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Céu On São Paulo, Brazil

Scene Report: Céu On São Paulo, Brazil2

April 4, 2012

Bands to watch in Brazil’s largest city

Wild Flag @ Webster Hall: April 1, 2012

Wild Flag @ Webster Hall: April 1, 2012

April 4, 2012, By

  To see Wild Flag is to see music in motion. I’m not just talking about Pete Townsend-style guitar sweeps and the hypnotized sway …

New Build (Members Of Hot Chip And LCD System)

CMJ TV: New Build (Members Of Hot Chip And LCD System)

April 4, 2012, By

While New Build is a fresh musical act on the scene, electro-indie music lovers may be familiar with the work of some of the members …

Mirel Wagner – Mirel Wagner

Mirel Wagner – Mirel Wagner

April 4, 2012, By

Mirel Wagner, in her self-titled debut album, takes a minimalist approach to her music to create consistently captivating, haunting tracks. Wagner does not need complicated …

Porcelain Raft Debuts Second Trippy Video

Porcelain Raft Debuts Second Trippy Video

April 3, 2012, By

Porcelain Raft‘s synth-symphonizing founder Mauro Remiddi has released his second self-directed video in support of Strange Weekend, and it’s no less dreamlike than …

Andrew W.K. @ Webster Hall: April 2, 2012

Andrew W.K. @ Webster Hall: April 2, 20121

April 3, 2012, By

The first time I saw Andrew W.K. was in the summer of 2002. I was about to start my first year of college, and as …

Bear In Heaven – I Love You, It’s Cool

Bear In Heaven – I Love You, It’s Cool

April 3, 2012, By

Just to give you an idea of the type of band Bear In Heaven is, its current tour involves a homemade light/effects machine, made …

Nicolas Jaar, Soul Clap @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg

Nicolas Jaar, Soul Clap @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg

April 3, 2012, By

  You have one guess—one guess—as to which artist Wolf And Lamb wrangled as its special surprise guest at the label’…

95bFM In Session: Popstrangers

95bFM In Session: Popstrangers2

April 3, 2012, By

Live from NZ in our new column, On Air

Future Islands Heads East

Future Islands Heads East

April 2, 2012, By

  Baltimore synthpop trio Future Islands will be playing tour dates along the East Coast and in Canada this spring. The tour is in support …

Santigold Announces North American Tour

Santigold Announces North American Tour

April 2, 2012, By

Santigold, whose sophomore album, Master Of My Make-Believe, will be out May 1 via Atlantic/Downtown, is heading out on tour. The tour focuses mainly on …

White Arrows Tours With Beat Connection, Releases Video

White Arrows Tours With Beat Connection, Releases Video

April 2, 2012, By

  LA psych-pop group White Arrows has announced a tour alongside fellow synth tinkerers Beat Connection. The tour will begin on the West Coast, before …

Dead Oceans Announces New A Place To Bury Strangers LP

Dead Oceans Announces New A Place To Bury Strangers LP

April 2, 2012, By

  The Brooklyn shoegazers of A Place To Bury Strangers are releasing a new LP called Worship. The album, coming out June 26 via Dead Oceans, …

Add Agency – “Emma Stone”

Add Agency – “Emma Stone”

April 2, 2012


"Emma Stone"

Dirty Projectors’ Sixth Album Coming This July

Dirty Projectors’ Sixth Album Coming This July

April 2, 2012, By

Brooklyn’s own Dirty Projectors will be releasing its sixth album, Swing Lo Magellan, July 10 via Domino.   The quintet, which at the moment consists …

Metronomy @ Irving Plaza: March 30, 2012

Metronomy @ Irving Plaza: March 30, 2012

April 2, 2012, By

It was a Friday night, very little English was spoken, and everybody danced. These are a few important preliminary facts about Metronomy‘s show at …