News

Walker Lukens Releases New Single "Heard You Bought A House"

March 1, 2019

Set to release his third album "ADULT" on 4/26, Austin, TX songwriter Walker Lukens has become well known for embracing contradiction, "blending genres and techniques" (Billboard) into an addictive sound that's hard to pin down. NPR's All Songs Considered described him as a "rhythmic sound effect master" who creates "curious, textured music," while World Cafe called it "wonderfully inventive."

Read More

Moving Panoramas Release New Album In Two

February 27, 2019

Moving Panoramas' anticipated sophomore album In Two is officially in stores! In Two glides through unthinkable upheavals with a gentle ease, the interior anxieties and doubts whispering at the edges of a glimmering, haunted, pop dreaminess." - The Austin Chronicle

Read More

Walker Lukens Announces New LP, ADULT, Out April 26

February 19, 2019

"For better or worse, I tried to make a record about how absurd it has felt to be alive over the past few years, that sounds like how its feels to build a life while the world you were promised changes," says Walker Lukens, describing the broad premise behind his new album 'ADULT,' out April 26 via Modern Outsider Records. "I also wanted to make a record that made people dance...so, here ya go."

Read More

The Bright Light Social Hour Unveil Jude Vol. I

February 1, 2019

Jude Vol. I, the new full-length album from The Bright Light Social Hour, is in stores today! The band also today revealed the official video for "Lie To Me (Große Lüge)." Directed by filmmaker Vanessa Pla with a cast including Lorelei Linklater (Boyhood), the video, like the song, is an amorous ode to American dishonesty in the age of Trump.

Read More

Moving Panoramas Debut New Video "ADD Heart" On Billboard

January 16, 2019

Austin's Moving Panoramas have revealed the official video for their new single "ADD Heart" from their highly anticipated sophomore album In Two out February 22 via Modern Outsider (pre-order). The video which was directed by Willi Patton premiered at Billboard can also be shared at YouTube.

Read More

The Bright Light Social Hour Announce Spring U.S. Tour

January 16, 2019

The Bright Light Social Hour today announced a full US spring tour, kicking off March 5 in Tallahassee, FL. The dates follow the release of their third LP, Jude Vol. I, set for release February 1, 2019 via Modern Outsider. The first single, “Lie To Me (Große Lüge),” debuted last week at #1 on the FMQB Submodern Radio Chart ahead of The Raconteurs and Broken Bells, among others.

Read More

Moving Panoramas Share Music Video For "Baby Blues"

November 16, 2018

Austin's Moving Panoramas will release their highly anticipated sophomore album In Two on February 22 via Modern Outsider. In Two can be pre-ordered now on CD and LP at the Modern Outsider online store. Today the official video for "Baby Blues premiered at Audiofemme along with an exclusive interview with the band's Leslie Sisson.

Read More

Moving Panoramas Announce New Album In Two + Release New Single "Baby Blues"

October 26, 2018

Austin-based band Moving Panoramas will release their highly anticipated sophomore album In Two on February 22 via Modern Outsider. The album can be pre-ordered now on CD and LP at the Modern Outsider online store. This week the band shared "Baby Blues," the first single from In Two, with the Austin Chronicle and the single can also be shared at Spotify.

Read More

The Bright Light Social Hour Release EP and American Pale Ale

September 28, 2018

Austin psychedelic band The Bright Light Social Hour today unveiled “Missing Something,” an EP marking the band’s first collection of new music in three years. KCRW named “Trip With Lola,” the first single from “Missing Something,” one of their “5 Songs To Hear This Week” the week of its release.

Read More

The Bright Light Social Hour Announce Missing Something EP

September 7, 2018

Austin psychedelic band The Bright Light Social Hour today announced the release of Missing Something, an EP marking their first collection of new music in three years. Produced by the band, mixed by Spoon’s Jim Eno, and mastered by Dave Cooley (J Dilla, Wolf Alice, Blood Orange, M83), Missing Something will be released on Friday, September 28 through Modern Outsider Records.

Read More

Walker Lukens Premieres Video For "Baby"

August 10, 2018

Walker Lukens is continuing his “Summer of Love” with a brand new music video for his single “Baby." In June, Walker set up a photo booth outside of his favorite local bar, Cheer Up Charlies, and played “Baby” for fans before it was officially released.

Read More

Ume Releases New Album Other Nature

July 20, 2018

Texas rockers Ume’s new album Other Nature is available now via Modern Outsider Records! The record premiered yesterday with Billboard. Fans can now grab the album at indie music stores, digital retailers and streaming services throughout North America.

Read More

Curtis Roush Performs Safehouse Session

July 3, 2018

Last week our amazing friends at Fine Southern Gentlemen hosted a Safehouse Session, which included a performance by Curtis Roush. This full band set featured lots of tracks from his debut solo album, Cosmic Campfire Music.

Read More

Ume Premieres New Video For "Crushed"

July 3, 2018

Texas rockers Ume have shared the official music video for “Crushed”, the second single off of their upcoming record Other Nature exclusively via Culture Collide. Fans can check “Crushed” out here.

Read More

Ume Releases Single "Two Years Sleep" + Album Pre-Order

June 8, 2018

"Two Years Sleep," the first single off Ume's new LP Other Nature, is available digitally now! You can find it at your favorite digital retailers and streaming services. If you pre-order the album on iTunes, you'll receive the song as a free instant download.

Read More

Ume Announces New Album Other Nature

May 29, 2018

Texas rockers Ume have announced their upcoming record Other Nature, out July 20th via Modern Outsider. This highly anticipated record was recorded with Grammy-winning producer/engineer Stuart Sikes (Cat Power, Loretta Lynn, Modest Mouse) over the course of two weeks in the band’s hometown of Austin, TX.

Read More

Walker Lukens Premieres New Music Video For “Never Understood”

May 17, 2018

Walker Lukens has teamed up with Culture Collide to premiere his new music video for “Never Understood”. Directed and edited by Javier Antonio Avellán, the video follows Walker through a dreamlike night after his date stood him up, and his encounters with unconventional figures in a nearby parking garage.

Read More