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Get Your Doodle Inspiration From Craft Spells’ New “Nausea” Video

Craft Spells, aka Justin Vallesteros, shared a new music video for “Nausea” this week, the title track to this year’s new album. The hazy, whisperer song glides along with new stop-motion doodles that will inspire you to pick up your pencil and tune out the world, if just for five minutes. On a perfect summer’s day like today, now may be the best time to do so.

Created by visual artist Colin McFadyen, the music video has layered .gifs and hand drawn images that were put through effects into a time-lapsed video. The result is a visual focus on …


STREAM: Craft Spells – Gallery EP

Dream-pop act Craft Spells are currently streaming their newest EP Gallery via Soundcloud and we’ve got it for you right here!

The band looks to have four shows lined up on their Facebook tour section including a spot on this year’s Sasquatch Music Festival on May 26, but there’s also talks of a set this Friday, May 11 at The Depot in San Francisco that isn’t mentioned in the tour itinerary. You can check out those shows on the band’s page linked above as well as details on a sweet, bright red limited edition vinyl version of Gallery.

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Rumored (leaked) lineup for Coachella 2012

The new year is rolling around and with it comes another year of great music. Next spring is the Coachella Valley Music and Fine Arts Festival, a huge (sweaty) gathering of celebrities, rich folk, and hipsters.  To entertain these individuals, hundreds of musicians will flock to the Coachella Valley to play.

A Goldenvoice insider has revealed a rumored list of artists set to perform at the 2012 Coachella festival. Not every artist has been confirmed, but the list inside gives a pretty good depiction of what the next festival’s lineup will look like.

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