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Laura Marling Confirms April Release of Sophomore Album

Hotly tipped UK singer-songwriter Laura Marling has just confirmed details of her second album, I Speak Because I Can, due April 8 via Astralwerks.

20 Jan 2010 | 1 comment | More

Jay-Z, Muse and Gorillaz to Headline Coachella

Muse, Gorillaz and All Points West hero Jay-Z have been confirmed to headline the 2010 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, set to take place April 16-18 at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA, where the can’t-miss festival debuted in 1999.

19 Jan 2010 | More

Iggy Pop Joins Tibet House Benefit Roster

Iggy Pop has joined the already packed and rather extraordinary roster at the 20th annual Tibet House US benefit concert taking place at New York’s famed Carnegie Hall on February 26. The irrepressible punk icon shares the bill with previously announced performers presented by artistic director Philip Glass…

19 Jan 2010 | More

Archie Bronson Outfit Returns in March with ‘Coconut’

They got our attention a few years ago with swagger, a little derdang derdang and some cherry lips, but it’s been quite a good minute since we’ve heard from Archie Bronson Outfit. On March 23rd the London three-piece will return with a new album, Coconut, produced by DFA’s Tim Goldsworthy.

19 Jan 2010 | More

Brendan Benson Heading to Sundance, Confirms Brief February Trek

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Brendan Benson has just confirmed two appearances at the Sundance Film Festival, and brief run of US tour dates beginning February 15th in Seattle, WA in support of his well-received fourth album, My Old, Familiar Friend.

19 Jan 2010 | More

MGMT Confirmed to Co-Headline The Bamboozle in May

Breaking news on the music festival front: MGMT has just been confirmed to co-headine the annual Bamboozle fest at the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, NJ from May 1-2, 2010.

19 Jan 2010 | More

Adam Green at The Fillmore, NYC, 1.16.10

“I’m a very good dancer… I took ballroom dancing lessons as a kid.  I was a romantic little kid.  I …Read the Rest

17 Jan 2010 | More

The Hot Rats at Music Hall of Williamsburg, 1.13.10

The Hot Rats, (name borrowed from Frank Zappa’s album of the same name), strutted into Brooklyn on a Tuesday night, …Read the Rest

14 Jan 2010 | More

Melissa Auf der Maur Confirms Solo Album Details, Debuts Short Film

Melissa Auf der Maur has announced additional details about her forthcoming second solo record, Out of Our Minds. Boasting multiple in-demand producers at its helm such as Alan Moulder, Chris Goss and Mike Frazer, the 12-song effort will release on March 23rd 2010.

13 Jan 2010 | More

Spoon Confirms Spring North American Tour

Spoon is set to kick off a lengthy North American tour in support of their upcoming seventh studio record, Transference, on March 17 as part of South by Southwest in Austin, TX.

12 Jan 2010 | 1 comment | More