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We Are Scientists and Rewards at Bowery Ballroom, 07.14.10

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Wednesday night was filled with snappy beats and clever humor as New York’s own We Are Scientists returned to the city for a sold-out gig at Bowery Ballroom. This was the band’s first show on home turf in a while…

16 Jul 2010 | 2 comments | More

We Are Scientists: Arbitrary Rules, Cobras and Comic Relief

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We Are Scientists have an unlimited capacity for clever wackiness. The artwork for the new album, Barbara, contains a rather comical self-help booklet entitled Rules of Romance, including chapters with titles like “How to Dress When You’re Looking to Get Undressed.”

15 Jun 2010 | 2 comments | More

We Are Scientists Confirm U.S. Tour for July

New York’s favorite brainy jokesters We Are Scientists have just confirmed a slew of U.S. tour dates for July in support of the release of Barbara on June 15th (Masterswan/Megaforce via RED).

7 Jun 2010 | More

We Are Scientists Are Back with Barbara, out June 15th

NYC’s We Are Scientists vow that “Rules Don’t Stop” (it’s their latest single) and upcoming fourth album, Barbara, to be released on June 15th, 2010. Founding members Keith Murray and Chris Cain have joined forces with drummer Andy Burrows (ex-Razorlight), who plays on the album as well as some of their live shows.

21 Apr 2010 | More

We Are Scientists: Powerful, Non-Vacuous, Brain Thrust Masters of Rock

Brooklyn’s We Are Scientists are getting lots of love in the UK. The boys are currently touring across the pond in support of their latest album, Brain Thrust Mastery, (which debuted at #11 in the UK album charts), spreading their witty WAS wackiness wherever they stop. I switched time zones and chatted to singer/guitarist Keith Murray while he was awaiting sound check in Sheffield, England.

24 Apr 2008 | 2 comments | More

Mystery Jets, Music Hall of Williamsburg, NY 9.22.07: Sentimentalist Magazine Review

Mystery Jets took the high stage to loud chants of “Zootime!” armed with their set lists scrawled on towels (quite …Read the Rest

26 Sep 2007 | 1 comment | More