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The Twilight Sad is another Scottish indie rock band that have been getting alot of attention lately for their forthcoming sleeper single ‘I Became A Prostitute’ (due out Aug. 3rd), which will be followed by their sophomore album titled Forget The Night Ahead (to be released in the UK on Oct. 5th).

Have a Listen...

"Reflections of the Television"

Also hear Twight Sad cover The Smiths and Joy Division courtesy of Regnsky

Watch the video for ‘I Became A Prostitute’, which features a burlesque dancer in some lovely sepia-toned shots...



Hear more from The Twilight Sad's MySpace

And previously mentioned...

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I know, you are sick of hearing me go on and on about Frightened Rabbit, but I promise I won't bring them up again for awhile!

What I love most about Frightened Rabbit is that they bring the most confrontational lyrics I've heard since The Mountain Goats. They've also gained comparisons (musically) to Idlewild, Counting Crows and Death Cab.

Frontman Scott Hutchison sings about how "You must be a masochist to love a modern leper on his last leg" on "Modern Leper" and how “You won't find love in a hole/ It takes more than fucking someone to keep yourself warm” on "Keep Yourself Warm". Both of these songs, as well as the two I'm posting below, are from their last album Midnight Organ Fight, do yourself a favor and pick it up.

Here's a couple of standouts...

"My Backwards Walk"

"Good Arms Vs Bad Arms"

Here's the video for "Heads Roll Off"...



Hear more from Frightened Rabbit's MySpace

Frightened Rabbit/The Twilight Sad/We Were Promised Jetpacks 2009 Tour Dates:

09/13 - Morrison, CO @ Monolith Festival
09/14 - Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
09/15 - Boise, ID @ Neurolux
09/16 - Seattle, WA @ Neumo’s
09/17 - Portland, OR @ Musicfest NW
09/18 - San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
09/20 - Los Angeles, CA @ Knitting Factory
09/22 - Tucson, AZ @ Plush
09/24 - Austin, TX @ The Mohawk
09/26 - Birmingham, AL @ Bottletree
09/27 - Atlanta, GA @ The Masquerade
09/28 - Tallahassee, FL @ Club Downunder
09/29 - Orlando, FL @ The Social


Hear more from We Were Promised Jetpack's MySpace

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