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ArpLine at Pianos, 05.15.10

Though they seemed a little nervous in the beginning, ArpLine quickly settled into the spotlight and captivated the audience with a brief but impressive eight-song set of quirky tunes at Pianos on Saturday night.

17 May 2010 | 1 comment | More

Sleigh Bells – ‘Treats’

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The hype around the Sleigh Bells album Treats has been breathless and immediate. So breathless in fact that tickets to see the Brooklyn-by-way-of-Florida duo at the out-of-the-way Brooklyn watering hole Coco66 were sold out. Now, upon first listen to the album (co-released by M.I.A.’s new N.E.E.T. Recordings imprint), and resulting Twitter mayhem after its NPR streaming debut, all the hype is beginning to make sense.

17 May 2010 | 11 comments | More

Keane – ‘Night Train’

There is no question that Keane’s status has been cemented with their past three chart-topping releases, but Night Train reflects the U.K. trio in a different light, breaking the Top 40 boundaries the boys are known for catering to. While still melodic and pop friendly in all aspects…

17 May 2010 | More