I am giving up writing. I am. These past few months I have realized that stringing words together is utterly useless if they are not reaching the one person that I need them so desperately to reach. Entire paragraphs looking like shabby worn bricks, ideas laced with the prettiest words I know and still I [...]
Seamstress For the Band is a funny sort of blog. We decided to combine little pieces of prose (by us) with a song (not by us.) We don't write about music. We write along side it.
We choose songs we love, without preferential treatment to what is new/popular/unheard of/faster/slower/happier/sadder. We do our best to keep a good blend: something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and then we offer it to you like a proposal, a bouquet of lemon jonquils, a tiny gold band, a partnership between words and music.
All MP3s are offered as samples for a period of 1-2 weeks. Please support artists by purchasing albums legally.
PC users: RIGHT + CLICK on the song title and "Save Target As" to the folder you would like to save the mp3.
MAC users: ALT/OPTION + CLICK and "Save Target As" to the folder you would like to save the mp3.
If you are the copyright owner of a sound file we've posted and would like for us to remove it, please let us know and we will be happy to comply.
If you are an artist or represent an artist and would like to submit an MP3 for our consideration, please email as an attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who we are:
Fluffy Cloud of GeniusYouth Lagoon1 Josh Ritter1 Neko Case2 The Old Believers1 Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside1 The Morning Clouds1 Dum Dum Girls1 Cat Power1 MNDR1 The Mynabirds1 This Mortal Coil1 Frightened Rabbit1 Camera Obscura1 Julia Stone1 Vic Chestnutt1 Stornoway1 Grouper1 A Fight to the Death1 Holly Golightly1 Bombay Bicycle Club1 Big Brother and the Holding Company1 CocoRosie1 Gardens & Villa1 Janelle Monae1 Danielle Doyle1 The Moondoggies1 Sóley1 Cowboy Junkies1 Maria Callas1 Tori Amos1 Loudon Wainwright III1 Tune-Yards1 Jesse Woods1 Lower Dens1 Amen Dunes1 Lia Ices1 Coeur de Pirate1 Angus & Julia Stone2 Damion Suomi & The Minor Prophets1 Chrysta Bell1 House of Wolves1 phantogram1 Kishi Bashi1 Passion Pit1 Yeasayer1 Madeline1 Iron & Wine1 The Drums1 Handsome Boy Modeling School1 Jeans Wilder1 Antony & The Johnsons1 Jens Lekman1 Lightnin' Hopkins1 Mazzy Star2 The Black Keys1 Bonnie "Prince" Billy1 koko taylor1 Steve Martin & Bernadette Peters1 Florence + the Machine1 The xx1 Led Zepplin1 Vermillion Club1 Dolly Parton1 The Books1 lissie2 Nina Simone1 The Civil Wars1 Beach House1 explosions in the sky1 Uncategorized227 The Weeknd1 Alex Clare1 Ben Trickey1 Dan Auerbach1 Abbey Lincoln1 The Tallest Man on Earth2 Rising Appalachia1 Steel Train1 Hosannas1 Outrageous Cherry1 Porter Wagner1 silver swans1 Toussaint McCall1 Mount Moriah1 Jackie DeShannon1 Reptar1 Perfume Genius1 saint motel1 rikki98 Jeff Buckley1 Miles Davis1 Otis Redding1 Dutch1 Hugh Laurie1 m. ward1 Nick Waterhouse1 Nick Cave1 My Bubba & Mi1 Marissa Nadler1 Horse Feathers2