Justify Your Existence: Arlo

Up High in the Night(2001)
Stab the Unstoppable Hero(2002)

Must have gotten these two Arlo releases from a SubPop publicist. I’d have to go back and look at SubPop’s catalog releases during the early 2000s to see just how these fit into the stuff the label was putting out. Seems to me that it was between the mid-90s grunge/punk stuff and the later 2000s bearded folk stuff.
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Video: “Candyfloss” – Jonny

The song is every bit as sweet and sugary as the title suggests. “Candyfloss” is the first single from Jonny, a new project featuring Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub) and Euros Childs (Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci). The duo’s self-titled debut will be available via digital download on February 1 and will be available in physical form on April 12. However, if you order the CD from the Merge store, you’ll get a download code so that you can get the digital version on February 1. Make sense? Good.

To hold you over until then, Jonny’s made available – for the low, low cost of FREE – a 4-song EP of tracks that didn’t make it onto the 13-song album.

DOWNLOAD: Jonny – Free EP