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Pig Destroyer – Book Burner

Pig Destroyer – Book Burner

October 19, 2012, By

Over its 15-year career, Pig Destroyer has earned a reputation for playing loud, fast and dirty. The Virginia band specializes in grindcore, a deceptively intricate …

Hear Ye: Top 10 Friday

Hear Ye: Top 10 Friday

October 19, 2012

Ghostface Killah, Kimbra, Savages, Sinkane and more

CMJ 2012 Artist Q&A: Talk Normal

CMJ 2012 Artist Q&A: Talk Normal

October 19, 2012, By

Sarah Register on “musical magic,” improv comedy and the joy in ‘Sunshine’

Panel Beater: Friday Highlights

Panel Beater: Friday Highlights

October 19, 2012

Talks on social media, music industry gatekeepers, the world music boom and more

CMJ 2012 Panelist Q&A: Fiona Bloom

CMJ 2012 Panelist Q&A: Fiona Bloom

October 19, 2012, By

Grab tips from today’s panelist on PR, networking and building industry relationships

Team Clermont: Matthew E. White, Opossom @ Union Pool

Team Clermont: Matthew E. White, Opossom @ Union Pool1

October 18, 2012

Featuring Koko Beware and Grape Soda

Photos: Manimal Showcase: Chains Of Love @ Knitting Factory

Photos: Manimal Showcase: Chains Of Love @ Knitting Factory

October 18, 2012

A busy night at the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn saw seven bands appear on a showcase staged by Manimal Vinyl. Among the artists were the …

Photos: Frenchkiss: Bad Cop, Chains Of Love @ Pianos

Photos: Frenchkiss: Bad Cop, Chains Of Love @ Pianos

October 18, 2012

Bad Cop, Chains Of Love, Emma Louise, Sleepies and others joined Frenchkiss at the label’s Wednesday night showcase at Pianos. CMJ photographers Liam Philley, …

Photos: Jezabels, Yukon Blonde, Hey Rosetta! @ Webster Hall

Photos: Jezabels, Yukon Blonde, Hey Rosetta! @ Webster Hall

October 18, 2012

The Australian disco-pop group shimmers and shakes

Photos: Kitsune/The Agency Group: Citizens @ Highline

Photos: Kitsune/The Agency Group: Citizens @ Highline

October 18, 2012

Kitsune and the Agency Group teamed up for this four-band showcase at the Highline Ballroom featuring Citizens, Lescop, Housse De Racket and Tomorrow’s World (…

Photos: Windish: Hundred Waters, Strange Talk, Doldrums

Photos: Windish: Hundred Waters, Strange Talk, Doldrums

October 18, 2012

The Windish Agency held a showcase at Mercury Lounge last night that featured performances from Diana, High Highs, Duologue, Hundred Waters, Strange Talk and Doldrums. …

Photos: Glassnote: Robert DeLong, Daughter @ Slipper Room

Photos: Glassnote: Robert DeLong, Daughter @ Slipper Room

October 18, 2012

Glassnote may have the best-selling album in the country at present with Mumford And Sons’ Babel, but the label took the opportunity to showcase some …

Panel Report: Breaking Digital

Panel Report: Breaking Digital

October 18, 2012, By

Examining the intersection between technology and music

Hype Machine: JJAMZ, Virgins, Indians @ Brooklyn Bowl

Hype Machine: JJAMZ, Virgins, Indians @ Brooklyn Bowl

October 18, 2012

Hype Machine brought out JJAMZ, Indians, the Neighbourhood, the Virgins and Unknown Mortal Orchestra for its CMJ 2012 showcase at Brooklyn Bowl on Wednesday night. All …

Slimstyle Records Showcase: Local H @ CMJ Union – October 17

Slimstyle Records Showcase: Local H @ CMJ Union – October 17

October 18, 2012

Slimstyle Records brought a mixture of plaid and leather to CMJ Union last night, with sets from Detroit’s the Hounds Below and Illinois outfit …

Photos: Panache Showcase: Maria Minerva @ Public Assembly

Photos: Panache Showcase: Maria Minerva @ Public Assembly

October 18, 2012

The Panache showcase for CMJ Music Marathon took place last night at Public Assembly in Brooklyn. Maria Minerva, Forma and Von Haze were among the …