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Lady Sov Releases “Dancing” Track, New Album Slated for April 2009

British hip-hop sprite Lady Sovereign is back with a new single, “I Got You Dancing,” and just this week announced that her new record, Jigsaw, will drop on April 7, 2009 on her own Midget Records via EMI.

13 Dec 2008 | 1 comment | More

Kylie’s “Boombox” Out January 27

Australian pop enchantress Kylie Minogue is set to cause another commotion on the dancefloor with Boombox: The Remix Album 2000-2008 due January 27 via Astralwerks.

13 Dec 2008 | More

Salt and Samovar, The Studio at Webster Hall, NYC, 12.05.08

It wasn’t quite a hootenanny, but Brooklyn’s Salt & Samovar got The Studio audience shimmying and shaking with an ecstatic …Read the Rest

9 Dec 2008 | 1 comment | More

Impressive Indie Roster for Keep A Breast Foundation Benefit CD

On December 8, Planting Seeds Records will release a compilation CD benefiting the Keep a Breast Foundation. With an impressive group of artists such as International Jetsetters (including members of the Jesus and Mary Chain and Ride), The Ocean Blue, The Tamborines, Linda Draper, Nic Dalton (of the Lemonheads) and The Primary 5 (members of Teenage Fanclub), Blue Skies Daisy Days…

3 Dec 2008 | More

Snow Patrol at Bowery Ballroom, NYC, December 1, 2008

As I watched Snow Patrol’s remarkable return to New York City on Monday night at Bowery Ballroom, it briefly occurred to me to consider penning a searing indictment on Chris Martin circa Viva La Vida, just to draw a stark comparison to Gary Lightbody – a lanky, humble, crackerjack jokester, who just so happens to front a top-tier rock band…

3 Dec 2008 | 3 comments | More

These Are Powers Say “All Aboard Future” This February with New Release

I’m not the only one I know who used to be an anarchist peace punk as a teenager. Perhaps that …Read the Rest

1 Dec 2008 | More