A Real Cool Time in Cranford: RCU Presents Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders with Rootless and Seawind of Battery – 9/10/22

All polaroids by @RoseGardens, and all other pictures are by Christopher Bruno. Please follow them and check out more of their work! The first ever public Record Crates United event was an astounding experience. I immediately want to thank everyone who leant a hand to make this day the brightest in the site’s history thus far.Continue reading “A Real Cool Time in Cranford: RCU Presents Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders with Rootless and Seawind of Battery – 9/10/22”

Boogie in Red Hook – A Day at the Deep In The Valley Festival

“Are you leaving for the country?You say the city brings you downLeave the iron cloud behindAnd feel the circus moving on” Karen Dalton’s memorable words echoed through my mind as we crested the golden hill that overlooked the From The Ground Brewery. In this pastoral spread that lay before us was where Andy French, ofContinue reading “Boogie in Red Hook – A Day at the Deep In The Valley Festival”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 74

This episode opens with a taste of what to expect from our upcoming RCU Presents concert, with a track each by Seawind of Battery, Rootless and Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders. Click the checkout button below to get a ticket today! (And click here for more information). (If you want to avoid Eveentbrite fees,Continue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 74”

RCU Presents: Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders, Rootless and Seawind of Battery

Record Crates United proudly presents Philadelphia’s Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders, a heavy supergroup of Grateful Dead-inspired psychedelic rockers, the cosmic folk stylings of Rootless, and a special appearance by one of New Jersey’s finest ambient guitar prodigies, Seawind of Battery. If you’re a fan of the Dead, Six Organs of Admittance, Grouper, Julianna Barwick, Krautrock,Continue reading “RCU Presents: Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders, Rootless and Seawind of Battery”

November 2021 Roundup

November was a crazy busy month here at RCU towers, so I didn’t get a chance to feature nearly as many releases as I would have liked, so here’s a collection of other highlights that I dug this month and would strongly recommend that you buy today, the last Bandcamp Friday of the year! CheckContinue reading “November 2021 Roundup”

Ringwear Rock: An Interview with Jeffrey Alexander of The Heavy Lidders

If you’ve been a fan of modern underground psychedelic music within the last 20 or so years, chances are you’ve come across at least one band or project Jeffrey Alexander had a hand in. Whether it be the kosmische jams of Dire Wolves Just Exactly Perfect Sisters Band, or the elemental freak folk of BlackContinue reading “Ringwear Rock: An Interview with Jeffrey Alexander of The Heavy Lidders”