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CMJ 2012 Hosting Artist Line-Up Announcement Party

CMJ 2012 Hosting Artist Line-Up Announcement Party1

August 15, 2012

Tanlines and Sinkane to headline

Dignan Porch – Nothing Bad Will Ever Happen

Dignan Porch – Nothing Bad Will Ever Happen

August 15, 2012, By

Dignan Porch expands to five and releases an album of fuzzed-out and scuffed-up 1990s-inspired rock songs.

Photos: Grimes, DIIV, Wild Nothing @ Hudson River Park

Photos: Grimes, DIIV, Wild Nothing @ Hudson River Park

August 10, 2012

The final free RiverRocks show of the summer took place last night at Manhattan’s Hudson River Park. DIIV started the night, playing songs from …

Titus Andronicus Announces New Album

Titus Andronicus Announces New Album

August 10, 2012, By

This Wednesday, a post appeared on Titus Andronicus‘s Tumblr that read, “WATCH THIS SPACE. All will be revealed, and soon.” And delivering on that …

Watch: WHY?’s “Sod In The Seed” Video

Watch: WHY?’s “Sod In The Seed” Video

August 10, 2012, By

  You know how, after a substantial helping of liquid courage, you think you should hit the dance floor and show off your sick moves …

CMJ TV: Delicate Cheese With Delicate Steve

CMJ TV: CMJ TV: Delicate Cheese With Delicate Steve

August 10, 2012, By

A push-button song search and lunch with Steve Marion

Lorelei – Enterprising Sidewalks

Lorelei – Enterprising Sidewalks

August 10, 2012, By

With a smack of distorted guitar noise here and a slap of echo-heavy vocals there, Lorelei makes a successful post-rock comeback with its new album, …

Maps And Atlases Announce Fall Tour, Cover Contest

Maps And Atlases Announce Fall Tour, Cover Contest

August 9, 2012, By

  In support of their recent sophomore album, Beware And Be Grateful, math-poppers Maps And Atlases will be continuing their U.S. tour into late …

Willis Earl Beal To Release Animated Film, Tour In The Fall

Willis Earl Beal To Release Animated Film, Tour In The Fall

August 9, 2012, By

Chicago anti-folk eccentric Willis Earl Beal just doesn’t stop creating. His debut collection, Acousmatic Sorcery, was released back in March, and the bluesy singer-songwriter …

Q&A: Mala

Q&A: Mala

August 9, 2012, By

The dubstep legend takes a field trip to Cuba with Gilles Peterson

CMJ Charts August 7, 2012: Dead Can Dance

CMJ Charts August 7, 2012: Dead Can Dance

August 9, 2012

The Resurrection Of Dead Can Dance

Niki And The Dove – Instinct

Niki And The Dove – Instinct

August 9, 2012, By

It took more than two years for Swedish pop group Niki And The Dove to make their debut album. As a result of quick popularity, …

Photos: M83 @ Central Park SummerStage: August 8, 2012

Photos: M83 @ Central Park SummerStage: August 8, 2012

August 9, 2012

It’s coming up on a year since M83, aka Anthony Gonzalez, released his epic, dream-inspired double album, Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming, and people …

Beck To Release Album As Sheet Music

Beck To Release Album As Sheet Music

August 9, 2012, By

  Beck is putting out a new album this December…as sheet music. His upcoming project, Beck Hansen’s Song Reader, is an album of 20 …

Hear Matthew Dear’s “Earthforms”

Hear Matthew Dear’s “Earthforms”

August 8, 2012, By

Matthew Dear has released “Earthforms,” the newest single off of his upcoming record Beams, which hits shelves on August 28 via Ghostly. This is the second …

Complainer On Silesia, Poland

Scene Report: Complainer On Silesia, Poland

August 8, 2012

Festivals, electronic artists and even a little masculine striptease