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Max Burgundy

Sonicbids Spotlight: Max Burgundy

May 20, 2011, By

Max Burgundy, a rapper born and bred in New York City, takes on the complexities of the world within his rhymes but refuses to forget …

Psychedelic Horseshit – Laced

Psychedelic Horseshit – Laced

May 20, 2011, By

Psychedelic Horseshit produced skeptics of its legitimacy ever since it coined the very term for its own genre—“shitgaze.” But the Columbus, OH, band managed …

May 19, 2011

Industry Wrap: May 19, 2011

May 19, 2011, By

LimeWire agreed last week to pay the RIAA and 13 major record companies—including Sony, Warner, Atlantic and others—$105 million, bringing an end to the five-year …

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Finally Set To Release New Album

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Finally Set To Release New Album

May 19, 2011, By

After four long years, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is back with a new album titled Hysterical, set to release in the States on September 20. …

Chilly Gonzales Releases Unspeakably Weird Music Video

Chilly Gonzales Releases Unspeakably Weird Music Video

May 19, 2011, By

Chilly Gonzales has unveiled the new music video “The Unspeakable Chilly Gonzales Video Medley” in support of his forthcoming album, The Unspeakable Chilly Gonzales, out …

EMA Delivers Debut And Summer Tour

EMA Delivers Debut And Summer Tour

May 19, 2011, By

Former Gowns member and critically acclaimed “Next Big Thing” EMA hits the road this July for a North American tour to promote her debut album, …

Austra – Feel It Break

Austra – Feel It Break

May 19, 2011, By

Toronto three-piece Austra has routinely been labeled “goth” in the press for its debut album, Feel It Break. As a description, it’s accurate enough. …

Blondie Announces Its Ninth Studio Album

Blondie Announces Its Ninth Studio Album

May 18, 2011, By

Veteran new wave band Blondie has announced its first studio effort in eight years, titled Panic Of Girls. Recorded mostly in Woodstock, NY, this is …

Cibo Matto Reflects On Reunion

Cibo Matto Reflects On Reunion

May 18, 2011, By

Cibo Matto ended its nearly 10-year absence from music with yesterday’s announcement of a reunion. The band’s return includes plans for a North …

Kathryn Calder Announces More Solo Dates

Kathryn Calder Announces More Solo Dates

May 18, 2011, By

New Pornographers member Kathryn Calder has announced a set of East Coast dates for the month of June. Calder has been out West playing in …

Z-Trip Announces Headline Dates With LL Cool J, De La Soul

Z-Trip Announces Headline Dates With LL Cool J, De La Soul

May 18, 2011, By

Revered DJ and mash-up pioneer Z-Trip is wrapping up his 14-month-long residency at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas to take his legendary live …

SebastiAn And M.I.A. Say “C.T.F.O.”

SebastiAn And M.I.A. Say “C.T.F.O.”

May 18, 2011, By

“C.T.F.O.,” the new cut from French electro artist SebastiAn‘s upcoming solo debut is a contradiction. On the chorus, a guesting M.…

Valentin Stip On Montreal, Canada

Scene Report: Valentin Stip On Montreal, Canada

May 18, 2011

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

Wise Blood Welcomes You To His “Penthouse Suites”

Wise Blood Welcomes You To His “Penthouse Suites”

May 18, 2011, By

Chris Laufman, the sample artist better known as Wise Blood, has released a bonus cut from his upcoming EP, These Wings, out on Dovecote in …

Eksi Ekso Debuts Fresh Sound With New Album and Tour

Eksi Ekso Debuts Fresh Sound With New Album and Tour

May 18, 2011, By

Boston post-rock group, Eksi Ekso (formerly On Fire) is hitting the road this summer to promote its new record, Brown Shark, Red Lion. The band …

Mia Doi Todd – Cosmic Ocean Ship

Mia Doi Todd – Cosmic Ocean Ship

May 17, 2011, By

Through a catalog spanning back to the late ’90s, Mia Doi Todd has spread herself out as an unassuming acoustic presence. Cosmic Ocean Ship is …