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CMJ 2011: Penguin Prison, Boy & Bear And 1, 2, 3

CMJ TV: CMJ 2011: Penguin Prison, Boy & Bear And 1, 2, 3

November 28, 2011, By

  Chris from Penguin Prison may have just released his first album but he is, natch, an “experienced CMJ-er.” Meanwhile, Australia’s Boy & Bear appreciates …

Mannie Fresh Talks Music, Motivation At Red Bull Academy

Mannie Fresh Talks Music, Motivation At Red Bull Academy

November 28, 2011, By

Red Bull Academy sat down with producer Mannie Fresh for a two-hour lecture. The Louisiana native discussed several topics including growing up in the musically …

Sepalcure – Sepalcure

Sepalcure – Sepalcure1

November 28, 2011, By

Over Thanksgiving weekend, Scuba’s Hotflush label posted “another good review” of Sepalcure’s self-titled debut album, the label’s latest release. Sepalcure has attracted …

Watch Pressed And’s “Fire Shelf”

Watch Pressed And’s “Fire Shelf”

November 23, 2011, By

A trippy first look

Stepkids Reveals New Video And Announces Tour

Stepkids Reveals New Video And Announces Tour

November 23, 2011, By

  On Monday night the Stepkids premiered its new animated video for the song “Suburban Dream.” The band received excellent reviews at this year’s …

CMJ New Music Report 1226

CMJ New Music Report 1226

November 23, 2011

Hey Jenny McCarthy, Ty Segall Is Singled Out

Ex Norwegian (Miami Beach, FL)

On The Verge: Ex Norwegian (Miami Beach, FL)

November 23, 2011, By

Roger Houdaille reassembles his Exes

Warp Signs My Best Fiend

Warp Signs My Best Fiend

November 23, 2011, By

Warp has just signed My Best Fiend—no, not the mortal enemy I’ve known since birth but the five-piece band from Brooklyn. To commemorate …

M83, Active Child @ Webster Hall: November 22, 2011

M83, Active Child @ Webster Hall: November 22, 2011

November 23, 2011, By

“Youth” is the buzzword for M83. It’s seen in almost every review (seriously, CTRL+F a random write-up and you’ll see it), it’…

YouTube Makes Agreement With Music Publishers

YouTube Makes Agreement With Music Publishers

November 23, 2011, By

The National Music Publishers’ Association (NMPA) announced last week that it had struck a deal with YouTube on behalf of independent music publishers. Publishers have …

Korallreven – An Album By Korallreven

Korallreven – An Album By Korallreven2

November 23, 2011, By

With dubstep and eurotrance dominating today’s electronic soundscape, a good chill-out album isn’t just relaxing—it’s revitalizing. An Album By Korallreven, …

Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five Makes Hip-Hop History

Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five Makes Hip-Hop History

November 22, 2011, By

  Yesterday it was announced that Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five’s single “The Message” would be the inducted into the Grammy Hall Of …

Action Bronson: Top Chef

Action Bronson: Top Chef1

November 22, 2011, By

Queens rapper talks gumbo, deadliest animals and his new record

Grimes To Tour With Born Gold In Spring 2012

Grimes To Tour With Born Gold In Spring 20121

November 22, 2011, By

Grimes, aka Claire Boucher, is launching a massive tour beginning in February. The Canadian experimentalist will share the bill with fellow electro songsmiths Born Gold. …

Andrew W.K. @ Santos Party House: November 18, 2011

Andrew W.K. @ Santos Party House: November 18, 2011

November 22, 2011, By

On Friday night, Santos Party House was packed with snowboard legends and newcomers as well as a throng of tall blonde Norwegians for, that’s …

GZA Takes Harvard

GZA Takes Harvard

November 22, 2011, By

Harvard students will be getting an early holiday present this year as GZA, member of the legendary Wu-Tang Clan, will hold an open-to-the-public lecture at …