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Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Reports The Weather. No, Really.

Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Reports The Weather. No, Really.

December 15, 2011, By

  There’s a little video of a weather forecast on Chicago’s WGNTV website, and we’re scoping out this low-pressure system when suddenly, …

Registration And Artist Submissions Now Open For CMJ 2012

Registration And Artist Submissions Now Open For CMJ 20121

December 15, 2011

Save the dates: October 16–20, 2012

Youth Lagoon Tours This Spring, Covers John Denver

Youth Lagoon Tours This Spring, Covers John Denver

December 15, 2011, By

  It’s only been a few weeks since the bedroom indie dream-rocker who is Youth Lagoon wrapped up his most recent tour, but Trevor …

Ty Segall – Singles 2007-2010

Ty Segall – Singles 2007-2010

December 15, 2011, By

It’s rare you get the feeling of being in the studio with an artist while she or he works out the kinks, but that’…

Shins Reveals Details For Fourth Album, ‘Port Of Morrow’

Shins Reveals Details For Fourth Album, ‘Port Of Morrow’

December 14, 2011, By

Way back in 2007, a little album by the Shins‘ called Wincing The Night Away was all the rage. It debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard …

1,2,3 On Pittsburgh, PA

Scene Report: 1,2,3 On Pittsburgh, PA

December 14, 2011

Where yinz can hang in the City Of Bridges

2NE1, La Vida Boheme, Yuna, Gyptian @ Best Buy Theater

2NE1, La Vida Boheme, Yuna, Gyptian @ Best Buy Theater

December 14, 2011, By

In case you didn’t realize it, Beatles-level teen hysteria still happens, and on Monday night, it showed up in the form of the Blackjacks. …

Debut Album From 2 Bears Coming January On DFA

Debut Album From 2 Bears Coming January On DFA

December 14, 2011, By

  The 2 Bears—the dance duo consisting of Hot Chip‘s Joe Goddard and Greco-Roman contributor Raf Daddy—has announced its debut LP. …

Xray Eyeballs’ Sophomore Release Coming February

Xray Eyeballs’ Sophomore Release Coming February

December 14, 2011, By

The Xray Eyeballs will be serving a second helping of guitar clang and dark melodies this coming February on Kanine. The band’s sophomore release, …

yU – The Earn

yU – The Earn

December 14, 2011, By

After years of work as a member of the D.C. rap groups Diamond District and the1978ers, yU has a lot of experience but …

‘Tis Better To Give

‘Tis Better To Give

December 13, 2011, By

The Louisiana quintet Givers shares its powers of positivity

Vote For Intel Superstars 2011 Competition

Vote For Intel Superstars 2011 Competition

December 13, 2011, By

  Intel, along with music software maker Cakewalk, invites you to weigh in on who should get up to $10,000 in a best in song contest. …

Tycho Takes ‘Dive’ On The Road

Tycho Takes ‘Dive’ On The Road

December 13, 2011, By

  Graphic artist and Ghostly sound designer Tycho has announced his upcoming North American tour, which will take him and his live band to cities …

EMA Headlines North American Tour In March

EMA Headlines North American Tour In March

December 13, 2011, By

  Former Gowns singer/guitarist Erika M. Anderson, aka EMA, has announced North American headlining tour dates for next year. The tour will start March 1 …

!!!, Friends @ 285 Kent: December 11, 2011

!!!, Friends @ 285 Kent: December 11, 20111

December 13, 2011, By

  Sometimes, it’s easy to take the best things about alternative music in New York City for granted: kickass performance spaces, reasonable ticket prices, …

Spectrals – Bad Penny

Spectrals – Bad Penny

December 13, 2011, By

With the release of its debut album, Bad Penny (Slumberland), Spectrals channels ’50s-’60s doo-wop and mixes it up with flavors of indie pop, creating …