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Music News, July 12, 2012

Industry Wrap: Music News, July 12, 2012

July 12, 2012, By

Florence Welch, Spin, Spike Lee and more

Robert DeLong @ The Troubadour: July 11, 2012

Robert DeLong @ The Troubadour: July 11, 20121

July 12, 2012, By

The stage: covered in orange taped X’s and florescent splatter paint. The audience: adorned with X arm bands and excited smiles. As the house …

Track Download: Arcadia Gardens Unleash “Sun Sphere”

Track Download: Arcadia Gardens Unleash “Sun Sphere”

July 12, 2012, By

Here comes the “Sphere.” Do do do do.

Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan

Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan

July 12, 2012, By

The Dirty Projectors make weird, complicated music, and for that, you either love them or loathe them. The rhythms move as unpredictably as a handful …

CMJ New Music Report 1256

CMJ New Music Report 1256

July 12, 2012

With A Little Help From My Fwends

DIIV Announces Summer Tour Dates

DIIV Announces Summer Tour Dates

July 12, 2012, By

In support of its debut album Oshin, Brooklyn melodic dream-pop band DIIV will head out on a short US tour, making a few stops on …

Listen To The LOL Boys’ “Changes”

Listen To The LOL Boys’ “Changes”

July 11, 2012, By

Los Angeles/Montreal’s LOL Boys are gearing up to release their new EP Changes on Friends Of Friends July 17. To prep for that, they’…

Watch Eric Wareheim Help Black Moth Super Rainbow

Watch Eric Wareheim Help Black Moth Super Rainbow

July 11, 2012, By

And take shots at the Black Crowes.

Bend Sinister On Vancouver, Canada

Scene Report: Bend Sinister On Vancouver, Canada2

July 11, 2012

“No Fun City” bounces back with DIY spaces and cold tea

Purity Ring Releases “Fineshrine” Video

Purity Ring Releases “Fineshrine” Video

July 11, 2012, By

  Purity Ring‘s debut album, Shrine, doesn’t drop until July 24, but the Canadian electro-pop duo has an early gift for you in the …

Deerhoof Announces North American Tour Dates

Deerhoof Announces North American Tour Dates

July 11, 2012, By

  After playing it relatively cool so far in 2012, San Francisco’s Deerhoof has announced plans for a North American tour this fall. The tour …

Sharon Van Etten Adds Tour Dates

Sharon Van Etten Adds Tour Dates

July 11, 2012, By

Brooklyn folk artist Sharon Van Etten is no stranger to the road. Since the release of her latest album Tramp in February, she has been …

Mission Of Burma – Unsound

Mission Of Burma – Unsound

July 11, 2012, By

In a delicious bit of irony, Mission Of Burma was almost dismantled by the very force that gave it life: noise. Shortly after 1982′s Vs. …

Bloc Party Returns With New Song And Bright, Flashing Video

Bloc Party Returns With New Song And Bright, Flashing Video

July 10, 2012, By

British dance rock group Bloc Party has unveiled the video for its lead single “Octopus” off of their upcoming release Four, which is due to …

Super OFF!

CMJ TV: Super OFF!

July 10, 2012, By

The Mayan calendar, a smelly concept album and height warfare

Tomas Barfod Releases “Came To Party” Video And Salva Remix

Tomas Barfod Releases “Came To Party” Video And Salva Remix

July 10, 2012, By

On his latest album, Salton Sea, Danish electronic artist Tomas Barfod gets a little robotic. However, in his new video for “Came to Party,” the …