Matador Records has posted an mp3 with two songs from Times New Viking's upcoming Rip It Off, due out on the mega-indie in January. Click here to listen (or right-click to download).

In other TNV news, the lo-fi locals have booked a record release party at the Wexner Center Performance Space for January 25. Full lineup:

•Times New Viking •The Ponys (Chicago reverb garage; fellow Matador newbies) •Endless Boogie (funky psych from Brooklyn) •The Feelers (the best punk band in Columbus)

Should be increible.