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Micachu and the Shapes at Le Poisson Rouge, 3.30.10

It’s a cacophany that has to be experienced firsthand to best be enjoyed. You can’t argue with the sweet racket …Read the Rest

31 Mar 2010 | More

David Gray and Ray LaMontagne Announce Joint Tour

Soulful and sensitive singer-songwriters David Gray and Ray LaMontagne have just confirmed the dates of their co-headlining summer trek of the U.S. beginning in Columbia, MD on August 15, with additional shows to be announced soon.

31 Mar 2010 | 3 comments | More

Goldfrapp Dives in Head First with Added Tour Dates

The duo of Alison Goldfrapp and Will Gregory, known as the once-inimitable, (now, oft-imitated), Goldfrapp, will be taking their latest …Read the Rest

31 Mar 2010 | More

Lineup Announced for Raleigh’s Hopscotch Festival

The Independent Weekly has just confirmed the first Hopscotch Festival, set to take place in downtown Raleigh, NC, from September 9-11. Broken Social Scene, Panda Bear and Public Enemy are set to headline the fest that is boasting 120 bands across 10 venues.

31 Mar 2010 | 1 comment | More

Broken Bells Plot First Tour

Broken Bells, the grand meeting of the minds of Danger Mouse and James Mercer of the Shins, has announced its first ever headlining trek of North America set to kick off on May 18 in San Diego. The Morning Benders will be along as the opener.

31 Mar 2010 | More

You Say Party! We Say Die! at Pianos, 03.29.10

An undeniable party vibe hovered over a nearly sold-out show at Pianos on a very rainy Monday night for You Say Party! We Say Die! This was the band’s second New York show on this tour, their first U.S. visit in four years, and it was obvious that…

31 Mar 2010 | 2 comments | More

LCD Soundsystem Titles New Album, Reveals Cover

LCD Soundsystem has finally bestowed a title upon and revealed cover artwork for its eagerly anticipated May 18 release – This is Happening.

30 Mar 2010 | More

The Dead Weather Reveal ‘Sea of Cowards’ Cover

The Dead Weather have just unveiled the cover artwork for their upcoming sophomore release, Sea of Cowards, out May 11th via Third Man/Warner Bros.

30 Mar 2010 | More

The Libertines to Reunite for UK Festivals

The Libertines have told NME.com that they will reunite to play the Reading And Leeds Festivals in the UK this summer. Original members Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, Gary Powell and John Hassall will be the second from the top billing at the festival, which takes place from August 27th through 29th. This is their first full show together since they parted ways in 2004.

30 Mar 2010 | More

Seasick Steve’s ‘Man From Another Time’ Out Tomorrow

No doubt the lines on American bluesman Seasick Steve’s face tell his story – from teenage runaway, to busking at 16, to seeing the world one step at a time, to the Pacific Northwest where he would…

29 Mar 2010 | More