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Nicole Simone

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Singer Nicole Simone, twenty-something, noirish provocateur, has always felt like an old soul. Though she doesn’t live far from the glitzy Hollywood Hills, she admits she’s always felt more connected to the music and films of years past. “I have always loved the haunting quality of Chopin’s compositions and the soul in singers like Billy Holiday.”

29 Jun 2010 | More

Delphic – ‘Acolyte’

It’s been a while since I’ve written about dance rock and how revolutionary it can be when done right. It seems like just yesterday we were being wowed by Franz Ferdinand and the oodles of bands that washed ashore with their tide.

29 Jun 2010 | More

The Depreciation Guild at Mercury Lounge, 06.27.10

Mercury Lounge was the place, and a mellow set of dream-pop/shoegaze tunes from the Depreciation Guild the perfect finish to the weekend. The Brooklyn-based band played to a relaxed audience on Sunday, marking the final night of a brief tour…

29 Jun 2010 | More

Interpol Reveals Album Art and Tracklisting for New Album

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If you’re one of the many who have been haunting Interpol’s official website as of late, then the album cover for September 7th’s Interpol (Matador) will no doubt look familiar to you. It is indeed a freeze frame of the band’s new-fangled aesthetics being smashed to pieces.

29 Jun 2010 | More