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Paul Oakenfold Collaborates with Madonna on Her New Album and Releases “Perfecto Vegas”

Infamous producer and DJ Paul Oakenfold, who’s not only remixed artists from Radiohead to Justin Timberlake and The Rolling Stones, …Read the Rest

26 Jun 2009 | More

Snow Patrol Plots Fall North American Tour

It’s been awhile since we’ve heard from Gary Lightbody and the boys from Snow Patrol. Sure, they’ve been busy opening …Read the Rest

24 Jun 2009 | More

Alberta Cross to Release Debut Album in September

Brooklyn’s (by way of London) Alberta Cross, vets of the summer festival circuit and long mooted to be one of the next big things, will finally release its full-length debut album, Broken Side of Time, via ATO Records on September 22nd.

24 Jun 2009 | More

Islands to Release Some “Vapours” in September

Montreal’s ecclectic Islands, brainchild of Nick Diamonds, will return on September 22nd with its third record, Vapours, on Anti-.

24 Jun 2009 | More

Brendan Benson Confirms Fourth Solo Record

Brendan Benson already had three critically acclaimed albums under his belt long before he became a broken boy soldier with fellow Raconteur Jack White. But just as White is busy with a little band called The Dead Weather at the moment, so too is Benson…

18 Jun 2009 | More

Katzenjammer at Mercury Lounge, NYC, 6.16.09

Call them what you will: vaudevillian charmers, musical circus cabaret, torch singing, gypsy folk, punk pop, Balkan/Norwegian, but when Katzenjammer …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | 1 comment | More

Placebo on the Gentleman’s Art of Never Dropping Your Guard

Chalk it up to lucky number thirteen, in terms of years and longevity, that is.  Placebo has gone well past …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | More

Siren Music Festival Announces Additions to Lineup

Additional performers have just been announced for the 9th annual Village Voice Siren Music Festival taking place on Saturday, July 18 at Coney Island. New artists to the bill include A Place to Bury Strangers, Thee Oh Sees, Tiny Masters of Today, Justine D, and the DeadHeat DJs.

17 Jun 2009 | More

Placebo’s “Battle” Takes on the Charts; Fall Tour Plans

Placebo’s latest effort, Battle For the Sun, took the worldwide charts by storm last week, placing #51 on Billboard’s Top 200 (their highest debut in the U.S.), #8 on the Top Independent Albums Chart, notching Top 10 bows…

17 Jun 2009 | 1 comment | More

Nouvelle Vague at The Fillmore at Irving Plaza, NYC, 6.17.09

One wouldn’t think that a band who politely merci beaucoup their way through a set could ignite a crowd fight …Read the Rest

17 Jun 2009 | More