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Bands On The Late-Night Boob Tube: Week Of June 25

Bands On The Late-Night Boob Tube: Week Of June 25

June 25, 2012, By

Alabama Shakes, Big K.R.I.T., El-P and more

Empires @ The Studio At Webster Hall: June 23, 2012

Empires @ The Studio At Webster Hall: June 23, 20123

June 25, 2012, By

Empires and I have a very strange history. Having first encountered them after the departure of guitarist Tom Conrad from The Academy Is…, I wanted …

Win Tickets: Conveyor At Mercury Lounge

Win Tickets: Conveyor At Mercury Lounge

June 25, 2012, By

  Brooklyn’s Conveyor is playing Mercury Lounge on Thursday, June 28, and we’ve got a pair of tickets for you.   Enter your email …

Photos: Passion Pit, Santigold @ Governor’s Ball: June 23

Photos: Passion Pit, Santigold @ Governor’s Ball: June 23

June 25, 2012

The Governor’s Ball Music Festivak took over Randall’s Island this weekend, and while Sunday’s lineup was full of ’90s nostalgia (Fiona Apple, …

Bon Iver Adds New U.S. Tour Dates

Bon Iver Adds New U.S. Tour Dates

June 25, 2012, By

  Bon Iver has added some new dates to his U.S. tour, including an additional two nights in New York at Radio City Music …

My Son The Bum – “Money Is The Whip”

My Son The Bum – “Money Is The Whip”

June 25, 2012


"Money Is The Whip"

Photos: Metallica, Arctic Monkeys @ Orion Festival

Photos: Metallica, Arctic Monkeys @ Orion Festival1

June 25, 2012

This weekend was the inaugural Orion Music And Arts Festival in Atlantic City, the brainchild of metal legends Metallica. With an eclectic bill featuring sets …

Mister Saturday Night @ House Of Yes: June 23, 2012

Mister Saturday Night @ House Of Yes: June 23, 2012

June 25, 2012, By

A little before 2 a.m. at Brooklyn, NY’s House Of Yes, a sullen-looking guy in a plain black T-shirt approaches my friend enthusiastically but …

Yeasayer Releases New Single, ‘Fragrant World’ Album Art

Yeasayer Releases New Single, ‘Fragrant World’ Album Art

June 25, 2012, By

  Yeasayer has released a new single off of its forthcoming album, Fragrant World, out August 21 on Secretly Canadian. The band has also revealed the …

Hives @ Terminal 5: June 22, 2012

Hives @ Terminal 5: June 22, 2012

June 25, 2012, By

About ten years ago I entertained a brief musical fork in the road. I was young and there was huge renaissance of garage pop rock. …

White Arrows – Dry Land Is Not A Myth

White Arrows – Dry Land Is Not A Myth

June 25, 2012, By

White Arrows’ debut LP, Dry Land Is Not a Myth, is not an indoor record. It is the kind of record that requires a hot …

Teepee (Miami, FL)

Sonicbids Spotlight: Teepee (Miami, FL)

June 22, 2012, By

Avant-pop from Erix S. Laurent

Music News, June 22, 2012

Industry Wrap: Music News, June 22, 2012

June 22, 2012, By

Justin Vernon designs shoes, Katy Perry starts a label and more

Beirut Releases Video For “The Rip Tide”

Beirut Releases Video For “The Rip Tide”

June 22, 2012, By

  Beirut has released a gorgeous music video for the title track of its latest album, The Rip Tide. The video portrays a boat at …

Paper Route @ Mercury Lounge: June 21, 2012

Paper Route @ Mercury Lounge: June 21, 20121

June 22, 2012, By

  Even though it was still a balmy 92 degrees at 11 p.m. last night, the Mercury Lounge was surprisingly cool and filled with hardcore fans …

New Look – New Look

New Look – New Look

June 22, 2012, By

Adam Pavao and Sarah Ruba may be the perfect couple. Sure, that’s an easy statement to make about any young, hip, attractive pair. But …