Tag: Volunteer Dad

Weekend Showcase 2.15

Weekend Showcase 2.15

The weather might be warming up and usually this is the time when the summer anthems start coming out, but the Weekend Showcase 2.15 edition features albums and singles from the past week that were mostly blistering rockers and dramatic, emotional numbers that will move you emotionally and physically. There are some dance-pleasing tracks, but this Weekend Showcase is arguably […]

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Volunteer Dad – “Hotel California Hotel”

Volunteer Dad – “Hotel California Hotel”

When we last covered California’s Volunteer Dad, they had just released the awesome Fake British Accent, a great record full of wit, great guitar licks and surrealist nostalgia. Their second LP, Hotel California Hotel, as you can even tell from its title, is even more of what we loved about their first record. Like Fake British Accent, Hotel California Hotel […]

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Volunteer Dad, “Fake British Accent”

Volunteer Dad, “Fake British Accent”

Los Angeles’ Volunteer Dad are relative newcomers. They popped up on a Paisley Shirt Records compilation tape in September. Paisley Shirt Records is also a relatively young label, roughly one year old. Volunteer Dad are a self-described “supergroup” of sorts, both members, Alex Machock and Nate Rogers were both involved with the the label during its short history.  On January […]

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