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Gorillaz Confirm North American Tour Dates

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Gorillaz have just announced the full details of their upcoming “Escape To Plastic Beach” tour of North America, set to kick off October 3rd at Montreal’s Bell Centre.

27 Jul 2010 | 1 comment | More

Moog Festival 2010 to be Held in Asheville, NC with Massive Attack and Big Boi

Bob Moog started a revolution in 1964 upon introducing the first Moog synthesizer. MoogFest 2010, Oct. 29 – 31st, 2010, celebrates his innovation with the ultimate festival of electronic acts. Current synth pioneers such as Big Boi, Jonsi, and Caribou have just been announced as joining Massive Attack…

26 Jul 2010 | More

Frightened Rabbit Confirms Fall North American Dates

Epic Scottish septet Frightened Rabbit will kick off a fall North American tour on October 7th in support of March’s well-received The Winter Of Mixed Drinks. Montreal’s Plants and Animals have been tapped as support.

26 Jul 2010 | More

Matt Costa to Release ‘Mobile Chateau’ in September

Singer-songwriter Matt Costa will release his third studio effort, Mobile Chateau, on September 21st via Brushfire Records.

26 Jul 2010 | More

Fran Healy Announces Solo Album

Travis frontman Fran Healy is set to release his debut solo effort, Wreckorder, on October 5th via Ryko.

26 Jul 2010 | 1 comment | More

Tanya Horo at Arlene’s Grocery, 07.25.2010

It was quite a pleasure to catch Tanya Horo’s intimate solo performance at Arlene’s Grocery on Sunday evening. Perhaps better known as the lead singer of indie band Sherlock’s Daughter, the talented multi-instrumentalist has been working on a solo record…

26 Jul 2010 | More

Why Not a Music Video: Skream – Listenin’ To The Records On My Wall

25 Jul 2010 | More

The DeathSet Play Pool Party in Brooklyn This Sunday 07.25.2010 With Lightning Bolt

This new video from The Deathset is a remix of a song by Daedalus (the two acts are pretty far apart on the genre spectrum), Johnny Siera from the band summarizes it thus:

“We also did a remix for Daedelus last year and the good peeps at
Project Fathom did this dope animation video. Switched it up doing a
kind of punk remix of a dance track, why the eff not right?”

It’s worth to click through to read the rest of his letter. (Update the Jelly pool party moved to Brooklyn Bowl, will start at 5:30)

24 Jul 2010 | More

HEALTH and Midnight Juggernauts at Santos Party House, 07.22.2010

Intense is the most fitting description for HEALTH, the groovy electro-noise band from Los Angeles. The incredible aural assault started the moment they took to the stage Thursday night at Santos Party House, generating a hailstorm of guitars, synths and samples spiked with wicked effects and danceable beats.

24 Jul 2010 | More

The Antlers and Dinosaur Feathers at River Rocks, NYC, 7.22.10

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What breezy views we had over the Hudson River! How could you not want to spend a warm Thursday night on a charming wooden pier, surrounded by water? The incessant clouds hovering above made no impact on the weather, only adding to the nocturnal beauty of the New Jersey skyline.

23 Jul 2010 | More