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Com Truise – Galactic Melt

Com Truise – Galactic Melt

July 11, 2011, By

It would be unjust to pigeonhole Seth Haley’s debut LP as chillwave, as there’s so much more going on with Galactic Melt than …

The Book of Knots – “Microgravity”

The Book of Knots – “Microgravity”

July 11, 2011


"Microgravity"

Das Racist Kinda Likes Rap Noise Pop (And Releasing Album)

Das Racist Kinda Likes Rap Noise Pop (And Releasing Album)

July 11, 2011, By

Das Racist is one of the most prominent names in “indie rap” (or whatever you want to call it)—but the group hasn’t …

LAMC Showcase @ Bowery Ballroom: July 7, 2011

LAMC Showcase @ Bowery Ballroom: July 7, 2011

July 8, 2011, By

Last night’s CMJ-sponsored showcase for the Latin Alternative Music Conference at the Bowery Ballroom started off with a bang with the indie-rock Spaniards Napoleon …

ArtistData Founder Launches Onesheet

ArtistData Founder Launches Onesheet

July 8, 2011, By

Yesterday, web developer and entrepreneur Brenden Mulligan launched his latest project, Onesheet, in beta. Onesheet is a more comprehensive service than Mulligan’s earlier ArtistData …

CMJ New Music Report 1207

CMJ New Music Report 1207

July 8, 2011, By

Bon Apetit, Bon Iver

Ladytron Announces North American Tour

Ladytron Announces North American Tour

July 8, 2011, By

Ambient, electro-pop band Ladytron has just announced a month-long North American tour to support its next full-length album, Gravity The Seducer, out September 13 on Nettwerk. …

WTF: Heavy Metal Blankets

WTF: Heavy Metal Blankets

July 8, 2011, By

For those who have always been too hardcore to snuggle up with a comfy handmade quilt, San Francisco-based artist Ben Venom has the antidote: heavy …

LAMC Panel: Engaging Your Audience And Monetizing Music

LAMC Panel: Engaging Your Audience And Monetizing Music

July 8, 2011, By

This week, New York City plays host to the Latin Alternative Music Conference, a five-day gathering of leading artists, label execs, journalists and programmers from …

Twin Sister Tours, Releases Free Track

Twin Sister Tours, Releases Free Track

July 8, 2011, By

The Long Island-based indie-pop quintet Twin Sister will leave its home state of New York this fall for a North American tour in support of …

Eldridge Rodriguez

Sonicbids Spotlight: Eldridge Rodriguez

July 8, 2011, By

Eldridge Rodriguez is the solo project from Cameron Keiber, frontman for the Beatings. He steps away from the group setting in order to display a …

Girls To Release New Album

Girls To Release New Album

July 7, 2011, By

The San Francisco-based Girls is set to release its sophomore album, Father, Son, Holy Ghost, via True Panther Sounds on September 13. This release marks the …

Photos: Loom @ The Rock Shop: July 6, 2011

Photos: Loom @ The Rock Shop: July 6, 2011

July 7, 2011

Brooklyn band the Loom played the Rock Shop last night. Photos by Maverick Inman. Were you at this show? Win a CMJ badge by posting …

Festival Deaths Call Attention To Concert Safety

Festival Deaths Call Attention To Concert Safety

July 7, 2011, By

It’s summer, and with the season comes a slew of music festivals. Audiences grow by the thousands each year, but the increase in popularity …

Photos: Young The Giant @ Apple Store SoHo: July 6, 2011

Photos: Young The Giant @ Apple Store SoHo: July 6, 2011

July 7, 2011, By

Shonen Knife Embarks On 30th Anniversary Tour

Shonen Knife Embarks On 30th Anniversary Tour

July 7, 2011, By

Shonen Knife, the Japanese alternative rock band formed in 1981, will set out on its 30th anniversary tour this fall in North America. The tour will …