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“Exploding In Sound: Live at Shea Stadium” Benefit Compilation Due out October 6th- Streaming In Full Ahead Of Release

September 29, 2017

artwork by Nicole Rifkin.

 

Exploding In Sound: Live at Shea Stadium” Benefit Compilation Due out October 6th

24 different bands from EIS past and present with all proceeds donated to Shea.

Remixed and remastered from the Shea archives

Stream the LP version in full via Stereogum

 

 

Exploding In Sound Records and Shea Stadium are teaming up to release EISLive at Shea Stadium, a collection of live performances handpicked from the DIY venue’s extensive archive of live shows. The LP + CS combine to include tracks from 24 different bands, all of whom have both played at Shea Stadium and released music on the label, both past (Porches, LVL UP, Palehound, Krill) and present (Pile, Bad History Month, Baked, Big Ups), dating as far back as 2012. Complete tracklisting for both LP and CS below. Today, Stereogum are sharing the complete LP Edition in full, ahead of next week’s release.

“Curated by the folks at Shea and featuring nearly every band from the EIS roster — including Pile, Speedy Ortiz, Krill, LVL Up, Ovlov, and Porches — the compilation is a testament to Shea Stadium’s storied past and a glimpse of its possible future.” – Stereogum

After Shea was forced to close it’s doors this Spring, the venue launched a Kickstarter campaign to help with their effort to re-open. While the venue reached it’s fundraising goal in less than a day, ultimiately, their landlord decided to pull the plug on the 20 Meadow St. location. In the true spirit of DIY ethos, this record is a way not only to help raise money to help Shea find a new location, but to show the importance and the impact that these intersecting communities have had on each other. There is a tremendous amount of love and respect between these two factions, who have always worked tirelessly in the name of a thriving underground music scene in NYC and beyond.

A long time coming, this also marks the first live compilation of it’s kind (in physical format) from the venue or the label. The recordings were remixed by the venue’s founder Adam Reich, who has overseen Shea’s massive archive of show recordings from the past eight years and mastered by Mike Tucci.

RELEASE SHOWS:

10/06 – Brooklyn, NY @ Silent Barn w/ Ovlov, Lost Boy ?, Bueno, Washer & Bethlehem Steel
12/09 – Brooklyn, NY @ Market Hotel w/ Pile, Bad History Month, & more

Exploding In Sound: Live at Shea Stadium LP:

1. Ovlov – “The Valley” – 6.19.15
2. Pile – “Baby Boy” – 5.24.14
3. Speedy Ortiz –  “Indoor Soccer” – 8.4.12
4. Baked – “Codec” – 1.28.13
5. Porches – “Count The Cash” – 9.6.13
6. LVL UP – “Cross The Sea” – 12.5.13
7. Washer – “Beansy” – 5.5.15
8. Stove – “Stupid” – 2.24.16
9. Big Ups – “Contain Myself” – 3.5.16
10. Bueno – “Eye On The Cards” – 8.26.16
11. Krill – “Foot” – 5.4.14
12. Palehound – “Drooler” – 1.26.15
13. Flagland – “Liar” – 8.2.13
14. Fat History Month – “Bad History Month” – 6.15.12

Exploding In Sound: Live at Shea Stadium CS:

1. Pile – Baby Boy – 5.25.14
2. Speedy Ortiz – Basketball – 4.28.13
3. Two Inch Astronaut – Part Of Your Scene – 1.16.15
4. Krill – Foot – 5.4.14
5. Ovlov – There’s My Dini! – 6.19.15
6. Palehound – Drooler – 1.22.15
7. Grass Is Green – Uhm Tsk – 2.23.17
8. Ex-Breathers – Open Source – 10.21.14
9. Kal Marks – Love Is A Song, Not An Answer – 8.4.13
10. Geronimo! – Mr. President – 5.9.15
11. Swings – Tiles – 1.10.15
12. J&L Defer – The Collector – 10.27.16
13. Fat History Month – Bad History Month – 7.15.12
14. Big Ups – Contain Myself – 3.5.16
15. Bueno – Eye on the Cards – 8.26.16
16. Lost Boy ? – Wasted – 8.5.14
17. Stove – Jock Dreams – 2.25.16
18. Washer – Beansy – 5.5.15
19. LVL UP – Cross The Sea – 12.5.13
20. Porches – Count The Cash – 9.16.13
21. Baked – Codec – 1.21.13
22. Bethlehem Steel – Alt Shells – 9.15.16
23. Jackal Onasis – Big Deal Party – 3.1.17
24. Leapling – Alabaster Snow – 2.29.16
25. Flagland – Liar – 8.2.13

Pre-Orders are available at Exploding In Sound Records‘ store.

Shea Stadium:
Official Site

Exploding In Sound Records:
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