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New Future Of The Left EP In November, Album In 2012

New Future Of The Left EP In November, Album In 2012

October 12, 2011, By

Perennial industry curmudgeons rejoice: Future Of The Left will release a new EP, Polymers Are Forever, in the U.S. on November 15 on Xtra Mile. …

Edward Sharpe, Plain White T’s Join Music Coalition Project

Edward Sharpe, Plain White T’s Join Music Coalition Project

October 12, 2011, By

Our CMJ Music Marathon isn’t just a platform for burgeoning artists to connect to a fan base—it is also a vehicle for …

Edelweiss, Dinosaur Feathers, MNDR @ Tammany Hall

Edelweiss, Dinosaur Feathers, MNDR @ Tammany Hall

October 12, 2011, By

Mondays aren’t usually party nights, but it was Columbus Day, and you know that dude must have partied when he hit America. The after-work …

My Brightest Diamond – All Things Will Unwind

My Brightest Diamond – All Things Will Unwind

October 12, 2011, By

All Things Will Unwind, the third studio album by My Brightest Diamond, bears the marks of a true blue perfectionist. Shara Worden, the multi-instrumentalist mastermind …

CMJ 2011 Artists Q&A: Reverend John DeLore

CMJ 2011 Artists Q&A: Reverend John DeLore

October 12, 2011

He goes well with a dill pickle and a cold pint of Brooklyn Lager

Monogold, Yacht @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar: October 9, 2011

Monogold, Yacht @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar: October 9, 2011

October 11, 2011, By

I arrived at Brooklyn Night Bazaar at Dekalb Market around halfway through Monogold‘s set. The Brooklyn-based three-piece was midway through delivering a tight set …

Hull @ Mercury Lounge: October 10, 2011

Hull @ Mercury Lounge: October 10, 2011

October 11, 2011, By

It’s been an exciting year for Brooklyn’s Hull. After testing out a slew of new material this spring in Austin at SXSW, the …

Joker Releases Title Track From ‘The Vision’

Joker Releases Title Track From ‘The Vision’

October 11, 2011, By

Today bass music supervillain Joker released the title single for his album The Vision. The track features Jessie Ware, who is fast becoming the Rihanna-like …

Anamanaguchi @ Museum Of The Moving Image: October 8, 2011

Anamanaguchi @ Museum Of The Moving Image: October 8, 2011

October 11, 2011, By

The gallery at the Museum Of The Moving Image was buzzing on Saturday night, an evening curated by local taste-makers and internet sensation Anamanaguchi. Separated …

Lowe – “Mirage”

Lowe – “Mirage”

October 11, 2011


"Mirage"

Matt Cranstoun – “Tattoo”

Matt Cranstoun – “Tattoo”

October 11, 2011


"Tattoo"

100,000 Watts Of Rock: WREK Increases Power

100,000 Watts Of Rock: WREK Increases Power

October 11, 2011, By

Atlanta’s WREK is bucking the bad news trend of college radio this year: The station of Georgia Institute Of Technology is now broadcasting at 100,000 …

Photos: Jens Lekman, Geoffrey O’Connor @ MHOW: October 7

Photos: Jens Lekman, Geoffrey O’Connor @ MHOW: October 7

October 11, 2011

Lily And The Parlour Tricks Premieres “Poison Song”

Lily And The Parlour Tricks Premieres “Poison Song”1

October 11, 2011, By

The New York-based retro rockers share a new track with CMJ

A Place To Bury Strangers Signs To Dead Oceans, Plays CMJ

A Place To Bury Strangers Signs To Dead Oceans, Plays CMJ

October 11, 2011, By

  A Place To Bury Strangers, the trio of Oliver Ackermann, Jason Weilmeister and the newly minted bassist Dion Lunadon, has a new home on …

Nâ Hawa Doumbia – La Grande Cantatrice Malienne Vol. 3

Nâ Hawa Doumbia – La Grande Cantatrice Malienne Vol. 3

October 11, 2011, By

Nâ Hawa Doumbia’s La Grande Cantatrice Malienne Vol. 3 is the first release for the Awesome Tapes From Africa label, which started as a blog …