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Cynic – Carbon-Based Anatomy

Cynic – Carbon-Based Anatomy

November 14, 2011, By

In the process of working toward a full-length album, pioneering progressive metal band Cynic has released Carbon-Based Anatomy, an EP of all new and previously …

Photos: Fitz And The Tantrums @ Terminal 5: November 10

Photos: Fitz And The Tantrums @ Terminal 5: November 101

November 14, 2011

Label Profile: Adventures In Licensing With Kala Bandar

Label Profile: Adventures In Licensing With Kala Bandar

November 14, 2011, By

WMBR’s Jesse Kaminsky shares old worlds with new compilations

Body Parts (Los Angeles, CA)

Sonicbids Spotlight: Body Parts (Los Angeles, CA)

November 11, 2011, By

Body Parts does it ‘On Purpose’

Black Sabbath Plans Tour And Album With Original Lineup

Black Sabbath Plans Tour And Album With Original Lineup

November 11, 2011, By

  November 11, 2011. It’s a day when the usual 11:11 wishing power is exponentially increased. And for those metalheads who took those hallowed 60 seconds to utter …

SnowGlobe Music Festival Announces Full Lineup

SnowGlobe Music Festival Announces Full Lineup

November 11, 2011, By

  When Mark Twain explored Lake Tahoe at the end of the 19th century, the Sierra Nevada mountains were an abyss of wilderness that claimed …

Music News, November 11, 2011

Industry Wrap: Music News, November 11, 2011

November 11, 2011, By

Michael Jackson’s doc, EMI update and more

CMJ New Music Report 1224

CMJ New Music Report 1224

November 11, 2011

Machine Head’s ‘Locust’ Plagues The Charts

Summer Camp Plays With Nail Polish, Releases New Video

Summer Camp Plays With Nail Polish, Releases New Video

November 11, 2011, By

Summer Camp put out a new video yesterday for a new song, “You Might Get Stuck On Me,” commissioned by 17 Cosmetics. The vid is part …

Mercury Prize Winner Speech Debelle Set To Release New Album

Mercury Prize Winner Speech Debelle Set To Release New Album

November 11, 2011, By

Two years after winning the Mercury Prize for her debut album, Speech Therapy, socially conscious rap rhyme spitter Speech Debelle returns with Freedom Of Speech, …

Cass McCombs – Humor Risk

Cass McCombs – Humor Risk

November 11, 2011, By

Cass McCombs has built a strange reputation for himself. That is, he doesn’t really have one, save for the one built on his music …

Criminal Records Avoids Closure

Criminal Records Avoids Closure3

November 10, 2011, By

Checking in with Criminal Records owner Eric Levin was a bit like a hospital visit. But, we’re happy to report CR is out of …

Funeral Details Announced For GWAR’s Cory Smoot

Funeral Details Announced For GWAR’s Cory Smoot

November 10, 2011, By

  On the morning of November 3 the members of the heavily costumed heavy metal band GWAR awoke to find guitarist Cory Smoot dead in his …

Daptone Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Fun And Stuff

Daptone Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Fun And Stuff

November 10, 2011, By

The traditional home of funk, soul and Motown has always been Detroit. Yet, in Bushwick, Brooklyn, there’s one hold-out, a genuine soul label: Daptone. …

Video Premiere: Quiet Americans “Be Alone”

Video Premiere: Quiet Americans “Be Alone”1

November 10, 2011, By

Mask owls and an expedition to the North Pole

Hip-Hop Trend: Fat Not Phat, Thin Is In

Hip-Hop Trend: Fat Not Phat, Thin Is In

November 10, 2011, By

The next time you hear a rapper talk about weight on the scale, it may be for a Jenny Craig commercial. Some of rap’s …