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Monday, January 31, 2011

Laura Stevenson and The Cans - Sit Resist out April 26th

The new full length from Laura Stevenson & The Cans, their first album since "A Record," will be titled "Sit Resist" and comes out April 26th. More details and an Mp3 soon. They will be touring in April to support this release as well as playing a bunch of area shows including the Don Giovanni Showcase on Feb. 12th.


Saturday, January 29, 2011

Don Giovanni Records Ebay Auctions

We just put up a ton of auctions to help fund future Don Giovanni Records releases.

Lots of test presses and rare records, and more importantly, some of the stupidest auctions ever put on ebay.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Screaming Females to play live on Last Call with Carson Daly

Screaming Females are making their network TV debut on Wed. 2/2 on Last Call with Carson Daly. The show airs on NBC at 1:35 am, and if you don't like staying up late will be streaming online the following day.


Black Wine - New Song live in New Brunswick


Marissa P. of Screaming Females featuring Guardian article

Jessica Hopper has written a pretty awesome article on the relevance of Riot Grrrl music today for the Guardian (UK) and interviewed Marissa Paternoster for it.

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Lauren Denitizio (The Measure) on sexism

Lauren Denitzio of The Measure (SA) has written a piece on sexism in the current punk scene for I Live Sweat.


Tuesday, January 18, 2011

11 New items in store!

We just added 11 new items to the store!


Byrds of Paradise - Teenage Symphonies LP
Black Wine - Dark Energy 7" (Green vinyl)
Big Eyes - Why Can't I 7"
The Ergs - dorkrockcorkrod LP
The Steinways - Promise It Wont Happen Again LP (singles collection) - pre-order

3 New Screaming Females shirt designs
Don Giovanni Records shirt designed by Marissa Paternoster

Don Giovanni Showcase Friday Night Tickets
Don Giovanni Showcase 2010 Screened poster

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Showcase tickets for both nights now on sale

Tickets for both nights of the Don Giovanni Showcase are now on sale.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

The Measure (SA) 2004 - 2011

The Measure (SA) have announced their breakup. As a big part of our label family, we will miss them as a band sorely but will be looking forward to inevitable future projects from them. We will keep you posted with information regarding a last show.

After a number of lineup changes, the Measure increasingly became Fid and I finding ways to continue making music together. For a while, that was working, but this Fall I made the decision that I can't continue with the band. There were a lot of personal reasons behind that and I realized that my heart just wasn't in the project anymore. It's not fair to anyone to try to keep going after that, especially when you're expected to tour and write music and play shows and look like you're having a good time. As far as parting ways goes, it's a fairly amicable event and I'm glad that we're ending the band on good terms and as friends.

We started the band when I was 20, and if you had told me then that I would get to travel around the country, put out over 18 records and play with some of my favorite bands because of it, I'd think you were out of your mind. It's been a great privilege and I hope those experiences don't end here. Fid and I will certainly be putting out music in other bands soon, so stay tuned.

-Lauren Measure


Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Screaming Females "Wild" Video

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Don Giovanni Showcase 2011 Night 1

We are finally excited to be able to announce full info for the first night of this years Don Giovanni Showcase. It is going to be at Death By Audio on Friday, February 11, 2011.

The Steinways will also be there with a brand new singles collection LP.

Big Eyes will have their new 7" single

Black Wine will also have their new 7" single

We are going to be doing advanced tickets through this very website sometime soon, which will most likely also include options to pre-order the Steinways LP so keep checking back. In the meantime, tickets for the second night at Music Hall of Williamsburg are on sale presently here.

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