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Video Premiere/Q&A: 13 And God

Video Premiere/Q&A: 13 And God

March 29, 2011, By

The unusual combination of German experimental rock outfit the Notwist and Bay Area bred hip-hop group Themselves make up the experimental hip-hop/electronic collaborative 13 And …

Tom Morello Signs To New West For New Album

Tom Morello Signs To New West For New Album

March 29, 2011, By

Grammy winner and multi-platinum artist Street Sweeper Social Club with Boots Riley of the Coup. He has produced tracks across genres with Anti-Flag and P. …

Davila 666 Announces Tour, Releases Video

Davila 666 Announces Tour, Releases Video

March 29, 2011, By

Davila 666 has just released a new video in honor of its North American tour. Starting tonight, the group of Puerto Rican (fake) brothers will start …

Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Cotonou Club

Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Cotonou Club

March 29, 2011, By

While the sound of West African afrobeat music has been dominated by relatively few names on an international level, Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou has remained …

Bobby Releases Another Track Teaser From Debut LP

Bobby Releases Another Track Teaser From Debut LP

March 28, 2011, By

Bobby, the septet founded by Tom Greenberg and including Mountain Man‘s Molly Sarle in its ranks, has released a new track from its upcoming …

Soundset Festival Announces Lineup

Soundset Festival Announces Lineup

March 28, 2011, By

Soundset Festival has announced its full lineup for this summer. Highlights include Big Boi, De La Soul, Atmosphere and many others from the hip-hop and …

Circle Pit Is A “Slave” For “Honey”

Circle Pit Is A “Slave” For “Honey”

March 28, 2011, By

Australian garage-punk duo Circle Pit is releasing a new single via Hardly Art. Previously on Siltbreeze (where the band’s first LP was released last …

Vans Warped Tour Kickoff

Vans Warped Tour Kickoff

March 28, 2011, By

“You know, everyone’s always asking me, ‘What is punk?’ But I almost think that term should be retired and left to the greats.” These …

Ringing Hell’s Bells: Slayer And Rob Zombie On Tour

Ringing Hell’s Bells: Slayer And Rob Zombie On Tour

March 28, 2011, By

The forces of darkness are teaming up for a summer North American tour that is sure to melt faces and break hearts. Slayer and Rob …

Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – Belong

Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – Belong

March 28, 2011, By

Kip Berman’s heart has been broken, and he’s doing what any brooding indie-pop frontman would do to deal with it—he’s taken …

Video: Sleepy Rebels Peers Through The “Looking Glass”

Video: Sleepy Rebels Peers Through The “Looking Glass”

March 28, 2011, By

You’re more likely to recognize the work of the Sleepy Rebels from television than from the radio. The group’s songs have been used …

Oberhofer Lets It Bleed

Oberhofer Lets It Bleed

March 28, 2011, By

20-year-old Brad Oberhofer viciously strums his shimmering cerulean guitar without a pick. It’s a habit that leaves him super-gluing his fingernails to avoid sporting …

Buck 65 And The “Zombie” Apocalypse

Buck 65 And The “Zombie” Apocalypse

March 25, 2011, By

Straight from Nova Scotia comes Buck 65‘s hilarious new video for “Zombie Delight,” a song off of his most recent album, 20 Odd Years. Like the …

YACHT Docks In ‘Shangri-La’

YACHT Docks In ‘Shangri-La’

March 25, 2011, By

Synth-pop duo YACHT is releasing its next full-length, titled Shangri-La on June 21 via DFA. For this, the band’s fifth album overall (and second for …

NMR 1192/CMJ TV: Vijay Iyer’s Tirtha Topples Jazz

NMR 1192/CMJ TV: Vijay Iyer’s Tirtha Topples Jazz

March 25, 2011

Hey remember last week when Radiohead came a-swoopin’ onto the top of the charts? This week the band is still sittin’ pretty while lording over …

Cooper Thomson

Sonicbids Spotlight: Cooper Thomson

March 25, 2011, By

“My album is 100% bullshit free,” claims this week’s Sonicbids Spotlight artist. And no, he’s not the snarling lead singer of a big indie-punk …