OUT NOW!! - NEW NATIVE - 'SWING LOW' EP

New Native's 'SwingLow' EP is out NOW through all Digital and Streaming services worldwide!!

We are incredibly excited to share with you New Native's 'Swing Low' EP today. "It Must Be Nice To Be You" & " Swing Low" are the band's latest offerings in their amazing progressive song writing careers. With comparisons to Pinback, Sufjan Stevens, and Death Cab For Cutie , NEW NATIVE are sure to capture your attention and emotions.

Find 'Swing Low' here for maximum enjoyment:
http://bit.ly/SL__iTunes
http://bit.ly/SL_Spotify
http://bit.ly/SL_Bandcamp

NEW NATIVE TO RELEASE 'SWING LOW' EP ON ANCHOR EIGHTY FOUR

NEW NATIVE || SWING LOW, EP
AUG 12, 2016

Stoked to team up with Vienna, Austria's NEW NATIVE again to release their amazing two song EP, 'SWNG LOW'. 'Swing Low' will be available on all digital outlets on August 12th, and sees the band soaring to new heights as they trade in reverb and chorus pedals for a softer incredible indie rock sound.

Listen to the first track, "It Must Be Nice To Be You", exclusively at NEW NOISE MAGAZINE.

MINNOW x UA - Notebook & Pen
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Limited quantities of our Exclusive Scout Notebook and Pen are available with mega cheap shipping options! http://anchoreightyfourrecords.limitedrun.com/products/567974-m-i-n-n-o-w-x-unconditional-arms

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New Native - Behind The Song #1 - "Nothing More"

New Native, our best (and only) pals from Austria, have just started a new Facebook series in which they go super duper, mega, well...they go in depth into what each of their songs are about and the process it took to create them. This week's is about their song "Nothing More", which is one of my personal favorites off of their SOUL CULT 12" EP, available now in the Anchor Eighty Four webstore HERE.

Behind the Song #1 – "Nothing More"

The basic idea for "Nothing More" dates back to the Twisting recording sessions. A week or two after we had tracked the record, I brought the verse and chorus to practice and we worked out most of the song right away. Thinking back, it kind of bummed us out that we couldn't include the song on the first record just because it was written so close to the sessions.

We're really happy how the song eventually turned out. We initially demo'd two versions of the song.... 
(READ MORE HERE)

HEART to HEART - IMPRESSIONS - OUT NOW ON CASSETTE

Originally self-released by the band on CD format in 2010, Heart to Heart created a collection of raw and emotionally aggressive music in the form of what is now their Impressions EP. It was this EP that caught our attention, and soon lead us to release Heart to Heart's 'Deathproof' 7inch and their infamous Self Titled full-length LP on Anchor Eighty Four Records. We are proud to once again join forces with Heart to Heart to re-release 'Impressions' on limited cassette!

Purchase on Clear and/or Blue :: HERE

New artwork re-imagined and illustrated by Corey Purvis

Download and Stream Impressions
iTunes
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Spotify

Unconditional Arms Release New Split with Minnow and New Track "Feud"

Oakland's quintet post-rock outfit, Unconditional Arms, have unveiled their brand new track Feud. The single comes off of the group's latest release, a split, with Los Angeles' Minnow. The split between Unconditional Arms and Minnow is available now, via Anchor Eighty Four Records.

Listen to Feud here: https://soundcloud.com/anchoreightyfour/unconditional-arms-feud-unreleased/s-awdug

Make sure that you head on over to the website and snag one of two packages of the Unconditional Arms x Minnow Split today. With any of the packages, you will receive a download of the album and a bag of Stumptown's 'Hairbender' blend of coffee.

As well, make sure you check out Unconditional Arms as they are currently on the road in support of Prawn - the group is starting in Boise where they will be playing a few days at Treefort Music fest and working their way back down the West Coast - dates and details below.


Upcoming Tour Dates:

3.25 - Boise, ID - Treefort Music Festival*
• The Watercooler 8pm

3.26 - Boise, ID - Treefort Music Festival
• Breakfast Fort 11am
• Band Dialogue 1pm
• Prefunk 9pm

3.27 - Boise, ID - Treefort Music Festival
3.28 - Portland, OR - The Twilight Cafe *
3.29 - Oakland, CA - The Night Light *
3.30 - Los Angeles, CA - Silverlake Lounge *

(* w/ Prawn, Weatherbox, and Enemies)


PURCHASE A MUSIC BUNDLE
Custom Download Card, 12oz Bag of Coffee from Stumptown Coffee Roasters
Scout Notebook, and a Ltd Edition Pen.

Listen On:
Spotify
Bandcamp
Soundcloud

MINNOW x UA || ANNOUNCE SPLIT EP + STUMPTOWN COFFEE BUNDLE

M I N N O W

Anchor Eighty Four Records is proud to announce a new digital split EP from Los Angeles' M I N N O W, and Oakland's Unconditional Arms. The EP will be released on March 25th, and consist of a brand new song from each artist which will be bundled with a Limited Edition Download Card, Travel Notebook, Pen, and 12oz bag of Stumptown Coffee. We've also teamed up today with Buzzbands.la to bring you an exclusive first listen of M I N N O W ' s new song "Vacation Forever".

Stream "Vacation Forever" at: www.Buzzbands.la
Pre-Orders are now available at: www.UAxMINNOW.com

Unconditional Arms

Jeffrey Wright, of Unconditional Arms, shares his thoughts on Minnow's "Vacation Forever"  -  "Minnow is a group of people who are committed to the artistry of creation. Aside from the fact that we discuss literally everything on a daily basis in our infamous group text, getting to know the members of the band on a personal note has brought all of us so much joy. They're truly just on the same wavelength as us in many aspects of music, life and love. 'Vacation Forever' is a slight departure from their earlier released music, but the discordant instrumentation blooms into a true "minnow-feel" when Onate adds his Broken Social Scene flair and the 2nd guitar slides it's way into the composition. As O'Hara belts some of his most intelligible and intriguing prose yet, I'm left to feel really only one thing - a warm sense of happiness and joy, like I've been on Vacation Forever. It's some of their best work and I'm sure it's just a taste of what they have planned for the future. 

We feel privileged to share this a moment with Minnow and hope to stay in each other's lives for a great while - musically and personally. Very thankful to A84 for making it happen in such a unique way."

Track List:

  1. Vacation Forever (Minnow)

  2. Feud (Unconditional Arms)

SPLIT RELEASE CREDITS
"Vacation Forever" - Guitars, Vocals, Bass, Piano, Percussion engineered by Minnow / Drums engineered by Roger Camero @ Bright Lights Studios / Mixed by Roger Camero / Mastered by Paul Miner @ Buzzbomb Sound Labs

"Feud" -  All instruments Engineered, Mixed, and Mastered by Jeffrey Wright of Unconditional Arms. Drums were tracked @ Secret Bathroom Studio in Oakland.

Album Art - Created by Nik O'Hara (vocals for Minnow), and Lindsey Dole

Stream Grayscale's new album Exclusively via AltPress.com

GRAYSCALE STREAMS NEW ALBUM, ‘WHAT WE’RE MISSING,’ AT ALTPRESS.COM

February 3, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA – Alt-rock/pop-punk band Grayscale has partnered with AltPress.com today to stream their entire new record, What We’re Missing. The band’s new album will be released on February 12thvia Anchor Eighty Four Records and can be pre-ordered now at grayscaleband.com.

Stream What We’re Missing now at AltPress.com: http://bit.ly/1QcPJr9

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 “This album is about things that haunt us,” vocalist Collin Walsh tells AltPress.com. “It is about life altering events and changes that keep us awake for hours on end,” Walsh describes of the album. “Bad things happen for a good reason, right? If that's the case, then why does it never feel that way?”

What We’re Missing is produced by Gary Cioffi (Transit, Misser, A Will Away), mixed by Phil Dubnick (Transit) and mastered by Grammy Award winning engineer Brian Gardner (The Story So Far, Teagan & Sara, Kendrick Lamar) and features artwork by Daniel Fishel. Follow the band at https://www.facebook.com/GrayscalePA for more information.

For More Information:

https://www.facebook.com/GrayscalePA

https://twitter.com/GrayscalePA

https://www.instagram.com/grayscalepa/

http://www.grayscaleband.com/

http://anchoreightyfour.com/

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