Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue.
Suburban Lawns was a New-Wave act formed in 1978, in Long Beach, California. Janitor is taken from their sole album Suburban Lawns released in 1981. The lyrics are believed to be excerpts from a real life conversation between Sue McLane (the lead singer) and her friend Brian Smith.
Suburban Lawns- Janitor
Bobby Mavs- City Nights
I was easily drawn to this one but I have to say that all I know about this act that it’s related to Jonah Maurer (Second Life).
[Via Matt Mondanile]
A Classic Education- Gone to Sea
A Classic Education is another music project by Bolognia’s based His Clancyness, the vid is directed by the talented Jaime Harley and the is a track from their upcoming EP, Hey There Stranger, coming out September 21st on Lefse. You can get more information and buy tracks on the Website.
Today I have an extended Blue section, for obvious reasons. I found the following in my Inbox this morning, dunno if it was meant for me or for my blog, on any case, I was touched.
Arthur Russell – A Little Lost
the following is my reply to the previous… :
Beach Combers- The Things That I Would Do to You
Beach Comber is a Brooklyn based act, doing surf pop with a 60’s twist. Check their Bandcamp for free tracks and more songs.