Here's the latest mailout, just curious what you all do and don't like about the site at the moment...
Has the weekend landed on your face with custard tart squelch yet? Me either. I'm sure one day I'll understand why weekend's land... Anyway, here's what you mighta missed on DiS this week, as a playlist: http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4139151-spotifriday-34-this-week-on-dis-as-a-playlist
Featuring: MGMT, Richard Skelton, The Fall, Mos Def, Quasi, The Big Pink, Roy Harper, Peter Gabriel, Caitlin Rose, Elliott Smith, Field Music, Swanton Bombs, Nedry, Crystal Castles, Beach House, Metronomy and Deftones.
Also on the site this week...
R E C O M M E N D E D _ R E A D S
1) DiS' first 'local' column - DrownedinManchester http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4139104-drowned-in-manchester-1
2) The Insider on "EXCLUSIVES" http://drownedinsound.com/in_depth/4139144-the-insider--this-column-is-exclusive-to-drowned-in-sound
3) Review: Marina & the Diamonds http://drownedinsound.com/releases/15105/reviews/4139001
N E W S + V I D E O S
» Lloyd-Webber to save Abbey Road Studios?
» Watch: Shearwater - 'Hidden Lakes'
» Rufus Wainwright confirms new LP
» The Fall to release new record in April
» MGMT unveil 'wacky' new album art
» John Lydon would 'love' to re-record Dark Side Of The Moon
» Elliott Smith's Roman Candle re-issue gets release date
» Listen: The Morning Benders - 'Excuses'
» Joanna Newsom added to Matt Groening ATP line-up
» Watch: The Futureheads - 'Heartbeat Song'
» Bright Eyes confirms first new material since 2007
» Deftones announce long-awaited sixth studio album
» Joanna Newsom to play two Royal Festival Hall shows with Roy Harper
» Listen: Mogwai and Rock Action launch podcast
» Mos Def to play trio of UK shows, performs Madvillain's 'Accordion'
» Gold Panda announces first headline shows, album, single
» BBC 6Music seemingly safe after all
» Watch: So So Modern - 'Worst Is Yet To Come'
» Listen: Exclusive Strange Boys album stream for Be Brave
» Jónsi of Sigur Rós announces tour dates, video
» New Bonnie 'Prince' Billy album due March 22?
» Crystal Castles announce handful of dates across US, UK and Europe
» Listen: Download Tubelord remix of 'Stacey's Left Arm'
» Friendly Fires announce split single with Holy Ghost!
» Listen: Glissando free live EP download
» Watch: Steve West of Pavement's Tour Survival Guide
» Listen: Lightspeed Champion streams new album online
» Hole gig cancelled due to (unrelated) riot
» Watch: Wild Beasts US tour diary
» 'Stars' of the indieverse reveal their first musical crush
F E A T U R E S
» Spotifriday #34 - This Week on DiS as a playlist
» Drowned In Manchester #1
» The Insider: This column is exclusive to Drowned In Sound
» OLUGBENGA from Metronomy on World Music
» Guest Post: Why there’s no such thing as "the music industry"
» armchair dancefloor 016 incl Blue Daisy mix
» This Week's Singles: 15/02/10
» This week’s albums ft Shearwater, Field Music and Xiu Xiu
» Column: Drowned In Scary Monsters #7
» Field Music's track-by-track guide to Field Music (Measure)
P H O T O S
» In Photos: Mystery Jets @ Camden Barfly, London
» In Photos: Los Campesinos! @ Central Station, Wrexham
» In Photos: Davy Knowles @ The Garage, London
» In Photos: Beach House @ Brudenell Social Club, Leeds
» In Photos: British Sea Power @ Brighton Audio
» In Photos: DiS presents Esben and The Witch @ The Harley, Sheffield
» In Photos: These New Puritans @ The Scala, London
» In Photos: White Lies @ FAC251, Manchester
R E C O R D _ R E V I E W S
» Retribution Gospel Choir - 2
» Owl City - Ocean Eyes
» The Courteeners - Falcon
» Caitlin Rose - Dead Flowers
» Various - In the Loop 5
» The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Who Killed Sgt. Pepper?
» Quasi - American Gong
» LoneLady - Nerve Up
» Holly Miranda - The Magician's Private Library
» Tom McRae - The Alphabet of Hurricanes
» Peter Gabriel - Scratch My Back
» Nedry - Condors
» Glee Cast - Glee: The Music Vol. 1
» NosferatuD2 - We're Gonna Walk Around This City With Our Headphones On To Block Out The Noise
» Godzilla Black - Godzilla Black
» Efterklang - Magic Chairs
» Lightspeed Champion - Life is Sweet! Nice to Meet You
» Musee Mecanique - Hold This Ghost
» Marina & the Diamonds - The Family Jewels
» Cluster - Qua
» Former Ghosts - Fleurs
» Blur - No Distance Left to Run
» D-Bridge and Instra:Mental Present Autonomic - Fabriclive.50
» Swanton Bombs - Mumbo Jumbo and Murder
» Xiu Xiu - Dear God, I Hate Myself
» Bass Clef - May the Bridges I Burn Light the Way
» Creature With The Atom Brain - Transylvania
L I V E _ R E V I E W S
» NME Awards Tour 2010 at Rock City, Nottingham
» Arctic Monkeys, Mystery Jets at Sant Jordi Club, Barcelona
» The Ex and Brass Unbound, The Ex, Zun Zun Egui at Fleece and Firkin, Bristol
That's more than enough.
Bye for now
p.s. apologies about the ongoing bugs with the site, we have a new developer starting next week (we haven't had a tech person since Nov and something went weird with database) and lots of niggly things should be sorted asap.