Download new music from Wade Ogle, The Purples, Teenagers, and Miniature Colossal Men

Lots of new local music is available to download.

I don’t know what y’all are doing right now, but as we speak (or as we interact via the internet) there are zillions (possibly even millions!) of new local musics out there just waiting for you to download them.

Here’s some information on the new stuff that has become available over the last few weeks on either a free or name-your-price basis. Get your ears on it.

Mad Spirits I – Wade Ogle & The Mad Sprits

Album: Mad Spirits I
Cost: Name your price
Released: March 1, 2011

Wade Ogle recently announced that he will release two songs every 4 to 6 weeks for the remainder of 2011 via his Bandcamp page. The first two tracks, “I Will Love You,” and “Mad Love” are now available to download on a name-your-price basis.

Wade plans to release his entire catalog of out-of-print Dali Automatic, Faith Healers, and Honey Died records via Bandcamp as well. So far, Camera Psyche Soul Head (Faith Healers, 1989), Jets on Backfire (Dali Automatic, 1993), Kiss Yr Universe (Dali Automatic, 1994), and Honey Died EP (Honey Died, 1996) are available to stream from his page.

Besides – Teenagers

Album: Download Besides
Cost: Free
Released: Feb. 24, 2011

Teenagers’ Travis Keymer is a recording machine. He released two 5-song EPs in November and December of last year, and two weeks ago, he released another 2-song EP, Besides via his Bandcamp page.

Temporarily: Wah Wah Handel – The Purples

Album: Download Temporarily: Wah Wah Handel
Cost: Free
Released: March 1, 2011

The Purples are another project of Memphis Pencils guitar player (and music scientist) Jim Sloan. Sloan recently released a 9-track album of guitar meditations on various subjects, events, or objects. The record is entitled Temporarily: Wah Wah Handel and is also free on Bandcamp. Each track includes a bit of information on the subject of Sloan’s meditations.

Miniature Colossal Men EP – Miniature Colossal Men

Album: Download Miniature Colossal Men EP
Cost: Pay what you want
Released: January 27, 2011

Fayetteville synth-punk dudes Miniature Colossal Men have a new self-titled, 3-song EP available to download via their Bandcamp page as well. This one’s also a name-your-price release. Go for it.