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Uprooted Music Revue / No Depression Hail Black Swans & Water Liars as Best of 2012  

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Uprooted Music Revue / No Depression have featured The Black Swans’ Occasion for Song and Water Liars’ Phantom Limb in a list titled “Favorite Audio Releases of 2012.” Thanks so much to the wonderful Chris Mateer for his continued support. Make sure to follow Uprooted Music Revue into 2013 and like them on Facebook and TwitterGet both records for 20% off during Misra’s Holiday Sale!

Black Swans Receiving Phenomenal Praise for “Occasion for Song”  

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Above >>> The Black Swans play Columbus, Ohio’s Lost Weekend Records to celebrate the release of Occasion for Song. 

Our beloved Black Swans have been receiving some phenomenal press for their new album Occasion for Song. It was released yesterday and you can purchase it [here]. Your support means a great deal to all of us.

Quick Listen [link]: ”Portsmouth, Ohio”

The Black Swans • “Occasion for Song” • Released Today!  

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We are elated to announce that The Black Swans’ Occasion for Song is officially out today. Occasion for Song is a messy long-haul of emotions dealing with the death of founding member and violinist Noel Sayre, and the aftermath of memory, shock, and loss it created. Please show your support and purchase the album here.

Quick Listen [link]: ”Portsmouth, Ohio”

Early Praise: AllMusic (4/5) • Prefix (8) • Dusted • Paste •No Depression • Largehearted Boy

Tour Dates [link]: More dates TBA. The Black Swans will also open for WHY? this autumn for a long stretch. More on that soon.

Black Swans: No Depression • Uprooted Music Revue • FREE Lost Weekend Records In-Store Sunday  

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  • Jerry DeCicca of The Black Swans was recently interviewed by Chris Mateer for No Depression and Uprooted Music Revue. Thanks so much Chris!
  • The Black Swans celebrate the release of Occasion for Song with a FREE in-store performance @ Lost Weekend Records in Columbus, OH on Sunday, July 29 @ 4 PM. Here is the Facebook event for the in-store. Come one, come all!

Black Swans on Uprooted Music Revue’s Top 25 – No Depression & UMR Interview  

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The Black Swans recently made Uprooted Music Revue’s Favorite 25 Recordings of 2012 (So Far) for Occasion for Song (an album that isn’t even out until 7/31). This is a testimony to the power of the record.

Chris Mateer – the phenomenal fellow behind the list – is also conducting an interview with frontman Jerry DeCicca. The interview will appear via both Uprooted Music Revue and No Depression.

Also, check out that amazing new Black Swans press photo. Jerry’s alter-ego is Dr. Silverfoot – a balloon sculptor.