Releases on fivekill

Always There
Full Body
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Street Date: October 18, 2019
  Full Body own their name. The Rochester, NY quartet play a robust breed of gangly rock music that lurches in the intersection between impatient slowcore, gnarled shoegaze, and noisy post-hardcore. The band introduced their dynamically sensitive…
Summer Sun
Pony in the Pancake
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Street Date: September 20, 2019
  A tear fell from The Sun and cousins Robert and Dan witnessed it fall from atop a summer mountain in a moment outside of time. Since then they have been on a quest, a quest of love. Wherever PIP goes, they go there with one purpose, and one purpose…
Dream/Dive
The Parlor
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Street Date: August 28, 2019
  During the recording of last year’s release Kiku, The Parlor wrote a few songs that felt like outliers. Kiku was a tightly wound concept album but “Dream” and “Dive” were both pointing toward the other side of grief. “Dream” held in it the…
Lunch Money
Front Biz
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Street Date: June 13, 2019
  Lunch Money was recorded over three days in an upstate cabin during March 2018. Produced by Ryan Slowey (Tree Walker Audio, Maggot Brain) with engineering by Craig Dutra (White Lodge Audio, Aficionado), the album was tracked live with virtually…
Greens
Greens
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Street Date: June 13, 2019
  Greens' self-titled debut EP is a poignant observation about the state of being between opposites. The alt-country revivalism is as much electronic and rock-tinged as it is constructed from back porch sing-alongs and gospel flavors. Like the band's…
Gospels, Hymns and Other Trash!
The Abyssmals
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Street Date: April 19, 2019
  The Abyssmals present … ‘Gospels, Hymns, and Other Trash!’On their very first full band album, The Abyssmals have refined this fuzzed out collection of psychedelic garage rock songs and filtered them through their unique kaleidoscopic lens. Sonically…
A Clear Mistake
Hate Club
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Street Date: March 23, 2019
  “All your favorite local bands moved away / you’re complaining about something new every day.” So heralds singer/guitarist Noah Bondy at the beginning of Hate Club’s new EP “A Clear Mistake.” Those who’ve followed Bondy’s various writing projects…
Woods Come Find Me
Bruiser and Bicycle
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Street Date: February 22, 2019
  “Woods Come Find Me” concerns the end of a transition for Albany psych-folk outfit Bruiser & Bicycle as they evolved from a full rock band to a two-piece. Like waking up in an unfamiliar bed, only to find that the bed is in a forest clearing bathed…
Self Titled Demon
Burly
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Street Date: January 18, 2019
  Self Titled Demon is the debut EP of Upstate New York 5-piece BURLY. Recorded at home from 2017-2018, the five tracks present an eclectic collection of musical influences and styles anchored in collaboration. BURLY members Ryan Stewart, Richard Nolan…
Two Nighttimes
Neighborhood of Make Believe
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Street Date: November 16, 2018
  Neighborhood of Make Believe have woven a dense and sonically diverse album reflecting on questions that often go overlooked. What is the difference between loneliness & solitude? Is being cynical wise or is being idealistic naive? Can you accept…
Saving a Beauty
Blue Ranger
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Street Date: October 27, 2018
  Written while on the road in the summer of 2017, there’s an ever-evolving, thoughtful prose that is akin to frontman Joshua F. Marré’s insatiable appetite for stories bigger than himself. A keen reader and record collector, Marré will often be found…
Still Beats
Dead Tooth
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Street Date: September 28, 2018
  The four-song EP Still Beats was recorded in a cold basement in Albany, NY in the winter of 2018. The title track features Darius VanSluytman of early-00's afropunk outfit No Surrender gutturally yelping a verse, and Sandy Davis of Pecas contributes…
LEFT
Bear Grass
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Street Date: August 10, 2018
  LEFT is the sophomore album of Troy, NY based indie rock band, Bear Grass. The group consists of lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter Katie Hammon, bassist August Sagehorn, Tommy Krebs, vocals, keys and guitar, and drummer Ian White. Bear Grass has…
Onlyness
Onlyness
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Street Date: July 06, 2018
  Onlyness is the self-titled debut and latest installment from upstate New York-based singer-songwriter Rick Spataro. For anyone familiar with his previous work as the Firs or playing and producing in Florist (a collaborative effort between Spataro…
Rechorduroys
Rechorduroys
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Street Date: June 08, 2018
  From the opening chords of Rechorduroys self-titled album it seems they will be transporting you to a sunnier, breezier state of mind. Don’t get too lulled by the classic surf-rock vibes though; lead singer Benjamin Garrett is not speaking of…
Kiku
The Parlor
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Street Date: April 13, 2018
  Multi-instrumentalist producer-songwriters Jen O’Connor and Eric Krans are fearless in their willingness to explore new sound palettes for their intimate brand of art-pop. Throughout their progression from indie-folk, to stomp and clap trance-folk…