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Liars Set Winter US Trek

From Williamsburg to Berlin and back again. Liars, our favorite trio of avant-garde rockers, fronted by the wildly tall and …Read the Rest

14 Dec 2007 | More

Saint Bernadette Announces Side Project and Companion EP

Saint Bernadette has all kinds of mojo workin’. I’m talking the “oops upside ya head” variety. Their fantastic debut album, …Read the Rest

13 Dec 2007 | More

Kooks to Show Us Their ‘Konk’ in April

We last saw them play an intimate set at Williamburg’s cozy Soundfix and their charisma was almost too big and …Read the Rest

12 Dec 2007 | More

Basia Bulat’s Debut Out February 5 on Rough Trade

Win Butler loves her, and so by extension, this honey-voiced “folk siren” who, according to her MySpace page might be …Read the Rest

11 Dec 2007 | More

Die! Die! Die! Announce Sophomore Album

We have praised this trio’s “willful dissonance” and compared them to “mid career Sonic Youth and the noisy vigor of …Read the Rest

11 Dec 2007 | More

Foo Fighters Extend Winter Tour

On the heels of their Grammy nomination announcement bonanza (five!), and the continued success of the first single off of …Read the Rest

11 Dec 2007 | More

Albert Hammond Jr. Checks In from the Studio

Tonight the most snazzy and visible member of the Strokes, Albert Hammond Jr., checked in on MySpace about the progress of his second …Read the Rest

10 Dec 2007 | More

A Mess of White Stripes News – ‘Conquest,’ The Future, and Another Nomination

Save for some Grammy nods and the recently-released and fully awesome new video for “Conquest,” it’s been quiet in the …Read the Rest

10 Dec 2007 | More

Carbon/Silicon Highline Ballroom, NYC, 12.5.07: Sentimentalist Magazine Live Review

It came as no surprise that Carbon/Silicon’s songs were a bit more raw and sloppy when performed live, but I …Read the Rest

10 Dec 2007 | 1 comment | More

KristeenYoung, Music Hall of Williamsburg, Bklyn, 12.4.07: Sentimentalist Magazine Live Review

Presence: it’s what turns ordinary artists into rock stars. A part possessed, part possessing poise that emanates from a person …Read the Rest

9 Dec 2007 | More