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The Deli's SXSW Issue 2014 is online!

Read it digitally here.

P.S. 10k free copies of this issue hit the street of Austin during SXSW Music week!

Diagonal @ Empty Bottle (7/2)

Diagonal announced this week that their new album, Tomorrow, will be released on July 2nd via Midwest Action. Diagonal is Psych Rock of Dan Jarvis (Guitar / Keys), Alex Brumley (Guitar), Andy Ryan (Vocals), Dale Price (Bass), Silas Mishler (Guitar / Vocals), and Chris Detlaff (Drums).

The new album feature their two 2017 singles, “Control” and “True”, and a track from their 2016 self-titled debut, “Wide Eyed”.

You can help Diagonal celebrate the new album at Empty Bottle on July 2nd with Plastic Crimewave Syndicate, Lake of Fire, and Black Road.


Matthew Lux’s Communication Arts Quartet

Matthew Lux’s Communication Arts Quartet is releasing their debut album, Contra/Fact, on vinyl this Friday, June 22nd, via Astral Spirits Records. The Quartet is Mikel Patrick Avery, Ben Lamar Gay, Jayve Montgomery, and Matthew Lux. The album was previously released in 2017, but this version is an entirely new edit of the album by Leroy Bach, complete with a new running order, and transitions.

Below is a Kim Alpert directed video for “Paw Paw” from Contra/Fact.

Matt Muse "Shea Butter Baby"

Matt Muse has released the first single, “Shea Butter Baby”, from his forthcoming album, Nappy Talk. The track feature vocals from Shawnee Dez, and production from Timmy V.

Muse, a teaching artist at Young Chicago Authors, released a mixtape last year called, The SiKK Tape. “Nappy Talk” will be released on July 13th.


Paul Moody & Luke Henry

Paul Moody and Luke Henry have teamed up to release split single “California Ghosts” b/w “Postcards”. Both songs are examples of these musicians’ takes of modern Americana, both can be streamed below.

You can catch Paul Moody at Hungry Brain on July 19th.


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