|Third Man Records has shared Third Man Public Access, Episode 4, which now consists of long-form broadcasts of exclusive content, intimate at-home performances, readings, music videos and more from Third Man artists and friends in lieu of live-streamed performances. Third Man Public Access Episode 4 premieres on YouTube today, May 18th, at 10 AM CT.
This new episode features songs from Thurston Moore, Alison Mosshart, Spiral Stairs, The Nude Party, Anna Burch, members of The Go and more, as well as a reading by Third Man Books author Janaka Stucky. All artists included in this episode are listed below in the order in which they appear, along with the content they’ll be showcasing.
“We’re attempting to capture the lunacy and creativity of this incredibly unique time and present it through an early MTV meets late night UHF psychedelic experience. Join us, while we laugh through the tears in the rain… Fuck Trump,” Third Man co-founder Ben Swank said.
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Alison Mosshart is best known as lead singer for bands The Kills and Dead Weather. The multi-media art book CAR MA is Mosshart’s first collection in print of her art, photography, and writing. SOUND WHEEL is the book’s accompanying spoken word record. Her mother was a high school art teacher and her father a used car dealer—both influenced CAR MA’s images, poems, and stories. Both CAR MA and SOUND WHEEL are forthcoming from Third Man Books & Records August, 2020.
Song: Time Travel
mysterious Nashville Satanic DIY Duo
The Nude Party
Song: “Astral Man”
The Nude Party is a six-piece rock and roll band currently residing in the Catskill Mountains of Upstate New York. Originating as an extended group of childhood friends and step-siblings who decided to start a band and then began learning to play instruments, the band went on to release their debut self-titled LP in 2018 on New West Records.
IG: @ spiralstairsofficial
Pavement co-founder Scott Kannberg has been at it for more than 25 years and is best known to the musical world as Spiral Stairs. Kannberg’s solo career proper began with the first Spiral Stairs album The Real Feel back in 2009, and after taking a lengthy break following Pavement’s triumphant global reunion tour in 2010 he returned in 2017 with his acclaimed sophomore solo effort Doris & The Daggers and then the most recent feel-good third solo album We Wanna Be Hyp-No-Tized.
Third Man Hardware Accessories
Featuring the track “Get In The Mind Shaft” from the album Boarding House Reach by Jack White
EXL110 D’Addario Strings
Lightning Bolt Guitar Strap
Guitar Pick Tin
TMR Drum Sticks
Song: “BEACH GEM”
Folded Light is LA based production duo Steve Damstra and Jaffe Zinn, recording songs that reflect life in the Information Age.
Song: “mantra for d.a. levy”, filmed by eva
thurston moore born 25 july 1958 coral gables florida usa, teenage years bethel connecticut then nyc 1977, joins The Coachmen plays cbgb, max’s + downtown art-rock dwellings, sonic youth 1980-2014, then chelsea light moving, immigrates to great smoke, foreva love, solo group action, further free scenes, ecstatic peace library, daydream library, animal liberation
Song: I Live In My Sweatpants Now
IG: @kelleystoltz & @garrrth
At long last, the 20 year collaboration between Kelley Stoltz and Garth Steel under the guise of Falcon/Falkland has been released. Features Garth Steel Klippert, Kelley Stoltz, Shayde Sartin and Rusty Miller.
Craig Brown is a fixture in the Detroit music scene, Craig Brown co-fronted the punk outfit Terrible Twos and played guitar with King Tuff, while also fostering his love of old country by recording twang-leaning tunes at home for his own amusement. Some of those recordings landed Brown at Third Man Records, which released their debut album, The Lucky Ones Forget, in 2017.
Song: Mess Around
Redd Kross was formed by brothers Steve and Jeff McDonald and released their debut record in 1980. They have since gone on to release 8 LPs and tons of singles. Their most recent, Beyond The Door, 2019. Third Man Records is honored to be reissuing 2 of their 90s LPs, Phaseshifter and Show World this spring.
Song: “Crazy Feeling”
Liz Cooper & The Stampede is a rock trio led by Liz Cooper. The band’s debut album Window Flowers was released in 2018 via Sleepyhead Records/Thirty Tigers.
Excerpt from TMB book of poems “Ascend Ascend”
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Janaka Stucky is a mystic poet, performer, and founding editor of the award-winning press, Black Ocean. Third Man Books published Stucky’s debut collection The Truth is We Are Perfect and his most recent book length poem Ascend Ascend.
Song: Every Feeling
Detroit singer/songwriter Anna Burch pens breezy tunes with sharp, emotionally direct lyrics. Initially making folk-rock as part of the rootsy band Frontier Ruckus, then noisy indie pop as co-leader of the quartet Failed Flowers, she made her solo debut with the full-length Quit the Curse in 2018 and released the follow up, If You’re Dreaming, in April.
Song: Buster, You’re a Real Cool Cat
John Krautner is a rock musician based in Detroit, MI. He is most well known as a member of The Go and Conspiracy of Owls. In 2015, he released his solo debut, Fun With Gum Vol. 1 on Burger Records. He performs occasionally throughout the metro Detroit area.
Chris Koltay is a Detroit based musician and sound engineer and for the past 23 years he’s been running High Bias Recordings, one of Detroit’s more well known recording studios. He’s worked with everyone from Deerhunter to Shigeto and plenty in between including No Age, METZ, The War on Drugs, Protomartyr, Kurt Vile and more. See the full length song video here:
Song: No Stone Left Unturned
Bobby Harlow is a rock musician based in Detroit, MI. He is most well known as a member of The Go, Conspiracy of Owls and Magic Jake and The Power Crystals. He has worked as a producer for Burger Records and Sub Pop with a ton of different artists, most notably King Tuff. Bobby is still busy writing and recording music as well as raising 2 amazing kids.