If you missed it, listen to the Gambit playlist featuring tracks from artists in this week's New Music Issue. Some updates from the artists: Kindest Lines are mid-tour with Xiu Xiu (and getting more press along the way), Empress Hotel begins a tour with Van Hunt this month (with a Sept. 29 stop at Tipitina's), and The Rap Pack is at the Dragon's Den on Tuesday, Sept. 20. and up for a few NOLA Underground Hip Hop Awards.
If you're checking out this weekend's 10th annual Ponderosa Stomp, listen to its online radio station streaming artists from the series. (Hit the link for Gambit's preview of this year's show, including its film series.)
Okkervil River is at Tipitina's tonight with Wye Oak. Download "Wake and Be Fine" from Okkervil River's 2011 album I Am Very Far, and check out the video below:
Here's the charging folk-pop self-titled single (from 2011's Civilian) from Baltimore natives Wye Oak:
If you missed it, stream Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue's For Tue, out now, here.