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Sigur Rós Leader to Release Debut Solo Album

When Jón “Jónsi” Thor Birgisson of Sigur Rós announces that the solo project he’s been working on “…just sort of exploded,” it’s hard not to sit up at full attention. But that’s just what happened during the recording sessions for Go…

8 Dec 2009 | More

A Place to Bury Strangers Grabs The Big Pink for Spring 2010 Tour

“New York’s loudest band” is set to hit the road with one of West London’s noisiest for one of the most appealing bills of Spring 2010, if a big, bad wall-of-sound is your bag. Kicking off their extensive North American trek on March 10th in San Francisco

8 Dec 2009 | 3 comments | More

Mumford & Sons Map North American Tour

British bluegrass-lovin dynamos Mumford & Sons have set a brief run of North American tour dates in support of the March 2nd release of their debut album, Sigh No More, on Glassnote Records.

8 Dec 2009 | 1 comment | More

‘BRMC: Live’ DVD Review

In April 2002 I journeyed from Tallahassee, Florida to see a Spiritualized concert in Atlanta. A little-known, but fast-rising group that had garnered quick comparisons to the Jesus and Mary Chain were opening. I left that night raving about Black Rebel Motorcycle Club versus J. Spaceman…

8 Dec 2009 | More