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Nick Cave Says Grinderman Is “Over”

Nick Cave Says Grinderman Is “Over”2

December 12, 2011, By

ARIA Hall Of Famer Nick Cave announced the split of his latest band, Grinderman, at the Meredith Music Festival in Victoria, Australia, this weekend just …

War On Drugs @ Bowery Ballroom: December 11, 2011

War On Drugs @ Bowery Ballroom: December 11, 2011

December 12, 2011, By

War On Drugs plays with the National tonight at the Beacon Theater, but WOD had no trouble selling out a show of its own at …

Antlers @ Webster Hall: December 10, 2011

Antlers @ Webster Hall: December 10, 2011

December 12, 2011, By

There’s a line in “Corsicana,” the emotional heart of the Antlers‘ most recent album, Burst Apart, that finds Peter Silberman singing, “We should hold …

Miracles Of Modern Science – Dog Year

Miracles Of Modern Science – Dog Year

December 12, 2011, By

The five lads who make up chamber pop/rock quintet Miracles Of Modern Science all attended Princeton University. When you hear that, it’s easy …

Girl Walk//All Day Premiere @ Brooklyn Masonic Temple

Girl Walk//All Day Premiere @ Brooklyn Masonic Temple

December 12, 2011, By

The line outside of the Brooklyn Masonic Temple to see Girl Walk//All Day, the epic movie/music video set to Girl Talk‘s All …

Yelle @ Webster Hall: December 8, 2011

Yelle @ Webster Hall: December 8, 2011

December 9, 2011, By

I have always contended that the French are the best electronic musicians in the world. Go on and repeat that tired joke about how they …

Fierce Creatures (Fresno, CA)

Sonicbids Spotlight: Fierce Creatures (Fresno, CA)4

December 9, 2011, By

Seven’s not a crowd for this band

WTF: Wanted: Ty Segall Look-alike

WTF: Wanted: Ty Segall Look-alike

December 9, 2011, By

San Francisco’s Craigslist can be a scary, dark corner of the Web where innocence and purity go to die—but it can also …

Darkside – Darkside

Darkside – Darkside1

December 9, 2011, By

If you’re waiting for the next great rock band, don’t turn away from groups with a DJ—as Nicolas Jaar displays on …

NY DJ Jonathan Toubin Injured After Cab Hits Hotel

NY DJ Jonathan Toubin Injured After Cab Hits Hotel

December 9, 2011, By

Prominent New York DJ Jonathan Toubin was injured Thursday morning when a cab drove into his ground-floor room at the Jupiter Hotel in Portland, OR. …

CMJ New Music Report 1228

CMJ New Music Report 1228

December 9, 2011

Boris Gets The Adds

Girls @ The Music Box: December 6, 2011

Girls @ The Music Box: December 6, 2011

December 8, 2011, By

Girls entered to thunderous applause and a stage covered in bouquets of flowers, which the band would hand out to audience members after the set …

Meet Trailer Trash Tracys In Tripped-Out Video

Meet Trailer Trash Tracys In Tripped-Out Video

December 8, 2011, By

They say you never get a second chance at first impressions. Trailer Trash Tracys needs only one. By way of introduction the band has a …

Matthew Dear Returns To The Studio For New EP

Matthew Dear Returns To The Studio For New EP

December 8, 2011, By

2011 was a year of live sets for Brooklyn’s Matthew Dear. His last recorded release was his 2010 album Black City, but since then we’ve …

Beach Demon – Slow Motion Death

Beach Demon – Slow Motion Death2

December 8, 2011, By

Save for a couple of blurry photographs and download links for its new record, there is next to no information on Beach Demon to be …

Aria Award Dominator Gotye Heads To North America

Aria Award Dominator Gotye Heads To North America

December 8, 2011, By

Gotye Tours North America, Releases ‘Making Mirrors’ In January