Mini Mansions Return with One Hell of an Album

I wrote about this record last year just as it was announced. I was hyped up on it because Mini Mansion’s debut album is still one of my favorites to be released in the past 10 years. It was like if Brian Wilson hung out with Elliott Smith and Wilson passed on some of his … Continue reading

Mini Mansions Drop New Single “Death Is a Girl,” New LP In 2015

Wow, has it really been almost five years since Mini Mansions dropped their debut LP? I don’t think enough people picked up on it at the time, but then again, those that didn’t are kind of like the chumps that actually paid to get into Woodstock: missing out. Well, it seems strange to me at … Continue reading

Mini Mansions Debuts Two New Songs, Tours with The Arctic Monkeys

It’s been almost a year since we’ve heard anything from new from Mini Mansions. This is probably due to band drummer/vocalist Michael Shuman putting in his work with Queens of the Stone Age as they gear up to release their new album (which I just got yesterday and rules even more than I expected) and … Continue reading

Mini Mansions Release “…Besides…”

It’s cliche as fuck to say “no one sounds like this band right now,” but that’s a risk I’m willing to take with this one. No one sounds like Mini Mansions right now. This may be due to the band’s unique set up which involves only three members and minimalist drums, bass, piano and every … Continue reading

Mini Mansions Cover Blondie….And Get Away With It

California psych-pop rockers Mini Mansions have been laying a bit low lately. This could be due to the fact that they are working on the follow-up to their 2010 self-titled debut and Mikey Shuman simultaneously working on the upcoming Queens of the Stone Age record, but the band is trying to prove that they are still … Continue reading

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