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Teresa’s Top 10s of 2010: Warpaint, Oh No Ono, Sherlock’s Daughter, The Joy Formidable

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As the year comes to a close, it’s time once again for the dreaded look-backs, but the one that I look forward to is the reflection on the year in music, and 2010 was an incredible year for it.

21 Dec 2010 | More

Blur to Begin Recording Possible New Album in January

According to their anonymous sources, NME reports that Blur will be regrouping in “the studio early next year.

20 Dec 2010 | More

Best Track Tonight: Wise Blood “Loud Mouth”

I’ve been playing this track by Christopher Laufman every third song this week.

18 Dec 2010 | More

Diamond Rings to Tour with Robyn

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It’s a match made in glam heaven. The dandyesque pop-prince Diamond Rings and his label, Secret City Records, have announced that he will tour the United States with pop queen Robyn this January and February.

17 Dec 2010 | More

Only Son Premieres New Video with ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Actress

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Last month we excitedly announced the return of Only Son – the nom de plume of former Moldy Peaches guitarist Jack Dishel, who is set to release his sophomore effort, Searchlight, on January 18th. Dishel premiered of Searchlight’s “It’s A Boy,” directed by Peter Sand, and co-starring Boardwalk Empire’s fetching Aleksa Palladino…

17 Dec 2010 | More

Bright Eyes Confirm North American Trek

The devoted fans and screaming girls can now rest easy — Conor Oberst has announced the full details of Bright Eyes’ forthcoming winter tour as a seven-piece, in support of the group’s seventh studio album, The People’s Key, due out on February 15, 2011 via Saddle Creek.

15 Dec 2010 | More

The Strokes Wax Nostalgic about Mixtapes with TDK

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Thanks to TDK and its Life on Record Chronicles series, the Strokes have been documented having a Rob Sheffield and Nick Hornby moment, waxing nostalgic on the art of the mixtape, guilty pleasures included.

13 Dec 2010 | More

JD Samson’s Band, MEN, to Tour This February and March

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MEN, the art/performance collective featuring Le Tigre’s JD Samson, will take on their tour of North American on Tuesday, February 1st in San Francisco in support of their infectious, post-gender debut, Talk About Body, being released the same day on IAMSOUND Records.

13 Dec 2010 | More

Parasite Diet: Now Hear This

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Parasite Diet are a power pop punk duo from the future, existing in a remote zone called Paducah, Kentucky when they aren’t hopping planets and decades, so it’s not certain where they came upon oldies like The Ramones, The Undertones or Devo…

13 Dec 2010 | 2 comments | More

Justyna Kelley Brings the Room Over the Moon this Month

It’s a cold, December night in L.A., but you wouldn’t know it inside Hotel Café, thanks in part to the sunny disposition of L.A. transplant and Nashville darling, Justyna Kelley.

12 Dec 2010 | More