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Hot Chip @ Roseland Ballroom: April 9, 2013

Hot Chip @ Roseland Ballroom: April 9, 20131

April 10, 2013, By

The remarkably consistent synth-pop group returns to Manhattan for a victory lap

Kurt Vile – Wakin On A Pretty Daze

Kurt Vile – Wakin On A Pretty Daze1

April 10, 2013, By

Affability in the face of gathering darkness: That’s been Kurt Vile’s game-plan all along. In Vile’s sepia-toned universe there’s very little …

Watch: Eleanor Friedberger’s “Stare At The Sun” Video

Watch: Eleanor Friedberger’s “Stare At The Sun” Video

April 10, 2013, By

‘Personal Record’ is out June 4 on Merge

Watch Nightlands’ Video For “Born To Love”

Watch Nightlands’ Video For “Born To Love”

April 9, 2013, By

Dave Hartley’s headlining tour starts in May

Killer Mike And El-P Team Up As Run The Jewels

Killer Mike And El-P Team Up As Run The Jewels

April 9, 2013, By

Listen to a 90-second snippet of “Banana Clipper”

Mountain Goats Announce Tour Dates As A Duo

Mountain Goats Announce Tour Dates As A Duo

April 9, 2013, By

Drummer Jon Wurster will not be joining the band on its Tuttlingen Warriors Tour

Newport Folk Festival Announces 2013 Lineup

Newport Folk Festival Announces 2013 Lineup

April 9, 2013, By

Beck, Feist, Andrew Bird, the Mountain Goats, Father John Misty and more will play the historic fest

James Blake – Overgrown

James Blake – Overgrown

April 9, 2013, By

2010 was a perfect year for an artist like James Blake to emerge. With dubstep lurking around every corner in its most bombastic form, Blake swept …

Listen: Mount Kimbie Releases “Blood And Form”

Listen: Mount Kimbie Releases “Blood And Form”

April 9, 2013, By

‘Cold Spring Fault Less Youth’ arrives May 28 via Warp

Getting ‘Illicit’ With Motive

CMJ TV: Getting ‘Illicit’ With Motive

April 9, 2013, By

As long as I got my suit and tie, I’ma leave it all on the floor tonight.

Dan Deacon @ Natural History Museum Of Los Angeles: April 5

Dan Deacon @ Natural History Museum Of Los Angeles: April 5

April 8, 2013, By

The Baltimore art-pop party-starter hangs out with some dinosaurs

Watch: MS MR Get Blue In “Hurricane” Video

Watch: MS MR Get Blue In “Hurricane” Video1

April 8, 2013, By

‘Secondhand Rapture’ comes out May 14 via Columbia

Track Premiere: Cobalt Cranes’ “Salvation”

Track Premiere: Cobalt Cranes’ “Salvation”

April 8, 2013

West Coast waves from Tim Foley and Kate Betuel

Listen: The National’s “Demons”

Listen: The National’s “Demons”

April 8, 2013, By

‘Trouble Will Find Me’ arrives on May 21 via 4AD

Rilo Kiley – RKives

Rilo Kiley – RKives

April 8, 2013, By

Jenny Lewis and Blake Sennett met in L.A. in the 1990s and started recording music together in 1998. They shared a history of being child …

Jaimeo Brown – “You Can’t Hide”

Jaimeo Brown – “You Can’t Hide”

April 8, 2013