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Front Bottoms Signs With Bar/None

Front Bottoms Signs With Bar/None

June 3, 2011, By

Six years after forming a band as students at Pascack Valley High School in Hillsdale, NJ, indie pop duo Front Bottoms has announced that it …

Grace Jones’ First U.S. Release In 22 Years Coming This Fall

Grace Jones’ First U.S. Release In 22 Years Coming This Fall

June 3, 2011, By

The iconic Grace Jones, who has been musically dormant for the past 22 years, is finally releasing the new album Hurricane in the U.S. on …

Tour Season In Bloom For Rosebuds

Tour Season In Bloom For Rosebuds

June 2, 2011, By

Indie rock/folk duo the Rosebuds, hailing from Raleigh, NC, sets out on tour this summer to promote its fifth album, Loud Planes Fly Low, …

Man Man @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg: June 1, 2011

Man Man @ Music Hall Of Williamsburg: June 1, 2011

June 2, 2011, By

The lights were dimmed for 10 minutes before gypsy punk-rock band Man Man appeared on stage at the Music Hall Of Williamsburg. That proved just enough …

Ume Preps For ‘Phantoms,’ Heads On Tour

Ume Preps For ‘Phantoms,’ Heads On Tour

June 2, 2011, By

Female-fronted indie garage-rock band Ume is finally releasing its second album, Phantoms, on August 30. The trio, made up of lead singer and guitarist Lauren Larson, …

OFWGKTA’s MellowHype Reworks ‘Blackenedwhite’

OFWGKTA’s MellowHype Reworks ‘Blackenedwhite’

June 2, 2011, By

MellowHype, the duo made up of OFWGKTA members Hodgy Beats and Left Brain, will officially release Blackenedwhite on July 12 on Fat Possum. This will be …

War On Drugs Releases New Album, Tours In August

War On Drugs Releases New Album, Tours In August

June 2, 2011, By

After canceling its European tour dates in February and March, Philadelphia indie-rock quartet the War On Drugs is set to fulfill its promise to bring …

Battles Bounces Back

Battles Bounces Back

June 2, 2011, By

Battles has had a rough year. Recording its second album, Gloss Drop, was a slow process for the experimental noise-rock group that wowed music critics …

Has-Lo Reaches His “Limit” In Exclusive Video Premiere

Has-Lo Reaches His “Limit” In Exclusive Video Premiere

June 2, 2011, By

CMJ has the latest video from Philly hip-hop artist Has-Lo. This video features the track “Limit” off of his In Case I Don’t Make …

Two Door Cinema Club Announces Fall Tour

Two Door Cinema Club Announces Fall Tour

June 2, 2011, By

The rock-pop Irish trio Two Door Cinema Club sets out on tour this fall in support of its debut album, Tourist History, to be released …

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – It’s A Corporate World

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – It’s A Corporate World

June 2, 2011, By

Daniel Zott and Josh Epstein teamed up in 2010 to form the Nascar suit-wearing, indie-pop playing duo known as Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. The Detroit, MI, …

Hudson Mohawke Prepares ‘Panthers’

Hudson Mohawke Prepares ‘Panthers’

June 2, 2011, By

Glaswegian producer and DJ Hudson Mohawke is finally releasing a follow-up to his 2009 full-length debut, Butter. His new EP, titled Satin Panthers, will be released …

Ximena Sariñana Goes English

Ximena Sariñana Goes English

June 2, 2011, By

Mexican singer, songwriter and keyboardist Ximena Sariñana is finally coming to North America, just in time for her first English-language single, “Different,” to be …

Dam-Funk, Steve Arrington @ Rocks Off Cruise: May 30, 2011

Dam-Funk, Steve Arrington @ Rocks Off Cruise: May 30, 2011

June 1, 2011, By

Most of us had already realized that there was air conditioning (and a buffet! Pulled pork!) on the lowest level of the Queen Of Hearts …

Is Tropical Goes Gore In New Video

Is Tropical Goes Gore In New Video

June 1, 2011, By

Last week, U.K. dance-pop trio Is Tropical released the music video for “The Greeks,” off of its upcoming debut, Native To. The video, which …

Vidulgi OoyoO On Seoul, South Korea

Scene Report: Vidulgi OoyoO On Seoul, South Korea

June 1, 2011

In Scene Report, musicians from all over the globe fill us in on what’s going on sonically in their hometowns. This week Vidulgi OoyoO …