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Norway’s Øya Festival 2010 Announces Lineup

Oslo, Norway’s Øya Festival 2010, considered “the greenest festival in Europe,” has announced its August 10 – 14th lineup, which will include such acts as M.I.A., Pavement, Iggy and the Stooges, The XX, LCD Soundsystem, Air, and more.

30 Apr 2010 | More

Kate Nash at Bowery Ballroom, 04.29.10

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Waving at the faithful with a crutch thanks to a bum ankle, Kate Nash took to her keyboard bench with a smile, a sip of Corona and her usual chirpy derring-do on Thursday night in Manhattan.

30 Apr 2010 | 1 comment | More

Events This Week: Fashion, Passion, Glam Tunes

For events this weekend we have a perfect blend of neon, glitz fashion and the CTRL key. Yes, CTRL+D, there will be dancing too.

30 Apr 2010 | More

Concrete Blonde to Take ‘Bloodletting’ Out for Another Spin

In celebration of its 20th anniversary, Concrete Blonde are set to hit the road in honor of their highly influential 1990 release, Bloodletting. A record that has long been a mainstay on must-hear alternative music lists, along with frontwoman Johnette Napolitano’s incredible pipes…

30 Apr 2010 | More

Feeling Gloomy Celebrates Morrissey Saturday Night at Fontana’s

What better reason to throw a Feeling Gloomy party in May than to dedicate it to the Godfather of gloom and doom, Steven Patrick Morrissey. In honor of his 51st birthday on May 22, the UK’s favorite club night dedicated to sad songs – now in NYC…

29 Apr 2010 | More

The Dead Weather to Perform and Stream ‘Sea of Cowards’ Starting April 30

The Dead Weather announced today that they will launch a “24-hour listening party” for their sophomore release, Sea of Cowards, beginning tomorrow, April 30, as of “10am PST/1pm EST from locations in both Nashville and Los Angeles and will feature surprise guest DJs.”

29 Apr 2010 | More

Annuals to Hit the Road with The Most Serene Republic in May

Annuals have teamed up with Canada’s The Most Serene Republic for a co-headlining tour beginning May 5 in Pontiac, MI, that will last through late June. What Laura Says has been tapped for the opener slot.

29 Apr 2010 | More

She & Him Confirm Summer Tour Dates

Sweet, summery folk-pop duo She & Him has just confirmed a string of dates beginning July 1 at Boston’s House of Blues in support of March’s well-received Volume 2.

29 Apr 2010 | More

Hole at Terminal 5, 04.27.10

Night one of Courtney Love’s tour of redemption at New York’s Terminal 5 was a study in stark contrasts. It was, after all, not terribly long ago that the titanically mercurial singer was living in supposed squalor in hip, boutique hotels in Manhattan, and palling around with music scenesters.

28 Apr 2010 | 7 comments | More

Kylie Minogue’s Aphrodite to Come Out on Astralwerks July 6th

She’s recently been seen donning goofy shoes to bowl alongside Williamsburgers. Kylie Minogue, our latest Brooklyn transplant, who’s also a certifiable pop goddess, has announced the release of her Aphrodite album, coming out July 6th on EMI’s Astralwerks Records.

28 Apr 2010 | More