Recently two important (and free) releases somehow slipped past my radar here so I’m giving them a special shout out because everyone needs to know.
The first comes to us from It’s Alive Records, it’s a compilation called Show ‘Em The Hand Vol. I. Thirty five tracks give you a sampling of all the great stuff you can get over at It’s Alive Records, offered up for free at their newly started bandcamp page http://itsaliverecords.bandcamp.com/album/show-em-the-hand-vol-i
Next is a reunion, and a great one at that. Power Pop band Ultimate Fakebook has gotten back together it seems and they’ve offered up a free album for us. Unreleased material, new stuff and a cover is what makes up this. Seventeen tracks that give you almost a full hour of power pop goodness, get your free fix at their site http://www.ufbrocks.com/