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Death Grips – The Money Store

Death Grips – The Money Store

April 25, 2012, By

Hardcore hip-hop used to be kind of scary, but now the “toughest” guys of the lot just seem like bloated parade-float parodies. Death Grips is …

YACHT Covers Brigitte Fontaine, Announces Tour Dates

YACHT Covers Brigitte Fontaine, Announces Tour Dates

April 25, 2012, By

Dance-rock duo YACHT has just announced a headlining tour of Europe and the US. To promote the tour dates, the band released a new song …

New Tour Dates For The Hives

New Tour Dates For The Hives

April 25, 2012, By

  The suit-wearing Swedes of the Hives are back in action this June with a new album, Lex Hives, due out June 5 on their own …

Q&A: Cadence Weapon

Q&A: Cadence Weapon

April 24, 2012, By

Rollie Pemberton finds hope and poetry in Dirt City

Win Tickets To Shlohmo, RL Grime And LOL Boys Next Week

Win Tickets To Shlohmo, RL Grime And LOL Boys Next Week

April 24, 2012, By

Win one of two free pairs of tickets for the Studio at Webster Hall show

Passion Pit Set To Release New Album In July

Passion Pit Set To Release New Album In July

April 24, 2012, By

  Passion Pit has announced details for a follow-up to 2009′s Manners. The new album, titled Gossamer, will be released on July 24 via Columbia.   …

Traversing Animal Collective’s ‘Temporal Gyrus’ Site

Traversing Animal Collective’s ‘Temporal Gyrus’ Site

April 24, 2012, By

Two years ago, Animal Collective and longtime visual collaborator Danny Perez took over the Guggenheim Museum in New York City for a psychedelic multimedia happening …

Ty Segall And White Fence – Hair

Ty Segall And White Fence – Hair

April 24, 2012, By

If your speakers aren’t peaking when you listen to “Scissor People,” the penultimate track on Ty Segall and White Fence‘s Hair, you’re …

Sonny And The Sunsets Signs To Polyvinyl

Sonny And The Sunsets Signs To Polyvinyl

April 24, 2012, By

  After releasing its last album on Fat Possum, San Francisco’s Sonny And The Sunsets has moved over to Polyvinyl for its upcoming release, …

Hear “Every Single Night” Off Fiona Apple’s New Album

Hear “Every Single Night” Off Fiona Apple’s New Album

April 23, 2012, By

Its been seven years since Fiona Apple last released an album, but her upcoming fourth LP, The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of …

Laurel Halo, Ital, Sepalcure, 2562 @ Unsound Festival

Laurel Halo, Ital, Sepalcure, 2562 @ Unsound Festival

April 23, 2012, By

You know how Taylor Swift might play Joni Mitchell in some upcoming film? (Before you throw a fit, remember that worse things could happen.) Those …

Artists Remember Levon Helm

Artists Remember Levon Helm

April 23, 2012, By

  Artists have been paying tribute to drummer Levon Helm, both in words and songs, since his passing last Thursday after a long battle with …

Chilly Gonzales @ The Bell House: April 20, 2012

Chilly Gonzales @ The Bell House: April 20, 2012

April 23, 2012, By

Self-described piano supervillain Chilly Gonzales has a long resume. Known for vanquishing Andrew W.K. in an epic piano battle, helping fellow Canadian chanteuse Leslie …

Liars Releases New Video For “No.1 Against The Rush”

Liars Releases New Video For “No.1 Against The Rush”

April 23, 2012, By

Liars just released a video for the first single off of the band’s upcoming June 5 release, WIXIW (pronounced “wish you”). The single, titled “No. 1 …

Q&A: Tennis’s Alaina Moore

Q&A: Tennis’s Alaina Moore

April 23, 2012, By

Don’t call her cute, even if her tattoos are

Lambchop @ The Bell House: April 20, 2012

Lambchop @ The Bell House: April 20, 2012

April 23, 2012, By

“I’m really happy as shit right now,” said podunk poet Kurt Wagner at Brooklyn’s Bell House on Friday night. Sitting with his guitar …