Spotify Premium exclusive – The Black Lips’ Arabia Mountain

Founding fathers of Atlanta’s “flower punk” movement The Black Lips are set to release Arabia Mountain, their sixth full-length album, June 6th on longtime label Vice Records/Cooperative Music available now exclusively on Spotify Premium.

Arabia Mountain was recorded between Brooklyn and Atlanta over the last few months of 2010 and with the collaborative assistance of celebrated DJ and producer Mark Ronson, Lockett Pundt of Deerhunter, and a human skull with a microphone jammed into it.

Arabia Mountain also marks the first time the Lips have worked with an outside producer. Mark Ronson, best known for his production work with the likes of Nas, Adele, Kaiser Chiefs, Duran Duran, Lily Allen, and Amy Winehouse.

Win tickets to The Charlatans in Stockholm or Malmö

Our good friends at Debaser are giving away five pairs of tickets to see The Charlatans in Stockholm or Malmö.

To enter all you need to do is answer the following question correctly:

Rob Collins, who played organ in the original Charlatans died tragically in an accident and was replaced by Martin Duffy. Which band did he start his career as a musician with?

Send your answer to with the subject line “One to Another” before Friday, June 3 to enter the contest. Good luck!