DEAD LEAF ECHO: New Album / Tour Dates Announced

February/March Tour 2013

As you probably know, Brooklyn based band DEAD LEAF ECHO is one of our favorite bands here at Solar Underground Music so we were ecstatic to hear they’ve announced the release of a new album “Thought And Language” on Neon Sigh as well as a tour starting late February 2013. For their second date of the tour they’ll be right here in New York on February 27 @ Mercury Lounge with Lorelei. Don’t miss your chance to catch one of these shows and don’t forget to get your copy of the Limited Edition 7-inch of their single “Kingmaker” from Solar Underground.

Tour Dates

Feb 26 – Hamden, CT – The Space
Feb 27 – New York, NY – Mercury Lounge (Record Release Party)*
Feb 28 – Philadelphia, PA – Kung Fu Necktie *
Mar 1 – Baltimore, MD – TBD *
Mar 2 – Washington, DC – Velvet Lounge *
Mar 3 – Richmond, VA – Bandito’s #
Mar 4 – Durham, NC Motorco $
Mar 5 – Winston-Salem, NC – Black Lodge $
Mar 6 – Charlotte, NC – Snug Harbor $
Mar 7 – New Orleans, LA -The Saint +
Mar 8 – Beamont, TX – Tequilla Rok %
Mar 9 – Houston, TX – Mangos ^
Mar 10 – San Antonio, TX – Korova ^
Mar 11 – Denton, TX – TBD
Mar 12 to Mar 17 – SXSW Austin TX.
3/18-Birmingham AL-TBD
3/19- Asheville NC-TBD

More TBA

# w/Dead Fame
$ w/ Spirit System
^ w/ Bloody Knives
+ w/ Kindest Lines
% w/ Purple

Announcing FREE Delivery in NYC!

We’re pleased to announce FREE Delivery / Shipping to all fellow New Yorkers. As you may know, Solar Underground Music is a Brooklyn based music store featuring vinyl, cd’s, cassettes and other artist merchandise from up and coming alternative and shoegaze indie artists. And now we’re offering a very special FREE service for all orders shipped to all 5 boroughs. So if you’re a New Yorker and want to place your order with us, just use code FreeNYC at checkout and we’ll either arrange to deliver it to you around town or ship it for FREE. It’s just our way of saying thanks for ordering from Solar Underground Music.

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*For FREE Delivery in New York use code FreeNYC at checkout

New Single “Strange Desire” from Souvenir Driver

Portland shoegazers Souvenir Driver have done it again with a brand new single entitled “Strange Desire“. Set to accompany the release of their new album, “Strange Desire” is a swayful new edition to their growing catalog of catchy shoegaze rock songs. Get the new single “Strange Desire” b/w “Philosophy” right now at Solar Underground Music for only $1.

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“Returning EP” now available at Beatport

André Obin – Returning EP

Massachusetts based musician André Obin is a big favorite of ours here a Solar Underground Music so we were glad to hear he’s got a new EP available for download on Beatport entitled “Returning EP” and a full length LP on the way very soon on vinyl. If you love great EDM and electropop music, give this new one from André Obin a spin. We sure you’re gonna love it!

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SU-Music Welcomes 2 New Artists

Solar Underground Music store is happy to welcome 2 new artists to the online store.

Omega Vague

The “Songs For Homesick People EP” is a special collection of music from artist Omega Vague available exclusively at Solar Underground Music. Musician Craig Douglas has mastered the art of dreamy alternative rock with his “Songs For Homesick People EP“. These hand picked tracks are available only at Solar Underground Music for $3.99 so head over to the store and download your copy of this exclusive EP.

Omega Vague – Songs For Homesick People EP


Based in the UK, SOLO is a budding musical project fronted by Solomon Major. SOLO‘s latest musical venture entitled “Songs For Homesick People” is an EP that explores carefully textured guitar and synth to make the perfect candle light serenade. For a limited time get this 4-song EP for FREE before the full album release.

SOLO – Read With Your Eyes Shut EP

R.M. Hendrix / Pink Skin EP – Out September 18

Shoegazers get ready, because indie rocker R.M. Hendrix has created a brand new 3-song EP entitled Pink Skin. Inspired by 60′s psychedelia, Pink Skin brandishes huge sounds, textured feedback, and walls of guitars that will have you eager for more of Hendrix’s unique shoegaze anthems. Order a CD copy of the Pink Skin EP today. CD’s ship before the release date and downloads will be available starting 12AM September 18.

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NEW Dream Wave podcast posted

Explore the ethereal sounds of shoegaze, britpop, dreampop and alternative indie music with host (and tour guide) Steven Newcastle in the latest edition of Dream Wave online radio show. It’s the best way to discover new alternative music from around the world. Solar Underground Music carries downloads, vinyl, cd’s and cassettes from many artists that you hear on the show so when you’re done with the podcast head over to the store and shop around.

Telepathic (Deluxe Edition) – L’Altra: Pre-Order Now

L'Altra - Telepathic (Deluxe Edition)
For the past 6 years collaborators Lindsay Anderson and Joseph Desler Costa have been the backbone of the dreamy indie pop music group L’Altra. Their unique combination of guitar driven pop music and satin vocal tracks have brought L’Altra high praise from critics and fans alike. Today with 4 albums to their name and a growing fan base, L’Altra are now ecstatic to be re-releasing a Deluxe Edition of their critically acclaimed album “Telepathic” through Saint Marie Records which includes 7 bonus tracks. This release will be available on Double Vinyl with gatefold sleeve and 6-panel wallet CD.

Pre-order this very special Deluxe Edition of “Telepathic” today from Solar Underground Music and you’ll automatically be entered to receive 1 of 4 test pressing vinyl sets. Winners will be picked at random on the release day of the album (Sept 17) and will ship along with the order.

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L'Altra - Telepathic Deluxe Edition vinylL'Altra - Telepathic Deluxe Edition compact disc