New Cursive out in February

November 16th, 2011 · Comments Off on New Cursive out in February

Cursive will release yet another lyrically thematic album on February 21, 2012 when Saddle Creek issues the band’s seventh full-length, I Am Gemini. Via the press release: I Am Gemini is the surreal and powerful musical tale of Cassius and Pollock, twin brothers separated at birth. One good and one evil, their unexpected reunion in […]

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DOWNLOAD: Tim Kasher’s “I’m Afraid I’m Gonna Die Here” mp3

November 12th, 2010 · Comments Off on DOWNLOAD: Tim Kasher’s “I’m Afraid I’m Gonna Die Here” mp3

Tim Kasher’s The Game of Monogamy was released October 5 by Saddle Creek. It’s the most cohesive and blatantly “pop” collection of songs that any of his bands have released. Tim Kasher on tour: NOV. 11 LOS ANGELES, CA THE BOOTLEG THEATER NOV. 12 POMONA, CA GLASS HOUSE RECORD STORE NOV. 13 SAN DIEGO, CA […]

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VIDEO: Tim Kasher “Cold Love”

October 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Tim Kasher told Spinner that his new single “Cold Love” (off his debut solo record The Game of Monogamy) is about “how routine sex can become in relationships.” The video takes this germ to farcical comedic levels, as Kasher and his girlfriend punk each other in increasingly gross ways. I spent the entire video trying […]

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Tim Kasher plans solo debut for fall

July 20th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Tim Kasher, the man behind both Cursive and The Good Life, is prepping his first solo record for an October 5th release via Saddle Creek records. The album, entitled The Game of Monogamy, is purported to be more ornate than anything Kasher has been involved with in the past, according to his press release, with […]

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Cursive covers Starship, makes me yearn for Starship

April 7th, 2010 · Comments Off on Cursive covers Starship, makes me yearn for Starship

Cursive covers Starship In the latest edition of The A.V. Club’s Undercover series, Cursive attempts Starship’s “We Built This City” and belly flops the fuck out of it. Wow. I’m a pretty big Cursive fan, and this is just painful to listen to, much less watch. I loathe the original, but, my God, I was […]

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STREAM: Cursive “Discovering America”

March 11th, 2010 · Comments Off on STREAM: Cursive “Discovering America”

Harkening back to the externalized lyrical schematics of Happy Hollow, Cursive has just released a brand new digital single benefiting the American Indian College Fund. The orphaned, post-Mama I’m Swollen song blasts the way the United States has treated the American Indian Community with caustic, no holds barred lyrics. It’s slightly over the top, but […]

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Tim Kasher hangs out at open mic nights

December 14th, 2009 · Comments Off on Tim Kasher hangs out at open mic nights

Tim Kasher, frontman for both Cursive and The Good Life, has abandoned life in Los Angeles for the anonymity of Montana, where he spends every Wednesday at a local bar’s open mic night. Kasher recently spoke to Spinner, explaining the motive thusly: “The locals don’t know I’m in a band. It’s great. It gives me […]

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