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Pay What You Want For The Entire Deep Elm Records Catalog

If you’re a fan of emo music, you probably owe a debt of gratitude to Deep Elm Records. Formed in New York City in 1995, the iconic label has been involved in the release of numerous landmark records in the genre, including early albums by The Appleseed Cast, Brandtson, and the Emo Diaries compilation series. Starting today, you can have all of those albums and more for whatever price you want to pay. Deep Elm is offering its entire catalog of more than 200 albums on a pay-what-you-want basis.

Deep Elm Records founder John Szuch had this to say about …

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Moonlit Sailor Announce New Album Due Out Next Week, Stream Two New Songs

Moonlit Sailor have been promising big news since last year, and earlier today, the Swedish post-rock outfit finally made good on their word by announcing that their forthcoming album, We Come From Exploding Stars, will be released next Tuesday, February 25. Additionally, the four-piece also launched pre-orders, and are currently streaming two new songs, both of which you can check out here.

This will be the band’s third release through Deep Elm Records, who in the near future will be celebrating their 19th anniversary as an independent label.

“This album is the next step for Moonlit Sailor …

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Lights & Motion Offer Debut Album For Free Download

Have a long, snowy drive ahead of you, or simply just need your post-rock fix for the day? Christoffer Franzen, the mastermind behind Lights & Motion is here to help. Today marks the one-year anniversary of Lights & Motion’s debut album, Reanimation, so Deep Elm Records is celebrating by offering the downright impressive record for pay-what-you-want download.

If one Lights & Motion album isn’t enough, you can also pick up Save Your Heart, released in November of last year, and a 21-song collection of unreleased music. Those two aren’t free at the moment, but they’re more …

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Deep Elm Records Promises 10,000 Free Album Downloads If They Reach 20,000 Likes By December 31

An offer like this is too good not to promote. Plus, the people behind it are some of the hardest working in music. Bonus!

Deep Elm Records has become a staple of the alternative music scene since its birth in 1995, but for one reason or another they’ve only garnered a little less than 11,500 Likes on Facebook. We could rant and rant about how their target demographic isn’t exactly the same demo that uses Likes to represent their hobbies, but for the sake of this post let’s put those thoughts to the side and think about how much good …

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REVIEW: Again For The Win – We’ve Been Here Forever

Artist: Again for the Win
Album: We’ve Been Here Forever
Genre: Alternative rock
Label: Deep Elm Records

Again for the Win are a curious thing, and We’ve Been Here Forever is a curious album. A good one, mind, but one that’s difficult to define and discuss. It’s very odd and mysterious and often quite bleak, but so filled with wonder. It sounds very much like something stolen from a dream, embarking as it does on a transcendent journey through reverie, distortion, and over-intensity before finally arriving at something more real and engaged and everyday. The band have quite an ambient …

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Deep Elm Records Sign Again For The Win

Deep Elm Records announced that they have signed Texas rockers Again For The Win. Congratulations to the entire group on being added to the roster.

AFTW plan on releasing their sophomore album, We’ve Been Here Forever, on August 8 so be sure to keep an eye out for it. Check out the statement from Deep Elm on the signing below.

“Deep Elm Records has signed AGAIN FOR THE WIN from Austin, TX. On August 8, Deep Elm will simultaneously release their new album “We’ve Been Here Forever” and re-release their debut “Bonus Deluxe Version” worldwide. You can stream

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Athletics Stream Brand New Song “III”

Our friends over at Absolutepunk are proud to premiere a stream of Athletics‘ new song “III” and it speaks volumes to what the band is working on currently. Watch out for these guys to appear more on Under The Gun in the months to come.

The New Jersey rockers are planning to release their upcoming album, Who You Are Is Not Enough, through Deep Elm Records & InTheClouds Records on June 26.

Please head right here to listen to “III” and be sure to comment with your thoughts on the new material.…

Deep Elm Records free compilation

Deep Elm Records has released a free compilation entitled Postrockology featuring bands like Athletics, Moving Mountains, Dorena and more. Download it right here.

Athletics sign and release Why Aren’t I Home?

Just recently signed to Deep Elm Records, post-rock quintet Athletics, from Asbury Park, NJ released ‘Why Aren’t I Home?’ yesterday. [UTG] highly recommends buying this release so go check it out after the jump!

Deep Elm to trade free CDs for Twitter followers

Long-running indie label Deep Elm Records has decided to use social networking to clear out their back stock.