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Photos: 4Knots Festival @ South Street Seaport: July 16

Photos: 4Knots Festival @ South Street Seaport: July 16

July 18, 2011

Village Voice held its inaugural 4Knots Music Festival over the weekend. Photos of Titus Andronicus, the Black Angels and Davila 666 by Adela Loconte. Davila 666: Next …

WHY? Embarks On Unplugged North American Tour

WHY? Embarks On Unplugged North American Tour

July 18, 2011, By

Indie rock, hip-hop trio WHY? is embarking on yet another North American tour this fall. What sets this tour apart from WHY?’s recent spattering …

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Suits Up

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. Suits Up

July 18, 2011, By

Daniel Zott and Josh Epstein are not NASCAR junkies.They care more about baseball, specifically the Detroit Tigers, their hometown team, than they do about …

Zomby – Dedication

Zomby – Dedication

July 18, 2011, By

After a lengthy hiatus, the faceless British dubstep producer Zomby follows up his 2008 Where Were U In ’92 with Dedication, a bleak, depressing work that travels …

Tune-Yards, Austra @ Pier 54: July 14, 2011

Tune-Yards, Austra @ Pier 54: July 14, 2011

July 15, 2011, By

4,500 people in an outdoor venue is a hard crowd to control—especially when they came for free. But Merrill Garbus, master architect of loop-pop …

Photos: Patti Smith @ Castle Clinton: July 14, 2011

Photos: Patti Smith @ Castle Clinton: July 14, 2011

July 15, 2011, By

Nothing says summer in New York like a free outdoor concert by the legendary Patti Smith. Photos of the River To River Festival event by …

WTF: Pharrell Launches New Age Of Feminism With Sugary Booze

WTF: Pharrell Launches New Age Of Feminism With Sugary Booze

July 15, 2011, By

As a young, hard-working single woman in this often cruel and unfair world, I wholeheartedly endorse Pharrell Williams‘ new ultra-premium liqueur, Qream With A Q. …

Swans Not Ready For Swan Song, On Tour

Swans Not Ready For Swan Song, On Tour

July 15, 2011, By

The reunion of art-noise legends Swans has been one of the most successful resurrections of a band in years. Unlike most decade-dormant bands, content to …

Photos: Superchunk, OFF!, Lemuria @ House Of Vans

Photos: Superchunk, OFF!, Lemuria @ House Of Vans

July 15, 2011

Superchunk, OFF! and Lemuria played at the massive warehouse that is the House Of Vans last night. Photos by Colin Colfer. Lemuria: OFF!: Next Page: …

CMJ New Music Report 1208

CMJ New Music Report 1208

July 15, 2011, By

Washed Out Goes To The Cleaner

July 15, 2011

Industry Wrap: July 15, 2011

July 15, 2011, By

The Swedish-based music service Spotify was finally released in the United States yesterday, and it is the internet’s cute, new puppy nobody can stop …

Norton

Sonicbids Spotlight: Norton

July 15, 2011, By

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to learn that indie pop band Norton is from Portugal. With the unfamiliar accents and layers of drums …

Foxy Brown’s Mooning Charge Dropped; Pants Still Up

Foxy Brown’s Mooning Charge Dropped; Pants Still Up

July 15, 2011, By

Rap lady Foxy Brown escaped prosecution for mooning her uptight neighbor Irene Raymond on Tuesday because the plaintiff refused to testify in court. Assistant District …

Eleanor Friedberger – Last Summer

Eleanor Friedberger – Last Summer

July 15, 2011, By

Based on the related suggestions Google offers for a search of the name “Eleanor Friedberger,” it seems that fans love to see her matched up&…

Pollyn Releases New Video For “How Small We Are”

Pollyn Releases New Video For “How Small We Are”

July 15, 2011, By

Pollyn, the Los Angeles indie rock trio, has released a video for “How Small We Are,” the lead single from its sophomore full-length, Living In …

New Theophilus London Video And Single

New Theophilus London Video And Single

July 14, 2011, By

Theophilus London has announced the release of a new video for “Girls Girls $” and the premiere of “I Stand Alone,” the first single from his …