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Squarepusher Shares Video For “Dark Steering”

Squarepusher Shares Video For “Dark Steering”

April 12, 2012, By

  Most people forget their dreams upon waking, but not Squarepusher. Of course it’d be hard to forget your dreams when they’re littered …

Yukon Blonde, Library Voices @ Pianos

Yukon Blonde, Library Voices @ Pianos

April 12, 2012, By

Canadian based power-pop bands Pianos Tuesday night. “This song is about the impending end of our life. Fairy dust and all that shit,” explained Library …

Mastodon @ Roseland Ballroom: April 11, 2012

Mastodon @ Roseland Ballroom: April 11, 2012

April 12, 2012, By

If the chorus of piercing screams and sea of devil horns wasn’t enough to convince you, let me say it right now: New York …

Track Premiere: Creepoid Debuts Slowcore Gem “Golden String”

Track Premiere: Creepoid Debuts Slowcore Gem “Golden String”

April 12, 2012, By

Get creepy with a song from the group’s Record Store Day release.

CMJ New Music Report 1243

CMJ New Music Report 1243

April 12, 2012

THEESatisfaction Guaranteed

Sigur Rós To Tour North America

Sigur Rós To Tour North America

April 12, 2012, By

Sigur Rós is scheduled to tour North America for the first time in four years starting this July. The band will make stops in …

More Tour Dates For Tallest Man On Earth

More Tour Dates For Tallest Man On Earth

April 12, 2012, By

Last month we reported that Swedish folk darling the Tallest Man On Earth had announced a handful of tour dates to support his upcoming release, …

Alabama Shakes @ Bowery Ballroom: April 11, 2012

Alabama Shakes @ Bowery Ballroom: April 11, 2012

April 12, 2012, By

  After last night’s Alabama Shakes show at Bowery Ballroom, all I wanted to do (and what I did) was walk/skip to a …

Alex Winston – King Con

Alex Winston – King Con

April 12, 2012, By

Following Alex Winston’s 2010 emergence with her Knocks-produced, Stones-inspired Basement Covers EP, many a blogger latched onto the fact that the 24-year-old singer/songwriter possesses …

Baroness Tours In Support Of Upcoming Release

Baroness Tours In Support Of Upcoming Release

April 11, 2012, By

  Savannah-based metal band Baroness has announced that its upcoming third album, Yellow And Green, will be released on July 17 via Relapse. The album reunites …

Herzog On Cleveland, OH

Scene Report: Herzog On Cleveland, OH2

April 11, 2012

Why you should start your band in the Forest City

Rough Trade To Open New Store In Brooklyn

Rough Trade To Open New Store In Brooklyn

April 11, 2012, By

  It can be hard to find a music store that simply sells music. Despite the oft-remarked upon vinyl resurgance, it’s still a bleak …

Win Tickets: Grouper And Julianna Barwick At The Guggenheim

Win Tickets: Grouper And Julianna Barwick At The Guggenheim

April 11, 2012, By

Get into the rotunda.

Future Of The Left Interviews Future Of The Left

CMJ TV: Future Of The Left Interviews Future Of The Left

April 11, 2012, By

New album, Kid, Eh? out soon!

Dinosaur Feathers – Whistle Tips

Dinosaur Feathers – Whistle Tips1

April 11, 2012, By

We last heard from Dinosaur Feathers back in 2010. The band’s debut LP, Fantasy Memorial, was a good—but not great—piece of Brooklyn bubblegum, …

Lushlife Streams LP, Tours With Cities Aviv, Shabazz Palaces

Lushlife Streams LP, Tours With Cities Aviv, Shabazz Palaces

April 10, 2012, By

When we grabbed tea with Philly anthro-hip-hop-ologist Lushlife last month, he described his upcoming Plateau Vision LP as a work that would primarily appeal to “…