, Hurray for the Riff Raff’s Alynda Segarra explained the inspiration behind the track: “All over the world there are heroes, who, despite suffering generations of oppression, are protecting the land and the future of our humanity. Rican Beach is a fictional place, but it was written with my ancestors in mind.” The song appears on their upcoming album, The Navigator, available March 10 via ATO. Watch the video below and see Hurray for the Riff Raff on tour.
Dams Of The West premiered a video for the song “Tell the Truth” via NPR Music. In a statement to NPR, Dams Of The West’s Chris Tomson explained “this video was inspired by the oppressive sense of paranoia that has come to define  for me.” The song appears on their upcoming debut album, Youngish American, available early next year. Watch the video below.
Matthew E. White and Flo Morrissey released a new track, “Look At What The Light Did Now.” Stereogum describes this Barry Gibb cover as “a restrained slow-burner.” The song, as well as the previously released track “Look At What The Light Did Now,” will appear on the their new collaborative album called Gentlewoman, Ruby Man, due out January 13th via Glassnote Records. Listen to the track below and see Matthew E. White & Flo Morrissey live.