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The Cairo Gang “Tiny Rebels”
from the forthcoming mini-album “Tiny Rebels,” out on July 23rd via Empty Cellar and The Disneyland Reform Party.  Pre-order, HERE.
Music Film by Angel Olsen

“Tiny Rebels” is a new collection of songs by The Cairo Gang. they are about awareness. They show a new economy in the work of The Cairo Gang’s leader Emmett Kelly, conjuring up quick and defined songs un-housed in the shimmering of two burning electric 12-string guitars. –Empty Cellar

(image: Francesca Woodman)



“This is a Richard and Linda Thompson song. Angel Olsen and I have been working on some cover songs which I’m very excited about. This one is recorded Lo-fi but clean and clear. “Marissa Nadler

The song is originally appeared on the first album “I want to see the bright lights tonight” (1974) by Richard and Linda Thompson.


My Dreams Have Withered and Died- Angel Olsen/Marissa Nadler by marissanadler

Tiniest Lights
Music by Angel Olsen / Film by Randy Sterling Hunter


Chicago’s folk singer Angel Olsen (aka Angela Babbler), recent collaborator with Will Oldham in Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy’s upcoming album “Wolfroy Goes To Town” and last year’s Kevin Coyne/Dagmar Krause cover band The Babblers, has a new six song 12″ vinyl “Strange Cacti” via Bathetic Records.

Angel Olsen – Some Things Cosmic

Angel Olsen – Creator, Destroyer

Both tracks are taken from “Strange Cacti” 12″. Also, another new song ‘In The Morning’ is featured on “Chicago Cassette Compilation” out now on Twosyllable Records.

The Babblers – Come Down Here (Kevin Coyne cover)  (via)


Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy has announced the new full length album “Wolfroy Goes to Town,” due out on October 4th via Drag City / October 31st via Domino. The collaborators on the record include Ben Boye, Van Campbell, Shahzad Ismaily, Emmett Kelly (The Cairo Gang), Danny Kiely, and Angel Olsen.




Bonnie Prince Billy – Time To Be Clear (from “Wolfroy Goes to Town”)
Recorded on May 30, 2011 at Radioactive Records as part of BPB’s Free Florida tour 2011, accompanying him was Cairo Gang and Angel Olsen.