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Tropical Popsicle video/Bigfoot Benefest/Paul Collins stuff, etc.

So I've got a bunch of stuff I've been meaning to get to. Working five-six days a week at the bar has kept me pretty busy...

Cover by Ryan Hand and Chase Elliott


Cover by Asha Sheshadri


First up, here's the video for "Always Awake in Shadows," the B-side to the upcoming "Beach With No Footprints" 7" on Volar. This is what a Friday night alone with wine and weed will get you.

Untitled from Tropical Popsicle on Vimeo.
TROPICAL POPSICLE--Beach With No Footprints by Volar Records


Also, if you're able to make it, there's this great Bigfoot Benefest in Santa Cruz this weekend, July 1st-3rd, and Volar is one of the proud sponsors. Poster and info below.





Visit our website: http://www.bigfootbenefit.com/
Purchase tickets at http://bigfootbenefit.com/Tickets.html

With help from the fine folks at Total Trash Booking, Burger Records, Razorcake, Cali Mucho, 45 RPM and Volar Records, we are proud and pleased to announce:

The Bigfoot Benefit! A festival …

STREAM the Ale Mania LP and Digital Leather tracks

Hi all, the Ale Mania LP arrives this week, the Digital Leather mini-LP next week or the week after. You can listen to some stuff below.

Ale Mania--A, Who Sings That Beat? LP
Ale Mania--A, Who Sings That Beat? by Volar Records

Digital Leather--"Sea of Hate" premiere on RCRDLBL.com.


DL's "Blackness" at Said the Gramaphone and below.


DL's "1000 Times" at Audio Milk.
Digital Leather- 1000times by digitalleather

Ale Mania/Tropical Popsicle/Digital Leather/etc. NEWS

Lotsa stuff to cover that I haven't gotten around to yet.

First off, tomorrow is this badass triple record release show at the Soda Bar.



Second, I've got the Digital Leather LPs on hand finally, limited blue vinyl. Tomorrow I'll have the limited gold Ale Mania LPs, Dirt Dress 7"s, Pope Anything 7"s, Cold Pumas 7"s, and Lenguas Largas and Tropical Popsicle test presses. I'll be busy the next week or so sending out orders.

Third, Digital Leather's "Infinite Sun" has been getting a little bit of press. Links below.

"1000 Times" on Audio Milk.

"Blackness" on Said the Gramophone.

"1000 Times" track review on Let's Get Bent.

Third, August will see a few releases, including a Christmas Island 12", a Cowabunga Babes LP, the Beaters LP, and an Andrew Graham 7". Also, we'll (Christmas Island) be touring for a week with Cowabunga Babes in early August, playing the Pizza Fest in Seattle, SMMR BMMR in Por…