The Last Little Life EP was officially released on August 14th! This is the first new music from The Rentals in 8 years. You can pick one up at a local record store, or buy it digitally through eMusic, iTunes, or whatever your preference.
The band has been updating their YouTube page daily. In the most recent updates you can see them scrambling to fix a Moog Source, Sara buying very important tour socks, and this newest one with Dan’s wife Zoe. It’s the…Read More »
Today Boompa Records released The Rentals’ Last Little Life EP.
The Last Little Life EP, listed as one of the Most Anticipated Albums of the year by both Alternative Press and Under The Radar, stays true to the band’s trademark infectious and catchy pop songs while also branching out into new musical territory.
01. Last Romantic Day
02. Little Big Of You In Everything
03. Life Without A Brain
04. Sweetness and Tenderness
BONUS: Video interview with the band
The Rentals are currently in the middle of a huge American tour so…Read More »
The Rentals Last Little Life EP is now available for pre-sale through the Boompa Store! If you order it now it will be shipped to you right away along with a Rentals sticker and a poster signed by the band. Click here to buy it now!Read More »
On July 18 The Rentals will be appearing on Music Plus TV at 12pm pacific time. It will be a live broadcast which can be viewed at www.musicplustv.com. Fans/viewers can also directly interact with the host and band while the show is on by asking questions and making comments via AOL Instant Messenger via screen name musicplustv.
The Rentals will be playing every Saturday in July at Spaceland in Silverlake, CA. The Last Little Life EP, which doesn’t hit stores until August…Read More »
The EP features a new version of “Sweetness and Tenderness”, and 3 new songs “Little Bit of You”, “Life Without a Brain” and “Last Romantic Day”, which you can listen to at Pitchforkmedia.com.
The Rentals have a ton of tour dates over the summer and starting with the first show tonight, June 26 is Bakersfield, California, the band will keep a daily video blog…Read More »
Here’s what Stereogum had to say about it:
“The analog synth’s still in the mix, though not to the degree of “Friends Of P.” On this cut, mixed by White Stripes/Shins producer Joe Chiccarelli, we get a pizzicato intro running through Magnetic Fields, some starry-eyed synths, and the Rentals’ easy-breezy beautiful melodicism.…
After their triumphant return to concert stages in the US, Japan and Europe in 2006, The Rentals announce the release of their first new material in over 8 years alongside a comprehensive headlining tour of the US in the summer of 2007. The Last Little Life EP (Boompa Records) was born while the band was writing and rehearsing new songs for their yet to be recorded, but highly anticipated third full length album, expected early ‘08. The Rentals lineup of multiple…Read More »