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Summer Camp – Always (Moshi Moshi)

Summer Camp – Always (Moshi Moshi)

July 5, 2012, By

British indie-pop duo Summer Camp has a reputation for being nostalgic. After basing their full length Welcome to Condale off of John Hughes films and ’80…

Stream Twin Shadow’s Introspective New Album ‘Confess’

Stream Twin Shadow’s Introspective New Album ‘Confess’

July 3, 2012, By

Twin Shadow, the stage name of ’80s New Wave-influenced aritst George Lewis Jr., will release his sophomore full-length album Confess July 10 on 4AD records. However, …

Listen: Woods Release Sun Soaked “Cali In A Cup”

Listen: Woods Release Sun Soaked “Cali In A Cup”

July 3, 2012, By

Brooklyn’s falsetto-folk kings, Woods, have released their first single from their upcoming album, Bend Beyond due out September 18 on Woodist. The track, “Cali in …

JEFF The Brotherhood Releases NSFW “Sixpack” Video

JEFF The Brotherhood Releases NSFW “Sixpack” Video

July 3, 2012, By

While JEFF The Brotherhood’s single “Sixpack” is mostly about boredom and drinking, there is never a dull moment in the fuzz-rock track’s new …

Q&A: Rubblebucket’s Alex Toth

Q&A: Rubblebucket’s Alex Toth

July 3, 2012, By

Bringing his “Love Tunnel” to your festival

Babies Announce New Album And Tour

Babies Announce New Album And Tour

July 3, 2012, By

What started as a fun side project between Woods bassist Kevin Morby and Cassie Ramone from the Vivian Girls has turned into a rocking relatively …

Foxes – Warrior (Neon Gold)

Foxes – Warrior (Neon Gold)

July 3, 2012, By

Indie-pop newcomer Louisa Rose Allen, aka Foxes, reveals her secret weapon on her first official EP, Warrior. With a voice that is sweet enough to …

Moonface With Siinai @ Bowery Ballroom: June 30, 2012

Moonface With Siinai @ Bowery Ballroom: June 30, 2012

July 2, 2012, By

Not many bands can take the stage after the Charriots Of Fire theme plays. It’s a tough song to follow with its slow build, …

Calder Quartet @ Blum And Poe: June 30, 2012

Calder Quartet @ Blum And Poe: June 30, 2012

July 2, 2012, By

When you hear the words “electronic music” what comes to mind? Aphex Twin? Daft Punk? Skrillex? Most likely not late 19th and early 20th century …

Matthew Dear Reveals “Her Fantasy” In New Video

Matthew Dear Reveals “Her Fantasy” In New Video

July 2, 2012, By

Halloween has come early in Matthew Dear’s new music video for “Her Fantasy,” the first single off his upcoming album Beams.   The video …

Songwriter Christopher Owens Says He’s Leaving Girls

Songwriter Christopher Owens Says He’s Leaving Girls1

July 2, 2012, By

Christopher Owens, frontman of San Francisco rock group Girls, has announced via Twitter that he is leaving the band. On his personal Twitter, Owens wrote: &…

Motion City Soundtrack @ Gramercy Theatre: June 29, 2012

Motion City Soundtrack @ Gramercy Theatre: June 29, 2012

July 2, 2012, By

I went into the Motion City Soundtrack show at the Gramercy Theatre expecting to relive a special part of my life. Having been a fan …

Spritualized Releases Biker Video For “Little Girl”

Spritualized Releases Biker Video For “Little Girl”

July 2, 2012, By

Spiritualized has released a music video for “Little Girl” a track off their latest record, Sweet Heart Sweet Light. The video tells the story of …

Q&A: Liars’ Angus Andrew

Q&A: Liars’ Angus Andrew

July 2, 2012, By

Pretty not-so-little Liars take ‘WIXIW’ on the road

Gold Motel – Gold Motel

Gold Motel – Gold Motel

July 2, 2012, By

If you were to take a typical California road trip and distill it into one album of music, this would be it. A road trip …

Japandroids, Cadence Weapon @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg

Japandroids, Cadence Weapon @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg

June 29, 2012, By

You may have noticed this article doesn’t have a live image with it. Generally, as a rule, our live reviews feature some sort of …