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Events This Week: Style-Off and All the Other Festivals

On top of the Pop Fest this weekend also brings the Ear and Eye festival, a brand new fashion party called Style Off and a few experimental jive film events.

19 May 2010 | More

Members of Oh No Ono Launch New Indie Label Tambourhinoceros

The newest indie label on the scene has a moniker that conjures up wicked mental images of happy tambourine playing rhinoceroses. Founded by Kristoffer Rom and Aske Zidore of Danish indie popsters Oh No Ono, Copenhagen-based Tambourhinoceros has three releases to date, with a few more on deck for the summer.

19 May 2010 | More

NYC POPFEST 2010 Starts Tomorrow

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Bringing the jubbly bubbly world of indie music to the forefront on an annual basis, the annual NYC POPFEST has shed light on notable names like The Drums, The Pains of Being Pure At Heart, as well as international tastemakers The Radio Dept. and The Orchids.

19 May 2010 | More

Foo Fighters’ Chris Shiflett to Release Debut Album with The Dead Peasants

Foo Fighters lead guitarist and Jackson United frontman Chris Shiflett is set to release his debut effort with The Dead Peasants on July 13th via Le Coq Napoleon/RCA.

19 May 2010 | More

Tokyo Police Club Announce ‘Champ Champ’ Contest, Headlining Dates

Newmarket, Ontario’s ever-rowdy Tokyo Police Club have given their fans a challenge this week… to challenge them. Adding to the excitement around their upcoming June 8th release, Champ, TPC have issued the following missive to their fans: “Challenge us to something. Anything. Ping pong. Baking. Mario. Nerf guns…

19 May 2010 | More

BRAHMS at Pianos, 05.18.10

The first night of BRAHMS’ Pianos residency was a resounding success, with a spectacular performance by the New York-based electro-pop trio and the at-capacity crowd loving every minute of it.

19 May 2010 | 1 comment | More