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From Portland, OR, The Domestics are: Michael Finn, Leo London, Kyle Moderhak, Matt Moore, and Brad Norton. Their self-titled debut full-length album is available via Tender Loving Empire, HERE.




ポートランドの注目すべきニューアクトという、マイケル・フィンとレオ・ロンドンの二人を中心に結成されたザ・ドメスティックスのファースト。マイケル・フィンはタッカー・マーティンのアシスタント・エンジニアとしてMy Morning Jacket、The Decemberists、Modest Mouse、Neko Case、Sufjan Stevensなど多くの作品に関わってきた人です。エリオット・スミスのトリビュート・ショーにも参加していたレオ・ロンドンはソロ・アクトとしても活動中。



The Domestics – Tower Blocks
[Official Music Video]
Animated by Leo London of The Domestics
From the album ‘The Domestics” (2015)  





Andy Shauf – I’m Not Falling Asleep
The song is taken from the Andy Shauf 2012 album “The Bearer of Bad News,” coming on February 3rd in US via Tender Loving Empire / Party Damage.  Edited by Mike Dubue. Footage culled from various Saskatchewan Archives Board-produced films 1920-22.

本国カナダでは2012年にリリースされた2作目のフルレングス『The Bearer of Bad News 』のUS盤がポートランドからもうすぐ。ジョアンナ・ニューサム来日時のベアフット・ドラマー、Neal MorganやDragging an Ox through Waterのアルバムも出しているParty Damage、そしてTender Loving Empireとの、どちらもポートランドのレーベルからのコ・リリースです。







Four songs about Sam Jones.
released 20 March 2012



Radiation City – Find It Of Use (Palmas Remix – Prefix Premiere)


A Portland, OR-based dream pop quintet, Radiation City comprises of Cameron Spies, Elisabeth Ellison, Randy Bemrose, Matt Rafferty, Patti King. The song ‘Find it of Use’ is appeared on their latest 7-track EP “Cool Nightmare,” following up their 2011 debut full-length “The Hands That Take You” from Tender Loving Empire, and it was originally released on cassette via Radiation City founders Cameron and Lizzy‘s cassette-only record label Apes Tapes. Order the EP, HERE,



Radiation City / Find It Of Use
Official music video for “Find It Of Use” off of Cool Nightmare. 
Directed, shot and edited by Andrew Sloan. 
Additional shots by Daniel Sloan

Finn Riggins – Dali
Concept: Finn Riggins / Cinematography & Editing: Tyler T Williams 


Finn Riggins is the result of a longtime collaboration between Cameron Bouiss, Eric Gilbert and Lisa Simpson.  ‘Dali’ is taken from “Vs Wilderness,”the trio’s fourth record and third for Tender Loving Empire.



Loch Lomond – Elephants & Little Girls

Loch Lomond has been known as a Portland, Oregon-based indie Experimental / Folk / Pop outfit consisting of RITCHIE YOUNG (vocals, guitar, percussion), SCOTT MAGEE (clarinets, percussion, bass, ukulele, vocals), JADE ECKLER (vocals), DAVE DEPPER (bass, guitar, keys, vocals), JASON LEONARD (vibraphone, banjo, guitar, percussion, sounds), JOHANNA KUNIN (vocals, piano, flute, melodica) since 2005.  ‘Elephants & Little Girls’ is taken from their forthcoming full-length “Little Me Will Start A Storm,” due out on Feb 22nd via Tender Loving Empire.  The album was mixed by Adam Selzer, Tucker Martine and Kevin Robinson (of Viva Voce).