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Old Monk “Volcanic Prisons” video premieres on Diffuser

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Old Monk have released a new music video for their latest single “Volcanic Prisons”. The 8-bit animated adventure premiered yesterday on Diffuser “Based in Brooklyn, Old Monk is a trio specializing in a kind of jangly indie-pop that also carries a raw spirit that brings to mind those classic garage rock 45s of the late […]

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Free limited Old Monk posters available at CMJ Showcases

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Old Monk will be giving away these sweet new posters at their CMJ shows later this week. Posters are double sided, featuring these vertical and horizontal designs in the 8-bit style of their recent music videos. They are playing Thursday 10/17 at Union Hall (info) and on Friday 10/18 at The Rock Shop (info) Tweet

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NME Magazine: Music History in GIFs feature

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NME: 8-Bit Music GIFs – Can You Identify The Artists? One of the cutest Tumblrs we’ve come across lately, Music History In Gifs is the work of musician/photographer Joshua Carrafa. He’s selected a bunch of key music moments and rendered them as animations, in the lovably primitive style of old-school video games.┬ásee full article. Tweet

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