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Adam Green – Cartoon and Complaint, Interview with the Artist, 06.28.12

28 Jun 2012 | More

A Place to Bury Stranger Announces Tour Dates with The Joy Formidable

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A Place To Bury Strangers have announced their upcoming US tour with The Joy Formidable, kicking off on the West Coast in March. The tour will follow the Dead Oceans label release of APTBS’s Onwards To The Wall 5-song EP, out February 7th.

10 Jan 2012 | More

Anika Live at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC, 9.28.11

Anika appeared before her rapt audience, bathed in lights that seemed a touch too bright for the no wave chill she conjured along with her band, (which feature the rhythm section of BEAK>, and an added guitarist and keyboardist).

29 Sep 2011 | More

Iceage Release Latest Video

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The snarling, young Danish punks Iceage have just finished their rollicking five-week tour of North America, selling out rooms and wreaking havoc from coast to coast.

30 Aug 2011 | More

Berlin’s o F F to Play Drop Dead Festival Showcase This September

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Maybe it was yesterday afternoon’s shocking baby quake, but we’re feeling a bit introspective for a Wednesday morning. We’d like to introduce Berlin’s moody o F F, who refer to themselves, aptly, as a “disenchanted fairytale”…

24 Aug 2011 | 2 comments | More

Sigur Rós to Release ‘Inni’ Live Album This November on XL

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Sigur Rós will release Inni, being called “the definitive Sigur Rós live experience” on XL Recordings this November.

17 Aug 2011 | More

Dom – ‘Family of Love’ EP

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“I smell youth culture,” exclaimed a twenty-something friend, surprised at herself for enjoying last Sunday’s mosh-em-up Death Set show at Jelly NYC’s Rock Yard so much. The same can be said for this EP, though it slides in with a louche kind of bratty playfulness rather than any aggro skater nose-thumbing.

9 Aug 2011 | More

Alex Winston to Release ‘Velvet Elvis’ EP on September 13

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Dive in, chill out. Provocative singer Alex Winston will release her next album in January 2012, yet the title track will be released much sooner, on her 3-track Velvet Elvis EP, due September 13 via Island Records UK.

21 Jul 2011 | More

Tom Vek’s Latest Video for “Aroused” Pokes Fun at Fashionable Drags

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Smoking’s bad, Tom Vek’s good. For those of you who managed to catch Vek last week in NYC, here’s a bit more of his sly, deadpan goodness in black and white. The latest video for the track “Aroused” is out now…

19 Jul 2011 | More

Miri – ‘Okkar’

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Miri is a captivating, mainly instrumental quartet from Iceland that explores terrains of both the experimentally bombastic and meandering melancholic…

13 Jul 2011 | More