Castor, The Twin LP Available Now!

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Yesterday we celebrated Record Store Day in a big way by releasing a limited initial run of Dessa’s Castor, The Twin album on vinyl for the first time ever. Knowing that not everyone would have the opportunity to pick it up at their local shop, we decided to hold on to 180 copies for ourselves and make them available on the Doomtree … Read More

'Castor, The Twin' Available On Vinyl For Record Store Day!

LazerbeakDessa, Doomtree, News, Releases

BIG NEWS! We’re very excited to announce that on April 19th, in conjunction with Record Store Day 2014, Doomtree Records will release Dessa’s critically acclaimed 2011 full-length Castor, The Twin on vinyl for the first time ever! We’re super pumped to join up with countless other awesome bands and labels to celebrate independent record stores worldwide, and we’ve added a ton of … Read More

Tuesdays with Dessica

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First, let me assure you that Monsieur Lazerbeak is safe and making sounds: he’s on a music-writing retreat with a certain Mr. Ryan Olson. As you might imagine, Beak’s got a lot of work to do before the Twinz arrive—sort of a bucket list for expecting parents. So, kids, I’m afraid you’re stuck with me: the substitute teacher who shows … Read More

Parts of Speech Packaging and In-Stores

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Hey! Parts of Speech drops this Tuesday and we’ve got a brand new video showcasing just exactly what the physical versions of the CD and LP are all about. Check out the sweet promo video below (courtesy of the extremely talented Adam Dunn) to get a glimpse of the real deal album, and also witness the glamorous life of running … Read More

T minus 1.

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Dessa here, borrowing the blog (and the baby) for a quick update. I’m writing from the airport, en route to Boston for a storytelling conference (no idea what that is, will report back when it’s over), so I’ll keep it brief. We’re boarding in five minutes and I’m blogging for four and a half. Last night, I spent a few … Read More

Dessa "Call Off Your Ghost" Video Premiere

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YES!!! The good people over at ELLE.com just premiered Dessa’s brand new music video for “Call Off Your Ghost,” the second single from Parts of Speech (album drops June 25th via Doomtree Records). The video was directed by Daniel Cummings for Picture Machine Productions. Read ELLE’s write up HERE, and check out “Call Off Your Ghost” below. And don’t forget, … Read More