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Sir Michael Rocks On Signing Solo Deal With Jet Life

Sir Michael Rocks On Signing Solo Deal With Jet Life

November 3, 2011, By

  Before the panic attacks ensue, the Cool Kids is not breaking up. The duo is still together and will be invading your speakers very …

CMJ 2011: Highlights Caught On Camera

CMJ TV: CMJ 2011: Highlights Caught On Camera

November 3, 2011, By

KEXP live at the Ace Hotel, Zola Jesus, Aussies, Tony Mott and more

Soulwax, Auto Body, Tiga @ Webster Hall: November 2, 2011

Soulwax, Auto Body, Tiga @ Webster Hall: November 2, 2011

November 3, 2011, By

Belgian dance-rock heroes Soulwax closed a short suite of Stateside shows last night at Webster Hall. The HARD-presented bill also included Tiga and Auto Body, …

Doom And Thom Yorke On Lex’s New Compilation Mix

Doom And Thom Yorke On Lex’s New Compilation Mix

November 3, 2011, By

Rapper/super-villain Doom (formerly MF Doom) contributed a track to Lex‘s new compilation album, Complex, in honor of the label’s 10th anniversary. His …

Antony And The Johnsons Announces ‘Swanlights’ Concert

Antony And The Johnsons Announces ‘Swanlights’ Concert

November 3, 2011, By

Antony And The Johnsons will be playing a huge show called Swanlights at Radio City Music Hall on January 26. How big? Well, the band has …

Buraka Som Sistema – Komba

Buraka Som Sistema – Komba

November 3, 2011, By

For its sophomore effort Buraka Som Sistema created a consistent dance album staying true to the kuduro sound that spiked its recognition as an official …

Zun Zun Egui On Bristol, UK

Scene Report: Zun Zun Egui On Bristol, UK

November 2, 2011

Dancehall and dub with a side of jerk chicken

Shonen Knife @ The Echo, L.A.: November 1, 2011

Shonen Knife @ The Echo, L.A.: November 1, 2011

November 2, 2011, By

Shonen Knife means Boy Knife. The band said in a 1993 interview with MTV, while on tour with Nivana, that it saw itself as cute like …

Live Drawings: Special Disco Version @ House Of Vans

Live Drawings: Special Disco Version @ House Of Vans2

November 2, 2011

Artist Kailyn Kent goes to shows and draws what she sees as it happens. “I don’t use photographs, and draw the shows live, as …

VV Brown @ Knitting Factory: November 1, 2011

VV Brown @ Knitting Factory: November 1, 2011

November 2, 2011, By

Dammit, those Brits can sing! VV Brown gave a second wind to British soul singing last night as she performed songs from her new album, …

New Mini-Album From Gonjasufi

New Mini-Album From Gonjasufi

November 2, 2011, By

One week after posting the free four-song EP The Ninth Inning , San Diego psych rapper/singer Gonjasufi has announced the date and details for his …

New 7″ From Batwings Catwings

New 7″ From Batwings Catwings

November 2, 2011, By

Noise punk foursome Batwings Catwings is celebrating the release of its new Radio 7″, out now on Gravy. Accompanying the title track and single, “Radio,” is, “…

Stream Two New Tracks From Graveyard Lovers

Stream Two New Tracks From Graveyard Lovers1

November 2, 2011, By

The wait is over for new tracks from the very excellent Graveyard Lovers. The Brooklyn duo’s five-song, self-titled EP hit iTunes over the weekend, …

King Midas Sound – Without You

King Midas Sound – Without You2

November 2, 2011, By

In late 2009, the trio King Midas Sound—that would be Kevin “The Bug” Martin, Kiki Hitomi and Trini poet Roger Robinson—released its …

Farewell To Bruar Falls

Farewell To Bruar Falls

November 1, 2011, By

It was a cold night on Sunday, but it was warm inside Bruar Falls. Nick Bodor, the owner, sat at the far end of the …

Kid Cudi Releases Horror Film Directed By Shia LaBeouf

Kid Cudi Releases Horror Film Directed By Shia LaBeouf

November 1, 2011, By

  Last night Kid Cudi released his short film “Maniac” starring him and rapper Cage. The video, which was directed by Shia LaBeouf, is an …