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Against Me! Releases New Video

Against Me! Releases New Video

July 12, 2011, By

Florida punk-rockers Against Me! released the new music video for “Because Of The Shame,” the new single off of the White Crosses reissue out July 26. …

This Is The Best Video We’ve Seen In Ages

This Is The Best Video We’ve Seen In Ages

July 12, 2011, By

Australian musical Lothario Donny Benét just released a music video for the title track of his new album, Don’t Hold Back. Perhaps only …

Wiley – 100% Publishing

Wiley – 100% Publishing

July 12, 2011, By

U.K. grime king Wiley’s latest album, 100% Publishing, exists in a very un-American space—not un-American in a threat-level-orange, underwear-bombing terrorist-y way; just …

Grooms @ Death By Audio: July 9, 2011

Grooms @ Death By Audio: July 9, 2011

July 11, 2011, By

At Grooms‘ album release show in Brooklyn, NY, on July 9, DIY promoter Todd P may very well have plucked four people from the crowd at …

Girls Announces Fall Tour

Girls Announces Fall Tour

July 11, 2011, By

Last week, Girls announced its second full-length, Father, Son, Holy Ghost, out September 13 on True Panther Sounds. Now, the San Francisco quintet has revealed plans …

Pop Radical: John Maus Disrupts The Regime Of The Sensible

Pop Radical: John Maus Disrupts The Regime Of The Sensible

July 11, 2011, By

John Maus is standing in Manhattan’s expertly decorated, businessmen-filled Eventi Hotel wearing a loose-fitting parka in the middle of May. He’s fresh from …

Boris Announces Tour Dates, Releases Video

Boris Announces Tour Dates, Releases Video

July 11, 2011, By

The Japanese experimental rock icons of Boris have announced a headlining North American fall tour starting in October in San Luis Obispo, CA. The band …

Well, What Did You Expect? Vaccines To Tour U.S.

Well, What Did You Expect? Vaccines To Tour U.S.

July 11, 2011, By

British hype-rock band the Vaccines is going to headline a tour of these United States this September, bringing its concoction of poppy hooks and pretty …

Coheed And Cambria Bassist Arrested For Robbing A Pharmacy

Coheed And Cambria Bassist Arrested For Robbing A Pharmacy

July 11, 2011, By

Mike Todd, the bassist for New York alternative rock band Coheed And Cambria, was arrested on Sunday afternoon in Attleboro, MA. He was charged with …

Mogwai Creates An ‘Earth Division’

Mogwai Creates An ‘Earth Division’

July 11, 2011, By

The Scotland post-rockers of the Glasgow group Mogwai have put together an EP to ride on the coattails of their latest album, Hardcore Will Never …

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