STAFF PICKS kimber – tycho lindsay – a winged victory for the sullen, michael chapman dario – phillip glass jeff – joan of arc dominic – phillip glass THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES AFI – AFI (The Blood Album) CD/LP (Concord) “Eclectic punk godfathers AFI are the kings of keeping going, progressing over more than twenty-five years […]

Here is the fifth installment of “Alphabetized Into Obscurity – A Journey Into the Unknown.” It’s no challenge for us to find some awesome unknowns tucked throughout the store. So once more, we’ve picked five records in the hopes of finding a hidden treasure and to perhaps inspire you to journey into the unknown corners of your local record […]

We’re a couple of weeks into 2017, and the sentiment of moving forward is still hanging strong in the air, but as we’ve discussed before on this blog, music doesn’t really work that way! At least really awesome music doesn’t. Fans of music are not confined to passing trends and the “hot new thing.” We […]

STAFF PICKS check out our favorite releases from 2016! kimber – bonobo lindsay – bonobo dario – the flaming lips jeff – chemical brothers reissues dominic – the flaming lips THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Bonobo – Migration CD/2xLP+MP3 (Ninja Tune) Simon Green aka Bonobo returns with his sixth album, the masterful, magisterial Migration — a record which cements […]

For a full list of what is coming up near you, be sure to visit SilverPlatter.info! Tickets for most of these shows are available in the store – come by and pick some up! Above photo of Rare Futures at The Rebel Lounge. LINDSAY’S PICKS January 15th – Hamilton Leithauser at Crescent Ballroom Hamilton Leithauser is the smooth […]

THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Dropkick Murphys – 11 Short Stories Of Pain & Glory CD/LP+MP3 (Dropkick Murphys) The Dropkick Murphys’ new album contains moments of ass-kicking Celtic punk attitude, ball-busting wisecracks, tear-jerking confessions, and upbeat words of wisdom.   Brian Eno – Reflection CD/2xLP+MP3 (Warp) “Reflection is the latest work in a long series. It […]

Dom Flemons is a well regarded “American Songster” and keeper of many flames of folk music and traditions. He was one of the founding members of the Grammy Award Winning folk group the Carolina Chocolate Drops. More recently, he has released a number of solo albums and extensively toured the US and overseas, playing to […]