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See Through Dresses - Song Premiere on Stereogum / New EP/12" Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines Posted on September 29th, 2015

See Through Dresses - Song Premiere on Stereogum / New EP/12" Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines

End Of Days EP/12" out 10/23/15 on Tiny Engines
• Song Premiere + Interview on Noisey
• RIYL: The Cure, Sonic Youth, My Bloody Valentine, Creepoid, Pity Sex

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Tiny Engines recently welcomed Omaha, NE's See Through Dresses to the label roster. Fresh off tour dates with Cursive and Beach Slang earlier this year the band recorded six new songs that make up their Tiny Engines debut, End Of Days. The 6 song 12" is now available for Pre-Order. Digital pre-order on Bandcamp or iTunes. The band recently finished up another tour run including dates with Cymbals Eat Guitars. More shows coming soon!

You can hear the second single from End Of Days now. "Drag Scene" is streaming exclusively on Stereogum. "Haircut" previously premiered on Noisey, along with a band interview.

The band's 2013 Self-Titled LP is available for streaming/download on Bandcamp, iTunes and Spotify.

Principal songwriters Mathew Carroll and Sara Bertuldo, along with drummer Nate Van Fleet and bassist Alex Kirts, have crafted a catalogue of songs indebted to classic post-punk and new wave artists of the 80's, but their sonic footprint more closely resembles the textural treatments of 90's dream-pop and shoegaze. The arrangements often build as though to erupt, only to implode. There are moments when Bertuldo and Carroll sound noxious and distant, their voices doused in reverb, their guitars droning and pulsing. When the clouds look dark, See Through Dresses offer flashes of pure pop sunshine to punctuate those moments of isolation and distance.

Haybaby - Song Premiere on Noisey / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines Posted on September 23rd, 2015

Haybaby - Song Premiere on Noisey / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines

Sleepy Kids LP out 10/23/15 on Tiny Engines
• Song Premiere + Band To Watch Interview on Stereogum
• RIYL: Blonde Redhead, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Breeders, Girlpool

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Tiny Engines welcomed Brooklyn NY's Haybaby to the label roster earlier this year. The label will release the band's debut LP, Sleepy Kids, in the Fall of 2015. The LP is now available for Pre-Order.

You can stream the second single from Sleepy Kids right now. "Doored" is premiering exclusively on Noisey. Haybaby was also recently tagged by Stereogum as a Band To Watch and the first single, "Her" premiered along with an interview with the band.

Somewhere between the art punk of Blonde Redhead and Sonic Youth, the classic indie rock of The Pixies and The Breeders and the attitude of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Haybaby impatiently reside. The band also sprinkles a little bit of sludge and noise pop into the mix and balances their raw energy with deceptive and captivating melodies. There are brilliant structures at play here as Haybaby deftly allows these songs to create their own personalities. The band can be in your face with lyrical realness one moment while the next finds them casually sneaking a beautiful line right past you. But, regardless the approach, direct or indirect, Haybaby are thoughtful and creative with every musical step they take. These songs simply draw you in. They tell you stories. They kick your ass. They make you feel something. Sleepy Kids is the sound of a band probing to find that sweet spot and we're just happy to listen to the process.

Haybaby & See Through Dresses - Now Available For Pre-Order Posted on August 26th, 2015

New Pre-Orders Available from Tiny Engines - Haybaby & See Through Dresses

• Haybaby Sleepy Kids LP out 10/23/15 - Song Premiere + Band To Watch on Stereogum
• See Through Dresses End Of Days EP/12" out 10/23/15 - Song Premiere + Interview on Noisey

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Tiny Engines welcomed Brooklyn NY's Haybaby to the label roster earlier this year. The label will release the band's debut LP, Sleepy Kids, in the Fall of 2015. The LP is now available for Pre-Order. You can stream the first single from Sleepy Kids right now. Haybaby has been tagged by Stereogum as a Band To Watch and "Her" is streaming exclusively along with an interview with the band. Digital pre-order on Bandcamp for $5.

Tiny Engines also recently welcomed Omaha, NE's See Through Dresses to the label roster. Fresh off tour dates with Cursive and Beach Slang earlier this year the band recorded six new songs that make up their Tiny Engines debut, End Of Days. The 6 song 12" is now available for Pre-Order. The band just finished up another tour run including dates with Cymbals Eat Guitars. More shows coming soon! You can hear the first single from End Of Days now. "Haircut" is streaming exclusively on Noisey, along with a band interview. Digital pre-order on Bandcamp for $4.

The Hotelier Announces New Fall Tour with Runaway Brother + More Dates with The Get Up Kids & Beach Slang Posted on August 6th, 2015

The Hotelier - Announce More Fall Shows / Upcoming Dates with The Get Up Kids, Beach Slang & Runaway Brother + Riot Fest Denver & The Fest

It Never Goes Out LP/CD Available Now
Home, Like Noplace Is There LP/CD Still Available

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Worcester, MA 's The Hotelier have announced a new Fall tour in October with Runaway Brother, Oso Oso and The Spirit Of The Beehive. Tour poster here. This is in addition to upcoming dates with Beach Slang & Rozwell Kid later this month and The Get Up Kids & Josh Berwanger in September. The band continues to support their first two albums, both released on Tiny Engines in 2014/2015. All dates and ticket links can be found here.

Earlier this year the first proper physical release of It Never Goes Out, the debut album from The Hotelier, was released. The album was only released in digital form in 2011 and the long wait for a physical release is finally over. It Never Goes Out is Available Now on LP/CD. The album is also available digitally on Bandcamp or iTunes.

The Hotelier released their critically-acclaimed sophomore LP, Home, Like Noplace Is There, in 2014. The album is Available Now on CD and vinyl (4th pressing). Digital on Bandcamp or iTunes.

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Aug 16: Brooklyn, NY @ Brooklyn Flea Market w/ Japanese Breakfast
Aug 22: Worcester, MA @ The Firehouse w/Uh-Huh, Kiss Concert

Dates w/ Beach Slang, Rozwell Kid

Aug 23: Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Roboto Project
Aug 24: Cleveland, OH @ Now That’s Class
Aug 25: Indianapolis, IN @ Hoosier Dome
Aug 26: Kansas City, MO @ Davey’s Uptown

Aug 28: Denver, CO @ Riot Fest

Dates w/ The Get Up Kids, Josh Berwanger

Aug 29: Salt Lake City, UT @ Urban Lounge
Aug 31: Vancouver, BC @ The Venue
Sep 1: Seattle, WA @ The Crocodile
Sep 2: Portland, OR @ Hawthorne Theatre
Sep 5: San Francisco, CA @ The Independent
Sep 6: Sacramento, CA @ Ace of Spades
Sep 8: West Hollywood, CA @ Troubadour
Sep 9: Santa Ana, CA @ The Observatory
Sep 10: San Diego, CA @ The Observatory North Park
Sep 11: West Hollywood, CA @ Troubadour
Sep 12: Phoenix, AZ @ The Crescent Ballroom
Sep 14: Dallas, TX @ Gas Monkey Live
Sep 15: Houston, TX @ Walter’s
Sep 16: Austin, TX @ Mohawk

Dates w/ Runaway Brother, Oso Oso, The Spirit Of The Beehive

Oct 21: Rochester, NY @ The Bug Jar
Oct 22: Toronto, ON @ Hard Luck
Oct 23: Lansing, MI @ Mac’s Bar
Oct 24: Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
Oct 25: Dekalb, IL @ The House Cafe
Oct 26: St. Louis, MO @ The Demo
Oct 27: Memphis, TN @ The Hightone Cafe
Oct 28: Nashville, TN @ The End
Oct 30-Nov 1: Gainesville, FL @ The Fest
Nov 2: Atlanta, GA @ Purgatory at The Masquerade
Nov 3: Charlotte, NC @ Neighborhood Theatre
Nov 4: Washington DC @ DC9
Nov 5: Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
Nov 6: New York City, NY @ Studio at Webster Hall
Nov 7: Hamden, CT @ The Space
Nov 8: Somerville, MA @ Cusine En Local

Runaway Brother - Announces Upcoming Shows + Fall Tour with The Hotelier / Debut LP Available on Tiny Engines Posted on August 5th, 2015

Runaway Brother - Announces Upcoming Shows + Fall Tour with The Hotelier / Debut LP Available on Tiny Engines

Mother LP/CD out now on Tiny Engines
• Premieres on The AV Club + Stereogum + Entertainment Weekly + Brooklyn Vegan
• RIYL: Modern Baseball, Say Anything, Motion City Soundtrack, The Front Bottoms

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Tiny Engines just released the debut full-length from Cleveland, OH's Runaway Brother in March. Entitled Mother, the album is Available Now on LP/CD. Digital available on Bandcamp or iTunes.

Runaway Brother is heading out later this month for a few dates with Secret Grief in support of Mother. Tour poster here. The band will also hit the road in the Fall with The Hotelier, Oso Oso and The Spirit Of The Beehive. Tour poster here. Ticket links can be found here. The band will also be playing The Fest in Gainesville, FL. Check the full list of dates below.

Recalling the intelligence of catchy, ambitious emo rock standards like Motion City Soundtrack and Say Anything, as well as modern favorites like Modern Baseball and The Front Bottoms, Runaway Brother walk a perfect tightrope of pop smarts balanced with punk chops. The band's brand of energetic indie pop and emo rock showcases a songwriting depth and maturity that is startling considering their youth. Quickly becoming well-known for their boisterous live shows, Runaway Brother are primed to capture the hearts and ears of anyone in their path.

Upcoming Shows
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Runaway Brother / Secret Grief Tour

Aug 19: Akron, OH - Fool Mansion
Aug 20: Pittsburgh, PA - City Grows
Aug 21: Columbus, OH - Donato's Basement
Aug 23: Bowling Green, KY - The Falcon's Nest
Aug 24: Nashville, TN - Fountainhead Manor
Aug 26: St. Louis, MO - The Demo
Aug 27: Indianapolis, IN - Hoosier Dome
Aug 28: Fort Wayne, IN - Bob Villa's This Old House
Aug 29: Howell, MI - The Historic Howell Theater

w/ The Hotelier, Oso Oso, The Spirit Of The Beehive

Oct 21: Rochester, NY @ The Bug Jar
Oct 22: Toronto, ON @ Hard Luck
Oct 23: Lansing, MI @ Mac’s Bar
Oct 24: Chicago, IL @ Beat Kitchen
Oct 25: Dekalb, IL @ The House Cafe
Oct 26: St. Louis, MO @ The Demo
Oct 27: Memphis, TN @ The Hightone Cafe
Oct 28: Nashville, TN @ The End
Oct 30-Nov 1: Gainesville, FL @ The Fest
Nov 2: Atlanta, GA @ Purgatory at The Masquerade
Nov 3: Charlotte, NC @ Neighborhood Theatre
Nov 4: Washington DC @ DC9
Nov 5: Philadelphia, PA @ First Unitarian Church
Nov 6: New York City, NY @ Studio at Webster Hall
Nov 7: Hamden, CT @ The Space
Nov 8: Somerville, MA @ Cusine En Local

See Through Dresses Announce New EP on Tiny Engines / Upcoming Shows with Cymbals Eat Guitars Posted on July 29th, 2015

See Through Dresses Announce New EP on Tiny Engines / Upcoming Shows with Cymbals Eat Guitars

End Of Days EP/12" out Fall 2015 on Tiny Engines
Self-Titled Debut LP available on Bandcamp / iTunes / Spotify
• RIYL: The Cure, Sonic Youth, My Bloody Valentine, Creepoid, Pity Sex

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Tiny Engines recently welcomed Omaha, NE's See Through Dresses to the label roster. Fresh off recent tour dates with Cursive and Beach Slang the band recorded six new songs that will make up their Tiny Engines debut, End Of Days. The EP will be released in the Fall of 2015. Song premieres and vinyl pre-orders coming soon!

The band has some August tour dates upcoming including dates with Cymbals Eat Guitars and The Good Life. Full dates listed below.

The band's 2013 Self-Titled LP is available for streaming/download on Bandcamp, iTunes and Spotify.

Principal songwriters Mathew Carroll and Sara Bertuldo, along with drummer Nate Van Fleet and bassist Alex Kirts, have crafted a catalogue of songs indebted to classic post-punk and new wave artists of the 80's, but their sonic footprint more closely resembles the textural treatments of 90's dream-pop and shoegaze. The arrangements often build as though to erupt, only to implode. There are moments when Bertuldo and Carroll sound noxious and distant, their voices doused in reverb, their guitars droning and pulsing. When the clouds look dark, See Through Dresses offer flashes of pure pop sunshine to punctuate those moments of isolation and distance.

End Of Days - Track Listing
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1. Haircut
2. Big On Brains
3. Little Apple Rot
4. Everyman
5. End Of Days
6. Drag Scene

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AUG 01 - Wichita, KS @ Barleycorns
AUG 02 - Oklahoma City, OK @ 89th Street Collective w/ Cymbals Eat Guitars
AUG 03 - Kansas City, MO @ recordBar w/ Cymbals Eat Guitars
AUG 04 - St. Louis, MO @ Firebird w/ Cymbals Eat Guitars
AUG 05 - Indianapolis, IN @ HIFI w/ Cymbals Eat Guitars
AUG 06 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Mr. Roboto Project w/ Cymbals Eat Guitars
AUG 17 - St. Paul, MN @ Turf Club w/ Dan Mariska & The Boys Choir
AUG 18 - Milwaukee, WI @ Linneman’s w/ Dan Mariska & The Boys Choir
AUG 19 - Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall w/ The Good Life and Big Harp
AUG 20 - Kalamazoo, MI @ Louie’s Trophy House
AUG 21 - Rock Island, IL @ Rozz-Tox
AUG 22 - Omaha, NE @ O’Leaver’s

Adult Mom - Full Album Stream + Interview Feature on Impose / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines Posted on July 28th, 2015

Adult Mom - Full Album Stream on Impose / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines

Momentary Lapse of Happily LP out 7/31/15 on Tiny Engines
Stereogum Band To Watch + Interview / Song Premiere on NPR / Album Review on Pitchfork
• RIYL: Jenny Lewis, Waxahatchee, Frankie Cosmos, Liz Phair

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Tiny Engines recently welcomed Purchase, NY's Adult Mom to the TE family. The label will release Adult Mom's debut LP, Momentary Lapse of Happily, on 7/31/15. The LP/CD is now available for Pre-Order. Digital pre-order on iTunes or Bandcamp. Adult Mom has their record release show at The Silent Barn in Brooklyn on 7/29.

You can stream Momentary Lapse of Happily in full now, along with an interview with songwriter, Steph Knipe, exclusively on Impose. The album was also just reviewed on Pitchfork.

"Told Ya So" previously premiered on NPR and Adult Mom was also featured as a Band To Watch on Stereogum with the debut single, "Survival," streaming along with another interview. Also, check out a track review for "Survival" on Pitchfork.

Survival is the beating heart of music about struggle—The unwavering purpose of the refrain "I survive because I have died" is not the only line that sounds more like a hardcore lyric: "I set fire to abusers like a war," Knipe warns, curling the edges of each intonation with an astute bit of wearied twang, protesting for the right to be oneself. - Pitchfork

Adult Mom's music deals deeply and thoughtfully with queerness and identity, a directive made even more impressive by the upbeat, electronic-tinged folk pop the band uses to achieve it. "Told Ya So" is an encouraging note to self, in the same vein as Fiona Apple's "Extraordinary Machine." - NPR

Steph Knipe has a way of surrounding big revelations with small observations. On Adult Mom’s forthcoming debut album, the most cutting lines are surrounded by fleeting moments. That confidence comes through on the lush and cushiony Momentary Lapse Of Happily, whose clean-cut sound recalls Jenny Lewis, or contemporaries like Frankie Cosmos and Waxahatchee. - Stereogum

Momentary Lapse of Happily will follow up Adult Mom's 2014 Sometimes Bad Happens EP on Miscreant Records. You can download that EP on Bandcamp now. Rolling Stones's Rob Sheffield named the EP one of the 10 Best Cassettes of 2014.

Adult Mom is the project of one Steph Knipe of Purchase College, NY. Started in, and forever brewed in a bedroom, Adult Mom is an exploration into the darker subjects of life, the personal and explicit we are often told to keep to ourselves. At the forefront of Adult Mom is honesty and intimacy as Knipe writes clever pop songs that offer a glimpse into the journey of a gender-weird queer navigating through heartache, trauma and subsequent growth.

Life is about temporary moments in time. Everything is fleeting. Love is not lost, it just falls off and manifests elsewhere. With their debut LP, Momentary Lapse of Happily, Adult Mom bravely shines a light on the darkness and allows the listener to experience and feel those moments along with them. The album may be a snapshot of the temporary but the listen is one that will stay with you long after.

ADULT MOM RECORD RELEASE SHOW
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JUL 29 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Silent Barn - Full Band

Adult Mom - Release New Song / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines / On Tour Now Posted on July 16th, 2015

Adult Mom - Release New Song / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines / On Tour Now

Momentary Lapse of Happily LP out 7/31/15 on Tiny Engines
Stereogum Band To Watch + Interview / Song Premiere on NPR / Track Review on Pitchfork
• RIYL: Jenny Lewis, Waxahatchee, Frankie Cosmos, Liz Phair

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Tiny Engines recently welcomed Purchase, NY's Adult Mom to the TE family. The label will release Adult Mom's debut LP, Momentary Lapse of Happily, on 7/31/15. The LP/CD is now available for Pre-Order. Digital pre-order on iTunes or Bandcamp.

You can hear a new song from Momentary Lapse of Happily now. Check out "Laying On My Floor" on the TE Site (Bandcamp / Soundcloud / Youtube).  

"Told Ya So" previously premiered on NPR and Adult Mom was also featured as a Band To Watch on Stereogum with the debut single, "Survival," streaming along with an interview with songwriter, Steph Knipe. Pitchfork also did a track review for "Survival" on http://pitchfork.com/reviews/tracks/17497-adult-mom-survival/.

Survival is the beating heart of music about struggle—The unwavering purpose of the refrain "I survive because I have died" is not the only line that sounds more like a hardcore lyric: "I set fire to abusers like a war," Knipe warns, curling the edges of each intonation with an astute bit of wearied twang, protesting for the right to be oneself. - Pitchfork

Adult Mom's music deals deeply and thoughtfully with queerness and identity, a directive made even more impressive by the upbeat, electronic-tinged folk pop the band uses to achieve it. "Told Ya So" is an encouraging note to self, in the same vein as Fiona Apple's "Extraordinary Machine." - NPR

Steph Knipe has a way of surrounding big revelations with small observations. On Adult Mom’s forthcoming debut album, the most cutting lines are surrounded by fleeting moments. That confidence comes through on the lush and cushiony Momentary Lapse Of Happily, whose clean-cut sound recalls Jenny Lewis, or contemporaries like Frankie Cosmos and Waxahatchee. - Stereogum

Momentary Lapse of Happily will follow up Adult Mom's 2014 Sometimes Bad Happens EP on Miscreant Records. You can download that EP on Bandcamp now. Rolling Stones's Rob Sheffield named the EP one of the 10 Best Cassettes of 2014.

Adult Mom is the project of one Steph Knipe of Purchase College, NY. Started in, and forever brewed in a bedroom, Adult Mom is an exploration into the darker subjects of life, the personal and explicit we are often told to keep to ourselves. At the forefront of Adult Mom is honesty and intimacy as Knipe writes clever pop songs that offer a glimpse into the journey of a gender-weird queer navigating through heartache, trauma and subsequent growth.

Life is about temporary moments in time. Everything is fleeting. Love is not lost, it just falls off and manifests elsewhere. With their debut LP, Momentary Lapse of Happily, Adult Mom bravely shines a light on the darkness and allows the listener to experience and feel those moments along with them. The album may be a snapshot of the temporary but the listen is one that will stay with you long after.

Upcoming Shows
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Solo with Lady Queen Paradise

JUL 16 - Washington, DC @ Above The Bayou
JUL 17 - Fredericksburg, VA @ Fredericksburg All Ages
JUL 18 - Charlotte, NC @ House Show w/ Agrocragg
JUL 20 - Atlanta, GA @ The Mammal Gallery
JUL 21 - Louisville, KY @ Spinelli's Pizzeria
JUL 22 - Athens, OH @ The RBG
JUL 24 - Harrisburg, PA @ The Makespace

JUL 29 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Silent Barn - RECORD RELEASE SHOW - Full Band

It Looks Sad. - Song Premiere on Brooklyn Vegan / New Digital Single on Tiny Engines Posted on June 24th, 2015

It Looks Sad. - New Digital Single on Tiny Engines / Song Premiere on Brooklyn Vegan / Debut 7" Available Now

Kaiju Digtital Single out 6/26/15 on Tiny Engines
• Song premiere on Stereogum
• RIYL: Beach Fossils, Surfer Blood, Bombay Bicycle Club, Foals, Wu Lyf

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Charlotte, NC's It Looks Sad. are back with a new two song digital single, Kaiju, due out June 26th on Tiny Engines. The release follows up the band's proper Self-Titled debut 7" on TE. You can pre-order Kaiju digitally on the TE Store, Bandcamp or iTunes.

You can hear the second single from Kaiju now. "Nagoya" is premiering exclusively on Brooklyn Vegan. "Creature" previously premiered on Stereogum. From their 2014 release, the band dropped a video for "Fingers" late last year on The AV Club as well.

It Looks Sad.’s wiry, excitable debut EP last year was a real gem, and the Charlotte-based band is following that up with Kaiju, a digital single featuring two new tracks. The A-side to that release is “Creature,” a spirited and crisp song that sticks within the confines of the sound they established on that EP, but still feels fresh and rewarding. - Stereogum

...the sound of their new single "Radical" is a far-flung departure for the label, featuring tangled, pinging gutiars reminiscent of Tarheel ex-pats Beach Fossils. There's still some no-qualifiers punk in It Looks Sad.'s post-punk, as Jimmy Turner's lunging, aggressive vocals reflect "Radical"'s morbid concerns ("Just trying to sleep out on my deathbed...I want to go back"), and align them with Tiny Engines' more typically unstable, jittery sound. - Pitchfork

“Ocean” is the closing track from It Looks Sad.’s upcoming debut EP, and while it’s built on a post-punk backbone, it has more in common with the early math rock of Foals or the heavy pop of WU LYF. In fact, vocalist Jimmy Turner shares the same mumbling, cathartic quality that made the WU LYF record so special, always swallowing his own words and never quite settling into the music. - Stereogum

The latest taste of that debut, “Raccoon”, captures the current and fresh feeling of the band. Shimmering guitars invoke a summery, DIIV aesthetic, while the vocals could easily fit on a less-subdued Real Estate track. It’s an approximation of chillwave trends that feels far from a bandwagon attempt, more like a celebration of indie-rock as it sounds in 2014. - Consequence Of Sound

It Looks Sad. originally began playing shows in early 2012 under the name It Looks Sad, That's Why I Said It's You. After a few line-up shifts the band emerged in late 2013 under the shortened name, It Looks Sad. In the Winter of 2013 the band recorded a handful of shimmering, sharp guitar pop / post-punk songs that echo the influence of bands like Surfer Blood and Beach Fossils. Along with the shortened moniker, It Looks Sad. professes a leaner, more straight-forward approach with their new material. Tiny Engines, released the band's proper Self-Titled debut in the Summer of 2014. The digital single, Kaiju, to be released in the Summer of 2015, continues the band's onward progression.

Adult Mom - Song Premiere on NPR / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order Now Posted on June 18th, 2015

Adult Mom - Song Premiere on NPR / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines / Upcoming Shows

Momentary Lapse of Happily LP out 7/28/15 on Tiny Engines
Stereogum Band To Watch + Interview
• RIYL: Jenny Lewis, Waxahatchee, Frankie Cosmos, Liz Phair

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Tiny Engines recently welcomed Purchase, NY's Adult Mom to the TE family. The label will release Adult Mom's debut LP, Momentary Lapse of Happily, in the Summer of 2015. The LP/CD is now available for Pre-Order. Digital pre-order on iTunes or Bandcamp.

You can now hear the second single from Momentary Lapse of Happily. "Told Ya So" is premiering exclusively on NPR. Adult Mom was also featured as a Band To Watch on Stereogum with the debut single, "Survival," streaming along with an interview with songwriter, Steph Knipe.

Momentary Lapse of Happily will follow up Adult Mom's 2014 Sometimes Bad Happens EP on Miscreant Records. You can download that EP on Bandcamp now. Rolling Stones's Rob Sheffield named the EP one of the 10 Best Cassettes of 2014.

Adult Mom is the project of one Steph Knipe of Purchase College, NY. Started in, and forever brewed in a bedroom, Adult Mom is an exploration into the darker subjects of life, the personal and explicit we are often told to keep to ourselves. At the forefront of Adult Mom is honesty and intimacy as Knipe writes clever pop songs that offer a glimpse into the journey of a gender-weird queer navigating through heartache, trauma and subsequent growth.

Life is about temporary moments in time. Everything is fleeting. Love is not lost, it just falls off and manifests elsewhere. With their debut LP, Momentary Lapse of Happily, Adult Mom bravely shines a light on the darkness and allows the listener to experience and feel those moments along with them. The album may be a snapshot of the temporary but the listen is one that will stay with you long after.

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Full band w/ Greg McKillop

JUN 27 - Willimantic, CT @ Willimantic Records w/ Spit-Take
JUN 28 - Baltimore, MD @ The Crown w/ Boy Spit, Princess Reason
JUN 29 - Pittsburgh, PA @ City Grows w/ Run Forever, Chattel Tail
JUN 30 - Allentown, PA @ Consolidated Cardboard
JUL 01 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Silent Barn w/ Crying, T-Rextasy
JUL 02 - Easthampton, MA @ The Flywheel w/ The Hotelier, Eye Witness

Solo with Lady Queen Paradise

JUL 13 - Allston, MA @ Grandma's House w/ Palehound, Pasture Dog
JUL 14 - Providence, RI @ Tate 2
JUL 15 - Philly, PA @ The Mothership w/ Radiator Hospital, Cyberbully Mom Club
JUL 16 - Washington, DC @ Above The Bayou
JUL 17 - Fredericksburg, VA @ Fredericksburg All Ages
JUL 18 - Charlotte, NC @ House Show w/ Agrocragg
JUL 20 - Atlanta, GA @ The Mammal Gallery
JUL 21 - Louisville, KY @ Spinelli's Pizzeria
JUL 22 - Athens, OH @ The RBG
JUL 24 - Harrisburg, PA @ The Makespace

JUL 29 - Brooklyn, NY @ The Silent Barn - RECORD RELEASE SHOW - Full Band

Walleater - Full Album Stream on Brooklyn Vegan / Available For Pre-Order Now Posted on June 18th, 2015

Walleater - Full Album Stream on Brooklyn Vegan / New LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines

I/II LP out Summer 2015 on Tiny Engines
• Song Premieres on Noisey + Stereogum
• RIYL: Hum, Cloakroom, Yuck, Placebo, Swervedriver

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Tiny Engines welcomed Leeds, UK's Walleater to the roster earlier this year. The band marked the label's first foreign signing. Tiny Engines will release Walleater's new EP (II) collected with the band's 2014 EP (I) together as one LP, I/II, in the Summer of 2015. Vinyl Pre-Orders are now live and come with an instant album download. The record can also be pre-ordered in the UK via Banquet Records. Digital pre-order on iTunes or Bandcamp.

You can now stream I/II in full exclusively on Brooklyn Vegan.

UK label, Close To Home Records, did a two part 7" series for EP1. Those are available here.

Some bands spend years searching for their true sound as they strain under the weight of influences, trends or expectations. Other bands just sound naturally comfortable in their own skin. Walleater is one of those bands. Throw whatever tag you want upon the young UK band, Walleater occupies their own space and they do so with a remarkably clear artistic vision. The band has a penchant for melody and suspense, a certain flare for the dramatic build and release. However, this never comes at the expense of the song. Nothing is contrived or forced, every note serves a purpose and every piece of the puzzle fits. And that simplicity, that organic quality, that is where Walleater's sound begins and ends.

Sweet John Bloom - Full Album Stream on Noisey / Pre-Order Debut LP on Tiny Engines / Upcoming Tour Posted on June 3rd, 2015

Sweet John Bloom - Full Album Stream on Noisey / Debut LP Available For Pre-Order on Tiny Engines / Upcoming Tour

• Weird Prayer out 6/9/15 on Tiny Engines 
• Video Premiere on The AV Club + Song Premieres on Stereogum + Brooklyn Vegan + Absolute Punk
• RIYL: Superchunk, The Sidekicks, Parquet Courts, Sundials, Protomartyr

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Tiny Engines recently welcomed Cambridge, MA's Sweet John Bloom to their roster. The label is set to release the band's debut LP, Weird Prayer. Digital/CD release date is 6/9/15. Vinyl will ship in July. Pre-Orders are now available. Digital pre-order on Bandcamp or iTunes. The band will be heading out later this month for some dates in support of the new record. Dates listed below.

You can stream Weird Prayer in its entirety right now exclusively onNoisey. Check out the "Blood Moon" video which premiered on The AV Club. Other songs previously premiered on Absolute PunkStereogum and Brooklyn Vegan.

It sounds like the combined vibes from your favorite indie rock records of the last 25 years, with some nods to bands like Pavement and Guided by Voices and some faster punk riffs akin to Drive Like Jehu and Ted Leo." - Noisey

It pulls from a handful of '80s/'90s influences, with the shouty indie rock of early Pavement, some of Sebadoh's catchy riffage, and a little Sonic Youth noise too. Brooklyn Vegan

Expertly marrying high-energy basement pop with deliriously frantic post-punk. - Heartbreaking Bravery

You can also check out a live video for one of the upcoming album tracks on Allston Pudding. The band's 2014 Picky EP is available for download on Bandcamp. Follow Sweet John Bloom on Twitter.

Featuring former members of Daniel Striped Tiger, Four Eyes and Lost Twin, Sweet John Bloom first took form in the Spring of 2013. The band recorded their debut EP as a trio shortly after but later expanded to a four piece before recording their debut full-length, Weird Prayer. Recorded with Justin Pizzoferrato (Dinosaur Jr, Speedy Ortiz, California X) and Seth Manchester (Battles, Fang Island, The Body) during the Summer and Fall of 2014, Weird Prayer expands and evolves Sweet John Bloom's brand of catchy punk rock. Clocking in at 15 songs and 35 minutes the band truly runs the gamut between indie rock, power pop and pop/punk. Diverse yet completely unified as a whole, Weird Prayer is a debut LP to be reckoned with and marks Sweet John Bloom as a band you need to know in 2015.

Upcoming Tour
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JUN 13 - Providence, RI @ AS220 
JUN 14 - Brooklyn, NY @ Silent Barn
JUN 15 - Philadelphia, PA @ Kung Fu Necktie
JUN 16 - Richmond, VA @ En Su Boca 
JUN 17 - Charlotte, NC @ Snug Harbor
JUN 18 - Atlanta, GA @ The Drunken Unicorn
JUN 19 - New Orleans, LA @ Gasa Gasa 
JUN 20 - Tallahassee, FL @ The Charles Mansion
JUN 22 - Nashville, TN @ Exponent Manor
JUN 23 - Bowling Green, KY @ Rocky's Bar
JUN 24 - St. Louis, MO @ Blank Space 
JUN 25 - Chicago, IL @ LiveWire
JUN 26 - Detroit, MI @ Trumbull Plex
JUN 27 - Akron, OH @ It's a Kling Thing