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Damien Jurado scores film “Tumbledown”

Damien Jurado recently scored the film Tumbledown which is currently being featured at the Tribeca Film Festival. Damien penned 8 original cues for the film, and the songs are featured prominently, playing a major role in the plot.


Tim Foljahn scores film “Dead River”

Tim Fojahn recently scored the film Dead River, which is now being submitted to film festivals all over the world.  Watch the first trailer below, and don’t forget to check out Tim’s new album F*cking Love Songs, which was recently released on Kiam Records.

Eluvium scores film “Come Down Molly”

Matthew Cooper (aka Eluvium), recently helped score the film Come Down Molly, which is now being featured at the Tribeca Film Festival.  Cooper created original material for the film, as well as lending a few pre-existing album tracks to round out the soundtrack.


General Electriks featured in Capri Sun ad

House Of Hassle artist General Electriks‘ song “Helicopter” is currently being featured in Capri Sun‘s new “Push Play” ad campaign. Check out the initial spot below!

Bravo’s “Flipping Out” (ft. The Rosebuds) enters it’s 8th season

The Rosebuds‘ song “You Better Get Ready” has been the theme song for the network Bravo‘s hit show Flipping Out since the show’s incarnation.  The show was recently renewed again, and is about to embark on its 8th season – and continuing to feature The Rosebuds at the top of each episode.


The Juliana Hatfield Three release new album!

21 years after The Juliana Hatfield Three released the influential album Become What You Are, House Of Hassle writer Juliana Hatfield, along with Todd Philips and Dean Fisher (the original lineup), got back together to write and record a new album, Whatever, My Love which is now out on American Laundromat Records. The record was produced and engineered by House Of Hassle writer Tom Beaujour in Hoboken, NJ at Nuthouse Recording.


Ben Gibbard covers Alvvays’ “Archie, Marry Me” in a KEXP session

In a recent live session at KEXP in Seattle, Death Cab For Cutie‘s Ben Gibbard covered House Of Hassle artist Alvvays‘ “Archie, Marry Me” for a live audience. He refers to the song as “my favorite song from last year.” A great pick if you ask us. Have a listen to his version here:

Steve Marion covers “Wild World” and its used in promos of “The Returned” on A&E

House Of Hassle writer Steve Marion (of Delicate Steve and Saint Rich) recently composed his own version of Cat Steven’s “Wild World.” A&E are featuring it in new promos for the network’s remake of the incredibly popular (and fantastic) French TV show The Returned. Steve had Cassandra Jenkins lay down the vocal for it. Even though “Wild World” is not a House Of Hassle copy-write, we’re still quite excited about arranging this re-record:

New House Of Hassle signings in 2014

We don’t mean to brag, but 2014 was a big year for us here at House Of Hassle. There were more than a few new artists signed to the roster, all of which we are incredibly excited about working with. Feel free to look at our full roster for all of the updates, but a few members of the class of 2014 to mention are Against Me!, Alvvays, Destroyer, Delicate Steve, Ex Hex, Fugazi, Gold Lake, King Khan, Ben Kweller, Sondre Lerche, Mineral, Minor Threat, Mission Of Burma and We Were Promised Jetpacks.  Here’s to an exciting 2015!

American Eagle Outfitters uses The War On Drugs’ “Red Eyes” in new campaign

American Eagle Outfitters are launching a new line of clothing called AEO Wear America, which is a collection of jeans, T-shirts and other goods, all of which are made in America. Fittingly, they have chosen Philadelphia’s The War On Drugs‘ song “Red Eyes” as the soundtrack to this campaign. Here is a web video explaining the initiative: