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Killer Mike Announces Tour

Killer Mike Announces Tour

April 30, 2012, By

Grammy Award-winning rapper Michael Render, aka Killer Mike, is set to release his new album, R.A.P. Music, May 15 via Williams Street. And in …

Cold Cave @ Guggenheim: April 27, 2012

Cold Cave @ Guggenheim: April 27, 2012

April 30, 2012, By

Music and visual-art often go hand in hand, and this year electronic music and New York museums have built a very close relationship. On Friday …

Cheap Time – Wallpaper Music

Cheap Time – Wallpaper Music

April 30, 2012, By

They members of Cheap Time may not look like those of the glitter punk and glam rock bands that they claim to be inspired by, …

Ty Segall Band Premieres New Single “Wave Goodbye”

Ty Segall Band Premieres New Single “Wave Goodbye”

April 27, 2012, By

Psych-garage phenom Ty Segall is set to release Slaughterhouse, his first release with his touring band, on June 26 on In The Red. We all know …

Photos: Hives @ Studio At Webster Hall: April 26, 2012

Photos: Hives @ Studio At Webster Hall: April 26, 20121

April 27, 2012

Can’t help but be crazy ’bout these sharp-dressed men

Blood Orange Releases New Video For “Champagne Coast”

Blood Orange Releases New Video For “Champagne Coast”

April 27, 2012, By

When producing Blood Orange’s video for “Champagne Coast,” director Haley Wollens decided to Photoshop seven dancing girls into seven different collaged rooms. According to …

Calumet Reel (Bloomington, IN)

Sonicbids Spotlight: Calumet Reel (Bloomington, IN)3

April 27, 2012, By

Heartland rock from a band of Hoosiers

Torche – Harmonicraft

Torche – Harmonicraft

April 27, 2012, By

The dudes in Orlando sludge-pop quartet Torche brand their music as “rips with a smile.” It’s a fitting description: This is a band that …

EP Premiere: Claude Violante Goes Solo

EP Premiere: Claude Violante Goes Solo

April 27, 2012, By

Soft synth gloom with the French electro-pop artist

Doldrums Announces New Tour Dates

Doldrums Announces New Tour Dates

April 26, 2012, By

Montreal-based electronic artist Doldrums is currently readying his debut LP. But in the meantime, he’s been playing shows with Bear In Heaven and Blouse …

Track Premiere: Mirror Talk’s “Like Magic”

Track Premiere: Mirror Talk’s “Like Magic”

April 26, 2012, By

Download some fist-pumping electro-pop from the band’s EP

“Put Your Hands Together” For New Simian Mobile Disco Video

“Put Your Hands Together” For New Simian Mobile Disco Video

April 26, 2012, By

U.K. electronic duo Simian Mobile Disco has just unveiled the video for “Put Your Hands Together” off of its upcoming album, Unpatterns, due out …

Magic Wands – Aloha Moon

Magic Wands – Aloha Moon

April 26, 2012, By

Magic Wands’ sound is best described as what the band likes to call “lovewave.” Their mix of new-wave, pop and shoegaze, along with their preference …

CMJ New Music Report 1245

CMJ New Music Report 1245

April 26, 2012

Maps And Atlases: ‘Beware’! Charts Ahead

Video Premiere: Letterist’s “100MPH”

Video Premiere: Letterist’s “100MPH”2

April 26, 2012, By

Brooklyn band embarks on a furry-friendly high-speed chase

Top 5 Tongue Twisters On Kool A.D.’s ’51′ Mixtape

Top 5 Tongue Twisters On Kool A.D.’s ’51′ Mixtape

April 25, 2012, By

Yesterday, Kool A.D. of Das Racist fame released a free mixtape titled 51. It’s a sprawling tape, championing backpack-style loop-digging as well as the …