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Taken from the Mutual Benefit‘s Full Album Cover of Vashti Bunyan’s “Just Another Diamond Day.”

“This release is exclusive to SOUNDS DELICIOUS and is vinyl-only (although the record includes a MP3 download of the album) – so the only way to get a copy is by joining the club.”






Lizard Kisses – Swell (with Sea Oleena)

Lizard Kisses – Runoff (with Mutual Benefit)


Both tracks are taken from the forthcoming new EP “Tiny Island Teeth” by Lizard Kisses, it was recorded in their Brooklyn apartment during the summer of 2011 with fellow musicians and friends including Charlotte Oleena (Sea Oleena), Ellen Johansing, Marie Clerel, Jordan Lee (Mutual Benefit), Matt Dallow. Along with “Tiny Island Teeth,” you can purchase and stream a collection of demos for the album, “Tooth Notes,” HERE.

Pre-order “Tiny Island Teeth” limited edition cassette via Cakes & Tapes (out Sept. 6th), HERE. Stream through Lizard Kisses’ bandcamp.

Arigato Cory & Marc.



Mutual Benefit – Cupid (Sam Cooke)

Tashaki Miyaki – Nothing Can Change This Love (Sam Cooke)

Both cover tracks are taken from the same “Tears On My Pillow: Part I,” the third installment of the Cactus-Mouth/Unholy Rhythms collaborative mixtape series, as Sore Eros’ ‘Palisades Park’ (Freddy Cannon cover) previously posted. It features 14 covering songs from the late 1950’s through the early 1960’s including Sam Cooke, Patsy Cline, The Everly Brothers, Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs, Connie Francis, Bo Diddley & the Carnations and others. You can listen/download the mixtape in its entirely on their site, here.

Tears On My Pillow: Part II

Shimmering Stars (ft. Sue McClure) – Love Is Strange (Mickey & Sylvia)

Lizard Kisses – Please Stay (The Drifters)

Acid Glasses – Tonight You Belong To Me (Patience and Prudence)

Download the album in its entirety for free, HERE.



Billy Comfort (feat. Steffaloo) – Wonder Of We

‘Wonder Of Me’ featuring Steph Thompson aka Steffalo is taken from Billy Comfort‘s forthcoming album “F E E L I N G”.


(released 01 April 2011) all songs written and recorded by steph thompson.
drums by michael barron of holy spirits on ‘just strangers’.

“meet me in montauk” is the latest full-length of Los Angeles’ singer-songwriter Steffaloo (a.k.a. Steph Thompson), also she is known for collaborating with Blackbird Blackbird, Holy Spirits, Mutual Benefit.



Lizard Kisses – Slow Bones

Mutual Benefit – No Names feat Lizard Kisses & Steffaloo

‘Slow Bones’ is taken from Brooklyn’s duo (cory siegler & marc merza), Lizard Kisses‘ new single from French digital singles label, Beko.  There is a physical release on CD-Record format- a record you can play on your CD player and record player!  Mutual Benefit’s new song ‘No Names’ featuring Lizard Kisses and Steffaloo, is taken from the upcoming Holy Spirits / Mutual Benefit split 12” due out on May 24th via San Francisco’s Father/Daughter Records.



mutual benefit is a hodgepodge of music and art celebrating little epiphanies and being in love with everything.

Mutual Benefit – Desert Island Feeling

‘Desert Island Feeling’ is taken from “Spider Heaven” EP by Mutual Benefit aka Austin’s Jordan Lee who also runs kassetteklub.com, a music blog/radio show/tape label. Mutural Benefit started after several release of Jordan Lee Music Machine.  A cassette with the original studio-quality audio of “Spider Heaven” and “Drifting” EP dubbed on each side (via Kassette Klub).  Each tape sleeve is handmade by the artist and features one-of-a-kind art collaged from thrift store childrens books and vintage National Geographic magazines.

<a target="_blank" href="http://mutualbenefit.bandcamp.com/album/spider-heaven" >Spider Heaven by mutual benefit</a>

Mutual Benefit – Here (from their previous “Drifting” EP)


<a target="_blank" href="http://jordanleemusicmachine.bandcamp.com/album/bedroom-rock" >Bedroom Rock by Jordan Lee Music Machine</a>