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New Track From Chomp

New Track From Chomp

August 23, 2012, By

  Chomp, the new project of Cloud Nothings and Total Babes guitarist Joe Boyer, Jayson Gerycz (Cloud Nothings) and Chris Brown (Total Babes), has released …

Teenage Bottlerocket @ Santos Party House: August 22, 2012

Teenage Bottlerocket @ Santos Party House: August 22, 2012

August 23, 2012, By

How hard is it to pogo with a beer in your hand?

Shonen Knife On Osaka, Japan

Scene Report: Shonen Knife On Osaka, Japan

August 23, 2012

How to steer clear of J-Pop and its lyrics of love

Drums, Chairlift @ Brooklyn Bowl: August 22, 2012

Drums, Chairlift @ Brooklyn Bowl: August 22, 2012

August 23, 2012, By

Free music. Free soda. And now our free review…

Passion Pit At No. 1: CMJ Charts For August 23, 2012

Passion Pit At No. 1: CMJ Charts For August 23, 2012

August 23, 2012

Passion Pit Spins A Web At Radio

Yeasayer – Fragrant World

Yeasayer – Fragrant World

August 23, 2012, By

Two years ago, the experimental Brooklyn group Yeasayer made a ruckus with its bright and infectious blend of urban synth-pop on sophomore release Odd Blood. …

Watch: Killer Mike’s “Untitled” Video

Watch: Killer Mike’s “Untitled” Video

August 22, 2012, By

A royal clip feat. Scar and ‘R.A.P.’ producer El-P.

5 Lessons From The Very Grimes Video For Grimes’s “Genesis”

5 Lessons From The Very Grimes Video For Grimes’s “Genesis”1

August 22, 2012, By

Has Claire Boucher out-Grimesed herself?

Track Premiere: Abandoned Pools’ “Behemoth”

Track Premiere: Abandoned Pools’ “Behemoth”2

August 22, 2012, By

A song for L.A.’s truck-driving men

Matthew E. White – Big Inner

Matthew E. White – Big Inner

August 22, 2012, By

“Baby, will you love me?” asks Matthew E. White on his debut album, Big Inner. That’s the thing about White: He’s careful and …

Tanlines, Sinkane @ CMJ 2012 Artist Announcement Party: 8/21

Tanlines, Sinkane @ CMJ 2012 Artist Announcement Party: 8/21

August 22, 2012, By

A night of of music, celebration and a list of who will hit the stages in October!

More Tour Dates, And A Track Download, For The Men

More Tour Dates, And A Track Download, For The Men

August 22, 2012, By

Having played around 100 shows this year already, Brooklyn-based rockers the Men will be hitting the road again this fall. On the new tour, the band …

CMJ 2012 Announces Initial Artist Line-Up

CMJ 2012 Announces Initial Artist Line-Up3

August 21, 2012

The Presets, Walkmen, Mountain Goats, Kimbra, GZA, OFF!, King Tuff, Killer Mike and more!

Q&A: Yeasayer Talks Zombies, Hip-Hop And Ass-Shaking

Q&A: Yeasayer Talks Zombies, Hip-Hop And Ass-Shaking

August 21, 2012, By

Inside the weird ‘Fragrant World’ of the Brooklyn band’s third LP

Listen: Lightning Bolt’s “King Candy”

Listen: Lightning Bolt’s “King Candy”

August 21, 2012, By

With nearly 20 years under its belt, Rhode Island’s guerrilla noise duo Lightning Bolt is set to release Oblivion Hunter, a collection of recording sessions …

Watch: Aesop Rock’s Video For “Cycle To Gehenna”

Watch: Aesop Rock’s Video For “Cycle To Gehenna”

August 21, 2012, By

  Ballet has never looked so hardcore. Punk-rock ballerinas steal the show in Aesop Rock’s new music video for “Cycles To Gehenna” off of …