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Craig Oliver
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OUT NOW! Debut LPs by Matt Lamkin (of the Soft Pack), Silver Shadows, Part Time/Drinking Flowers 7", OUT SOON! Tracy Bryant 7"
Well, hi there. A lot's happened since the last time we posted. Really awful shit on a political and cultural level, mostly good stuff on the personal. Either way, things have been really hectic, and the Royal We have been preoccupied. But here are with som...

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Flat Worms 7" on Marc Riley's (of the Fall) Best of 2016 BBC 6 show, Oh Boland LP on Pitchfork's Best of 2016, Susan LP on Dirty Laundry TV's Best of 2016, Teach Me 7" on ListenSD's Best of 2016
Happy
holidays, all, hope you get through them okay. I know this can be a
strange time of year for a number of you, myself included. Happy to be
here to share some mighty fine recent news in the land of Volar. Marc
Riley, one of the originally songwrite...

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Matt Lamkin of the Soft Pack and Silver Shadows West Coast tour, Teach Me and Keepers live w/ the Spits
First off, a moment of reflection about the Oakland fires. I've been in my own state of shock and grief and am slowly getting back to focusing on this other stuff here. My thoughts go out to everyone involved. I had friends who were there that night and mad...

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20% SALE w/ 100% OF ALL PROCEEDS GOING TO THE PRO-WOMEN, PRO-LGBTQ, ANTI-BIGOTRY ORGANIZATION OF YOUR CHOICE
20% OFF SALE for one week with the discount code "solidarity" at the Volar Records Bandcamp. 100% OF ALL PROCEEDS over the next week will be donated to
each customer's respective organization of choice in support of our
brothers and sisters in the Latino...

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VIDEO PREMIERES/REVIEWS for Flat Worms (Thee Oh Sees/Ty Segall/Kevin Morby/the Babies) & Oh Boland, Matt Lamkin of the Soft Pack
We'll try and keep this one short and sweet. LA Record was kind enough to premiere the video for "Petulance" by Flat Worms from their "Red Hot Sand" debut 7" . The band and I and some friends were out in Borrego Springs/Anza Borrego shooting a video for RHS...

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20% OFF FLASH SALE NOW-WEDNESDAY @ MIDNIGHT!
Help me clear out my closet! Big 'ole 20% off sale when you punch in "vamanos" at the Volar Records Bandcamp. Releases by Shannon and the Clams, Destruction Unit, Digital
Leather, Christmas Island, Teenage Burritos, Soft Riot, Stalins of
Sound, Cosmonauts...

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Silver Shadows debut LP and tour, Matt Lamkin (of the Soft Pack) debut solo LP, Stalins of Sound cassette, Volar seven-year anniversary
Hey! Guess what? Tonight's Volar's seven-year anniversary at the Whistle Stop (where I work if anyone wants to come pick a fight) in San Diego. Teach Me will be playing and celebrating the release of their debut 7", and Keepers will be playing as well. Tero...

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Debut LP and tour by Irish trio Oh Boland and debut 7" by Teach Me, solo LP by Matt Lamkin (Soft Pack)
STREAM/ORDER/DL the debut limited clear LP Spilt Milk by  Irish punk-slop-power-pop trio Oh Boland Formed in 2012, the trio of songwriter Niall
Murphy   (Guitars, Vocals) Eanna
MacDonnchadha (bass) and Simon McDonagh (drums/vocals) came together to form Oh
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Susan video premiere and interview on What Youth, Flat Worms 7" now in stock, the Nerves on Pitchfork's Top 200 of the 70s, debut releases by Teach Me and Oh Boland
Hey there, lots of catching up to do here. First thing's first, the kind folks at What Youth interviewed lovely ladies of Susan, whose debut LP Never Enough we recently released, and premiered their new video for "Somebody New." Check out the video below, a...
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