Stream Mac DeMarco’s rare ‘Old Dog demos’

Mac DeMarco has released Old Dog Demos, now available on streaming sites.

The collection of demo recordings are taken from his most recent studio album This Old Dog. Originally, the demos were to be a vinyl-only release. The early section of the release features tracks that made the cut for This Old Dog. The second half, however, is made up of songs that DeMarco decided against adding to the album, they include the likes of ‘Frog Hollow’, “Jimsy’, ‘Master Yupa’ and a few more.

The move comes after DeMarco announced the bold decision to walk away from his major label in order to release music through his own company.

Have a listen here:

This is not the first time DeMarco fans have been treated to a string of demo releases. Earlier this summer DeMarco released ‘2 Demos’ and ‘Salad Days Demos’ which were repressed to vinyl in order to celebrate Captured Tracks’ 10 anniversary.

Originally released in 2014, 2 Demos and Salad Days Demos are full of “demos and sketches,” offering “a rare insight into Mac’s world and process.” Each collection features several previously unreleased instrumentals, including 2’s ‘My Kind of Woman’ and Salad Days’ ‘Pepperoni Playboy’.

[MORE] – Ranking: Mac DeMarco’s best 17 songs

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Maybe you've heard it's our 10th anniversary this year… To celebrate, we are repressing select titles from our catalog in limited edition runs. This Friday, snag the 2011 debut LP by @bbblouse – which has been out of print for a hot minute – on coke bottle clear vinyl with a new risograph insert! Limited to 500 Copies. Grip: •••• // May 25 // Blouse’s S/T in an Edition of 500 // June 29 // Craft Spells’ Idle Labor in an Edition of 500 // July 27 // Wild Nothing's Gemini in an edition of 500 + Bona Dish’s Zaragoza Tapes in an edition of 500 // August 24 // Mac DeMarco's 2 Demos in an Edition of 5000 + Mac DeMarco’s Salad Days Demos in an Edition of 5000 // September 28 // Saada Bonaire’s S/T in an edition of 1000 + Mystery Release // October 26 // Vol. 1 & Vol. 2 Label Samplers, in an edition of 2000 + Mystery Release #CT10

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