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New Video And Tour From Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

New Video And Tour From Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

March 20, 2012, By

  If Andy Warhol directed A-Ha’s “Take On Me” video, it would look like this. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah has released the video …

Live From Austin: Kimbra @ Austin Music Hall

Live From Austin: Kimbra @ Austin Music Hall

March 20, 2012, By

Kimbra: a voice so nice we saw her twice. While her set at Perez Hilton’s “One Night In Austin” showcase was brief, the theater’…

Yukon Blonde – Tiger Talk

Yukon Blonde – Tiger Talk

March 20, 2012, By

Tiger Talk, the sophomore LP from BC-based Americana-philes Yukon Blonde, begins halfway down the highway. One second into “My Girl,” the overlapping bounce of drum …

Live From Austin: Dan Deacon, Cloud Nothings, Chairlift

Live From Austin: Dan Deacon, Cloud Nothings, Chairlift

March 19, 2012, By

In the final days of SXSW, we took in more music than our ears could handle, which might explain the ringing. Chairlift‘s Caroline Polachek …

EMA, Talk Normal, Nu Sensae @ Music Hall of Williamsburg

EMA, Talk Normal, Nu Sensae @ Music Hall of Williamsburg

March 19, 2012, By

“I’ve gotta bring out the guitar, and I’ve gotta bring out the wild animal,” EMA announced two songs into her set at Brooklyn’…

Titus Andronicus Releases Free Digital Mixtape, New Single

Titus Andronicus Releases Free Digital Mixtape, New Single

March 19, 2012, By

Last week at SXSW, anthemic indie-rockers Titus Andronicus graced the stage bearing gifts in tow. They brought 200 CD-R’s burned with a self-curated mixtape, featuring …

In An Altered Zone

In An Altered Zone

March 19, 2012, By

Grimes is a trip

Tanlines – Mixed Emotions

Tanlines – Mixed Emotions

March 19, 2012, By

The debut LP from Tanlines is titled Mixed Emotions for good reason: The story of this record’s conception and development is a bipolar one. …

Live From Austin: Kimbra @ Clive Bar

Live From Austin: Kimbra @ Clive Bar1

March 16, 2012, By

Kimbra’s SXSW day show

CMJ New Music Report 1239

CMJ New Music Report 1239

March 16, 2012

Andrew Bird Takes Flight

New Sweden (Wilmington, DE)

Sonicbids Spotlight: New Sweden (Wilmington, DE)

March 16, 2012, By

Finding friendly folk in Philly

Hot Chip Announces Tour Dates, Releases Single

Hot Chip Announces Tour Dates, Releases Single

March 16, 2012, By

If quick, rapidly spinning visuals are your thing, then we recommend checking out Hot Chip’s latest video for their single “Flutes.” The track, with …

Watch Miike Snow’s “The Wave” Video Feat. Shirtless Aliens

Watch Miike Snow’s “The Wave” Video Feat. Shirtless Aliens1

March 16, 2012, By

Most bands make videos, but only a select few make video trilogies. Miike Snow is part of that special group. In the last episode of …

Young Magic’s Global ‘Melt’-Down

CMJ TV: Young Magic’s Global ‘Melt’-Down1

March 16, 2012, By

Inspired by wanderlust, solidified by freezing temps

Justin Townes Earle – Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Fee

Justin Townes Earle – Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Fee1

March 16, 2012, By

On Justin Townes Earle’s fifth album, Nothing’s Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now, it’s all about nostalgia. Old loves, …

Owen Ashworth Announces Debut Album As Advance Base

Owen Ashworth Announces Debut Album As Advance Base

March 15, 2012, By

After 13 years of making music as Casiotone For The Painfully Alone, Owen Ashworth is making some changes. “My hearing isn’t what it used to …