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Listen: Dan Deacon’s Pop Romp “True Thrush”

Listen: Dan Deacon’s Pop Romp “True Thrush”

July 10, 2012, By

Baltimore pop-composer Dan Deacon offers a second track from his upcoming album America due out August 27 to the world and 28 to North America on Domino. …

Aesop Rock – Skelethon

Aesop Rock – Skelethon

July 10, 2012, By

Aesop Rock, born Ian Bavitz, has always been one of those cerebral rappers, reciting rhymes that are less like straightforward, reality-based autobiography and more like …

New Kishi Bashi Video For “I Am The Antichrist To You”

New Kishi Bashi Video For “I Am The Antichrist To You”

July 9, 2012, By

It’s a sad and lonely world for the protagonist of Kishi Bashi’s new music video for “I Am The Antichrist To You,” a …

Amanda Palmer Debuts “Want It Back” Video

Amanda Palmer Debuts “Want It Back” Video

July 9, 2012, By

Amanda Palmer And The Grand Theft Orchestra debuted the new “Want It Back” music video today. The song is off of the upcoming album Theatre …

Q&A: Baroness’s John Baizley

Q&A: Baroness’s John Baizley

July 9, 2012, By

More melodic, sure, but not “watered-down horse shit”

Mountain Goats Reveal New Album Details

Mountain Goats Reveal New Album Details

July 9, 2012, By

The Mountain Goats have announced details of their upcoming album, Transcendental Youth, which is due out October 2 on Merge.   As written in a press …

The AU Review’s 5 Artists Of The Month: July 2012

The AU Review’s 5 Artists Of The Month: July 2012

July 9, 2012

Music from down under with Wolf And Cub, Hunz and more

Delicate Steve – Positive Force

Delicate Steve – Positive Force

July 9, 2012, By

Like 2011′s Wondervisions, Positive Force is a creation straight out of Steve Marion’s parents’ basement in rural New Jersey. But this music doesn’t …

Music News, July 6, 2012

Industry Wrap: Music News, July 6, 2012

July 6, 2012, By

Lamb of God singer Randy Blythe was arrested in the Czech Republic last week. He was charged with manslaughter after a fan died from injuries …

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Guitarist And Bassist Leave Band

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Guitarist And Bassist Leave Band

July 6, 2012, By

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah will be short two members following their free show at New York’s CBGB Festival tomorrow. Guitarist and keyboard player …

Nick Hoppner @ Electric Warehouse: July 3, 2012

Nick Hoppner @ Electric Warehouse: July 3, 20121

July 6, 2012, By

Five minutes before 6 AM on July 4 in Brooklyn, NY, Nick Höppner steps up behind the DJ booth and the two men standing near it, …

Photos: Beat Connection, White Arrows @ Knitting Factory

Photos: Beat Connection, White Arrows @ Knitting Factory

July 6, 2012

Seattle electro-pop duo Beat Connection played the Knitting Factory in Brooklyn on Thursday night alongside L.A. synth-punk group White Arrows, Brooklyn psych-artist Rioux and …

Tontons (Houston, TX)

Sonicbids Spotlight: Tontons (Houston, TX)107

July 6, 2012, By

Bun B approved pastiche rock from H-town

Lamb Of God Releases Statement On Singer’s Detainment

Lamb Of God Releases Statement On Singer’s Detainment

July 6, 2012, By

Last week, Lamb Of God singer Randy Blythe was arrested and detained in a Czechoslovakian prison regarding an incident that occurred at one of the …

Nguzunguzu – Warm Pulse EP (Hippos In Tanks)

Nguzunguzu – Warm Pulse EP (Hippos In Tanks)

July 6, 2012, By

Just face it—you’re not going to be able to put your finger on Nguzunguzu (pronounced en-goo-zoo en-goo-zoo); you’re not going to …

CMJ New Music Report 1255

CMJ New Music Report 1255

July 6, 2012

A Place To Bury Strangers’ Songs Of Worship