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Jimmy Edgar Signs To Hotflush, Announces New Single

Jimmy Edgar Signs To Hotflush, Announces New Single

February 8, 2012, By

  Detroit-based Jimmy Edgar, purveyor of sexed-up electro-funk, has just signed with the forward-thinkers of Hotflush in preparation for his first release in almost two …

Q&A: ‘The Big Payback’ Author Dan Charnas On Profile Records

Q&A: ‘The Big Payback’ Author Dan Charnas On Profile Records2

February 8, 2012, By

Tales from the mail room

Metallica Launches Its Own Festival

Metallica Launches Its Own Festival

February 8, 2012, By

Let’s face it: There aren’t a whole lot of festivals that combine metal and indie-rock bands on the same bill. If you happen …

Lindstrøm – Six Cups Of Rebel

Lindstrøm – Six Cups Of Rebel

February 8, 2012, By

It’s unexpected that an electronic album would kick off with a spine-chilling organ number; however, that is exactly how Six Cups Of Rebel, the …

Gotye @ Bowery Ballroom: February 6, 2012

Gotye @ Bowery Ballroom: February 6, 2012

February 7, 2012, By

There are certain shows that you enter anticipating injury: Watch Lightning Bolt in an alley, and you’ll probably take an elbow to the face. …

New Band Of Skulls Video And Tour Dates

New Band Of Skulls Video And Tour Dates

February 7, 2012, By

U.K. rock trio Band Of Skulls released a new video for its song “Sweet Sour” today. The song is the title track from the …

Seun Kuti And Egypt 80 On Tour

Seun Kuti And Egypt 80 On Tour

February 7, 2012, By

Grab your tambourine and dancing shoes: Nigerian Afrobeat orchestra Seun Kuti And Egypt 80 is coming to a venue near you to continue promoting its 2011 release, …

Trailer Trash Tracys (London, UK)

On The Verge: Trailer Trash Tracys (London, UK)

February 7, 2012, By

Don’t let the name fool you

Ben Kweller – Go Fly A Kite

Ben Kweller – Go Fly A Kite1

February 7, 2012, By

After self-producing his last full-length record, Changing Horses, Ben Kweller steps it up on his latest, Go Fly A Kite, by releasing it on his …

Frame – Beauty’s Just A Light Switch Away

Frame – Beauty’s Just A Light Switch Away

February 7, 2012


"Beauty's Just A Light Switch Away"

Ladyhawke Becomes Laura Mars In “Black White And Blue” Video

Ladyhawke Becomes Laura Mars In “Black White And Blue” Video

February 7, 2012, By

  Ladyhawke pays tribute to the 1970s movie Eyes Of Laura Mars in the new music video for “Black White And Blue,” the first single …

Nicolas Jaar @ MoMA PS1: February 5, 2012

Nicolas Jaar @ MoMA PS1: February 5, 20121

February 6, 2012, By

On the day most Americans celebrated football, dip and chicken wings, Brown University student Nicolas Jaar hosted a “multidisciplinary performance” at the MoMA PS1 in …

Super Bowl XLVI Half Time Show Recap

Super Bowl XLVI Half Time Show Recap2

February 6, 2012, By

UPDATE: According to TMZ, M.I.A. will be held financially responsible for her middle-finger shenanigans during the Super Bowl if the FCC decides to …

Q&A: Gotye

Q&A: Gotye

February 6, 2012, By

Not just big in Australia

Of Montreal – Paralytic Stalks

Of Montreal – Paralytic Stalks

February 6, 2012, By

Consider it a journalistic standard: You can’t craft a review of an Of Montreal record without mentioning that Outback Steakhouse commercial at least once. …

Gordon Voidwell Releases ‘MalcolmXXXMclaren’ Mixtape

Gordon Voidwell Releases ‘MalcolmXXXMclaren’ Mixtape

February 3, 2012, By

The Bronx’s Gordon Voidwell has just dropped his latest mixtape in time for Black History Month. Following his 2009 mixtape, Voided Checks, Voidwell is back …